Welcome to the Companion Website

Welcome to the companion website for Systematic Approaches to a Successful Literature Review, 2nd Edition by Andrew Booth, Anthea Sutton and Diana Papaioannou. The resources on the site have been specifically designed to support your study.

For students:

  • Exercises
  • Answers to exercises
  • Review Protocol Template
  • Weblinks


About the book:

Showing you how to take a structured and organized approach to a wide range of literature review types, this book helps you to choose which approach is right for your research. Packed with constructive tools, examples, case studies and hands-on exercises, the book covers the full range of literature review techniques.

New to this edition:

  • Full re-organization takes you step-by-step through the process from beginning to end
  • New chapter showing you how to choose the right method for your project
  • Practical guidance on integrating qualitative and quantitative data
  • New coverage of rapid reviews
  • Comprehensive inclusion of literature review tools, including concept analysis, scoping and mapping

With an emphasis on the practical skills, this guide is essential for any student or researcher needing to get from first steps to a successful literature review.


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