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A collection of resources for faculty and undergraduate and graduate nursing students.

Library Workshop: Searching for Literature

JBI Critical Appraisal Tools - Checklists


JBI Reviewer's Manual

See the Appendices in each chapter for checklists for each tool.

Download PDF version of the current version 2020

Matrix Method Resources


PRISMA (Preferred Reporting Items for Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses) is an evidence-based minimum set of items for reporting in systematic reviews and meta-analyses.

PRISMA Statement

You can find information about the PRISMA checklist and flow diagram directly from the PRISMA website.

Looking for a copy of the checklist or the flow diagram?

Follow these links to download a copy of the checklist here, or get a copy of the flow diagram here.

Using EndNote for Systematic Reviews

The literature review in N520 requires students to use EndNote to organize and review journal articles. These video tutorials show how to set up EndNote to do this.

1. EndNote Web for Literature Reviews - Demonstrates how to set up EndNote and use it for literature reviews.

2. Manual export/import for use when direct export isn't working in EBSCOhost.

3. Sharing EndNote Groups with others.

See the EndNote Guide for more information on using various EndNote functions.