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Gerstein Science Information Centre

Knowledge syntheses: Systematic & Scoping Reviews, and other review types

General

Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses

Courses:

Meta-Analysis:

Scoping Reviews

Rapid Reviews

Realist Reviews

Mapping Reviews

  • Cooper I. D. (2016). What is a "mapping study?". Journal of the Medical Library Association : JMLA, 104(1), 76–78. https://doi.org/10.3163/1536-5050.104.1.013\

  • Miake-Lye, I. M., Hempel, S., Shanman, R., & Shekelle, P. G. (2016). What is an evidence map? A systematic review of published evidence maps and their definitions, methods, and products. Systematic Reviews, 5(1). doi: 10.1186/s13643-016-0204-x
  • Peterson K, Feldt R, Mujtaba S, Mattsson M. Systematic Mapping Studies in Software Engineering, in 12th International Conference of Evaluation and Assessment in Software Engineering (EASE), 2008.  

  • Petticrew M, Roberts H. Systematic Reviews in the Social Sciences: A Practical Guide. 2006. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing. 

Umbrella Reviews