Writing a Literature Review

Created by Kian Ravaei, Taylor Harper

Affiliated with UCLA?

If you are affiliated with UCLA and would like to receive certification of completion for this workshop, be sure to Log in and Enroll in WI+RE's Bruin Learn site before completing this workshop.

Not affiliated with UCLA?

No problem! All of our workshops and activities are open access and freely available to all! Enjoy the activities!

About this workshop

Awards and Recognition


Kian Ravaei, Taylor Harper


Whitney Arnold, Janet Goins, Fernando Gomez, Leigh Harris, Christine Holten, Caitlin Meyer, Nisha Mody, Shannon Roux, Doug Worsham, April Zhou, Renee Romero

Learning Outcomes

  • Recognize key components of a literature review
  • Identify a knowledge gap in previous research and express how you can address the gap
  • Organize sources effectively and logically