VCU Libraries

Research Guides

How to Conduct a Literature Review (Health Sciences)

Overview of how to get started writing a health sciences literature review.

Your Librarian Can Help!

Research and Education Librarians can provide online or in-person assistance with:

  • Your literature review search
  • Using a citation management tool
  • Curriculum-integrated instructional sessions for courses at all degree levels
  • Classroom sessions and workshops to promote research skills

Your Library Liaison

Community Health Education Center
 

Dana L. Ladd
Community Health Education Center Librarian

(804) 628-2429
dlladd@vcu.edu

School of Allied Health Professions

Talicia Tarver
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 827-2095‚Äč
tatarver@vcu.edu

School of Dentistry

Erica Brody
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 828-2004 
ebrody@vcu.edu

School of Medicine

John Cyrus
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 828-1881 
cyrusjw@vcu.edu

School of Nursing

Roy Brown
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 828-1592 
rebrown2@vcu.edu

School of Pharmacy

Rachel Koenig
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 827-1150

rakoenig@vcu.edu

Tompkins-McCaw Library Collections

Karen Gau
TML Collections

(804) 828-0638
gaukh@vcu.edu

VCU Health

John Cyrus
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 828-1881 
cyrusjw@vcu.edu 

VCU Health Nursing
 

Roy Brown
Research and Education Librarian

(804) 828-1592 
rebrown2@vcu.edu