Developing your literature review is a creative process. How you approach organising references and writing is specific to your individual style and technology preferences. There are a range of tools and software applications that you can use to make your literature review process more efficient over time.
Before embarking on your literature review journey, however, it is recommended to map out your workflow and get your tools (if you choose to incorporate any) organised. This section will offer you a suggested workflow for your literature review, including the use of software to manage your references, annotate, explore and cite them.