Learning Objectives

3-1: What is a synthesis of literature, and how does it relate to action research?

3-2: What resources are available for searching for information?

3-3: What processes can be used to effectively search for information for a synthesis of literature?

3-4: What are different types of literature that can be read? Is there a recommended process for reading a research article?

3-5: How can I organize and summarize information as I collect it?

3-6: How do I organize a synthesis of literature?