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Social Work Guide

Guide and help center for students and researchers in social work at FIU.

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Remote access for FIU alumni to electronic databases is restricted or disallowed because of licensing and contractual agreements with vendors. However, you may visit the FIU Libraries after graduation to use the databases onsite or remotely utilize the open access resources listed in the guides below.

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"The purpose of a systematic review is to sum up the best available research on a specific question. This is done by synthesizing the results of several studies. A systematic review uses transparent procedures to find, evaluate and synthesize the results of relevant research. Procedures are explicitly defined in advance, in order to ensure that the exercise is transparent and can be replicated." (Campbell Collaboration: What is a Systematic Review?)