Skip to Main Content

Literature Review: Home

The Literature Review and Scoping Review information guides list a starting resources on designing and conducting a literature review. This information guide also provides information on collaboration and authorship of reviews with librarians. 



Dr. Tmanova, MLIS, MS, DVM
Research Librarian, Darnall Medical Library
Assistant Professor in Radiology and Radiological Sciences
F. Edward Hébert School of Medicine


Literature Review Consulting (LRC) 

Darnall Medical Library offers a literature review consulting & authorship to GME post-graduate trainees on discovery of new knowledge in published literature and integration of the research knowledge to discover convergence and solve real-world problem. 

Dr. Tmanova initiated the Literature Review Consulting (LRC) to enhance GME post-graduate trainees involvement in academic research to enhance the quality of literature reviews and publication during their training. Researchers are offered support in conducting literature reviews: literature review, rapid review, state of art review, chapter review, and scoping review. LRC expanded and formalized a scoping review research support to WRNMMC researchers and GME trainees by including the scoping review among other reviews supported by LRC. Scoping review is a new pilot project introduced to LRC. 

WRNMMC GME post-graduate trainees and researcher are supported through consulting in planning a literature review and co-authoring reviews with researchers. The consulting includes literature review methodology, search design, critical appraisal, synthesis, writing, and publication. 

Literature Review and Scoping Review guides offer a key information resources to start a literature review.

Consulting on literature review planning is following: 

Authorship of literature review is following:  

Disclaimer: The appearance of hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by the Department of Defense, Defense Health Agency of non-U.S. Government sites or the information, products, or services contained therein. Although the Darnall Medical Library, WRNMMC may or may not use these sites as additional distribution channels for Department of Defense information, it does not exercise editorial control over all of the information that you may find at these locations. Such hyperlinks are provided consistent with the stated purpose of this website.

Darnall Medical Library | Walter Reed NMMC | Building 1, Room 3458 | 8955 Wood Road | Bethesda, MD 20889 | 301-295-1184/85 | Open Monday-Friday, 0700-1630

After-hours access to the library is available to WRNMMC Staff via the CDO at 301-295-4611.