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Evidence Synthesis and Advanced Reviews


Evidence Synthesis Institute

Funded by the Institute for Library and Museum Services (IMLS), the Evidence Synthesis Institute for Librarians is aimed at library staff supporting evidence syntheses in topics outside of the health sciences. Jointly coordinated by librarians from University of Minnesota, Cornell University, and Carnegie Mellon University, there will be 6 total institutes starting in spring 2021.

Cornell University Library Evidence Synthesis Service

Review Types

Search Methods

Standards for Conducting 

Methodological Expectations of Campbell Collaboration Intervention Reviews (MECCIR)

JBI Manual

Standards for Reporting 


PRISMA Statements 

Resources for Conducting Systematic Reviews or Meta-Analyses

Resources for Conducting Scoping Reviews 

Resources for Conducting a Synthesis of Qualitative Research

Resources for Quality Assessment and Critical Appraisal

Systematic Review Software