There are certain things regarding the completion of this part, which have to be carefully considered. First of all, before getting down to work, you will have to find and process a large number of relevant sources and decide which ones fit your topic and, therefore, should be selected for your project. Taking advantage of the Internet, one may easily access the myriad of sources without a need to go to the library. However, more often than not, such accessibility of information does not guarantee that the information presented is trustworthy.
That is to say, you cannot know for sure if the facts presented, or the claims made by an author are accurate. Hence, you may retrieve materials only form the credible websites, which offer only reputable materials. One more problem is that the information available yesterday may not be available today. Nonetheless, the Internet is always up-to-date, so can always find there the most recent research works.
At this very time, do not neglect the importance of libraries as they have copies of rare academic journals and books, which are not available online. You may find there a database of textbooks, journal articles, newspaper articles, magazines features, reports, etc. But the most relevant sources for writing the literature review are the journal articles, and you will have to, first of all, observe the most recent publications related to your field of study.
It is also important to determine the most convenient way for processing the literature. It is recommended to summarize each source separately, reference it accurately, and after that, group the sources thematically.
One has to pay particular attention to the paper format required. Each educational facility has its own preferred formatting style. Thus, make sure to check which one you have to use before starting this chapter and always cite each reference in the process of writing as it will facilitate the completion of the reference list.