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The Future of Work - Psy 4696-04

Sources and search techniques to support projects in the capstone course The Future of Work Psy 4696-04 Spring 2024

AI tools and Literature Mapping

Generative AI tools like the ones below are great for overviews, outlines and keyword search ideas. These tools are generally not ready yet for reliable searching for a number of reasons. Rely primarily on databases.

Perplexity AI is a leading tool for scholarly sources.

Google Gemini AI    Microsoft Copilot AI

A key issue to consider is where a search tool is searching and quality vs.quantity of those sources.

Image of chart comparing the number of sources search tools cover


Literature mapping is another way to gather citations by using graphical organizers to see and find links between research papers..