Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

The Industry Researcher’s Guide to Effective Literature Searching

A guide designed for industry researchers

Other guides from IFIS Publishing

If you are undertaking a large research project, you may want to check out the IFIS Publishing Best Practice in Literature Search guide, which is aimed at literature searching as the basis for a literature review which needs to be comprehensive, unbiased and systematic.  You will find the guide, including translations, here:  Guides BY SUBJECT - LibGuides at IFIS

Best practice webinar videos

This is a growing playlist of past webinars on topics related to best practices in literature searching in the sciences of food and health.

You are also welcome to sign up for upcoming webinars here:  Register for Best practice in literature searching (