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EndNote and NVivo for Literature Review: Queries


In NVivo you can create Queries that find specific words or words that occur most often in your sources

NVivo 12 Guides:

Text Search

A Text Search query will find all the occurrences of a word, phrase, or concept in the project.

  • Explore the use, context or meaning of a word or a phrase
  • Find out how often a word or a phrase is used in the different sources in your project
  • Code selected word or phrases automatically

NVivo 12 Guides:

Word Frequency

Find the most frequently occurring words or concept in your sources, annotations or nodes.

You can use the Word Frequency Queries to:

  • Identify particular themes
  • Create Nodes with frequently occurring words or concepts
  • look for exact words or include synonyms

NVivo 12 Guides:

Charles Sturt University acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands on which its campuses are located, paying respect to Elders, both past and present, and extend that respect to all First Nations Peoples.

Charles Sturt University is an Australian University, TEQSA Provider Identification: PRV12018. CRICOS Provider: 00005F.