As researchers, we all know how important it is to have a clear understanding of the literature in our field. This is where Litmaps comes in. Litmaps is a literature mapping tool that helps you visualize, expand, and communicate your literature research expertise.
Litmaps Key Features
- A Litmap shows the relationships between the articles in your collection in the form of connecting lines which trace the citations for you. You can visualize the connections between articles and see how they relate to each other.
- Litmaps offers basic and advanced discovery tools. With Litmaps Free, you can access basic discovery tools, whereas Litmaps Pro gives you the ability to search with a higher level of fidelity, allowing you to filter your search results by author, date, and keyword.
- You can use your mouse to pull the articles around to tell whatever story makes sense to you. You can create groupings or subsets of articles in different colors to help tell your research story.
What We Like About Litmaps
It allows you to customize your Litmap and create groupings or subsets of articles in different colors to help tell your research story.
What We Dislike About Litmaps
The search function can be a bit finicky, and it can take some time to get the results you are looking for.