How I Do Research | Scott H Young - Deepstash
Art of Doing Research

A major problem while doing research is that we tend to forget what we've read or where did you read it. 

  1. Some people use Zettlekasten which is a note-taking system

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How I Do Research | Scott H Young

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1. Beginning research

Experts always use the right words & you should too. They have chosen words carefully to point out minor distinctions in ideas.

Wikipedia is a good starting point to find the...

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2. Literature review

Once you've found the right keywords & some main papers, try to find reviews.

  • Literature reviews qualitatively review all the papers on a topic.
  • Meta-ana...

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3. Must-know tools for research

These are some of the essential things you should know:

  • Sci-Hub is helpful to get access to papers. Alternatively, emailing authors can give you access to papers, but it...

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4. Limiting Yourself

Once you gained some understanding in a field, follow citation trails

There will often be dozens of other papers cited and can result in an extensive reading list. Thus it ...

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Closing note -> Research is always open-ended

There is always something more to read which can potentially give you more insights on your topic

You will never reach a point that will tell you you're done.

Since, ...

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