Evaluating a Collaborative IS to Support Systematic Literature Reviews and Systematic Mapping Studies


  • Thiago Prado de Campos Federal University of Technology – Paraná / Federal University of Paraná
  • Eduardo Filgueiras Damasceno Federal University of Technology – Paraná
  • Natasha Malveira Costa Valentim Federal University of Paraná




Systematic Literature Review, Systematic Mapping Study, Collaborative System, Software Evaluation, User Feedback


This article presents a study to evaluate the quality of the Porifera collaborative tool, which supports Systematic Literature Review (SLR) and Systematic Mapping Study (SMS) processes. The study revealed a high perceived usefulness and ease of use of the tool and identified points for improving the interface, such as user feedback and error prevention. The quantitative and qualitative results suggest that Porifera is a valuable tool for learning and performing collaborative SLR and SMS. Additionally, the article compares Porifera with other related tools, including a discussion on how these other tools were evaluated.


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Prado de Campos, T., Filgueiras Damasceno, E., & Malveira Costa Valentim, N. (2023). Evaluating a Collaborative IS to Support Systematic Literature Reviews and Systematic Mapping Studies. ISys - Brazilian Journal of Information Systems, 16(1), 8:1–8:33. https://doi.org/10.5753/isys.2023.2919



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