21 Annotated Bibliography

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Annotated Bibliography: Assignment What is an annotated bibliography? An annotated bibliography is a list of sources in a specific style (MLA, APA, or Turabian) with a paragraph under each source that summarizes and evaluates the sources. The purpose of an annotated bibliography is to collect and evaluate the sources for a particular area of study. In addition, it helps to ensure that the sources are in the appropriate format. Usually, the annotated bibliography has more sources than those that might be used in a paper. The audience for a bibliography is experts with various levels knowledge about specific issues. What does it look like? The genre conventions of an annotated bibliography include elements in three areas: The overall format, the individual citation, and the annotation. The overall format is shown in figure 1. Fig. 1 An example of MLA annotated bibliography, but the format is the older edition The individual citations should strictly follow a specific style guide. For this assignment, you
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2011 for the course ENG 295 taught by Professor Danettepaul during the Winter '11 term at BYU.

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