WHAT IS AN ANNOTATED BIBLIOGRAPHY? An annotated bibliography is a list of citations to books, articles, and documents. Each citation is followed by a brief (usually about 150 words) descriptive and evaluative paragraph, the annotation.
This handout provides information about annotated bibliographies in MLA, APA, and CMS. Overview Below you will find sample annotations from annotated bibliographies, each with a different research project. Creating an annotated bibliography in APA style The Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association 6th edition (APA Manual) is kept behind the IRC Desk on the Ground Floor.
This example is based on the APA style guide, but your instructor might give you other formatting instructions. on APA Style: The annotated bibliography consists of two elements o Citation in current APA style format o Annotation The annotation will follow the citation on the next line.
There is not an extra spacedouble spacing is used throughout. Sample Annotated Bibliography in APA Style (Based on Publication Manual, 5th ed. 2001 and APA Style Guide to Electronic References, 2007) Karin Durn, Ph. D. karin. [email protected] edu Sample Annot. Biblio APA The following annotated bibliography is one possible, general example. An Annotated Bibliography is a working list of referencesbooks, journal articles, online documents, websites, etc.
that you will use for an essay, research paper, or project. However, each reference citation is followed by a short summative andor evaluative paragraph, which is called an annotation. apa example of combination annotated bibliography: taken from center for information on language teaching and the english teaching information center of the british council's bibliography. Morris, Joyce M. (1959). An annotated bibliography is a list of references either from websites, journals, articles or books that one uses in essay papers, assignments or projects.
A short evaluative or summative paragraph follows the reference citation and is known as an annotation.