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Annotated Bibliographies

How to compile an annotated bibliography. Questions? Email

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Learn to create an annotated bibliography

This guide walks you through the steps you need to take to create your annotated bibliography:

  • Search - Find sources on your topic.
  • Cite - Create correctly formatted citations for your sources.
  • Annotate - What to include when you write the annotations for your sources.
  • View Examples - See examples of annotations in social science, humanities, and science.
  • Get Help - Get individual help with your research 

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For additional guidance on annotated bibliographies, try these resources: