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ENG 111: College Composition I (OER-LO)

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Annotated Bibliography on Fracking OR Offshore Drilling

In this assignment, you will learn how to evaluate and select the most relevant sources for your research assignment on fracking or offshore drilling. You will also learn how to cite and summarize your research sources. In order to compile your research in an organized way, you will complete an annotated bibliography. An annotated bibliography is a collection of information about the sources that you intend to use for a research project. The bibliography is like a works cited list, except that each citation is followed by an annotation paragraph that includes a summary and evaluation of the source.

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Argument Research Essay

Writing a fully developed essay that incorporates research and clear organization prepares you to write successful college essays.  

  • Develop an effective 3-4 page (750-1000 words) Argument Research Essay on fracking or offshore drilling using your revised outline.
  • Include a strong introduction for your essay as well as a strong conclusion
  • Make sure your essay is in MLA format and uses proper in-text citations.
  • Include proper source citations listed in a separate Works Cited after the 3-4 pages of text.

For more information, please refer to the assignment information in your Canvas course.