An annotated bibliography is a list of citations to books, articles, and other resources. Each citation is followed by a brief summary, or annotation (100-200 words). The purpose of the annotation is to inform the reader of the relevance, accuracy, and quality of the sources cited.
Some questions you might ask/answer of each resource you use as you prepare your annotated bibliography include:
To create your annotated bibliography, compile all of your sources alphabetically in Chicago style format. Then analyze and write an annotation after each source on your list.
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