Sample of an apa format annotated bibliography
Click on the link above in the Media box to download the pdf handout, APA Sample Paper. Please click here to download the requested pdf. This material may not be published, reproduced, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributedwithout permission. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our terms and conditions of fair use. Each citation is followed by a brief (usually about 150 words) descriptive and evaluative paragraph, the annotation. The purpose of the annotation is to inform the reader of the relevance, accuracy, and quality of the sources cited.ANNOTATIONS VS.
ABSTRACTSAbstracts are the purely descriptive summaries often found at the beginning of scholarly journal articles or in periodical indexes. Some annotations may address all three of these steps. An Annotated Bibliography is a working list of references—books, journal articles, online documents, websites, etc.—that you will use for an essay, research paper, or project.