How do I write an annotated bibliography?
Purdue's Online Writing Lab (Owl) Guide to Annotated Bibliographies explains the elements, purpose, and formatting.
Tutorial on annotated bibliographies (requires authenticating with your SDSUid and password).
- Define the purpose of annotated bibliographies.
- Identify the components of annotated bibliographies.
- Write a critical annotation.
Our "How to Cite Your Sources" guide has information on the various citation styles, so you can format the bibliography correctly.