5. REVIEW THE MATERIALS
For each selection, write a summary and a critique of the source. First, summarise the main ideas of the content in your own words. Think about what the main arguments are, the topics covered, and the point the author is making. Next, evaluate the reliability and credibility of the source and assess the usefulness of the content. Consider these questions:
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6. WRITE THE BIBLIOGRAPHY (CITATIONS AND COMMENTS)
Sort your chosen resources into a logical order (such as alphabetically, informationally, or chronologically). The first part of an annotated bibliography entry is a correctly formatted full citation. Use the proper form of citations for the referencing style required (e.g. APA, Harvard, MLA) and be consistent. Position your summary and evaluation of the resource underneath the citation. Ask InfoHelp if you are unsure about the bibliographical format for an item.
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