Although annotations can be descriptive, they also include distinctive features about an item.
Annotations can be evaluative and critical as we will see when we look at the two major types of annotations.
You have just been given an assignment to write an annotated bibliography.
Before you begin, you need to know what exactly an annotated bibliography is and how to get started.
An annotation is more than just a brief summary of an article, book, Web site or other type of publication.
That is, the first line of the citation starts at the left margin, and subsequent lines are indented 4 spaces.
The author neglects to compare the reliability of the many wildlife databases with the single Bigfoot database, as well as other key issues; however in closing, the paper briefly mentions that many issues lie outside the scope of the short article.
Lozier's paper advises professionals in fields using ENM to carefully assess the source of the data on which the model is based and concludes that the distribution of rare species in particular is often over-reported to misidentification.
The annotation follows APA Style, the first line of every paragraph is indented.
[APA 6th ed., 8.03, p.229] In this study, the researchers examined if the Internet had affected public library usage in the United States.