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IDIS 4004: IDIS Capstone Seminar Non-Education (Diakite)

Creating an Annotated Bibliography

This presentation covers what an annotated bibliography is and the process of creating one. The accompanying handout provides a basic checklist. The focus is on uding APA style format.

Citation Styles

There are numerous citation styles. Which one you use often depends on the discipline.

  • APA is generally used for citing Psychology, Criminal Justice, Communication, Education and Behavioral Sciences.
  • MLA is generally used for citing English, Art, Music and the Humanities.
  • Chicago/Turabian is generally used for citing History and the Social Sciences.

Below are links to additional resources for these three most commonly used citation styles: