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Children's Literature: Annotated Bibliography

A guide to library and web resources about Children's Literature.

What is an Annotated Bibliography?

The annotated bibliography is much like a Works Cited page, except each entry also contains a brief summary. You'll want to gather your sources, create a Works Cited list in alphabetical order, then under each citation provide a summary and evaluation of that source.

Purdue's Online Writing Lab (OWL) does a very good job of describing the Annotated Bibliography. Read about it here.

Examples of Annotated Bibliography