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Library Instruction: Active Learning : ENG1020-SHAW


Scenario: You have to write a short paper for a media communications class on the topic of how gender and race impact media representation.


You also need to include an Annotated Bibliography, so choosing credible sources is incredibly important.


Don't worry - here's a sample Annotated Bibliography that will walk you through how to compare your sources to each other in MLA format. But first, let's make sure the sources below are credible.


Using the ABCD criteria on your handout, work with your team to score the source you are assigned.

Is your source credible?

Pro-Tip: Each team evaluates ONE of the following sources:

Source 1

Source 2

Source 3

Source 4

Source 5

Source 6


To take the Information Literacy Module, click here.

MLA Sample Annotated Bibliography

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