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ENG 102, Stanko, Boyce: Dracula

This page will help you create your Dracula Annotated Bibliography
These resources may also be useful for other assignments and classes.

Dracula & Annotated Bibliography

What are scholarly sources?

  • The publication should be a scholarly journal not a newspaper or popular magazine.
  • The authors are scholars or professionals in the field and are normally affiliated with an educational institution or organization.
  • The article should have an abstract, citations and reference list.
  • Look for a phrases like “this study examines…” or “we did research to find…”
  • Articles are lengthy with few pictures.
  • Does not include any advertisements.

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Practice Article

Aikens, Kristina. "Battling Addictions in Dracula."

Annotating Sources

Parts of Annotation:

  • MLA Citation
  • Summary Paragraph
  • Assessment of Presentation Paragraph



MLA 9MLA style, developed by the Modern Language Association, is used for English, foreign languages and general topics. MLA requires parenthetical citations within the text and a corresponding bibliography or works cited list at the end of the paper. Copies of the MLA Handbook may be obtained through the campus libraries, check the library catalog for availability.


View our concise MLA Style handout (PDF) and the guide to citing in-text (PDF). 

MLA Guide

MLA in text citing


NoodleTools is an online tool for creating works cited lists. Use it with MLA, APA, or Chicago styles. It helps you create your citations, and generates your bibliography. Create folders and store citations for multiple projects.

CCAC provides NoodleTools to current students, faculty and staff.  Contact a librarian if you have any questions.    Show Me How Video

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Databases and Citations

Many of the Library Databases provide Citation assistance for the articles.  In the Tools area located on the Detailed Record page and the Article page, look for features like "Cite" or "Cite Now!"

Do a final check to make certain that the citation has correct formatting, punctuation, and content!

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