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ENG 102, Stanko, Boyce: Scholarly Sources & Annotations

scholarly sources & annotations

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.

Annotating Sources

Parts of Annotation:
MLA Citation
Summary Paragraph
Assessment of Presentation Paragraph

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Practice Article

Aikens, Kristina. "Battling Addictions in Dracula."
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