An annotated bibliography is a list of citations, documents, and resources that a researcher complies while undertaking a research project
Students are often asked to produce an annotated bibliography as a part of the research for a course. A professor may assign an annotated bibliography in order to...
Professors may mandate a certain number of citations in an annotated bibliography. At Hampshire, professors will likely ask students to produce an annotated bibliography both for courses and as a part of their Division III projects.
Annotated bibliographies are also a powerful research process for students to develop on their own. Annotations help map research projects. The bibliography and analysis function as a structure to for the development of a paper, instillation, or presentation. Annotated bibliographies are a tool that graduate students and academics use to organize their research.