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The annotated bibliography

In some units in the Faculty of Science you may be asked to write an annotated bibliography. Refer to your unit guide for specific instructions. The following information is provided as a general guide.

Your annotated bibliography should provide the reader with:

  • an informative title
  • a short introduction - introducing the topic and explaining the relevance of the selected articles to the topic
  • full details of each article covered, including author and publication details according to the referencing guidelines required for the unit
  • a brief summary of the aims of the research reported in each article
  • a brief summary of the conclusions of each article
  • an evaluation of the article's relevance to the topic.
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