Sample Annotated Bibliography in MLA Style

An excerpt from a sample annotated bibliography done in MLA style is shown below: For more assistance with MLA Style, see the Rosen Research Guide on MLA Citation Style, or

*Sample Annotated Bibliography in MLA format - Oviatt Library

This handout provides information about annotated bibliographies in MLA, APA, and CMS.

Creating an annotated bibliography in MLA style

When writing any form of academic research paper that requires research you are expected to list out the various works that you have used to conduct that research. This can take the form of a reference page or bibliography. At times however you will be expected to do so much more, an MLA annotated bibliography requires you to also add either a short summary or a review of the work that you have used during your research and to write your annotated bibliography in MLA format. This lets the reader see that you have actually conducted in depth research and understood related works within the field of your paper; it also allows them to see which research has had the most impact on your work.

Sample Annotated Bibliography in MLA Style

An annotated bibliography is often required in written assignments; however, many people are not familiar with the formatting required. In this screencast and tutorial, I demonstrate the steps required to create an annotated bibliography in proper MLA format using Microsoft Word.

Summary: This handout provides information about annotated bibliographies in MLA, APA, and CMS.
This handout provides information about annotated bibliographies in MLA, APA, and CMS.

Online Resources - Sample Annotated Bibliography in MLA, APA, and

As you can see now, bibliographies and annotations are really a series of organized steps. They require meticulous attention, but in the end, you’ve got an entire testimony to all the research and work you’ve done. At the end of this handout you’ll find examples of informative, indicative, evaluative, combination, telescopic, and paragraph annotated bibliography entries in MLA, APA, and CBE formats. Use these examples as your guide to creating an annotated bibliography that makes you look like the expert you are!

This handout provides information about annotated bibliographies in MLA, APA, and CMS.

Typed up Annotated bibliography in MLA format

This handout will explain why annotated bibliographies are useful for researchers, provide an explanation of what constitutes an annotation, describe various types of annotations and styles for writing them, and offer multiple examples of annotated bibliographies in the MLA, APA, and CBE/CSE styles of citation.

Sample Annotated Bibliography in MLA Style (7th ed., 2009) Karin Durán, Ph.D

How to Do an Annotated Bibliography in MLA

If you have conducted your own research and have your lists of references then our writers can also work on this to produce your annotated bibliography in MLA format according to your needs. They can also edit your self produced document to ensure that it is correctly formatted and free of errors.