Consider using bibliographies to identify information sources to use in
your academic assignments.
lists of sources about a specific topic (Revolutionary War) or
more general subject area (American Literature).
annotations (summaries) of the sources which help you to determine
whether or not to pursue the actual source
Bibliographies can save you a lot of time in that
someone else has done the work of gathering many sources about
your topic in one place
some bibliographies are very selective, that is the bibliographers
believe the items included are the very best sources on the topic
some bibliographies are written with the goal that sources
included will be owned by a lot of libraries
When using a bibliography, remember that you must
Bibliographies can be identified through
If you have trouble identifying a bibliography on your