"Annotations are descriptive and critical."
Three parts to an annotation:
Here is a list of some verbs you might find useful for referring to texts and ideas:
APA Formatting and Style Guide [The OWL at Purdue)
Provides a quick resource for citing references in papers using the 6th edition of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association.
A short guide to citing research in APA, MLA, and Turabian formats.
KnightCite Citation Service
Creates your citations for you. Developed by Heckman Library at Calvin College
Zotero is a free Mozilla Firefox extension that helps you collect, organize and cite your sources.
EndNote is a software program that facilitates the maintenance and storage of bibliographic citations, web resources and images; EndNote also makes it easy to share your citations with colleagues and students. Requires a separate software download and installation.