Foundations for Graduate Study in Business Activity 6: Preparing an Annotated Bibliography
Overview• Purpose – Learn how to read a Scientific Paper – Learn how to write an Annotated Bibliography.• Time Required – 9 to 11 hours • Readings • Preparing an annotated bibliography
Assignment- Readings• How to read a scientific paper: – http://www.wikihow.com/Read-a-Scientific- Paper – http://www.biochem.arizona.edu/classes/bioc 568/papers.htm• Annotated bibliography example with sentence-by-sentence explanation: – http://www.lc.unsw.edu.au/onlib/annotated_bi b.html
Assignment- Readings - Continued• How to prepare an annotated bibliography: – http://www.canberra.edu.au/studyskills/writing/bibliogr aphy – http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/614/01/ – http://olinuris.library.cornell.edu/ref/research/skill28.ht m – Northcentral Writing Center>Writing Handbook>Conducting Research>Cataloging with an Annotated Bibliography
Assignment- Readings - Continued• Two scientific papers: – Lai, I. W., & Lam F. S. (2010) – Kozub, R. M. (2010).
Graded Assignment• Create a 2-3 page double-spaced annotated bibliography for the two readings: Lai, I. W., & Lam F. S. (2010) and Kozub, R. M. (2010).• Deadline: 11:59:59 AZ time Sunday – http://www.worldtimebuddy.com/
Tips• Spread the work out and give yourself sufficient time• Review how to read a scientific paper: 1) the annotated material in syllabus, 2) links provided• Review annotated bibliography example link and other links provided
Tips - Continued• Read the two scientific papers Lai, I. W., & Lam F. S. (2010) and Kozub, R. M. (2010).• Review the annotated bibliography examples and links for what annotated bibliography contains – What is the purpose of the study in your own words? – What are the findings from the study ? – What are the limitations of the study? – What are some future research ideas?
Tips - Continued• Reread the two scientific papers and highlight information required for annotated bibliography• Draft annotated bibliography• Reread the two scientific papers and edit annotated bibliography for accuracy and proper APA formatting
Grading• Your instructor has 4 days (until Thursday) to grade and give you feedback on your Foundations work.