This guide is intended to help you with your upcoming bibliography assignment where you will find 8 sources pertaining to:
At a minimum, your 8 sources must have:
You can download the actual assignment below:
For this assignment, I would recommend using Schewe Library's Multi-Database Search (on the library's homepage).
I would recommend searching your country (or big cities in your country) as SUBJECTS and your issue and/or the person/community involved with the issue as TITLES. This should get you a variety of relevant scholarly (and other types) of articles. See below for an example of how a search like this might work:
If you are looking for books pertaining to your chosen country (or issue, or persons/communities), consider using either the Schewe Library catalog (for books in this library) or the I-Share Catalog (for a wider selection of books held in other libraries).
When looking for Internet resources about your country (or issues and groups relating to your country), you could try a Google search like the below:
The intitle: forces Google to search for the connecting word in the title of the webpage. The (brackets) keep terms together. If you want to search for more scholarly/academic content on Google, consider adding the filetype:PDF command to your search, which forces Google to only search for PDF documents like the search below:
In your bibliography, you will need to cite your sources in the MLA style. You can get help with citation using the "Cite A Source" icon on Schewe Library's homepage.
3 of the 8 resources in your bibliography have to be evaluated and/or annotated. Below you will find a handout discussing what an annotated bibliography is and how to make one.