A bibliography is a list of sources including books, journals, websites, periodicals, etc. that one has used for researching a topic.
An annotation is a summary and/or evaluation.
An annotated bibliography includes a summary and/or evaluation of each of the sources.
Purdue OWL is a valuable source where you can find out more about annotated bibliographies, and see examples. You can find links to examples in the menu on the left side of the screen.
Take a look at a really good video about annotated bibliographies from UMUC Libraries.
Sample entry for a journal article taken with permission from
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