Bibliographic Details

On compiling an annotated bibliography / James L. Harner.

Author / Creator Harner, James L.
Edition 2nd ed.
Imprint New York : Modern Language Association of America, 2000.
Description vii, 44 p. ; 22 cm.
Language English
Subject Bibliography -- Methodology.
English literature -- Bibliography -- Methodology.
English literature -- Abstracting and indexing.
Bibliography -- Methodology.
English literature -- Bibliography -- Methodology.
Reference works.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record
ISBN 0873529790 (pbk.)
Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. 42-44).
Table of Contents:
  • Some Preliminaries
  • Is there a need for this bibliography?
  • Do I have the temperament and qualifications to do the work?
  • Do I have the necessary resources to complete (and, with an electronic bibliography, maintain) the project?
  • Am I willing to publish updates and corrections?
  • Organization of an Annotated Bibliography
  • Prefatory matter
  • The entries
  • The index
  • Planning Your Research
  • Compiling the Entries
  • Identifying scholarly works
  • Obtaining works
  • Writing the entries
  • Using a Computer to Prepare Your Manuscript
  • Final Editing
  • Indexing
  • Writing the Prefatory Matter.