Week 2 Research 2

Monday, June 20

Planners: Started Annotated Bib Project

Tuesday, June 21

  • Planners: first annotated bib entry
  • Finish discussing the Time magazine article from yesterday
  • MLA refresher: to create a bibliographic citation for a page on a website, you will need the following:
    • Author and/or editor names (if available)
    • Article or page name in quotation marks
    • Title of the Website, project, or book in italics.
    • Any version numbers available, including revisions, posting dates, volumes, or issue numbers.
    • Publisher information, including the publisher name and publishing date (if available).
    • Take note of any page numbers (if available).
    • Medium of publication will always be web.
    • Date you accessed the material.

Example:

Lundman, Susan. "How to Make Vegetarian Chili." eHow. Demand Media, n.d. Web. 6 July 2015.

The lecture we watched can be cited as follows:

Pearson, Susan. "Animals and Children First: A History of Humane Societies." Chicago Humanities Festival. Northwestern University, Chicago, IL. 7 November 2013. Web. 20 June 2016.

Wednesday, June 22

  • Planners: first annotated bib entry

Task for today:

  • When you are finished annotating the lecture, start looking at possible non-profits you might be interested in researching and supporting. When you have one identified, talk to me about it and then begin your research.

Remember, the lecture we watched yesterday can be cited as follows:

Pearson, Susan. "Animals and Children First: A History of Humane Societies." Chicago Humanities Festival. Northwestern University, Chicago, IL. 7 November 2013. Web. 20 June 2016.

Thursday, June 23

  • Planners: Second annotated bib entry

Task for today:

  • Choose and start researching your non-profit.
  • When you find a good, reliable source of information about your non-profit, take notes and complete and annotated bib entry for that source.
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