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Abstracts, Literature Reviews, and Annotated Bibliographies: Abstract Guides & Examples

A guide to writing abstracts, annotated bibliographies, and literature reviews

How to Write an Abstract with Examples

Dos and Don'ts of Abstract Writing

DO:

Define any acronyms or abbreviations used, such as names of tests, etc.

Be as concise as possible.

DO NOT:

Use quotations (paraphrase instead).

Write in the first person.