Remember that paper, including your list of sources, must be in APA format, and you MUST cite your reference in the body of the paper using APA in-text citation format. A source is any paper or article that you will reference in your paper.
So in summary, here are the research paper requirements:
2 peer-reviewed resources (articles or papers) (1 may be from your annotated bibliography assignment)
Paper MUST address: How Information Technology (IT) promotes getting people who are affected by policies involved in the policy-making process. Cite specific examples.
Cited sources must directly support paper (i.e. not incidental references)
At least 500 words in length (but NOT longer than 1000 words)