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Citing Sources: Style Links & Samples

Style Links and Samples


Full Name

Typical Use   

Style Guide

APA American Psychological Association Psychology

Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association

BF76.7 .P83 2010 (RESERVES)

AAA American Anthropological Association Anthropology

Online at: AAA Style Guide

ACS American Chemical Society Chemistry

ACS Style Guide
QD 8.5 .A25 1997 (RESERVES)

Guide to Citing in ACS Style (online examples)

ASA American Sociological Association Sociology

American Sociological Association Style Guide

HM73. A54 2007 (RESERVES)

Chicago Chicago Manual of Style

History; Art; Other Social Sciences

The Chicago Manual of Style
(click link for online version)
Z253. U69 2010 (RESERVES)
GSA Geological Society of America Earth Sciences Online at: Geological Society of America Style Guide
MLA Modern Language Association


Other Humanities

MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers
LB2369. G53 2009 (RESERVES)

Primary and Archival Sources

For primary sources and archival material.

Citing Nontraditional Sources

Citing Web sources, Images, Sound, Maps, Charts, Captions


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