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Sociology: Cite Sources

This guide is intended to help Moorpark College students learn about a variety of resources for conducting research in sociology

Print Writing Manuals Available in the Library

American Sociological Association Style Guide
Call number: Ref. HM569 .A54 2010

A Guide to Writing Sociology Papers
Call number: HM585.G78 2008

The Sociology Student Writer's Manual
Call number: HM585 .S638 2010

Help with APA

Online Style Guides

American Sociological Association (ASA) Style Guide 
Guide for how to cite references using the American Sociological Association style.

American Sociological Association

OwL Purdue Online Writing Lab - Formatting in Sociology (ASA)


Help with MLA

Below are links to websites which offer advice on citations. You should always check your MLA Manual. 

Purdue OWL (Online Writing Lab) (MLA 8th edition)

Moorpark College Library MLA Citation Guide (MLA 8th edition)