Using, citing, and documenting sources

Consult these handouts on how to use the main documentation and citation styles. You can also view the links under Writing Skills and Research Skills for specific guidance on those subjects. When referring to a website, ensure that the information is up to date and reflects standards on the most current edition of each style guide. Official handbooks for the main style guides are available for purchase from the following websites: American Psychological Association (APA), American Sociological Association (ASA), The Chicago Manual of Style Online, Modern Language Association (MLA).
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