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SOCI 4321/5321: Sociology of Racial/Cultural Minorities

Library resources for presentations and papers. Including ASA citation and formatting information.

ASA Citation Style

Dr. Kunz requires that you use ASA citation for your paper. The 4th edition of the ASA Style Guide is available at the Research & Access Desk. This ASA Quick Style Guide is a 2 page PDF focusing on in-text and reference list formatting.

Basic Book Format

Author(s). Year of publication. Title of Book: Italicized and Capitalized. City, State: Name of Publisher.

Basic Journal Article Format

Author(s). Year. "Title of Article: Headline Style Capitalization." Journal Title: Italicized and Headline Style Capitalization. Volume #(Issue #):inclusive page #s.

Further Information

ASA style also has specific rules for how author names are handled, in-text citation, and electronic resources.

Other Helpful Citation Resources

Helpful links

OWL (Online Writing Lab (Purdue University) - American Sociological Association Style
Includes short discussions on quotations, references, notes, and general paper format and manuscript writing style.
ASA Style - Cal State Library
Summary of manuscript formatting, in-text citation, and reference list formatting