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Citation Style Guides
Be sure to use the citation style specified by your instructor. Most sociology classes use the APA style guide.
See our guide on Citing Data.
Citation Guides by
Call Number: Online resource
Links to reputable websites with online style guides for APA, ASA, MLA, and Chicago style. Also includes information on citation management software (i.e, EndNote).
Citation Management Programs
Keep a personal database of books, journal articles, websites, and other resources with a citation management program. These programs will help you organize and keep track of resources as well as automatically format citations.
Zotero is a free open-source online reference management tool. It works as an extension with the Firefox internet browser.
EndNote is a reference manager software program that allows you to collect and organize your references and to create bibliographies.
Don't plagiarize! Familiarize yourself with the rules with these resources: