The most common citation styles at TCC are APA, MLA, and Turabian / Chicago Manual of Style. Always check with the instructor to find out which style to use.
APA is used primarily in Psychology, Sociology, Business, Education, and the Sciences.
MLA is used primarily in English and the Humanities.
Turabian / Chicago Manual of Style
Turabian / Chicago is used primarily in History and Economics.
Associated Press Style (AP)
When writing for any journalism or communication-related mediums, such as news and magazine writing, it is common to use AP Style.
American Medical Association (AMA)
Council of Science Editors (CSE)
[Formerly Council of Biology Editors] examples from Penn State University Libraries
The Style Manual for Political Science (APSA)
Washington, DC: American Political Science Association, 2002. examples from Saint Mary's University
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