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Citation Styles

ASA Style Guide

The M.D. Anderson Library keeps print copies of the latest ASA style manual at the Service Desk (1st floor).

ASA Style Help Online

Provided by Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL)

Quick Guide: Reference List

SOURCE TYPE EXAMPLE
BOOKS Author Lastname, Firstname Middlename. Year. Title of Book. City of Publication: Publisher.
PRINT JOURNAL ARTICLES

Author Lastname, Firstname Middlename. Year. "Title of Article." Title of Journal Volume       Number(Issue Number):pages.

ELECTRONIC JOURNAL ARTICLES RETRIEVED FROM AN ONLINE DATABASE Author Lastname, Firstname Middlename. Year. "Title of Article." Journal Title Volume       Number(Issue Number):pages. (Retrieved from Database Name on Month Day, Year).
WEBSITES* Author Lastname, Firstname Middlename. Year. "Title of Webpage." Retrieved Month Day,       Year (http://www.webaddress.com/full/url/).

*Provide as much information as you have available.

Helpful Handouts

Reference these handouts for additional examples of ASA style formatting, including in-text citations and reference lists.