Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
While some article databases offer ASA formatting for citations, these are NOT ALWAYS ACCURATE OR COMPLETE!
If you use an online tools to generate citations, please double check their accuracy against the "ASA Style Guide" or other sources linked from this guide.
UNK Writing Center
Assistance with all writing projects, including help with citing sources, is available at the Writing Center, which is part of the Learning Commons located on the Library's 2nd floor.
Appointments are recommended and may be scheduled in-person or by telephone at 308-865-8905.
Click here for more information about the Writing Center's services.
The ASA Style Guide
Copies of this book, also referred to as the "ASA Style Guide," are located at the Reference Desk (Library main level) for in-library use only.
Helpful Resources on ASA Style
Purdue OWL: Formatting in Sociology (ASA Style)
A free guide to ASA style, developed by Purdue University's Online Writing Lab. Note that this link goes to In-Text Citations. For formatting your reference list, you will need to use the tab title "Reference Page Formatting".
Mendeley is a free reference manager and academic social network. Cite as you write, and read and annotate your PDFs on any device.
A free Firefox add-on for storing citations and generating bibliographies in ASA and numerous other formats.