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Sociology 101: Writing and Citation Help

Principles of Sociology

Citing Your Work

APA Citation Style  (American Psychological Association) style is most commonly used to cite sources within the social sciences. 

Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association offers an authoritative and easy-to-use reference and citation system and comprehensive coverage of the treatment of numbers, metrication, statistical and mathematical data, tables, and figures for use in writing, reports, or presentations.


Writing Center




Resources you can copy from the Writing Center website

2007 Word MLA Research Paper Formatting Directions

Methods for Correcting Run-Ons

MLA - Works Cited Example

Procrastination handout

Proofreading for Students

Recognizing and Correcting Fragments and Run-ons