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African American Studies: Citing Sources

This guide will lead you to print and electronic resources in African American Studies.

MLA Citation Style

MLA (Modern Language Association) is used by researchers in English and Languages. It is also the most popular general citation style at the College of Charleston.

MLA Pages from Other Universities

These are both good sites offering not only citation examples, but also, inserting parenthetical references properly.

APA Style

Two disciplines consistently use the APA Style--Psychology (!) and Education.

CSE (CBE) Citation Style

Chicago Manual of Style

History is the main department using the Chicago Manual of Style. It should be noted Turabian is an undergraduate version of the Chicago Manual.

Other University of Chicago Style Sites