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ACS Style icon ACS Style (American Chemical Society)
ACS Style Guide, 3rd ed.: REF 808.06654 A187
ACS Style Guide: Ch. 14

AMA Style icon AMA Style (American Medical Association)
AMA Manual of Style, 10th ed.: REF 808.0666 AM35
AMA Style Guide (Univ. of Washington)
Variations for American Dietetic Association Style

APA Style icon APA Style (American Psychological Association)
APA Publication Manual, 6th ed.: REF 808.06615 P96AP
Mahoney Library Guide to APA Style, updated 07/2008
APA: Spelling for Electronic Media Terms

ASA Style icon ASA Style (American Sociological Association)
ASA Style Guide, 3rd ed.: REF 808.027 Am35
ASA Quick Style Guide for Students

Chicago/Turabian Style icon Chicago/Turabian Style
Chicago Manual of Style, 16th ed.: REF 808.027 C432
Chicago-Style Citation Quick Guide

MLA Style icon MLA Style (Modern Language Association)
MLA Handbook, 7th ed.: REF 808.027 M685s
Mahoney Library Guide to MLA Handbook, 7th ed.

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