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Sociology Research Guide

APA Resources

APA Quick Guide - The SHU Library's own citation reference guide on the most commonly cited resources is based on the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 7th Edition, and provides examples for both in-text citations and reference lists

Purdue OWL APA (7th Edition) - This guide from Purdue University's Online Writing Lab is one of the most popular and comprehensive free online guides on writing and citing in APA style 

Publication manual of the American Psychological Association : the official guide to APA style.

Citation Management Software

Citation Management tools are highly recommended to students. The library recommends Zotero, but others such as Mendeley also include free versions and  are popular in the Health Sciences.

Zotero Download  - Download the Zotero software now

Zotero Tutorial - Get you started using Zotero.

Citation Help

Visit our Citation Help page for additional resources on APA and other citation styles.