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AAA Style Guide

This is the official style of the American Anthropological Association (AAA). The style is based on the Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition), but it has a few unique features.

ACS Style Guide

The American Chemical Society (ACS) style is used by students and researchers in the field of chemistry.

AMA Style Manual

The American Medical Association (AMA) style is used for scholarly writing about medicine, health, and other subjects in the sciences.

APA Style Manuals & Guides

The American Psychological Association (APA) style is used by students and scholars in the social sciences, especially in the fields of psychology and sociology.

ASA Style Guide

The American Sociological Association (ASA) style is used for scholarly writing in sociology.

The Bluebook

The Bluebook is utilized by law students and law practitioners.

Chicago Style Manuals & Guides

The Chicago Notes & Bibliography style is used by students and scholars in the humanities; the Chicago Author-Date style is used by students and scholars in the physical and social sciences.

CSE-CBE Style Manual

The Council of Science Editors (CSE) style is used by students and researchers in the sciences. This citation style, was formerly put out by the Council of Biology Editors (CBE).

MLA Style Manuals & Guides

The Modern Language Association (MLA) style is used by students and scholars in the humanities.

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