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Style Preferences by Department

Below is a list of generally preferred citation styles by department. You should always ask your professor if he or she has particular citation style preferences. Information on accessing style guides is available in the "Citing Sources" section of the library's subject guides. The Writing Center's writing resources page also provides useful resources.
 

Africana Studies Chicago or MLA - Ask Your Professor
American Studies Ask Your Professor
Anthropology AAA Style Guide and Chicago
Art and Art History Chicago
Asian Studies Chicago or MLA - Ask Your Professor
Biochemistry/Molecular Biology Ask Your Professor
Biology Lab Reports for Biology - Hamilton College
Chemical Physics ACS Style Guide
Chemistry ACS Style Guide
Cinema and New Media Studies Ask Your Professor
Classics and Ancient Civilizations Chicago or MLA - Ask Your Professor
Communication APA
Computer Science ACM LaTeX Style Guide
Dance and Movement Studies MLA
Economics Chicago
Education Studies Chicago
Environmental Studies Ask Your Professor
French and Francophone Studies MLA
Geoarchaeology Ask Your Professor
Geosciences Geological Association of America Style Sheet
German MLA
Government Chicago
Hispanic Studies MLA
History Chicago
Latin American Studies Ask Your Professor
Literature and Creative Writing MLA
Mathematics Ask Your Professor
Medieval and Renaissance Studies Chicago or MLA - Ask Your Professor
Middle East and Islamic World Studies         Ask Your Professor
Music Ask Your Professor
Neuroscience APA
Philosophy Chicago
Physics AIP Style Manual
Psychology APA
Religious Studies Chicago
Russian Studies Ask Your Professor
Sociology ASA Style Guide and Chicago
Theatre MLA
Women's Studies Chicago

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