Here are some basic guidelines for ASA style citations. For more technical or specific questions, the ASA Guide has a solution for practically any situation you might encounter.
For in-text citations, ASA uses parenthetical citations in the form of (LastName Year:PageNumber)
Example: By 1911, according to one expert, an Amazon was "any woman rebel-which, to a lot of people, meant any girl who left home and went to college" (Lepore 2015:17).
For the Reference list it will be in alphabetical order based on author name.
Journal article note: many professors don't want the URL at the end even if you found it online, defer to their syllabus/assignment instructions or ask if you are unsure.
Format: Lastname, Firstname and Firstname Lastname. Year of publication. "Title of Article." Name of Publication Volume Number(Issue Number): page numbers of article. Retrieval date (URL/DOI if found online).
Example: Aseltine, Robert H., Jr. and Ronald C. Kessler. 1993. "Marital Disruption and Depression in a Community Sample." Journal of Health and Social Behavior 34(3):237-51.
Format: Lastname, Firstname and Firstname Lastname. Year of publication. Title of Book. Place of Publication: Publisher's Name.
Example: Bursik, Robert J., Jr. and Harold G. Grasmick. 1993. Neighborhoods and Crime: The Dimensions of Effective Community Control. New York: Lexington Books.
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