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"If we knew what it was we were doing, it would not be called research, would it?" Albert Einstein
Last Updated: Oct 31, 2016 URL: Print Guide

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Don't know which citation format to use?

The citation style to use is determined by your professor.

This is just a quick guide:

Business - use APA, Chicago or Harvard
Chemistry - use ACS
Communications - use MLA
Computing Science - use Chicago
Criminology - use APA or Chicago
Education - use APA
History - use Chicago or Turabian
Literature - use MLA
Music - use Turabian or Chicago 

  Psychology - use APA

  Sociology - use ASA


  Welcome! Research doesn't have to be painful!

Welcome to the North Georgia Technical College's guide to Writing and Citing. Use the tabs above to explore:
  • APA, MLA, and Chicago Manual of Style
  • Books from the NGTC online catalog iLink
  • eBooks
  • Plagiarism
  • Evaluating Websites.

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