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Citations & Style Guide

Information and resources on how to cite references correctly.

APSA Style

​Style Manual of the American Political Science Association, based on the Chicago Manual of Style. Used by many American political science journals.


UNT Librar​y Catalog:

APSA Style Manual for Political Science


Additional Resources:

Guide to APSA Style Basics, available from the Meriam Library at the California State University, Chico, includes a summary of APSA style and a smattering of sample citations. [PDF format requires Adobe Reader.]

APSA Style: Print and Electronic Sources, available from the Albert S. Cook Library at Towson University, provides examples of citations in APA style.

APSA Documentation, available online from The Writing Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, provides examples of citations and bibliographies in APSA style.

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