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Sociology: Home


This is a guide to some of the most important electronic resources in the field of Sociology. Email or phone the subject specialist for more information and assistance.

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Applied social science methodology
Introducing sociology

Citing References - APA

APA (American Psychological Association) style is one of the common citation styles for referencing:

  • APA Style Guide from Purdue Online Writing Lab
    The resource provides the American Psychological Association (APA) citation and format style. It contains resources on in-text citation and the References page, as well as APA sample papers, slide presentations, and the APA classroom poster.
  • You may also read the Citation style recommendations / guidelines for other disciplines from the University.

Welcome to the Subject Guide for Sociology



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Faculty Liaison Librarian (Social Science)

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Bernice Chan
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The Chinese University of Hong Kong

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