Departments' Citation Styles

Citation Styles and Style Manuals Used by Different Departments at Limestone


Art: MLA

Biological, Physical, and Earth Sciences: APA

Business, Economics, and International Studies:  either MLA or APA

Chemistry:  the guide "Scientific Reports," which appears on the website of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Computer Science:  APA

Criminal Justice:  APA

Elementary Education: APA

History and Geography:  Mary Lynn Rampolla's sixth edition of Pocket Guide to Writing in History

(This style guide uses the notes and bibliography system set forth by the seventh edition of The Chicago Manual of Style and Kate L. Turabian's seventh edition of A Manual for Writers.)   

Math: no specific style guide

Music: MLA   

Philosophy:  MLA, Turabian, Chicago, or APA (Students choose which one.)

Physical Education: APA

Psychology: APA

Social Work Program:  APA

Supplemental text: third edition of Writing with Style: APA Style for Social Work by Lenore T. Szuchman and Barbara Thomlison

Theatre Arts: MLA