How to cite a Website in American Sociological Association

Use this template to cite a Website in the American Sociological Association citation style.


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Citation Guide: Website in American Sociological Association
Reference a Website in American Sociological Association

How do you cite a Website in the American Sociological Association referencing style?

Here’s an example Website citation in American Sociological Association using placeholders.
Template:
Author1 LastnameA. F. and Author2 LastnameA. F. 2000. “Title.”. Retrieved September 20, 2021 (https://www.example.com).
So if we want to cite, for example, this link
https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083
on The Guardian website we’d do so like this:

American Sociological Association website citation:
Tran, M. 2008. “Barack Obama To Be America’s First Black President.”. Retrieved September 20, 2021 (https://www.theguardian.com/world/2008/nov/05/uselections20083).
Citing websites and links in American Sociological Association is much easier with the Citationsy Chrome Extension And an in-text citation website reference in American Sociological Association looks like this:
(Tran 2008)

Frequently Asked Questions — American Sociological Association Website Referencing

How do I cite a Website in American Sociological Association?

You can very easily reference a Website in the “American Sociological Association” referencing style by using the guide above as your guideline.

Is there a way to automatically cite a Website?

How do you reference a Website in American Sociological Association?

The American Sociological Association reference for a Website is done by several different rules — please see the example on this page.

How do you in-text reference a Website in American Sociological Association?

An in-text reference for a Website in American Sociological Association is done like this:
(Author1 Lastname and Author2 Lastname 2000)
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