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American Sociological Association Style Guide

American Sociological Association (ASA) Style Guide

Article Spans More than One Journal Issue

(ASA Style Guide 2022 section 4.3.2 p. 60, and appendix p. 130)



(Author1 Last name, Author2 Last name, and Author3 Last name Year of publication:Page number)


(Burns, Machado, and Corte 2015:183)



Author1 Last name, First name, Author2 First name Last Name, and Author3 First name Last name. First year of publication-Last year of publication. "Title of Article," parts 1-number. Title of Journal (italicized) Number volume:Page numbers; Number volume:Page numbers, More page numbers.


Burns, Tom R., Nora Machado, and Ugo Corte. 2015-2016. "The Sociology of Creativity," parts 1-3. Human Systems Management 34(3):179-199; 34:263-286; 35(1):11-34.

Links to Full Record: 
Part I
Part II
Part III

Helpful Hint

If the author has a middle name, it is included after their first name.

In ASA there are no spaces between the volume number, issue number, and page numbers. Make sure that none are there when you are finished.