This guide is intended to cover only the Notes and Bibliography system.
For each type of source in this guide, both the general form and a specific example will be provided.
The following format will be used:
Information on citing and several of the examples were drawn from The Chicago Manual of Style (17th ed.).
Formatting Your Paper
For Chicago Style publication, pay close attention to the formatting guidelines.
e.g., Peter Holman, The History of the Raj: Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries (New York: Dorset Press, 1996), 18.
Tip: Use the footnote feature of your word processing software to help format your notes.
e.g., 1. Barton Glick, The Dirt of Babylon (New York: Prudence, 2010), 15.
2. Glick, The Dirt, 15.
NOTE: The 17th edition of Chicago Style no longer supports the use of "ibid." for repeating citations. Please use the subsequent note form.