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HIST 491 Race, Sex, & Slavery in Early America -- Professor Cathy Adams: Citing Sources with CMS/Turabian

Turabian and CMS

                          Turabian Quick Guide    Chicago Manual of Style Online    Chicago Manual of Style (OWL)

Example Bibliography and Footnotes

NOTE: In the Turabian manual, the Bibliography/Note style is covered in Chapters 16 and 17, starting on page 144.  Chapters 18 and 19, which give examples of the Author-Date style, should be avoided unless your professor advises you to use them.

Checklists

Before handing in your research paper, look closely at your footnotes and bibliography. Ask yourself these questions:

1. For every article, do I have all of these elements?

an author

"an article title in quotes"

a journal title in italics

a volume number

a year

page number(s)

2. For every book, do I have all of these elements?

an author

a title in italics

a publisher

a place of publication

a year

3. For every essay or book chapter, do I have all of these elements?

"an essay title in quotes"

an author

a book title in italics

an editor

a publisher

a place of publication

a year

page numbers

 

Example journal article

Footnote:

Bibliography entry:

 

Example book with translator

Footnote:

Bibliography entry:

 

Example essay from a book (an edited collection)

Footnote:

Bibliography entry: