Quick Guide

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Quick Guide
Note: Chicago/Turabian does not include Accessed date if there is a publication date.

Book

Chicago/Turabian: Last, First M. Book. City: Publisher, Year Published.
Example: Carley, Michael J. 1939: The Alliance That Never Was and the Coming of World War II. Chicago: Dee, 1999.

Chapter/Anthology

Chicago/Turabian: Last, First M. “Section Title.” In Book/Anthology, edited by First M. Last, Page(s). Edition ed. City: Publisher, Year Published.
Example: Melville, Herman. “Hawthorne and His Mosses.” In The Norton Anthology of American Literature, edited by Nina Baym, 5-25. 3rd ed. New York: Norton, 1989.

Magazine

Chicago/Turabian: Last, First M. “Article Title.” Magazine Title, Month Date, Year Published.
Example: Pressman, Aaron. “Bottom Fishing in Rough Waters.” BusinessWeek, September 29, 2008.

Newspaper

Chicago/Turabian: Last, First M. “Article Title.” Newspaper Title (City), Month Date, Year Published.
Example: Campoy, Ana. “Gasoline Surges in Southeast After Ike.” The Wall Street Journal, September 23, 2008.
*Note: Only include (City) if it is not in the title. Do not include if the newspaper is well known or nationally published.

Journal

Chicago/Turabian: Last, First M., and First M. Last. “Article Title.” Journal Title, Series, Volume, no. Issue (Month Date, Year Published): Page(s).
Example: Bharadwaj, Parag, and Katherine T. Ward. “Ethical Considerations of Patients with Pacemakers.” American Family Physician 78 (2008): 398-99.

Website

Chicago/Turabian: Last, First M. “Article Title.” Website Title. Month Date, Year Published. Accessed Month Date, Year. URL.
Example: Satalkar, Bhakti. “Water Aerobics.” Buzzle.com. July 15, 2010. http://www.buzzle.com.

Online Database (Journal)

Chicago/Turabian: Last, First M. “Article Title.” Journal Title, Series, Volume, no. Issue (Month Date, Year Published): Page(s). Accessed Month Date, Year. URL.
Example: Ahn, Hyunchul, and Kyoung-jae Kim. “Using Genetic Algorithms to Optimize Nearest Neighbors for Data Mining.” Annals of Operations Research 263, no. 1 (2008): 5-18. Academic Search Premier.
*Note: Only include URL if it is stable. If no stable URL, use database name instead.

 

 

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