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History: Citations

This subject guide was created to showcase library resources for history research.

Chicago Style

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The Chicago Manual of Style

The Chicago Manual of Style, 17th Edition

Copies are available at the Main Campus Library Research Center and for limited checkout at Circulation.





Additional Resources

Other Helpful Resources:

Chicago Style Online Quick Guide Notes Bibliography: Official Chicago Manual of Style website with common citation examples in Notes-Bibliography Style.

Chicago Style Online Quick Guide Author Date: Official Chicago Manual of Style website with common citation examples in Author-Date Style.

Chicago Style Q & A: Helps clarify confusing questions on a  variety of topics.

Turabian Style: Official online quick guide. 

Bibliographies, Footnotes and Endnotes

Purdue OWL: Easy-to-use citation resource. Provides rules and examples.

Purdue OWL Chicago Guide: Covers basics of in-text citation, reference list rules and more.

Citing Artificial Intelligence

How do you recommend citing content developed or generated by artificial intelligence?: This Q&A from the Chicago Manual of Style Online offers guidance on how to cite generative AI in Chicago style. 

Citing Social Media

Purdue OWL: Citing Web Sources: This guide from Purdue OWL covers how to cite various social media posts and comments.

Additional Citation Examples

University of Maryland Chicago Style Library Guide: Contains a lot of useful examples.

The Zen of Citations

The Zen of Citation chart that includes several steps.

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