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This guide provides basic information on the citation formats used in the Chicago Manual of Style. More detailed information is available in the print copies of the Chicago Manual of Style as referenced on the Home page of this LibGuide.


Welcome to the BGSU Chicago Manual of Style LibGuide.

Here you'll find information about citing books, periodicals, newspapers, and electronic materials. There are additional types of sources that you might be interested in citing, and for those sources we recommend referring to the Chicago Manual of Style. For the most up to date information, you can also refer to the Chicago Manual of Style Online (linked below).

NOTE: The examples in this LibGuide are color coded to make it easier to compare similar elements in the examples. The footnotes, endnotes, and bibliographic entries in your paper should not be color-coded.

Chicago Manual of Style 17th edition

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