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Hum 1020 (Cairns) - Research Paper: Chicago Examples & Resources

A guide to research assignments in Professor Cairns' Intro to Humanities class at Osceola.

APA Citation Manual

Using Chicago Style

Chicago Style Citation Guide taken from The Chicago Manual of Style Online Website (

The notes and bibliography style is preferred by many in the humanities, including those in literature, history, and the arts. This style presents bibliographic information in notes and, often, a bibliography. It accommodates a variety of sources, including esoteric ones less appropriate to the author-date system.

 Book with One Author

Pollan, Michael. The Omnivore’s Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals. New York: Penguin, 2006.

Book with Two or More Authors

Ward, Geoffrey C., and Ken Burns. The War: An Intimate History, 1941–1945. New York: Knopf, 2007.

Book with No Authors

The World of Learning. 47th ed. London: Europa, 1997..  

Print Journal Article

Weinstein, Joshua I. “The Market in Plato’s Republic.” Classical Philology 104 (2009): 439–58.

Online Journal Article

Weinhold, Bob. “The Future.” Environmental Health 120, no. 7 (July 2012). A272-A279. Academic Search Complete (AN 77667456).

Web Site

Google. “Google Privacy Policy.” Last modified March 11, 2009.

 If your citation carries down to a second line, make sure to indent the second line one tab.

See the manual and Citation Resources for more examples.