Christopher Taylor is an Adjunct Assistant Professor of English at Austin Community College in Texas. Here's an example of a complete Web citation: Cross, Vanessa. How to Cite Sheet Music in Chicago Style According to the Chicago Manual of Style, 16th edition, cite sheet music the same way as you cite books. In the footnotes and endnotes: 6. If you later move the citation it refers to, the footnote will be moved and renumbered automatically. By contrast, for many classic literary works you will have to familiarize yourself with how a work is customarily cited.
There are two types of referencing styles in Chicago: 1. For help with these formatting rules, please watch the video above. The footnote should be indicated using a superscript number the little number that appears on top of a letter. Note: This post assumes you are using the notes-bibliography system. If you do not know anything about the author, and cannot find any information, it is best to say where you found the source and why you believe it is credible and worth citing. Include publication information, then close with the page number where the material you quoted or paraphrased appears.
Endnotes, on the other hand, are less intrusive and will not interrupt the flow of your paper. Introduction, afterword, foreword, or preface: Scott R Sanders, introduction to Tounchstone Anthology of Contemporary Creative Nonfiction: Work from 1970 to Present, ed. In the bibliography, citations should be listed alphabetically by author's last name. In the bibliography: Last name, First name. If the footnote is not at the end of a sentence, skip only one space after it. Carol Lasser and Marlene Merrill, eds. If your sources are very important to your ideas, you should mention the author and work in a sentence that introduces your citation.
How to Cite Print Magazines in Chicago Style In the footnotes and endnotes: 12. Microsoft Word will automatically add a superscript note number at the end of the sentence and create a matching footnote area at the bottom of the page. If you want your reader to read your notes right away, footnotes are more likely to get your reader's attention. If there is more than one of any given contributor, include their full names in the order they appear on the source. Although published in 2010, Daily's work provides a jumping-off point for research in this area.
These footnotes and endnotes acknowledge the different sources used in the work. Your footnote might look something like this: Reginald Daily, Timeless wikiHow Examples: Through the Ages Minneapolis: St. Edited book Gary Kornblith, ed. Sometimes you may be asked to include these -- especially if you have used a parenthetical style of citation. The superscript number will appear in the text automatically. Volume in a Multivolume Work James McPherson, Ordeal by Fire, vol. This is the last piece of information included in a website citation.
You must create your own username and password using the school account. In the footnotes and endnotes: 5. Indent five spaces on the first line of each footnote. Generally, you should use the same font for your entire paper rather than using several different fonts. Stevenson Papers, Box 310, Seeley G.
Same name in a single-author source and a multi-author source: If you have a source by a single author, and a multi-author source that starts with the same author's name, then the single-author citation will come first in the alphabetization. In addition, an e-mail address belonging to an individual should be omitted, unless given permission by its owner. In the bibliography: Shohat, Ella and Robert Stam. Separate multiple citations with semi-colons. When citing a source more than once, use a shortened version of the footnote.
Creating Your Citations in Chicago Style As mentioned, when you're following The Chicago Manual of Style, you'll be required to create a list of all sources used on your paper. Turabian , A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, 21. Olaf Press, 2010 , 115; but see Mary Beth Miller, The wiki Revolution New York: New Tech Press, 2018 , 48. How to insert footnotes Microsoft Word makes it very easy to insert footnotes, following these simple steps: 1. Reginald Daily, Timeless wikiHow Examples: Through the Ages Minneapolis: St. The basic format of a citation thus includes an author, title, and publication information. While the basic information included in a citation is almost always the same, different style guides have slightly different formats.
A numbered footnote indicator can be repeated throughout a resolution or an entire section or set of resolutions as necessary. Citing online sources Generally, follow the same principals of footnotes to cite online sources. But often you can just tag this information onto the beginning or end of a sentence. Smith, Audoin-Rouzeau, and Becker, 44. You can also use the abbreviation cf.
The words of the quote or idea in your paper will be followed by a number written in superscript meaning it is smaller than and set a little higher than the surrounding text. Its inclusion in the provisional agenda of the seventy-second session is subject to any action the Assembly may take on it at its seventy-first session. In some papers, you'll want to discuss several books or articles written by the same author. Olaf Press, 2010 , 115. Write your bibliography page before placing footnotes.