Chicago Manual of Style 17th edition (note) Referencing Guide
(updated Feb 2024)


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How to do citations in Chicago Manual of Style 17th edition (note) style?

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How do you cite a book in the Chicago Manual of Style 17th edition (note) referencing style? (2024 Guide)

A book citation in Chicago Manual of Style 17th edition (note) always includes the author name(s), the publication year, the book title, and the publisher. Here’s an example

Here’s an example book citation in Chicago Manual of Style 17th edition (note) using placeholders:
Last Name, First Name. Title. Edited by Editor First Name Editor Last Name. Edition. City: Publisher, 2000, City: Publisher, 2000.
So if we want to cite, for example, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” by Maya Angelou we’d do so like this:
Chicago Manual of Style 17th edition (note) citation:
Angelou, Maya. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. 1st ed. New York: Random House, 1969, New York: Random House, 1969.
And an in-text citation book citation in Chicago Manual of Style 17th edition (note) looks like this: Angelou, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.


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How to reference a journal article in the Chicago Manual of Style 17th edition (note) citation style?

How do you cite scientific papers in Chicago Manual of Style 17th edition (note) format?

A journal is a scholarly article that presents research from experts in a certain field. Here’s how to cite a paper in Chicago Manual of Style 17th edition (note)

Here’s a Chicago Manual of Style 17th edition (note) journal citation example using placeholders:
Author1 LastnameAuthor1 Firstname, and Author3 LastnameAuthor2 Firstname. “Title”. Container Volume, no. Issue (January 1, 2000): pages Used. https://doi.org/DOI.
So if we want to reference this scientific article: “Testing consumer preferences for iced-coffee: Does the drinking environment have any influence?” by C. Petit and J.M. Sieffermann in Chicago Manual of Style 17th edition (note):