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Library Reference Sources
The Chicago Manual of Style by
Call Number: Z253 .U69 2010
Publication Date: 2010-08-01
The Chicago Manual of Style is available for library use only.
A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations by
Call Number: LB2369 .T8 2007
Publication Date: 2007-04-15
Kate Turabian's manual on Chicago Style, the 7th edition. There are two copies of this book. One in the reference area that is for library use only. The other is part of the circulating collection and can be checked out for three weeks. You will need an active CUNY ID.
A Pocket Style Manual by
Call Number: PE1408 .H26 2012
Publication Date: 2011-11-24
Three copies are available at the second floor reserve desk. They are for a two hour loan period. You will need an active Hostos ID to check them out.
The Purdue OWL
This site, produced by Purdue University, includes resources that can help students with research, the writing process, formatting papers, and creating citations in MLA, APA, and Chicago.
The Chicago Manual Style Online
The Chcago Manual Style website includes information on preparing a paper, citing, frequently asked questions, and a forum. Unfortunately, a subscription is required to access the electronic version of the CMS.
Library of Congress Citing Primary Sources
The Library of Congress includes information and examples of how to cite an electronic primary source, particularly from its own collection, American Memory.
Handouts and Sample Papers
Chicago Style Template and Examples
This handout includes templates showing required information and citation examples for various types of resources. Courtesy of EasyBib.
Chicago Sample Paper 1
This sample paper narrates the different steps in preparing a paper in Chicago Style. From Diana Hacker.
Chicago Sample Paper 2
This sample paper narrates the different steps in preparing a paper in Chicago Style. From The Purdue OWL.