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Quick Guide to Referencing: Chicago examples

A quick referencing guide for Pathways & Learning Support students or anyone interested in common referencing style basics

Chicago examples

Examples of a book citation:  

in-text footnote example:

...the essence of Game of Thrones is about power.1

footnote example (bottom of the page):

1.     Steven Benedict Dyson,  Otherwordly Politics: The International Relations of StarTrek, Game of Thrones, and Battle Star Galactica (Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press, 2015), 8.

bibliography example

Dyson, Steven Benedict.  Otherwordly Politics: The International Relations of StarTrek, Game of Thrones, and Battle Star
             Galactica. 
Baltimore: John Hopkins University Press, 2015

 

Below are examples of three different resource types (books, web sources and journal articles).

We have included a pdf so that you can download both the reference list and in-text examples.  The downloaded pdf can be saved or printed.  It may be useful to have it next to you when you are working on your assessments.

Chicago reference list and in-text referencing