Turabian (Chicago) Documentation Style

For a printable version of our Turabian Citation Guide, including rules and samples for notes and bibliographies, click here


General Guidelines

To see an example of a secondhand or indirect source, visit the Turabian Book Sources page and scroll to "One source quoted in another."


Information in this section is based on A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations, Seventh Edition, by Kate L. Turabian (Chicago: The University of Chicago, 2007). If your questions are not answered here, consult the complete Manual for Writers in Hunter Library’s Reference section (or in the WaLC) for more detailed information.


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