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A MANUAL FOR WRITERS OF RESEARCH PAPERS — also known as “Turabian”— is the gold standard for college and graduate students in virtually all academic areas. An introduction to Chicago-style formatting and citation generation, the manual aids students in clear writing, citing, and research practice. At the heart of Turabian is the idea that, no matter the format, the foundations of good research remain the same: to do it carefully, present it clearly and accurately, and follow academic standards for citation, style, and format.
Turabian Citation Quick Guide - Online
Go to the online version for the latest edition of the Turabian Citation Quick Guide. NOTE: The full Turabian Manual for Writers is not available online and is only available in print!
A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations by
Call Number: LB2369 .T8 2018
Publication Date: 2018-04-16
When Kate L. Turabian first put her famous guidelines to paper, she could hardly have imagined the world in which today's students would be conducting research. Yet while the ways in which we research and compose papers may have changed, the fundamentals remain the same: writers need to have a strong research question, construct an evidence-based argument, cite their sources, and structure their work in a logical way.
Footnote / Endnote
In this system, sources are cited in numbered footnotes or endnotes. Each note corresponds to a raised (superscript) number in the text. Sources are also usually listed in a separate bibliography. This system is very flexible and can easily accommodate a wide variety of sources.
Bibliography / Works Cited