Notes-Bibliography : Turabian/Chicago

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Resource type Turabian Note format Turabian Bibliography entry

Book, multiple authors

3. Larry K. Gaines and Roger LeRoy Miller. Criminal Justice in Action. (Belmont, Calif.: Wadsworth/Thomson Learning, 2003), 23.

See Rule 17.1 on page 162.

Gaines, Larry K., and Roger LeRoy Miller. Criminal Justice in Action. Belmont, Calif.: Wadsworth/Thomson Learning, 2003.

See Rule 17.1 on page 162.

Reference book article

6. Erich Goode, "Drug Legalization." in Encyclopedia of Crime and Punishment, ed. David Levinson (Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 2002), 2:559-65.

See Rule 17.1.8 on page 177-79.

Also see rule 17.5.3 on page 191.

Goode, Erich. "Drug Legalization." In Encyclopedia of Crime and Punishment, edited by David Levinson, Vol. 2, 559-65. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 2002.

See Rule 17.1.8, p.177-79.

Also see rule 17.5.3 on page 191.

Newspaper article, no byline/author

4. "A counselor's resounding cry, even from her hospital bed: Go directly to college," The New York Times, December 28, 2005.

(Either headline or sentence style capitalization is acceptable for the article title, as long as it is consistent within the paper.)

See Rule 17.4 on page 187.

Normally cite newspaper articles only in notes, not bibliography.

See Rule 17.4 on page 187.

Magazine article

7. Claudia Kalb, "The Therapist as Scientist," Newsweek, March 27, 2006, 50.

See Rule 17.3 on page 185.

Kalb, Claudia. "The Therapist as Scientist." Newsweek, March 27, 2006.

See Rule 17.3 on page 185.

Journal article

12. Jerry Fodor, "How the Mind Works: What We Still Don't Know," Daedalus 135, no. 3 (Summer 2006): 89.

See Rule 17.2 on page 181.

Fodor, Jerry. "How the Mind Works: What We Still Don't Know." Daedalus 135, no. 3 (Summer 2006): 86-94.

See Rule 17.2 on page 181.

Journal article, retrieved from a database.

13. Terry T. Ishitani, "Studying Attrition and Degree Completion Behavior among First-Generation College Students in the United States," The Journal of Higher Education 77, no. 5 (September/October 2006): 870, https://login.databases.wtamu.edu/
login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com
/login.aspx?direct=true&AuthType=ip,cookie,url,uid
&db=a9h&AN=21438903&site=ehost-live (accessed April 25, 2006).

Rule 17.2.7 on page 185.

Ishitani, Terry T. "Studying Attrition and Degree Completion Behavior among First-Generation College Students in the United States." The Journal of Higher Education 77, no. 5 (September/October 2006): 861-885. https://login.databases.wtamu.edu/
login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com
/login.aspx?direct=true&AuthType=ip,cookie,url,uid
&db=a9h&AN=21438903&site=ehost-live (accessed April 25, 2006).

See Rule 17.2.7 on page 185.

Website

18. Justin Bank and Brooks Jackson, "Can You Prevent Global Warming?" FactCheck.org, http://www.factcheck.org/
society/can_you_prevent_global
_warming.html (accessed August 22, 2009).

See Rule 17.7.1 on page 198.

Bank, Justin and Brooks Jackson. "Can You Prevent Global Warming?" FactCheck.org. http://www.factcheck.org/
society/can_you_prevent_global
_warming.html (accessed August 22, 2009).

See Rule 17.7.1 on page 198.

Government Document: Publications of Government Departments or Agencies

24. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health. National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. 10th Special Report to the U.S. Congress on Alcohol and Health : Highlights from Current Research. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 2000.

See Rule 17.9.4 on page 209.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health. National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. 10th Special Report to the U.S. Congress on Alcohol and Health : Highlights from Current Research. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 2000.

See Rule 17.9.4 on page 209.

Government Hearing, etc.

27. Senate, Subcommittee on Constitutional Amendments of the Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings on the "Equal Rights" Amendment, 91st Cong., 2nd sess., 1970, 12-14.

See Rule 17.9.2 on page 206.

U.S. Senate. Subcommittee on Constitutional Amendments of the Committee on the Judiciary. Hearings on the "Equal Rights" Amendment. 91st Cong., 2nd sess., May 5- 7, 1970.

See Rule 17.9.2 on page 206.

Case law, legal documents

Use The Bluebook: A Uniform Style of Citation,
Call number KR245 .B58 (Ref).

See Rule 17.9.7, p. 210

See Also: Texas Rules of Form, Print/
Call number: Z UA345.5 T312RUF 2003 - Texas Documents Shelves

Use The Bluebook: A Uniform Style of Citation,
Call number KR245 .B58 (Ref).

See Rule 17.9.7 on page 210

See Also: Texas Rules of Form, Print/
Call number: Z UA345.5 T312RUF 2003 - Texas Documents Shelves

Basic format, book.

Authors. Title of Book, Headline Style Capitalization. Place of publication: Name of publisher, year of publication.

Authors. Title of Book, Headline Style Capitalization. Place of publication: Name of publisher, year of publication.

Basic format, periodical (newspaper, magazine, or journal)

Authors. "Title of Article, Headline Style Capitalization." Title of Publication, Headline Style Capitalization. volume number.issue number (date): pages cited.

Authors. "Title of Article, Headline Style Capitalization." Title of Publication, Headline Style Capitalization. volume number.issue number (date): inclusive page numbers.

Sources for Rules

Turabian, Kate L. A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses, and Dissertations. Revised by Wayne C. Booth, Gregory G. Colom, Joseph M. Williams, and University of Chicago Press Editorial Staff. 7th ed. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007.

Turabian, Kate L. A Manual for Writers of Term Papers, Theses, and Dissertations. Revised by Wayne C. Booth, Gregory G. Colom, Joseph M. Williams, and University of Chicago Press Editorial Staff. 7th ed. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2007.

Sample paper in the style

In progress.

In progress.

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