This section covers the following examples:
Book with One Author or Editor
Book with Two or Three Authors or Editors
Book with More than Three Authors or Editors
Chapter or Article in a Multi-Author Book
Chapter or Article in a Multi-Volume Work
Book with an Organization as the Author
Book with No Author
Edition of a Book Other than the First
For more examples and information, consult The Chicago Manual of Style (17th ed.) located at the librarian's desk.
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This guide is intended to cover only the Notes and Bibliography system for citing books.
For each type of source in this guide, both the general form and a specific example will be provided.
The following format will be used:
Full Note - use the first time that you cite a source.
Concise Note - use after the first time you cite a source.
Bibliography - use when you are compiling the Bibliography that appears at the end of your paper.
Numbers in parentheses refer to specific pages in the manual.