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Chicago Manual of Style Citation Guide

Helpful resources for applying The Chicago Manual of Style standards to in-text citations, works cited pages, and formatting.

Author-Date Example Paper

This CMS example paper uses the Author-Date citation style. The sample paper was downloaded from the Purdue Online Writing Lab (Purdue OWL). The Purdue OWL is recommended for further guidance regarding formatting in the CMS N&B style.

“General Format.” The Purdue OWL.