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Citations: Chicago/Turabian Style

What is Chicago/Turabian Style?

Chicago Style 17th Edition   

The Chicago or Turabian style places bibliographic citations at the bottom of a page or at the end of a paper. Turabian is the student version of Chicago Style primarily for writing papers where Chicago Style is geared more toward publishing.

Help With Chicago Turabian Style Citations

There are many resources to help you with citations in Chicago / Turabian style format. MPC's reference librarians and staff in the English and Study Skills Center (first floor of the Library building) are available in person during open hours. Below are links to useful sites.


Many of the MPC databases provide MLA and APA citation formatting, but they are not always formatted correctly.  Also, other online citation makers are not always accurate. It is important to check their accuracy against a citation style guide like this guide.