Creating Chicago Citations

After completing this module, you should be able to:
1.Identify the two types of citations used in Chicago style
2.Identify the elements of a Chicago style citation
3.Place citation elements in the correct order

Key Concepts

The following tutorial will help you better understand how to use Chicago style to cite sources in footnotes or endnotes and in your bibliography.  Chicago offers two systems of source citation, one which is called “Notes and Bibliography” and the other which is called “Author-Date.” This tutorial will explain Chicago’s “Notes and Bibliography” system of source citation.

Cite Sources in Bibliography

Cite Sources in Footnotes/Endnotes

Citation Activities

  • Activity 1
  • Activity 2

Citation Practice