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The Chicago Manual of Style Online (eBook)
The Chicago Manual of Style Online is completely searchable and easy to use, providing quick answers to your style and editing questions. The Q&A content is fully searchable along with the content of The Chicago Manual of Style.

Chicago Formatting and Style Guide from The Owl at Purdue (16th edition)

Chicago How To Guide (PDF)
This guide contains formats and examples for Chicago N-B (16th ed.) for the source types most commonly cited by students.

Turabian Quick Guide
Online website "Kate L. Turabian’s Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations presents two basic documentation systems, notes-bibliography style (or simply bibliography style) and parenthetical citations–reference list style (or reference list style). These styles are essentially the same as those presented in The Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, with slight modifications for the needs of student writers."

A manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations: Chicago style for students and researchers
Link to reference book for Turabian style.

"Zotero [zoh-TAIR-oh] is a free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share your research sources. It lives right where you do your work—in the web browser itself."

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