Chigago referencing: Books
Book with one author or editor
The general format below refers to a book with one author. If you are dealing with one editor instead of one author, insert the editor's name in the place where the author's name is now, followed by a comma and the word "ed." without the quotation marks. The rest of the format remains the same.
- Full Note:
1. Author First Name/Initial Surname, Book Title: Subtitle (Place of Publication: Publisher, Year), page #.
- Concise note:
2. Author Surname, Book Title, page #.
Author Surname, First Name or Initial. Book Title: Subtitle. Place of Publication: Publisher, Year.
- Full note:
1. Salman Rushdie, The Ground beneath Her Feet (New York: Henry Holt, 1999), 25.
- Concise Note:
2. Rushdie, The Ground beneath, 25.
Rushdie, Salman. The Ground beneath Her Feet. New York: Henry Holt, 1999.
Chicago citation style by Red Deer College Library, modified by Marion Kelt, GCU is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.