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Chicago Style 17th ed: Welcome

The Chicago Manual of Style, 17th Edition

Getting Started

Welcome to the Douglas College Library Guide to Chicago Style. In these pages, we offer examples for commonly used sources.  For each example we provide the correct bibliographic and footnote form.  We've also included links to other helpful resources.

Select the tabs above for examples of the material you wish to cite.

To view additional examples and explanations, please refer Chapter 14 - Notes and Bibliography in the Chicago Manual of Style (17th edition).

Avoiding Plagiarism

Check out this short video on how to avoid plagiarism, thanks to the BCIT Library.

Avoiding Plagiarism: Crazy Norwegians

For a humourous look at the pitfalls of taking shortcuts in your research, check out this video from a group of fun-loving Norwegian librarians. Be sure to click on caption selection (cc) for English subtitles.