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Turabian Citation Style Guide 9th Edition: Books

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About Citing Books

For each type of source in this guide, the general form and specific examples will be provided for the Notes-Bibliography style options of Turabian.

This information and several of the examples were drawn from A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations (9th Edition). Numbers in parentheses refer to specific pages in the manual.

For further information, please ask your instructor or refer to the Turabian manual.

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Situations this Section Covers

Note on citing editors, instead of authors: If you are dealing with an editor instead of an author, insert the editor's name in the place where the author's name is shown in the examples, followed by a comma and the abbreviation "ed." (without the quotation marks). The rest of the format remains the same.
 

This guide will cover the following examples:

For more examples and information, consult A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations (9th Edition) located at the front desk in the Library.

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