Chicago Author-Date Style Guide - Books

Examples are shown for the Author-Date system which is recommended for the physical, natural and social sciences. Reference items are listed alphabetically at the end of the research paper. In-Text citations are noted in the body of the paper.

Books (One Author)

Reference List:

Kourik, Robert. 1998. The Lavender Garden: Beautiful Varieties to Grow and Gather. San Francisco: Chronicle Books.

In-Text:

(Kourik 1998, 72)


Books (Two to Three Authors)

Reference List:

Flinders, David J. and Geoffrey E. Mills, eds. 1993. Theory and Concepts in Qualitative Research: Perspectives from the Field. New York: Teachers College Press.

In-Text:

(Flinders and Mills 1993, 106-8)

 

Books (Corporate or Organization Author)

Reference List:

Ohio State University. Natural Resources Institute. 1959. A Directory of Ohio Facilities and Services for Resource Conservation. Columbus: Natural Resources Institute.

In-Text:

(Ohio State 1959, 33)