Chicago Style Bibliography
» Basic format for a book:
Author’s Last Name, First Name. Title of Book. Place of Publication: Publisher, year of publication.
Fiege, Mark. Irrigated Eden: The Making of an Agricultural Landscape in the American West. Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1999.
» Journal Article:
Author’s Last Name, First Name. “Title of Article.” Journal Title Volume number (year): page numbers.
Miller, M. Catherine. “Riparian Rights and the Control of Water in California, 1879-1928: The Relationship Between Agricultural Enterprise and Legal Change.” Agricultural History 59 (1985): 1-24.
» Magazine or Newspaper Article:
Author’s Last Name, First Name. “Title of Article.” Magazine/Newspaper Title, date of publication, page number.
Harris, Daniel. “They’re At It Again! The Three Big Exploiters.” Kern County Labor Union Journal, March 28, 1941, 1.
» Book Review in a Journal:
Reviewer’s Last Name, First Name. Review of Title of Book, by First and Last name of book’s author, Title of Journal Volume number: Issue number (Year): page numbers.
Worster, Donald. Review of Battling the Inland Sea: American Political Culture, Public Policy, and the Sacramento Valley, 1850-1986, by Robert Kelley, Journal of Economic History 51:1 (March 1991): 236-7.
» Book Review in a Newspaper or Magazine:
Reviewer’s Last Name, First name. Review of Title of Book, by First and Last name of book’s author, Title of Magazine/Newspaper, date of publication, page number.
Needham, Wilbur. Review of The Grapes of Wrath, by John Steinbeck, Los Angeles Times, April 16, 1939, C8.
» Web Site or Web Page:
Author’s Last Name, First Name. “Title of Document,” Title of Web Site. last date edited or date accessed. http:// URL of web page.
Cruickshank, Robert I. “Review of The Devil in Silicon Valley: Northern California, Race, and Mexican Americans, by Stephen J. Pitti,” H-Net Reviews. Last modified June 2003. http://www.h-net.org/reviews/showrev.cgi?path=156151059282822.
Graham, Don. “Frank Norris.” A Literary History of the American West. Last modified 1998. http://www2.tcu.edu/depts/prs/amwest/html/wl0370.html.
University of North Carolina, Wilmington. "Melton A. McLaurin, Professor Emeritus." University of North Carolina, Wilmington: History Department. Accessed May 29, 2011. http://uncw.edu/hst/MeltonMcLaurin.html.