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Footnotes in Chicago/Turabian Style: Home

Insert Footnotes: Step-by-Step

Turabian Quick Guide

View the publisher's Quick Guide to find citation examples for websites, articles, emails, books, and more.  The QV Library also has a printed summary guide available.  Drop by the library for a copy.

Insert Footnotes: Video

Manage & Create Citations Online

All online citation generators make mistakes.  Be sure to check your citations against a Turabian Guide.  Your instructor will expect you to be sure the format is correct.  For ease of use and editing control, we recommend KnightCite.


KnightCite is FREE and you can save your work, even save multiple projects.  You can edit and save your changes.  Create a free account to access all services.  Shared by the Hekman Library, Calvin College.



Bibme's free version will not let you save your work.  Copy and paste immediately.

Citefast provides FREE citation generator tools.  If you create an account you can save your work.


Manage Citations in MS Word

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