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How to Cite a Chapter in Print in Chicago

Structure:

Last, First M. "Chapter/Section Title." In Book Title, edited by First M. Last, Page Start - Page End. City: Publisher, Year.

Examples:

Serviss, Garrett Putman. "A Trip of Terror." In A Columbus of Space, 17-32. Westport, CT: Hyperion Press, 1974.

Hemingway, Ernest. "The Killers." In The Best American Short Stories of the Century, Lby John Updike and Katrina Kenison, 78-80. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1999.

How to Cite a Chapter Online or From a Database in Chicago

Structure:

Last, First M. "Chapter/Section Title." In Book Title, edited by First M. Last, Page Start - Page End. City: Publisher, Year. URL.

Examples:

Serviss, Garrett Putman. "A Trip of Terror." In A Columbus of Space, 17-32. Westport, CT: Hyperion Press, 1974. http://books.google.com.

Hemingway, Ernest. "The Killers." In The Best American Short Stories of the Century, Lby John Updike and Katrina Kenison, 78-80. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1999. http://books.google.com.

How to Cite an Anthology in Chicago

Structure:

Last, First M. "Chapter/Section Title" In Book Title, edited by First M. Last, Page Start - Page End. City: Publisher, Year.

Example:

Dillard, Annie. "Living like Weasels." In Touchstone Anthology of Contemporary Creative Nonfiction: Work from 1970 to Present, y Lex Williford Michael Martone, 148-51. New York: Simon &Schuster, 2007.

Howard, Henry. "The Soote Season." In The Wascana Poetry Anthology, by Richard G. Harvey, 13-14. Regina: Canadian Plains Research Center, University of Regina, 1996.

Remember:

  • Choose if the anthology/chapter was published originally in this book (which is the most common) or if it was reprinted from another book.

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