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Political Science: Citation Help

Purdue OWL Writing Help

The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Prudue has provide invaluable information on writing, research and citation.  Check out these great resources: 

Chicago Style:  The Basics  A YouTube video that covers the basics of formatting a document in Chicago style, including spacing, margins, headers, and use of notes.   

Chicago Manual of Style 16th Edition

For a basic, quick reference you may want to print or download the two posters offered by OWL (.jpg).

CMS Author Date Classroom Poster

CMS NB Classroom Poster

Citing Research Papers

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