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Chicago Manual of Style (16th ed.)

Electronic Journal Article

(Chicago Manual of Style 14.183-14.185)

Note

Model

Author, "Article Title," Journal Title and Volume, Issue (Date of publication): Page number or Other identifying information, DOI/URL.

Full Example

1. Christina Gish Hill, “’General Miles Put Us Here’: Northern Cheyenne Military Alliance and Sovereign Territorial Rights,” American Indian Quarterly 37, no. 4 (Fall 2013): 355, http://ehis.ebscohost.com/ehost/detail?sid=1d11d977-389e-4b0c-840d-dbf22d04827f%40sessionmgr4005&vid=18&hid=106&bdata=JnNpdGU9ZWhvc3QtbGl2ZSZzY29wZT1zaXRl#db=ahl&AN=90230474.

Abbreviated Example

2. Hill, Christina, “’General Miles Put Us Here,’” under “Gain and Loss.” Or 2. Hill, Christina, American Indian Quarterly 37, no. 4, under “Gain and Loss.”

Bibliography

Model

Author. "Article Title." Journal Title and Volume, Issue (Date of publication): Page numbers of entire article. DOI/URL

Example

Hill, Christina Gish. “’General Miles Put Us Here’: Northern Cheyenne Military Alliance and Sovereign Territorial Rights.” American Indian Quarterly 37, no. 4 (Fall 2013): 340-369. http://ehis.ebscohost.com/ehost/detail?sid=1d11d977-389e-4b0c-840d-dbf22d04827f%40sessionmgr4005&vid=18&hid=106&bdata=JnNpdGU9ZWhvc3QtbGl2ZSZzY29wZT1zaXRl#db=ahl&AN=90230474.

Helpful Hints

If no page numbers are included then section headings or other types of locating information can be used.

Note that there is a space following the colon before the page numbers.

If using an electronic version of an article a DOI is preferred to a URL, but if using a URL, you must use the address that appears when you are viewing the article, unless there is a shorter more stable one available. (See 14.4-14.6 for more).

See 14.12 for more information on where to put line breaks for URLs or DOIs.