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Chicago Manual of Style (17th ed.)

Letter to the Editor

(Chicago Manual of Style 14.196)



Author of Letter, letter to the editor, Title of Newspaper, Date of publication, DOI/URL(if online).


1. Cathy Bernard, letter to the editor, New York Times, October 22, 2013, http://www.nytimes.com/2013/10/27/travel/letters-to-the-editor.html?_r=0.

Helpful Hints

Only need to include these in the notes without any headlines.

If a newspaper or magazine is online include a URL or DOI.

See 14.18 for more information on where to put line breaks for URLs or DOIs.

Letter to the Editor (Example)