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Citation Guide

This guide provides a few examples of how to cite various sources in different citation styles. An explanation of citations is included on the first tab.

Turabian 7th Edition

Wartburg prof handouts/sites

History and Religion profs generally prefer Turabian style. They often have their own handouts or point you to other resources on the web.

Paper Format

Paper Format

Title Page

For short papers, the heading is the same as MLA. Please click on the MLA tab for reference.

For long papers exceeding five pages*, papers require a title page. The title of the paper appears approximately five lines from the top. At the center of the page is the author's name. The bottom of the page includes the course code, the professor's name, and the due date. All should be center-aligned:

Title

 

First Name Last Name

 

Course Code

Professor

Date

The body of the paper will begin at the top of the next page without heading. Pagination and the author's last name appear in the header, right-aligned beginning with page 2.

Bibliography/Reference

The name of the citation form you are using appears at the top-center (i.e. Bibliography) of a new page. Entries are ordered alphabetically and are single-spaced with a space between new entries. If an entry exceeds one line, every line after the first should be indented ("hanging indent"). Pagination continues throughout.