Resources for Librarians and Teachers

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Teaching Turabian 

The Turabian Teacher Collaborative, a program for teaching Kate Turabian’s A Student’s Guide to Writing College Papers, includes free topic sheets, lesson plans, and a table detailing Turabian’s correlation with ELA Writing Standards for grades 9 & 10.

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What’s New in the 17th Edition: A chapter-by-chapter list of some of the most significant changes, clarifications, and new sections (get PDF here)
Chicago-Style Citation Quick Guide: Examples of how to cite many common resources, in both notes-bibliography style and author-date style
Chicago Manual of Style Online Q&A: Answers to reader questions
CMOS 17 Video Tutorials: Learn how to navigate CMOS Online and use some popular features
For Students: Basic citation advice and Chicago-style paper setup

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CMOS Shop Talk Blog Posts

Louise Brueggemann talks about libraries and books for young people
Matt Upson and Mike Hall talk about teaching research through graphic novels
Andrew Abbott on brute-force research, the future of libraries, and what makes good research good
High school teacher Nathan Fulcher talks about teaching English to teens
Professors Amy Shoultz and Bonnie Sunstein on today’s English classrooms
Author Anne E. Greene talks about plain English and science writing
Bryan Garner talks about The Chicago Guide to Grammar, Usage, and Punctuation

Relevant Books: Writing and Research Guides from The University of Chicago Press

 

Wayne C. Booth, Gregory G. Colomb, Joseph M. Williams, Joseph Bizup, and William T. FitzGerald
The Craft of Research, Fourth Edition

 

 

 

Brooke Borel
The Chicago Guide to Fact-Checking

 

 

 

 

Council of Science Editors
Scientific Style and Format, Eighth Edition

 

 

 

Bryan A. Garner
The Chicago Guide to Grammar, Usage, and Punctuation

 

 

 

Philip Gerard
The Art of Creative Research: A Field Guide for Writers

 

 

 

 

William Germano
From Dissertation to Book, Second Edition

 

 

 

 

William Germano
Getting It Published: A Guide for Scholars and Anyone Else Serious about Serious Books, Third Edition

 

 

 

Charles Lipson
Cite Right, A Quick Guide to Citation Styles: MLA, APA, Chicago, the Sciences, Professions, and More, Second Edition

 

 

Charles Lipson
Doing Honest Work in College: How to Prepare Citations, Avoid Plagiarism, and Achieve Real Academic Success, Second Edition

 

 

Charles Lipson
Succeeding as an International Student in the United States and Canada

 

 

 

Jane E. Miller
The Chicago Guide to Writing about Numbers, Second Edition

 

 

 

Kate L. Turabian
A Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations: Chicago Style of Students and Researchers, Eighth Edition

 

 

Kate L. Turabian
Student’s Guide to Writing College Papers, Fourth Edition

 

 

 

University of Chicago Press Editorial Staff
The Chicago Manual of Style, 17th Edition

 

 

 

 

Matt Upson, C. Michael Hall, and Kevin Cannon
Information Now: A Graphic Guide to Student Research