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Citing Sources in the Performing Arts

Books in Chicago/Turabian Style

Below, you will see examples of books cited in the Chicago/Turabian style, in both print and electronic formats. For more information on how to read these examples, see the Getting Started page of this LibGuide (see the tabs to the left.)

Examples of Books

Example Item

Electronic books are treated the same as regular books. The only exception is that you include the format of the book at the end (such as Kindle, EPUB, etc.).

When citing a specific part of an ebook, it is best practice to give the chapter or section. If possible, also provide the page number. Otherwise, include the chapter number.


Bibliography

TEMPLATE:

Author Last Name, Author First Name. Title of Book. Place of Publication: Publisher, Year of Publication. Format.

 

EXAMPLE:

Gennaro, Liza. Making Broadway Dance. New York: Oxford Academic, 2021. CARLI Ebooks: Oxford Scholarship Online.


Endnotes/Footnotes

TEMPLATE:

1. Author First Name Author Last Name, Title of Book (Place of Publication: Publisher, Year of Publication), Chapter or Page Number, Format.

 

EXAMPLE:

1. Liza Gennaro, Making Broadway Dance (New York: Oxford Academic, 2021), CARLI Ebooks: Oxford Scholarship Online.


See Also: CMoS 14.171 - Journal Volume, Issue, Date
CMoS 14.159 - EBooks
CMoS 14.161 - Books Viewed Online
CMoS 14.162 - Free Books Viewed Online (Such as Project Gutenberg)
CMoS 14.160 - Determining Page Numbers for Electronic Books

Example Item

Electronic books are treated the same as regular books. The only exception is that you include the format of the book at the end (such as Kindle, EPUB, etc.).

When citing a specific part of an ebook, it is best practice to give the chapter or section. If possible, also provide the page number. Otherwise, include the chapter number.


Bibliography

TEMPLATE:

Author Last Name, Author First Name. Title of Book. Place of Publication: Publisher, Year of Publication. URL or DOI.

 

EXAMPLE:

León. Javier. A Latin America Music Reader: Views from the South. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2016. https://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5406/j.ctt18j8x33.

 

Endnotes/Footnotes

TEMPLATE:

1. Author First Name Author Last Name, Title of Book (Place of Publication: Publisher, Year of Publication), Chapter or Page Number, URL or DOI.

 

EXAMPLE:

1. Javier León, A Latin America Music Reader: Views from the South (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2016), 42, https://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5406/j.ctt18j8x33.

 

See Also: CMoS 14.159 - EBooks
CMoS 14.161 - Books Viewed Online
CMoS 14.162 - Free Books Viewed Online (Such as Project Gutenberg)
CMoS 14.160 - Determining Page Numbers for Electronic Books

Example Item


Bibliography

TEMPLATE:

Author Last Name, Author First Name. Title of book. Publication location: Publisher, Date of Publication.

 

EXAMPLE:

Nettl, Bruno. The Study of Ethnomusicology: Thirty-Three Discussions. Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, 2015.

 

Endnotes/Footnotes

TEMPLATE:

1. Author First Name Author Last Name, Title of book (Publication location: Publisher, Date of Publication), page numbers.

 

EXAMPLE:

1. Bruno Nettl, The Study of Ethnomusicology: Thirty-Three Discussions (Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press, 2015), 35.

 

See Also: CMoS 14.75 - One Author

Example Item


Bibliography

TEMPLATE:

Author Last Name, Author First Name and Author First Name Author Last Name. Title of book. Publication location: Publisher, Date of Publication.

 

EXAMPLE:

Hepokoski, James and Warren Darcy. Elements of Sonata Theory: norms, types, and deformations in the late eighteenth-century sonata. New York: Oxford University Press, 2006

 

Endnotes/Footnotes

TEMPLATE:

1. Author First Name Author Last Name and Author First Name Author Last Name, Title of book (Publication location: Publisher, Date of Publication), page numbers.

 

EXAMPLE:

1. James Hepokoski and Warren Darcy, Elements of Sonata Theory: norms, types, and deformations in the late eighteenth-century sonata (New York: Oxford University Press, 2006), 46.

 

See Also: CMoS 14.76 - Two or More Authors or Editors

Example Item


Bibliography

TEMPLATE:

Author Last Name, Author First Name, ed(s). OR comp(s). OR trans. Title of book. Publication location: Publisher, Date of Publication.

 

EXAMPLE:

Wierzbicki, James, Nathan Platte and Colin Rost, eds. The Routledge Film Music Sourcebook. New York: Routledge, 2012.

 

Endnotes/Footnotes

TEMPLATE:

1. Author First Name Author Last Name, eds. OR trans. Title of book, (Publication location: Publisher, Date of Publication), page numbers.

 

EXAMPLE:

 1. James Wierzbicki, Nathan Platte and Colin Rost, eds. The Routledge Film Music Sourcebook (New York: Routledge, 2012), 70.

 

See Also: CMoS 14.103 - Book with Editor or Translator

Example Item


Bibliography

TEMPLATE:

Author Last Name, Author First Name. Title of book. Translated OR Edited by First Name Last Name. Publication location: Publisher, Date of Publication.

 

EXAMPLE:

Schoenberg, Arnold. Theory of Harmony. Translated by Roy E. Carter. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1978.

 

Endnotes/Footnotes

TEMPLATE:

1. Author First Name Author Last Name, Title of book, trans. OR ed. First Name Last Name (Publication location: Publisher, Date of Publication), page numbers.

 

EXAMPLE:

1. Arnold Schoenberg, Theory of Harmony, trans. Roy E. Carter (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1978), 22.

 

See Also: CMoS 14.104 - Book with Author AND Editor or Translator

Example Item


Bibliography

TEMPLATE:

Editor of Collection Last Name, Editor of Collection First Name. Title of Volume. Volume Number of Title of Multivolume, edited by Name of Volume Editor. Publication Location: Publisher, Year of Publication.

 

EXAMPLE:

Melamed, Daniel R. J. S. Bach and the Oratorio Tradition. Vol. 8 of Bach Perspectives, edited by George B. Stauffer. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2011.

 

Endnotes/Footnotes

TEMPLATE:

1. Volume Author First Name Volume Author Last Name, Title of Volume Work, Volume Number of Title of Multivolume Work, ed. Name of Editor (Publication location: Publisher, Date of Publication), page numbers.

 

EXAMPLE:

1. Daniel R. Melamed, J. S. Bach and the Oratorio Tradition, vol. 8 of Bach Perspectives, ed. George B. Stauffer (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2011), 37.

 

See Also: CMoS 14.119 - Bibliography for Book with Volume
CMoS 14.118 - Citing a Volume in a Note
CMoS 14.122 - Authors and Editors of Multivolume Works

Example Item


Bibliography

TEMPLATE:

Author Last Name, Author First Name. Title of Work. Title of Series. Place of Publication: Publisher, Year of Publication.

 

EXAMPLE:

Auner, Joseph. Music in the Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries, Western Music in Context. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2013.

 

Endnotes/Footnotes

TEMPLATE:

1. Author First Name Author Last Name, Title of Work, Title of Series (Place of Publication: Publisher, Year of Publication), page number.

 

EXAMPLE:

1. Joseph Auner, Music in the Twentieth and Twenty-First Centuries, Western Music in Context (New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2013), 57.

 

See Also: CMoS 14.123 - Citing a Book in a Series

Example Item


Bibliography

TEMPLATE:

Author Last Name, Author First Name. Title of book. Edition. Publication location: Publisher, Date of Publication.

 

EXAMPLE:

Burkholder, J. Peter, Donald Jay Grout, Claude V. Palisca. A History of Western Music. Ninth Edition. New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2014.

 

Endnotes/Footnotes

TEMPLATE:

1. Author First Name Author Last Name, Title of book, Edition (Publication location: Publisher,
Date of Publication), page numbers.

 

EXAMPLE:

1. J. Peter Burkholder, Donald Jay Grout, Claude V. Palisca, A History of Western Music, Ninth Edition (New York: W.W. Norton & Company, 2014), 78-80.

 

See Also: CMoS 14.113 - Book with an Edition Other than First

Example Item


Bibliography

TEMPLATE:

Author Last Name, Author First Name. "Book chapter." In Title of book, translated OR edited by First Name Last Name, page range. Publication location: Publisher, Date of Publication.

 

EXAMPLE:

Weber, William. "The History of Musical Canon." In Rethinking Music, edited by Nicholas Cook and Mark Everist, 336-355. New York: Oxford University Press, 1999.

 

Endnotes/Footnotes

TEMPLATE:

1. Author First Name Author Last Name, "Book chapter" in Title of Book, ed. OR trans. First Name Last Name (Publication location: Publisher, Date of Publication), Page Number.

 

EXAMPLE:

1. William Weber, "The History of Musical Canon," in Rethinking Music, eds. Nicholas Cook and Mark Everist (New York: Oxford University Press, 1999), 340.

 

See Also: CMoS 14.106 - Chapter or Part of a Book