Chicago style is more flexible than MLA and APA formats, and therefore more complicated to explain.
Please see More Notes on Chicago Style Footnotes for more information about how Chicago style is treated in this guide.
The academic paper format is a way to arrange your work, make it more standardized and appropriate.
Your future writing assignment will look much more correct and organized with a specific format applied.
And don't forget about all the grammar, spelling and punctuation issues as well! As we hope, you can write the work itself without any challenges.
However, your primary task is to format it correctly.
This system uses footnotes/endnotes and a bibliography.
Always check with your professor or teacher to confirm which Chicago/Turabian citation system you should use.
(1) MLA style, defined by the Modern Language Association, is most common in the humanities.
Because humanities research highlights how one piece of writing influences another, MLA style emphasizes the author’s name and the page in the original text you’re using.