Chicago Manual of Style (CMOS) is a trustworthy and authoritative reference/citation guide for students, researchers, professors, writers, editors and publishers. CMOS focuses on two types of references: a. Notes & Bibliography System (NB) and Author-Date System. The Notes & Bibliography System is mostly used in history, literature & arts. The Author-Date system is popular in the field of Social Sciences. Use this online guide to help you format your paper and citations/references.
Chicago Manual of Style offers the followings:
- Creating citations and reference/bibliography page.
- How to format papers
- Standards for things like punctuation and abbreviation