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Chicago Manual of Style

Full-Text of the standard style manual, 16th edition. The new edition includes

  • Expanded coverage of electronic publications, including procedures for proofreading web-based and other electronic documents;
  • Electronic-editing checklist for editors and writers;
  • Expanded section on bias-free language;
  • Expanded coverage of fair use and electronic rights, including an overview of the NIH Public Access Policy;
  • New and improved hyphenation guide, presented in an easy-to-use tabular format;
  • introduction to Unicode, the international computing standard for letters and symbols required by the world’s languages, including tables with Unicode numbers;
  • References to organizations that publish their own guidelines and standards online;
  • Newly uniform stylistic treatment of elements in the two major systems of documentation;
  • Updated advice on DOIs versus URLs, including more examples;
  • More tips for citing blogs, podcasts, and other electronic sources;
  • Thoroughly revised coverage of production processes, including an overview of electronic markup and XML;
  • Expanded headings on numbered paragraphs and more cross-references for ease of navigation, especially online.
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Vendor Name:University of Chicago Press
Research Guides: Style Guides and Manuals
Coverage:16th ed.