{chicago-style} is about bibliography questions using the style prescribed by the Chicago Manual of Style. Use this tag in addition to the tag for the specific package you use to implement the style.

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Problems using achicago package to create a bibliography

I've been having trouble using achicago package, I tried to run this example: \documentclass[15pt]{article} \usepackage{xltxtra} \usepackage{dialogue} \usepackage{achicago} \usepackage{attrib} ...
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unknown cbyeditor in biblatex-chicago

The biblatex-chicago extension yields unknown cbyeditor and cbytranslator terms when footcite is used and probably the french option in babel. The main file is: \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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biblatex and biblatex-chicago

I would like to know what the difference is between \usepackage[authordate,backend=biber]{biblatex-chicago} and \usepackage[style=chicago-authordate,backend=biber]{biblatex}?
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Suppressing em-dashs for recurrent authors and letter suffixes for years when using biblatex-chicago

I am trying to generate a bibliography to summarize research in a certain field. The bibliography is required to be formatted Chicago style. Since this bibliography is not accompanying an actual ...
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Why does biblatex-chicago print accessed twice in bibliography?

I am using biblatex-chicago to manage my bibliography but whenever I try to set a bibliography entry with the urldate field, it prints the word 'accessed' twice. I have created a minimal example to ...
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biblatex: Chicago-style page ranges

I am trying to shorten the page range of articles, as specified in the Chicago Manual of Style, pages 759-760. For the ones not familiar with it. I tried the solution given here in the list: ...
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biblatex-chicago + a 'seenote' cross-reference

I'm trying to modify biblatex-chicago to meet the idiosyncratic style of a specific journal. One thing they insist on is that subsequent citations of a work should appear in a shortened form along ...
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URL of cited web site in bibliography

I am using natbib und the chicago style as bibliography style. I am trying to cite a web site, but in the bibliography the URL (given in the BibTeX entry) is not printed. Is there a simple solution ...
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Bibtex and Chicago style citations?

In the Chicago Manual of Style citation guidelines I find that one is to quote journal articles and italicize journals, books, and theses. But when I run the code below the output shows the journal ...
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How do I make biblatex-chicago flow from one page to the next more often?

I've noticed four things when writing my current essay: LaTeX will automatically cause your title to be moved to the next page to avoid having the title and paragraph on separate pages This on ...
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How do I omit the title from the shortened citations in BibLaTeX-Chicago?

I am writing a history essay using biblatex-chicago. My TA said that since I am only referencing one work by each author I should omit the title of the work from the shortened citations (each citation ...
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Get biblatex-chicago working

I'm writing an essay and I need to have superscript citations in either Chicago or MLA style. After a bit of searching (and a false start with natbib) this question seemed to indicate that Chicago ...
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Biblatex[-chicago, authordate] footnote on first cite. Extra space put in parencite

Following http://www.texdev.net/2010/03/08/biblatex-numbered-citations-as-footnotes/ I made the following minimal example, that put the full citation in a margin note for the first time, when using ...
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Biblatex-Chicago: Double-underline and overlong title issues

I'm using LaTeX to typeset my senior thesis (undergrad) and we're required to cite in Chicago style. I've installed biblatex to use the chicago style, and run into the following issues. All the ...
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Biblatex and Chicago - leading space before location in footnotes

I'm having a problem eliminating a leading space which has appeared between the opening bracket and the location of a publisher in Chicago style footnote references created with Biblatex. For ...
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Reference URLs with LaTeX and the chicago style manual?

I'm writing a paper with LaTeX and trying to get the \bibliographystyle to work correctly. I'm using the chicago manual reference style. In my .tex file a have declared: \usepackage{chicago} ...
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Possessive cite in biblatex-chicago (authordate)

For my master's thesis I changed my citation package from harvard with bibtex to biblatex-chicago with authordate and bibtex8, primarily because I need babel to translate my bibliography to Norwegian. ...
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Natbib and Chicago

What's the quickest way to adopt the Chicago style for the bibliography (assuming natbib is used)?
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biblatex-chicago, alphabetical bibliography

I'm using biblatex-chicago, and the bibliography is being sorted by order of citation instead of alphabetically. How can I fix this?
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BibTeX, citing a podcast

What's the best way to cite a podcast using BibTeX, to match the Chicago Manual of Style? My guesses are: online, misc, audio, music. It's a recorded lecture, if that matters.
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Adding page number to footnote citation

Is there a way to specify the page number to follow a footnote citation, so that I get something like, e.g.: John Doe, LaTeX Manual (New York: Smith Publishing, 2003), 33. I would like to be able to ...
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Are there any bibliography styles that look like this?

I realize this might seem very basic, but I have been looking all day and I cannot find a bibliography style that will give me references like the following: Baker, M. & K. Hale. 1990. ...
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Bibliography style which extracts only the initials of the first names

I would like the author names in the bibliography to be of the form "Lastname, A.B." I thought that it is the bibliography style file like APA or Chicago which will choose only the initials of the ...
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How can I create a Chicago Manual of Style formatted document in LaTeX?

I have an assignment which requires me to use CMS formatting, double spaced, in 12pt font. I'd rather avoid using the much inferior "Word" or "Writer" programs -- in particular I like how LaTeX ...