eBooks CMOS 14.159–14.162
Electronic books (eBooks) are referenced in the same way as print books with the addition of an application, device or file format reference, for example, iBooks, Kindle edition, Palm e-book, PDF e-book, etc. For books consulted online, include a URL, DOI or the name of the database. If no fixed page numbers are available, cite a section title or a chapter or other number in the notes, if any (or simply omit). See also Books. Refer to the Chicago Manual of Style Online for further details.
Rule for notes
First name Surname, Title of Book in Italics (Place of publication: Publishers, Year published), page number, DOI or URL or electronic format if consulted online.
Example of note entry
Chung Hyun Kyung, Struggling to Be the Sun Again: Introducing Asian Women’s Theology (Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 1990), 72, https://archive.org/details/struggletobesuna00chun.
M. Eugene Boring, Mark: A Commentary, New Testament Library (Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 1993), 6, ProQuest Ebook Central.
Gustavo Gutiérrez and Gerhard Ludwig Müller, On the Side of the Poor: The Theology of Liberation. (Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 2015), chp 2, Kindle.
Example of subsequent note entry
Chung, Struggling to Be the Sun, 144.
Boring, Mark: A Commentary, 7.
Rule for bibliography
Surname, First name. Title of Book in Italics. Place of publication: Publisher, Year published. DOI or URL or electronic format if consulted online.
Example of bibliography entry
Chung, Hyun Kyung. Struggling to Be the Sun Again: Introducing Asian Women’s Theology. Maryknoll, NY: Orbis Books, 1990. https://archive.org/details/struggletobesuna00chun.
Boring, M. Eugene. Mark: A Commentary. New Testament Library. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 1993. ProQuest Ebook Central.
Gutiérrez, Gustavo, and Gerhard Ludwig Müller. On the Side of the Poor: The Theology of Liberation. Maryknoll, New York: ORBIS, 2015. Kindle.