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Turabian update

Library & Resources


Date: 2/7/2014

The CTS faculty recently approved the adoption of the 8th edition of Kate Turabian’s A Manual for Writers as the official style guide for Columbia Seminary.  The 8th edition of Turabian offers changes that include:

  • Updated coverage on finding and using digital sources (including Twitter, Kindle editions, blogs, and more)
  • Alignment with the most recent Chicago Manual of Style, the sixteenth edition
  • Revised guidelines—vetted by dissertation officials nationwide—for formatting research papers, theses, and dissertations and preparing them for submission
  • An updated discipline-specific bibliography, organized by subject area, that lists current sources for research and style issues