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Chicago Style Guide: Websites

This guide explains how to use the Chicago Style. It includes a short interactive tutorial.

Website or page on a website

Reference: “Title of webpage." Website name. Last modified date, year. URL.


“Google Privacy Policy.” Google. Last modified March 11, 2009.

In-Text Citation: Use a superscript number (like this: ¹) in the text at the place where you are indicating that you are citing from a source.


Google announced in their privacy policy that no personally identifying information was required to use their services.³

Footnote: #. “Title of webpage," Website name, Last modified: Month day, year, URL.


 3. “Google Privacy Policy,” Google, Last modified March 11, 2009,


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