CBS Library Writing Helps

Writing Helps

  • CBS Writing Guide - A resource for CBS students on general guidelines, page formatting and more
  • Sample CBS Paper (Formal) – (PDF) sample paper in Turabian formatting for CBS classes with full citation examples, footnotes, bibliography, cover page example
  • Page Numbering Instructions – (PDF) step by step instructions on how to place “1” on the first page of    paper body instead of “1” on paper cover sheet in MS Word
  • Turabian Tutoring in Person – the CBS Library offers in person Turabian format tutoring for CBS class papers in the library, contact the library by phone at (832) 252-4618 or email to: for available days and hours opened for tutoring 
  • BibMe (Bibliographic Maker)- website w/ Free automatic bibliographic maker for downloading into your paper, Turabian, MLA, APA, Chicago styles
  • - Citation guides, bibliographic guides for MLA, APA, Chicago and Turabian 
  • eTurabian – website with Turabian 8th edition, free citation maker: generate Bibliography, Footnote, Reference List & Parenthetical; autofill with, ISBN, keywords, ProQuest, MARC.
  • The Elements of Style - by William Strunk, Jr. (This online version of this book is used in CBS English writing classes)
  • Great Books Online - (Classic Authors and Literature and Quotations Full Text)
  • Internet Resources on Citing: The Trademark of a Good Writer - Webpage with various links to citing and writing helps

Examples of Citations

Formatting (PDF) Turabian/Chicago Citations by EasyBib
Examples (PDF) Turabian/Chicago Citations by EasyBib

Turabian/ Chicago Formatting Examples in Spanish – website with Turabian/Chiago formatting in Spanish (PDF link here)

Dallas Theological Seminary (DTS) Research Writing - Guidelines and Citing