Use the following template to cite a presentation or lecture using the Chicago Manual of Style (16th edition) citation style. For help with other source types, like books, PDFs, or websites, check out our other guides. To have your reference list or bibliography automatically made for you, try our free citation generator.

Notes-Bibliography Format

Reference list

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.

Template:

Author Surname, Author Forename. 'Title'. Format, Location, Year Published.

Example:

NICE,. 'Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder'. Presentation, England, 2012.

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.

Template

Author Forename Author Surname, 'Title', (Format, Location, Year Published).

Example

1% of young people – adults often report experiencing first symptoms in childhood  NICE, 'Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder', (Presentation, England, 2012).

Author-Date Format

Reference list

Place this part in your bibliography or reference list at the end of your assignment.

Template:

Author Surname, Author Forename. Year Published. 'Title'. Format, Location.

Example:

Conroy, Melissa. 2014. 'Cerebral Palsy Students With Speech Diabilities'. Presentation, The Cerebral Palsy Alliance.

In-text citation

Place this part right after the quote or reference to the source in your assignment.

Template

(Author Surname Year Published)

Example

'Goal Attaining System' is mostly used to know if the therapy is working. 

The effectiveness of the strategies used in this therapy is reflected by whether or not the client has achieved the goal, and the difficulty in doing so. (Conroy 2014)

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