Use the following template to cite a press release 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:

Title, Year Published. http://Website URL.

Example:

The British Standards Institution,. BS 6079-3:2000, 2003. http://pozhproekt.ru/nsis/bs/management/BS-6079-3-2000.pdf.

In-text citation

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

Template

Title, Year Published, http://Website-Url.

Example

uncertainty inherent in plans and the possibility of something happening that can
affect the prospects of achieving business or project goals.  The British Standards Institution, BS 6079-3:2000, 2003, http://pozhproekt.ru/nsis/bs/management/BS-6079-3-2000.pdf.

Author-Date Format

Reference list

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

Template:

Title. Year Published. http://Website URL.

Example:

UN News Centre,. 2012. China Must Urgently Address Rights Violations In Tibet – UN Senior Official.

In-text citation

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

Template

(Title Year Published)

Example

Among the cases reported is that of a 17-year-old girl who was severely beaten and sentenced to three years in prison for distributing flyers calling for Tibet’s freedom and the return of the Dalai Lama (UN News Centre 2012)

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