Citation Guide: Chicago Manual of Style (Notes System)

CMS Notes Page Formatting rules

CMS Notes Page formatting rules call for the end documentation to begin on a new page at the end of your document and be numbered accordingly. If your document is 6½ pages long, the Notes page should begin on page 8.

When footnotes replace endnotes, separate them from the body text with a triple-space or a twelve-space bar line beginning flush-left and then apply the same formatting rules as for endnotes.

Note: Unless informed otherwise, you can count on your instructor not counting the Notes page in the total page count of an eight page assignment.

The Notes page formatting rules are as follows:

Individual entries should be formatted in the following way:

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