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Chicago Manual of Style
The Chicago Manual of Style is the most commonly used citation style in the field of history. The MSU Library has several resources available to help you construct your citations.
Chicago Manual of Style Online
The online version of the Chicago Manual of Style includes in-depth coverage of proper citation format for a variety of resources.
Purdue OWL Chicago Style Guide
This citation guide from the Purdue Online Writing Lab includes information on general format as well as specific citation examples for a variety of resources.