Turabian provides specific formatting instructions for papers, footnotes, and bibliographies. This page provides further information on Turabian's formatting instructions with specialized information for Lincoln Christian University students.
Margins and Font:
Spacing and Indentation:
In most papers, number each page of the document except for the title page using arabic numerals. In a thesis, number the front pages separately from the body of the paper.
Short Papers or Class Assignments:
A paper of 5 pages or less is considered a short paper and does not need a separate title page.
Long or Major Papers:
A paper over 5 pages is considered a long or major paper. A long paper must have a separate title page.