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GIS - Geographic Information Systems: Citing Sources

AAG Style

The Annals of the Association of American Geographers follows the citation rules outlined in the Chicago Manual of Style (CMS).  The following style sheets, may be used as supplements to the CMS to provide guidance when formatting citations according to AAG rules. 

Chicago Manual of Style Links

The following websites provide information for the Chicago Manual of Style, 17th Edition writing style. 

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