How do you reference a source within a source?

Your in-text citation should include both authors: the author(s) of the original source and the author(s) of the secondary source. For example: (Habermehl, 1985, as cited in Kersten, 1987). In your reference list you should provide the details of the secondary source (the source you read).

Do you need to reference quotations from an original source?

It is sometimes necessary to quote or make reference to a work that you have not actually read but only encountered in the work of another. Even though you have not read the quoted source you must acknowledge the original source of the information, as well as the work in which it appears, in a parenthetical note.

Can you cite secondary sources?

Generally speaking, to cite a secondary source, you would cite the original source in the text of your paper, but you would provide a reference to the secondary source in the reference list.

How do you footnote a primary source in Chicago style?

FOOTNOTE format and examples: Author’s first name last name, description of primary source, Date, in Title of Secondary Source, ed. Editor’s first name last name (Place of publication: Publisher, Year), inclusive pages.

How do you cite an ancient primary source?

Ancient TextsAuthor.Year of publication (in round brackets).Title of book (in italics).Translated by (if relevant).Edition (only include the edition number if it is not the first edition).Place of publication: publisher.Series and volume number (where relevant).