Because the Government Printing Office Style Manual does
not specifically address bibliography and reference citation
style, the OVC Publications Unit developed guidelines based on
the Chicago Manual of Style. Samples include
Note that whenever possible, citations should include links
to the actual documents.
* If necessary, you may use a different style for references
and notes. However, you must ensure that citations are consistent
and include the following information: author; title of article;
title of publication; volume number, month, and year of publication
if taken from a journal; place of publication; publisher; year
of publication only if a book; and page numbers, if appropriate. It
is imperative that complete and accurate citations are provided.
Incomplete information will delay the publication of your product.