Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Chicago Style: Multiple Authors or Editors

  • "For works by or edited by four to ten persons, all names are usually given in the bibliography" (CMOS 14.76).
  • "In a note, only the name of the first author is included, followed by et al. with no intervening comma" (CMOS 14.76).
  • "For works with more than ten authors . . . only the first seven should by listed in the bibliography, followed by et al." (CMOS 14.76).