A footnote is placed right after the quote/paraphrase and they’re formatted with a little superscript number which correlates to a number at the bottom of the page.
It’s at the bottom of the page where you’ll put in the actual citation information.
Citation styles that use footnotes include: Chicago/Turabian and SBL
How To Insert A Footnote In Word 2013:
- place the cursor where you want the number to be placed
- click on the References tab
- select Insert Footnote
- enter your citation information
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