At CSUN, your work in History courses will typically require citations and formatting according to The Chicago Manual of Style. Chicago has strict guidelines for margins, font, spacing, pagination, etc.
While it is always a good idea to follow these guidelines, your instructor may not require the fullstrict specifications of Chicago formatting. Check with your professor, and remember to consult the Library's copies of The Chicago Manual of Style and online guide versions.
You may also choose to consult the following: