Notes, Sources and Abbreviations

Austin Dispatches derives its primary styles, spellings and definitions from the Associated Press Stylebook and Libel Manual, 33rd ed., except where otherwise noted. General spelling derives from Webster's New World College Dictionary, 3rd ed., unless otherwise noted. Endnote format, including abbreviations, generally derives from the MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, 5th ed., unless the The Chicago Manual of Style, 14th ed., works better.

Austin Dispatches sources and their endnote abbreviations are listed below:
  
3CM Third Coast Music
AB Amusement Business
ABJ Austin Business Journal
AC Austin Chronicle
AD Austin Dispatches
AAS Austin American-Statesman
AL
Austin Liberator

alt.culture Wice, Nathaniel, and Steven Daly. alt.culture: An A-to-Z Guide to the '90s — Underground, Online, and Over-the-Counter. New York City: HarperPerennial, 1995.
AM Austin Monthly
AP Associated Press
APSB The Associated Press Stylebook and Briefing on Media Law, 47th rev. ed. Ed. Darrell Christian, Sally A. Jacobsen, and David Minthorn. New York City: Associated Press, 2013.  
ATLM Atlantic Monthly
AS
The Austin Student

ATM Access Texas Magazine
AUSR Austin Review
AZR Arizona Republic
BAN Ballot Access News
Boston Mr. Boston Official Bartender's and Party Guide, 67th rev. ed. Ed. Jeffrey M. Pogash and Rick Rodgers. Hoboken, N.J.: Wiley, 2011.
BP Boston Phoenix
BW Business Week
CIN Community Impact Newspaper
CMOS The Chicago Manual of Style, 15th rev ed. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2011.
CNYB Crain's New York Business
CP Contract Professional
CSM Christian Science Monitor
CST Chicago Sun-Times
D D Magazine Dallas publication
DB Down Beat
DJC Daily Journal of Commerce  
DMN Dallas Morning News
DP
Downtown Planet

DT Daily Texan
EAD Ex Austin Dispatches
EW Entertainment Weekly
FT Financial Times
Get Out
Entertainment supplement of Scottsdale (Ariz.)/East Valley Tribune.
GQ Gentlemen's Quarterly
GT Corvallis (Ore.) Gazette-Times  
HC Houston Chronicle
IBD Investor's Business Daily
INSM INSight Magazine
JC
Shakespeare, William. Julius Caesar.

JLS Journal of Libertarian Studies
Kobler Computing Dictionary, 3rd ed. Ed. Ron Kobler. Lincoln, Neb.: Sandhills Publishing, 1998. Secondary source for computer terms.
LAR Left and Right: A Journal of Libertarian Thought
LAT Los Angeles Times
LAW L.A. Weekly
LF
Libertarian Forum

LPN Libertarian Party News
The Met
Dallas-Fort Worth Weekly Entertainment Guide.
MLA Gibaldi, Joseph. MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers, 6th rev. ed. New York City: Modern Language of America, 2009.
MV Shakespeare. The Merchant of Venice
NAB
North Austin Bee

NJ National Journal
NR National Review
NRSE The New Rolling Stone Encyclopedia of Rock & Roll. Ed. Patricia Romanowski and Holly George-Warren. New York City: Rolling Stone Press/Fireside, 1995.
NRSV Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testaments with Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books (New Revised Standard Version). New York City: Oxford UP, 1990.
NYDN New York Daily News
NYO New York Observer
NYPO New York Post
NYPR New York Press
NYR The New Yorker
NYT New York Times
OCW Orange County Weekly
ODE
Oregon Daily Emerald

OED Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd ed. Oxford, U.K.: Clarendon Press, 1989.
Peshitta Holy Bible From the Ancient Eastern Text: George M. Lamsa's Translation from the Aramaic of the Peshitta. 1933. Rpt. HarperSanFrancisco, 1985.
PNT Phoenix New Times
Retro Hell Retro Hell: Life in the ‘70s and ‘80s, from Afros to Zotz. Ed. Darby Romeo. Boston: Back Bay Books/Little, Brown & Co., 1997.
RS Rolling Stone
RSE3
Rolling Stone Encyclopedia of Rock & Roll, 2nd rev. ed. Ed. Holly George-Warren and Patricia Romanowski. New York City: Fireside/Rolling Stone Press, 2001.

SDUT San Diego Union-Tribune
SJMN San Jose Mercury News
Tanakh Tanakh: A New Translation of the Holy Scriptures According to the Traditional Hebrew Text. Philadelphia: Jewish Publication Society, 1985.
TAC The American Conservative  
TAS The American Spectator
TGL The Good Life
The Rep
Arizona Republic's weekly entertainment supplement.
TM Texas Monthly
TNA The New American
TNG The (Lincoln City, Ore.) News Guard
TNR The New Republic
TT Texas Technology
TWS The Weekly Standard
UR Utne Reader
USAT USA Today
USN U.S. News & World Report
VF Vanity Fair
XL XLent Austin American-Statesman's weekly entertainment guide until 2009.
WB MacNeil, Karen. The Wine Bible. New York City: Workman Publishing, 2001.
Webster's Webster's New World College Dictionary, 3rd ed. Ed. Victoria Neufeldt. New York City: Macmillan USA, 1998.
WP Washington Post
WSJ Wall Street Journal
WTH Waco Tribune-Herald