CBC Manual of Style Guide:

Originated in late 2017, the Chicago Blockchain Manual of Style Guide began as an effort to provide best practices to non-industry publications when reporting on cryptocurrency and blockchain technology.
The CBC manual of style has nearly two dozen local and international contributors, the CBC team invites others to provide their feedback as well.

Learn more about the origins of the Style Guide here:
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Required Reading and websites:

Bitcoin Whitepapper

The thing that started it all
Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System

Bitcoin page

An exhaustive list of the best bitcoin related explainers, compiled by Jameson Lopp.

Blockchain Institute

We believe in providing accessible resources on this breakthrough technology for everyone.


Blockchain Revolution

How the Technology Behind Bitcoin and Other Cryptocurrencies Is Changing the World

The Business Blockchain

The Business Blockchain: Promise,
Practice, and Application of the Next Internet Technology

Internet of Money

While many books explain the how of bitcoin, The Internet of Money delves into the why of bitcoin.

The Age of Cryptocurrency

How Bitcoin and the Blockchain Are
Challenging the Global Economic Order

The Truth Machine

The Blockchain and the Future of



Blockchain Course Offerings In Chicago:

Are you a student interested in course offerings at your university? Look out for our “Blockchain Universities Courses” resource coming soon! In the meantime, read up on the inaugural CUBS Conference, and learn about how you can get involved with CBC Strategic Partner BEN and your local blockchain clubs!