Tag: citations

125 How do I handle a colleague's gender change when citing their paper? 2017-07-08T14:18:05.363

92 Is it OK to refuse to cite paywalled papers? 2016-02-08T19:52:05.437

87 Why are some professors critical of even casual use of Wikipedia? 2014-12-04T06:08:12.537

86 How do you cite a Github repository? 2013-11-11T14:35:54.547

78 Is it acceptable to use non-English references in a computer science paper? 2017-10-06T08:33:42.697

72 Is it unethical to cite a paper or book that you have never looked at? 2015-05-12T15:02:15.703

69 Is it acceptable to have a research paper with no references? 2013-11-14T15:14:54.200

68 Should I do anything if I am cited for something that wasn't in my paper? 2017-11-22T19:57:51.700

67 Are TED presentations academically credible? 2014-07-23T11:47:39.283

65 Do you need to read a whole article before citing it? 2014-09-13T14:26:37.537

62 How do I reference the Python programming language in a thesis or a paper? 2012-11-27T10:05:59.217

60 Free, open-source substitutes for Mendeley? 2012-11-12T19:41:29.523

59 Is there such thing as too many references for one paper? 2013-10-21T10:37:31.027

58 How to substantiate the claim that something is not known? 2015-05-21T09:30:51.980

58 Access to scientific articles that cite mine after leaving academia 2017-12-13T11:50:39.990

56 Are citations in abstracts considered bad style? 2012-10-25T20:28:41.283

55 How to discourage irrelevant self-citation? 2014-06-01T21:16:13.847

55 Why is it bad to judge a paper by citation count? 2015-01-18T14:28:39.303

55 Should I omit a citation if the authors ask me to? 2017-10-17T10:09:56.903

53 Is it acceptable to write a reference letter for yourself? 2014-02-04T05:57:09.403

53 How to get cited and how to boost the impact of one's work? 2014-05-22T11:38:17.973

52 Are there instances where citing Wikipedia is allowed? 2014-04-08T17:15:00.920

49 How to refer to a source with typos in the title? 2015-10-05T17:08:23.327

48 Citing an author who changed his name 2016-03-20T18:38:34.310

46 How to respond to intentional lack of citation? 2014-09-11T03:05:50.053

44 What should I do if I found a citation error in a published paper? 2013-08-26T14:45:43.787

42 What to do if my paper is incorrectly cited in a journal? 2012-05-07T14:38:59.697

42 Should I cite author names as they appear in the journal or as I know them to be complete? 2013-07-03T14:18:36.490

42 Should I cite all R packages I used? 2014-08-28T12:30:29.500

42 If I rederived a result (oblivious that it already existed), should I cite the original paper? 2017-11-06T21:19:01.627

41 Is it bad to cite people without putting the appropriate diacritics in their names? 2017-03-23T11:05:53.223

39 How generous should I be with citations? 2015-05-30T18:31:47.687

39 Literature searches in publications when you have limited access to journals 2016-02-14T23:28:06.670

38 Will self-citation be viewed as self-promotion in academia? 2012-10-07T17:04:04.587

38 How to review a paper that relies heavily on references to unpublished work? 2015-09-16T04:25:44.993

37 How can I express "I can't find any papers written about this"? 2014-05-06T07:04:20.623

37 Is it ethical for authors to reference another paper, but not cite it formally, because they consider it unscientific? 2014-10-15T08:35:56.120

37 Two papers from different authors with identical content – which to reference? 2017-11-19T19:29:21.087

36 Tool to manage and/or make available a list of my publications on the web? 2012-03-14T09:01:12.487

36 Attributing contributions to academic work that occur in Stack Exchange 2012-05-16T05:41:47.777

35 Is it ethical to obtain journal articles from places other than the publisher's official sites? 2016-02-14T13:11:07.967

35 How to list a paper in your CV when having 1000 co-authors? 2016-02-17T10:35:11.217

35 What are the downsides of using arXiv references instead of conference/journal references for the same paper? 2017-02-11T19:53:00.497

33 Does Impact Factor reflect the quality of a journal? 2012-06-16T15:46:08.827

33 How can I cite the same reference in successive sentences? 2013-06-08T07:18:14.923

33 Writing theory section of thesis - feels like I am just copying 2016-02-29T12:46:06.680

33 How to handle a common misconception when writing a Master's thesis? 2016-11-10T16:26:25.383

32 Why do journals have limits on the number of references? 2015-06-24T11:36:12.777

32 Should I let my professor know that I cited a text written by him....that I pirated from online 2015-08-31T07:08:08.503

32 Citation of a website: How to determine the year? 2016-08-02T09:16:06.747

32 Is it plagiarism (or bad practice) to cite reviews instead of source material directly? 2016-10-10T11:14:33.463

32 Is it accepted to refer to your own published result by your own name? 2018-01-11T07:45:47.077

31 How should I reference my Github repository with materials for my paper? 2014-05-06T18:05:24.563

31 How do I get an email alert when my paper is cited? 2015-04-21T16:42:59.673

31 How to cite marginalia in a second-hand book? 2016-11-08T22:59:12.963

31 After publishing many articles in the last few years, why does my work have few citations? 2017-05-30T01:05:33.820

31 Citing two authors with the same surname – is it worth noting that they are distinct people? 2017-06-23T05:27:51.937

30 Why is the city of publication important in most bibliography format? 2012-05-08T15:38:06.213

30 How to add citation for a whole paragraph? 2013-03-22T13:34:02.467

30 My name was misspelled in a citation, what should I do? 2014-11-23T12:45:07.930

29 Will minor mistakes in my bachelor's thesis harm my future career as a researcher? 2016-09-20T05:26:43.133

28 How should 'van'-names be ordered in a bibliography? 2013-03-25T17:53:15.723

28 How to display your own name in publications list when you are a middle-author on a publication with a large number of authors? 2014-08-04T20:57:49.913

28 How to cite earlier work, discovered only at the end, that claims similar results to a recently completed project? 2015-03-13T12:41:08.730

28 How accurate are published papers? 2015-03-17T19:01:14.913

28 Should I cite a result if the paper doesn't include a proof? 2017-09-19T22:19:07.263

27 How important are citations when applying for jobs or promotions? 2012-03-29T03:56:03.213

27 Is there a difference between "forthcoming" and "in press"? 2014-07-17T14:19:34.823

26 Citing sources of problems in assignments 2012-05-27T15:43:09.607

26 What year to use when citing second editions of books 2012-08-28T11:48:43.963

26 How far back should one go in citing classic works? 2012-11-21T09:05:29.910

26 Should I add references to conference presentations? 2013-05-27T03:54:24.227

26 How to write a good PhD literature review? 2013-10-12T11:26:53.380

26 Should diacritics be kept when citing a paper written in an abundant diacritics Latin-based script language? 2015-04-19T10:54:22.297

26 At how many citations should I make my Google Scholar profile public? 2015-12-31T05:56:53.450

26 When to refer to a paper as "seminal" 2016-05-03T18:45:14.780

26 Is it acceptable to ask for the original bibtex file of a paper? 2017-09-30T21:44:04.290

25 Citing a Hollywood movie in a scientific paper 2014-03-31T10:30:35.687

25 When is it appropriate to describe research as "recent"? 2016-03-09T00:32:13.180

25 Reviewer recommending citation of certain papers of specific group of authors may be himself 2016-12-08T10:19:17.527

25 How to deal with an unreasonable reviewer asking to cite irrelevant articles? 2017-12-01T13:12:52.147

24 What's the correct way to cite a paper cited by another paper? 2012-06-07T03:12:59.967

24 How to quickly get complete list of citations to all my papers? 2013-02-22T05:09:07.433

24 How to cite my own submitted but not yet published work? 2013-08-23T04:41:55.820

24 Using "et al." in maths papers 2015-06-22T11:34:06.990

23 Is it advisable to use a URL link shortening service when writing an academic article? 2012-05-05T22:06:52.263

23 Is it a good idea to cite paper from publisher listed in Beall’s list 2014-06-03T12:04:18.987

23 How should you refer to yourself in a paper? 2015-03-31T15:38:50.873

23 How to read a research paper with too many references to previous works? 2015-05-05T05:59:08.043

23 How to use results/ideas from a paper I reviewed? 2016-07-01T09:07:52.467

23 How to cite a site from the dark web? 2017-03-12T00:20:10.157

23 Should I cite the latest edition of a book? 2017-10-31T11:57:26.180

23 Do famous works of literature need citations? 2017-11-21T17:45:38.573

22 How should references in non-Latin script language be treated in English paper? 2012-06-06T10:32:37.503

22 How can I encourage my advisor to adopt better work practices? 2012-07-08T06:16:13.107

22 How should I cite something learned second-hand (eg, from Wikipedia) when I haven't seen the primary source? 2013-02-04T14:36:36.883

22 Getting secondary citations right 2015-01-08T10:24:21.683

22 Is it ethical/ correct to cite a confidential document/ paper (under NDA)? 2016-04-06T09:44:32.017

22 How to remove citations from Google Scholar profile? 2017-01-31T09:13:25.177