Cite data

Data citation

Usage, analysis and publication of research data and research results require information about author, location and identification of data.

Correct and complete citation of a resource can be created with the following elements on the basis of the da|ra metadata:

Creator (publication date): Title. Version. Publication agent. General resource type. Identifier

The identifier is the Digital Object Identifier (DOI). It is displayed in the citation as a URL link including the necessary resolver and without "doi:".

Examples for resource citations:

GESIS Panel Team (2014): GESIS Panel - Standard Edition. Version: 2.0.0. GESIS Datenarchiv. Dataset.
http://doi.org/10.4232/1.11947

Markowski, Radoslaw; Gebethner, Stanislaw; Grabowska, Mirosława; Grzelak, Paweł; Jasiewicz, Krysztof et. al. (2006): Polish National Election Study 2000 (PGSW). Version: 1.0.0. GESIS Data Archive. Dataset.
http://doi.org/10.4232/1.4334

Wagner, Michael; Valdés Cifuentes, Isabel (2014): The Pluralisation of Living Arrangements – A Continuous Trend?. Comparative Population Studies. Version: 1.0.0. CPoS – Federal Institute for Population Research (BiB). Text.
http://doi.org/10.12765/CPoS-2014-03en

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