Conference Papers and Proceedings

Note: This page deals with CSE style citation in the Name-Year system. Click here for Citation-Sequence and Citation-Name. 

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General Guidelines

  • Author/Editor names are listed in order of appearance, citing the surname, followed by a space, and the author initials as given. e.g. Smith E, or Jones FH
  • Date of publication refers to the year in which the work was published, and should always be included in a reference. If no date of publication can be found, insert [date unknown] 
  • Titles: Capitalize only the first letter of the first word and proper nouns and adjectives.
  • Place of publication is listed as the city, and the state or province in brackets (e.g. Ottawa (ON) or Denver (CO) ). For cities outside of the U.S. and Canada include the country in brackets (e.g. London (England) ). If you wish, you may use the 2 letter ISO country code (e.g. Rome (IT) or Geneva (CH) ) 
  • Extent and Notes are entirely optional citation elements.
    • Extent can refer to pagination, unnumbered pages, volumes, or screens.
    • Notes may indicate that the work is in a language other than English, the ISBN, location, URL, or DOI

Print: Conference Paper

Author(s). Date. Title of paper. In: Editor(s). Title of Book/Conference Proceedings. Number and name of conference; date of conference; place of conference. Place of publication: Publisher. Extent. Notes.

Example

Donnelly RJ. 1990. Externally modulated hydrodynamic systems. In: Busse FH, Kramer L, editors. Nonlinear evolution of spatio-temporal structures in dissipative continuous systems. NATO advanced research workshop on nonlinear evolution of spatio-temporal structures in dissipative continuous systems; 1989 Sep 24-29, Streitberg (Germany). New York: Plenum Press. p. 31-43.

Print: Conference Proceedings

Editor(s). Date. Title of book/conference proceedings. Number and name of conference; date of conference; place of conference. Place of publication: Publisher. Extent. Notes.

Example

Velo G, Wrightman AS, editors. 1985. Regular and chaotic motions in dynamic systems. 5th Int. school of mathematical physics and NATO advanced study institute on regular chaotic motions in dynamic systems; 1983 Jul 2-14; Erice (Italy). New York: Plenum Press.

Electronic: Conference Paper

Author(s). Date. Title of paper. In: Editor(s). Title of Book/Conference Proceedings. Number and name of conference; date of conference; place of conference. Place of publication: Publisher. [updated YYYY MMM DD, accessed YYYY MMM DD]. URL/DOI

Example

Oliveira AR, Brito KL, Dias Z, Dias U. 2018. Sorting by weighted reversals and transpositions. In: Alves R, editor. Advances in bioinformatics and computational biology. 11th Brazilian symposium on bioinformatics; 2019 oct 30 - nov 1; Niterói (Brazil). Cham (Switzerland): Springer International Publishing. [accessed 2019 Mar 25]. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-01722-4

Electronic: Conference Proceedings

Editor(s). Date Title of book/conference proceedings. Number and name of conference; date of conference; place of conference. Place of publication: Publisher. [updated YYYY MMM DD, accessed YYYY MMM DD]. URL/DOI

Example

Alves R, editor. Advances in bioinformatics and computational biology. 2018. 11th Brazilian symposium on bioinformatics; 2019 oct 30 - nov 1; Niterói (Brazil). Cham (Switzerland): Springer International Publishing. [accessed 2019 Mar 25]. doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-01722-4

Content last reviewed: March 21, 2019