How to Cite CyVerse
Updated November 30, 2020
Please cite or acknowledge CyVerse in any research for work that uses CyVerse resources or extends the cyberinfrastructure. Further information can be found on the NSF website.
For information on the CyVerse logo, see Use Our Logo.
The suggested format to acknowledge CyVerse in a paper, a poster, or a presentation is:
This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Award Numbers DBI-0735191, DBI-1265383, and DBI-1743442. URL: www.cyverse.org
Acknowledging Contributions from a CyVerse Staff Member
If you wish to additionally acknowledge an individual from CyVerse who assisted you, the suggested format is:
We thank [consultant's name(s)] for [his/her/their] assistance with [describe tasks accomplished], which was made possible through CyVerse's External Collaborative Partnership program.
Citing Data Used at CyVerse
To cite data stored or used at CyVerse, use this format:
Creator (Year). Title (Version number). CyVerse Data Commons.
For all other data stored or used at CyVerse, use this format:
Author/Rightsholder. (Year). Title of data set (Version number) [Description of form]. Retrieved from http://www.cyverse.org
For more information, see Data Policy.
Citing Specific Apps Used at CyVerse
To cite specific apps used at CyVerse, use this format for each app used:
Author (or Integrator) (Published Year). App Title (Version number). www.cyverse.org. App URL.
Citing CyVerse Publications
If you would like to cite a CyVerse publication, please cite one or both of these papers:
Merchant, Nirav, et al., "The iPlant Collaborative: Cyberinfrastructure for Enabling Data to Discovery for the Life Sciences," PLOS Biology (2016), doi: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1002342.
Goff, Stephen A., et al., "The iPlant Collaborative: Cyberinfrastructure for Plant Biology," Frontiers in Plant Science 2 (2011), doi: 10.3389/fpls.2011.00034.
If you have additional questions about how to acknowledge CyVerse, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.