Introduction

CitationStyles.org is the home of the Citation Style Language (CSL), a popular open XML-based language to describe the formatting of citations and bibliographies.

Our crowdsourced repository offers over 7000¬†free CSL citation styles, and CSL is used by commercial and open source products alike, including ACS ChemWorx, BibSonomy, Bielefeld University Library’s Katalog.plus!, Cite This For Me, colwiz, CrossRef, digi-libris Reader, Docear, Drupal, EasyBib, Fidus Writer, Islandora, Jekyll, Logos, Mendeley, Multilingual Zotero, pandoc, Paperpile, Papers, Qiqqa, ReadCube, Refeus, RefME, Talis Aspire, WordPress (BibSonomy/PUMA CSL, KCite, Mendeley Plugin and Zotpress plugins), and Zotero.

Visit our Styles section to learn how to obtain, use, and edit our styles, Blog for big news updates, Developers if you’re looking to support CSL in your own software, or wish to contribute to development of CSL itself, Publishers if you are a publisher or journal editor with an interest in CSL, About Us to see who is behind this open source project, and finally, Contact if you’re looking for support or just want to say hi.

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