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How do I cite the Chandra Source Catalog


Request for Acknowledgment of Use of the Chandra Source Catalog

Users are kindly requested to acknowledge their use of the Chandra Source Catalog in any resulting publications.

This will help us greatly to keep track of catalog usage, information that is essential for providing full accountability of our work and services, as well as for planning future services.

The following language is suggested:

This research has made use of data obtained from the Chandra Source Catalog, provided by the Chandra X-ray Center (CXC) as part of the Chandra Data Archive.

Citing the Chandra Source Catalog in a Publication

Users who wish to reference the Chandra Source Catalog in a publication should cite

Release 1:

Evans, I. N., et al. 2010, ApJS, 189, 37

or

Evans, I. N., et al. 2010, arXiv:1005.4665

The catalog paper can also be downloaded from here.


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