How to format your references using the Annals of Global Analysis and Geometry citation style

This is a short guide how to format citations and the bibliography in a manuscript for Annals of Global Analysis and Geometry. For a complete guide how to prepare your manuscript refer to the journal's instructions to authors.

Using reference management software

Typically you don't format your citations and bibliography by hand. The easiest way is to use a reference manager:

PaperpileThe citation style is built in and you can choose it in Settings > Citation Style or Paperpile > Citation Style in Google Docs.
EndNoteFind the style here: output styles overview
Mendeley, Zotero, Papers, and othersThe style is either built in or you can download a CSL file that is supported by most references management programs.
BibTeXBibTeX syles are usually part of a LaTeX template. Check the instructions to authors if the publisher offers a LaTeX template for this journal.

Journal articles

Those examples are references to articles in scholarly journals and how they are supposed to appear in your bibliography.

Not all journals organize their published articles in volumes and issues, so these fields are optional. Some electronic journals do not provide a page range, but instead list an article identifier. In a case like this it's safe to use the article identifier instead of the page range.

A journal article with 1 author
Schorghofer, N.: Dynamics of ice ages on Mars. Nature. 449, 192–194 (2007)
A journal article with 2 authors
Young, L.J., Barrett, C.E.: Neuroscience. Can oxytocin treat autism? Science. 347, 825–826 (2015)
A journal article with 3 authors
Lambers, J.H.R., Clark, J.S., Beckage, B.: Density-dependent mortality and the latitudinal gradient in species diversity. Nature. 417, 732–735 (2002)
A journal article with 4 or more authors
Woo, S.H., Choi, Y.Y., Kim, D.J., Bien, F., Kim, J.J.: Tissue-informative mechanism for wearable non-invasive continuous blood pressure monitoring. Sci. Rep. 4, 6618 (2014)

Books and book chapters

Here are examples of references for authored and edited books as well as book chapters.

An authored book
Schorn, C., Taylor, B.: NMR Spectroscopy: Data Acquisition. Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG (2004)
An edited book
Cunha, A. ed: Topics in Dynamics of Bridges, Volume 3: Proceedings of the 31st IMAC, A Conference on Structural Dynamics, 2013. Springer, New York, NY (2013)
A chapter in an edited book
Lin, C.Y.-Y., Edvinsson, L.: National Intellectual Capital of Five Nordic Countries (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden). In: Edvinsson, L. (ed.) National Intellectual Capital: A Comparison of 40 Countries. pp. 33–62. Springer, New York, NY (2011)

Web sites

Sometimes references to web sites should appear directly in the text rather than in the bibliography. Refer to the Instructions to authors for Annals of Global Analysis and Geometry.

Blog post
Luntz, S.: Mars Is Destroying Its Own Moon


This example shows the general structure used for government reports, technical reports, and scientific reports. If you can't locate the report number then it might be better to cite the report as a book. For reports it is usually not individual people that are credited as authors, but a governmental department or agency like "U. S. Food and Drug Administration" or "National Cancer Institute".

Government report
Government Accountability Office: Amendment to FCC Rules Regarding a Plan for Cost-Sharing of Microwave Relocation. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC (1996)

Theses and dissertations

Theses including Ph.D. dissertations, Master's theses or Bachelor theses follow the basic format outlined below.

Doctoral dissertation
Panjabi, C.: Real and imagined immigrant identities in the public sphere: Representations of South Asian women in literary and television media, (2010)

News paper articles

Unlike scholarly journals, news papers do not usually have a volume and issue number. Instead, the full date and page number is required for a correct reference.

New York Times article
Coscarelli, J., Sisario, B.: Prince’s Estate Sues Over a New EP, (2017)

In-text citations

References should be cited in the text by sequential numbers in square brackets:

This sentence cites one reference [1].
This sentence cites two references [1, 2].
This sentence cites four references [1–4].

About the journal

Full journal titleAnnals of Global Analysis and Geometry
AbbreviationAnn. Glob. Anal. Geom.
ISSN (print)0232-704X
ISSN (online)1572-9060
Geometry and Topology
Political Science and International Relations

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