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
Jarvis, M.J.: Atmospheric science. Bridging the atmospheric divide. Science. 293, 2218–2219 (2001)
A journal article with 2 authors
O’Dell, C.R., Townsley, L.K.: Astronomy. Orion continues to surprise. Science. 319, 289–290 (2008)
A journal article with 3 authors
Chonan, S., Kato, S., Aoki, T.: Efficient single-mode photon-coupling device utilizing a nanofiber tip. Sci. Rep. 4, 4785 (2014)
A journal article with 4 or more authors
Heger, K., Wickliffe, K.E., Ndoja, A., Zhang, J., Murthy, A., Dugger, D.L., Maltzman, A., de Sousa E Melo, F., Hung, J., Zeng, Y., Verschueren, E., Kirkpatrick, D.S., Vucic, D., Lee, W.P., Roose-Girma, M., Newman, R.J., Warming, S., Hsiao, Y.-C., Kőműves, L.G., Webster, J.D., Newton, K., Dixit, V.M.: OTULIN limits cell death and inflammation by deubiquitinating LUBAC. Nature. 559, 120–124 (2018)

Books and book chapters

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

An authored book
Worth, S.M.: The Association Guide to Going Global. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ (2010)
An edited book
Derval, D.: Hormones, Talent, and Career: Unlock Your Hormonal Quotient®. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg (2012)
A chapter in an edited book
Christakopoulou, E., Karypis, G.: HOSLIM: Higher-Order Sparse LInear Method for Top-N Recommender Systems. In: Tseng, V.S., Ho, T.B., Zhou, Z.-H., Chen, A.L.P., and Kao, H.-Y. (eds.) Advances in Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining: 18th Pacific-Asia Conference, PAKDD 2014, Tainan, Taiwan, May 13-16, 2014. Proceedings, Part II. pp. 38–49. Springer International Publishing, Cham (2014)

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
Andrew, E.: Ancient Beetle Discovered To Be Oldest Example Of Ant Social Parasitism,


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: Guaranteed Student Loans: Credit Bureau Reporting Practices by Guaranty Agencies and Lenders. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC (1990)

Theses and dissertations

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

Doctoral dissertation
Green, S.W.: The influence of satisfaction among African American males on community college choices, (2015)

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
Pilon, M.: Right to Play Is a Victory For a School, (2013)

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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