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
Pearson, P.N.: Paleoclimate. Increased atmospheric CO₂ during the Middle Eocene. Science. 330, 763–764 (2010)
A journal article with 2 authors
Madix, R.J., Friend, C.M.: Interfacial chemistry: gold’s enigmatic surface. Nature. 479, 482–483 (2011)
A journal article with 3 authors
Werner, S.C., Ody, A., Poulet, F.: The source crater of martian shergottite meteorites. Science. 343, 1343–1346 (2014)
A journal article with 4 or more authors
Ameur, A., Meiring, T.L., Bunikis, I., Häggqvist, S., Lindau, C., Lindberg, J.H., Gustavsson, I., Mbulawa, Z.Z.A., Williamson, A.-L., Gyllensten, U.: Comprehensive profiling of the vaginal microbiome in HIV positive women using massive parallel semiconductor sequencing. Sci. Rep. 4, 4398 (2014)

Books and book chapters

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

An authored book
Center for Chemical Process Safety: A Practical Approach to Hazard Identification for Operations and Maintenance Workers. John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ (2010)
An edited book
Davison, S.G.: Green-Function Theory of Chemisorption. Springer Netherlands, Dordrecht (2006)
A chapter in an edited book
Large, D.C., Large, J.J.H.: A Most Contentious Contest: Politics and Protests at the 1936 Berlin Olympics. In: Dart, J. and Wagg, S. (eds.) Sport, Protest and Globalisation: Stopping Play. pp. 51–75. Palgrave Macmillan UK, London (2016)

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
Andrews, R.: Dutch Men And Latvian Women Are World’s Tallest, 100-Year-Long Study Reveals,


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: Requirements for Recurring Reports to the Congress. U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC (1980)

Theses and dissertations

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

Doctoral dissertation
Anaya, S.: Animo clinician training program for detection and treatment of depression during pregnancy and postpartum depression in low income Latina women a grant proposal project, (2009)

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
Kelly, C.: Three Win Grant to Start Online Paper, (2007)

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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