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[Python-Dev] Official citation for Python


Wouldn't it make sense to ask the developers of the other Python 
implementations too?

Just my 0.02?,


Gerald



Am 09.09.2018 um 21:43 schrieb Jacqueline Kazil:
> The PSF has received a few inquiries asking the question ? ?How do I cite
> Python??So, I am reaching out to you all to figure this out.
>
> (For those that don?t know my background, I have been in academia for a bit
> as a Ph.D student and have worked at the Library of Congress writing code
> to process Marc records <https://www.loc.gov/marc/bibliographic/>, among
> other things.)
>
> IMHO the citation for Python should be decided upon by the Python
> developers and should live somewhere on the site.
>
> Two questions to be answered?
>
>     1. What format should it take?
>     2. Where does it live on the site?
>
> To help frame the first one, I quickly wrote this up ?
> https://docs.google.com/document/d/1R0mo8EYVIPNkmNBImpcZTbk0e78T2oU71ioX5NvVTvY/edit#
>
> tldr; Summary of possibilities?
>
>     1. Article for one citation (1 DOI, generated by the publication)
>     2. No article (many DOIs ? one for each major version through Zenodo
>     <https://zenodo.org/record/1404209> (or similar service))
>
> Discuss.
>
> -Jackie
>
> Jackie Kazil
> Board of Directors, PSF
>
>
>
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