Questions tagged [cross-referencing]

On the practice of referencing information within a document to related information elsewhere in the same document.

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Explaining contribution of book and journal

I'm writing a scientific paper and I want to add the contribution of a book in my paper. Generally, we use to write like that way ''authors in this work present [1].....'' but this is the case when we ...
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Referencing next section to avoid confusion

I am writing one research article in the field of biology. I want to refer some concept which I am going to describe in next sections but have not described in current sentence (or previous sections) ...
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What is the proper way of searching for a reference whose type is unknown?

In the article, Stability of quantum motion in chaotic and regular systems, Physical Review A, 30, 1610 (1984), in the reference section these two references given: [11]M. V. Berry, in Chaotic ...
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Referencing a question

How to reference a response to question that is the number is formatted as: 1.j)? Is it? Please refer to the response to question 1.j. or Please refer to the response to question 1.j).
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MSc Dissertation Tables & Figures Errors submitted

I submitted my dissertation yesterday, one day before the due date. Upon reading back through the dissertation, I noticed quite an error in my methods and discussion. Unfortunately, due to adding a ...
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How are non-academic (eg. industrial) reports cited in publications?

This question pertains to peer reviewed journal articles in materials science/metallurgy. In my upcoming research article, I wish to use some statistics from an industrial report to highlight the ...
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How to cite a French thesis in an international journal?

What is the right way to cite a French thesis in an international journal like Biomedical Signal Processing and Control? Should I convert the name of the university and the school to the English ...
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How many levels of sub-citations are appropriate?

I'm writing my Thesis and I found a brilliant book that helps me write it in a coherent manner. Consider this: The author, Smith, talks about Approach XYZ and writes: XYZ is about ..., first used ...
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How to provide in-text citation for Appendix

My master's dissertation has been sent back to me for copy edits before publication. One of the comments from the editors is "please provide in-text citation for Appendix". Now, I haven't actually ...
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Which is the easiest way for putting citations and references? [closed]

Most easy way to put references & citations?
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Sub-referencing work from the referenced work

Sorry for the tricky title. I am working on a (IEEE) conference paper and in the related work section I have sentence that goes like this: In [X], the authors derive YYY metric from the Gov. ...
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How do I find references and how do I know that they are valid?

I took a pause from school during personal problems and started it again half-year ago. Now that I've finished almost all of it, the last thing I have left is to finish my thesis-work. My professor ...
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Getting ORCIDs by DOI

Is there a web service that retrieves all of the ORCIDs for the authors associated with a DOI? I've looked at crossref.org, but I can't seem to find information on how to do this with their service. ...
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Can I cross-reference thesis chapters in my thesis literature review?

I am currently editing and updating my thesis literature review before submitting my thesis next year. In reviewing the relevant literature, I find that two of my results chapters published as ...
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Citation and reference to a figure: which comes first?

This may be a bit of hair-splitting, but maybe there is a proper way to do this: In my thesis I present an external application. I want to give a literature reference to the application and a ...
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Page references for “far away” figures, equations, tables, etc

I am currently writing my master's thesis, which contains a lot of equations and figures referred to in the text of the report. I use Latex for my writing thus making it easy to refer to the figure/...
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Can we use the same picture across multiple chapters of a thesis?

I am writing my thesis. In second chapter, I would like to propose a model with a figure. In third chapter, I want to propose a framework which is based on that model. It would be easy for a user to ...
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How do I submit interdependent papers?

I recently submitted a paper for publication and received feedback that the paper was too complex. It contained two relatively independent concepts. The material would best be served by splitting it ...
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Lost Interest in Electrical Engineering. Still have a Math degree to complete. What to do? [closed]

I just finished my 5th semester of a compact, dual degree (MS in mathematics and BE in electrical and electronics engineering) course from BITS Pilani, India. It's hitting me really hard now that I ...
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How to quote or summarise text from a reference that includes citations in Harvard Style?

I am very much confused on referencing a paragraph and have tried to find an answer on YouTube but that didn't help! So here is my question: The lines from an article (author = aaa bbb) says: (...
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Referencing equations in/from appendix

I am currently writing a thesis in which a lot of derivations are moved to the appendix. To make these derivations readable, I sometimes write sentences like "As we saw in equation X...", where ...
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how could I mention sequence of figures in a research paper?

I want to say that: Figure 1, 2, 3 and 4 illustrate .... how could I mention them? is the above sentence correct? or I should say figure 1 to figure 4