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Create guide to how to cite software using SWH
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First I need to answer this tweet thread :
But eventually, having guidelines to software citation with SWH could be helpful.
This is different than the save and reference guide (which could be completed with a link to the citation guide).

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moranegg triaged this task as Normal priority.Jan 10 2020, 8:58 AM
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There is a full section on citation in the ICMS 2020 paper, see
The conceptual framework (data model, representation etc.) discussed in and the biblatex-software documentation in are of general interest.

Currently, proper software citation is only implemented using bib(la)tex, but that addresses already a sizeable research community, and we can start there, while we wait for other bibliographic tools to move forward.