[R] Referencing R in journal paper?

Jonathan Myles jonathan.myles at mrc-bsu.cam.ac.uk
Fri Aug 20 12:42:49 CEST 1999

   I'm using R for calculations and plots in a statistical paper.  Is
   there a canonical reference to use in the bibliography?  (Or is it not
   common to acknowledge computer programs in journal papers?)

   Bjorn-Helge Mevik <bhm at math.uio.no>

  author =       {Ross Ihaka and Robert Gentleman},
  title =        {R: A Language for Data Analysis and Graphics},
  journal =      {Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics},
  year =         {1996},
  volume =       {5},
  number =       {3},
  pages =        {299--314}


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