[R] how to cite a library

Roger D. Peng rpeng at jhsph.edu
Thu Apr 15 19:07:03 CEST 2004

Take a look at this thread:


In general, it depends, but for MASS you should probably cite the book 
by Venables & Ripley.


Tu Yu-Kang wrote:
> Dear R users,
> I used the multivariate random numbers generation function in MASS for 
> my study.  I wonder what is an approriate way to cite the library and 
> its authors in my publication to express my gratefulness?
> best regards,
> Yu-Kang
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