Citation.js: a format-independent, modular bibliography tool for the browser and command line

« Given the vast number of standards and formats for bibliographical data, any program working with bibliographies and citations has to be able to interpret such data. This paper describes the development of Citation.js (, a tool to parse and format according to those standards. The program follows modern guidelines for software in general and JavaScript in specific, such as version control, source code analysis, integration testing and semantic versioning. (…) »

Source >, Willighagen LG. 2019, PeerJ Computer Science 5:e214