BCO-DMO Data Citations, Ownership, and Terms and Conditions for Website Use


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Dataset citation

Data set citations should include these key components: Principal Investigator (PI) name(s) (VERSION YEAR) title of dataset, data version date, publisher or distributor, date accessed/retrieved by you, DOI or URL of the data set
Example Dataset Citations:
Buesseler, K. (2006) "VERTIGO Cruise Event Log." Biological and Chemical Oceanography Data Management Office (BCO-DMO). Dataset version: 5 September 2006. [access date]
Twining, B. (2016). “Element Quotas of Individual Synechococcus Cells Collected During Bermuda Atlantic Time-Series Study (BATS) Cruises Aboard the R/V Atlantic Explorer between 2012-07-11 and 2013-10-13”. Biological and Chemical Oceanography Data Management Office (BCO-DMO) Dataset version 05/06/2016. doi:10.1575/1912/bco-dmo.651474 [access date]

More information on datasets

BCO-DMO recommends that you contact the original principal investigator (PI) should you require additional information about the data beyond what is available on our website. In the event the data originator is not available, please contact BCO-DMO ([email protected]) for guidance.

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