citation — An inline bibliographic reference to another published work.


citation ::=


Common attributes and common linking attributes.

No additional attributes.


The content of a citation is assumed to be a reference string, perhaps identical to an abbreviation in an entry in a bibliography.

Processing expectations

Formatted inline.


Common attributes and common linking attributes.

any attribute

Any attribute in any other explicit namespace


These elements contain citation: attribution, bridgehead, citation, citetitle, contrib, emphasis (db.emphasis), entry, firstterm (db.firstterm), foreignphrase (db.foreignphrase), glosssee, glossseealso, glossterm (db.glossterm), inlinestagedir, line, link, literallayout, member, meta (db.meta.content), olink, orgdiv, para, phrase (db.phrase), primary, quote (db.quote), remark, secondary, see, seealso, simpara, subtitle, term, termdef, tertiary, title, titleabbrev.


The following elements occur in citation: text, abbrev, acronym, alt, anchor, author, biblioref, citation, citebiblioid, citetitle, coref, date, editor, email, emphasis (db._emphasis), emphasis (db.emphasis), firstterm (db._firstterm), firstterm (db.firstterm), footnote, footnoteref, foreignphrase (db._foreignphrase), foreignphrase (db.foreignphrase), glossterm (db._glossterm), glossterm (db.glossterm), indexterm (db.indexterm.endofrange), indexterm (db.indexterm.singular), indexterm (db.indexterm.startofrange), inlineequation, inlinemediaobject, inlinestagedir, jobtitle, link, literal, olink, optional, org, orgname, person, personname, phrase (db._phrase), phrase (db.phrase), productname, productnumber, quote (db._quote), quote (db.quote), remark, revnumber, subscript, superscript, templatename, termdef, trademark, uri, wordasword, xref.

See Also

Related elements: citebiblioid, citetitle.


 1 |<article xmlns='' version='5.0'>
   |<title>Example citation</title>
   |<para>Consult <citation>AhoSethiUllman96</citation> for more details on
 5 |abstract syntax tree construction.
10 |<bibliolist>
   |  <abbrev>AhoSethiUllman96</abbrev>
15 |  <authorgroup>
   |    <author><personname>
   |      <firstname>Alfred V.</firstname><surname>Aho</surname>
   |    </personname></author>
   |    <author><personname>
20 |      <firstname>Ravi</firstname><surname>Sethi</surname>
   |    </personname></author>
   |    <author><personname>
   |      <firstname>Jeffrey D.</firstname><surname>Ullman</surname>
   |    </personname></author>
25 |  </authorgroup>
   |  <copyright><year>1996</year>
   |             <holder>Bell Telephone Laboratories, Inc.</holder></copyright>
   |  <editor>
   |    <personname>
30 |      <firstname>James T.</firstname><surname>DeWolf</surname>
   |    </personname>
   |  </editor>
   |  <biblioid class="isbn">0-201-10088-6</biblioid>
   |  <publisher>
35 |    <publishername>Addison-Wesley Publishing Company</publishername>
   |  </publisher>
   |  <citetitle>Compilers, Principles, Techniques, and Tools</citetitle>
40 | 

Consult AhoSethiUllman96 for more details on abstract syntax tree construction.


[AhoSethiUllman96] Alfred V. Aho, Ravi Sethi, and Jeffrey D. Ullman. Copyright © 1996 Bell Telephone Laboratories, Inc.. James T. DeWolf. 0-201-10088-6. Addison-Wesley Publishing Company.