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Inline Citations with Kcite

on March 20, 2013 by Phillip Lord in kcite, Under Review, Comments (0)

Since version 1.6.3, Kcite ( has supported inline citations. This enables a researcher to cite any article without the presence of a URL, arXiv ID or other identifier. This […]


How to Reference a Book by URL

on March 13, 2013 by Phillip Lord in greycite, kcite, Under Review, Comments (0)

Kcite allows enables referencing of scientific articles by their primary identifier ( As we currently support DOIs, arXiv, and PubMed identifiers this works well for most scientific articles, as […]


What is Greycite?

on September 7, 2012 by Phillip Lord in greycite, How To, Comments (0)

Greycite is a tool which extracts bibliographic metadata from a web page. It stores this metadata, and then makes it available for either computational use by tools such as […]


Changing the Container Title

on August 23, 2012 by Phillip Lord in How To, kblog-metadata, Comments (0)

Kblog-metadata stores and displays metadata about posts either visually (, or for computational agents such as Greycite ( to use. In this article, we describe the container title, how […]


Why multiple authors?

on August 22, 2012 by Phillip Lord in All, Development, kblog-metadata, Comments (0)

In this article, we consider the reason why support for multiple authors is necessary for academic writing, and the implications this has for how we provide this support ( […]


Adding Multiple Authors to a Post

on by Phillip Lord in How To, kblog-metadata, Comments (2)

A common requirement from academics is be able to have multiple authors for a given article. Kblog-metadata provides this ability within the WordPress environment. It differs from related plugins […]


Citing URLs with Kcite

on August 21, 2012 by Phillip Lord in How To, kcite, Comments (1)

The Kcite plugin ( generates bibliographies in kblog articles from a variety of different article identifiers, including arXiv, PubMed and DOIs. Kcite now also supports simple URLs ( In […]


Citations and Download with Kblog-metadata

on August 20, 2012 by Phillip Lord in How To, kblog-metadata, Comments (3)

The Kblog-metadata plugin ( provides general facilities for recording, displaying and releasing bibliographic metadata about an article. While it is possible to use kblog-metadata purely as a tool for […]


Use of DOIs on Knowledgeblogs

on July 26, 2011 by Simon Cockell in Development, Process, Comments (0)

The Knowledgeblog project registers Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs) for posts using the Datacite service, in which the British Library is a partner. Datacite has an Application Programming Interface (API) which can […]


How to Write a Review for Knowledge Blog

on May 30, 2011 by Phillip Lord in How To, Under Review, Comments (1)

Kblog is an open environment based around providing as much access to information as possible. This includes the reviewing process. All reviews are publicly accessible, as are the identities […]