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Bibliographical references

Here you will find how to cite the different types of documents according to the UNE-ISO 690:

  • Only the minimum elements that are to be included in the references and only if they are found in the document are exposed.
  • It is recommended to indicate theISBN, L 'ISSN or the DOI When the document has these identifiers.
  • Optional items have been omitted (for example, collection).
  • If there is information that does not appear (for example, the site of editing a website), it is not necessary to put it.
  • You can complete a reference with data from other sources of information, adding it in square brackets.
  • In general, the elements to cite an electronic document are the same as those for physical support documents, but it is mandatory to include the URL and the query date.

Websites, programs and applications

It cites a whole web site

Author / s principal / s. Title [online]. Edition or version Place of publication: Publisher, date of publication. Update / revision date. ISBN or other standard identifier. [Query date]. Availability and access.

SEAT, SA SEAT [on line]. Martorell: SEAT, 2018. [Query: 5 November 2018]. Available to: <https://www.seat.es/>.
If you cite a web page (part of a website)

Principal author / s of the contribution. Title of the contribution. Link element (A :) Author / s principal / s. Title [online]. Edition or version Place of publication: Publisher, date of publication. Update / revision date. ISBN or other standard identifier. [Query date]. Availability and access.

Engineering To: Wikipedia [on line]. Wikimedia Foundation, 2018. [Query: 10 December 2018]. Available to: <https://ca.wikipedia.org/wiki/Enginyeria>.

Holder of rights (person, company, group or company). Title of the program or application [type of support]. Version Place of publication: Publisher, date of publication. Update / revision date (mandatory, if available, for online resources). [Query date]. Availability and access.

Glority Software Limited. Picture this - plant identification (Version varies with device) [Mobile application software]. [Check: 20 September of 2018]. Available at: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=cn.danatech.xingseus
Plantnet.project.org (2018). PlantNet plant identification [Mobile application software]. (Version 2.3.1). [Check: 20 September of 2018]. Available at: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.plantnet

Messages to websites or social networks

Twitter, Facebook, blogs, etc.

Author of the message (Username). "Content or title of the post" [specific electronic resource type] *. Link element (A :) Name of the place where the message is posted [online]. Post publication date (including year, month and day) [Consult date]. Availability and access.

Athar, S. (ReallyVirtual). "Helicopter hovering above Abbottabad at 1AM (is a rare event)" [piulada]. To: Twitter [online]. 1 May 2011; 21: 58 CET [Query: 7 May 2011; 17: 59 CET]. Available to: <https://twitter.com/#!/reallyvirtual/status/64780730286358528>.
UPC. Libraries, Publications and Archives Service (library). "The 15 in June visits the EPSEB! If you are thinking about doing the Degree in Building Science and Technology or the Degree in Geomatics Engineering and Topography and want to see what you will do and where you will do it, come to the Open Days at EPSEB. We look forward to the next 15 in June from 12 to 14h. Make the reservation: http://www.epseb.upc.edu/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=1856&.... To: Facebook [online]. 4 June 2013 [Check: 6 September 2013]. Available to: <https://www.facebook.com/bibliotequesUPC/posts/616899861656128/>.
Matas, J. "Radios impertinentes" [blog post]. A: Legally [online]. 30 January 2015 [Query: 6 February 2015; 17: 59 CET]. Available to: <http://www.legalment.net/2015/01/>.
Emails, distribution lists

Author of the message (Username). Message title (you get from the "Subject" field). Link element (A :) Title of the system where the message is posted [online]. Message date of the message (including year, month and day, optional time). [Query date]. Availability and access.

Sweet Thickness of a compacted fill under the foundation slab. To: IngenieríaGeologica.com [online]. 10 January 2015; 17: 01 [Check: 9 February 2015; 12: 29 CET]. Available to: <http://ingenieriageologica.mforos.com/1174391/11573946-espesor-de-un-relleno-compactado-bajo-losa-de-cimentacion/>.
Parker, E. Re: Citing Electronic Journals. To: PACS-L (Public Access Computer Systems Forum) [online]. 24 November 1989; 13: 29: 35 CST [Query: 1 Jan 1995; 16: 15 EST]. Available to: <telnet: //brsuser@a.cni.org>.
Pritchard, S. Your request for information about ISO standards [electronic message]. 18 February 1995. Message for Margaret Morrison [Check: 3 March 1995]. Personal communication

Books and chapters

On paper

Author / s principal / s. Book title. Editing Place of publication: Editorial, date of publication. ISBN or other standard identifier.

Bohigas and Janoher, X., and others. Electromagnetism. Barcelona: Edicions UPC, 1999. ISBN 84- 8301-279-0.
Fundación de la Agricultura Agrícola Catalana; Official College of Agricultural Technical Engineers and Agricultural Experts of Catalonia. Land and nutrient products. Barcelona: Fundación de la Agrícola Catalana, 2006. ISBN 84-96564-03-7
Electronic

It is cited just as a paper book, but in the case of online books, the date and the query address must be included.

If in a bibliography documents are cited in different media (paper, electronic, etc.), the type of support is indicated after the title or subtitle, for example: [online].

Reed, M., ed. Organic food and agriculture [on line]. Rike: InTech, 2012. ISBN 9789533077642 [Check: 19 April 2013]. Available to: <http://dx.doi.org/10.5772/1526>.

Sharkov, E., ed. Tectonics [on line]. London, InTech, 2018. ISBN 9781789231373 [Query: 5 November 2018]. Available to: <doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.68250>.

Author / s of the chapter. Title of the chapter. Link element (A :) Author / s principal / s. Book title. Editing Place of publication: Editorial, date of publication. ISBN or other standard identifier.

On paper
Boyce, ES; Katz, RM; Mellon, C. The place of bibliographic instruction in the university curriculum. To: Mellon, C., ed. Bibliographic instruction: the second generation. Littleton: Libraries Unlimited, 1987, p. 60-70.
Electronic
E l development of open access to scientific information and research. A: Swan, A. Guidelines for policies for development and promotion of open access [on line]. Paris: Unesco, cop. 2013, p. 13-18. ISBN 9789591809285 [Query: 4 December 2013]. Available at <http://unesdoc.unesco.org/images/0022/002225/222536S.pdf>.

Journal article, newspaper

Author / s of the article. Title of the article. Journal title. Editing Place of publication: Editorial, date of publication. ISSN or other standard identifier.

On paper
Carrasco, C. Paradox of care: necessary but invisible. Magazine of critical economics. March 2006, no. 5, p. 39-64. ISSN 1696-0866.
Mahmood, K. The best library software for developing countries: more than 30 plus points of Micro CDS / ISIS. Library software review. Wesport: Meckler, 1997, vol. 16, no. 1, p. 12-16. ISSN 0742-5759
Electronic
Carrasco, C. Paradox of care: necessary but invisible. Magazine of critical economics [on line]. March 2006, no. 5, p. 39-64. ISSN 2013-5254 [Check: 19 September 2014]. Available to: <http://revistaeconomiacritica.org/sites/default/files/revistas/n5/2_paradoja_del_cuidado.pdf>.
Font, J .; Santos, S .; Barcons, V .; Thomson, NH; Verdaguer, A .; Chiesa, M. Spatial horizons in amplitude and frequency modulation atomic force microscopy. Nano [on line]. 26 January 2012, vol. 4, no. 7, p. 2463-2469. eISSN 2040-3372, ISSN 2040-3364 [Consultation: 15 octubre 2015]. Available to: <http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/c2nr12012g>.

Author / s of the article. Title of the article. Link element (A:) * Title of the newspaper or weekly newspaper. Editing Place of publication: Editor, date of publication, location of the article in the magazine (volume, pages). ISSN or other standard identifier.

Elola, J. The virtual office. El País weekly. Barcelona: Diario El País, 23 March 1997, no. 1069, p. 52-59. ISSN 1134-6590.
Unemployment falls in Catalonia to levels below 1980. El País. Barcelona: Prisa, 8 April 1997, p. 53. ISSN 0045-0367

conferences

Author / s of the paper. Title of the paper. Link element (A :) Author / s principal / s. Title of the act book. Editing Place of publication: Editorial, year. ISBN or other standard identifier.

On paper
López-Aguilera, E .; Heusse, M .; Rousseau, F .; Duda, A .; Casademont, J. Performance of wireless LAN access methods in multicell environments. To: Proceedings of the Global Telecommunications Conference, 2006: GLOBECOM'NUMX. New York: IEEE, 06, p. 2006-1.
Electronics
Castro-Schez, José Jesús. Learning electronic commerce in the degrees of computer engineering. To: XXII Days of the University Teaching of the Computing. JENUI 2016, Almería, 6-8 July 2016. "Acts of the XXII JENUI" [online]. Almería: Universidad de Almería, 2016, p. 3-10. ISBN 9788416642304. [Query: 5 November 2018]. Available to: <http://hdl.handle.net/2117/89851>

Author / s principal / s. Title of the act book. Editing Place of publication: Editorial, year. ISBN or other standard identifier.

In the event that no person or organizer can be identified as the main creator of the minutes of a congress, the name of the congress will be treated as the first element.

On paper
Vázquez Vázquez, M .; Santos Navarro, J., eds. Re-building the sustainable future. Vigo: University of Vigo, 2012. ISBN 9788461590551.
International Conference on Scientific Information. Washington DC, 1958.
Electronic

They are cited just as the paper acts, but if they are online, the date and address of the question must be included obligatorily.

If the bibliography cites documents in different media (paper, electronic, etc.), the type of support is indicated after the title or subtitle, for example: [online], [CD-ROM], [USB].

Castellabás Sanabra, M .; Martínez de Osés, F., eds. Maritime Transport VII [on line]. Barcelona: IDP, 2016. ISBN 9788498805918. [Query: 5 November 2018]. Available to: <http://hdl.handle.net/2117/89047>
European Congress of the Regional Science Association International: ERSA 2011: New challenges for European regions and urban areas in a globalised world [USB]. Barcelona: ERSA, 2011.

Academic work (TFG, thesis ...)

Author. Title Note of the type of work, academic institution in which it is presented, year of reading.

The majority of academic works are unpublished. If it is a published thesis, It is cited as a book. It is recommended to indicate that it is originally a thesis and where it has been presented.

On paper
Torres, J. Automatic extraction of parallelism in sequential numerical loops with recurrences. Doctoral Thesis, UPC, Department of Computer Architecture, 1993.
Saborit Molist, J. La Casa Comella de Vic. Final degree work, UPC, Polytechnic College of Building of Barcelona, ​​Department of Architectural Expression II, 2012.
Electronic

It is cited just as the thesis or work on paper, but in the case of online documents, the date and address of the question must be included obligatorily.

If the bibliography documents are mentioned in different media (paper, electronic, etc.), the type of support after the title or subtitle is indicated, for example: [online], [CD-ROM].

Domingo Salvador, A. Development of an application for Android to perform 2-D graphics of chemical systems [online]. Final degree work, UPC, School of Industrial Engineering of Barcelona. Departamento de Ingeniería Química, 2015 [Consulta: 26 febrero 2016]. Available to: <http://hdl.handle.net/2117/79926>.
Garcés Alzamora, A. The city theater: the place of the scene and other places [online]. Doctoral Thesis, UPC, Department of Architectural Projects, 2015 [Consultation: 26 February 2016]. Available to: <http://hdl.handle.net/10803/334981>.

Research data

The citations of the data used must appear in the bibliography of the resulting publication. Each set and subset of data (DataSet) must be quoted independently. For the research data, we follow the recommendations of DataCite.

Creator (s) (Year of publication). Title [Dataset]. Editor. Identifier

Denhard, M. (2009). dphase_mpeps: MicroPEPS LAF-Ensemble run by DWD for the MAP D-PHASE project [Dataset]. World Data Center for Climate. http://dx.doi.org/10.1594/WDCC/dphase_mpeps
Geofon operator (2009). GEFON event gfz2009kciu (NW Balkan Region) [Dataset]. GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam (GFZ). http://dx.doi.org/10.1594/GFZ.GEOFON.gfz2009kciu.
Irino, T .; Tada, R. (2009). Chemical and mineral compositions of sediments from ODP Site 127-797 [Dataset]. Geological Institute, University of Tokyo. http://dx.doi.org/10.1594/PANGAEA.726855.

Technical reports

The reports They are cited as a book. It is important to include the title and the collection number to be able to locate them.

The title of the collection can be abbreviated, for example: "AFL-CIO report" for the "American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations report".

Díaz, J. Concrete complexity and abstract complexity: a current panorama. Barcelona: Polytechnic University of Barcelona. Faculty of Computer Science of Barcelona, ​​1982. RT82 / 02.
Mitchell, D .; Loader, A. Investigation of pollutant emissions from crematoria. Stevenage: Warren Spring Lab., 1993. WSLLR-908 (PA).

Patents, regulations and legislation

Main responsible (applicant or holder of the patent). Title of the patent. Identification of the patent (name / code of the country of origin or that of the issuing office, type of patent / official designation of the series in which the patent and serial number of the patent are numbered). Publication date.

On paper
Ugine Gueugnon, SA Process of pickling of stainless steel products. Spain, invention patent ES2000222A6. TWO-MONTHS-TWO.
Polytechnic University of Catalonia. Device for continuous measurement of heart-beat rate, has parallel strip electrodes concealed inside material seat and positioned transversely to thigh, where heart-beat rate is determined based on impedance plethysmography. Int CI: A61B-005 / 0295; A61B-005 / 0408; A61B-005 / 053. Spain, invention patent ES2384834-A1; ES2384834-B2. TWO-MONTHS-TWO
Electronics

It is cited just as the patent on paper, but if it is online, the date and address of the question must be included obligatorily.

If the bibliography cites documents in different media (paper, electronic, etc.), the type of support is indicated after the title or subtitle, for example: [online].

Polytechnic University of Catalonia. Method and devide for estimating the transit time of the arterial pulse from measurements obtained in distal zones of the extremities [online]. Inventors: R. Pallàs Areny, R. Casanella Alonso and J. Gómez Clapers. Spain, invention patent WO / 2017 / 081353; PCT / ES2016 / 070804. 2017-05-18 [Query: 3 November 2017]. Available to: <https://patentscope.wipo.int/search/en/detail.jsf?docId=WO2017081353&recNum=2&office=&queryString=ALL%3A%28pallas+areny%29&prevFilter=&sortOption=Pub+Date+Desc&maxRec=57>.

Responsible entity. Title [type of support]e. Editing Place of publication: Editorial, date of publication. Code of the norm (if not part of the title). ISBN or other standard identifier. [Query date]e. Availability and accesse

On paper
Spanish Association for Standardization and Certification. UNE-ISO 690: Information and documentation. Guidelines for the drafting of bibliographic references and citations of information resources. Madrid: AENOR, May 2013.
International Organization for Standardization. ISO 690: 1987 (F): Documentation - Bibliographic references, content, form and structure. Genève: ISO, 1987.
Electronics

It is cited just as the standard on paper, but if it is online, the date and address of the question must be included obligatorily.

If the bibliography cites documents in different media (paper, electronic, etc.), the type of support is indicated after the title or subtitle, for example: [online].

Spanish Association for Standardization and Certification. UNE 69001: 2001: Tires, tires and valves. Tires for vehicles. Thermology and definitions [on line]. Madrid: AENOR, 2001 [Consultation: 12 november 2017]. Available to: <https://www.aenor.es/aenor/normas/normas/fichanorma.asp?tipo=N&codigo=N0024919&PDF=Si#.WglJoIiDNRA>.

Audiovisuals, maps and images

Author / s principal / s. Title [type of support]. Edition or version Place of publication: Publisher, date of publication. Standardized number.

Goldwyn, T. Betty Anne Waters [movie]. Written by Pamela Gray. Barcelona: RBA Magazines, cop. 2012. 1 video clip (DVD).

If it is an online video, the date and the query address are added:

Garrido Soriano, N. energy efficiency [on line]. Barcelona: UPC, 2012 [Consultation: 9 February 2015]. Available to: <http://hdl.handle.net/2099.2/3121>.
Polytechnic University of Catalonia; Barcelona University. BKC: Barcelona Knowledge Campus [on line]. Barcelona: UPC, 2012 [Consultation: 9 February 2015]. Available to: <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MYI0kMYVuok>.

Author / s principal / s. Title of the document. Designation of the cartographic series. Scale Editing Place of publication: Editorial, date of publication. ISBN or other standard identifier.

On paper
Cartographic Institute of Catalonia. Local and judicial map of Catalonia. 1 scale: 500 000. Barcelona: ICC, 1990. 610x570 mm.
Cartographic Institute of Catalonia. Map of Catalonia of satellite image. Cartographic satellite image series. MONTHS: TWO MONTHS. Barcelona: ICC, 1-100. 000 map in 1986 sheets. 1987 x 1 mm. Map made from the images captured by the TM sensor of the LANDSAT-27 satellite.
Geological Institute of Catalonia. Hydrogeological map of Catalonia. Series Geological map of Catalonia 1: 25 000. Geotreball V. MONTHS: TWO MONTHS. Barcelona: IGC, 1-. 25 map in sheets. 000 x 2010 mm, sheet 1 x XNUMx mm (folded to 370 x 550 mm). Equidistance of the level curves: 730 meters.
Electronic

It is cited as a paper map, but the type of support, the date and the query address are added.

Government of Catalonia. Department of Territorial Policy and Public Works, 2003. Hipermapa: electronic atlas of Catalonia [online]. [Barcelona]: DPTOP [Consultation: 8 November 2018]. Available to: <http://sig.gencat.cat/visors/hipermapa.html>.
Cartographic and Geographic Institute of Catalonia, 1930b, reproduced in 2007. Vilafranca del Panadès: city map [online]. Scale 1: 500 approx. Barcelona: ICGC [Consultation: 26 May 2015]. Available to: <http://cartotecadigital.icc.cat/cdm/ref/collection/catalunya/id/1399>.
Institut Cartogràfic de Catalunya, 2014. Topographic map of Catalonia [online]. 1 scale: TWO TWO 1. Barcelona: ICG [Consultation: 000 February 000]. Available to: <http://www.icc.cat/vissir3/index.html?QiQ0UlLNq>.

Independent images

Author / s principal / s. Image title [type of support or print technique]. Edition or version Place of publication: Publisher, date of publication. Standardized number.

Miró, J., 1982. Joan Miró: painting, sculpture, ceramics, graphic works, posters, upholstery, theater: June-September 1982: Fundació Joan Miró Center for Contemporary Art Studies [poster]. Barcelona: Fundació Joan Miró.

If the image is electronic, we add the date of update or revision and the date and address of the query.

Audouard Deglaire, P., 1878, reproduced in 2008. Portrait of Antonio Gaudí (1878) [photography]. San Francisco: Wikimedia Foundation. Photography in the public domain [Check: 27 November 2014]. Available to: <http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antoni_Gaud%C3%AD#mediaviewer/File:Gaud%C3%AD_%281878%29.jpg>.
The image is part of another resource

Author / s of the work. Image title [type of support or print technique]. Link element (A :) Author (s) of the source resource. Title of the source resource. Editing Place of publication: Editorial, date of publication, location of the part in the resource source (volume, pages, etc.). ISBN or other standard identifier.

Pagnard, AJ, 2012. Scheme of the port projected by engineer Pagnard [illustration]. A: Quaderns of engineering history [online]. Barcelona: Research Center for the History of the Technique "Francesc Santponç i Roca", vol. 13, p. 177. ISSN 1135-934.
From Potier, 2011. Gala Dinner of the VIII Congress of the IAF (Barcelona, ​​1957) [photography]. In: Carreras Planells, R. The space rocket: visionaries, pioneering projects and astronautics [online]. Barcelona: Digital Iniciativa Politécnica, p. 84 [Query: 27 November 2014]. Available to: <http://hdl.handle.net/2099.3/36570>.


Last update: 15 / 01 / 2019