Acknowledgment Policy


Cite the SCSN:
“California Institute of Technology (Caltech) (1926): Southern California Seismic Network. International Federation of Digital Seismograph Networks. Other/Seismic Network. doi:10.7914/SN/CI

Acknowledge the SCSN:
“Data were provided by the Caltech/USGS Southern California Seismic Network (SCSN), doi:10.7914/SN/CI, operated by the Caltech Seismological Laboratory and USGS, which is archived at the Southern California Earthquake Data Center (SCEDC), doi:10.7909/C3WD3xH1

Cite the SCEDC:
“SCEDC (2013): Southern California Earthquake Center. Caltech. Dataset. doi:10.7909/C3WD3xH1

Acknowledge the SCEDC:
“Waveform data, metadata, or data products were accessed through the Southern California Earthquake Data Center (SCEDC), doi:10.7909/C3WD3xH1

“The SCEDC and SCSN are funded through U.S. Geological Survey Grant G10AP00091, and the Southern California Earthquake Center, which is funded by NSF Cooperative Agreement EAR-0529922 and USGS Cooperative Agreement 07HQAG0008.”

Please insert the preceding sentences into your publication acknowledgments.

Citing Partner Networks:
Due to the collaborative nature of the SCSN, many data sets include data from other networks within and surrounding Southern California. To properly cite our partner networks’ data contributions go to Partnerships & Resources to view their respective websites for further information.