Credit and citation instructions

CARS Data Release 1 acknowledgements and citation instruction


If you have used CARS data in your research, please use the following acknowledgement: This work has made use of data from Close AGN Reference Survey (CARS,, provided to the community by the CARS team.

In addition, we request to cite the following papers which describe the data processing and analysis of the released data:


CARS@AIP provide a DOI for each CARS Release as a packet, a DOI for each table of the release and one DOI for each CARS target. They are formed as follows: for the data release itself with 1 to 10 for the 10 tables with 101 to 141 for the 41 objects

You can find them in the DR1 Documentation on the right-side menu under Digital object identifier.