How to cite Taverna

To reference the Taverna software in a paper, please use:

Katherine Wolstencroft, Robert Haines, Donal Fellows, Alan Williams, David Withers, Stuart Owen, Stian Soiland-Reyes, Ian Dunlop, Aleksandra Nenadic, Paul Fisher, Jiten Bhagat, Khalid Belhajjame, Finn Bacall, Alex Hardisty, Abraham Nieva de la Hidalga, Maria P. Balcazar Vargas, Shoaib Sufi, Carole Goble (2013):
The Taverna workflow suite: designing and executing workflows of Web Services on the desktop, web or in the cloud.
In Nucleic Acids Research, 41(W1): W557–W561.

To reference the Taverna website, please use:

Apache Taverna (incubating) website,, accessed yyyy-mm-dd.

(Please do not reference unless explicitly noting it as legacy site)


For a full list of scientific articles, see the list of publications about Taverna as well as the list of articles that reference Taverna.