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ready Astrophysics Source Code Library


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The Astrophysics Source Code Library (ASCL) is a free online registry for source code of interest to astronomers and astrophysicists. It provides code that has been used in research that has appeared in, or been submitted to, peer-reviewed publications.Peer-reviewed papers that describe methods or experiments involving the development or use of source code are added by the ASCL team.


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How to cite this record ASCL; Astrophysics Source Code Library; DOI:; Last edited: March 17, 2021, 2:12 p.m.; Last accessed: Sep 27 2021 5:15 a.m.

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Looking before Leaping: Creating a Software Registry

Allen, A. & Schmidt, J.
Journal of Open Research Software. 3(1), p.e15. 2015

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