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kb:preventing_title_casing_for_non-english_titles [2017/11/20 08:42]
bwiernik Remove Zotero 5 warning and add comment about sentence casing.
kb:preventing_title_casing_for_non-english_titles [2020/01/22 19:18] (current)
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-=== How do I prevent ​Title Casing ​of non-English titles in bibliographies?​ ===+=== How do I prevent ​title casing ​of non-English titles in bibliographies?​ ===
  
-Some CSL citation styles, such as the Chicago Manual of Style styles, convert titles to Title Case. However, ​Title Casing ​is specific to English. To prevent non-English titles from being Title Cased, specify the language of the corresponding item in your Zotero library using the "​language"​ field.+Some CSL citation styles, such as the Chicago Manual of Style styles, convert titles to title case. However, ​title casing ​is specific to English. To prevent non-English titles from being title cased, specify the language of the corresponding item in your Zotero library using the "​language"​ field.
  
 Use two-letter language codes, e.g. "​de"​ for German, "​fr"​ for French, or "​ja"​ for Japanese (four-letter codes can also be used, e.g. "​de-DE"​ and "​ja-JP";​ see https://​github.com/​citation-style-language/​locales/​wiki for a list of locale codes). English items can be marked as such using "​en",​ "​en-GB"​ (British English) or "​en-US"​ (American English). Use two-letter language codes, e.g. "​de"​ for German, "​fr"​ for French, or "​ja"​ for Japanese (four-letter codes can also be used, e.g. "​de-DE"​ and "​ja-JP";​ see https://​github.com/​citation-style-language/​locales/​wiki for a list of locale codes). English items can be marked as such using "​en",​ "​en-GB"​ (British English) or "​en-US"​ (American English).
  
-Titles should generally always be stored in Sentence ​case; Zotero can automatically transform titles into Title Case, but items cannot be reliably transformed to Sentence ​case (e.g., while treating abbreviations and proper nouns correctly).+Titles should generally always be stored in sentence ​case; Zotero can automatically transform titles into title case, but items cannot be reliably transformed to sentence ​case (e.g., while treating abbreviations and proper nouns correctly). See [[Sentence Casing]] for more information.
  
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