The following are references to the package. You should also reference the individual methods used, as detailed in the reference section of the help files for each function.

Killick R and Eckley IA (2014). “changepoint: An R Package for Changepoint Analysis.” Journal of Statistical Software, 58(3), pp. 1–19.

Killick R, Haynes K and Eckley IA (2016). changepoint: An R package for changepoint analysis. R package version 2.2.2,

To get Bibtex entries use: x<-citation("changepoint"); toBibtex(x)

Corresponding BibTeX entries:

    title = {{changepoint}: An {R} Package for Changepoint Analysis},
    author = {Rebecca Killick and Idris A. Eckley},
    journal = {Journal of Statistical Software},
    year = {2014},
    volume = {58},
    number = {3},
    pages = {1--19},
    url = {},
    title = {{changepoint}: An {R} package for changepoint analysis},
    author = {Rebecca Killick and Kaylea Haynes and Idris A. Eckley},
    year = {2016},
    url = {},
    note = {R package version 2.2.2},