Bokeh is BSD licensed, so you are free to use it however you like, as long as you copy the BSD statement if you redistribute the Bokeh source code (see the License for full details).

However, if you find Bokeh useful in your work, a citation is always appreciated.

To cite Bokeh in publications, use:

Bokeh Development Team (2018). Bokeh: Python library for interactive visualization

A BibTeX entry for LaTeX users is:

title = {Bokeh: Python library for interactive visualization},
author = {{Bokeh Development Team}},
year = {2018},
url = {},