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How do I draw the little article symbol from LaTeX beamer's bibliography section somewhere else in my beamer presentation?

I want to use it as a bullet symbol for a normal list.

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You can set the itemize item template to use the bibliography item template:


\setbeamertemplate{itemize item}{\leavevmode\usebeamertemplate*{bibliography item}}


  \item First.
  \item Second.
  \item Third.


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Here it is …



Here it is


Or with the command \verb+\articon+

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