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I want to know how I can display a url to a site as reference in LaTeX. I need to have them at the end so that I can cite them from the other pages.

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By reference do you mean citations as in bibliography?

If that is so, you can do it this way.

In the .tex file



In the .bib file

 howpublished ="\url{}"


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To have a URL link just use the hyperref package and \href{<url>}{<text>}. For example, the MWE below yields:

screen shot of compiled code: hyperlink to

and upon mouse click a browser window will be opened to the specified site.


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