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How to make nice "micro" (with just a few entires) bibliography inside LaTeX file ?


  • not using filecontents
  • only running pdflatex file.tex (might be multiple of times)

I know it's quite limiting (that's why I have problem...), but on the other hand, curious, how to add just a few entries "manually".

I can handle even manually with numbering of references and their layout, so question could be : how to layout manually to achieve same effect as with BibTex or BibLatex ? But maybe there is some middle ground between doing whole stuff totally manually, and using additional external tools with additional runs.

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You still have the good ol' \begin{thebibliography}{99}\bibitem.... \end{thebibliography} – percusse Aug 28 '12 at 22:57
@percusse: ...thebibliography. – Werner Aug 28 '12 at 22:57
If you go the traditional way with BibTeX, you can then replace the \bibliographystyle and \bibliography commands with the contents of the .bbl file. – egreg Aug 28 '12 at 22:58
@Werner Ah, of course. – percusse Aug 28 '12 at 22:59
Thanks you all. Thanks to clues I've found solution immediately, which I've provided for benefit to other tex.SE users. – Grzegorz Wierzowiecki Aug 28 '12 at 23:10

Solution found in : http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/28764/7128



Some text \cite{key01}.

\begin{thebibliography}{9}% 2nd arg is the width of the widest label.
Beeblebrox, Zaphod, Galactic University Press
etc. etc.`

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