{apa-style} is about bibliography questions using the style of the American Psychological Association. Use this tag in addition to the tag for the specific package you use to implement the style.

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Bibliography style `apalike` missing the paranthesis

I am using: \usepackage{natbib} \bibliographystyle{apalike} However, when I use for example: \cite{test} I should be getting my reference within (), i.e. parenthesis right? But they seem to have ...
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Cite multiplie from biblograghy

I am trying to site multiple references in using \usepackage{apatite} such as: To keep up with the growing processing power demanded of today’s quantum computing world, and to utilize the newly ...
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how to give textual citations using APAlike style i get (author ?)

\documentclass[12 pt,a4paper]{authesis} \usepackage[author year]{aunatbib} %\usepackage[style=authoryear]{biblatex} \usepackage{cite} \usepackage{apalikem} \begin{document} \par \citealp{...
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apacite: year number of same author in one reference

I have a .bib file that includes the following author twice: @article{author2000, author = {Author, Smart}, title = {Fancy paper number one}, journal = {Great Journal}, volume = {1}, number = {1}...
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Modifying a bibtex entry using apacite

I'm currently writing a long document in French and I use apacite in order to classify my references according to APA 6th. When I compile my bib file, I obtain the following sentence : "consulté sur" ...
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How to modify a bibtex entry in APA 6 style?

I am a french Latex user and I am searching for a way to modify the following short sentence "retrieved from" into "récupéré de" in a bibtex file. How could I do that?
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References to sections in apa6 not working

How do I refer to a section using \documentclass[jou,apacite]{apa6} What I tried: \ref{sec:section_name}: latex completely ignored this. \ref{section_name}: this was ignored as well. nameref{sec:...
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Setting Binding Offset (Gutter) in apa6 Class

How can I set binding offset (gutter) manually in the apa6 class in my thesis? I tried geometry package but it gave clash error.
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problem using mslapa style for my bibtex file

I use a .bib file which worked previously with style spbasic. Now I am switching to style mslapa and I get the following error: ! Missing = inserted for \ifnum. \def l.126 ....
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Apa style biblatex, file for my language doesn't exist [duplicate]

I want to use apa style within my bibliography but the file for my language doesn't exist. What are the steps I should do to create it? I'm using biblatex. Here's the code: \usepackage[portuguese]{...
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Citations in small caps using Biblatex in french (APA style)

I have a small issue while using Biblatex with the APA style in French. My in-text citations are in small caps and I would like to have them written normally. This issue doesn't happen when I write in ...
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Citations with biblatex-apa: Same lead author, yet actually different group of authors

I have run into a problem in biblatex-apa that has previously been discussed here: citing -- within the same parentheses -- multiple author groups that abbreviate to the same (Smith et al.), yet ...
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Natbib and Cell Journal bibliography style

I used natbib and the apalike style for my reports multiple times. This time however, I need to have a bibliography style that match that of the Cell journal : You can see that volume is the only ...
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Using biblatex with apa style and portuguesa language

I'm trying to use apa style with biblatex but I get "Undefined control sequence." right after \printbibliography. Here's the code: \usepackage[main=portuguese]{babel} \usepackage{csquotes} \...
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Apacite, delete comma between Author/year, add colon between year and page

I'm working for the first time with Apa in LaTeX (\usepackage{apacite}) and I'm having some trouble. When I use the command \cite[202]{Haegeman:1997} I get: (McCloskey, 1997, 202) which is fine, but ...
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Multiple citations same author same year using biblatex---list year

I have searched for a solution but so far I haven't been successful. My citations for same author same year appears as: (King 2000a,b, 2001a,b). However I would like it to appear as: (King 2000a, ...
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Changed Biber/Biblatex citation styles, changed back, now citation keys instead of citations are displayed

I am attempting to create an APA citation of the format (Rubinstein, 1994, p. 773). The instructions I found online say to use: \parencite[p.~773]{Rubinstein1994}, with the following set-up: ...
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How to remove extra blank line after one entry of bibliography (I am using apacite)

I am using apacite and BibTeX to create my bibliography / reference section. However, after one of the entries, there is an extra blank line. If I remove one character that is on the last line of ...
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How can I change editors to Eds. in bibliography?

I use \bibliographystyle{apalike-fr}. I use BibDesk. In the references I get this: How can I change change "éditeurs" into "Eds." and "Ed." if single editor ?
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Cell style for biblatex

Is there a citation style for biblatex for the Cell format? There seems to be one for bibtex, but I can't find one for biblatex. This answer gives a number of other formats including APA (which is ...
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How to cite sections using apa6 document class

I'm using apa6.cls document class: \documentclass[jou,apacite]{apa6} I'm trying to use \secref to refer to different sections. I tried: \newcommand{\secref}[1]{Sec.~\ref{#1}} However, all I'm ...
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Citations using apacite

I am using apacite package to cite in my code, but it doesn't work. They show question marks when I run it. Here's the .tex and .bib. I am using texmaker. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \...
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Using APA style referencing in elsarticle class document?

Ive just had my paper sent back to me by the editor of a journal I submitted to and was instructed to change the referencing system of my paper to APA ver. 6 style. Text: Citations in the text ...
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How to change apalike to use a solid line for repeat occurrences of an author's name?

I am using apalike style with the package natbib in the article documentclass. I need to change the default style in order to have a solid line displayed instead of author's name after the first ...
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Reference list: Suppressing dots after company names (apacite)

When referencing companies, I would like to remove the dot after the name of the company, but in the same document keep the dot when referencing author names. Here is a MWE: \documentclass{article} \...
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Edit apalike bibliography style

I'm using BibTeX together with Mendeley. An often proposed, but never implemented feature is the 'note' entry in Mendeley. See for example here: https://feedback.mendeley.com/forums/4941-general/...
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biblatex: Name disambiguation only for FIRST author

I use biblatex (with biber as backend and apa as style) and in my document, I cite several sources whose first author is (say) Alan Smith. Everything works fine and is cited correctly (as per APA 6th)....
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BibLaTeX – Remove Year Labels

I started using BibLaTeX with the APA style, and I noticed that if two dates are the same (including n.d.), a label will be added to the year (e.g. 2016b or n.d.-b). I would like to remove these. ...
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Stop automatic indenting of tabular in apa6e with p type

In apa6e, tabular environments indent automatically. This does not match APA's guidelines. How can I stop the indenting of tabular environments (without using the work-around)? The solution in Stop ...
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Author year citation without comma

I am relatively new to the natbib package. I was wondering if there is an option to remove the 'comma' between an author name and year. For example, using the style apalike, I get (Name, year), but I ...
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APA bibliography (yearmonthday) [duplicate]

I'm trying to make an alphabetically ordered bibliography for my report. Currently I have: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[margin={2cm,2cm}]{geometry} \usepackage{...
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Biblatex not showing ISBN with apa style

I have taken this example from BibTex - Show ISBN number?: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[american]{babel} %% added in a recent edit \usepackage[backend=biber]{biblatex} \usepackage{...
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page numbers which are Roman numbers appear twice in the Bibliography

My Abstract is in the page number(i) , there I cite a source, and in references.bib I have @misc{ Nobody06, author = "Nobody Jr", title = "My Article", year = "2006" } It ...
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Only reference key appears when using biblatex [duplicate]

I'm trying to include the references directly into the main file. The problem is that citations are undefined and only the reference key will appear. \RequirePackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents*...
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Numbered sections in APA6

I am trying to get automatically numbered sections, subsections, and subsubsections while using the APA6 format. Is it possible to number sections even though section numbers were deactivated by APA6? ...
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Editing apa bibliography printing style

Editing apa bibliography style to print references in unsorted style instead of alphabetically sorted first author's name. My application needs apa style but references to be numbered in the sequence ...
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How can I modify the apalike bibliography style to remove square bracketed citation in my reference list?

Currently using BibDesk with TeXShop (for mac). The apalike bibliography style is pretty much perfect for how I like (and more importantly my advisor likes) to do my references. The only problem is ...
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Undefined control sequence due to \printbibliography [closed]

I am currently writing my master's thesis using TeX Live and Texmaker and have suddenly run into an "undefined control sequence" that points to the line \printbibliography[heading=bibintoc,title={...
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apacite-like commands in biblatex?

My document used to use bibtex with the package apacite, where I used the commands \cite and \citeA to create citations of the form (Author, Year) and Author (Year) respectively. For various reasons ...
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help me for APA citation templet

I want to the apa reference style in an article. Can any one can help me in this regard. I am using kile to compile the LaTex file in UBUNTU platform.
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Can't define apa as bibstyle “Undefined control sequence. <argument> \mkbibdateapalongextra”

I have to write a report using APA style bibliography, using this minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[backend=biber, bibstyle=apa, ]{biblatex} \usepackage{filecontents} \begin{...
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Why don't I get a default APA-abstract and appendix?

I'm sorry, I'm still very new to latex. I'm writing a psychology report right now and I need to write an abstract. I guess the right setting for abstracts in the APA format are already included in ...
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Problem with apa style

I have a problem using apa style in BibLaTeX. \documentclass[a4paper,14pt]{extarticle} \usepackage{cmap} \usepackage{mathtext} \usepackage[T2A]{fontenc} ...
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How to get short author lists using natbibapa option of apacite?

natbib's basic citation commands, such as \citep, produce short author lists by default. For example, the MWE below produces "(Richerson et al., 1997)". \begin{filecontents}{\jobname.bib} @...
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Flushleft bibliography APA style

I need all the line in bibliography to be flush left. Following is the code \documentclass[12pt,oneside]{report} \usepackage{ragged2e} \usepackage{apacite} \usepackage{breakcites} \usepackage[byname]...
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Referencing an URL: Change “Retrieved from” to “Available here”

I have some URLs in my references. When using \usepackage[ngerman]{babel}, "Retrieved from [some URL]" turns into "Zugriff auf [some URL]", e.g. I would like to change "Zugriff auf" into "Verfügbar ...
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apalike Bibliographystyle error with website link reference

I want to cite a website link as a reference using apalike bibliographystyle. I have to use apalike as requested by the conference. Here is the code: \documentclass[times,10pt,twocolumn]{article} \...
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labels before entries in only one of two split biographies

I use labels before entries in the bibliography, just as in the solution given in Bibliography styles like authordate2 in biblatex or natbib?, which works like a charm. However, I need to limit the ...
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add URL to citation apa biblatex

I need to add the URL in the citations in footnotes for every source that has a URL. It should look like the footnotes a and b in the MWE output. I found this: Add URL field to footcites using style=...
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APA style with the same surname for the first author but different last name and middle name [duplicate]

I am trying to avoid the use of initials when citing (which APA does automatically) when I have the same surname for the first author but different middle and last names. Following is the code: \...