{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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Searching a template for thesis APA

I've been looking online for several hours and I have not found a template in APA thesis in Latex. I wonder if you have any template you can share me, or any idea of where to look. Here I have a ...
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In text citations not appearing for APA citation

I am working on my thesis, and need to have the references in APA style. The bibliography is generated correctly, but the in text citation are not appearing. All that shows up is "[]". The main ...
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Pandoc APA Latex [closed]

This may not be the right forum to ask, if not, apologies. I am using Pandoc to convert markdown to a PDF via Latex. I am using the citeproc-pandoc filter to manage my bibliography. I am using APA 6 ...
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How to edit apalike2.bst file so I can get printed retrieved date and url in bibliography?

I was wondering if there's any way I can edit the apalike2.bst file so I can get printed the retrieved date and url (with hyperlink) on my bibliography. This is for my thesis, I have over 150 articles ...
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Referencing two or more works by the same author(s) with the same date (or n.d.) in the same parentheses

Apalike.bst or apalike2.bst prints wrongly two works by the same author from the same year cited together in parentheses. According to APA 6 this: (Authorone & Authortwo, 1991a,b) Should become: ...
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Modify model5-names.bst from elsarticle.cls to insert comma after 2rd–4th authors in text citation

I would like the following in text citations: Hollingsworth, Simmons, Coates and Cross (1991) (Hollingsworth, Simmons, Coates & Cross, 1991) to appear as: Hollingsworth, Simmons, Coates, and ...
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How to replace six or more authors in text with et al. (APA style) in model5-names.bst from elsarticle.cls?

APA style requires six or more authors to be abbreviated in text with "et al.". For example: (Murray, Wylie, Higgins, Javitt, Schroeder & Foxe, 2002) shout be abbreviated to (Murray et al., ...
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Biblatex: `\textcitedelim` redefinition ignored using biblatex-apa style

Using the biblatex citation style apa, the modification to the command \textcitedelim: \renewcommand*{\textcitedelim}{\addspace{und}\addspace} is ignored. Removing biblatex-apa as style, everything ...
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How to get a reference page for each chapter in apa-like style

I am trying to get to get the following in apa style. \begin{filecontents*}{references.bib} @BOOK{childs_temperature, title = {Practical Temperature Measurement}, publisher = {Butterworth - ...
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Using apa with biblatex [duplicate]

I am very new to Latex and I try to use Biblatex with APA style. Here is an example_ \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]{article} \usepackage[backend=biber,style=apa]{biblatex} \addbibresource{test.bib} ...
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apacite bibliography style doesn't in Elsevier latex format?

I have to change my bibliography style in an Elsevier latex format article to apacite. These packages are in the text: \documentclass[review]{elsarticle} \usepackage{lineno,hyperref} ...
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Problems to export Zotero to bibtex, Natbib error and JabRef error

I am very new to using references in Latex, so I may make stupid mistakes. So far I used Zotero for reference managing in Word. Ultimately I need an APA style, where in-text is "Author (year)" format ...
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Issue with apalike citations not wrapping at margins, but NOT with natbib

I have the dreaded issue with apalike citations not wrapping at margins at all. If you google this, most people with this issue are trying to use natbib with hyperref. I am not - I am using plain ...
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Make some changes in the reference at the back of thesis

I am using memoir class for writing thesis. For the references, I use apacite package. In the thesis.tex file, I use \bibliography{myrefs} after the \backmatter command. In the class file, the codes ...
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apacite package does not fully handle apa requirements [duplicate]

The apacite package does not fully handle the apa requirements for capitalization, how can I fix it? The correct citation looks like this Stevenson, R. L. (2004). Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde. New ...
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Change authors separator in natbib, style plainnat

I want to change separator between authors from "and" to "i". I'm happy with the look of style I use: plainnat (natbib). Earlier I managed to change the separator, but with the use of different ...
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How to use biblatex [duplicate]

I am unsuccessfully trying to implement biblatex in my project, so that I can cite other content. I get an error that looks loke this: Undefined control sequence. <argument> ...
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APA Reference in text with only one author at second citation [duplicate]

For my PhD thesis I have to cite with the APA style. Therefore I use this: \usepackage{csquotes} \usepackage[style=apa,backend=biber, firstinits=true]{biblatex} ...
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problem with apacite "while executing---line 5079 of file apacite.bst

there's an error message in my file which i do not understand. I'm using TeXnicCenter and JabRef/bibtex with the apacite-package. I get an pdf but there is a space line in between the bibliography. ...
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apalike with author (1999) instead of author [1999] in output?

I'm using the bibliographystyle{apalike}, however, I want it to output author(year) instead of author[year] as it does so at the moment, and the paper i'm submitting requires (). How do I change this ...
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How do you reference using apa style in latex?

I googled and searched alot or maybe i'm just missing something i dont know.. My problem is i want to do a reference page using apa style. I kept on trying but doesn't seem to give any output.. Anyone ...
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How to cite work and make it not appear in references? [duplicate]

I'm using biblatex to cite and reference previous works, via the external file containing such references (the .bib). When using APA, if I want to cite an author whose cited text contains another ...
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Weird citation error for a specific entry [duplicate]

I am pretty new to Latex but I thought it would be better to write my bachelors thesis in latex than in word... its pretty easy to look up the main parts for latex but I'm at my wit's end: A specific ...
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What is the relationship between natbib, apacite package, and apa document class?

This is the first time I have to submit to a journal and need to reformat my bibliography according to APA guidelines. This leaves me very confused since there seem to be multiple ways to do the same ...
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In-text citation of book with year:page [duplicate]

I apologize if this question has been asked before, I wasn't able to find anything that exactly fit what I was trying to do. I'm attempting to change my citations in order to display the page number ...
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Year not showing up in APA-style citations

I'm writing a paper in LaTeX at the moment. I'm using the \usepackage{apacite}, but for some reason, the years will not show up in my in-text citations. The entry in the References section is fine, ...
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Square brackets in Bibliography with `apalike` style

I have a document with this setup: \usepackage[square,authoryear]{natbib} ... \bibliographystyle{apalike} \bibliography{bib} Which is producing Bibliography entries like: Batty, M. (2007). ...
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apacite produces inline citations out of text area when using custom margins and parindent

The citation is outside of the text area. Seems like this has to do with custom margin and parindent specification. Any way to keep custom settings but still have citations wrap as expected? Thanks. ...
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How to replace ampersand with “and” in in-text citation in elsarticle.cls with apa style?

I'm preparing an article for an Elsevier journal and would like to replace the ampersand (&) with an "and" in the in-text citations. I have to use APA style citation and references, therefore I ...
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Problem with Bibliograpy [closed]

I am new on Tex studio. I am combining three latex file in one by using \import{File name} command. The problem is that all files are combine normally but they have not shown their references at the ...
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How to remove the '.' after the organization's name as an author? (apacitex)

How to remove the '.' after the organization's name as an author, i.e. 'NTIA (2010)' instead of 'NTIA. (2010), but keeping the dot when referencing real people, e.g., Nassri, A. (2015)? I am using ...
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Modify apalike.bst to not output [author, year] at the beginning of the reference

I am very new to LaTeX. I am using it to write my thesis due to the strange and confusing formatting required by my university. I need to modify apalike.bst to not output the [author, year] in the ...
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“Can be used only in preamble” when using \DeclareLanguageMapping with BibLaTeX

I recently switched to BibLaTeX to realize a multilanguage bibliography. Everything worked out fine -- however I get the error "Can be used only in preamble." when using the command ...
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Make “and” between author names lower case

I am using apalike2.bst for my reference list. All author names including the "AND" in between come out in small caps. How do I change the "AND" to lowercase "and"? Example: NUNNENKAMP, PETER AND ...
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Make Author's Last name uppercase, leave first name intact and more

I need help adjusting my reference list (not the in-text citation). I adjusted the existing apalike.bst for capitalization of the author name by inserting the below functions and renaming the file ...
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how to make volume bold and et. al italic when using the apalike bibliography style

I need to edit apalike file so that volume number apears in bold e.g. 1 and et al. in italic. Anyone? Thanks!
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how to remove space between authors initials when using the apalike bibliography style

Suppose my reference looks like the one below: Author, J. M. (2006). Comparing species abundance models. Ecological Modelling, 199(2):153 – 163. How to remove space between the two initials of the ...
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Remove “&” from bibliography in biblatex

I have the following file: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[backend=biber, style=apa,natbib=true]{biblatex} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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how to get the string “submitted” into the citation call-out when using the apalike bibliography style

I need to cite a submitted-but-not-yet published journal article, and I follow this approach: ref.bib @preamble{ " \newcommand{\noop}[1]{} " } @article{author2015, author = "Author Author", ...
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Apacite with natbitapa - bibliography spacing

I am using a LaTeX template for my thesis \documentclass[a4paper,11pt,leqno,openbib]{memoir} Apacite is working fine for the in-text citations but the bibliography has strange spacing - each ...
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Remove an unwanted space between the author and comma using APACITE

I recently started using the APACITE package but when I put a citation in the text I get an unwanted space between the author and the comma, before the year (i.e. Author-Space-Comma-Space-Year). I ...
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How to set figures and tables captions in APA style (without using APA6 class)

As one can see in the given link, APA style requires a very special format for captions in figures and tables. How can I realize this in standard article format? (I do not want to use the APA6 class ...
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Latex BibStyle, how to change it

How can I get my bibliography style to be as follows: Last Name, First Initial.,..... The references should appear in the paper as [1] and appear in alphabetical order in the bibliography. An ...
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Biblatex-apa not replacing ampersand for citations and references with Spanish options

I have read that the spanish-apa.lbx file contains the command \setcounter{smartand}{0} to prevent the ampersand from showing up and uses y instead. However, I can't seem to manage to get this right ...
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apacite removes all author initials except the first in the reference list

I seem to have a problem with the apacite package. Let's take as an example a reference in which the author names are Buller, D.B. and Burgoon, J.K. This is what the full reference in the ...
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Author highlighting with biblatex-apa

I'm trying to implement the author highlighting provided here: Make one author's name bold every time it shows up in the bibliography The solution works fine until i activate the apa style for ...
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BibTeX, apacite and the \DSMcite tags

Previous Question Below is the MWE. When the \DSMciteA tag is inserted, the errors generate. With that tag, it all works fine! The Code: %!TEX program = xelatex \documentclass[man, a4paper, 12pt, ...
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How to remove urls from bibliographies in apacite?

I am using the apacite package for references. I would like to avoid having the URLs printed in the bibliography for all types of references. Here is an entry from the bibliography (.bib): ...
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Citing in Beamer: Year depiction problem in the reference slide

I am preparing a presentation with beamer package with multiple citations. Therefore I have decided to use the following packages: \usepackage[style=apa, backend = biber]{biblatex} ...
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In-text citation with biblatex-apa not using et al. correctly? Two authors listed before et al

I'm writing my thesis, and have had the strangest behavior from just one in-text citation. I'm using biblatex/biber with the following setup: \documentclass[letterpaper, 11pt, twoside, ...