{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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Natbib sorting and citation order by appearance in lyx

I am wondering how I can change the order of the citations in my paper. They are appear in alphabetical order however I want to be in the order that I selected. (Note: I am not asking about order of ...
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Removing additional middle name with biblatex [duplicate]

i'm using biblatex with apa style. I have some authors that have too many middle names. It give me something like this : Licht, C. M. M., de Geus, E. J. C., van Dyck, R., & Penninx, B. W. J. ...
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Adding “see:” and “: pg. ##” to Biblatex/apalike/authoryear-comp in XeLaTeX [closed]

In the Mimic BibTeX "apalike" with BibLaTeX - (biblatex-apa broken?) the answer supplied is working fine until one needs to add a page number or "see:" to the citation the whole thing gets ...
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APA if more than three authors put et al

I have a problem with the following. I need the following citation style: if one author just show that author, if three authors, for first time show all three, but in subsequent citations show just ...
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Dates not printing using BibLaTeX [closed]

I'm using biblatex to process the bibliography for my dissertation using APA. The problem is that dates are not being printed; the dates are being replaced by a n.d. and this is not correct because my ...
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Correct representation of an institution as author while citing [duplicate]

I am new to using LaTeX and ran into the following problem. I make use of the apacite package. I made a .bib file with the following entry: @misc{Ambulancezorkort, author = {Rijksinstituut voor ...
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Style-independent way in BibTeX to cite a web page as a source [closed]

I know how to cite a web page in BibTeX, but the method proposed is not style-independent. That is, it suffers from not having metadata for the access date and URL (it's a hack to put the access ...
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Overflow boxes caused by references [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Line breaking (or hyphenation?) of references in apalike I have downloaded styles for my BibTeX, which is called "apalike". The problem is that when I use \cite then ...
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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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Unable to cite in text APA style reference [closed]

I am unable to cite references in APA style. Below is the code. Can somebody please show how to correctly cite references? In the output pdf I am getting The Authors in (?,?) instead of the correct ...
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How to make biblatex behave like apacite?

The title is probably too broad. The problem I face is that I am working on a beamer presentation, and because beamer conflicts with apacite, it has been suggested that biblatex be used instead. I ...
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apacite+natbib in lyx: always error “too many }'s”

I spent the last hours breaking my head and the internet over what is wrong with using apacite and natbib in lyx (since I seem not to be the only one...). Here is what I did: in settings - ...
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Include full citations AND their abstracts in the text?

This seems like it should be easy. In preparing syllabi for graduate seminars I like to organize my LaTeX sections as weeks (easy to do) and under each section include a list of the papers to be read ...
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Changes to .bst file have no effect

I have been using the natbib package with the apalike bibliography style. However, I am not entirely happy with some details of this style, and wanted to try my hands on a customised version. Thus, I ...
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APA citation problem

my code is: \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{report} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage[autostyle]{csquotes} ...
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Bibliography with alphabetical order, year order but without brackets in references part [closed]

I am trying to find a bibliography that looks like the one here. I found this but it doesn't have this style and when I try some of them LaTeX cannot find them. How do I have to add them to my LaTeX ...
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almost APA formatting?

I need to make a fairly large report. It requires a cherry-picked APA style, meaning that it uses some of it, and other things are not APA-compliant. I think I won't have problems dealing with the ...
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Internet citation using APA

I'm looking for a way to include Internet citations in my bibliography and 'print' them using APA style. Currently I have natbib and apa-good.bst, but from what I've been able to gleam from Google, ...
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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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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} ...
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Alignment numbered apalike bibliography style

I prefer the apalike bibliography style with the number in brackets in front (see also this post and this post). However what I am curious about is how to align the first and subsequent text lines ...
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apalike bibliography pages are not separated

I have a problem when using \bibliographystyle{apalike} When I write @article{Petrenko05, author = {A.A. Petrenko and Y. Leredde and P. Marsaleix}, title = {Circulation in a ...
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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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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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Configuring bibliography with biblatex and apa6 package

Newbie question here: I am having trouble understanding how apa6 manages citations. I know how to use biblatex and biber: \usepackage[backend=biber, style=apa]{biblatex} But when it comes to the ...
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apacitex bibliography stile does not show citations properly

I'm trying to use apacite to manage my references style. I'm satisfied with the style of the bibliography, but not the citations. They appear as a number between square brackets, which is not, by any ...
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list all 3 to 5 author names in the first in-text citation using apacite

I use \usepackage{apacite} in the preamble (sublime 2 editor) and \bibliographystyle{apacite}. I did not have to manually install the apacite package. For in-text citations of 3 to 5 authors, I need ...
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Different citation style for websites and other items

I would like to differentiate the citation output for website from the setting in the MWE for books, journals, etc. (which I want to maintain). For the website and only for the website I would like ...
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Showing main website title in biblatex-apa bibliography

I'm using biblatex-apa and biber to write my research paper in APA format. I love using BibDesk and LaTeX compared to manually writing the bibliography in Pages, but I can't figure out the online ...
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Issues with APACite package undefined control sequence \bibitem

I get the following errors when I try to cite with apacite Undefined control sequence \bibitem{GDP:2012} You can't use `\relax' after \the \bibitem{GDP:2012} Citation `GDP:2012' undefined There were ...
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How to change font of reference header into boldface using apacite

I am relatively new to latex, most things work however amazingly easily, nevertheless I have a small problem with the the font of the reference header. The start of my code looks like: ...
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Order of references, tables/figures, and appendices using apa6 class

According to APA 6th edition, the order of a manuscript should be: Title Page, Abstract, Body, References, Footnotes, Tables, Figures, Appendixes. I am trying to typeset a manuscript with the class ...
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Formatting apalike-url.bst link to reference

I am using apalile-url.bst to get APA references formatting, but I want to format the reference link when I am using a URL, for example when I reference a URL I get. this is a url reference ...
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APA formatting and changing the parameters

So my teacher is being really picky with the APA formatting of my paper and I decided to use LaTeX to typeset my paper (currently its 21 pages). I used the package \usepackage[man]{apa} which has ...
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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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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} ...
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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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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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How can apacite be configured to use title case for booktitle of @inproceedings bib entries? [duplicate]

I have a lot of citations to published conference proceedings in my document but apacite formats the booktitle field in sentence case rather than title case (as is specified in the APA publication ...
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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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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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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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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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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, ...
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Follow-up-question to modification of biblatex APA style

For my final thesis I need to use a slightly modified version of the APA style. Before I go into more detail, I would like to show you a MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{scrreprt} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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APA style quotes, year with parentheses, footcites, ibidem

I would like my citation style to be a footnote Author (Year) for the entire Author (Year) to be a hyperlink to the bibliography for repeated citations to be Ibid So far I can almost do it all. ...
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Customise info order and punctuation with biblatex-apa and unpublished thesis

According to an APA manual I have, in the references section, an unpublished dissertation should be formatted like this: Doe, J. (2015). Title (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). Some university, ...
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Discrepancy in using apacite for bibliography

Problem: The first reference using apacite is being printed out correctly and subsequent are not. The code in the PhDthesisSU.cls: %-------------------------- identification --------------------- ...