{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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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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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} \usepackage[...
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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, openright]{...
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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 --------------------- %\...
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Hyphenation of first Author in Apacite

I'm using apacite for my bibliography and for in-text citations. Unfortunately the first Author in a multi-author citation does not get hyphenated. Is there anything I can do to make everything in an ...
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How can I change the year-postfix separator in apacite?

I'm trying to format my citations such that they look like: (Author, Year: page) instead of (Author, Year, page) I've tried redefining the year-postfix separator, \renewcommand{\BBN}{\...
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In-text citations with two or more than two papers in apacite

When using the parenthetical citation with two or more than two papers in apacite, we can separate by comma: \usepackage{apacite} \cite{jorgenson2002projecting,solow1962technical}. This gives (...
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Two small Biblatex-APA questions

I'm working on my MBA master thesis by using the package biblatex-apa. However by entering a reference to a powerpoint presentation I'm struggling. My university gives the example as follows for a ppt:...
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How to include the title of the website in bibliography

I want to include the website title in my bibliography. In the bibtex file (created by Zotero) the website title is stored as journal. \RequirePackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents*}{mybib.bib} @...
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Incollection with apacite: year and publisher are not shown

I'm using TeXstudio and MiKTeX 2.9, and cite using natbibapa and apacite. My incollection entries from bibtex are not built correctly: year, booktitle and publisher are missing. input bibtex: @...
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Biblatex-apa style shouldn't show issue number in references for journal publications with doi

A journal article with doi number shouldn't show the issue number according to the APA6 publication manual. However, my biblatex-apa style (with biber) shows it. Does anyone know a good way to remove ...
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Page problem in apalike (BiBTeX)

Can someone please tell me the problem? My pages in bibliography should be in "(" and ")" - exampe: (71-83). This is the content of the reference:
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Biber doesn't work anymore (with biblatex-apa in TeXnicCenter) [duplicate]

Today I encountered an issue with biblatex and it seemed I had to update the biblatex package to the newest version to fix this. So I went for a complete update of my MikTeX installation (installed ...
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Pagination by issue in biblatex-apa

Another biblatex-apa question here. It seems it has not been asked before. The APA 6th edition prescribes that when formatting journals (and other periodical references), the issue number is included (...
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Using “and” instead of ampersand in natbib in-text citations (“\citet”)

I am using natbib and a modified \bibliographystyle that approximates the APA style (downloaded from here: http://web.reed.edu/cis/help/latex/images/apa-good.bst.zip). The only problem is this: In ...
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Multilingual citation lists with apacite

I am writing a paper for university and i need to use german and english captions in the bibliography list. If the source is in english then the entry must be also in english, if it's in german it ...
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APA Style citation. Allow author names outside parenthesis

I need to use a minimal latex package that supports bibtex citations. I am currently using apacite package. but it only provides two types of citations. \cite and \shortcite both of which write the ...
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Biblatex with apa style skips first entry in bibliography

this is driving me nuts. When compiling my file I can only see the bibliography from the second entry on. The first one is skipped ?!?!?!? Here's my def: and in my output file I see this: One ...
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Converting number to author-year citations using natbib in book with chapters?

I've been struggling with this problem a lot. I want to change the number like citations to author-year (something like apalike, e.g. from [1] to Sims (2000)). The problem is that I have a book with ...
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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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Cell style for biblatex [closed]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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 author,...
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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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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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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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How to change margin for first page of Bibliography Only

I need the top margin to be 2 inches on the first page of my Bibliography and all subsequent pages in the Bibliography to have 1 inch top margins. I am using BibTeX to manage my references and using ...
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How do I refer to a 'part' in a book?

I have a book where the content table looks like this: PART1: chapter 1 chapter 2 chapter 3 PART2: chapter 4 chapter 5 ... PART3: Appendix A ... I want to reference all the ...
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LyX, classicthesis, Mendeley: Citing a web page

I use Mendeley to organize my Literature and to build the .bib file. I also use LyX and the classicthesis template to write my Master's Thesis. Now I want to reference a web page. Using apalike as ...
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Apalike2: how to cite multiple authors instead of one author et al

Apalike2 always only cites one author and than "et al". But i want to show all the authors the first time I reference to it. How to do this? I need something like citep which shows all authors. \...
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Bibtopic + Apacite in ClassicThesis [duplicate]

I'm using ClassicThesis (fresh raw TeX version compiled with TexMaker and MikTex 2.9, both up-to-date in Windows). I have managed to apply apacite style with the default bibliography commands. The ...
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biblatex-apa:empty bibliography+undefindes references [duplicate]

I try to cite with the biblatex-apa-package but it just does not word and I don't unterstand why. I have worked with latex for a while but usually with headings from friends, so I am not very good in ...
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bibliography file error using apa [closed]

I have searched for hours trying to find a solution. I have compiled pdf to latex then bibtex then latex using texworks and this is the result ! Argument of \astroncite has an extra }. <inserted ...