{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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Citation MWE example doesn't work

I have a problem with apa6, apacite, etc. In the process of creating a mwe, I ran across code here on this site as a mwe, but it doesn't work. When compiled (Texpad on a Mac, using Bibtex), it ...
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Apacite - changing “ed.” / “edition” brackets in generated bibliography entry

I need explicit entrys in my (german) normed bibliography. After a lot of work i have settled with apacite, because it sounded like it could do the stuff i need. So far i am able to change: Title, ...
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What is a good way to hack apacite to show DOIs in apa 6th style?

I've needed to add doi's to the end of my references in order to comply with APA 6th edition. At first, I found this discussion about DOIs and apacite, but it didn't really provide a solution. After ...
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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} ...
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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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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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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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Force using same citation style

(EDITED) I cite two following articles using \cite{..} (apa6 class) In bibfile: @InProceedings{a, title={a}, author={Alast, Afirst and Blast, Bfirst and Clast, Cfirst}, year={2010} } ...
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How to cite SEVERAL articles of Wikipedia (if all labels are wiki:xxx)?

Citing one article is as follows: @misc{ wiki:xxx, author = {{Estimation lemma}}, title = "Estimation lemma --- {W}ikipedia{,} The Free Encyclopedia", year = "2010", url = ...
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bibtex apacite problem

I have a problem with bibtex: it doesn't seem to find my references from my .bib-file. The Errors I get: [BibTeX] mit Rückgabewert 2 beendet and: LaTeX Warning: Citation `Murty2010' undefined on ...
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Apacite compilation errors

I am using apacite package and can't get my bibliography to compile. I was using another style until now, which was working, but I need APA. Does it matter how I created the .bib file (I imported ...
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Indentation using the APA6 class [closed]

I'm having some trouble indenting paragraphs using apa6.cls. \indent does not indent the paragraph, and I have tried \setlength{\parindent}{5pt} after \maketitle. I am using manuscript mode ...
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How can I fix my title page to conform to APA standards?

Here is the code for my document: \documentclass[12pt, letterpaper]{report} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{mathptmx} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \setlength{\headheight}{1in} ...
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bibliography does not appear using a template which uses apalike style

When I compile the tex provided in the following template, the bibliography does not appear, and I don't understand why. I'm using Texmaker on windows, and I've already tried to compile with BibTex ...
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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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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: ...
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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} ...
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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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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: ...
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How to add abreviated name, full lastname and an identifier to the bibliography section to natbib citations?

I would like to add an identifier to my current natbib setting. Is there anyway to add the a ''citep style identifier'' to the bibliography section?. For instance: Y. Tang, Y.-Q. Zhang, N. V. Chawla, ...
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Force natbib+apalike to display the first two authors for a specific item

I am using natbib with apalike bibliography style. Some of the entries in my bib file are papers characterized by first co-authorship. So far, when I \cite them, only the first author is reported ...
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Combine “apalike” and “unsrt” bibliography sytles

I am using bibtex and would like my bibliography to be in the style "apalike" but I would also like my citations listed in order of appearance (as opposed to alphabetically). Is there any simple way ...
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APA (bibliographystyle): Change language or symbol between two authors

I really like the APA-citationstyle. But I need to change the "and" (english) connecting two authors into "und" (german). Check my MWE. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,titlepage, totoc]{scrartcl} ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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write my refrences in APA style

I need to include a reference page in APA style using package apacite. This is what i am currently getting: I need to get it in this format.
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Latex apalike reference style that contained in square boxes

I have problem with adding square boxes on reference "apalike" list in latex. Help would be very appreciate, please see latex problem here: d!
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biblatex 3.0 apa undefined control sequence (\mkbibdateapalongextra?) [duplicate]

I am not sure why I cannot copy from the TeXShop console anymore, but here is my problem. This does not seem to be related to my bib file or how I cite things. How can I fix this? I am calling ...
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biblatex 3.0 and APA citation styles [duplicate]

I am using biblatex 3.0 (current with the TeX Live 2015 pretest) and hope to hove APA citations and a bibliography. Instead, the relevant lines shown below in LuaLaTeX generate a PDF with no ...
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Problems with apacite

I'm trying to use apacite to format my references in a dissertation, however, I never get the same result. Moreover, according to apacite's manual, it is expected that for entries with more than 3 ...
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Reason for double hyphen instead of single hyphen for page numbers in bibliography? [duplicate]

Page numbers in my thesis chapter bibliography are not being displayed properly when I compile using XeLatex in TeXstudio on my mac (OS X Yosemite): In my preamble: \usepackage{natbib} ...
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Package biblatex apa in spanish [duplicate]

I recently tried to migrate from natbib to biblatex. Now, I'm writing a document in Spanish, where I would like to use the apa style provided by bibtex. If I use the plain style there is no problem. ...
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Lyx-file does not want to export to pdf when I changed bibliography layout from apalike to apa

This is the error message I get: ! Undefined control sequence. <argument> \protect \astroncite {Allport}{1988} l.3 ...
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Forced lowercase bibliography with biblatex in apa-style [duplicate]

Even when my .bib file has uppercase words, I can not preserve them when generating de bibliography page. For example: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{csquotes} \usepackage[style=apa, ...
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Bibliography style: sort unsrtnat alphabetically and not by first cited

I am writing my master thesis, and I would like to have the following style for bibliography: \documentclass[11pt, oneside]{book} \usepackage[round]{natbib} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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Issue with multiple in-line references by some author using bibtex + natbib + apacite

When I have multiple papers to refer to in the same breath by the same author, the second reference year always prints as 0 and with no space after the comma, even though the full reference is indeed ...
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APA Biblatex - undefined control sequence [duplicate]

fairly new to latex and biblatex, whenever I try to use the style=apa I get ) [10] ! Undefined control sequence. <argument> \mkbibdateapalongextra ...