{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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Special characters are not displayed in bibliography (biber, apa, british)

I am writing a paper using British English and Biber for including my references. However, in the bibliography all special characters are missing. I've tried using \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} which ...
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How to edit apalike style to show the year at the end?

In apalike style, year appears just after author names: [Doe, 2016] Doe, J. (2016). some article. Name of journal. How to edit it so that year appears at the end (without parentheses)? i.e. sth like ...
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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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Problems with “retrieved from” in bibliography produced by BibLaTeX (APA style)

I am using biblatex with apa style. More or less everything works fine. However, LaTeX produces the following warnings Package biblatex Warning: Bibliography string 'retrieved' undefined (...
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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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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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Adding symbols to the beginning of certain references in the reference list

I have an article in which I want to place symbols before some of my references, indicating their role in the work. For example, some of them might just be ordinary references while others might point ...
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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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Elsevier article with APA references

I'm writing an article for Elsevier Journal which follows APA6e references; everything is fine except that the article starts from page 2 leaving page 1 blank with just double hyphen (==) in the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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biblatex: “Apalike” LaTeX usin & instead of and

Intro I am currently writing a report on my local language. The usage of "and" in my reference list is not preferable and I would like to use "&" instead of "and" such that the reference list and ...
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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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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 – 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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biblatex-apa: full first names in the bibliography

Some publishers prefer the APA citation style in a modified way and do not want any initials for authors' and editors' names in the bibliography. According to the biblatex-apa handbook, this is made ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...