{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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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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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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apacite error - The style file: apacite.bst Database file #1: … is a string literal, not a function

I am trying to use the apacite package for referencing however I am having some problems getting it to work. I am using Ubuntu and the Tex Live distribution so I installed the texlive-bibtex-extra ...
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Sorting bibliography entries of similar author (First author) and year in apa-good style

I need to sort my bibliography (apa-good style) by only the first author (A) and year of the paper. Example: A, R, T, N, T (2016) Extraction.. A, G, T (2015) Analysis... But now the result is: A, G, ...
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Modify APA reference style to show Capital Author name, but citation still show normal text

I'm trying to get the reference following my graduate school. My Graduate school claimed that the bibliography formats were adopted from APA style of bibliography and citation with some ...
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Using apalike and natbib in Lyx with author abbreviation as index

I'm using Lyx 2.1.2 and want to use the apalike citation style. I created a BibTEX generated Bibliography, added my bib file and set the style to apalike, which all worked so far. But then I wanted ...
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How to use APA 6 with elsarticle.cls

First, let me tell you that I am a total newbie in Latex. I am trying to use APA 6 with elsarticle. As far as I get, elsarticle has natbib pre-loaded. Does anyone help me use APA with elsarticle? ...
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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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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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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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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

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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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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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 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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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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Bibtex: Change formatting of editor name for type InCollection

I have a reference that is a chapter of the book, so I'd like to include both the author name and the editor's name in the citation. I quickly discovered that the "Book" and "InBook" types give errors ...
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apacite and local language translations

Is there an easy way to change a few things regarding apacite package? I'm particularly looking at the url reference. When compiled apacite says "Retrieved from" but I'd like it to be "Sótt þann" and ...
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How to modify apalike.bst to have a URLs at the end of References

I can't find this one -- which part do I have to change to have URLs at the end of References. By default, they are in the beginning.
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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apacite bibliography{} command not creating bibliography

Please excuse me, I'm quite new to LaTeX (and I'm inexperienced with formal formatting to boot). I'm having a problem that I don't know how to solve, and haven't been able to find anything online. ...
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Apacite: suppress initials intext? (Sublime 2 on mac)

I am using the package apacite for my dissertation (document class report). For a few in-text citations, the author's first name initials appear and I would like to remove/suppress them in the ...
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Natbib and an organisation as an author

Using the APA style in natbib, and one of the authors is the "Department of Education". I use { } to keep the citation as a single author. However, because there is no "second part" to the citation, ...