A document class dedicated to formatting document elements conforming to APA style (6th edition).

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How to format references in APA 6 style in Lyx?

I am very new to Latex/Lyx. Now I'm writing my thesis in Lyx and I have put all my references in Jabref. My references have to be in APA 6 format for which I have downloaded biblatex-apa and apa6 ...
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How to align these two columns

Note: I'm new to LaTeX. The bottoms of these two columns don't line up. I'd like to find a way to make them line up. Here's the code: \documentclass[12pt,jou]{apa6} \setlength\parindent{1cm} \...
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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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Authors with different affiliations on one line in apa6

When using this example: \documentclass[man,apacite]{apa6} \usepackage{authblk} \title{TITLE} \shorttitle{SHORT TITLE} \author[1]{Author 1} \author[2]{Author 2} \author[1]{...
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Bibliography citation appearing differently in several instances

I'm using apa6.cls document class: \documentclass[jou,apacite]{apa6} At some point, I added the following citation to my bibliography (int a .bib file): @inproceedings{boiy2007automatic, title={...
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Centered footer page numbers with apa6

My university requires me to deviate from apa6 format for thesis work, and make my page numbers centred in the footer (as opposed to top right). I have seen some examples using fancyhdr, but can't ...
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Article in APA6 in LYX

\twoauthors Very good , I 'm doing an article in APA v6 , using APA6 LYX template, I have a question , not as include two authors with two different affiliations , try different shapes and throws me ...
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Remove title name from page of apa6 document class

In the code below, I wanted to remove the title of the paper "Assignment 1", from the body of the paper in the apa6-document class template (title on page 2 of the document). Just under the running ...
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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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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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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 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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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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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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apa6: Controlling the size of figures in man mode

I'm using the apa6 class to prepare a manuscript. My figures appear in any sizes in man-mode, whether .png or .pdf. How is it possible to control the size of figures in man-mode? The width-...
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Undesired blank page between title and bibliography in apa6

A blank page comes up between the title page and the bibliography each time I try to use biblatex-apa with apa6. The intent of the document is a listing of references with annotations. main.tex: \...
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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} \begin{filecontents*...
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Numbered sections in APA6

I am trying to get automatically numbered sections, subsections, and subsubsections while using the APA6 format. Is it possible to number sections even though section numbers were deactivated by APA6? ...
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Seventh Author in apa6

I want to have seven authors in the apa6 document class. Unfortunately apa6 only offers up to six authors. \documentclass{apa6} \title{Title} \sixauthors{Author 1}{Author 2}{Author 3}{Author 4}{...
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How can I make the apa6-document class NOT print a short title?

I am writing my master's thesis on TeXmaker. As for following the APA citation rules, I started using the apa6 document class. But even in the doc-mode, it still puts a short title (in capital letters)...
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single spaced longtable with apa6

I want to use the longtable package with the apa6 class. The package documentation indicates that longtable should not be called explicitly, but rather listed in the documentclass options. Since I'm ...
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Apa6, biblatex, and backend=bibtex

I have to use apa6 with biblatex and bibtex as the backend. Unfortunately, that doesn't really work although my approach seems ok (according to tons of other posts here). \documentclass[doc]{apa6} \...
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APA6-package in man-mode - getting rid of “running head” on first page

I am using the apa6 document class with the man option to write my bachelor-thesis. On the first Page, top left corner, the actual running head ("FAAFAAFAAFAA") is preceded by Running Head:. My ...
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APA style in German, but with commas (except for in the text)

I'm looking for some help. I'm writing my master's thesis in German using the APA style (apacite package). So since the document is in German it automatically deletes the commas in the reference list ...
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Misplaced text when using APA

In my document, a couple of lines from one section are placed after the first couple of lines of the next section. This document reproduces the error: \documentclass[jou]{apa} \usepackage{pgffor} \...
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Restart footnote counter with apa6

I would like to reset the footnote counter to 1 after using some footnotes in the title page. I though the solution would be to simply \setcounter{footnote}{0} but it does not work. MWE below. \...
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How can I fix formatting (e.g., missing parentheses and punctuation) of reference entries created with biblatex-apa?

First, I should admit I'm still fairly new to LaTeX, but I love it so far, even if it can be a bit demanding at times. Regarding my issue, I searched here in Stack Exchange and within the ...
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Using APA6 Package Returns Cannont Find apa6.sty Error

The Problem When attempting to use the APA6 package, I received this error: ! LaTeX Error: File `apa6.sty' not found. And a little later, I see the following warnings: Class apa6 Warning: Short ...
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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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Enumerated headings using apa6?

The apa6 document class doesn't use enumerated headings, but I want my headings to look like: Something 1.1 Something 1.2 Something Something 2.1 Something etc... How do I enable this?
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Collate apa6 documents into book

I'm getting a Master of Education (Go Mizzou Tigers!), and I'm using overleaf to create all of my tasks/milestones/deliverables. It's going pretty well so far, and I'm using the apa6 package, which is ...
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How do you reference using apa style in latex?

I googled and searched alot or maybe i'm just missing something i dont know.. My problem is i want to do a reference page using apa style. I kept on trying but doesn't seem to give any output.. Anyone ...
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Write complex citations with BibLatex - “&” needed instead of “and”

Using BibLatex with the apa style I try to cite some references in the following way: ... slightly adapted Biggs’ (1987, 1999; see for a similar model Marsick, Watkins, & O’Conner, 2011) model ...
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APA 6th article style and referencing [duplicate]

I need to prepare a manuscript according to APA 6th style. I tried using the apa6 class and biblatex for document style and references respectively. The citations within the contents are not coming ...
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Placing footnotes at the end of the manuscript in apa6

I am writing a paper using the apa6 package. I have been asked to place all of the footnotes on a separate page after the reference list. This is indeed the style that sample manuscripts in the APA's ...
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Custom punctuation and format in references using [natbib]{apa6}

I need to change to reference entry format. I am using [natbib]{apa6} for managing my references; basic structure is as below: \documentclass[natbib]{apa6} \begin{document} \bibliography{...
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How to set figures and tables captions in APA style (without using APA6 class)

As one can see in the given link, APA style requires a very special format for captions in figures and tables. How can I realize this in standard article format? (I do not want to use the APA6 class ...
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apa6 package “man” document mode produces unwanted page 3

I'm trying to write my thesis as closely conforming to APA6 style as reasonable. I've scraped together a preamble from answers on this page that is messy, but works pretty well. The only problem is ...
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Setting Margins Exactly - Geometry Package

My University's thesis requirements for margins (letter paper 8.5in x 11in) are as follows: Top: 1 inch; Left: 1.25 inch; Right: 1.25 inch; and Bottom: 1.0 inch I was/am having difficulty ...
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How can I insert “and” into a string of citations?

I would like to output something like see Smith (1999), Jones (2015), and Lovelace (2005). by doing something like this see \textcite{smith99, jones15, [and] lovelace04} but I can not. ...
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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 modifications....
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List figures with \listoffigures but don't show the figures themselves

For a journal submission, I need a list of figure captions at the end of my manuscript but they explicitly asks not to include the figures themselves in the document. I have added \listoffigures at ...
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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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Table does not show up using \documentclass[man]{apa6}

I use \documentclass[man]{apa6} and my table will not show up when compiling the .tex. I use the following code: \documentclass[man]{apa6} \usepackage{enumitem} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{...
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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 to create additional space below Section headings followed by Subsections in the Table of Contents

I am preparing my thesis using the apa6 document class. I'm using the tocloft package to format my Table of Contents and List of Figures. In the TOC, I can't figure out how to add space BELOW section ...
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Unexplained vertical space between some bib entries?

I'm using the APA6 package with natbib, and I noticed that some of my bib entries have a vertical space. I think it has to do with there being a particularly long "word" at the end of an entry (e.g., ...