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How to reference a student report (semester report)?

There are some institutions where undergraduates/bachelor students may submit reports (e.g. project reports) at end of a semester. Say, I want to refer to such a report using a bibtex or biblatex ...
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Online journal pages field that is compatible with natbib+bibtex and biblatex+biber?

I want to know how I should properly use the provided page field of an article published in an online journal (such as PLoS Computational Biology). Even though articles published in online journals ...
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Using (thebibliography) in a separate tex file

I have manually created my references in separate file bio.tex using \begin{thebibliography}{}. When I try to cite using \cite{} in another tex file introduction.tex it gives me error while compiling ...
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How can create one bibliography file for different tex files in one project

I am beginner in Tex writing, and writing a report in Texmaker on Ubuntu 13.10. I have separate files for different chapters. Now I want to create one .bib file for all chapters including main file, ...
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How to correctly display and separate the author names in a bibliographic entry?

How to correctly display and to separate among the BibLaTeX's author's names? Code: @book{atl1, label = {SELLS}, author = {Cristopher TAVARES, Kirk FERTITTA, Brent RECTOR, Chris ...
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How to swap field entries in Bibliography (biblatex, bibtex8)? [on hold]

I am currently modifying the layout of my thesis' bibliography and I still have to change three things. This is part of my preamble which includes the biblatex package. I already managed to render ...
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Latex references and bibliography not working [duplicate]

I need to deliver a report using Latex. Since the beginning I have had a lot of difficulties with it, that thankfully were resolved when I started using the Texmaker tool. Unfortunately the references ...
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What is the easiest way to generate a compact bibliography?

In a beamer presentation I want to use the \nocite{*} macro, so all entries in the bib file will be included, regardless whether I actually cited an entry or not. However, this yields a rather long ...
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Is there a more recent bibliography style file (.bst) for PNAS?

As per the PNAS author guidelines: References should be cited in numerical order as they appear in text. Because tables and figures will be inserted in the text where first cited, references in ...
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how could I manage a bibliography in a world full of clouds (citeulike / mendeley)?

I always used a single babel.bib BibTex file to keep a record of all my readings. Great. Then I managed it using a VCS (first SVN, then git). Super great. But at the same time, resources like ...
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LyX sync document settings of child documents with master especially concerning citation style

How can I make sure, that the document settings of a child document are compatible to the master document? Today I had a big hassle concerning citation: If I choose "citation style standard ...
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biblatex prints an unwanted star (*)

I am using biblatex in an article document class which has been turned into a resume manually. The \section and \subsection have been redefined. Now If I use bibtex or biblatex, I get an unwanted ...
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Can't display article titles in the bibliography using utphys.bst

I'm using utphys.bst bibtex style which does not display titles for article entries..! See the following picture, where an article, an electronic source and a book have been cited in the text: I'd ...
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Is there a preferred capitalization style for reference types in BibTeX/biblatex?

When looking at examples of reference lists, I've seen three capitalization styles used for reference types in .bib files: @misc @Misc @MISC I notice the all-lowercase style appears to be the most ...
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Initials in the bibliography. firstinits/uniquename not working correctly in biblatex?

Consider two MWEs (minimum working examples): \RequirePackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents}{\jobname.bib} @article{Delbaen1998, year={1998}, title={Title3}, author={Delbaen, F.}, } ...
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Universal `\cite` commands or defining new cite commands

I would like to know the best practice to get "universal" cite commands. Across the different articles, I have written, each has had a different template for a different publication venue. And, each ...
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Difficulty with icelandic characters in bibliography/apacite [closed]

I have a problem with getting my icelandic characters to show up when I compile. I´m using texstudio and I used jabref for being the reference manager and I´m using apacite for the citing "system" ...
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tweaking a resume template to allow custom bibtex categories

So I use LaTeX a lot for work. I'm in the process of creating a new academic CV. I found a beautiful template that I really love, but handles bibtex references in an unweildy manner. It assumes ...
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Limiting Citations in Bibliography with IEEE style

I'm using the IEEE conference style and am exporting my bibTeX from Zotero. Zotero however just adds all information into the bibTeX and then my TeX-environment just compiles all that information into ...
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biblatex biber to \bibitem

I am a LaTeX really entusiastic newbie. Thus I am writing all my reports and articles using this wonderful tool. Unfortunately the editors of scientific review do not all have the same entusiasm ...
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Custom bibliography inclusions

I have a bib file generated by Zotero (can become biblatex if needed) and I use natbib bibliographies through the package revtex4 (I could also use aastex if needed). Zotero kindly outputs every ...
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BibTex Referncing Number order based on appearence

Today while i tried to add bibliography in bibtex I found problems with sorting like the figure How to solve this kind of error .. I tried to sort based on appearance but failed .. What should i add ...
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Bibliography appearing incorrectly, using refsection

After reading: Section bibliographies carefully I am still stuck and frustrated. My code is the following: \documentclass[]{friggeri-cv} \usepackage[backend=bibtex]{biblatex} ...
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Remove parentheses for empty year field biblatex ieee style

By using biblatex ieee style, I found that the reference will display empty brackets even though the field "year" is undefined. How can I remove it without having to change the biblatex.bst? ...
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Bibdesk “convert files” removes DOI from entries - recovery possible? [closed]

Bibdesk's (1.6.2 (3071)) "Convert Files" function removes DOIs from all found entries and instead assigns them as links. This is nice to have, but I want to include the DOIs in my references ...
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Replace 'and' with ampersand in bibliography and parenthetical citations using BibLaTeX

By default, author-year style in BibLaTeX uses the word 'and' before the last author. I would like to retain this for in-text citations, but would like to replace 'and' with an ampersand (&) in ...
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Bibliography failing to appear

I am using someone else's code to type the bibliography, I thought it would be a nice idea to see something different from my usual approach. I can always switch back to the safe path but this problem ...
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\printbibliography is always blank (warnings given)

I cannot get a bibliography working using biblatex. Even the most basic example doesn't work. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents*}{refs.bib} @BOOK {KandR, ...
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How to organize a .bib file edited by hand?

Normally I use zotero and its bibtex/biblatex export tool to create a .bib file. But this method doesn't put you in charge of the bibliography and you could reproduces errors in the references if ...
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recommendation for a package and bibliography style

I appreciate it if you let me know which package and bibliography style should be used to have the bibliography with the following properties: 1- citation in the text should be like this: (Doe et ...
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Specify which of multiple citations is preceded by a prefix in BibTex/natbib/BibLaTeX

I'm trying to add a prefix to a particular citation in LaTeX using BibTex/natbib/BibLaTeX in the context of multiple citations. Here's what I want to appear: Claim made by several authors ...
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Wrong autodetection of biblatex backend [duplicate]

I'm using the biblatex package with option backend=bibtex. However, AUCTeX C-c C-c suggests running biber. How can I have the backend detected correctly, or override this and configure AUCTeX to ...
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Section bibliographies using biblatex in ShareLaTeX

I'm trying to use biblatex to make sectioned bibliographies like here: Section bibliographies However it doesn't seem to work over at ShareLaTeX. This works: \documentclass{report} ...
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Biblatex referencing using IEEE style with Annotations

I am compiling the references for a technical report, using biblatex to manage my citations and I require a annotated bibliography style. When I compiled the first draft of this report I used bibtex ...
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problems with biblatex and biber

I have tried to make biber to work on my machine, unsuccessfully. I have searched all over and have read all the biblatex-biber related posts, but nothing seems to do the trick. Here is a Minimal (Not ...
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Choosing BibTex entry type for lecture notes and company catalogs [closed]

I have been struggling with choosing an appropriate entry type for my BibTex references when referring to for instance lecture notes from a university or a catalog with e.g. motor specs from a ...
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Undefined control sequence<to be read again> with biblatex and Zotero

I am using Texmaker 4.0.4 and exported my biblatex.bib from Zotero. My file test.tex: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[backend=biber]{biblatex} \bibliography{Biblatex.bib} \begin{document} ...
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In biblatex, how to exchange the places of left and right quotation marks?

In biblatex, how do I exchange the places of left and right quotation marks? Please see this example. I am trying to achieve something like this.
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the 'proper' way to cite the earliest publication date in brackets, followed by the publication date of the recent version used – ASA style

See update on 2013-11-12 10:26:36Z below regarding my final solution In the American Sociological Association Style Guide. 3rd ed. (p. 2 [PDF link!]) it is explained and demonstrated how to cite a ...
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Bibtex not running after upgrading Ubuntu from 13.04 to 13.10

I'm having problems with my latex installation on Ubuntu 13.10. Have been using it successfully for a while on Ubuntu 13.04, after I updated bibtex doesn't seem to work. The error I get is: This is ...
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'proper' clickable hyperlinks with biblatex, natbib and hyperref — (Author, Year) style

Based on some experimenting and some reading (here on http://tex.stackexchange.com) I might have solved first issue I had. I have kept a strikeout-version of the first issue so that people have a ...
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biblatex messing up citation entry with lots of authors

Here is the citation: @Article{boker2011, Author = {Boker, S. and Neale, M. and Maes, H. and Wilde, M. and Spiegel, M. and Brick, T. and Spies, J. and Estabrook, ...
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To have ISBN field in Biblatex for Bibliography

I want to have ISBN field in my Bibtex. I learned from Andrew that it is best done with Biblatex as a whole. So I want to move from Natbib to Biblatex. I am getting this error to Andrew's code, when ...
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Problem with lstlinsting biblatex utf8 T1 and babel

I am a Spanish speaker. I have in my TeX file all the usual stuff for my language. Also I use lstlistings and now I want to use biblatex (ex bibtex user). However I can not get working together this ...
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Biblatex-Chicago in TexShop: Error: Cannot find .bib

I'm a doctoral candidate in the humanities who can claim only the osmotic tech savy that comes from living with people who know what they're doing. I'm just beginning my dissertation and hoping to set ...
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How to differentiate between translated and reprinted work with APA style

This question is an upgrade to this (already answered) question. I am using biblatex-apa with biber as backend. According to the APA style a "translated" work should be treated differently from a ...
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1answer
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Biblatex citation and bibliography misbehaving in Texmaker - help! [closed]

This is my first post on here and I'm a fairly novice user of LaTeX so forgive my lack of knowledge. I'm trying to use a Cambridge Uni thesis LaTeX template and adapting it to use Biblatex, but after ...
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How to cite bibliography in foot notes using TeXmaker? [closed]

I would like to cite bibliography in foot notes using TeXmaker and display ibid if I have already cite the work. All the solutions I've found use BibLaTeX but actually I don't see the possibility to ...
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Bibtex style issue

I need a special Bibliography-Style, as prescribed for my thesis. FOR BOOKS: [1] Surname, Forename. (Year of publication). Title(italic). Publishing-place: Publisher. FOR NEWSPAPERS: [1] Surname, ...
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bibtex URL not complete

I have a BibTeX entry that looks like this: @url{ClaimsReservingManual, Author = {Institute and Faculty of Actuaries}, Date-Added = {2013-10-02 08:18:21 +0000}, Date-Modified = ...