{bibliographies} is about creating lists of publications and citing these in a document. If possible, replace this tag with the specific bibliography package you use, e.g. {biblatex} or {natbib}. For questions about specific or customized citation commands, add {citing}. If your question is ...

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reference other reported works in the form of [-]

how to reference other reported works in the form of [-]? I tried the following trick but didnot work out. \cite{IEEE:Zhu - IEEE:Nguyen} I'm using article document class.
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Google Books BibTeX export [closed]

Is Google Books a reliable source of BiBTeX records? I've found a negative feedback back from 2008, and not sure it is sill valid. Unlike Lead2Amazon and Tungare's ISBN to BibTeX converter, Google ...
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Using the \LaTeX command in the BibTeX Bibliography

I am trying to include a bibliographical entry that contains the \LaTeX in one of the titles (it's a lab report on LaTeX that's submitted using LaTeX). This will come up with an error - unknown ...
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New format for bibliography item

This is what I want : a new bibliography item format. I was looking for a matching style, but I found none, so I have to modify the default. I don't know which package to use for this. I really ...
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Bibliography is not printed using Kile on Ubuntu

I am having a problem with my LaTeX output that is not printing the bibliography part. I am using Kile to code it. The strange thing is that, it was working out of the box before I reinstalled Ubuntu. ...
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Once citation in combination with bibtex

I use Bibtex for my bibliography, but I am concerned about the file growing to large to be maintainable. In particular, a considerable amount of my citations occur only once in a project, and I do not ...
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How can I add bibliography references which are not cited? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Using BibTeX to make a list of references without having citations in the body of the document? I have a simple question about adding references in a document. Is it ...
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Reference a website in bib

I want to reference a website in my bib file. I use: \usepackage{natbib} I found: @misc{Xmisc, %author = "", %title = "", %howpublished = "", %year = "XXXX", %month = "", %note ...
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Change reports text for bibliography

I have a report style document: \LoadClass[12pt,a4paper]{report} and when I do: \bibliographystyle{plainnat} \bibliography{references} it shows : Bibliography instead of References Is it ...
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Specifying path correctly for .bib file [closed]

Given the directory structure: B-Galactosidase Report\LaTeX\Min ex\ My .tex file is inside "Min ex" directory. My .bib file is inside the "B-Galactosidase Report" directory two levels above that. ...
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Manual bibliography format does not exists? [closed]

In the wiki for LaTeX bibliography compilations, the following is listed as a standard template: @manual Technical manual Required fields: title. Optional fields: author, ...
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Authoring an MLA-conforming document in LaTeX?

I am trying to write a paper in proper MLA (Modern Language Association) format, but I am having trouble understanding how it all goes together. Is there an example document or template for MLA (with ...
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Use bibliography numbers and citation from other file

This question led to a new package: xcite I want to reference to citations from other file. Similar to what xr package does to labels, but I want to apply it for the bibliography. If I'm able ...
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BibTex: Easy way to drop article titles from references?

I would like to generate a bibliography for a grant application with a minimal structure. Ideally, something like science.bst i.e. omitting the article title. A. N. Clarkson, B. S. Huang, S. E. ...
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Cite bibliography in beamer with a concrete style

In a beamer presentation I want to cite some bibliography. I prepared the following minimal example: \RequirePackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents*}{\jobname.bib} @article{ZINC, author = ...
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Cite bibliography in beamer

I am preparing a beamer presentation. In some slides (4 of 30) I want to cite one or two bibliographic references and put them at the bottom of each slide. They lie there just as a bulleted list, not ...
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Citation/bib style with biblatex

I start diving into biblatex to handle my sources. At the moment I am using the style=alphabetic. But for the cite command inside the text, I would like to have an output like [Smith 2005]. The ...
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How do I change the color of the 'pages' text in the bibliography when using hyperref with pagebackref enabled? [closed]

I'm using hyperref to add pdf hyperlinks to all references in my document. I am using the pagebackref option, so in the bibliography I get a nice list of links to the pages the reference appeared. ...
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problem when an editor is also an author in jurabib [closed]

I'm using jurabib to do the bibliography for my dissertation (I'm having to do the MHRA style and jurabib does this quite well). The problem I have is as follows: I have some books by author A and ...
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How can I sort references by chapter?

I'm writing a report and I'd like to have one bibliography at the end of the document, where the references are sorted by chapter like that : Chapter 1's title ref 1 ref 2 Chapter 2's title ref 4 ...
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BibTeX alpha long keys cause indentation of entry [closed]

I'm using BibTeX with the alpha style to keep track of my references. Whenever there is an entry with 4 or more authors, the entry id composed of their names and publication years causes the first ...
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Disabling URLs in bibliography

I use Mendeley for article management and export the related items to a bib file for referencing in LaTeX documents. I use IEEEtran style and see that the bibliography items include URLs which I don't ...
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Added chapter with addcontentsline does not adapt style of ToC

I added my BibTeX references following: \cleardoublepage \phantomsection \nocite{*} \bibliographystyle{plainnat} %\setlength{\bibsep}{3mm} \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{References} ...
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Make bibliography “invisible” (with bibtex)

While working on a long LateX document I would like the citations to be displayed correctly, but the bibliography itself not being added to the document. Is it possible to make the bibliography ...
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Bibtex and Miktex: A bibliography program (empty) bbl file

There are quite few posts with the same problem and I think I tried all of them, and couldn't solve the issue. I am using a thesis template and Texmaker on Ubuntu, so, I guess following lines ...
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Avoiding vertical spaces between bibitems while using IEEEtran

I'm using IEEEtran class and bibliography style and I see that the references section that it generates leaves empty lines between bibitems when the compsocconf option is used. Is there a way to avoid ...
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bibtex vs. biber and biblatex vs. natbib

I've heard of many different bibliography-related packages/platforms/?. What's the difference between the following, which is good for what tasks, advantages/disadvantages, which one is the most ...
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Modifing bibliography and citation display

I put all my references in a file PaperBib.bib, and call \bibliography{PaperBib} in the end. I have several questions: For the references part, is it possible to make my own style? For instance, I ...
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Can I cite something while specifying exactly what text will appear at that place?

First up, I'm using natbib. I'm trying implement a citation style (Thankfully only a few citations, so I'm happy to work things by hand) that is essentially of the following form: At the point of ...
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Citations overflowing

I'm having an odd problem with the citations. Whenever I call the, after rendering, I get odd formats like: [Subramanian et al(2006)Subramanian, Ramamoorthy, Stone, and Kuipers] It's supposed to ...
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Can you define what a reference should say in clear text?

When you create a reference list (with the command \bibliography{x}), using the apacite package, is there any way to hijack the list, so of speak, and define what individual entries should say in ...
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Chapter and pages of a bibliography item are not displayed

I have a problem with correct bibliography display. I created a simple bibliography which looks like @BOOK { CONTENTBASEDIMAGERETRIEVAL, AUTHOR = { J.Eakins and M.Graham}, TITLE = ...
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BibTeX: Defining own styles?

I'm using LaTeX with BibTeX to display the literature of my thesis. We have to adapt our work to several custom 'styles' from the university. That's why I want to somehow define my own styles: For ...
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bibtex error, no bibliography attached

I'm using pdflatex with texworks and vim latex-suite. I'm trying to append a bibliography to the document using \bibliographystyle{plain} \bibliography{Graph_bib} and the .bib file formated as: ...
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wrong page numbering in the bibliography using fncychap

When I use the hyperref and the fncychap package, the bibliography in the ToC gives an incorrect link. When I click on references in the summary it does not go to page bibliography. How do I fix? ...
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Verbal descriptions of bibliography styles

I am trying to determine the how the many bibliography styles are different. Every source that I could find (such as this one) states several options with accompanying pictures of examples, but does ...
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Custom bibliograpy and citations - general advice needed

First of all, if a package that implements this kind of citing style, a part of it, or something similar enough to be customized easily already exists, it's great. If it does, what is it called? ...
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BiBTeX Name Order

When I compile my bibliography it lists the names as "John Smith" instead of "Smith, John". How do I change this? By the way, I am using BibDesk.
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hyperref, smfbook, and bibliographies

I am writing a paper/book for a French journal, which requires use of the package "smfbook." Everything seems to work fine, except that hyperref, smfbook, and the bibliography do not seem to work well ...
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\subsection{\citeauthor{some-bib-ref}} => “Token not allowed in PDF string”

I've got a section in my document in which every \subsection{} is about some paper and should be headed by a (textual) reference to that paper in the bibliography. However, with hyperref included, ...
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Note inside \cite brackets, at beginning instead of end

I'd like to put a note inside \cite brackets, at the beginning, like this: [e.g. 19,20] with the space being non-breaking. The optional argument makes puts something at the end: ...
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Enclosing Page Numbers using the `Backref=Pages` Extension of `Hyperref`

I'm using the backref=pages extension of the hyperref package, as I'd like to have a list of back-reference pages after my bibliographic items. Is there a way to enclose these page numbers in brackets ...
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Adding a cover page for appendices and bibliography

I need to add two cover pages (plain page with centered text) in front of my appendices and bibliography to satisfy the typographical requirements of my graduate school. They must be treated as part ...
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Incorrect bookmarks and page number in table of contents

I have problem with table of contents and with bookmarks. In pdf file table of contents shows wrong page number of Introduction and Bibliography, Bookmarks: introduction and bibliography don't bring ...
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State where within the book a reference was cited

I am using a plain sort in my thesis. However, ordering the authors by last name does not help the reader find where the author/reference was cited within the book. Using the unsrt option would not ...
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How to put parentheses around year in list of references

I am using apj.bst together with style \citestyle{apj} and with the \usepackage{natbib}. I have made few changing on this style, so that my bibliography appears like this: for example Beth, T. ...
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Which publication type for forthcoming papers in BibTeX?

I need to cite a forthcoming paper (paper that is accepted, but still not published, I guess?). However when I use the unpublished or proceedings publication type I don't get the result I want. Some ...
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How can I include bibliography into numbering?

\documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{mwrep} ... \chapter{First chapter} ... \chapter{Another chapter} ... \begin{thebibliography}{999} ... \end{thebibliography} I have in ToC: 1. First chapter ....... 1 ...
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Adjusting booktitle in inproceedings in a makebst-file

I have used makebst to create my Harvard-bibliography. Jiang, W., Koguchi, K. and Schulzrinne, H. (2003), ‘QoS evaluation of VoIP end- points’, ‘IEEE International Conference on Communications, ...
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Bad formatting using URLs in bibtex

Is there a better way to include URLs in bibtex which result in a fine formatting? At the moment I do the following: @misc{jvmti, author = {Oracle}, title = {{JVM TI Reference}}, ...