{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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Biblatex authoryear dashed for entries with no year

I'm using biblatex authoryear and have multiple entries of the same author that do not have a year. When I cite them there are letters shown to distinguish them: But in the bibliography those ...
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Same author same year bibliography order

\documentclass[twoside, a4paper, 12pt]{article} \usepackage{natbib} \begin{document} \cite{pastorstambaugh} blah blah blah \cite{pastorstambaugh2} blah blah blah \bibliographystyle{apa-good} \...
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How to work the BibTeX?

I have searched the tutorials but have not been successful in understand them. The tutorials always mensionam concepts that I do not know. I would like to understand the basics of BibTeX. By basics I ...
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Problem while using bibtex reference of a url

@online{senfus, title={article name}, url= {https://m**.s*/U****d/Om%20MPB/F****g/Kxyzy.pdf}, } While citing this reference, I am getting following error because of the term "%" in the url. ...
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Sorting a manual bibliography alphabetically by their labels

How to sort the bibliography alphabetically by their labels \begin{the bibliography}{10} \bibitem[Polchinski, 1984]{jpol} Polchinski,~J. \newblock{(1984)}, \newblock Renormalization group and ...
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Perfect APA Style Bibliography

I've been trying to tweak the bibliography style of my document for a while without success. I need to change the appearance of my bibliography to match exactly the requirements of APA Style, ...
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Can I place citations in captions using Tufte?

I'm trying to get Tufte marginal material (citations, footnotes, and captions) to support incorporate citations as they do in the Tufte books. What I'm looking for is the "conversational" style that's ...
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Citations with no date, e.g. (Aristotle n.d.)

I need to cite a work from antiquity that has no known date, using natbib and author-year citations. The best suggestion I've found is to write the citation using "n.d." (no date) for the year of ...
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Link to file in the parent folder

I have a folder, say C:\example\paper with a bib-file C:\example\1.bib. I also have a tex file C:\example\paper\main.tex where I would like to put a link to 1.bib. I can put the whole path, of ...
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Elegant way to make entire citation bold

Is it possible to make an entire reference appear bold in the references section when using BibTeX? I'm using the IEEE templates and .bst. I found this related question, but is there a more elegant ...
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Remove indent with \cite

I don't want to have a space between my bracket and the default square bracket generate by the package cite. When I write: (\cite{ref1,ref2}) the result is: ( [1], [2]) instead of ([1], [...
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Merging bib files from within LaTeX

I have two .bib files that I want to use in my bibliography. Entries do not overlap. I have found quite a few forum topics on that, but none of them really satisfied me. So my idea is to merge the two ...
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Can I have two different styles of bibliography in the same document?

It is possible in the same document, change the style of bibliography? I want the bibliography by chapters arranged in order of appearance. (I use unsrt), but I want the general bibliography in ...
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Don't use brackets in bibliography (“1.” instead of “[1]”)

I want to use references like "[1]" in my text, but "1." in the bibliography. I did find the exact same question: How to use 1. (number followed by dot) format instead of [1] format in bibliography ...
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How to get () instead of [] in bibliography list? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to use 1. (number followed by dot) format instead of [1] format in bibliography I would like to use round parentheses () instead of square brackets [] for citations in ...
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Bibliography as \section instead of \section*

I’m writing on my thesis at the moment and have a problem with the bibliography. I want to have a bibliography for every chapter. I included the \usepackage[sectionbib]{chapterbib} command. The ...
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Combining citations at some instance

I use Jabref to manage my citations. Each entry has it own bibkey. There are some instance where I would like to cite 2 or more articles but I want them consolidated in one reference since there all ...
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Get “Wilson and Milton's (2010) work…” using BibTex [duplicate]

I'm using BibTex to write an academic paper, and want to write something along the lines of: Wilson and Milton's (2010) work showed that... How can I do this when using BibTex with natbib. I've ...
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How to change the shape of reference numbers in the bibliography

I have the following document. After compiling the document, the reference number in the bibliography appears as [ 1 ]. I would like to know if it would be possible to do the following customizations ...
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\bbl@main@language error in biblatex

Here is a simple document: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[% backend = biber, bibstyle = biblatex-sp-unified, ]{biblatex} \addbibresource{test.bib} \begin{document} \cite{test} \...
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How to force a specific entry to be first in the bibliography?

I'm writing a paper and I need a specific entry in the bibliography go first in the list. The rest of entries should be sorted as usual. I use plain bibliography style and an external .bib file. For ...
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annotating co-first author in bibliography [closed]

Using either biblatex or bibtex, is there an accepted way of including a "co-first-author" footnote or annotation (for the purposes of a CV)?
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LaTeX to BibTeX

I have an old document written in LaTeX which I need to edit/re-write. The document has hundreds of citations without using BibTex but just old style thebibliography environment and \bibitem's. Now I ...
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When I cite an author twice a long line is drawn instead of the name

I create my bibliography using JabRef and include it via: \bibliographystyle{amsalpha} \bibliography{foo} When I have two different citations from the same author in the second citation a long ...
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Bibliography entry containing <>

Using BibTeX, I'm trying to add a DOI 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0118(199902)30:2<71::AID-JGT1>3.0.CO;2-G to my bibliography. However, the presence of the < and > characters causes problems. Is ...
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can I make apacite citation always use et al. for more than two authors?

The apacite package documentation here: http://anorien.csc.warwick.ac.uk/mirrors/CTAN/biblio/bibtex/contrib/apacite/apacite.pdf states that whenever citing more than two authors (but less than six), ...
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Drop brackets around reference item in `natbib`

I am writing for a journal (Transportation Research Record) that has strange and particular bibliographic guidelines. I've been able to adapt natbib to work for the in-text citations. But the ...
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BibLaTeX in LyX 2.1.0 with MiKTex on Windows 7: ! Package biblatex Error: Incompatible package 'backref'

I took the tex code from here and imported to LyX 2.1.0 to use BibLaTeX with MiKTeX on Windows 7. But I'm getting the following error: ! Package biblatex Error: Incompatible package 'backref'. The ...
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natbib | Question Mark instead of Citation

I've spend hours already trying to get natbib running. Im using Texmaker on Windows XP and just cannot find the problem: I made sure the link to the .bib file is correct I changed the bibliography ...
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LOF+LOT+BIB in TOC with numbered chapter

I want the list of figures (LOF), list of tables (LOT) and bibliography (BIB) all to appear numbered in my table of contents (TOC) using report documentclass. I know one can use the tocbibind package ...
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wrong header in bibliography (classicthesis)

I'm using classicthesis and have a problem with the header of my bibliography: instead of small caps I receive normalfont letters. I don't know how to make a reproducible MWE, because when I load a ...
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Make bibliography appear in toc as a chapter, not section

Latex shows bibliography by default as a section. I want it to appear as a chapter. My code is: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{xgreek} \usepackage{apacite} % .... \bibliographystyle{apacite} \...
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En-dash instead of two short dashes for page range in bibliography

Since I'm working with the fontspec package, using the Segoe UI font (actually, let me include a secondary question here: which font would you prefer for a scientifical paper on influenza, keeping in ...
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How to solve 'I found no database files--while read file something.aux'

Hi I am trying to include references into my paper but it keeps showing the following when I compile. I am using texstudio. Message: I'm skipping whatever remains of this command The style file: plain....
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Bibliographic references in LaTeX

How you can write references as I want [ref1 and ref2] I know that we can write as \cite{1,2}, but I need the output to be be [1 and 2], not [1,2]. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \begin{...
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condense non-numbered bibliography into one line

What I am trying to do is basically the same as (almost) answered here: http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/5574/39336 The difference is that I am using a different bibstyle. This bibstyle creates the ...
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remove comma after the last author

I've finally manged to produce my custom \bibliographystyle (.bst) file. Below is the output (sample) of listed references. Is it possible to remove the comma after the last author (just before the ...
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How to remove or substitute “and” from a BibTeX bibliography?

I would like to remove "and" from my bibliography,because this what I have now: C. Danti, M. Matteini, and A. Moles. Le Pitture murali: tecniche, problemi, conservazione. Centro Di, 1990. I ...
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How to modify bibliography style

I'm using natbib package and bibliography style jtbnew which I would like to modify in this way. Instead of having author's name and (year). I would prefer author's name and (year): For example ...
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How to change or remove the bibliography title when using multibib?

I use the multibib package to include more than one bibliography into my document: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt,twoside]{article} \usepackage[resetlabels]{multibib} \newcites{lit}{Literature} \begin{...
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Why does the setspace package change my fancyhdr design?

After hours of debugging, I finally found out that the header of my bibliography's last page is changed by using spacing in the text. Now my world is turned upside down. Please have a look at this ...
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Bibliography contents (Journal names) not abbreviated even with IEEEabrv

I am using the following syntax, with no errors or warnings. However, the journal names are still not abbreviated. I compiled the file numerous times, as well as the bibliography. Everything compiles ...
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Square brackets in Bibliography with `apalike` style

I have a document with this setup: \usepackage[square,authoryear]{natbib} ... \bibliographystyle{apalike} \bibliography{bib} Which is producing Bibliography entries like: Batty, M. (2007). ...
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Apa style bibliography with author year footcite

So for a report my teacher gave us exact prerequisite for the layout. He wants in text footnote citations in the author-year style and the bibliography in the APA (5th) style. EDIT: The reference ...
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How to change bibliography to webography in lyx 2.0.2?

I'm writing a report with lyx 2.0.2 and I want to insert in the end a webography which is the same as bibliography but its called webography instead. So what I want basically is either to change the ...
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2 different bibliographies

I'm writing my thesis and I would like to make 2 "bibliography" references: The first one would be for the publications I'm in and the second one for external references. I've made one *.bib file ...
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Bibliography in TeXnicCenter

How can I compile a project in TeXnicCenter, so that I'll get the bib references correctly. In a default installation of TeXnicCenter I don't see usage of BibTeX in any of the output profiles (Alt+F7)....
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Biblatex equivalent to labeled multibib with working hyperref

I have a document using a labeled version of multibib, i.e. \usepackage[labeled]{multibib}. However, hyperref does not work on the cites and according to "Why does hyperlink point to a wrong page when ...
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\bibentry problem with chapterbib package

In my document I want to create a separate bibliography for each chapter. This works fine by using the chapterbib package. However, \bibentry does not work anymore in included files when invoking the ...
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Converting LaTeX with citations to MediaWiki

I would like to convert my LaTeX paper to MediaWiki format in order to contribute parts of it to Wikipedia. The main difficulty is the citations. Here is a MWE LaTeX file: \documentclass{article} \...