{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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How to convert .bib generated by Mendeley for use with amsrefs

I'm using TeX live 2010. I have a .bib file generated from Mendeley, and I want to use that with amsrefs, but it's confusing and the amsrefs documentation is somewhat hard to follow: how do I ...
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Display Reference in document [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I list references from BibTeX file in-line with commentary? Is it possible to display reference information inline with the reference? I use \cite{reference} to ...
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What is the proper way to cite a legal document?

I need to cite some decrees in my essay for philosophy of science class. I believe it is a common problem, so there should be a standardized way. Thanx.
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How to split the bibligraphy into two with different bibnames?

I'm using texclipse with MiKTeX 2.8. For my thesis I need to split my list of references into two parts: literature and online sources. I've so far: \usepackage{url} \usepackage{harvard} ...
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Crossrefs not showing up in bibliography with biblatex

I'm using BibDesk for mac (just a front-end for creating and maintaining a BibTex file) and BibLaTeX-mla. The problem I'm having is that as long as I'm setting BibLaTeX to style=mla, then the citation ...
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Table of contents problems

I am writing my thesis and I am having a few problems with my format. My thesis structure is as follows: I Introduction II Part 1 chapter 1 chapter 2 III Part 2 ...
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Reduce natbib bibliography to one line

I would like my references to look like Foo et al. 2008, Nature, 100, 200 • Bar & Baz et al. 2010, Science, 300, 400 • Einstein, 1905, New Scientist, 5, 6 where "•" is perhaps some ...
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Typeset references without newlines between entries [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Reduce bibliography to one line Is it possible to typeset references without inserting a new line between items, i.e. to make the references section look something like: ...
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biblatex-chicago, alphabetical bibliography

I'm using biblatex-chicago, and the bibliography is being sorted by order of citation instead of alphabetically. How can I fix this?
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BibTeX, citing a podcast

What's the best way to cite a podcast using BibTeX, to match the Chicago Manual of Style? My guesses are: online, misc, audio, music. It's a recorded lecture, if that matters.
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Displaying short version of author name in citations

I was wondering whether there is any way to change single entries in a bibliography. I want the cite command to give me a short version of this very long entry. I know I could change it manually in ...
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How to make memoir not put bibliography on next recto page

I am using two columns in a memoir document and when I place a bibliography using bibtex for some reason it ends up on the next recto page. I am writing a book with multiple chapters and I want each ...
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Up-to-date TUGboat bibliography database

Where can I find machine-readable bibliographic data for at least all publicly-available TUGboat articles? I've found CTAN:/info/digests/tugboat/t-of-c/, but that doesn't seem to have been updated ...
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How to make good bibliography with hyperlink?

I have been struggling to have something like this: 1) In the text: 'It has been shown (Arnold et al., 2011) that space technology is expected to...' 2) In bibliography: Arnold, J. P., S. ...
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Biblatex and mla-paper making weird headings

I'm trying to use mla-paper and biblatex with MLA style in the same document so I can have a managed bibliography but with the whole document in MLA. I seem to have it working almost properly, but it ...
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Problems typesetting footnotes with RevTeX 4-1

The RevTeX classes, for some of the APS journals, typeset all footnotes in the bibliography (as endnotes). Although it works perfectly if I try with RevTeX4, I consistently have problems doing this ...
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Underfull \hbox in bibliography

I am getting lots of "Underfull \hbox" warnings that point to the *.bbl file. It looks like these messages appear only when URLs are very long, like in the below example: @techreport{nistguidesec, ...
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List of figures with sources

What is the best way to place the source of images in my document? I have some images and they are shown in the \listoffigures like expected, but how can/should I point out where they come from? ...
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Strange margin change in bibliography

For some reason, my bibliography margin has changed after a certain entry. I've attached an image of what's happening. When I shuffled sources around, I found that it always happens at that ...
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Suppress “In:” biblatex

How do I suppress the "In: " before the journaltitle? Like so: In: Journal of Applied Physics
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Complete references in between the document

When we do \bibliographystyle{style} \bibliography{References.bib} We get all the references at the end of the document, with some kind of reference/id in the document. What I need is the ...
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Can I use natbib in beamer, but omit the bibliography? [duplicate]

Can I call references from my .bib file, but not put a huge bibliography at the end of my presentation? Or at least hide it in a bunch of slides that don't display? I tend to think in terms of my ...
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How to automatically inline \input commands and bibliography?

I have a document that uses some \input commands and creates the bibliography via an external .bib file and bibtex. Now I have to inline the \input commands (i.e. replace each \input command with ...
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How to change title style bibtex bibliography?

How to change font variant of title to italics? Currently only books have titles in italics but misc, article and booklet have normal font variant. I'm using plain BIBTeX style.
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removing a space in a citation using BibTex [closed]

I'm a BibTex neophyte, and this one problem is driving me crazy. The .bst file I am modifying uses the number variable identically for both conference paper and journal citations, which is not what ...
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Is there a way to automatically generate \bibitem entries from a bibtex file?

I have a LaTeX document with bibliography done using bibtex (so I have a .bib file). However, looks like my current collaborator is not familiar with bibtex and doesn't want to get familiar (as he is ...
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Inlining BibTeX bibliography in LaTeX file

I am collaborating with another author using email to exchange latest version of the document. Is it possible to include the bibliography in the LaTeX file, so that we don't have to keep two files in ...
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Uncited references with internal bibliography

I'm using an internal bibliography in my main .tex file : \begin{thebibliography}{100} Is there a way to tell which entries I'm not referencing so I can remove them? I'm using texshop, and except ...
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Citation on a range of bibitems is possible?

Say I want to cite a range of authors like this: [3-11] When I write \cite{bibitem3-bibitem11} then it does not compile in LaTeX, so I write \cite{bibitem3,bibitem4,...,bibitem11}. But this is ...
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Multibib reverse label or sort order

I'm using multibib. I manually set the order of the bibliography. I would like the order of the numbered items to be reversed. For example, my document has: \nociteX{Foo} \nociteX{Bar} And the ...
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BibDesk-like software for Windows

I'm not sure if this is a proper question for this site. But since TeX and bibliographic citations are closely linked, I'll go ahead. I have just started using BibDesk and "I like it" is an ...
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Why the ugly .". in my unpublished citations?

Just as a preamble, I use MikTex 2.8, the latest TeXworks for Windows, the natbib package, JabRef to manage my citations, and the pdfLatex option in TeXworks for compilation. When I cite an ...
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URLs break compilation

Just as a preamble, I use MikTex 2.8, the latest TeXworks for Windows, the natbib, hyperref, and pdftex packages, JabRef to manage my citations, and the pdfLatex option in TeXworks for compilation. ...
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Two amsrefs bibliographies, with different label styles

How can I convince amsrefs to use in one biblist the alphabetic style and in another biblist the numeric style?
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Strange unrecognized control sequence error with beamer.

I was trying to include bibliography in my presentation. But when I try to include bibliography I get this error: ! Undefined control sequence. \beamer@sort #1#2->\long \def \beamer@todo ...
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How to make the BibTeX reference list visible in a LaTeX document

Im very new at LaTeX and I would appreciate some help solving this problem. I have created a BibTeX file containing all references to a document. In this text file BibTeX items are inserted and no ...
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How can I get capital Angstrom symbol to appear in bibliography (using .bib file and natbib)?

I have search all around but cannot seem to find the solution for getting a capital angstrom symbol (an "A" with a small circle above it) to appear in the bibliography of my dissertation. Instead, it ...
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How to cite OMG specifications?

I have to cite several OMG standards and specifications in a paper, such as MOF, UML, etc. What's the best BibTeX entry format to do so? These are not articles or conference papers. They are not ...
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Making the bibliography appear in the table of contents

I need to make my (BibTeX) references section appear in the table of contents of my LaTeX document (documentclass: article), with section numbering too. My approach until now has been making a new ...
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Using BibTeX with LyX: errors in auto-generated .bbl

I've been puzzling with this for hours now and I can't solve it. I'm using LyX for my article and I made a BibTeX file with JabRef. I inserted the BibTeX bibliography into LyX, but when I try to ...
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Use BibTeX key as the cite key

I tried to use natbib and other attempts but for vain. I would like to produce a cite key which is identical to the BibTeX entry. For example, if I have a BibTeX entry Bt98, then I want \cite{Bt98} to ...
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What is the difference between bibtex and biblatex?

I've been reading about biblatex more and more on here. What is the difference between it and bibtex? Why should I switch to biblatex? Seeing the documentation doesn't seem too mature (or accessible ...
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Generating links from citations for bibliography using BibTeX and Hyperref

I created a LaTeX document on Windows using TeXworks with the MiKTeX package. When I copied the same .tex file over to Linux (Ubuntu 9.10) and tried to compile using TeXLive everything worked fine ...
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Undefined citation warnings

When I compile my document I get warnings of the form: Package natbib Warning: Citation `xxxxx' on page y undefined on input line z. This problem does fix itself eventually when the compiler ...
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Bibtex in-text citation using “et al.” How do you insert 's to indicate possession? [duplicate]

I'm citing an in-text reference using natbib and a Harvard-style. The way I've constructed the sentence indicates possession, for example: Smith et al.'s (2009) recent study ... What I get when ...
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Is there a bibstyle for the Nature journal?

I'm writing a manuscript to submit to this journal, and I'm using bibtex. Problem is: I can't find any bibliography style files that comply to the demands of the journal. Does anyone know if there's a ...
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Multilingual citation lists with apacite

I am writing a paper for university and i need to use german and english captions in the bibliography list. If the source is in english then the entry must be also in english, if it's in german it ...
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Are there any bibliography styles that look like this?

I realize this might seem very basic, but I have been looking all day and I cannot find a bibliography style that will give me references like the following: Baker, M. & K. Hale. 1990. ...
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Bibliography style which extracts only the initials of the first names

I would like the author names in the bibliography to be of the form "Lastname, A.B." I thought that it is the bibliography style file like APA or Chicago which will choose only the initials of the ...
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Showing what pages citations appear using the harvard style file

I am using the harvard package from CTAN to typeset my document. E.g., \documentclass{book} \usepackage{harvard} \begin{document} ... \bibliographystyle{apsr} \bibliography{mybib} \end{document} ...