{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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editing and sorting references

I have a project split into several tex files that I make through Sweave (an R function that weaves together LaTeX and R code). One of the files contains lines for references: \section{Viri in ...
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Bibtex entry for white papers and technical reports.

I have writing my first Latex document so this may be bit of a beginners questions. I have using the natbib package for agsm harvard style bibliography in my report. I have to cite a few reports I ...
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Merging Bibliographies

I have several .bib files, which I'd like to merge together into one. Due to the considerable effort involved in doing it manually I am looking for tool support. The only tool I found so far is ...
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Place bibliography items at bottom of frame

Is there an easy way to add bibliography items to the bottom of a frame where they are referenced? I am using Beamer and Biblatex.
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When can we create our own abbreviations for the document?

In a paper, there can be a few authors whose work is cited very often in the document. If the names are a bit long, then I noticed that some papers use an abbreviation, citing it once in full(e.g. ...
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Redundancy in bib file: conditionally suppress url if same as doi?

Mathscinet gives bibtex entries with both a doi and a url field included. Typically they look something like @article {some-article, […] DOI = {10.1016/j.apal.2008.12.003}, URL = ...
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How to cite a University lecture (or its slides or script)

I need to write an introduction to a topic which relies heavily on several University lecture slides and scripts. I would like to acknowledge this by using something like this: The following ...
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How to make footnote bibliography?

I want the citation in the footnote of the page it is being cited. How can I do it?
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Bibtex using different font than document [closed]

I am writing a LaTeX file currently which is required to be in Times New Roman, so in the prelude I have: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{times} \usepackage{natbib} The document ...
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Reduce bibliography to one line

Quick question, hopefully with a quick answer. I'm writing a paper where I'm limited by length (2 pages) and I need references, but it doesn't have to look nice. I'd like LaTeX to compress my ...
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Bibliography Style - Order of Appearance

I am looking for a bibliography style with the following characteristics: Numbers references in the order they appear in text. Does not strike out repeated authors like (siam.bst). Very plain ...
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Bibliography Autokey Generation in batch mode

Is it possible to generate the bibtex keys for many bibliography entries at the same time or in a batch mode? I am using Jabref for the bibliograpy database and get the bibtex key while inputting ...
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Using jabref generated bibliography with lyx

I'm using a jabref generated bibliography in lyx according to the following instructions: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?t=477632 It works well, except for one type of error which I cannot ...
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How to make my bibliography an appendix?

I'm trying to do this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{natbib} \begin{document} % ... \phantomsection \addcontentsline{toc}{section}{References} \appendix \bibliographystyle{apalike} ...
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How can I add the bibliography in a report with its own section, including number?

I'm writing my thesis as a report document using TeXShop (pdflatex and bibtex) and want the bibliography to get its own section number and appear in the table of contents. Here's what I've tried so ...
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How to change \parskip in bibliography section?

I want to change a vertical interval between \bibitem-s in my bibliography section. Now it is the same as in the document: \documentclass{article} [...] \begin{document} \setlength{\parskip}{0.3cm} ...
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BibTex error when fields have {'s around them

I'm gradually getting used to using BibTeX for citing references in my LaTeX documents, but I've run into a bit of a problem. I'm using natbib so that I get Harvard-style citations, but I get a ...
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Disappearing bibliography

This is a bit related to my earlier post: Getting correct section numbering for Appendix in a large document I'm building a thesis with separate articles. I have a file main.tex and an introduction ...
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How do you cite conference proceedings?

This might be a little far fetched for this site, if it's inappropriate, close it, but please direct me to where I could ask this question. My bibliography is growing quite huge and the time has come ...
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How to deal with bibliography items containing long URLs?

A picture is worth a thousand macros: I don't blame LaTeX for having difficulty in formatting this entry. What can I do, however, to alleviate the effects and avoid the Word-like indentation? A ...
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List the citation key shown by \citep in the references.

Some months ago, I asked a question regarding bibliography hyphenation issue here. In a nutshell, when I was having problems with the hyphenation of the citation keys in the text, I included the ...
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How to cite a URL in LaTeX? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I use BibTeX to cite a web page? What is the standard method for citing a URL in LaTeX and having it in the bibliography?
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Recommended citation key construction

I am starting a PhD, so reading papers and writing notes about them will be my routine for some months. I like to be organized so I try to add the interesting publications to a bib file. However, when ...
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Customising emacs to use biblatex-biber instead of bibtex

I use biblatex, but I still go through running bibtex on my .bib files, rather than biblatex-biber, which is/will be preferred. How do I arrange for C-c C-c to run the relevant biber command, rather ...
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Citing a range of papers (using numeric keys)?

Is there a way so that, when I cite a range of papers, the output is a range of numbers, instead of a list of numbers? In other words, when I type ... some dummy text here is due to me \cite{me1, ...
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Using Harvard referencing style

Can someone point me to some good instructions and resources on how to setup Harvard referencing style (a.k.a. Author-year) with bibtex in a LaTeX document? The final formatting of the bibliography ...
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How do I [simply] typeset a bibliography as a separate PDF?

I'm preparing a document that requires the body of the text and the references to be separate PDF files. Of course, the bibliography comes from \bibliograpy command and the text citations come from ...
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Natbib author-year citation style in the tufte-book class

I'm using the tufte-book class and I like it so much! However, I'd like to have the references in the natbib-way, so that I can use both textual (\citep) and parenthetical (\citep) citations. I ...
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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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\nocite and pagebackref option

I'm interested in using \nocite and pagebackref together which sounds a bit strange. I'd like to get bibliographic references at the end of a document with mention of the page where they appear (hence ...
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How can I list references from BibTeX file in-line with commentary?

I would like to take the full citation of a reference in my BibTeX file and write commentary in-line after it. A \fullcitation{id} command would be perfect. I would like to use it as: ...
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Headings inside the bibliography list?

Is it possible to have headings inside thebibliography? I need to categorize the references into, say, "required" and "optional". I tried simply putting some text in between \bibitems, but the ...
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Fixing the bibliography key margin when using AMSALPHA

I'm using the following bibliography code at the end of my document: \documentclass[...]{book} ... \begin{singlespace} \begin{footnotesize} \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{References} ...
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using AMA reference style while using the achemso.sty

I've written a paper for the AIChE Journal, but using the achemso.sty, given that this journal does not provide with a style file. Now that the article is finished and approved, the editor is asking ...
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How to APA 6th in LaTeX?

I have previously been writing psychology manuscripts according to the standards of the American Psychological Association (APA, version 5) using the excellent apa class, with apacite managing my ...
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How to cite chapter in book?

Is there any source where I can find the required fields in my bibliography file to refer to a chapter within a book? I found @inbook, but I cannot find the fields (author=, chapter=... ). In general ...
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Hyperlinks to a bibliography are one line off

I have long despaired of resolving the following glitch: If I am using hyperref with amsrefs, then all \cite links to the bibliography point to the line right below where they are supposed to. Here is ...
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Biblatex / MLA for official reports and websites

I'm writing an thesis in British architecture and I need to follow the MLA style for bibliography. I'm now using biblatex and biblatex-mla; but I can't find out how to define official reports ...
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Beamer and Natbib

I'm making a beamer presentation and I'd like to use natbib because of its \citet and that it recognizes URLs. However, when I try to compile it, while doing the third PDFLaTeX pass, there appear this ...
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Full name and year as BibTeX key

I'd like to reference BibTeX sources with full name and year, e. g. [Adams1979]. Is there an easy way to to this?
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Extract bibliographic references from pdf files to a bib file [closed]

Is there a software which can parse pdfs and extract bibliographic references? ACM DL is a web service which can give that info like here: ...
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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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Handling bibliographies with many coauthors

Last year I was involved in writing a large group proposal with LaTeX. This involved various sections written and rewritten by disparate subgroups, with all the merging and editing headaches you'd ...
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Are there any tools for collaborative bib files?

It would be very useful to have a shared bib file across my research group which can be kept up-to-date by any member of the group. Are there any tools for this sort of thing? I know about Mendeley ...
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Replace `et al.` with `\& al.`

I’m a big fan of ampersands (possibly too much …) and I’d like to replace all mentions of “et al.” (included in citations) by \& al. – both in the main text (I use natbib citations of the form ...
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Changing the way authors' names are displayed in a citation?

For example, currently if I do a \cite{name} I get this: (AUTHOR1, 2000) (AUTHOR1; AUTHOR2, 2000) (AUTHOR1; AUTHOR2; AUTHOR3, 2000) What I'd like is to have et al. beyond 2 authors and have "and" ...
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Adding keywords to entries in bib file with a view to using JabRef as a file explorer / manager

I have created a bib database of maths textbooks, articles, notes etc. and I want to use JabRef to assign keywords to each entry to take advantage of the file management functionality which would ...
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Pop-up references in PDF output

I once saw a maths journal which offered PDFs of published papers, where the bibliographic references were formatted as PDF annotations: if you moused over a reference in the text, the bibliography ...
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How to instert full citation, instead of citation key? List of Author's publication?

I'm using multibib to typeset two "bibliographies": references and bibliographies. My supervisors don't want any keys/number in the text nor in the bibliographies section. I'm using \nocite{key} to ...
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url in Bibliography without period at the end

I'm compiling a document with the essentially the following bib entry: @misc{name, title = {Title of Web Page}, howpublished = {\url{http://somethinghere.com}} } It compiles fine, but a ...