{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 can I get the style alpha.bst sorted as plain.bst in Bibtex?

I like alphanumerical citations written as in alpha.bst style, with initials of authors and years, but I would like references to appear sorted as in plain.bst style. As an example, I prefer the order ...
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Single .tex file, multiple .bib files

I am writing a collaborative document in which each author edits a main.tex file and provides a <author>.bib file (no \include, no \input ... I know it's not the ideal choice but it was not my ...
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Customizing individual biblabels?

I am using the standard article class and bib style unsrt with LaTeX and BibTeX. I would like to customize individual biblabels in my list of references, for instance starring certain items as ...
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Unable to generate references using .bib in Texlipse

I'm writing a LaTeX file using Texlipse. So here is my LaTeX file: \documentclass[10pt,psfig,letterpaper,twocolumn]{article} \usepackage{geometry} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{setspace} \...
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Automatically cite all author names instead of “et al.” on first occurrence?

I am using BibTeX and Natbib (author-year) for citing references in my document. Whenever there are three authors or more for a given paper, the citation will be "First author et al. (year)". This is ...
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Figure reference management

I'm writing an academic report and it is required that I include my figure/picture references (almost exclusively URLs). Already tried to use BibLatex to make sub-bibliographies but that proved to be ...
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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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Custom \thebibliography with alphabetic numbering for scrltt2 not working in presence of babel

I want to use an alphabetically numbered bibliography in a letter class that does not provide bibliographies (scrlttr in my case, but the example provided below works with letter, too). Based on this ...
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Autocomplete problem in TeXStudio 2.3

I am having problem in autocomplete feature of TeXStudio 2.3 under Windows 7 x64. Most of the times, I don't have the autocomplete of all the commands of the loaded packages as well as the ...
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Don't show footcite notes

I am using a biblatex-examples.bib file with website cites. I would like to hide the (Online; visited on 15-11-2014) part of the footnote, but do show this part in the Bibliography. Is this possible? ...
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Align marginpar with top of current paragraph

I am using \usepackage{backref} to create a back reference in my bibliography. That part is working fine. I am now attempting to use \marginpar to have those references show in the margin, like so: ...
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bibliography style for Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis

Does anyone know which bibliography style meet the following formatting requirements? The followings are the format required by Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, I have spend a long ...
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Customizing Bibliography with Biblatex

Using LyX. I made the conversion from bibtex to biblatex today, as I think it will help get a quick response, and be better for the long-term. I am trying to take the apa format and tweak a few things....
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Change Bibliography name to “References” and add it to TOC [duplicate]

As title suggests. I have the following in my referencing section : \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} . . . \bibliographystyle{abbrv} \bibliography{library} And it prints : I would like ...
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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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How to use the IEEEtran.bst style?

I apologize in advance for the localized content and long error log in this question. I am writing a journal paper using the IEEE template. I made a minimal example to demonstrate my problems with ...
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Bibtex with no references title [duplicate]

I am working on writing a scientific poster in LaTeX, and I want to include a few references for my work. Because this is a poster, I have my own customized headers for different sections, and don't ...
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Why do we need add on programs like Biber and MakeIndex?

The creation of biblatex has made bst files obsolete allowing the formatting to be done by LaTeX and not an add on program like BibTeX, but it didn't completely eliminate the need for an add on ...
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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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N first words command for citation style

I need a way to get to display three first words of the title in citations and if some words did not get displayed add dots. I am using Biblatex. \nfirstwords[3]{I Like Apples and Oranges}{\dots} \...
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Statistics about your bibtex database

Does somebody know how can you do some data mining of your Bibtex database? For example, some statistics about the number of papers per journal, author or year; stuff like that. Is there a tool or a ...
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What to do when a line in a bibliography entry overflows?

The usual solution to fix lines that overflow is to rewrite it. However, that hardly works with bibliography entries that experience the same problem. So what can I do to fix it? I can't rewrite ...
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Is it possible to have back references after each chapter with a single main.bib file?

I'm using LaTeX + BibTeX to write my dissertation. I have one separate .tex file for each chapter. And I'll generate one bibliography for each chapter. But all the references are from the same file (...
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Citing Wikipedia with APA Formatting and BibTeX

Wikipedia's entry on citing Wikipedia says that APA formatting requires that their page on plagiarism be formatted as: Plagiarism. (n.d.). In Wikipedia. Retrieved August 10, 2004, from http://en....
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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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Backref package for page reference

I'm using the backref package within the hyperref package: \usepackage[backref]{hyperref} I get the following result: Philip Hall. On representatives of subsets. Journal of the LMS, 10, 1935. 3.2, ...
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Inline citations with only author, title and year

I would like to put a few reference inside a beamer presentation. Adding a full fledge bibliography is certainly awkward but the output of the \fullcite command from the biblatex pacakge is too ...
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Bibliography error: “Use of \blx@bbl@verbadd@i doesn't match its definition. \verb”

Currently having problems with compiling my Master's thesis after downloading the newest version of TeXStudio and MiKTeX. The error message is as follows: Use of \blx@bbl@verbadd@i doesn't match its ...
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Sectioning bibliography by type (with multiple types per section)

I would like to distinguish books from articles, manuals, etc. This can be done by using: \printbibliography[heading=subbibliography,title={Book References},type=book] or \printbibliography[...
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Compressed / abbreviated bibliography? (Biblatex or otherwise?)

I'm writing a grant application, and I've been asked to compress my bibliography so that it looks something like this: 1. Smith, J. Nature 7, 201-204 (1999). 2. Jones, B. Cell 17, 364-369 (...
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Using BibTeX, how can I make the bibliography multicolumn?

Since my bibligraphy stretches over several pages I would like to make only these pages multicolum (2 columns) and maybe also make their text size a bit smaller than the document standard. How is ...
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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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Page header - Upper and lower case

First of all: this is the first time that I use LaTeX. I have these commands that create my header: \usepackage[headsepline,plainheadsepline]{scrpage2} \pagestyle{scrheadings} \clearscrheadfoot ...
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Author and year displayed in separate column: which bibliography style is this?

I am trying to figure out which bibliography style this is: I am using the natbib package with the apalike bibliography style, which is what I want for the right column, but I am missing the left ...
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beamer: Scaling document icons in the bibliography

Bibliographies can be typeset in a smaller font size by redefining the \bibfont macro (if one uses natbib or biblatex) or by simply appending the definition of \thebibliography. This also works with ...
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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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Modifying a bst file to allow for an arxiv field

I am trying to add an arxiv reference to my bibentries and I would like to control how it shows up in the citation. I would like to have the field only contain the informative part: arxiv = 0809....
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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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Beamer bibliography in two columns on multiple frames?

Is it possible to put a bibliography in beamer presentation, in two columns spanning via several frames? I have \begin{frame}[allowframebreaks]{Reference} \bibliographystyle{alpha} \...
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How to reference a multi-volume book with bibtex?

I would like to reference a multi-volume book, like so: Boncompagni, Baldassarre. Scritti di Leonardo Pisano matematico del secolo decimoterzo. — Roma, Tipografia delle scienze matematiche e fisiche, ...
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How to hide some references in biblatex?

I've almost figured out how to cite a multi-volume book (as per my other question). I've separated it into 3 entities - and then used Set to put it into bibliography. @Book{Boncompagni_2_vol, ...
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Removing brackets from the reference [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to use 1. (number followed by dot) format instead of [1] format in bibliography I'm using the amsart class, and the command \begin{thebibliography} for references. ...
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Selective URLs in bibliography using alpha or alphaurl

Is there a way to selectively adding URLs to bibliorgraphy elements? I use Mendeley and it automatically adds URLs to the DOI entries but I dont want these. I don't want to eliminate all URLs though, ...
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Removing the quotations marks from the bibliography using harvard style (agsm)

I'm pretty new to using LaTeX but have so far found it fairly intuitive and am currently using it to write my dissertation. I am using the harvard and natbib packages to cite and create my ...
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Bibliography in blocks in beamer

Is it possible to write the bibliography in a block in each frame in beamer? I have used the following code to split the bibliography into frames: \begin{frame}[allowframebreaks] \frametitle{...
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How do you remove the vertical distance between references in lyx?

Using LyX, a BibTeX file and the unsrt bibliography style. The program automatically leaves an empty line between each reference, wasting lots of space in the process! Is there any way to force LyX ...
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Change the ordering of names of bibliographic entries to “Surname, Name” format

I use the very popular Easy Thesis template with very common standard packages and only slight adaptions, like natbib (see below). Everything works smoothly, aside one small issue, the Bibliography ...
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Make one author's name bold every time it shows up in the bibliography (continued)

The solution provided here Make one author's name bold every time it shows up in the bibliography does unfortunately not work, as soon as the Author's name contains special characters, e.g. Hans ...
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Class modernCV with German bibliography without numbered bibitems

With documentclass modercv one can include a list of published papers. If you try this is German one could use bibliography style gerplain getting some errors (solved in question Problem with modernCV ...
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Bibliography with biblatex: how to create additional labels using authoryear-style?

I've got a problem with my bibliography. I'm working with biblatex using authoryear-style. I did some modifications for my semester paper, but there's still one problem left: I'd like to display ...