{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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Vertical space after Bibliography name

I am using Bibtex and need to change (smaller size) between bibliography name and authors names. The document class is report and I am using the natbib package. ...
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bibliography problem

This is what I write with latex: \documentclass{iserc} \begin{document} ... \begin{thebibliography}{1} \bibliography{my-biblio} \end{thebibliography} \end{document} but when I compile it, it ...
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Long bibliography in Beamer presentation [duplicate]

I am a new user of the Beamer presentation template and would like to display an extensive reference list with numbers to the left of the entries just as the standard bibliography in LaTeX. How can I ...
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Problem in bibliography autocompletion in TeXStudio 2.5.2

This question is the continuation of my previous question in here. I have updated everything according to the instructions given there in the answer of @doctorate. The problem that I have is the ...
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Workaround for citation inside pdfcomment?

Is there a simple workaround for using citations inside a pdfcomment? Here it is a MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pdfcomment} \begin{document} Works \cite{Smith1959}. Works ...
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Internet citation using APA

I'm looking for a way to include Internet citations in my bibliography and 'print' them using APA style. Currently I have natbib and apa-good.bst, but from what I've been able to gleam from Google, ...
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What is the interface between LaTeX and BibTeX?

Precisely what is the "protocol" between LaTeX and BibTeX? That is, if I run latex foo, bibtex foo, and latex foo, exactly how does information flow from LaTeX to BibTeX and back? My current guess ...
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Problem with refcheck

The following code does not do what it should: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{refcheck} \begin{document} \begin{thebibliography}{1111} %% This works: \bibitem[Ccc]{FP} The Frog, Kermit, and ...
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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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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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Correct way of organizing bibliography

What is the correct way of organizing the bibliography: Is it better to have only one .bib file which is shared by all TeX files, or am I supposed to have one .bib file for each TeX file (each paper)? ...
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Cite in body of document, but omit from references (i.e., opposite of \nocite)

I can use \nocite to add to the references without citing in the paper. But I would like the opposite. I want to cite in the paper without adding to the references. That is, I would like to use by ...
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Problem with generating Reference list (no bbl file generated?)

I am just starting with LaTeX so I am sure I have made a bunch of silly mistake on the way. But as of yesterday I am stuck with no solution. So here is a bit of background: Win7, installed MikeTex ...
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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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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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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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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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Peerage titles in the author field in BibTeX

I am citing "The Theory of Sound" by John William Strutt (more commonly known as Baron Rayleigh). How should his name appear in the author field in BibTeX? Currently I have: @book{Ray94, ...
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Removing document icons from a Bibtex bibliography in Beamer

I'm preparing a Beamer presentation that includes (on the final slide) a short bibliography in the Harvard style (agsm). This works fine, but I find the article icons accompanying each reference ...
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biblatex: Abbreviating cyrillic authors' names with firstinits option [closed]

When setting the bibliography with biblatex using the authoryear-comp style and option firstinits=true the authors' first names in the references are not correctly displayed when using cyrillic names. ...
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Get BibTeX to ignore citation numbering in a figure caption

Here's the problem. I have the main text of a document which includes a citation late in the document, say \cite{ref20}. One of my figure captions has in it, the \cite{ref20}. What happens is that ...
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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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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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Argument in “thebibliography”

I was reading the explanation about thebibliography and was totally confused: The thebibliography environment has an argument which should be a string at least the length of the widest entry label ...
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Have the BibTeX styles gotten the placement of a name's “junior” part wrong? [closed]

It is commonly taught (e.g. in the "Guide to LaTeX" (4e), p. 235) that names with a "junior" part should be given in the form author = "Surname, Junior, Given" in a BibTeX entry. How should "junior" ...
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BibTex Error - .bbl' not created by bib latex

I've been trying to use this post to create a bibliography (natbib: use the harvard referencing system) but am receiving the error .bbl' not created by bib latex. My .tex file ...
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LaTeX referencing colorful numbering

I have some silly questions on LaTeX use: In an article, how do I get colorful references like in the figure below? How do I reduce the built-in reference font size given below? How do I write ...
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jurabib: how to delete comma between “lastname” and “firstname” in bibliography

I use the jurabib package and everything works fine. Entries in bibliography look like this: Doe, John: How to vote for a Democrat, Kluwer 2012. Does anyone know how I can delete the comma ...
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Bibliography and Index \label for cross-reference

I have each chapter of my book class in a different file all linked up in a master file. I also have bibliography in refs.bib file and also have an index. I'm trying to create a cross-reference to the ...
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Bibliography preamble \bibpreamble natbib

I am trying to produce some text after the "References" heading, but before the numbered references themselves. I had read that using the natbib package and the command \bibpreamble{...insert preamble ...
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Adding bibliography to appendix

I thought it'll be kind of an easy task to add the bibliography to the appendix. However, after spending hours on it trying different solutions even some suggestions from this forum here I kinda of ...
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Clickable, bottom page reference ?! Possible ?

I'm new here but I see the place looks hyperactive. I guess I'll ask a lot in the next months. So new to LaTeX and starting my PhD thesis redaction. I got this template for a PhD thesis at ...
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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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Multiple bibliographies with BibTeX

I have a document with a bibliography and would like to print part of the bibliography twice. My *.tex file is: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} Some Text...~\cite{doc1} Here I would like to ...
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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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Title “References” is missing in elsarticle class [duplicate]

I am beginner in LaTeX, and I am trying to use BibTeX to create a reference, I am using MiKTex 2.9 and TeXstudio 2.5.1 . I am trying to include references to my .tex file using BibTeX. I created a ...
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\urlstyle{same} with apacite

I use apacite to create a bibliography according to APA guidelines for my article. Some of the references contain URLs. By default, LaTeX shows these in a different, monospace font than the rest of ...
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How to make space recognized in .bib filename when setting bibliography?

I have a .bib file called "A B C.bib" which is assigned to "A B C.tex". When I run .tex file and then .bib file I get the following error: White space in argument---line 18 of file A B C.aux : ...
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Citing multiple authors with alternate separator than “and” using BibTeX

I'm using LyX on Linux Mint 14 ... Using BibTeX with the apalike style and some modifications in the preamble, I've managed to get the bibliography as it should be except for one thing. When I cite a ...
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How to add an APA-style citation with no author in ConTeXt?

I need to cite some articles which were created by some professional organizations, so no authors or editors are listed: @Article{noname2012, author = {}, title = {This is the title}, ...
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How to get the References section to be numbered as if it were created via \section

I am using the bibtex library to reference. Everything works fine but ideally I would like the reference section generated by bibtex to have the ordered number like \section{} generates. For ...
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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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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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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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Place parentheses around superscript citations

To meet a journal's requirements I'd like to tweak my current bibliography in a REVTeX4.1 document to: Put parentheses around my (superscripted) citations so they read (1), (4), and (2,3,5) rather ...
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extract cited entries from bibliography with biber [closed]

According to the manual and many posts I should be able to do: biber --output_format=bibtex test.bcf And I'll get a new .bib file called test_biber.bib containing all cited entries in test.tex, ...
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How to create a minimum working example to demonstrate difficulties with BibTex?

I am struggling with BibTex and I would like to post a question on this forum. It is comical and tragical at the same time but I have difficulties even making a minimal working example to ...
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Changing Font Size of Bibliography Heading [closed]

In How to change font size for bibliography?, people discuss changing the Bibliography heading font size without changing the size of the "References" heading. I would like to also make the ...
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Process multiple bibtex files

I need your help to find a way to process multiple bibtex files in TeXworks for Mac. I have to do this because I am working with multibib. At the moment I select bibtex and press the green bottom to ...
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Undefined control sequence while using bib file for References

I'm using TexMaker, if it helps. I also have TeXnicCenter and TexWorks. The tex file is the following: \documentclass[11pt]{book} \begin{document} (...) \bibliographystyle{unrst} ...