{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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Problem with Springer bibliography style

I am writing a paper to a Springer journal and I am trying to use their \bibliographystyle{spbasic} However, instead of the number of the reference in the list of references I get something as: ...
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Using BibTex entries directly in .tex file

Is there any way to use BibTex entries in thebibliography environment like following: \begin{thebibliography}{9} @article{greenwade93, author = "George D. Greenwade", title = "The ...
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Adding information to bibitems

For a lecture note/book project I have to following problem: I have an extensive list of references processed by bibtex as usual, the entries coming from a large collection of bib-files. Now since the ...
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Can I cite something while specifying exactly what text will appear at that place?

First up, I'm using natbib. I'm trying implement a citation style (Thankfully only a few citations, so I'm happy to work things by hand) that is essentially of the following form: At the point of ...
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Added chapter with addcontentsline does not adapt style of ToC

I added my BibTeX references following: \cleardoublepage \phantomsection \nocite{*} \bibliographystyle{plainnat} %\setlength{\bibsep}{3mm} \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{References} ...
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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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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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Replace 'and' with ampersand in bibliography and parenthetical citations using BibLaTeX

By default, author-year style in BibLaTeX uses the word 'and' before the last author. I would like to retain this for in-text citations, but would like to replace 'and' with an ampersand (&) in ...
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Harvard agsm bibliography style no comma and bold volume

I've been grappling with the harvard style bibliography (agsm) all day and have managed to fix most of the issues I've had, however I am still left with bold volume numbers and no comma between the ...
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A utility for auto-formatting .bib files?

I have some .bib files whose formatting is kind of messy: spacing, upper/lowercase use, order within and among entries... ugh. Is there a simple command-line utility which could arrange it neatly for ...
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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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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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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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How can I make biber output uniform field name lengths for all entries?

When I run biber, with options biber --tool --output_align --output_indent=2 --output_fieldcase=lower I get: @inproceedings{foo, author = {One, Some}, booktitle = {International Conference ...
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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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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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Replace the “AND” between authors' names in citations and references with its equivalent in another language, e.g., Spanish

I have been using the achicago package and the babel package for spanish language. When I employ the two, references with multiple authors are shown in the citations like (Mukange and Manamela) but it ...
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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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Citing a report with an institutional author

How would you commonly register a report from an institution in Biblatex like the following: @Report{OUNHCHR2014, Title = {The right to privacy in the digital age}, Author ...
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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 ...
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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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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 Author's Full Name

I'd like to generate a linked citation with a full author's name. For instance, if I use According to \citet{bob2000} apples are tasty. And run with hyperref, I get the author's last name and a ...
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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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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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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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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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How to list all bibliography entries without citing [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Using BibTeX to make a list of references without having citations in the body of the document? I've read that "All items listed in the bibliography should be cited in ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...
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two documents sharing same reference numbering [duplicate]

I am writing a scientific paper with supplementary information in an additional document. The paper and the supplement share many references, which in the paper are numbered by first appearance in the ...
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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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article style bibliography in Beamer class

I'm making a poster with the beamer class and the beamerposter package. I add some important references at the end, but I don't like the style. I would like the style that a bibliography has in the ...
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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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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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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 = ...
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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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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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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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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. ...