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references not being cited! [duplicate]

I do not know why those two references can not get cited. I only get a question mark instead of the reference number. I copy the name of the reference and I still have the error!. Here is what I ...
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Can I configure bibtex.exe to insert the command \interlinepenalty=10000 in the .bbl file?

The following question-answers show a method of avoiding page-breaks in between references: How can I prevent page break between lines of a paragraph or bibliography entry? ...
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Simple way of setting up two bibliographies

I want to split the bibliography into two parts, with one containing only works by a certain author and another all the rest. I tried figuring out how to do this with biblatex but got tangled up. ...
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Problem with bibliography compiling

I'm using Elsevier's elsarticle class to prepare my paper. There is a problem with compiling URL in bibliography. I have inserted the url with this format in .bib file(I'm using bibtex): @misc{A23, ...
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How to preserve capital letters in Bibtex [duplicate]

I am writing a paper and am using Bibtex to create the bibliography. Everything works fine except that the capital letters in the titles of my references is not preserved in the PDF. For example, in ...
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How to modify the label style of bibliography?

I'm using natbib package and bibliography style ama which I would like to modify. The reference list should be listed like this: 1. Kapur NK, Musunuru K. Clinical efficiency and safety of statins in ...
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How to properly create an item in a .bib file for a press bulletin?

I'm working with WriteLatex and want to create an item in my .bib file; so I add the following to the file @misc{boletinDane2010, title ={Boletin de Prensa} author ={Departamento ...
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failed to find file .pdf perhaps it has been deleted [on hold]

i'm looking for a solution to this the whole day and i couldn't find. When i "Build and View" my document, in the view i recieve the message failed to find file Thesis.pdf` perhaps it has been ...
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How detailed are citations supposed to be? [on hold]

at the moment, I'm writing my thesis and was wondering how detailed my citations should be. To create the bibliography, I use biblatex + biber as a backend (but the question is rather general). Let's ...
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Remove MathReview number in BibTeX

When using the "amsplain" style in BibTeX, it automatically prints MathReview MR numbers in the citation. For example if the citation entry looks like: @book {Babook, AUTHOR = {Baldwin, John T.}, ...
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RevTex 4.1 - Extra comma in bibliography when JOURNAL field is empty

I have to compile a paper with RevTex 4.1 for submission purposes and I am running into trouble regarding the bibliography page. Whenever I have a citation of a paper which has not yet been published ...
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Remote bibliography

Does someone know if it is possible to load a bibliography file located in Google Drive? For instance, I would like to use ...
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Large bibtex database

Is it a good idea to maintain a single large bibtex database or should one split it into multiple files? I have compiled a very large India-specific database (over 100,000 records) from various ...
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Citing a cited reference

How would I go about doing this in BibTeX - http://www.reading.ac.uk/library/finding-info/guides/lib-citing-cited-ref.aspx Any ideas?
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Compiling error when adding BibTeX entries [closed]

I recently made a .bib file with 5 entries and it worked perfectly. However, when I added 5 more entries today, it gave the following error: Paragraph ended before \OT1\. was complete When I remove ...
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In-text citations with two or more than two papers in apacite

When using the parenthetical citation with two or more than two papers in apacite, we can separate by comma: \usepackage{apacite} \cite{jorgenson2002projecting,solow1962technical}. This gives ...
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Greek and English Language in bibliography using utf8 encoding and LaTeX

I am creating a document;it's main language beeing greek. What I am trying to do, unsuccessfully is to have bibliography entries in two languages, Greek and English that is. My code is ...
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Something's wrong--perhaps a missing \item [closed]

I have created a separate file for references, called references.bib and I want to call it in my tex file with the following syntax \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} \begin{document} ...
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How to cite a dictionary entry

What is the recommended BibTeX way to cite a single entry inside a dictionary? I do not want to cite a dictionary in its entirety, I want to point to a single entry in that dictionary. For example, ...
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Citations as footnotes?

Is there a simple way to get citations to appear as footnotes rather than as a section at the end of the article? Preferably using bibtex.
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BibTex does not include publisher in Book

Why does the following BibTex-entry not include the publisher? @book{billingsley, title={Convergence of Probability Measures}, author={P. Billingsley}, year={1968}, publisher={Wiley, New ...
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biblatex-chicago etoolbox error: Invalid boolean Expression

I am using bibtex as the backend for my biblatex bibliography but there seems to be some clash between it and the etoolbox package that I don't understand. This is on a fresh install of TeXlive 2014. ...
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Bibliography in LaTeX: Spaces between words

I'm writing the bibliography. LaTeX don't write it well. I don't know why. I have tried the two methods: \begin{the bibliography} and using BiBTeX. The result is the same. The result is longer spaces ...
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Bibliography in LaTeX: Spaces between words [duplicate]

I'm writing the bibliography. LaTeX don't write it well. I don't know why. I have tried the tow methods: \begin{thebibliography} and using BiBTeX. The result is the same. The result is longer spaces ...
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apsr.bst - Volume in bold but without number

I try to change a bst-file (American Political Science Review). At the moment the output looks like: Rose, Gideon. 1998. “Neoclassical Realism and Theories of Foreign Policy.” World Politics ...
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Mendeley keeps adding month field to my .bib file

I go through and delete all the month = mmm fields so that my paper compiles without Last, First (YYYY, mmm) in the references. But if Mendeley is open (or when it is opened later) it adds back the ...
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APS (phys rev) bibliography without URL link

Phys Rev journals offer direct BibTeX output for each paper e.g. as here that is very handy to just copy-paste in a BibTeX file: @article{EXP_stack, title = {Calculation of Multichannel Reactions ...
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Use bibentry to produce references in CV without bibliography list: works but error [duplicate]

The following sample works for me, with res.cls and using pdflatex, bibtex and 2xpdflatex; however, it gives the error ! LaTeX Error: Lonely \item--perhaps a missing list environment. Is this ...
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Change bibtex in-text citation reference

I'm using this bst file which provides the unified style sheet for linguistics style as my bibliography style for my term paper http://comments.gmane.org/gmane.comp.tex.linguistics/1047 but it's ...
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biblatex: extract authors seperately

Given and BibTeX entry @articel{paper, author={Jane Doe and John Hansen and Tom Nielsen}, year={2012}, title={Paper title} } How do I make commands (using biblatex) that insert "Jane Doe, ...
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How to give BibTeX author names with diacritics and hyphen?

I am trying to give a bibtex record for an author whose name contains a diacritic and a hyphen. You may take this name as an example: Klopotsko Müller-Wachtendonk According to this answer I ...
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Bibliography inconsistent or is this intended?

I am using the abbrvdin (for german) style for my bibliography and just saw that it is inconsistent in its style and was wondering if this is intended. For example: book entries have their title ...
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enumerate bibliography items

I'm using bibtex, the package apacite and \bibliographystyle{apacite} \bibliography{tesis} I'm sorting the bibliography aphabetically (author-year) and everyting's ok except that I want to ...
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Customizing apacite style using bibtex in SWP

Sorry for the basic question, but I got stuck finishing up my thesis. I'm using Scientific Workplace 5.5 (very basic LaTeX literacy) and I need to customize apacite to meet the faculty requirements. ...
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bibtex + natbib + APA syntax confusion

my code is: \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{report} \usepackage[square,sort,comma,numbers]{natbib} \begin{document} It is particularly notable for its flexibility, its superb hyphenation, and ...
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APA citation problem

my code is: \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{report} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage[autostyle]{csquotes} ...
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Displaying first author's name in a bibliographic entry in the form: Surname, Initials and co-authors in the form: Initials, Surname

I would like to format my references according to the following specifications: Author: Surname, Initials, Co-authors: Initials, Surname I am using natbib, abbrvnat for bibliography style and I ...
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babel - define language synonym

I use \usepackage[english]{babel}, but I am keeping getting error: Package babel Error: You haven't defined the language EN yet. while parsing bibliography with \bibliographystyle{apsrev4-1} ...
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I can't find References section in my LaTeXed pdf file [duplicate]

First, I exported my references list from EndNote X7 using 'BibTeX Export' and saved the text file as 'first_paper.bib'. Then I included the following code into my TeX file. \newpage % BibTeX users ...
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(Autor, year) reference as well as citation style

The journal publisher has certain demands for citation and references which I have to fulfill. Following are the demands: All citations in text should refer to: 1. Upto two authors: Both authors ...
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first names in apacite citations

I've got a LaTeX document with two BiBTeX references, like so: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[natbibapa]{apacite} \begin{filecontents}{mybib.bib} @article{Hurd2011, author = {Hurd, Michael and ...
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Bibtex references coming out as (<number>) instead of (Author, year)

I am having trouble with the following code to make my \citep{} references come out as (Author, Year) instead of (). \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{cite} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Get the current citation counter value

I'm working on a paper where the default citation style is a super script. But in some parts of my text i like to put something like this: ....then more info see Ref[23]..... so in my doc with the ...
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including the bibtex file as include section

I created a main files that includes different sections like the following: \documentclass[conference]{ieeeconf} \IEEEoverridecommandlockouts \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Latex Bibliography style and citation callout style

I'm currently busy writing my masters thesis with latex and I need a certain citation style. Therefore, I used an already existing default bibliography style provided by my university. However, the ...
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Bibtex Won't Show the Author

My code goes like this: \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{report} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{titlesec} ...
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Sorting references alphabetically

I am trying to use a modified (German) bibstyle from the American Economic Review (The original version can be downloaded from http://mirrors.ctan.org/biblio/bibtex/contrib/economic/aer.bst. I have ...
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Removing [Author Year] Tags from Reference List using ACM Journal Style

How can I remove the tags before each bibliographic entry in the list (and also remove the paragraph indentation if possible? Also, is the version without the [Author Year] a valid ACM bibliography ...
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Getting the BibTeX logo, analogously to \LaTeX [duplicate]

I can't find the analogue of the \LaTeX command that produces the BibTeX logo:
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.BBL without journaltitle

I look for the answer but can't find it... I am using TexMaker and Zotero for my bibliography. When I am using bibtex, the .bbl file contain just the name, the title and the references. The is no ...