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How do I remove interior brackets from a range of superscript citations?

I'm using the cite package as follows \usepackage[superscript,biblabel]{cite} However, when I try to cite multiple articles, the range includes interior brackets, as seen here. Can anyone tell me ...
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Including references without bibtex

These steps are followed when a new citation is added into a manuscript: Add a new reference to the references file (e.g. myref.bib) Add a citation to the new reference into the main tex file (e.g. ...
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how to cite 19th century newspaper articles from microfilms with BibTex

Assume that I am trying to create a BibTex citation for the notice in page 2, column 5 of the Detroit Gazette from December 11th, 1827, (available here) which starts with the phrase "The Ohio Canal ...
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What's actually going on when I call bibtex [duplicate]

I learned how to use bibtex from the LaTeX wikibook, found here. They say that to compile a LaTeX file that uses bibtex, you need to call pdflatex once, followed by bibtex, followed by two more calls ...
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What is this bibliography style?

What is the following style? If I want to use this style, is there an appropriate style file? Or how to write a bst file according to known style file? I only know how to make the first name ...
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<Database entry “.”> error randomly appears and disappears

My document using BibTeX with the "jmb" bibliography style runs great usually. However, BibTeX started giving the error: Warning--I didn't find a database entry for "." Thinking I'd accidentally ...
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\cite{} autocompletion in VIM in non tex file

I'm moving my workflow from LaTeX to Asciidoc + Asciidoc-bib. I would like to have the vim-latex reference autocompletion working for non-.tex files, in my case for .txt files. So when I add some ...
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How to cite a group of papers with the same citing number?

I want to cite 4 papers with different authors, titles and published in different years, that are related by the subject. I'm using JabRef to generate the BibTex file, and also the usual enviroment ...
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How to use RefTex search when search item contains special characters?

After hitting C-[ for entering a citation with RefTex, I want to search for an author that has an umlaut (\"u or ü) in the name. Let's say the guy's name is Müller. I tried Muller Müller M\"uller ...
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How can I centered “references”?

I am writing a thesis in a report class. I can not centered "references ". How can I do this? I use the following code: \renewcommand{\@biblabel}[1]{#1} \renewenvironment{thebibliography}[1]{ ...
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Bibtex numbers in references list, but parentheses in text

How can I achieve a numbered bibliography in the references section, but still be able to use parenthesis style in text? For example, Introduction Following Eva and Wall (2008), we propose to do ...
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To get this WordCloud and R working in OSX's Texpad

I am trying to this Hamilton's code about WordCloud, which uses R, working in OSX. I have latest XCode and latest R 3.1.1 (XCode5 support) installed. Texpad problem I open TexPad with your tikz ...
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How to make citations in one line with bibtex custom bst?

Right now, my bibtex citations look like [1] Book Title [2] Book Title [3] Book Title I want them to be like [1] Book Title [2] Book title [3] Book title. I have a bst file that I am using with ...
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how to change the reference list so that it gives the page numbers in which a paper is cited? [duplicate]

I would like to add to each reference in the reference list a short text such as "mentioned in pages: " followed by (hyperlinked) numbers of all pages the reference was cited in. Is that possible?
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LyX: 'Available Citations' (and .bib files) list blank

LyX seems to be having trouble accessing my .bib files. Precursor info: I use a MacBook Pro with the latest versions of both LyX (2.1.2) and MacTeX. I use BibDesk for source management. I recently ...
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Create a BibTeX .bib file with Django [closed]

I have a simple web site in Django where users select citations from a list. Each citation is a model object, with fields for title, journal, author, date, etc. I want to take the users' selections ...
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biblatex error: “Too many commas in name 1” [closed]

I'm using JabRef to manage my references (stored in a .bib file), I'm using biblatex. I get the following error with certain bibtex entries: Too many commas in name 1 of "Humana Press Inc, 999 ...
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Problem with Bibtex Page number is too large?

the page number is: year = {2014}, OPTkey = {•}, volume = {53}, OPTnumber = {•}, pages = {12783−12792}, OPTmonth = {•}, OPTnote = {•}, OPTannote = {•} error is with the page number it is shown in ...
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Bibtex Entering extended mode and hangs

When I compile/typset test.bib file, this appears: This is pdfTeX, Version 3.1415926-2.4-1.40.13 (MiKTeX 2.9) **entering extended mode** Then the program hangs. What to do? Thank you in advance ...
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How can I insert a special french character in a bibtex cite-key?

I'm trying to use some tricks in order to have the correct characters in my bibliography : @book{Anzieu1981, author = {Anzieu, Didier}, title = {Le corps de l'{\oe}uvre.%some tricks like this ...
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What's “PDF Chain” in TeXstudio, and how to modify it?

I basically want to modify the Build & View command to include bibtex in its steps. The default option is PDF Chain, which I thought could be broken down into more steps and added bibtex to it. ...
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How to make the word “Reference ” bold while keeping the desired font

I want all section titles to be bold while keeping the desired font. However, the word "Reference" is automatically added when using the following codes and is NOT bold. How to change this, please? ...
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Bibliography style of LNCS - how to get it works?

I'm discovering the Lecture Note in Computer Science (LNCS) LATEX template, and I'm in trouble with their bibliography system. When reading their documentation and example, it appears that I only ...
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Suppress the 'note' field using biblatex

I'm using biblatex to handle my references, I prefer the numeric-comp style: \usepackage[ style=numeric-comp, sorting=none, maxcitenames=2, maxbibnames=10, doi=false, ...
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How do I modify my .bst to accomodate both “and” and “\&” as bbl.and?

I have used makebst.tex to generate a style to match AGPS v6 (PDF Brief of style guide), however, I can't figure out how to get two styles of "and" for in-text citations. Using \citet{} I want to use ...
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Latex default citation and bibliography style with Pandoc

I write a paper in Markdown and convert it to PDF via Pandoc and Latex with the following commands to get Latex's (well, BibLatex's) default citation and bibliography style: pandoc -s ...
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bibliography not numbered

I am unable to number my bibliography using bibtex and a chicago style downloaded for this purpose. The numbering issue was present prior to the implementation of the chicago style add-in so I doubt ...
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ModernCV enumerated list of references?

I'm trying to use modernCV to construct a CV. I'd like to use multibib to get an enumerated list of my journal publications, separate from my conference publications. I can't seem to get any of the ...
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citing supplementary materials that are movies in latex

Hej! I am trying to submit my article and the publisher asks for citing the supplementary materials like a reference in the text. My supplementary materials are movies with ".mp4" extension and I ...
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Jabref external PDF viewer not working with newly added papers

I've been using Jabref for a while and linking files so that I can just click the PDF icon on the left to open the relevant papers (or use shift+F5 etc). But lately when I add new pdf's they won't ...
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Alpha style bibliography: List of citations in the alphabetical order

\bibliographystyle{alpha} \bibliography{myBibFile} References page of the pdf file is well organized, but when I have a citation list like \cite{ref1, ref2}, in the pdf file, for exemple, I have ...
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Strange bibtex crash appcrash

Today I encountered a very strange bibtex crash while writing on my thesis. The chapters are split up in separate tex files in a project. I am using TeXnicCenter 2.0 Beta 2 and MiKTeX 2.9 on Windows ...
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Custom location for style files on OSX [duplicate]

I'm using TeXLive on Mac OSX 10.9. I created some .sty, .bib, and .bst files that I would like to be accessible to every tex file I compile. The restriction is the location of the files I created is ...
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BibTex generates an empty .bbl file

I am new to Latex and I have a problem with generating bibliography. I created a file ArticleEGC.bib and I am calling it from my ArticleEGC.tex file but when I generate the final pdf, it doesn't get ...
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include numbering for reference list Ecology Letters: bst file output.bibitem modification

Would anyone know how I could add numbering to the reference list? Ecology letters changed their style recently, and there does not seem to be a correct bst file around. I have Begon, M., ...
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Bibtex for article in electronic only journal

What Bibtex type should I use for an article that was published in an online-only journal (and hence has no page numbers)? MathSciNet used 'Article' anyway, with the article ID and number of pages in ...
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Order of bibliography entries?

I'm writing a thesis and using Bibtex and the bibliography style alpha. But of many authors have names beginning with the same 3 letters, and because alpha orders the entries according to the key, my ...
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Issues with Bibtex in elsarticle

I am facing some issues with bibtex in elsarticle. Below is the bibtex file- @misc{EducationData, title = {Education}, howpublished = ...
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Display bibtex entry in latex document

I'm trying to display a bibtex code written in a .bib file inside a document. Does anyone know how to include bibtex code, e.g. : @book{Darwin59, author={Darwin,Charles}, title={On the Origin of ...
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References show up in “References” fine, but as question marks in text

I have recently edited a LaTeX file a bit, and now, when I compile it (yes, Latex, bibtex, latex", Latex ... tried it a few more times too, for good measure), the references show up just fine under ...
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Electronic citation alignment in IEEE

@electronic{IntelNode, title = "Intel Intelligent Power Node Manager", url = "http://download.intel.com/support/motherboards/server/sysmgmt/sb/node_manager_white_paper.pdf", note = "Accessed: ...
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How to enter an author name that has a surname and a Junior component but no first name?

In BibTeX and biblatex, it is well known that an author's name can have up to four components -- the firstname, von, surname, and Jr components. (The von component will turn out to be irrelevant for ...
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Bibtopic + Apacite in ClassicThesis

I'm using ClassicThesis (fresh raw TeX version compiled with TexMaker and MikTex 2.9, both up-to-date in Windows). I have managed to apply apacite style with the default bibliography commands. The ...
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Problems with Mendeley references in LaTeX

I am writing my master thesis with LaTeX and using mendeley for the bibliography. Since yesterday I do have a problem: If a citation is already in my LaTeX file it compiles it, while if I have to add ...
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bibliograpy (chapterbib) produces a [?] where the citation should be

first to all sorry for my english, isn´t me native language and is difficult for me. It´s the first time that i use this forum for that reason. Now, i´ll try to explain my problem. I need to do ...
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\cite cites the name of the authors twice?

I have a bibtex file with @Article{perignon2008banks, Title = {Do banks overstate their Value-at-Risk?}, Author = {P{\'e}rignon, Christophe and Deng, Zi Yin and ...
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Problems importing reference.bib database to Latex file

I am currently having problems importing my .bib file to my latex file. the bib file's name is reference.bib, it was compiled using JabRef and it contains the following @Book{alexander2009market, ...
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empty ’thebibliography' enviroment

I get this error and I really don't know how to handle it. I saw similar questions here and I've tried the solutions, but it didn't work. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,fleqn]{book} %{scrartcl} ...
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Problems with inserting urls including Turkish characters

I am trying to include this url link: http://wiki.ubuntu-tr.net/index.php?title=Linux_dağıtımları_kılavuzu into the bibliography of my LaTeX report. 'dağıtımları_kılavuzu' is causing a display ...
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Beamer and Bibentry

In a Beamer-Presentation I use Bibentry to print selected articles etc. I have one problem: the title of each bibliographic entry is displayed as a hyperreference with a break afterwards. How can ...