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Error “You can't pop an empty literal stack” in theapa.bst

I'm drafting a scientific journal article and seem to have encountered a problem with the .bst file provided by the journal. Here is a minimal example.tex: \documentclass[twoside,11pt]{article} ...
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Hack of .bst to add urldate in @misc in BibTex with natbib

Trying to add urldate to my bst-file. I have the entry as: ENTRY { address ... url urldate ... year } With the two functions defining url and urldate: FUNCTION ...
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citation DIN 1505 Teil 2 or DIN ISO 690 using texmaker in ubuntu

I am using texmaker under Ubuntu. I need to use DIN 1505 Teil 2 or DIN ISO 690 for bibliography. Which means in the text and for referencing a citation I want to have [Author name, year]. At the time ...
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Trouble with referencing elements from bibliography

I am currently writing my bachelor's thesis, and have been having some trouble with Bibtex. I created a Bibliography successfully through Mendeley - However, the way the ressources are listed are as ...
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How do I add my publications to my CV?

I am a beginner in latex. I want to add my publication to my CV. I'm using Plasmati Graduate CV (http://www.latextemplates.com/template/plasmati-graduate-cv) which is run with xelatex. I also use ...
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BibTex with APACite is not generating citations correctly where author has multiple papers in the same year

I am using APACite with BibTex and can't seem to get the citations right in cases where a single lead author has multiple papers in the same year. Problem 1: Using shortcite I expect a paper with ...
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Problem with bibtex

I do not know what I am doing wrong but I have been stuck for about an hour now trying to get bibtex to work. Here is my latex code \documentclass{article} \begin{document} hallo ...
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Avoid white space in references

I have used latex for preparation of my thesis. My references look like following. How to avoid white space in the references?
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Remove comma after optional argument in Natbib

I want to be able to add optional arguments surrounding my references with Natbib, using \citep [see][for review]{besnard2012reconsolidation}, but my output is (see Besnard et al., 2012, for ...
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Double citation problem with apacite and BibTeX

When I attempt to insert an APA citation like so: \cite[5.]{law1966money} With the BibTeX entry looking like this: @book{law1966money, title={Money and trade considered}, author={Law, John}, ...
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Url in reference clickable but with link truncated [duplicate]

I have a problem with a references using BibTeX and IEEEbib. In my bibliography file (in the subfolder bib) there is this a reference with howpublished that produce this output: ...
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Printing the bibliographic entries in a bib file that are not cited in the document [duplicate]

I am using a bibtex to manage my references in LaTeX by cite package. The normal behavior of this package is printing a bibliography of all cited references in the document, however, I want its ...
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Bibtex database formatting for australian standard refferencing

I'm trying to throw australian standards into my bibtex database, could someone throw up an example that I can follow? specifically I'm trying to do AS2865-1995 which covers confined spaces work
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How to force bibtex to use “\:” between second and last names in gost705?

Say we have an author "Armstrong, Andrey Vasilievich" and we want bibtex to generate Armstrong\:A.\:V. what shall we change in gost705 style? I tried to play with FUNCTION {format.names} yet I always ...
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How to make shure there is a “~” between all bibtex formating data and user provided stuff?

I want to make sure there is a ~ in something like \newblock {\cyr\textnumero}~{11-1 (39)}. instead of \newblock {\cyr\textnumero} {11-1 (39)}. So I have bibtex record alike this has in it a ...
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Please, advice which bibtex style to use

I am looking for a bibtex style which would format a reference to a journal article as follows: Feinberg E L Sov. Phys. Usp. 23 629 (1980) i.e., (1) no punctuation, (2) no dots after initials, (3) ...
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abbreviated references

I'm trying to get the reference list be the smallest possible as I need the space, but when I try: \bibliographystyle{abbrv} \bibliography{bibliography.bib} I still get a list of references that ...
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How to have full bibliography items on a page using beamer?

I would like to have full bib entries in my beamer slides so tried to follow How can I prevent page break between lines of a paragraph or bibliography entry? It suggests putting ...
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I need to insert the bibitem based on the harvard reference style label

Could anyone help me on this one. FUNCTION {output.bibitem} { newline$ "\bibitem" write$ make.full.names duplicate$ label = 'skip$ { "{" label * "}" * write$ } if$ "[" swap$ * "(" * ...
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Problem with acmsmall citations

I have a problem using the acmsmall package (which can be found here), which can be reproduced with the following MWE. test.tex \documentclass{acmsmall} \begin{document} \cite{a,b} ...
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bibtex problem with year vs date in book entry [duplicate]

So I need to use a custom bibtex style for my thesis, and I have a bibtex entry like @book{Grupen, author={Grupen, Claus}, title={{Big Bang Nucleosynthesis}}, publisher={Astroparticle ...
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How to enable linked citarion in IEEE transaction style? [duplicate]

I'm using IEEE conference style for my article. I used this code for bibliography. (I copied IEEEtran and IEEEabrv files to my article directory) \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} ...
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bibtex - how to check .bst for errors

Im trying to create bibliography with bibtex, it took me quite a long time to find good styling file for bibtex which suits my needs. The deal is, that it hadnt ONLINE reference function, so I used ...
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BibTeX: Different labels for first and following citations

At my institute, there are very strict regulations regarding the citation style. For the first in-text citation for three or more authors, the reference should look like this: (Author1, Author2, ...
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Reference title does not show properly

My latex file works fine until I inserted an algorithm to the document. Then the tile of the bibliography did not show up properly. \documentclass[ijoc,nonblindrev]{informs3} ...
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What BibTeX style generates inline refs like [1] AND displays URL in the references list?

All the styles I tested either: Display [Author (Year)] inline, and with URL in the ref list; or Display [1] inline, but no URL in the ref list. Is there a style that displayes [1] inline AND ...
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How to start with BST file

I am writing a paper for a journal. The support team of this journal sent me a BST file, for reference, but I am a newbie with LaTex and have no idea how to start. I put the BST file into the same ...
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Can't link latex document up to bibliography

I used latex years ago and am trying to use it again but I am having troubles. I was able to get the document formed and working in APA like I wanted using apa6 (although page numbers are alternating ...
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Add parentheses in year in modified plain.bst file

I need to correct a paper for a Japanese Journal, that was used for a conference. In the guidelines for Journal, it is stated that references should be: Name of author(s): "Title", Name of ...
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Remove hyperlink number after bibliography entry

I started a new report, with references managed by a .bib file. When I compile it I get a clickable number after each reference (see image). Do you have any suggestion on how to remove these numbers? ...
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Changing thebibliography style

I'm editing a book written by multiple authors. We ha agreed on formatting the bibliography using bibtex with the style \bibliographystyle{spmpsci}. However, some of the authors used the ...
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Changing position of editor in Bibtex style file

I am referring to an author appearing in a collection. This is what my bibtex entry looks like: @InCollection{goguel78, author = {Goguel, J.}, title = {Scale-dependent rockslide mechanisms, with ...
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Natbib doesn't add a's and b's to same-author-same-year references

I am using natbib with bibtex8 in lyx to get my references sorted. It all seems to work fine except that natbib does not properly deal with "same-author-same-year" references. Rather than giving me: ...
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Bibtex “I couldn't open file name 'article.tex' ”

I have tried getting bibtex to work using the latex filename bibtex filename latex filename latx filename commands I DID NOT USE bibtex mybib and I still get the error "I couldn't open file name ...
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substituting “and others” for “et al.” in the bst file

I have several references for which I do not have the last authors. In the bibtex file, references have: author = {Author1 and Author2 and Author3 and Author4 and Author5 and Author6 and others} ...
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How do I refer to a 'part' in a book?

I have a book where the content table looks like this: PART1: chapter 1 chapter 2 chapter 3 PART2: chapter 4 chapter 5 ... PART3: Appendix A ... I want to reference all the ...
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Why many BibTeX styles under LyX don't work?

I'm testing a well-formatted bib file with a single entry, @misc{various_authors_main_2015, title = {Main {Page}}, copyright = {Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License}, url = ...
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Problem when setting bibliography, thesis not showing now

my problem is when setting the bibliography in texmaker everything was going of until bibtex found an & character in one of the fields it complain about that so I deleted but it start using the ...
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Author names: dash in abbreviation and two character initials

I have two problems with BibTeX I have not been able to work around. The first problem is names of the form Jean-Jacques Rousseau, which BibTeX abbreviates to Rousseau, J.J., whereas what I want is ...
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babelbib styles format first and second author names differently

I use babelbib and I have a source with two authors. Contrarily to when using the plain bib style, as soon as I switch to babplain, the author names are formatted like this: [1] Müller, Jan und Eva ...
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Changing the formatting of article-type bibliographic entries

I am writing my Ph.D. thesis in latex. Problem is that in the bibliography, Journal number should appear within parenthesis and just after the journal volume where the article was published. But it ...
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not able to add new citations

So I have been using TexStudio for a few months and I have written a paper with it. However I have a problem. Each time I want to add a new citation I get (?) on the paper and citation 'xyz' on page x ...
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Why are BibTeX and friends separate programs?

Let us compare two tasks that would appear quite similar, at least to my untrained eye: Managing a table of contents and creating a bibliography. In both cases, it involves creating separate files ...
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Avoiding duplicate entries in bibliography having different cite keys

I have several manuscripts each with their own bibliography (*.bib file). I'm now trying to combine these manuscripts into one document having one single bib file. My problem is that I have ...
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Alphabetical order problem in bibliography

I am using BibTeX (with natbib) and I have a file mybib.bib with the following reference: @Article{DPMN92, author = {G. Da Prato and P. Malliavin and D. Nualart}, title = {Compact families of Wiener ...
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Where can I file bug reports to BibTeX?

I have found a definite bug in BibTeX and I want to file it. However, there is no homepage dedicated to the program nor does its maintainer, Oren Patashnik, seem to have a homepage or publicly stated ...
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Problems with using BibTeX, the simplest code ever is not working

I am completely new at using BibTeX for referring and citations, I used to include the reference list in the tex file everytime. Now I would like to modernise myself i little bit. As I am totally new ...
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.bbl file is created but not found

I used bibtex and created my bbl file, but when I try to run bbl file by input command, it said I cannot file .bbl file. How can I fix it? \begin{document} %\bibliographystyle{ormsv080} % outcomment ...
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How to draw a large wordnet/mindmap in Tikz with as little manual specification as possible

In order to organize the extensive literature for my research, I had the idea to create a large graphical network of papers so that I can show visually how they are linked to each other. I would like ...
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Is it possible to have several entries in a bibtex-date field?

My documents are often referring to articles that span several issues of the same journal, as in the following example. In building the file, biber complains that this would not be a correct date ...