{bibtex} is specifically about Oren Patashnik's BibTeX program, its .bib database file format, and use of these in creating documents. For general questions about bibliographies and citations, use {bibliographies} instead.

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bibtex format for url reference

How do I add a note after a URL in URL reference using BibTeX in IEEE format? My code looks like this @misc{thz_net, title={Terahertz applications }, ...
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How do I fix 'org-reftex-citation: No bibliography defined in file' error?

I am using Debian Wheezy with Emacs24.4.50.1 and Org-Mode 8.2.6. I am using Kieren Healy's Emacs Starter Kit for the Social Science. http://kieranhealy.org/resources/emacs-starter-kit/ With this ...
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Change order of initials/surname in klunamed citation style

I use Natbib's author-year (in LyX) with the klunamed.bst bibtex style. However, I would like to change the order of surname/initials in the compiled bibliography (see picture) so I get: Surname1, ...
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Bibliography empty

No matter what i do is my Bibliography always empty. I do compile the .tex with with Latex -> Bibtex -> Latex -> Latex. My .tex file \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{report} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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Editing bst file to change (X) to (No. X)

I've done my own bst file using the makebst.tex, which produces the following output: That is exactly what I need except for the fact that it should place the particle for number "No." inside the ...
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Mac/iOS/Web LaTeX Reference Manager [on hold]

I've done some looking on here and other forums, and also found a wiki entry comparing reference management software but haven't found a concise conclusion as to what I am searching. I am working on ...
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How to include the volume number in IEEE conference reference?

I want to include the volume number in my IEEE conference reference and use the code in the following @inproceedings{Logue2001, author = "Logue, D.L. and Krein, P.T.", title = "Preventing ...
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apalike bibliography style refer to with numbers

I am using the apalike bibliography style, since I want my references presented like [Fanty et al., 1993] to an article, and [Abut, 1990] to a book. It was working well in the beginning, but have ...
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Can I force the amsalpha bibliography style to sort papers by the same authors chronologically?

Can I force the amsalpha bibliography style to sort papers by the same authors chronologically? I am using amsrefs package with the alphabetic option, which gives each reference a label such as ...
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ISBN-13 in bibtex

What is the proper way to put an ISBN-13 number into a bibtex entry? What do I have to do to make it show up in the bibliography? I have the following book: Landmarks of Tomorrow: A Report on the ...
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Beamer - Add all references in a slide at the end

I am trying to do what should be a simple task: Add all references at once in the last slide in Beamer. I have done the following MWE, but BibTeX exits with errors and the references are not added... ...
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Can bibtex fields be referenced like variables?

Can I revise the following bibtex entry to avoid duplicating the author's name, without defining a @string? @misc{key, author = "Joe Blogs", title = "Title", year = "2014", note = ...
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\cite suddenly producing “Undefined control sequence” [on hold]

My document was compiling correctly, including bibliography (in same directory as .tex file). Now all the citations are suddenly producing undefined control sequence errors. Also, some errors of ...
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amsthm and citations using natbib [duplicate]

The standard way of combining a citation with the amsthm package is to use : \begin{thm}[\citep{...}]. However, suppose I want to name a particular theorem I am referencing. If we were outside the ...
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Bibtex: How to start numbering citations from only a specific page?

In my thesis, I am using \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} so that the references will be ordered in the order of their appearance. In my Acknowledgements (which comes well before the introduction ...
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Cannot create bibliography in Texmaker

I am tearing my hair out with TexMaker. I have a bibliography file written in Jabref. It is called filename.bib. In my tex document have a bibliography style and source command like this: ...
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Bold (or smallcaps) typesetting in bibliography

I'd like to generate a bibliography where authors (or maybe the title of the cited document) are printed in bold/small caps. However, I've just been able to find the following entry related with this ...
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SOLVED: PDFLatex doesn't include bib properly on a 2nd system [closed]

I have encountered a weird pdflatex problem. Maybe you know a solution to this. I have a latex project on a server. When I compile this project + bibliography with pdflatex project bibtex project ...
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BibTeX encoding problem migrating from Windows to OSX

I haven't used JabRef in a long time, basically ever since I moved from Microsoft OS to Mac. Now I am writing my dissertation in LaTeX, and whenever I refer to an entry in my old .bib bibliography, ...
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bibliographic requirements

The user guide for Springer journal author's instructions states the following: Please always give a \label where possible and use \ref for cross-referencing. The \cite and \bibitem mechanism ...
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Why I can't see the references?

This seems very simple, but I can't figure out why it doesn't show citation? I do have two files: test.tex, and test.bib \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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Biblography in ConTeXt: Enumerated references like [1],[2] print errors.

In my context document I would like to set my Bibliography to be cited like this: »what can be said at all can be said clearly [1]« and a bibliography that than has that number:»[1] Wittgenstein, ...
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Bibtex cite unknown error [closed]

i have a problem with cite on my documentation. I changed the compile option to PDFLatex + Bibtex + ... and created a bib file named literature.bib. Here my short example code. \begin{document} ...
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creating a .bib file [closed]

I am using Texmaker on a Mac. I am having trouble creating a bibliography. Firstly, how do I create a file with the .bib extension? When I try to save a new file - let's call it "ref" - it saves as ...
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Bibtex : Alpha-style citation without year

I use bibtex with \bibliographystyle{alpha}. How can I cite only the first letter of each author, and remove the year? Examples : (a) instead of [CHN13] , display [CHN] ; (b) instead of [Sil08] , ...
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Expand citations with bibtex or disable nested citations

I am writing a paper like the following one, and bibtex creates cites inside of cites: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} cite1~\cite{abc:oopsla2005} cite2~\cite{martinAl:oopsla2005} ...
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SPIE using BibTex to generate reference list

I am following SPIE conference Latex format, to generate a PDF paper. However, at reference part I have problems. First, here is their website http://kmh-lanl.hansonhub.com/spie/, in the Reference ...
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How to define macros for paths to be used by biber?

I want to use a shortcut to define the paths of my bibtex files and I'm using biblatex and biber. I would like something like: \addbibresource{\myPath{biblio.bib}} I tried in several ways i.e. ...
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order the list of reference by lead author(ignore others), then publish year

How to edit the .bst file to order reference by only lead author then publishing year. Most of refercence style order all the authors first. I try to edit the FUNCTION {sort.format.names} in .bst ...
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Problem with changing the language in .bib files

I am trying to change the language between entries of my bib file, but it does not recognise greek characters. I am using the babelbib package The main file is as following ...
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Citing a portion of a larger work [duplicate]

I'm citing a technical report that is made up of a number of large chapters, each with their own authors. Each chapter states something like this: Cite as: Sub-author 1, sub-author 2. (year). ...
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How to change bibliography item labels to boldface?

I would like to change the labels for my bibliography items to boldface (only in the reference list, not for citations in the text). The complete label should be printed in bold, i.e., including the ...
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No 'References' title using Elsevier document class

I'm trying to compile an article using the elsarticle document class. The references work ok, but I can't get the article to show the References section title and I don't know why. Here's a very ...
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References aren't printed in PDF

My references aren't listed in my PDF file and all cites have a '?' symbol instead a number even in Texmaker my cites are selectable. Here my tex file: \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Particular bibliography style

I usually add bibliography to my tex files by adding the lines: \bibliographystyle{ChemEurJ} \bibliography{filename} where 'ChemEurJ' is the style I usually use for the appearance of my ...
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Bibtex style for “Statistics and Computing”

I would like to create a bibtex style which answers the requirements of Statistics and Computing journal. How could I do that? Here is an example of how the bibliography should look like: Journal ...
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How to insert citation in Elsevier template Latex?

I am new to Latex and I am trying to write in an Elsevier template, following the instructions though placed on the template does not give me the desired outcome. I am using a .bib (name of file is ...
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Remove “Chapter #” string from bibliography?

I have a book document and use bibtex for bibliography. When I put code \bibliography{file} the default is to start a new chapter and show a title like the one that code \chapter{Bibliography} ...
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Error in format of bib entry

I'm trying to use apalike bib style for my references (in ref.bib file). In my tex file I set these settings \bibliographystyle{apalike} \bibliography{ref} I require my reference to be in standard ...
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How to refer to same footnote twice in REVTeX?

I am using REVTeX 4.1 with BibTeX for references. The author guidelines for a journal state: Authors should ensure that the journal article contains a reference in the reference list as ...
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Problem in bibtex style?

I'm confusing about the reference in bibtex, I'm looking for a bibtex style such as given format, [2] Bernoulli, D. Exposition of a new theory on the measurement of risk. Econometrica 22, 1, pp. ...
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Referencing BibTeX file on network drive (UNC)

Hello fellow typesetters. I've messed with bibliographies before, creating a bibliography file for every folder where there were .tex files that needed them. Recently though, I ventured to create a ...
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Repeated note field in references when using ametsoc bibliography style

The contents of the note field are shown two times in the bibliography. I do not know how to solve it. I am using natbib. The bibliography style is ametsoc. @misc{Wikipedia2014Photodiode, Author ...
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BibTeX style file for The Journal of Engineering Mathematics (Springer)?

Here is an example of how the bibliography should look. It has the order of author year, but it has numbered labels, non italic titles, removes several full stops, and ends with volume:pages. Here is ...
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What happened to bibtex? [duplicate]

I have a manuscript which looks like: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath, amsthm, amssymb} \begin{document} [...] \cite{ref} [...] \cite{anotherref} [...] ...
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How should I code two authors in a bibtex file as “Author1 WITH Author2”?

So I have a book written by Author1 "with the collaboration of Author2". Of course standard method would be just to cite: @book{Death:2004vg, title = {{Death and Time}}, author = {Author1}, ...
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Switch author and title in beamer bibliography

When I include references in a beamer frame, the author is printed first, followed by the title, followed by the journal/note. I'm using bibtex for referencing. \bibliographystyle{unsrt} ...
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superscript in my reference--bibtex

I'm using bibtex to edit my references. My code is as follow: @article{goldbeter1990, author = "A and B", title = "Model for signal-induced Ca2+ and IP3 oscillations", journal = "ABC", ...
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bibtex configuration to match Elsevier's reference requirements

I need to configure my bibtex file to match Elsevier's reference requirement (look for number 10). For example: For periodicals Griffiths, W. and G. Judge, 1992, Testing and estimating location ...
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A utility for auto-formatting .bib files?

I have a .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 me ...