{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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Attach External Bib File To my Tex Project [duplicate]

\documentclass[12pt,twocolumn]{article} \usepackage{titling} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{filecontents} \begin{document} %Some Code Here \nocite{*} ...
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Can not find BibTex using TexShop

I'm relatively new to LaTex and I want to use a BibTex file. I read online to build in the following sequence: latex, bibtex, latex, latex. I tried this, but it is still not working. When running the ...
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How to cite an unpublished preprint with Bibtex?

I am learning Bibtex and am doing well with those references which I can find with google scholar. But I need to cite an unpublished preprint Combinatorial Group Theory In Homotopy Theory I by Fred R ...
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pdflatex-biber runs

do I have to run pdflatex twice after biber, or once is enough? pdflatex doc biber doc pdflatex doc I could have swear that I read in the documentation that (unlike bibtex) a single pdflatex after ...
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Biber won't generate Bibliography

I am trying to switch over to BibLaTeX from BibTeX. When I use backend=bibtex I get the proper citations and bibliography (but also the limitations of BibTeX). When I change to backend=biber (and ...
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Wiley journal “Wireless Communications and Mobile”

I have a great problem with references presented to wiley journal. I downloaded zotero and start integration between it and microsoft word, I can't change my references style to the style "wcmc". E.g ...
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log file not found bibtex

when trying to compile my bibtex file, only certain references appear and get numbered. many others however do not, and when using the bibtex command, I get an "Error - log file not found!". I have ...
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Norwegian letters in bibliography and article text

I'm trying to write an article in English with some Norwegian names in it, both in the article itself as well as in the bibliography (bibtex). Strangely, I don't get the display of the Norwegian ...
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A BibTeX-like package for images?

Is there something akin to BibTeX that can be used for images? It would be helpful to have an image database, wherein static information like image source and date could be kept and referenced.
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\.{I} in springer gets mangled in when bbl is produced [duplicate]

I have cited authors whose first or last names start with the capital i in Turkish \.{I}in the BibTeX file. I am using spbasic.bst and natbib BibTeX produced .bbl file with \{I} instead of \.{I}. ...
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How to write citation in Harvard style and numbered referencing sorted in alphabetical order? [duplicate]

I want to write journal article which requires Harvard style citation but numbered referencing sorted out in alphabetical order. MWE is \documentclass[a4paper,times,12pt]{article} ...
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How to put a full citation in the text *without* adding an entry to the bibliography

I'd like to include some full citations in the text of my document, using BibTeX. The bibentry package provides this. However, I would like not to have these items also appear in the bibliography. ...
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Change Bibliography Title using Natbib, Polyglossia, BibTeX, and XeLaTeX

I'm writing a document in Hebrew, but my references are entirely in English. Because of issues with text alignment in RTL languages, the bibliography is contained in an English block: ...
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Book title in Revtex bibliography

I'm writing an article using revtex4-1 format, and in order to generate the bibliography I use the BibTeX style apsrev4-1. The problem is that when I cite books, the book title does not break at the ...
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BibTeX: Highlight selected references with asterisk (or special symbol)

I have a tex file and a bib file and want to highlight one of the two references with an asterisk (*) but I do not want to use \bibitem. Instead I want to incorporate it with an existing bibliography ...
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RevTex 4-1 Cannot use footnotes?

If I use \footnote{text} anywhere in a revtex document (4-1), the document will refuse to compile on an undefined argument error and cannot be made to compile even if you comment the footnote without ...
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Separating academic and non-academic references: Illegal, another \bibdata command

I am trying to use a separate bib file for two kinds of references: academic (articles, journals, etc) and non-academic (websites, blogs, etc). To separate them, I create a file Academic.bib: ...
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multibib and notes.bib files [on hold]

I'm using the multibib package with pdflatex to create multiple bibliographies in an article. I'm using a bibtex file lit.bib which contains all my bibliography entries. article.tex looks like this: ...
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.aux file not created using texmaker

When trying to compile literature reference with bibliography {file} error message is displayed: couldn´t open file name 'literatur.aux'. As i found out the file is not being generated because when i ...
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Problems with bib containing wiki and book reference

I wrote a report in latex before with a bib file, and it worked properly. However, I am writing a new report in Latex, and I have the references in a seperate bib file, but this report is not working. ...
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Write latex with Mendeley “integration” [duplicate]

Hi i was wondering what is the fastes workflow might be for citing in writelatex with new the Mendeley integration. For those who are unfamiliar with writelatex and mendeley integration; writelatex ...
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Working papers in Bibdesk

Is there a way to create a working paper in Bibdesk? Bibdesk does not the option of working paper and it cannot be modified to from @article to @workingpaper in the latex itself and then opened up ...
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Sorting bibliography by year

Is there a package to sort a bibliography by date and not by author? I cannot find a definitive answer.
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Problems with bibliography and references in TexWorks

I am writing a report in Latex, and I have the references in a seperate bib file and I reference them in my main document as \cite{xxx} I am using Texworks on Windows. After compiling the bib to ...
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Using apalike and natbib in Lyx with author abbreviation as index

I'm using Lyx 2.1.2 and want to use the apalike citation style. I created a BibTEX generated Bibliography, added my bib file and set the style to apalike, which all worked so far. But then I wanted ...
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Compiling LaTex bib source [on hold]

I am writing my thesis (thesis.tex) in Latex, and I have the references in an own reference.bib file which look as follows @Article{xxx, author = "D.A. Reinhard", title = "Case ...
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Someone knows a xml2bibtex or other *2bibtex converters?

I have a database of the books in a BookCat (.mdb-format), but now I want to convert BookCat-database into bibtex, but BookCat can not export directly into bibtex but only into xml. So, I need ...
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Unwanted spacing in bibliography entry / white space in reference

EDIT:after fixing the first problem with Harish Kumar's renewcommand, this problem came up: I have a problem with the "white spaces" which are produced in the bibliography. I've found a couple of ...
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Compiling tex with bib?

I am new to using LaTeX and not that familiar with Linux either. I have written a LaTeX file and saved it as a .tex file using TexMaker. My prof sent me a .bib file, I guess as a sample for what my ...
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Bibtex ignores edition field

I am using a bibtex style that I cannot change (wmaainf). I have the following entry: @incollection{expranksel, title = {A Comparison of Selection Schemes used in Genetic Algorithms}, author ...
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arXiv link doesn't redirect to arXiv

I used makebst to create a bib style. Everything works fine, except for the arXiv number of articles: it's blue, like the links are supposed to be, but clicking on it does nothing. Is it something ...
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Resetting bibliography numbering using multibib and moderncv

I have two files, art1.bib: @article{article1, title={Journal Article}, author={Man}, year={2014}, journal={Journal} } and conf1.bib: @article{magazine1, title={Magazine Article}, ...
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how to remove “Eds” after authors name in bibtex

I have no idea why LaTeX insistently puts "eds." after authors name in the bib file. I simply use the following bibliography : @PREAMBLE{ "\providecommand{\noopsort}[1]{}" # ...
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References in latex

How can I write like the references below in latex? I want just an example to show me how can I create spaces. For example in the first reference: how create spaces in the second and third line. Any ...
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APA references with Mendeley/Zotero, remove url and month [duplicate]

I have been using mainly Mendeley and its web importer to handle my references and generate the .bib file. In order to generate my APA conforming references, I opted for ...
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Revise the AER bibliography style to write out all names if a piece has three authors

For aer.bst, citations with 3 or more authors are listed using et al. I need to modify the bibliography so that citations with 4 or more authors are listed using et al., but that citations with 3 ...
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filecontents can't update my bibliography database

It seems that when I modify the content of filecontents, it will not update the corresponding files auotmatically by compiling. Here is an simplified example: \documentclass{amsart} ...
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strange characters in bibliography [duplicate]

When compiling my bibliography I end up with weird "e. a." abbreviations in front of some entries: [4] e. a. P. F. Swaszek, R. J. Hartnett, \Analysis of a simple, multiple receiver gps spoof ...
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Beamer `\bibliographystyle{alpha}` force no plus symbol

I am referencing in beamer with \bibliography{myFile.bib} and \bibliographystyle{alpha} The following label is produced for three authors or less: [ABC14] The following label is produced for ...
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Altering format.date in bst to place parentheses around year

I would like to add parentheses to the year in the bibliography of a paper (i.e., Kyle, A. S. (1985). etc.). Unfortunately, the journal .bst file is not quite correct on this point. The link to the ...
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Mac Os LaTex won't compile my bibliography BibTex

I am writing a paper on LaTex on Mac, and have written a bibliography called bibliography.tex to cite my paper with. I have \biblography{biblography} \biblographystyle{plain} at the bottom of my ...
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Editing BibTeX stylefile from Biometrics Journal to accommodate their requirements

For submitting a paper, the references need to be in the following format: References in the text should be ordered by author's surname and publication date. In publications by three authors, ...
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How to merge multiple footcites on a page

My problem is that I am trying to merge multiple occurances of a footcite on a page. It is the same situation as discribed in: Merging duplicate footcites. Unfortnatly the example does not work for ...
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Citing a linux manual page in bibtex?

I'd like to cite the man page for the iostat command. I found the @manual entry. Is this the accepted way of citing Linux man pages? I've populated the fields below based on what the man page says ...
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LyX: Blank box in available citations

Despite having entered a 'BibTeX Generated Bibliography' reading a bib-file placed in the same folder as the LyX files, I am - for some of my lyx documents - not able to access the references in that ...
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Problem with natbib [duplicate]

I have a problem with natbib in TexMaker. Here is an example from *.bib file example: @article{Alexandersson, author = "H Alexandersson and A Moberg", title = "Homogenization of ...
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How to remove http://dx.doi.org string from doi field in BibTeX style?

As I see it, most BibTeX styles (.bst files) assume that the doi field in a BibTeX databases (.bib files) is saved without a http://dx.doi.org/ prefix. However, many scentific journals export bibtex ...
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Bibliography from JABREF adds hypelink i. How can I remove this

I have used Jabref to create my .bib file. If I place the .bib in my latex document, the letter i pops up after every reference. The letter i is actually a hyperlink, referring to the place I have ...
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@incollection doesn't show braces like other bibtex entries

I use the cite style authoryear and only for @incollection BibTeX entries it seems the outer braces is not shown, expected: "(author, year)" I see: "author (year)" for these entries. Has anybody an ...
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How to produce bibliography hyperlinking journal title with url?

BibTeX exported from scientific journals usually have all the informations you need to cite them; one of them is the url. For saving space i would prefer to hyperlink the name of the journal rather ...