{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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Modifying bst file - changin separator

I am currently modifying a bst file. The problem I am facing now is how to change the separator of the style. At the moment, I get the following output: Badie, Dina (2010) ‘Groupthink, iraq, and ...
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Unknown error compiling with bibtex in Texmaker

I was trying to move my bibliography from bibtex to biblatex, this is my MWE: \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage[nomarginpar, margin = 2.5cm]{geometry} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Custom abbreviation for citation in bibtex

When writing, I like to introduce an abbreviation for the whole citation. On the first instance, I would write "This is true as shown in (nbren12, et. al. 2012) (hereafter NB12)". In the subsequent ...
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How to cite ISO or British Standards in LaTeX/BibTeX

I am trying to cite this British Standard in my Thesis, however using the usual @keysdoesn't really seem to help make it clear, is there a more practical way to do this as it doesn't really fall into ...
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How to add a DOI field in book type reference in zotero?

I want to add a book reference with DOI in zotero. But I found no DOI field in book type items. Is there a method to do this?
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'Unable to compile bib file '

I am not able to add more references to my bib file its not compiling. Any help will be appreciated, I wasted the whole day but I couldn't figure out. I have added around 20 references, It was ...
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RIS & crufty bibtex to biblatex without an OCD tool?

I have 30 years of bibtex in a file with some other notes. Bibtex doesn't mind, but biblatex does. Also, certain publishers (Nature, APA, MIT) don't provide bibtex but do provide dois or ris. I've ...
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How to modify `unsrt.bst` file to generate concise and readable Jounal of Applied Phyisics(JAP) style .bbl file?

I am going to submit an article to Journal Of Applied Physics(JAP). So I'm using using revtex4-1 document class \documentclass[aip,jap,reprint,superscriptaddress,amsmath,amssymb]{revtex4-1}. During ...
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Bibentry does not show cite

I'm trying to get a full citation inside my text using the \bibentry command. But it doesn't show anything. MWE: \documentclass[draft=false ,paper=a4 ,twoside=false ...
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apacite bibliography{} command not creating bibliography

Please excuse me, I'm quite new to LaTeX (and I'm inexperienced with formal formatting to boot). I'm having a problem that I don't know how to solve, and haven't been able to find anything online. ...
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My bibliography doesn't appear

I'm finishing my thesis and i've made a bib file with the references I use in my work but for some reason I do not know, the bibliography does not appear in the pdf, although the subdocument loads ...
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Bibliography heading left alignment

I am having following code, due to which the heading of bibliograpy/references is center align, if \titleformat{\chapter}[display] is removed then it is left justified but all the chapter heading is ...
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Citation not found if bib file in parent directory

My citations work fine when the sources.bib file is within the same directory as my .tex file, as shown here: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \begin{document} \thispagestyle{fancy} ...
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Springer Humanities Bibtex

it looks like there is no Springer bibtex style for their humanities bibliography (e.g. they want full first names!) Has anyone seen or written one?
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Latex in text link to bibtex or footnote, and bibtex/footnote link back to place in text

In Latex, what I would like to is have a link from a paragraph to a foot note or bibtex reference, and have a link in the footnote or bibtex reference back to the paragraph or place in text where the ...
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Convert .bbl file to .bib file

How can I convert a .bbl file to a .bib file. I lost my .bib file but I still have my .bbl file. Now , I need to add more references to my .bbl file according to a specific format which I need to ...
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How to change the “and” in the reference/bibliography into when using natbib?

I am writing something that needs to refer to both Chinese and English papers. I am using natbib to format my bibliographies and I encountered a problem with the presentation of my reference when ...
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Sorting bibliography according to the order in .bib file

Is it possible to sort the order of references using the order in the .bib file?
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Apacite and apa6 not printing annote={} and annotate={} fields

I am trying to write an annotated bibliography, following APA format using the apacite and apa6 packages. Page 56 of the apacite manual states that the annote or annotate fields should work with ...
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Bibtex web reference, year before cite [closed]

In my reference in need to put year before cite. How can I do that? I use @misc{svmweb, author = {OpenCV}, title = {Introduction to Support Vector Machines}, year = 2010, howpublished = ...
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Adding specific citation creates error message

I am quite new to Latex. Using citations works well until I add a specific one. After adding this citation (with: \autocite{Yamashita:2000a} this error occurs: Runaway argument? {We isolated ...
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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 [closed]

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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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/biblatex database

I'm not sure if it is a good idea to maintain a single large bibtex database or if I should split it into multiple smaller ones. I have compiled a very large India-specific database (over 100,000 ...
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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, ...