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

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remove quotation marks in the reference titles using longbibliography of revtex

I am writing a paper and for the bibliography I need to use revtex4-1 which produces the reference as: Author list, volume, page and (year). I need to add the title of the reference in there after ...
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Concise numbering [duplicate]

I am a beginner at LaTeX and I would like to know the answer to the following: If one has references [1,2,3,4] in a document, how does one change it to [1-4], i.e. to club them in the typeset ...
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Change citation label using multibbl package

I'm writing a document with two bibliographies, one for references and the other for links. My code is in this format: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{multibbl} \newbibliography{R} ...
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BibTex Author problem

I have a Problem with my BibTex Settings. When printing I want first name before surname. Right not it is the other way around. Also, if I have multiple authors, the first one is displayed surname, ...
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Why does \cite work but \citep and \ref do not?

I'm using a Makefile that was working which looks: # partly autogenerated, that's why it's so ugly! # say 'make V=1' to see the full build output ifndef V Q = @ Q_LATEX = sh -c 'echo -e " " `echo ...
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BibTeX \bibdata{} and \bibstyle{} errors under MikTex 2.9 (under Windows Vista)

Why is it, when attempting to 'Build' (using Technics Centre, MikTeX 2.9 (under Windows Vista), that I get 2 error messages: BibTeX> I found no \bibdata command--while reading file ...
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Cannot run .bib file on TeXmaker

This question is indeed similar to this one: I open my Bibliographie.bib file in Texmaker and push the F11 button to "run" the file but then get Process started I couldn't open file name ...
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Bibliography with author names as last, first

I want to show in the bibliography, the authors last name first then the first name. How to do that? Please refer to the attached code and bib file. I have many references in bib file but for ...
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Missing bibliography citation not indicated in the bibtex log [closed]

The bibtex log in texstudio tells me that " process ended normally ", however the citation JEC04 is represented in the pdf as "??". After inspection of the bibliography with Jabref, I noticed that I ...
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No abbr for 2014 citations in dcu bibtex style

I'm using dcu style (on harvard style) as obligatory. I just found an issue hard to pass. Problem is with more than four authors articles from 2014 (just this year!). So in the text for 5 authors ...
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I was expecting a `,' or a `}' but I've got commas and } in my bibtext

\documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{article} \begin{document} \clearpage \bibliographystyle{plain} \bibliography{biblio} @article{Saha, author="Saha BC and Iten BC and Cotta MA and Wu YV", title = ...
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Problem Running PDFTextify

Hi I am running PDFTextify for my file. Trying to find have a way to include the abstracts of references in the reference list. I used abstract style but get names in the text rather than numbers. I ...
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biblatex generated bibliography in thebibliography environment [duplicate]

Some journals ask to put the references in thebibliography environment. It is easy to do this using bibtex. One just finds the bbl file and paste everything in there, to the main text. However, I ...
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Problem bibtex url slash

In my .bib archive I have the next reference: @misc{Quora, title = {In optimization, why is Newton's method much faster than gradient descent?}, howpublished = ...
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agsm.bst: change color of the field “Author”

is there any way to change the color of the authors reported in the bibilography, using agsm style? I know is not correct, but it would make much easier to identify the authors in looooong ...
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multibib: wrong label?

I would like to produce a document with two lists of references. One should have numbered items, another should have "E" prepended to the number. Here is my solution that does not work ...
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“Package inputenc Error” when using biblatex with accented characters

I'm getting errors such as this: Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:ärt not set up for use w and this Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:é\isdot\ifblank not set when trying to compile a ...
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How to enumerate latex used bibliography list? [duplicate]

I'm having problems enumerating my bibliography list. I'm using these lines to define my bibliography style: \usepackage[sort,authoryear]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{apalike} I know I could use: ...
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BibTex: misc reference always comes first in Bibiliography

I'm using BibTex to make my bibliography. However, I did not use in-text citations, so am manually inputting all of my entries in Latex using \nocite{Reference} in the order I specifically want them ...
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natbib same author same year: cite as “a”, “b” etc

In the below file, I wanted the three references to be cited as Inger et al 2006a, Inger et al 2006b and Inger et al 2006c. This answer seems to achieve what I want, but requires fiddling with the ...
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How to create bib file from only keys, not AUX file, with JabRef?

These questions ask how to create a small .bib file with the references used in a paper from a larger one in general and in Windows. Here, I ask how to export the references from JabRef, if you only ...
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is there a free-format entry in bibtex?

I'm editing a LaTeX document with a 100+ entry bibliography. Unfortunately, the bibliography is coded with bibitems in a thebibliography environment. I'm wondering if there is a 'smooth' upgrade path ...
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Cite page number in parentheses

When I use \bibliographystyle{plain} and type Hello~\cite[Fig.~6]{wickerson15}., I get something like this: Hello [1, Fig. 6]. I don't like the comma separator here, and would rather have my ...
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Can one BibTex file contains same key multiple times?

Can one BibTex file contains same key multiple times? @article{Carberry_2012, title={The Memory Bus Considered Harmful}, volume={9}, url={http://dx.doi.org/10.5555/666655554444}, ...
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bibliographystyle{plainnat} - citations and multicitations problem

I'm having two main problems with my master thesis citations. I’m using JabRef for building my bib file. For example I have the following authors in the bib file: 1. Author = {{Silva, Peter}}, ...
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Don't show “edition” in German bibliography

How do I disable displaying the word "edition" in the bibliography? Here's a working minimal example of what I mean: \documentclass[11pt]{scrbook} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} ...
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texnicCenter custom build

is there a possibility to setup custom build for texnicCenter? Now all compilation is done using custom make/build cmd bat, however it would be much more convenient to have all this in texnicCenter.
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How to get a numbered alphabetical bibliography with (author,year) citations

I'm sure variations of this question have been asked dozens of times, but I couldnt find anything specific to my case. I want a bibliogrpahy format which will accomplish these 4 goals: get the ...
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Trying to create simple bibliography

I'm trying to convert a large excel into a big bibtex bibliography. I'm running a sample first. I run my code, but it doesn't look as it should. \documentclass[11pt]{article} \begin{document} ...
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How to remove urls from bibliographies in apacite?

I am using the apacite package for references. I would like to avoid having the URLs printed in the bibliography for all types of references. Here is an entry from the bibliography (.bib): ...
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Export bib file only containing certain fields from BibDesk

I have a .bib file that I want to shrink down so that it only contains all the entries but only a subset of the original parameters. Furthermore, I would like to do this by specifying which parameters ...
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Inline bibliography avoiding the list format?

I'd like the output of BibTeX or BibLaTeX to be a inline bibliography (with entries separated e.g. just with bullets, see example below) avoiding the common list-based format. This is needed for ...
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Bibliography only printing the authors issue

I am having a slight issue whilst trying to do my bibliography for my project. I am seeing the following when I am printing my bibliography: as seen above, the title the year- literally nothing ...
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LaTeX + BibTeX writes “author?” in front of each citation

I used to write my papers on Windows, with all my citations in a .bib file, which is imported like this: % Bibliography \bibliographystyle{plain} \bibliography{MyBibliography} This all compiled ...
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BibTeX - do NOT sort authors

Is there any way to tell bibtex not to sort the authors for a paper but to print them in the order they've been written in the .bib-file? I have a paper where three people from three different ...
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How to enclose titles with quotation marks through changing the .bst file?

I want to enclose the title of articles in journal: Replacing Amihud, Y., Mendelson, H.. Asset pricing and the bid-ask spread. Journal of Financial Economics 1986;17:223–249. to Amihud, ...
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Does it matter if I use .\ in my Journal field in the bib file?

When using bibtex and citing a paper should I use journal = {J. Am.\ Chem.\ Soc.}, or is journal = {J. Am. Chem. Soc.}, OK? I know in body text when you have a period that isn't after a single ...
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Strange reference behaviour. (References disappearing randomly)

I am using the MNRAS class https://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/mnras?lang=en, and I have a very strange behaviour with my references. I am using BibTex, and some times the file ...
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BibTeX moving one of my citations

I have all of my citations set up, but when I Typeset my BibTeX file it will move my number 8 citation above number 3. That then causes number 8 to turn into number 3 on my LaTex file. Does anyone ...
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Converting latex files with seperate bibtex file references to html to docuwiki

I have a .tex file with references to a seperate bibtex file (for references). I am converting this to html (and eventually to DocuWiki format using a translator). However, when I do this, the ...
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Length of bibliography references

The length of cites in my document look like the following: [BSp15] But I need them in the following style: [BS15] -> Only two letters for the reference. Is this possible? Any hints how I ...
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Make changes in unsrt bibliography style

I have a question on changing the order of first/last names of authors using in unsrt bibliography style. I tried with other styles but the closest to what I need is unsrt with a little change. ...
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How to create custom bst file in the given format?

I am not getting how to put the reference in the given format and how to cite those reference in this way? Review of Literature This shall normally the Chapter 2 and shall present a critical ...
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Bibtex doesn't create an output when I run it [duplicate]

I'm trying to use Bibtex to make the bibliography for my bachelor thesis. Although I don't get any error message, Bibtex doesn't create an output with the references. The main .tex is: ...
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Problem to cite several author with beamer

I am making a presentation with beamer. If I include only citations with one or two authors there isn't problem but compilation (pdflatex and bibtex) fails when I include citations with more than two ...
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numeric-style citation labels and print contents of “abstract” field

I am doing this in LaTeX text: study, Hansen (1996)\cite{hansen1996water} and get the following in output file: Hansen (1996)[hansen1996water] I need numbers not citation tags to show. I know ...
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Bibtex sorting: Why this behavior?

I am having trouble understanding why bibtex is sorting the following references that way it is. \documentclass{article} \begin{document} Four citations: \cite{one,two,three,four} ...
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Sorting of multiple citations with biblatex

I would like multiple citations to be sorted with respect to the order that they appear in the references, no matter the order in which I write them. Please see the following MWE. It produces ...
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edit bst file so that the extra-label appears only on the second occurrence

I am sure my question is a really easy one, but the syntax of the bst files is way too complicated for me. I would like to edit my bst file so that, in case the same author has multiple publications ...
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Template Trouble

Following code %Nam scripta a cursus ad philosophíæ scientiae \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[left=2cm,right=5cm,top=3cm,bottom=2cm]{geometry} ...