{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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What's the `biblatex` capacity?

I'm reading the biblatexpackage documentation. In fact, the table 4 describes the reference size capacities of bibtex8 but never give us a comparison or data about the biber capacity and I want to ...
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Custom field output on Bibliography

There's how I could make a custom field which outputs another parameter on the bibliograhy entry? @misc{example, url={www.example.com} urldate={20/12/2015} note= {Access on: $urldate. Avaliable on: ...
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sequence of bibliography items getting ramdomly altered [duplicate]

I'm trying to write bibliography using biblitex and have declared 15 items. eg.: @Article{1, title={article 1}, author={name}, booktitle={} } @Article{2, title={article 2}, ...
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Bibliography does not appear using bibtex [on hold]

I am sorry for the duplicated question but none of the proposed answers seem to solve my problem. The bibliography section does not appear in the PDF file. My .bib file looks like : ...
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How to suppress brackets in bibliography with Beamer and natbib [on hold]

I routinely use XeLaTeX, BibTeX, and natibib in my papers with Chicago style references. No problems--been working for decades. When I make a Beamer presentation, however, the References section has ...
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BibTeX problem with math symbols

I'm using BibTex for my bibliography, for citing I'm using google scholar. I'm mainly having problems with math symbols: for example, one of the references is: @incollection{deitmar2005schemes, ...
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I couldn't open the database file for BibDesk

I have searched through many posts that address this problem, however, none of the solutions seem to be a fix. I am trying to compile my latex document using BibDesk on a 10.10.3 macbook but the ...
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How to remove only year from a reference?

While I am citing references, I have some reference (web addresses) that I need to refer. They dont have year of publication. So, when I give year={} in bibtex, it is displaying () in the place of ...
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bibtex DOI/URL in Helvetica font

Bibtex seems to force Times font style for DOI numbers, against my font style Helvetica. Please consult: \begin{filecontents*}{test.bib} @article{foo2010, author = "Foo Bar", journal = "J.P.B.", ...
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apacite removes all author initials except the first in the reference list

I seem to have a problem with the apacite package. Let's take as an example a reference in which the author names are Buller, D.B. and Burgoon, J.K. This is what the full reference in the ...
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How to delete the unused Bibtex items in JabRef?

I'm writing the notes and using the software--JabRef v2.10 for managing the references. However, after revising my notes several times, I find that there are some unused Bibtex items. So how to ...
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BibTex in ACL formatting

I am writing a paper for a conference that follows ACL formatting, but I have not been able to use the .bib file I created which uses the BibTex format for citations. It seems to have its own citation ...
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Remove period at end of bibliography items [duplicate]

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \nocite{test1,test2} \bibliographystyle{plain} \bibliography{sample} \end{document} And the ...
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Bibtex compile error

Here the MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{cite} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \lipsum[1] \cite{cudos} \bibliography{/home/basip/Schreibtisch/eksamen/tes/source} ...
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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 [duplicate]

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, ...