{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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Two- or three-authored papers key

I would like to cite a paper from 2010 with two or there authors (say, Miller, Javier and Smith) such that the key in the text appears as [MilJavSmi10]. Similar to what is done for a single-authored ...
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Remove black line above references apsrev4

I'm using revtex4 as my document class and apsrev4 as my bib style. I would like to remove the horizontal black line above the references. How can I do this? Here's what I have without the text: ...
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Bibtex own Reference Style

I just created my own reference Style with the "tex makebst" command of custom-bib. So far so good. I am using Max OSX 10.9.4 and Sublime as an Editor. Where exactly do I have to save the New.bst? I ...
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Insert bibtex file B in bibtex file A

Scenario: I manage citations with JabRef (inside Docear which sadly currently does not support the import of .bib files) and want to easily import citations from Zotero into the Jabref library. I'm ...
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Problem with citation of repeated authors - second year not showing correctly

After creating a custom bibliography style using makebst to match the required Remote Sensing of Environment style, I discovered a flaw within the resulting .bst style: whenever I cite two papers with ...
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How to reference an icons in BibTeX

I am using some icons from this web site. These Icons have such an attribution. How can I reference such an icon in BibTeX?
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BibTex reference not showing up correctly [duplicate]

I've been trying to cite this article @article{office2012national, title={National Strategy for Suicide Prevention Goals and Objectives for Action Summary List}, author={Office of the Surgeon ...
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Underlined journal names in bibliographystyle of apacite with natbibapa option

I am using these commands: \usepackage[natbibapa]{apacite} and later: \bibliographystyle{apacite} I would like to keep the natbib option because my text already uses citep and citet a lot. The ...
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alphabetical order in bibtex with accented words [duplicate]

I have two entries in my bibliography file that are ordered incorrectly and I think the accent has everyting to do with it. Among other stuff I have two entries in the bibliography file: ...
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Problem with biber command on TeXStudio on a Mac

I have a working TeXStudio set-up under Windows 7, and I'm trying to create a similar set-up on a Mac. In the Mac TeXStudio preferences, I configured the following commands: /usr/texbin/pdflatex ...
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Bibliograph format for JACS

I am using the journal = jacsat (JACS) format and try to create a bibliograph with BibTex, using the \cite commands. This works, in principle, fine, as far as I can see, but I have noticed a flaw in ...
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Help in acm style

Hello I am using acm package for my bibliography. In my report the reference numbers are being displayed in simple brackets i.e. (). However, i want them in square brackets i.e. []. Also, multiple ...
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Include all *.bib files in one directory to a bibliography

There are several *.bib files in one directory which I want to add to my bibliography. I don't want to add them one by one like this: \bibliography{../dir/a,../dir/b,../dir/c} I tried adding the ...
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“and” in citation in the end of row

I write my article in Czech language where "and" = "a" and this little word can't be in the end of the row... how can I force bibtex not to write "and" (or anything else) in the end of the row in ...
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How to put URL in bibtex bibliography

I'm having trouble to correctly finish my bibliography. In the website's region, I cannot place the url correctly. Can anyone help me out? I've search some questions, but I wasn't able to get the ...
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Biblatex compilation ignoring recompile [on hold]

I'm using the latest version of TexShop on a Mac and have decided to start using biblatex. I have overwritten the bibtex command in preferences with the following: biber --output_safechars This ...
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Using \ExecuteBibliographyOptions causes bibliography not to appear

I'm writing my thesis and trying to get separate reference indexing for each chapter. Working off a friend's template, it seems I'm looking for the \ExecuteBibliographyOptions options. However, when I ...
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Convert pandoc-style citations to the LaTeX cite format

I have a Markdown document with pandoc-style citations such as [@johndoe2014]. This documents needs to be converted to LaTeX for submission to a scientific journal. The LaTeX template of the journal ...
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Bibtex style for Proceedings of Royal Society A

Is there any bibtex style file available which is suitable for Proceedings of Royal Society A journals?
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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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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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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” [closed]

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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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} ...