{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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Beginner's question Pandoc, LaTeX and CSL

I recently discovered pandoc and I am trying to get it to process my \cite commands in a .tex file using my CSL file, outputting a formatted PDF. As far as I understand this is something that pandoc ...
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how to add a reference in non-standard format to a LaTeX bibtex file?

I would like to add this reference in Latex, could someone kindly help? How could I add it using bibtex? National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, ``Development of an FCW Algorithm Evaluation ...
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Separate Reference list based on multiple bib files

I have read through out many post concerning the use of multiple .bib files in order to use \nocite and multiple bib files, into a CV. The goal is my cv to have a different sector per bib files. I ...
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Lonely item error in bibliography .bbl file

I want to create a .bbl file with bibitems to be able to use it with bib entry package. Below is a single example how I'm doing this: \begin{thebibliography}{1} \bibitem{ABC} Author Name {\em Title} ...
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how to give textual citations using APAlike style i get (author ?)

\documentclass[12 pt,a4paper]{authesis} \usepackage[author year]{aunatbib} %\usepackage[style=authoryear]{biblatex} \usepackage{cite} \usepackage{apalikem} \begin{document} \par \citealp{...
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Is there a tool to merge many .bib files to a main bib file avoiding duplicates?

For each article, I get a .bib file, then I have to copy it to the main bib file I'm using with bibtex. Is there tool, even outside of latex programming, to merge all .bib files to a single one and ...
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Can a bibtex note field have a reference to a section or equation

For my cv, I wanted to add a reference to a section in the note field of a bibtex file. The idea is that I get in the pdf something like this: John Doe, A very nice paper title, fantastic conference,...
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apacite: year number of same author in one reference

I have a .bib file that includes the following author twice: @article{author2000, author = {Author, Smart}, title = {Fancy paper number one}, journal = {Great Journal}, volume = {1}, number = {1}...
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error in citing references

Please can someone help me figure why my Tex does not run whenever I try cite the references. Without reference citing, my whole Tex file will build(run). Here is the latex file \documentclass[...
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use joint bibtex library in multiple files

My document is split into several smaller ones which are included in a joint document. Now how can I use one bibtex file for all subdocuments? I am using lyx, but all plain tex solutions are also ...
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Cannot See references in pdf

I am facing an issue while compiling my lyx file. My pdf generates but it doesn't show references instead question marks appear. Kindly guide me where I am doing wrong. \documentclass[english]{...
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Table and citation formats that are portable across publishers

Sometimes, an author has to submit manuscript originally prepared according to one publisher's format (e.g. IEEE) to another publisher's format (e.g., ACM). This may be due to: A paper is rejected ...
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The location of the unsrt85.bst file

I have followed the guidance in BibTeX: How can I automatically reduce long author lists to “xxx et al.”? where you copy the unsrt.bst file and save it under a new name, unsrt85.bst, after which you ...
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Modifying a bibtex entry using apacite

I'm currently writing a long document in French and I use apacite in order to classify my references according to APA 6th. When I compile my bib file, I obtain the following sentence : "consulté sur" ...
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How to find the unsrt.bst file

I am sorry to post this probably very basic question, but I am having a hard time locating my unsrt.bst file as I want to edit it. I have read through a lot of questions in here, but in all of them it ...
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“! Missing $ inserted.<inserted text>$ \printbibliography[heading=bibintoc]” error

this is my main.tex . I am getting crazy finding where the problem is. Till a couple of hours ago everything was working well because I was putting my hands only on the "Chapter1.tex", included in ...
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Working Template doesn't show citations for me [closed]

I can't add references in my Latex document. I have a working template from my uni to copy paste from and it worked on the computers of my friends who did the exact same thing. But I doesn't add the ...
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How to customize bibtex to match the SIGGRAPH style?

Is there a way to easily modify the bibliography style to look just like the siggraph template? The ACM SIGGRAPH template is awesome, and I am really used to the SIGGRAPH citation style. When I write ...
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Texstudio won't compile any document any longer

What could be the reason that Texstudio doesn't compile my documents anymore? All I get is the error Could not start the command: ***.exe -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode "main".tex with *** ...
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Can't compile with BibTeX

I'm creating a document in LaTeX with the bibliography in a separated BibTeX file. When I compile the document without any reference to the bibliography it runs correctly, but when I add references ...
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How to create and utilize the Vancouver style in specific case?

I'm supposed to do a bibliography according to the Vancouver style available in BibTeX. I've been given the following reference and I've been told it's based on the Vancouver style: Seward JP. ...
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Bibtex does not create citation

First off, I am using TeXstudio, in case that information is important. After searching for hours, I was so deseperate that I simply took the example from this question, tried to run it and it doesn'...
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The last reference is not aligned, why?

\bibliographystyle{unsrt} \bibliography{refs} \end{document} The last reference is not aligned, and I have tried different ones, but got the same result.
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How to force Latex print out reference items from Bibtex file? [duplicate]

I am writing a thesis. I put all the references, including my own publications in a BIB file. I want to create two sections like before: \section {My Publications} [1] my pub 1 [2] my pub 2 ... ...
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BibTeX Vancouver Style Fields

I have added the following book entry to the bibrefs.bib file which I use for entering the references: @book{3,‎ author = {Loo, P and Loo, H},‎‎ title = {Constant Stress}, translator = {...
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Umlaute with biblatex not displayed

I have the following Bibtex source: @Book{sarndal_estimation_2005, Title = {Estimation in {Surveys} with {Nonresponse}}, Author = {S{\"a}rndal, Carl-Erik ...
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Separate bibliography in arbitrary sections

I use bibtex to manage my bibliography. My report concerns different subject, so I'd like to separate my bibliography in sections. One interested by only one subject could read only the section he is ...
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Biblatex with BiBTeX backend, Same Footnumbers and Bibliography Numbers, while different Style in Footnote and Bibliography

fellow TeX-enthusiasts! I'm using Biblatex with the BibTeX backend (Please don't tell me I need to use Biber, it don't work an my system for some reason...) I have two problems, which I can solve ...
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mis-placement in my bibliography?

I have used a bibliography in my report but I don't know why it's not well structured . this is what I had. and this is my code in biblio.bib: @Article{7, author = {}, title = {http://www....
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Bibtex name letter problem

I am using Bibtex with a slightly modified acm.bst file. In the bibliography section, all names should be presented in this kind of fashion: For John Doe: Doe J., ... This generally works just ...
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BibTeX and writing reference entries manually

Is it possible to use BibTeX and write some entries manually? Normally I have entries in .bib file having all the needed fields to create a reference. I'd like to be able to add a new entry having ...
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Problems with bibtex, references citation

I am making a recopilation of different books in latex, an i am using a bibliography stored in a .bib file (10 books) as you can see below: @book{americanpsy2013, title={Diagnostic and ...
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Eagle-i website citations in BibTex

I'm trying to cite some information from the Eagle-i website using BibTex. I realized they have many types of citations that seems not to match the BibTex entry types. For example, Eagle-i suggested ...
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Springer author-date bibliography in Lyx

How can one set-up LyX to succesfully compile at least the provided Springer example? How to reproduce: New from template -> springer/svjour3.lyx Delete the two missing images in the figures or just ...
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File .bib modified but results are not shown

I just downloaded the following template: http://www.latextemplates.com/template/masters-doctoral-thesis What I tried to do afterwards was modifying the .bib file called example.bib (which is the ...
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Generate a list of citations that can be safely combined

So, I've got some really ugly citations superscripts, the worst being " 11,20,80,81,83,85,90,91", but I was reading the achemso manual and noticed you can use citation groups, which would help clean ...
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Invert First authors last name and initials in references using bibtex

I am using bibtex, the elsarticle document class, and the elsarticle-num-names bibliography style. Is there a way to have your references like this: Singer, A., Z. Schuss, D. Holcman, 2006. Narrow ...
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How to set custom author format in BibTex

I have the following citation: @article{Sun_2013, Author = {Sun, Xiaochen and Vilar, Santiago and Tatonetti, Nicholas P.}, Date-Added = {2016-06-02 14:05:28 +0000}, Date-Modified = {2016-...
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Error Citing website in Bibtex

I am trying to cite a website: @Misc{OpenStreetMap2016, author = {OpenStreetMap}, title = {{OpenStreetMap} Statistics}, howpublished = {http://www.openstreetmap.org/stats/...
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Auxiliary file in other directory - input fails

I'm using pdflatex to compile my files and BibTeX for bibliography stuff. Especially I use the -output-directory flag to keep the generated files in another folder and the -bibtex flag to compile the ...
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Problem compiling with BibTeX [closed]

I'm having a problem when compiling the bibliography with BibTeX. Before it worked fine, while now I get the following code from the console when I run BibTeX: This is BibTeX, Version 0.99d (TeX Live ...
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Inserting vertical space after a particular reference

I would like to insert some vertical space after a particular reference in the references section, ideally with a sequence of commands like: \cite{ABC-2001} \refvspace{1cm} \cite{XYZ-2002} The ...
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How to change “et al.” to norwegian

I want to change "et al." in my citations to "m.fl." all over in my document. I am using natbib and the bibstyle agsm. I have also defined \usepackage[norsk]{babel}, but it seems to not do the work ...
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BibTeX: Capitalization of note field: plain.bst vs. amsplain.bst

The plain bibtex style uses a period before outputting the note field, while amsplain uses a comma. None of them handle capitalization of the note field. For instance, consider test.bib containing @...
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error in compiling my .bib file

I have a document encoded as \documentclass[11pt,reqno]{amsart} % please use amsart at 11pt \usepackage{amssymb,latexsym,float,graphicx,tabularx,multirow,subcaption} \usepackage[draft=true]{hyperref}...
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Use BibTeX to cite a website

I looked on this page How can I use BibTeX to cite a web page? I used @misc{keyword, title = "Title", howpublished = "\url{link}", } and the results is Title. URL. ...
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Problems with BibTex @inproceeding

There are some problems with @inproceeding in bibtex. I copy the BibTex from google scholar but it doesn't contain the page ranges and the publisher of the conference paper, @inproceedings{...
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“t” statement in .bst file

I changed the following function in a given .bst file FUNCTION {format.title} { title empty$ { "" } { title "t" change.case$ } if$ } to FUNCTION {format.title} { title empty$ { "" } ...