{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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citing first name on top of family name while using \cite [duplicate]

I am using natbib for citations. And I want to dislpay the whole name of the author while citing in the body of the text \citep{smith1990} give usually only the family name (Smith, 1990). ...
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How to compile just one chapter, with bibliography of citations in that chapter?

I'd like to compile one chapter in a thesis, and include the bibliography, with only the citations found in that chapter. I am using \include and \includeonly to get just the chapter I want, but it ...
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tool to grab bibtex entries (from online databases), given bibitem entries in latex file?

I realize this may be pie in the sky but... Is there some 'magical' tool out there that can parse my current list of \bibitem{} entries, and then query relevant online databases and grab the proper ...
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Citing example from same book- different pages

I need to cite different examples from different pages of the same book. How can I do it. How can I cite example from same book that are in different pages? For example. I need the citation in ...
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how to cite several enteries in tufte-book

I am using tufte-book for my document and I am trying to cite several entries in one \cite command but what I get is only one number for all the citations and also the citations are listed one after ...
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Incorrect citation call-out format

I am not sure why I do not see the expected format of referencing.I would like to see this kind of ref on a paragraph (vassiliadis et al., 2009) instead of [1].For example, data fetched from open ...
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Customizing eprints with conventional .bst bibtex styles

I am fairly happy with the way I can customize eprint references with Biblatex/biber, see below. I would like to know whether there is a way to achieve a similar result by solely relying on the ...
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BibTeX doesn't work [on hold]

I have a problem with my bibliography. I'm using this code: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{natbib} \bibpunct{(}{)}{;}{a}{,}{,} \begin{document} some text here \citep[see][]{ODIG} ...
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How to give reference of a website

I wan to give a reference of a website in my report. I am using \bibliographystyle{ieeetr} kindly can some on please tell me how I can give reference of a website in bibliography list.
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Bibliography as a table

Is it possible to use bibtex (or maybe some other package) to produce the bibliography (from a bib file) in form of a table? For instance, having authors names in one column, titles in the other, and ...
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Why bibtex repeat “series” and “volume” in Proceedings?

When writing the following proceeding: @inproceedings{BCM74, author={Boesch, F. T. and Chen, S. and McHugh, J. A. M.}, title={On covering the points of a graph with point disjoint paths}, ...
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Bibliography style : small caps and bold

My purpose is to reproduce this type of bibliography : I identified three major things : This is an alpha style bibliography. The cite name [Luo15] is in bold. The name of the authors are in ...
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Two documents with all bibliography in the first one

I am having two documents typeset using the IEEEtran class, say, main.tex and supplementary.tex. From both documents I am \cite'ing a few references from a much larger file biblio.bib. The cited ...
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simple way to use bibtex

I wrote a text using : \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report}, and \begin{thebibliography}{99}. Now I have to change and use ''bibtex''. I am completely unfamiliar with bibtex, What is a simple way ...
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Seperate URLs for each bibliographic entry which refers to the same source, but to different page(s); + 1 URL for the source in the \printbibliography

When one wishes to cite a reference (and more specifically: a certain page 123 of a source) in a footnote, one can e.g. use \footfullcite[p.~123]{Bestbook}, in case the reference would be labeled ...
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specific alphadin modification

I need a BibTex or BibLatex style that creates the following output: Max Mustermann --> [Must16] Max Mustermann and Susi Beispielfrau --> [MuBe16] Max Mustermann and Susi Beispielfrau and Rudi ...
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BibTeX: unwanted period after middle name

In my bibliography, I'm getting an extra period after authors with abbreviated middle names: Thaler, Richard H.. (1988) “Anomalies: The Ultimatum Game.” Journal of Economic Perspectives 2(4), ...
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Is it possible to translate the 'and' separator in references using BibTeX?

I'm using the standard plain style for my bibliography. My document is written in Dutch, so I'm using the babel package, but the and separator before the last author isn't translated to the Dutch ...
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What is the source of 'Compile Error' message in a project built upon MNRAS template in overleaf?

I am trying to make a paper using MNRAS template in Overleaf website. Once I added all my references to .bib file and added the file to my project, I noticed that there is a Compile Error ...
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Explanatory notes (for BibTex or BibLaTeX “fields”) showing on mouse-hover (a.k.a. tooltip) when hovering over references' fields

Imagine you have a bibtex reference entry with many different (also non-standard: called e.g. this1 here) "fields", as such: @online{foo, title = {...}, url = {...}, urldate = {...}, this1 = ...
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Biber exits with “WARN - No data sources defined!”

I am trying to use biber with XeTeX. Whenever I try to run biber against my .bcf file (generated via biblatex with the biber backend properly stated), I have the following output: INFO - This is ...
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Using APA style referencing in elsarticle class document?

Ive just had my paper sent back to me by the editor of a journal I submitted to and was instructed to change the referencing system of my paper to APA ver. 6 style. Text: Citations in the text ...
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Bibtex/natbib: include month+day in bibliography, but not in text

I'm trying to reference a newspaper article. I want the month and day to be included in the bibliography: Author (2016, April 21). Article Title. ...but not in the text: Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet ...
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Getting \citet for natbib on my thesis but author blank. How to modify .bst?

I have received a .bst file from a colleague for my thesis. The format is correct but I want to be able to use \citet as well but this is not included in the bib file. I tried to do a diff with ...
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Hyper-linking in BibTex references

I use BibTex library for adding references and for hyperlinking references I use following technique: @article{coggeshall1992group, ...
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How to cite technical docs without author? [duplicate]

How do I cite a report like the NIST FIPS 197 which do not name authors appropriately when using natbib? Here's a bib entry I have: @techreport{fips197, author = {National Institute of Standards ...
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Coloring more than one references in bibtex

Kindly look at the question and the answer given in this link: How to change text color a particular reference in the bibliography in latex? (using ieee transactions bibliography style) I would like ...
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Missing number, treated as zero using BibTeX in IOP template

I am using the IOP template from here and the iopart-num package. Here is iopdebug.bib: @article{debugitem, title = {This is the title}, author = {Surname, N and Lastname, F}, journal = ...
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Citing only relevant articles from a .bbl file

I have a .bbl file that contains a massive amount of entries (I don't have the related .bib file that generated it). Is it possible to tell LaTeX to include only the references/citations from .bbl ...
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Hyperref - Set url link on article title in bibtex / .bst

I wanted to have a clickable title for the cited article (linking the adress specified in the url field). I fought a bit for that, so here is the way to do it (from unsrt) FUNCTION {format.title} { ...
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Is there a way to have line breaks between keywords in JabRef?

Recently shifted to JabRef v 3.2, and am loving it so far, but for one issue. The keywords are very hard to read if there are a lot of them, and especially if they have similar words. Is there a way ...
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Package inputenc error by using bibtex

I'm using Texmaker to write my thesis. When I compile without the bibfile everything is ok but when the bibtex instructions are added, with the \cite format in the correct way it only shows the ...
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Bibliography specific needs for a huge report

I am the integrator of a big activity report (~800 pages, several thousand bib entries) for my lab. For this edition, we have particular bibliography needs and I am searching for the best way to ...
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How to change apalike to use a solid line for repeat occurrences of an author's name?

I am using apalike style with the package natbib in the article documentclass. I need to change the default style in order to have a solid line displayed instead of author's name after the first ...
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Reference list: Suppressing dots after company names (apacite)

When referencing companies, I would like to remove the dot after the name of the company, but in the same document keep the dot when referencing author names. Here is a MWE: \documentclass{article} ...
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How does BibTeX know the widest label?

Doesn't it require knowing the current font? Edit: It seems I'm being hopelessly unclear. Let's try again. Suppose I'm writing a paper and I'm using BibTeX. I therefore have a file called bib.bib, ...
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makebst but show url only if there is no doi

I am using makebst to create my own bib style. I would like the DOI to show up in the citation (as a hyperlink), whenever the DOI is present. I have successfully done that. When the DOI is present, I ...
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Use biber and bibtex in Winedt

Because of some journals sill require bibtex, I wanted to configure WinEdt to work with both bibtex and biber. I installed the LaTeXify and now have the B+ button as shown here: I am now trying to ...
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\citefield to include abstract from BibTeX file

I am trying to use \citefield{soure1}{abstract} to include an abstract from my BibTeX file in my document. But, I always receive the message Undefined control sequence.\citefield Here is an MWE: ...
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Bibtex and Chapter References

I am having trouble with the template that my university gives. Since I cannot upload, here is the link ...
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Edit apalike bibliography style

I'm using BibTeX together with Mendeley. An often proposed, but never implemented feature is the 'note' entry in Mendeley. See for example here: ...
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How to make TexWorks automatically compile pdfLaTeX --MakeIndex — BibTex — pdfLaTeX — pdfLaTeX

I'm trying to make some settings which automates the compiling of my files, so the references are appearing as they should, without me manually compiling 5 times. I'm using TexWorks, and I believe I ...
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Bibtex item sorting and error item missing

I'm just starting with Latex and Bibtex, and now I've got a problem with the bibtex sorting. I am writing a bachelorthesis, where we have set a specific .bst file, the natdin.bst. We have to sort the ...
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Biblatex MLA Suppress Title in Intext Citations

I cite different economist articles in my essay which means that the default in text citation style will look like this: (The Economist, “Train ’em Up. Kick ’em out.” 1). If I want to get rid of the ...
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Have a problem with bibliography

\documentclass [a4paper]{dissert} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} %\usepackage[cp1251]{inputenc} \usepackage[active]{srcltx} \usepackage[ukrainian]{babel} ...
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BibTex not able to open database file “jobname.bib”

I've scoured the internet for answers to my problem for quite a long time now. The problem is probably not, that the answer is not out there, but more so that I basicly don't understand the solutions ...
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LaTeX Bibliography Error

I have a LaTeX bibliography error that is telling me my citations are undefined and leaving question marks in the document, where I want a citation. This error persists even after running LaTeX ...
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How do I print multiple authors correctly using BibTeX bibliography?

So I've been looking for an answer to my question on here for quite some time now, but nobody seems to be having the same problem as me: I'm using BibTeX and my makefile does latex latex bibtex latex ...
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Change reference title size

I need to change the font size of reference title in ctexbook. An obvious way is redefining the \bibname macro. However, that would change the heading as well. For example, ...
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How do I add a separate bibtex bibliography in beamer to each lecture?

I am making lecture notes for a course, and I would like to use includeonlylecture to make a separate slide set for each week. I use bibtex for citations, and it would best for me if every set of ...