{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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Edit BibTeX items appearance to add line break

I'm using BibTeX with a style called "hispa-annote" (source file), and @Misc items (that I use to link to websites) currently look like this: I'd like to have the title in one line and the url in ...
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latexdiff doesn't mark changes in bibliography (BibTeX)

I'm using latexdiff to show changes between versions of an article written with the achemso package, but it doesn't seem to be able to highlight changes within the bibliography (including added ...
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Preventing repeated periods in citations

I'm using natbib to do citations in text, and sometimes those citations end with a period. When this corresponds to the end of a sentence, a duplicate period can easily be inserted. A MWE: ...
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Using (thebibliography) in a separate tex file

I have manually created my references in separate file bio.tex using \begin{thebibliography}{}. When I try to cite using \cite{} in another tex file introduction.tex it gives me error while compiling ...
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Incollection with apacite: year and publisher are not shown

I'm using TeXstudio and MiKTeX 2.9, and cite using natbibapa and apacite. My incollection entries from bibtex are not built correctly: year, booktitle and publisher are missing. input bibtex: ...
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Use article reference style with book documentclass

I have to use a journal's Latex template, which specifies \documentclass{book}. The template assumes I will enter my references manually in the format that they want. However, I would like to use ...
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How can I add annotations to my astroads.bst bibliography?

I'm using the AstroADS BibTeX style (link). I would like to add annotations to my bibliography entries for various scientific papers. Is there an easy fix, or is there another style file I could use? ...
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Displaying authors in color bibtex

If I call a reference by \citet{xxx}, it appears in my document as Author [number], where the number appears in the color I defined in \hypersetup{citecolor=red} while Author and [] appear in black ...
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Color for one entry of the bibliography

How to add color to one entry of the bibliography ? I'm using BibTex. In my .bib file the following doesn't produce red : {\color{red} @article{FFT, author = "FFT" } }
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Order of references in reference list

My minimum working example: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} Here I refer to~\cite{Smaili:2011aa} and here I refer to~\cite{Edwards:2010aa}. This is a table where I mention all my ...
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How to print full name in reference list using apacite

I'm writing my masters thesis, using the apacite package to create my reference list. I have apacite working properly and both the citations and the reference list work just fine. However, my ...
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Getting BibTex to work in the first place [duplicate]

I've been writing my thesis for a month now, and haven't gotten any further than fighting with bibliography-related issues. I've boiled down all the problems I'm having into something very simple with ...
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BibTex \nocite{*} command but with listing full author's names [on hold]

I am trying to get BibTex to print the full names of the author(s) in my bibliography even if I did not reference it anywhere, I found that I can use \nocite{*} to get BibTeX to print the whole ...
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Bibtex for Mathematica [on hold]

Is there any way to cite Mathematica in LaTeX by using bibliography? I went to this page: http://support.wolfram.com/kb/472 However it does not show the method of exporting to BibTeX. Wonder if ...
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How does Google maintains citation records? And how can one extract the BibTex for a paper? [on hold]

Concretely, if you search for this paper on google, it will tell you it has 22 citations. How does google knows about the citations? And more importantly, how can I extract at the BibTex for this ...
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How can create one bibliography file for different tex files in one project

I am beginner in Tex writing, and writing a report in Texmaker on Ubuntu 13.10. I have separate files for different chapters. Now I want to create one .bib file for all chapters including main file, ...
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How to correctly display and separate the author names in a bibliographic entry?

How to correctly display and to separate among the BibLaTeX's author's names? Code: @book{atl1, label = {SELLS}, author = {Cristopher TAVARES, Kirk FERTITTA, Brent RECTOR, Chris ...
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How to swap field entries in Bibliography (biblatex, bibtex8)? [on hold]

I am currently modifying the layout of my thesis' bibliography and I still have to change three things. This is part of my preamble which includes the biblatex package. I already managed to render ...
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When citing a paper on arXiv, how important is the category? [migrated]

The arXiv documentation says that we should reference arXiv documents using references of the form: arXiv:YYMM.NNNNv# [category] e.g.: arXiv:0706.1234v1 [math.FA] However, most papers that I am ...
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Make citation publishing date appear in square brackets when cited in parentheses

I know there are already an answers to the question How to make citations appear within square brackets [ ] instead of parentheses ( )? but there is something else I'm looking for. When I cite a ...
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bibtex dont show complete reference

i have writing Journalist with \usepackage{apa6} andapacite for bibtex. Well the problem is what the last cite donñt show complete. \documentclass[jou,apacite]{apa6} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Citing with the “apacite” package and bibliography style

I use MacTex2011 distribution with BibDesk. I wrote a paper in documentclass{article}. For quotations, I'd have wanted it to output "FirstAuthor et al., year" for all references with more than 2 ...
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Bibtex with “ociamthesis” class and Bibliography style “ormsv080”

I am writing my thesis using ociamthesis class and bibliography style ormsv080. I have a large number of citations and when I am compiling the master file which looks as following, I am not getting ...
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Citation warnings - Citation 'bibtexkey' on page '_' undefined [duplicate]

Hey I am still having issues with my citations. It is the very last thing I need to do before my thesis is complete, but I have to turn in in by Thursday! I am getting multiple warnings for a number ...
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error in from my citation in latex [closed]

I am getting an error: LaTeX Error: File `biblatex.sty' not found. I googled it, but i couldnt figure it out. \bibliography{testing} \usepackage{biblatex} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{graphics} ...
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undefined citation error in latex [closed]

I tried to put a citation in my latex file but it gave the warning: `LaTeX Warning: Citationnummer1' on page 18 undefined on input line 652.'' Here is my latex-file: \begin{document} Door het ...
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Latex references and bibliography not working [duplicate]

I need to deliver a report using Latex. Since the beginning I have had a lot of difficulties with it, that thankfully were resolved when I started using the Texmaker tool. Unfortunately the references ...
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Where do I put .BST files

I am sorry but I really not an expert with with Latex. I know that there are several posts about it, I tried to follow many of them but I still have no results. I have Windows OS and I am using ...
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Space generating after using bibtex [closed]

i'm using bibtex to make bibliography. When i generate the document by putting \cite in document latex, the result put automatically space in the pdf's document. So, how can i move this space. Thanks ...
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Getting rid of semicolon in vancouver style bib file when using @Webpage

As the title says, I am getting an extraneous semicolon after the type entry when using vancouver style bibtex. Here is the example .tex file: \documentclass[11pt, oneside]{amsart} ...
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Texmaker can't find my bibtex file

First of al I'm working with texmaker So I made a bibliography.bib file and I've put in in the same folder as my .tex files (I've tried making a .bib file by hand and with BibDesk, but neither ...
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bibliography not compatible with author-year citations, with all authors and years included

I cannot get my citations to work using natbib, compiling the entire document gives an error Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible with author-year citations. My preamble is the ...
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Problems with bibtex [closed]

I am using TeXmaker and Jabref. When compiling, texmaker creates the proper bibliography page that I want but in addition to that also another page with heading Bibliography and only bibliography ...
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Biblatex: escaped underscore in bib file prints as %5c in bibliography?

My reference manager escapes all underscores in URLs. I thought that was OK until I noticed it prints %5c in front of all URL underscores. How can I avoid this while still having the escaped ...
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deleting the address item from a bibliography style

I want to delete the address from the inproceedings type of bibtex. I have learnt that I have to modify the .bst file. In order to do this, I have followed the idea of the answer from bibliography ...
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Citation warnings - Citation 'bibtexkey' on page 7 undefined.

Hey so I am having issues with my citations. I am getting multiple warnings for a number of my citations saying: Citation `Bibtexkey' on page 6 undefined. Some of my citations are fine while others ...
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How to get a custom citation type in BibTeX?

I would like to cite a movie in a paper I'm preparing. The style is APA, so (according to this document) the citation in the text should be "(Mulcahy, 1986)" and the reference itself should appear as ...
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Author's full first name with citation-in-text (citet{} directives)

Is there some variant or option for \citet{} directive that will give me the author's full first name? But only when I need it? In similar questions people have suggested editing the author field in ...
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What is the easiest way to generate a compact bibliography?

In a beamer presentation I want to use the \nocite{*} macro, so all entries in the bib file will be included, regardless whether I actually cited an entry or not. However, this yields a rather long ...
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modify plain.bst file

I would like to modify the file plain.bst in order to customize my bibliography. I want several things : names in bold followed by date (month year) skip a line between name of authors and title of ...
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How do I get bibtexU working?

Running bibtexu -v (from TeX Live bundle) yields the message This is BibTeXu: a UTF-8 Big BibTeX version 0.99d Implementation: Microsoft(R) C/C++ for Win32 Release version: 3.71 (18 mar 2013) ...
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Colon between address and institution

I want to put a colon between my address and institution for techreport objects in bibtex. So it would be Urban Mobility Report. College Station, TX: Texas Transportation Institute. I'm working ...
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Whitespaces in arguments in aux file

I am using document template provided here: http://iel.ucdavis.edu/code/ASME/conf-1.7b.html. My MWI is the tex file supplied with the template itself. All I have done is to change author name, ...
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Unwanted white space in references

I am getting unwanted whitespace in references. I am using these packages for my bibliography \usepackage[round, sort, numbers]{natbib} \usepackage[numbib]{tocbibind} ...
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BibTeX bibliography not printing

I was unable to find a previous post about this - perhaps too simple? I just came across the BibTeX and am trying to use it with an EndNote library. I have exported to the .bib file (which looks good ...
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bibliography style: merging the alpha style with the style of abbrv for author information

I like alphanumerical citations written as in alpha.bst style, with initials of authors and years, but I would like that the information of authors name be as in abbrv style. In alpha style I will ...
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How to vertically align text in table cell?

Here is the latex code to create a table in BibTxtMng \begin{table}[!htbp] \centering \caption{Spanish Traffic Sign according to the color and shape \cite{Paper12}} ...
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Bibtex: cite-key instead of question mark if not found [duplicate]

Iintensive search has not yield any answer, but I still suspect this might be a double-post: Instead of a question mark, I want to have the cite-key if the reference was not found in the bib file. Is ...
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BibTeX related, searched many posts but couldn't find precise answer

I've perused quite a few posts on here and haven't found a precise answer to this, though there are many similar questions. I am using TexMaker and trying to produce a list of references at the end ...
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Controlling the way bibliography data are printed

I'm preparing the bibliography for my thesis and, while I am overall satisfied with the result, a couple of things are not under my control. I want to cite a document classified as @inproceedings: I ...