{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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Autocompletion of citation in TeXShop without BibDesk?

The documentation for autocompletion of citations within TeXShop appears to be fragmented around the web. The default suggestion is to use a service from BibDesk, but this requires BibDesk to be ...
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How to maintain the dot in the journal field of a bib item

I have an example bib entry: @article{bib_1, title={article1}, journal={arXiv:15xx.01678 [cs.SE]}, author={xxx.}, year={2015}, month={Jan}} When it compiles, the output of the journal is: ...
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Edit bibliography

im using a chassicthesis model and i need to change bibliography style of my thesis because my supervisor asked for. The code im using for bibliography is ...
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Why am I unable to use BibLaTeX?

I've been encouraged to use BibLaTeX, so I'm trying to, but I'm not meeting much success. I'm sure I'm doing something dumb wrong, but I don't know what. I am using TeXShop on a MacBook Pro running OS ...
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Making broken references extra visible, redux: interacting with BibTeX (or BibLaTteX)

In Making broken references extra-visible, I asked how to make LaTex's normal ?? and [?] markers for broken references instead render as some super-annoying, colored text, so that in skimming a long ...
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Bibliography style: sort unsrtnat alphabetically and not by first cited

I am writing my master thesis, and I would like to have the following style for bibliography: \documentclass[11pt, oneside]{book} \usepackage[round]{natbib} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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How do I remove the number in the end of a reference? [on hold]

How do I remove the page number in which a reference was cited using bibtex and natbib? My references look like: Alfred Renyi. On a new axiomatic theory of probability. Acta Mathematica Hungarica, ...
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Can I have a reference with spacing using bibtex? Like \cite{Author Year}

Can I have a bibtex entry with space in its key reference? Like below: @article{Author 2000, title={Boring book}, author={Boring Guy}, journal={Boring Subject}, year={2000}, ...
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Using bibtex, how do I cite a musical composition?

For example S. Reich. It’s Gonna Rain. 1965.
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Different style/color for some specific references using Bibtex

I need to differentiate some specific references from the others, for both the text and the reference list at the end of the document. Let say I want the "regular" ones in blue and the specific (i.e. ...
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How to add backref citation page-number in the bibliography? natbib package and abbrvnat style

\usepackage[square, numbers, comma, sort&compress]{natbib} \hypersetup{citecolor=red} \hypersetup{urlcolor=red, colorlinks=true} \label{References} \renewcommand{\bibname}{References} ...
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bibtex url without author lncs starts with :

@misc{abcd, title = {{The abcd Project}}, howpublished = "\url{http://abcd.org/}", note = "[Online; accessed 21-January-2015]" } in lncs format, the reference comes out as (if this is ...
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How to show URLs in a bibliography as (hyperlinked) stubs?

\label{References} \renewcommand{\bibname}{References} \lhead{\emph{References}} \bibliographystyle{abbrvnat} \bibliography{Bibliography} I want to have all urls in my references list to be ...
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Could anyone else use an expanded bibtexbrowser? [on hold]

I don't know if you're familiar with bibtexbrowser (demo), but it's a really cool idea: a PHP script which creates publication lists from BibTeX files. Here's the problem: bibtexbrowser does not ...
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Know which entry of bib file has not been used

Is there a way of knowing if I left out any bibliography entry in a specific tex file from an specific bib file? I am doing a kind of a literature review and every day I write a bit I find several ...
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Different bibtex tags content enclosing and string concatenation

I had noticed strange (in my opinion) behaviour of string concatenation in bibtex entry. I tested three different examples: @string{abc={ABC}} @string{def={DEF}} @string{abc="{ABC}"} ...
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Bibtex wrong pages position

test.bib : @book{PProof, author = {Garey Michael, Johnson David}, title = {Computers and Intractability; A Guide to the Theory of NP-Completeness}, year = {1979}, publisher = {W ...
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Two Consecutive Bibtex entries with same authornames

I am using the IEEETran document class along with bib style. I have two consecutive bibtex entries with same authors, although different article titles and different journals. When I cite them, they ...
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using .bib file with lncs format but references not appearing in pdf

I have a latex file in lncs format named say 'paper.latex'. \documentclass[runningheads]{llncs} . . . \begin{document} . . . \bibliography{paper} \end{document} I have a separate ...
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Why does't bibliography show up in my tex document?

I try to include bibliography in my tex file, seemingly do everything according to the instructions but it doesn't show up. I use bibdesk. Included all possible packages. Here is the tex code. ...
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How to deal with/escape whitespace in file path for bibtex?

I am passing a file path to bibtex via the command \bibliography{/Users/MyName/Dropbox/Bibliography Both/bibo} However, with that whitespace in place (that one's silly just for demo purposes), ...
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Separate bibliography for articles: adendum - entries with capital letter gives an error (biblatex)

This is question is actually a question to an answer from here, but since my rep is too low, I have no other option than to ask it like this. The question from that link goes like this: I have a ...
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bibtex error: Not writing to book.blg (openout_any = p), MacTeX-2014

I am using a Mac, OS X 10.10.1, TeXLive, all packages up-to-date. MacTeX-2014 Distribution. The document is based on the moderncv package and uses multibib. I can run LaTeX on the file, and it ...
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Jabref can use bibdesk filepointers?

I am wondering whether there is a way to use BibDesk's filepointers? It has been suggested here that JabRef might not see anything that is specific to BibDesk: Will JabRef affect my BibDesk BibTeX ...
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Chemical compound names in the “Reference”

I am using EasyThesis template to write my thesis. I use bibtex to look after my entries in "References" section. There is one entry in the reference like : @Article{sakya1994lyotropic, Title ...
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“Unbold” url in bibliography via .bst file

after creating an own .bst file via makebst I'd like to change the formatting of the url shown in the bibliography. Atm the URL is bold, I'd like to have it not bold, just standard. The particular ...
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LaTeX-BibTeX : do not display shortened references in References section [closed]

I try to compile a paper written in LaTeX, following the ACL guideline (see here at the bottom of the page: http://acl2015.org/call_for_papers.html). I use my own biblio.bib file and I include it in ...
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How to indent bibliography items using a bibtex bibliography?

I have seen an excellent answer for adding an indent to the bibliography here Indent second line of a bibliography and wish to replicate that for my example using bibtex rather than putting the ...
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Remove square brackets from bibliography list [duplicate]

I have seen that BibLaTeX bibliography without square brackets provides an answer to how to remove square brackets in this example. However, I do not know from that answer where those adjustments can ...
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How to cite this in revtex4-1?

I have trouble to achieve the following citation style: Tam, K. C. , M. L. Farmer , R. D. Jenkins , and D. R. Bassett It's not standard APA or MLA styles.
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How do I turn on and off a bibliography?

I have a CV that I created using the moderncv package. I am trying to make it modular to make it easier to customize for specific job applications. For some job listings, a CV is more appropriate, in ...
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Sorting bibliography in chronological order [natbib]

NOT using biblatex, I want my bibliography sorted in chronological order. Why do I want that? Mainly because I think that way the bibliography not only serve as a "repository" for the references, but ...
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ModernCV without Publications

i got the following latex document wich uses moderncv: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{casual} \usepackage[scale=0.75]{geometry} ...
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bibtex-style “angewandte” and double citations

I would like to use double citations with the BibTeX style angewandte (chemie). In the readme file this is explained: For double citations in the style of Angewandte Chemie (German of ...
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Make Biblatex (Bibtex) recognize equal subsequent postnotes

for tl;dr check the example I am using Biblatex (biber-backend) as bibliography tool, but I guess this question could be relevant for Bibtex as well. The style I use is: authoryear-icomp I cite like ...
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A good way to put a “with” connective in the author field of BibTeX

I want to add this book to BibTeX. The author's preference is to have it appear as follows: \bibitem[Lyons with Peres (2014)]{LP:book} \bibauthor{Lyons, R. {\rm with} Peres, Y.} (2014). \newblock ...
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main.tex does not recognize changes in JabRef when creating footnotes or bibliography

I have linked my main.tex with my bibliography in JabRef using \addbibresource{Bibliography_Geoengineering.bib} However, if I change entries or bibtex keys in the JabRef file, my main.tex does not ...
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Using BibTex with the Gummi editor

I recently moved from Windows to Kubuntu and now I'm trying to get my Latex documents to compile. I use the Gummi editor, which seems nice (having realtime compilation). But I can't get BibTex ...
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Alternative Sorting Method for Citations

I am currently working on a document (a thesis), and on one line I am required to make more than 100 citations in a single \cite{} command, and there is no way around this particular piece of ...
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apacite and bibtex [duplicate]

Just making my first foray into APA style, with 6th edition, using Bibtex to handle the bibliography function. Pretty sure I have everything right, with: \documentclass[a4paper]{apa6e} ...
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Citation problem using Bibtex

I want to cite a PhD dissertation in my paper. I am using IEEEtrans class along with Bibtex for bibliography. The following is my entry in the .bib file. @phdthesis{author2012thesis, ...
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Bibtext - citation with multiple author and page numbers

I am trying to give multiple citations with page numbers like (Stallings, 2010, p.324; Tanenbaum, 2009, pp.17-18) The best method seems to me in latex is: [1, p. 324; 2, pp. 17-18] I can do ...
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Problem while using natbib

I would like to use natbib in my document but I am getting some errors as you see in below figure: here is my bibtext file: @book{a1, author = {Dennis Shasha and Yunyue Zhu}, title ...
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Customize Bibtex entry for IEEEtran

I am using IEEEtran as the bibliography style. I want to append a letter (e.g., R) to the citation within the text and at the end of the document. I was able to solve the problem for the list of ...
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Automatically reorder author names in bibtex

I have a bibtex file with over 1000 publications in it and I would like to homogeneize this database. For this purpose I used bibclean which worked pretty well. However bibclean give me names in the ...
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why does the bibtex generate no bibitem in the beamer?

I use the bibtex to generate the bibliography in my beamer, but I get warning about empty thebibliography environment. My spmv.bib file: @thesis{im_optimizing_2000, title = {Optimizing the ...
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Custom citation style for technical reports

I am using the authordate3 citation style. This works great form most cases (books, articles). However I also reference some RFCs and I would like to have the RFC number instead of the author and the ...
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pdflatex and bbl

I am working with pdflatex on a nested tex file (eg: Main.tex+Chapter1.tex+...) and as my work folder is quite a mess already, I want to have the build files in a subdirectory. Checking the dedicated ...
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Unsorting with Bibtex

I use Bibtex for quoting articles and I'm trying to typeset this : \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item Lorem ipsum sit dolor amet \cite{safarevic54}. \item Neque porro quisquam est ...
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I keep getting errors, although I deleted the text causing the error

I keep getting the following errors: Illegal parameter number in definition of \reserved@a. ...ck \emph{Revisiting Spacetrack Report #3} You can't use `macro parameter character #' in horizontal ...