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Where to find a comprehensive overview of the features of the ConTeXt cite command?

I need to use the \cite command in ConTeXt very often for in-text citations in APA format, in a wide range of forms, e.g.: (Author, YYYY) Author (YYYY) (Author, YYYY, p. n) Author (YYYY, p. n) ...
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Apalike2: how to cite multiple authors instead of one author et al

Apalike2 always only cites one author and than "et al". But i want to show all the authors the first time I reference to it. How to do this? I need something like citep which shows all authors. ...
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Numbered references Elsevier style

I have to make my references on model1-num-names.bst, when I compile the main file (.tex), references appear correctly on my paper like [1]..[12] and so on. but in the reference section, references ...
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Really odd problem with bibliography length

Hey guys I have just had a really strange issue that took me over an hour to solve but I really have no idea how or why it happened and absolutely no idea why my fix actually worked. My error seems so ...
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Making a note in a .bib file

At the top of my Bibliography page (before the authors are cited), I want to make the following note: Note: The online-only journals cited in this paper do not have page numbers Do I write this in ...
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Including a page, figure, or equation number in a book citation using BibTeX and IEEE style

Does anyone know how to include a page or figure number in a book citation using BibTeX and IEEE style? Specifically using \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran}. The IEEE style manual calls for this on page ...
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Bibtex wont work [duplicate]

Please help! I am completely at a loss. Despite me copying commands directly from websites, my Latex document refuses to typeset either my citation or bibliography entry. Below is my tex... ...
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BibTeX does not work [duplicate]

Hey I am completely lost. Despite me going to several websites and copying their commands directly, my LaTeX document refuses to generate either the citation or bibliography entry. Here is the LaTeX. ...
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Wrong style of citation using misc entry in bibtex

I'm using bibtex to cite the references in my latex file. I have one entry (citing an url using @misc entry). The default style is the author-year mode using apalike style. This is the entry ...
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With Biblatex, how to have shorthands put into the main bibliography?

Using Biblatex (and Biber), I would like to have shorthands listed in the main bibliography produced by \printbibliography, and not in a separate list of abbreviations. See, for example, how in the ...
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How to add additional references(which are not journals/papers) to the bibtex exported from Mendeley?

I have created a folder which contains a list of scientific journals/papers in Mendeley and then exported the list to .bib file But there is no provision to add something like datasheet or website or ...
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using bibtex+babelbib to sort and construct label of bibliography item in Russian Cyrillic

I've selected the babelbib package, in cooperation with babel, to generate a single bibliography with bibtex containing items written in English and Russian Cyrillic. I'm using the bibliography style ...
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Citing EU regulations using BibTeX

For my dissertation, I would like to cite an EU regulation No 269/2014 using BibTeX in the APA style. Has anyone ever done this? What is the most convenient way to do so and which template should be ...
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How to get uncited items printed in a different color?

Is there an easy way to get LaTeX with bibtex (not biblatex) to print references that are not cited in the text in a different color/format than references that are cited? So in the MWE below I want ...
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Don't show footcite notes

I am using a biblatex-examples.bib file with website cites. I would like to hide the (Online; visited on 15-11-2014) part of the footnote, but do show this part in the Bibliography. Is this possible? ...
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Only Initials with multiple authors IEEEtran Bibliography

I am using a bib file to create my bibliography and then i recall it like this: \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} \bibliography{biblio} \nocite{*} I am not using the \usepackage{biblatex} since it gives ...
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natdin reference list

\documentclass{article} \bibliographystyle{natdin} \bibliography I would like to have the same authors in my reference list in order of the year of the publication: author a 2003 author b 2005 ...
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Texmaker bibtex works with \input not with \include

I use bibtex 0.99d with Texmaker 4.3. I have a multi .tex file document with the main document using \include{} for chapters. The bibtex configured as bibtex build/%.aux doesn't work. However when ...
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Creating .bib file containing only the cited references of a bigger .bib file in Windows

Mine is closely related to this one: Creating .bib file containing only the cited references of a bigger .bib file I ask the same question but with a solution for Windows. The mentioned solutions ...
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Parsing error in bibliography when combining revtex + DOI + @incollection

When I try to cite an @incollection with a DOI using revtex, I get some nonsense in the output: "emph "bibinfo-booktitle- appear spontaneously. Here's a minimal example: I have the following ...
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A problem with .bib entry

For the following bib entry @article {CAIM:CAIM475, author = {Gassmann, Oliver and Zeschky, Marco}, title = {Opening up the Solution Space: The Role of Analogical Thinking for Breakthrough Product ...
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Transform markdown to pdf with APA style and bibtex support

According to pandoc's documentation, raw LaTeX can be used to insert citations inside a markdown file with \cite{foo}. This is what I've tried to accomplish that: pandoc -s --template=template.latex ...
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Getting vim to return autocomplete bibtex results for multiple citations

I am wondering whether it is possible to get Vim-latex's F9 autocomplete to work for multiple references within a citation. For example, if I type \cite{author1 and then press F9, then it will return ...
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Bibtex Compilation Issue when generating CV

I am attempting to use Bibtex for a CV. I have the following preamble: \documentclass[10pt,colorlinks=true,urlcolor=blue]{moderncv} \usepackage{utopia} \moderncvtheme[blue]{classic} ...
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stop compilation when there is an error with bibtex

Suppose I write the code: \begin{equation} a=b \end{eqution} compilation will stop because of the eqution in the 3rd line. It does not happen with bibtex (at least not to me): sometimes I write ...
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Print bibliography in a specific style

I want to display the bibiolgraphy as shown in this figure. I would like to have the year directly after the author's name, and the title of paper without "." What command can I put into the ...
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Slash in year field in author-year citations using “apalike” bibliography style

I use the natbib package (with the default authoryear option) and the apalike bibliography style for bibliographies. I would like to cite the following bibtex entry: @article{Lake2010/11, Author = ...
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Springer bibliography issue - spbasic

I am using Springer's template svjour3.cls. Since it can be easy to obtain package, for example here I am getting directly to the problem. I have the following MWE, some part comes from directly ...
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How to run bibtex without latex?

I have bibtex file. I want to run only bibtex without pdflatex. I know that bibtex will use aux file which can be generated by pdflatex.But Is there any some other way to run bib file on .bst file. ...
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Why are URLs not appearing in References with Bibtex?

Solution! Big thank you to CFR! Bibtex is not the best way for a lot of online material. Bibtex was developed before web while Biber particularly for content during the time of web. More about ...
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BiBteX: Replace the “Available:” before URL in citations and references with its equivalent in spanish, i.e: Disponible

I'm having trouble with how URLs are displayed in the bibliography section. The document is in Spanish, but instead of displaying ¨Disponible en:¨ before the address appears the word ¨Available:¨. As ...
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How to make short citations in text while leaving full citations in a bibliography section?

I want to make footnote citations within a main text in shorter format, while having full versions in a bibliography section in the end. For example, to omit article titles in footnotes, only to ...
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\footcite only printing BibTeX key [duplicate]

I'm using MiKTeX 2.9 and TeXworks. When I compile the beamer document with footnote references it only returns the text that's in the braces for the \footnote command in the footnote and not an actual ...
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How to display in-text citations in the `Author (Year)` format in ConTeXt?

When writing in APA, one can write in-text in one of two ways: (Willows, Q. A. & White, P., 1995) Or, if the author's name is mentioned within the text, using this syntax: Willows, Q. A. & ...
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Will JabRef affect my BibDesk BibTeX file?

I have a large bibliography with linked pdfs on my mac which I manage with BibDesk. It is on Google Drive and I want to open it in JabRef on my linux laptop. Will either of these managers affect ...
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BibTex won't run, I cannot see my references at the end of my documents [duplicate]

I'm using miktex 2.9 64-bit and texmaker 4.3. I'm working on a document right now which I have to hand in until Friday. The problem is that the references in my documents don't function and the ...
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What are 'keywords' in BibTex files good for?

I've recently seen that my .bib file (which I manage via JabRef) makes use of the attribute 'Keywords' for each entry. This seems not to be used in the document after rendering. So what is the ...
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Changing “and” to “&” in “abbrvnat” bibliography style

I have trouble finding the right \bibliographystyle for my report. What I have now is very close to the ideal using the Harvard citation. Here is my setup: ...
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Show references in Author, Year, Title, Source, (other data) With Bibtex

I would like to use Bibtex to write references and citations for work for my University. I have got the LaTeX and BibTex combination down perfectly for referances bar one thing. For the reference ...
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How do I remove interior brackets from a range of superscript citations?

I'm using the cite package as follows \usepackage[superscript,biblabel]{cite} However, when I try to cite multiple articles, the range includes interior brackets, as seen here. Can anyone tell me ...
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Including references without bibtex

These steps are followed when a new citation is added into a manuscript: Add a new reference to the references file (e.g. myref.bib) Add a citation to the new reference into the main tex file (e.g. ...
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how to cite 19th century newspaper articles from microfilms with BibTex

Assume that I am trying to create a BibTex citation for the notice in page 2, column 5 of the Detroit Gazette from December 11th, 1827, (available here) which starts with the phrase "The Ohio Canal ...
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What's actually going on when I call bibtex [duplicate]

I learned how to use bibtex from the LaTeX wikibook, found here. They say that to compile a LaTeX file that uses bibtex, you need to call pdflatex once, followed by bibtex, followed by two more calls ...
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What is this bibliography style?

What is the following style? If I want to use this style, is there an appropriate style file? Or how to write a bst file according to known style file? I only know how to make the first name ...
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<Database entry “.”> error randomly appears and disappears

My document using BibTeX with the "jmb" bibliography style runs great usually. However, BibTeX started giving the error: Warning--I didn't find a database entry for "." Thinking I'd accidentally ...
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\cite{} autocompletion in VIM in non tex file

I'm moving my workflow from LaTeX to Asciidoc + Asciidoc-bib. I would like to have the vim-latex reference autocompletion working for non-.tex files, in my case for .txt files. So when I add some ...
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How to cite a group of papers with the same citing number?

I want to cite 4 papers with different authors, titles and published in different years, that are related by the subject. I'm using JabRef to generate the BibTex file, and also the usual enviroment ...
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How to use RefTex search when search item contains special characters?

After hitting C-[ for entering a citation with RefTex, I want to search for an author that has an umlaut (\"u or ü) in the name. Let's say the guy's name is Müller. I tried Muller Müller M\"uller ...
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How can I centered “references”?

I am writing a thesis in a report class. I can not centered "references ". How can I do this? I use the following code: \renewcommand{\@biblabel}[1]{#1} \renewenvironment{thebibliography}[1]{ ...
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Bibtex numbers in references list, but parentheses in text

How can I achieve a numbered bibliography in the references section, but still be able to use parenthesis style in text? For example, Introduction Following Eva and Wall (2008), we propose to do ...