{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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Text over an image [duplicate]

[![enter image description here][2]][2] How can I reproduce this image? Any hint will be very well received.
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I'd like to use a common label for different @inproceedings entrances

Is it possible to have a list of entrances from the same conference where I use one label for the paper and another for the conference? So, when I want to cite all the papers presented in that ...
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Can't format bibliography as i would like

i'm trying to include a particular reference in my bib. Below is what i've put in my bibtex file. @UNPUBLISHED{goyalgagnon2015, title={Social Structure, Markets and Inequality}, author={Gagnon, ...
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Romanian language in latex

I've tried to write in LaTeX (in TeXShop on mac) but I didn't succeed having also a romanian alphabet into my pdf word. I have tried to write like this, but it's still not working. any hint will be ...
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My First Reference Bib not work well with ShareLaTex, I need do to create it

I am returning the use of LaTeX, and a long time no use, my knowledge was always just about the tool, especially considering the desire to use it. In a new attempt to use together with the research ...
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Natbib citation error

One of my citations is breaking my document. If I build it with the citation uncalled in the document and a fresh .bbl file, the document builds fine. If I try and call the citation, it breaks the ...
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what to write in the .bib document to get an appropriate output in references

I want to get a similar output to this: Satyanarayanan, M., Bahl, P., Caceres, R., & Davies, N. (2009). The case for VM-based cloudlets in mobile computing. IEEE Pervasive Computing, 8(4), ...
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Using BibTeX. Don't want it to use alphabetical order for multiple works within single year same author

If a single author has more than one publication within a single year, BibTeX orders the references alphabetically by title. But I would like to have them ordered by when they were actually ...
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Bibtex error in TeXnicCenter [closed]

I have the following error when executing Build/BibTeX: Cannot find the main file. Please specify an existing main file. Some minutes ago it executed fine but with the error: I couldn't open file name ...
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Bibtex suddenly stopped working in sharelatex?

I am a biochemistry graduate student writing his M.Sc. thesis using Latex for the first time. I am about to submit my final draft. I was applying some of my supervisor's correction and adding new ...
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How to make a bibliography (for total beginners)?

I just started LaTeX, so I have a very vague idea how to operate it. I am now trying to make a bibliography. From what I understood, I need a .bib document, which I then will insert with ...
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Bibtex (ger)alpha two authors reference

at the moment i use the (ger)alpha bibtex style but if i cite a book/article with two different authors the reference in the text looks like [AS13] for author = {Anton Abel and Karl Schäfer}. I like ...
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bibtex: warnings empty note and address without publisher: justified?

I have the following bibtex entry: @TechReport{CAlt2, author = {G. Ziegenhals}, title = {{U}ntersuchungen zur {W}irkung eines {A}lternativgriffes c2 bei {O}boen}, institution = {IfM - ...
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Citing multiple references with llncs

I am trying to cite two references with the llncs style, but the second comes up as a "?". Any ideas? \documentclass{llncs} \begin{document} \cite{her1, her2} \bibliographystyle{splncs03} ...
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Cannot build .tex file on Texnic Center (The memory dump file could not be found)

I am running MikTex 2.9 on Windows 8 and i am trying to compile my first .tex file. I face the following error when i try to build latex->PS or latex->PDF. latex> latex.exe: The memory dump ...
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LateX, BibTex, and citations not found by ArXiV

I have recently submitted a paper on ArXiv, along with the corresponding .bbl file; while the compilation and end results are fine, it appears that the SAO/NASA ADS service cannot parse the references ...
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Generate Reference Statistics

I'm trying to find a way to dynamically generate statistics about the references used within a document. For example, to generate a histogram showing the number of references by year, that were ...
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Locally rename a BibTeX entry name

I'm writing a project in Spanish and I've noticed that when using the @MASTERTHESIS entry for BibTeX the output is typeset as "Master's thesis"; I'd like it to be "Tesis de Maestría", which is the ...
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\IfFileExists for global bibliography files

I'm developing a document class which automatically loads the bibliography from Mendeley if available. Here is the code hooked to \end{document}: \IfFileExists{library.bib}{ ...
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Can I get editors in natbib under bibtex?

I use natbib under bibtex. If I want to reference an article in a collection I get the template @InCollection{ID, author = {author}, title = {title}, booktitle = {booktitle}, OPTcrossref = ...
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Create clean and simple custom bibstyle

I would like to create a simple and clean bibstyle for my citation. I know about the macro makebst to create a custom bibstyle, but this is a bit overkill for my usecase, since I only want to define ...
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How to cite a speech only available as a YouTube-video

I created a paragraph about Project Soli which was introduced at this year's Google I/O conference. However there are only two videos available. This is one of them: ...
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Problem with bst file

I'm using nar.bst here (http://schneider.ncifcrf.gov/ftp/nar.bst). However when I include my bibliography in the following manner :- \bibliographystyle{nar} \bibliography{main} However the ...
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Referencing problem

I am using IEEE template and having a problem that the last BibTex Reference is shifted Can any one suspect the problem \begin{document} \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} \bibliography{literatur} ...
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Title not showig in bibliography due to modification of .bst file

I have modified the eprint entry in the hsiam.bst bibliography style file from arXiv (available here). More specifically, I have substituted the format.eprint function for the following one: ...
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Reference not showing paper title

enter link description hereI am a new user of Latex. I am writing a paper for an ACS journal where the references are required to show the paper TITLE. I am using bibdesk for managing my citations. ...
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How to make one reference to multiple citations

I'd like to do following thing. In my text I want to refer to citations with \cite{ref1} and in the reference section under this reference, e.g. [1] there should be sth. as follows: [1] (a) ...
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Badbox in bibiliography while using TexnicCenter

I have the following excerpt from my bibliography and it is spaced as expected and produces no problems except for one citation, namely \bibitem{Mulmuley}. \begin{thebibliography}{99} ...
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AIP conference proceedings template - issue with BibTeX

I'm currently using the aip-cp.cls class file for generating an AIP conference paper using LaTeX. In general, everything is working fine apart from the references which are generated at the end of the ...
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how to make volume bold and et. al italic when using the apalike bibliography style

I need to edit apalike file so that volume number apears in bold e.g. 1 and et al. in italic. Anyone? Thanks!
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how to remove space between authors initials when using the apalike bibliography style

Suppose my reference looks like the one below: Author, J. M. (2006). Comparing species abundance models. Ecological Modelling, 199(2):153 – 163. How to remove space between the two initials of the ...
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BibTeX: How to show article titles within `apsrev4-1`?

I'm writing an article using revtex4-1 format, and in order to generate the bibliography I use the BibTeX style apsrev4-1. Recently, the journal change the bibliography format and are now admitting ...
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Bibliography not compiling 10

Does anyone solve the following problem, finally? Beforehand thank you! Thesis_Final_ps_11142012a.blg This is BibTeX, Version 0.99c (TeX Live 2009/Debian) The top-level auxiliary file: ...
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Bibliography errors due to paper titles

I am having a problem in citing a certain paper with a special title format. The bib entry is the following: @Article{licandro2006methane, Title = {The methane ice rich surface ...
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BibTex fails on opening database “-blx” file [duplicate]

I'm kind of new here. I googled for hours this evening, frustratingly looking for an answer to my problems. So I compile like this: pdflatex -> bibtex -> pdflatex -> pdflatex -> pdfview I use ...
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BibTex problem w/achemso packages

I am trying to use achemso package for my bibliography and having problem with my references. I keep getting error message saying that "! Improper alphabetic constant. <to be read again> ...
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How to do IF counter+1 < … THEN nicely for beautifying Biblatex backreference

This article and snippet: BibLaTeX: Customizing backreferences Produces: [4] “Tile 3”. In: () (Cited on pages 1, 2, and 3). Now I want to get the rid off this last comma (Oxford comma) after ...
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Using MikTex, adding bibliography, getting a “Undefined Control Sequence”

I'm using MikTex v2.9 for homework in the subject computergraphics at university. I'm using the acmsiggraph layout. \documentclass[tog]{acmsiggraph} So my problem is, I'm trying to use BibTex for ...
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Running Bib file

I'm relatively new in Latex and now I want to use bibtex function in my paper. here is how it"s constructed: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{afterpage,lscape} ...
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\include{} and bibtex

I can't make \include{} and BibTeX work together for some reasons. The bibliography is displayed but not the references. They all appear with ?. What is wrong with me? Here is my code : ...
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How to reference a standard (Eurocode) Harvard Style in Latex

does anyone know how to write a citation for a standard in the below style? Information: Name of Standard Body/Institution: British Standards Institution (Year of publication): 2003 Standard ...
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Using “\citeauthor{key}.” at the end of a phrase renders repeated points

The present question is a follow-up question to this one: Preventing repeated periods in citations I have the same problem, using \citeauthor{key}. at the end of a phrase for a reference with more ...
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Biber v1.9 with Miktex 2.9 - Bibliography not displayed [closed]

I am trying to compile my Bibliography, but it dosent show up in the output. I use MikTeX 2.9 & Biber 1.9. Further I have this in my preamble: \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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Problems with acm bibliography

I am using acmsmall.zip from http://www.acm.org/publications/article-templates/acm-latex-style-guide and my bibliography looks weird :(. I am attaching a minimal example to highlight my problems. In ...
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How to format a book appearence in the bibliography in LaTeX? [closed]

I use LaTeX to write a document. Therefore I need a Bibliography. Thus I created a .bib file with my sources. When I run LaTeX a book source looks like this: John A McDermid. Software Engineer's ...
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how to get the string “submitted” into the citation call-out when using the apalike bibliography style

I need to cite a submitted-but-not-yet published journal article, and I follow this approach: ref.bib @preamble{ " \newcommand{\noop}[1]{} " } @article{author2015, author = "Author Author", ...
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Debug: How to print bibtex key? (Like showkeys prints labels?)

I want to print the bibtex key being cited, just like the showkeys package prints the label names, above the text where it appears, maybe in color. I do NOT want to change the cite format in the text ...
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Question about \bibitem, @book and BibTex and how to use Calibre to make a BibTex database

I am writing a monograph in TexStudio on Windows with Miktex. I use the Springer svmono templates. My e-books, articles and notes are stored in a local Calibre database. My question is about ...
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BibTex entry does not show up

In the parsed document for the following entry, the name of the journal is not shown. What could be the reason behind it? @InProceedings{Yan_2015_CVPR, author = {Yan, Junchi and Zhang, Chao and Zha, ...
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Can I patch bibunits \putbib so that I can generate separate groups of references?

I would like to find out whether it is at all possible to patch bibunits to mimic bibtopic functionality (i.e. multiple and filterable bibliography commands) I think there might be a way to duplicate ...