{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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Inserting vertical space after a particular reference

I would like to insert some vertical space after a particular reference in the references section, ideally with a sequence of commands like: \cite{ABC-2001} \refvspace{1cm} \cite{XYZ-2002} The ...
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How to change “et al.” to norwegian

I want to change "et al." in my citations to "m.fl." all over in my document. I am using natbib and the bibstyle agsm. I have also defined \usepackage[norsk]{babel}, but it seems to not do the work ...
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BibTeX: Capitalization of note field: plain.bst vs. amsplain.bst

The plain bibtex style uses a period before outputting the note field, while amsplain uses a comma. None of them handle capitalization of the note field. For instance, consider test.bib containing @...
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error in compiling my .bib file

I have a document encoded as \documentclass[11pt,reqno]{amsart} % please use amsart at 11pt \usepackage{amssymb,latexsym,float,graphicx,tabularx,multirow,subcaption} \usepackage[draft=true]{hyperref}...
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Use BibTeX to cite a website

I looked on this page How can I use BibTeX to cite a web page? I used @misc{keyword, title = "Title", howpublished = "\url{link}", } and the results is Title. URL. ...
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Problems with BibTex @inproceeding

There are some problems with @inproceeding in bibtex. I copy the BibTex from google scholar but it doesn't contain the page ranges and the publisher of the conference paper, @inproceedings{...
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“t” statement in .bst file

I changed the following function in a given .bst file FUNCTION {format.title} { title empty$ { "" } { title "t" change.case$ } if$ } to FUNCTION {format.title} { title empty$ { "" } ...
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Problem with Springer bibliography style(spbasic + natbib)

I am writing a paper to a Springer journal and I am trying to use their \bibliographystyle{spbasic}. I want to sort citation by appearance, hence the first citation in the article should be cited ...
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problem with bibliography perhaps a missing item

I am trying to produce a bibliography , using acl16 style. the code is the following: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{acl2016} \usepackage{times} \usepackage{url} \usepackage{latexsym} \...
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problem using mslapa style for my bibtex file

I use a .bib file which worked previously with style spbasic. Now I am switching to style mslapa and I get the following error: ! Missing = inserted for \ifnum. \def l.126 ....
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How to project a bibtex file to the references used in a LaTeX article?

Some conferences require for the final version a bibtex file containing ONLY the references referred to in the article. Whereas it can be done by hand, it sounds like a task that could easily be ...
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Bibliography, comma for two authors, semicolon for three

A journal I want to submit an article to has the following requirement for the bibliography: When it's two authors they're supposed to be separated by a comma plus the word "and". Mayers, J., and ...
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Way for Texmaker Quick Build to Ignore aux File

I'm trying to build a document (say, 'doc_name.tex') using the Quick Build option in Texmaker (in Ubuntu 14.04) and I'm running into the error message "I couldn't open file name 'doc_name.aux'". This ...
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Marking corresponding authorship in bibtex

Rephrased question according to early comments I'm trying to mark select papers in my list of publications with a star (to indicate corresponding authorship). This, however, seem to give me problems ...
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! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char �zq (U+EC) - web site

Im getting the following error message, due to my bibtex source ! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char �zq (U+EC) I know it is because somewhere, some how some a special m!@$$êr character has ...
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greek letters via \textgreek{a} (citavi export)

i am working with citavi to manage my literature and citavi exports greek letters via \textgreek{a} or {b} or {g} which doesn't work for me. I found out that you need the package babel with the greek ...
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Insert # in bibtex entry? [duplicate]

How do i insert a # in a bibtex entry.. seem to be impossible it does not recognize the \# or # as simple hashtag (#).. @ONLINE {DMA, title = "AR# 57550 - Example Designs - Designing with the AXI ...
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compiling problem with MikTeX

I installed MikTeX 2.9a few days ago, and now I don't succeed to convert to PDF most of my documents. I don't think that there is a problem with documents themselves, since I compiled them previously, ...
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Placing specific reference after all others

I am writing a paper in which one specific reference must be placed after all others in the bibliography section. E.g. all anonymous citations (author="Anonymous") must be placed in the end of the ...
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White spaces in URL

I am having a white space in URL. I am using BibTeX for references. In the beginning, I had two URLs (number 3 and 5, see image below) with white spaces. After searching, I came across the suggestion ...
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Bibliography in LNCS doesn't work as expected

I'm using the Lecture Note in Computer Science (LNCS) LaTeX template, and I'm in trouble with their bibliography system. I'm referencing a Book, but it doesn't show the information of the bib, it ...
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How to add parenthesis around on series field in incollection type of references in BST File

I am very new to BST file editing. Any one could please try to give a solution on this one. BST Coding: FUNCTION {format.series} { series empty$ { "" } { this.to.prev.status this.status....
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How can I fix my bibliography with LaTeX?

Hello I am newbie with Latex and I couldn't compile my bibliography.tex when I comment it the pfd work well but when I uncomment it. the PDF doesn't appear and I couldn't resolve it I tried a lot ...
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BibTex: Replacing repeated authors in a list of authors with em-dashes

I'm using a .bst file provided by my discipline (ametsoc2014.bst) to create my references section using BibTex. However, this file really is incomplete according to their suggested specifications. In ...
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How to define a shortcut for a set of keys in bibtex?

I am not sure what is the right terminology here, so let me explain by means of an example. Suppose I have bib file containing four papers (actual number is larger, but I want to a small MWE): @...
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Organize list of publications according to type of article

With the tufte-book template (which uses natbib), I'd like to include at the end of the document a list of my publications, organized by type: I'd like to have a section for conference papers and one ...
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How to collaborate with those who work in Word?

I write my papers in LaTeX and always reference the same, giant .bib file for citations (natbib+bibtex or biblatex, depending on journal or document requirements). If this is your mode of operation, ...
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BiBTeX style with hyperlinks and [key] citations

I'm looking for a bibliography style with the following constraints: Must generate a link if the url key is provided in the bibliography. (I can't change the .bib file.) Other than that I have no ...
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On modifying a bibliography style (bst) file

I have recently written a survey article for some journal. The problem is that they have not given their bibliography style file. However they have given in their preferred format for the bibliography....
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Bibliography get print with lines

I am using simple package \bibliographystyle{plain}. However, the bibliography get printed with lines as seen in the image. My code is below \cleardoublepage \pagenumbering{arabic} \include{...
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Modifying RSC bst file

I'm using the RSC's (Royal Society of Chemistry) bst file to write my thesis. You can find this file here. But I would like to tweak it just a bit, to add for example the DOI at the end of each ...
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\usepackage[sorting=none]{biblatex} code complie anymore [duplicate]

I am very newbie to the latex word. I am using a template i received from a friend. Write my whole thesis on this document and finished like a minute ago. I realized my references were not in ...
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BibTex and Overleaf. Citations not working

I am trying to add a bibliography to my Overleaf latex document and for that I am using BibTex. I downloaded a .bib file from Zotero which automatically generates them for you and imported it into my ...
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Downloading the full texts for the whole database in JabRef V3.3

Here is my question. Using JabRef v3.3, I can easily search the scientific papaer on the internet in save it into bibtex database. But when I try to download the full text for the whole database,...
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Citing a URL in MNRAS style (mn2e)

I am using natbib with the mn2e bibliography style (for papers submitted to MNRAS astronomical journal). They provide a Latex template and style guide but in their style guide it specifies that ...
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How to update BibLatex and biber manually on Windows?

How can I update my bibLatex and biber on my Windows 7. I currently have biber 2.3 and biblatex 3.0 I have a file called "thesis.tex" and a reference file called "ThesisRef.bib" I am using the ...
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Unsuccessful attempts at sorting the bibliography alphabetically [natbib,plainnat,citep]

After consulting lots of posts here at tex exchange and other resources, I still can't figure out the problem. Everything looks fine, still alphabetical sorting in working for me. This is the last ...
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Line break within brackets in Bibtex

When I use Bibtex, I want everything within a bracket to appear in the same line. So, for example, in the attached Bibtex, I want the phrase "Phys. Rev. A" to appear in the same line. You can try and ...
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Lyx cannot generate hyperlinks as references

This question is related to this one. I have a bibtex file containing a number of references some of which are only links to a number of domains. The entries in the .bib file are of the form: @Misc{...
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Encoding Issue while Export from JabRef to .CSV [closed]

I am trying to export bib to .csv and there are many issues being faced but most important is encoding: special symbols are not converted properly to the same symbols e.g. " " changing to different ...
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There were undefined references [duplicate]

I get this error when I try to run my file. I try to put in a reference, but I only got [?]. This is the main document: \documentclass[10pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{standalone} \usepackage[...
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Aa to Å at reference list

How do I sort the reference list alphabetic so Aa is at the bottom of the list? I use bibtex to sort references. Okay, this is how it looks: \input{preamble} \begin{document} ........ \...
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How to order citations in bibtex of same author's papers

I am using an \bibliographystyle{apalike}. I like that the citations are ordered alphabetically. But, If I have some papers of the same author with different year and co-authors, I would like that ...
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Bibliography - a comma separating author(s) from titles

I am compiling a bibliography in a book by means of bibtex using plain.bst style (or rather its Polish version plplain.bst). Using answers to other questions on similar problems, I have modified ...
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References in bibtex don't work

I can't understand why my references are not working. I'm using TeXstudio 2.10.6 , Windows 10 and MikTeX 2.9. Here the .tex file: \documentclass[12pt,twoside]{article} \begin{document} \cite{h} \...
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Issues with Harvard style citation implementation [closed]

I'm about to write a document, where I'm required to use Harvard citation style in alphabetical order. Now I've searched for a few solutions and found the package Harvard which seems to work so far. ...
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citations in pgfplotstable

So I'm calling data in to a pgfplotstable with \pgfplotstabletypeset[col sep=comma]{example.txt} which has been working fine, until I tried to include a citation in my example.txt file with \cite{...
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Bibtex entries with last names first and year after authors

I know that this question has already been asked and I tried to use the answer of this question Biblatex entries with last names first and year after authors but is not working :( my code is: \...
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Unable to get pagebreak for References unless Figures move to bottom

\documentclass[12pt]{extarticle} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[colorinlistoftodos]{todonotes} \...
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TeXcenter project or LaTeX document

BibTex is not compiling Bibliography it keeps on saying "I didn't find entry in the database" but entries are there I m not sure if there is a problem with the path of installation. Thanks for ...