{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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BibTeX and TeXworks on Mac OS X Mavericks

I've been trying to create a bibliography for my thesis, but I really haven't been able to. I have read almost the entire forum with all your suggestions, but still it doesn't work. I have: ...
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How to parse BIB file to a known TeX structure?

I'm becoming a TeXist by profession these days. This is the first real challenge from my new employer: I was asked if I could take a look at this problem and improve the current state, if it's ...
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simple bst file

I am looking for a BibTex .bst file that references with numbers in the order references appear, and the references themselves include only: -author with initials -journal -volume -start page ...
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Modify pnas2009.bst file

I am using pnas2009.bst for my bibliography which I am very happy with but I wish to make a few modifications: I wish that publications with large author lists (say greater than or equal to eight) ...
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consolidating to a single file

I had a book published. The publisher had a LaTeX style file and we used bibtex, natbib and multind for those respective parts. The publisher sent it out to a production group and the final product ...
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apacite error - The style file: apacite.bst Database file #1: … is a string literal, not a function

I am trying to use the apacite package for referencing however I am having some problems getting it to work. I am using Ubuntu and the Tex Live distribution so I installed the texlive-bibtex-extra ...
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bibtex package option date

i want to make my bibliography to follow the chem-acs style. So i use bibtex style=chem-acs, the output looks almost correctly except the formate of the date. It uses somehow the month and the year, i ...
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Should I use a day= tag in my BiBTeX files?

I've seen some BiBTeX files that have a day= tag. The problem is, most .bst files I've seen don't honor it. For example, here is a BiBTeX entry: @article{wsj-tjx, title="How Credit-Card Data Went ...
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Address book similar to BibTeX to be used on LyX

I have a list of addresses. While writing the report (not in letter), I need to add address repeatedly. Is their something similar to BibTeX, which I can use with LyX for automating inclusion of ...
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RevTex 4.1 AIP Bibliography Formatting

This is my first question on TeX.SX. I am currently using the ShareLatex AIP template to produce a journal article. I have modified and customized some elements of this project's main TeX file and ...
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Conditional Bibliography insertion

I am autogenerating several latex documents from the same base. Some of them have a \cite inside, so I want to include a Bilbiography. I'am using bibtex and it is perfectly working. However ...
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Including DOI field in bibliography while using multibib package

I am new to Latex and I used multibib package and .bib file. Every thing works great except there is no DOI at the end of entities. All my entities in the bib file have DOI filed and url and I use ...
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Two authors in a reference: converting “and” to comma

As I said in the title I have a problem with bibliography and citations: I use the unsrt BibTeX style. I know that in order to separate different authors in the authors field in a .bib file I have to ...
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\citeauthor without natbib

I need to use a style file that does not allow use of natbib, but I still want to use something similar to the \citeauthor or \citet command from natbib. This is identical to this question, but that ...
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Setting an alphabetic citation style in LyX

How can I get LyX to use a different citation style? Instead of the numeric citations [1] I would like abbreviations of the author names and a 2-figure year: [EPR35]. I believe the alphaabbrv style ...
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Obtaining a specific order for references of an annotated bibliography

We are currently writing an annotated bibliography and cannot get the ordering of references as we want. In the bibliography we have 2 kinds of entries: annotated entries (the ones that the ...
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Author-year citation with natbib and Springer's spbasic bibliography style

I found many solutions to similar problems here, but I still cannot solve this one: I'm using Springer's template like this: \documentclass[twocolumn, natbib]{svjour3} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Adjusting longnamesfirst to use et. al. on first occurence with more than 3 authors

I am making final adjustments to my thesis, ensuring that I am using the correct citation rules etc. Now it turns out I need to use all the authors' names in a citation on the first occurrence, as ...
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Tooltips compatible with Mac OS X preview.app

I would like to achieve hover-over tooltips for bibtex entires as mentioned in this previous question, but all solutions (e.g. involving cooltooltips, fancytooltips) do not seem to be compatible with ...
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Specifying bbl in Latex2rtf using Lyx

I'm trying to export a Lyx-file (lyx) to a RTF-file with Latex2rtf using Lyx. I've already generated a bbl-file by writing following commands in the Terminal: latex file.tex bibtex file.aux I've ...
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Wiley journal “Wireless Communications and Mobile”

I have a great problem with references presented to wiley journal. I downloaded zotero and start integration between it and microsoft word, I can't change my references style to the style "wcmc". E.g ...
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log file not found bibtex

when trying to compile my bibtex file, only certain references appear and get numbered. many others however do not, and when using the bibtex command, I get an "Error - log file not found!". I have ...
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Norwegian letters in bibliography and article text

I'm trying to write an article in English with some Norwegian names in it, both in the article itself as well as in the bibliography (bibtex). Strangely, I don't get the display of the Norwegian ...
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Someone knows a xml2bibtex or other *2bibtex converters?

I have a database of the books in a BookCat (.mdb-format), but now I want to convert BookCat-database into bibtex, but BookCat can not export directly into bibtex but only into xml. So, I need ...
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Editing BibTeX stylefile from Biometrics Journal to accommodate their requirements

For submitting a paper, the references need to be in the following format: References in the text should be ordered by author's surname and publication date. In publications by three authors, ...
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Bibliography from JABREF adds hypelink i. How can I remove this

I have used Jabref to create my .bib file. If I place the .bib in my latex document, the letter i pops up after every reference. The letter i is actually a hyperlink, referring to the place I have ...
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Generating an IEEE bibliography with book series in parentheses using BibTeX and IEEEtran

The IEEE citation reference and style manual both list the following two bibliography examples for books: [4] M. Abramowitz and I. A. Stegun, Eds., Handbook of Mathematical Functions (Applied ...
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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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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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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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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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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 make citations in one line with bibtex custom bst?

Right now, my bibtex citations look like [1] Book Title [2] Book Title [3] Book Title I want them to be like [1] Book Title [2] Book title [3] Book title. I have a bst file that I am using with ...
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ModernCV enumerated list of references?

I'm trying to use modernCV to construct a CV. I'd like to use multibib to get an enumerated list of my journal publications, separate from my conference publications. I can't seem to get any of the ...
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Jabref external PDF viewer not working with newly added papers

I've been using Jabref for a while and linking files so that I can just click the PDF icon on the left to open the relevant papers (or use shift+F5 etc). But lately when I add new pdf's they won't ...
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Strange bibtex crash appcrash

Today I encountered a very strange bibtex crash while writing on my thesis. The chapters are split up in separate tex files in a project. I am using TeXnicCenter 2.0 Beta 2 and MiKTeX 2.9 on Windows ...
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References show up in “References” fine, but as question marks in text

I have recently edited a LaTeX file a bit, and now, when I compile it (yes, Latex, bibtex, latex", Latex ... tried it a few more times too, for good measure), the references show up just fine under ...
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Bibtopic + Apacite in ClassicThesis

I'm using ClassicThesis (fresh raw TeX version compiled with TexMaker and MikTex 2.9, both up-to-date in Windows). I have managed to apply apacite style with the default bibliography commands. The ...
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bibliograpy (chapterbib) produces a [?] where the citation should be

first to all sorry for my english, isn´t me native language and is difficult for me. It´s the first time that i use this forum for that reason. Now, i´ll try to explain my problem. I need to do ...
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.BBL without journaltitle

I look for the answer but can't find it... I am using TexMaker and Zotero for my bibliography. When I am using bibtex, the .bbl file contain just the name, the title and the references. The is no ...
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Multibib in TeXclipse

I am using TeXlipse 1.5.0 on miktex 2.9 on Windows 7, and I try to use the package multibib to create multiple bibliographies. I however can't seem to get TeXlipse to run bibtex on multiple ...
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Modify Alpha bib style

I'm working with Latex for the first time, so I don't quite understand the syntax of the bibliography styels. For my thesis I need the citation to be 4 letters of author name/names and 2 numbers for ...
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Is there a current bibtex file for CSE citation style?

The journal article should look like this: Pensole G, Gissi C, Lanave C, Saccone C. 1995. Glutamine synthetase gene evolution in bacteria. Mol Biol Evol. 12:189-197 Longer journal titles ...
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Error from IJCA journal Referencing

please am writing a conference paper for IJCA. But I notice i can reference successfully using BibTeX, am getting some errors. And the line of bibliography isn't coming. Please can any body help with ...
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Two- or three-authored papers key

I would like to cite a paper from 2010 with two or there authors (say, Miller, Javier and Smith) such that the key in the text appears as [MilJavSmi10]. Similar to what is done for a single-authored ...
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Insert bibtex file B in bibtex file A

Scenario: I manage citations with JabRef (inside Docear which sadly currently does not support the import of .bib files) and want to easily import citations from Zotero into the Jabref library. I'm ...
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How to put URL in bibtex bibliography

I'm having trouble to correctly finish my bibliography. In the website's region, I cannot place the url correctly. Can anyone help me out? I've search some questions, but I wasn't able to get the ...
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Convert pandoc-style citations to the LaTeX cite format

I have a Markdown document with pandoc-style citations such as [@johndoe2014]. This documents needs to be converted to LaTeX for submission to a scientific journal. The LaTeX template of the journal ...
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Bibtex style for Proceedings of Royal Society A

Is there any bibtex style file available which is suitable for Proceedings of Royal Society A journals?
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Change order of initials/surname in klunamed citation style

I use Natbib's author-year (in LyX) with the klunamed.bst bibtex style. However, I would like to change the order of surname/initials in the compiled bibliography (see picture) so I get: Surname1, ...