{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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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, ...
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Editing bst file to change (X) to (No. X)

I've done my own bst file using the makebst.tex, which produces the following output: That is exactly what I need except for the fact that it should place the particle for number "No." inside the ...
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apalike bibliography style refer to with numbers

I am using the apalike bibliography style, since I want my references presented like [Fanty et al., 1993] to an article, and [Abut, 1990] to a book. It was working well in the beginning, but have ...
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SPIE using BibTex to generate reference list

I am following SPIE conference Latex format, to generate a PDF paper. However, at reference part I have problems. First, here is their website http://kmh-lanl.hansonhub.com/spie/, in the Reference ...
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Problem with changing the language in .bib files

I am trying to change the language between entries of my bib file, but it does not recognise greek characters. I am using the babelbib package The main file is as following ...
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How to insert citation in Elsevier template Latex?

I am new to Latex and I am trying to write in an Elsevier template, following the instructions though placed on the template does not give me the desired outcome. I am using a .bib (name of file is ...
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Error in format of bib entry

I'm trying to use apalike bib style for my references (in ref.bib file). In my tex file I set these settings \bibliographystyle{apalike} \bibliography{ref} I require my reference to be in standard ...
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How can I use webpage citing in BibTeX?I'm trying but they don't show up in my document

How can I use BibTeX to cite a web page? I'm trying but they don't show up in my document. http://www.engineersgarage.com/ @misc{WinNT, title = {{MS Windows NT} Kernel Description}, howpublished = ...
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Accessing author name without natbib

I am finalizing a paper that I wrote using natbib. The publisher rejected my initial submission as it used abbrvnat.bst and asked me to use their specific .bst file (which rules out natbib). I have ...
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myplainnat won't work anymore

This is BibTeX, Version 0.99d (TeX Live 2012) The top-level auxiliary file: Hausarbeit_die achtzigste.aux The style file: myplainnat.bst Ôªø is an illegal style-file command---line 1 of file ...
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Incollection book titles in italics using custom-bib

I've been trying to create a custom bibliography style using custom-bib (makebst), and I have almost succeeded. The only thing that I've failed to fix is the incollection and inproceedings book ...
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Why figures are after references in Bidi texmaker?

I use Biditexmaker and Xepersian package to write my document. In the last chapter i have some figures which appear after the references when i run the file. How can i fix this problem?
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is the bibstyle for review of development economics

Here is an example of style in the journal. Motta, Massimo, “Endogenous Quality Choice: Price vs. Quantity Competition,” Journal of Industrial Economics 41 (1993):113–31.
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Bibtex: Change formatting of editor name for type InCollection

I have a reference that is a chapter of the book, so I'd like to include both the author name and the editor's name in the citation. I quickly discovered that the "Book" and "InBook" types give errors ...
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Using symlinks to point to a .bib file in a different directory with bibtex and texmaker

This has been driving me crazy all day. Tried everything before asking a new question, I apologize in advance if I missed something. What I'm trying to do is to have a centralized .bib file that I ...
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Bibtex wont update/compile

I'm using bibtex to do my references but it has stopped compiling correctly. It happened when working on a different LaTeX file (not using the same bibtex file and not in the same folder) and has been ...
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How can i create volume and number in the custom bst file ? (Latex)

I started modifying my osajnl.bst file. (http://www.opticsinfobase.org/submit/templates/wordwp/osajnl.bst) I want to modify the .bst file. There is a big problem as following. I need to get the ...
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Latex - Problems with #

I've got a problem with this error: You can't use `macro parameter character #' in horizontal mode. This error appeared suddenly in strange place after I add next bibtex to my bibliography. Error ...
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Best way to cite CVE (bibtex)

My question is barely simple and due to the fact that I didn't found out any information about that on the web : What is the best way to cite CVE (site) entries in latex with Bibtex? Are they any ...
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Polyglossia: Arabic Text, English Bibliography

I am writing a mainly Arabic book. But all the references are western/English. So I'd like the bibliography to appear left to right. I write: \documentclass[12pt,english]{book} ...
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Process exited normally bibtex error

I have a bibtext file: @book{a1, author = "Shasha, D. and Zhu, Y.", title = "High Performance Discovery in Time series, Techniques and Case Studies", publisher = "Springer", ...
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maxnames and minnames using rsc bibtex

I'm using BibTeX with the rsc citation package for citations and I'm trying to limit my bibliography so that it shows et al. if there are more than 5 names in the reference, which I can do as below: ...
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Why doesn't LaTeX typeset this reference normally?

I use the bibtex to add my reference.Reference.bib as below: @Book{MathematicaIntroduction, author = {袭宗燕著}, title = {数学软件Mathematica系统的应用及其程序设计[{M}]}, publisher = {北京大学出版社}, year = {1996}, } ...
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How to generate full citation using multibib in latex

I am new to Latex and am using it for an academic paper. As I need several bibliographies, I am using multibib which is working great, but I need full citations of the bibliography entries to appear ...
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dashes for same author name in bib file

There are many questions (with answers) on how to fix the appearance of ----- for the same author names in bibtex. However still I have problem!! My bib file contains @IEEEtranBSTCTL{bstctl:nodash, ...
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No arXiv id showing in bibtex generated by Mendeley

I noticed that those arXiv papers in my bibliography are not correctly showing their arXiv id. Is there any fix to this? Thanks
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Is there a bibtex “schema” somewhere?

Is there some specification of bibtex fields and best practices for using them? E.g. I see people using eprint, is this specified somewhere? E.g. bibtexml is supposed to provide schemes for bibtex, ...
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Using (thebibliography) in a separate tex file

I have manually created my references in separate file bio.tex using \begin{thebibliography}{}. When I try to cite using \cite{} in another tex file introduction.tex it gives me error while compiling ...
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Displaying authors in color bibtex

If I call a reference by \citet{xxx}, it appears in my document as Author [number], where the number appears in the color I defined in \hypersetup{citecolor=red} while Author and [] appear in black ...
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Texmaker can't find my bibtex file

First of al I'm working with texmaker So I made a bibliography.bib file and I've put in in the same folder as my .tex files (I've tried making a .bib file by hand and with BibDesk, but neither ...
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bibliography not compatible with author-year citations, with all authors and years included

I cannot get my citations to work using natbib, compiling the entire document gives an error Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible with author-year citations. My preamble is the ...
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Using bibtex to cite a chapter in a handbook that is part of a series

I need to cite a chapter of a book (with editors that differ from the chapter author) that is part of a series of books with different editors. It should look like: "Rogoff, B. (1998). Cognition as a ...
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bibtex style modification

I'm attempting to modify the .bst file. I've used merlin with a .dbj file as input, but can't manage to alter minor items I need to alter: name suffix, e.g. Jr., III, after the full name (not after ...
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Bibtex-like macros organising software

From what I gather (I don't use them, and have never actually managed to get it to work - though this is not my issue), bibtex/biber uses a database of references, alongside an ancillary file created ...
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List Bibliography twice: numerical in order of appearance, then alphabetically

I am using BibTex and the natbib package. I have a numbered bibliography that lists citations in order of appearance. I'd like to reprint the bibliography at the end but in alphabetical order. ...
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Semi-colon after first author, comma after multiple authors in bibliography

I'm working on a bst file for a journal with very peculiar formatting instructions for the references section. Namely, the references section needs to do the following. Feature a semi-colon after ...
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Chapterbib is working but keeps giving me errors. Any way to silence it?

I'm using Chapterbib to write my bibliography separately after each chapter. It does work but bibtex is still giving me plenty of errors and warnings: Illegal, another \bibstyle command I'm skipping ...
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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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How to modify apalike.bst to have a URLs at the end of References

I can't find this one -- which part do I have to change to have URLs at the end of References. By default, they are in the beginning.
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Use bibtex info for register of persons

I am wondering and have intensely and unsuccessfully searched if there is any possibility to use the bibtex author info to create a register of persons without going through all my documents and add a ...
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“Dynamic” new command in LaTeX

Although I've been using LaTeX for a long time, I never defined "dynamic" new commands. Here is what I have in mind: I define a new command such as \newitem with the following inputs ...
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Using The Author Formatter to custom the author view format

I want to make my bibliography (The Author) to be like this : Yu, E., Giorgini, P., Maiden, N., and Mylopoulos, J. Social modeling for requirements engineering: An introduction. In Social ...
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Combine sections into chapter. Each section a separate .tex file

I am putting together a portfolio of evidence together. I have written all the individual pieces of evidence as separate latex documents. Some of these documents have references at the end of the ...
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How to add supporting material link together with cited reference when using bibtex?

I am going to cite a research article which also has useful supporting data by authors in their website. How can I add the link into Bibtex? Or do I have to cite the supporting data link as an ...
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How do I italicise book titles rather than underline them?

I've been editing a bst file and want to italicise the titles of books, I tried the suggestion in this thread Is it possible to italicize journal names and book titles through the .bst file? , but I ...
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why the sublime text 3 show the warning information?

Today ,I use thebibliography environment to writ the reference \documentclass{ctexart} \begin{document } I use the softwares \cite{ one,two} ...
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Bibtex files not found in Miktex texify

I want to run texify (the combination of pdfLaTeX+MakeIndex+BibTeX) in the command line, so I can add my own options and don't have to open texworks. To clean up my directory I tried to move the ...
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Run Bibtex on aux files in subfolders, multiple OS

I have a complete framework for my PhD thesis based on classicthesis/arsclassica. Single chapters are located in Subfolders like this. main.tex Chapters/project1/project1.tex ...
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apsrev4-1 bibliography style: only show the starting page

See the following MWE: \documentclass[secnumarabic,amssymb, nobibnotes, aps, pre, twocolumn]{revtex4-1} \newcommand{\revtex}{REV\TeX\ } \newcommand{\classoption}[1]{\texttt{#1}} ...
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Bibliography failing to appear

I am using someone else's code to type the bibliography, I thought it would be a nice idea to see something different from my usual approach. I can always switch back to the safe path but this problem ...