{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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How to add the exact page numbers cited for books in the references list/bibliography, not in the text?

I am wondering if there is a package or an option in LyX that adds the page number to the references list. I don't want to generate a separate bibtex entry for each page cited of the same reference. ...
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makebst but show url only if there is no doi

I am using makebst to create my own bib style. I would like the DOI to show up in the citation (as a hyperlink), whenever the DOI is present. I have successfully done that. When the DOI is present, I ...
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How can I create volume and number in the custom .bst file?

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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\citefield to include abstract from BibTeX file

I am trying to use \citefield{soure1}{abstract} to include an abstract from my BibTeX file in my document. But, I always receive the message Undefined control sequence.\citefield Here is an MWE: ...
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How to cite a film with bibtex

How would I cite a film with Bibtex? My primary problem is getting the directory and producers fields to show up. I am using the apacite for my bibliography package. I need to get a citation that ...
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Bibtex and Chapter References [on hold]

I am having trouble with the template that my university gives. Since I cannot upload, here is the link ...
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Edit apalike bibliography style

I'm using BibTeX together with Mendeley. An often proposed, but never implemented feature is the 'note' entry in Mendeley. See for example here: ...
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How to make TexWorks automatically compile pdfLaTeX --MakeIndex — BibTex — pdfLaTeX — pdfLaTeX

I'm trying to make some settings which automates the compiling of my files, so the references are appearing as they should, without me manually compiling 5 times. I'm using TexWorks, and I believe I ...
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Biblatex MLA Suppress Title in Intext Citations

I cite different economist articles in my essay which means that the default in text citation style will look like this: (The Economist, “Train ’em Up. Kick ’em out.” 1). If I want to get rid of the ...
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Long bibliography options of BibTeX in RevTeX using LyX

I'd like to let titles appearing in a bibliography generated by BibTeX on LyX running RevTeX and using the style apsrev4-1.bst. In principle there is a longbibliography option one can use in the call ...
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APS style bibliography with bibtex in BMC Journal

I am trying to use APS style bibliography with bibtex in a bmc_article template I have from here. This is apparently a requirement for this journal. I can't seem to get the proper citations working ...
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Have a problem with bibliography

\documentclass [a4paper]{dissert} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} %\usepackage[cp1251]{inputenc} \usepackage[active]{srcltx} \usepackage[ukrainian]{babel} ...
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How to add a bibliography to moderncv

I know how to include a .bib bibliography in an article (using \cite etc.). Now I want to include a bibliography in a moderncv document, which is different since you are not citing but just want a ...
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Apacite: Supress URL % DOI except for Web Pages

I am using apacite with natbib and have all my literature in Mendeley. I just found how to supress the URL in the bibliography when DOI is present (Linebreak in url). However, I`d like to supress ...
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Citing a linux manual page in bibtex?

I'd like to cite the man page for the iostat command. I found the @manual entry. Is this the accepted way of citing Linux man pages? I've populated the fields below based on what the man page says ...
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BibTex not able to open database file “jobname.bib”

I've scoured the internet for answers to my problem for quite a long time now. The problem is probably not, that the answer is not out there, but more so that I basicly don't understand the solutions ...
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LaTeX Bibliography Error

I have a LaTeX bibliography error that is telling me my citations are undefined and leaving question marks in the document, where I want a citation. This error persists even after running LaTeX ...
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Bibliography error with revtex4 when language included with @book

When I try to compile a Latex document citing the following entry in a .bib: @book{a_book, title = {A Book}, publisher = {Book Publisher}, author = {Fist, Last}, year = {2015}, ...
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How do I print multiple authors correctly using BibTeX bibliography?

So I've been looking for an answer to my question on here for quite some time now, but nobody seems to be having the same problem as me: I'm using BibTeX and my makefile does latex latex bibtex latex ...
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Texpad and BibTeX, empty .bbl/.blg file generated

My name is J.T. in this board. I am a senior student in a Japanese university, and writing a thesis for my graduation using Texpad. When I change the way to manage bibliography; I wrote bibliography ...
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Difference between a .bib and .bbl file for Latex

I want to use a .bib file in a conference .tex file where they precise that we should use a bibliography generated by BibTeX as a .bbl file: \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} % argument is your ...
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How do I add a separate bibtex bibliography in beamer to each lecture?

I am making lecture notes for a course, and I would like to use includeonlylecture to make a separate slide set for each week. I use bibtex for citations, and it would best for me if every set of ...
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Change bibtex to biblatex

I'm writing my thesis with the University template. However, the template seems to only support bibtex but I really want to use commands like \citet and \citep in biblatex. Could anybody tell me how ...
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urldate in BibTeX gets ignored

I cite online ressources like this in my .bib file: @misc{JavaCross, author = {Sun}, title = {Java Sun: Definition Cross Plattform}, note = ...
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How to change .bst file to get a comma between publisher and year

I'm getting lost in the .bst file I created with "latex makebst". For a book entry, I chose the option %>>PUBLISHER ADDRESS: %<<PUBLISHER IN PARENTHESES: % %: (def) Publisher as normal ...
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LyX: Bibliography created two times with overlapping numbering

I have a little problem with my bibliography in LyX: First, I insert a bibtex-bibliography (Insert -> List/TOC -> BibTeX Bibliography) at the end of my document (in the appendix). For that, I use a ...
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URL doesn't appear in the references

\usepackage[square, numbers, comma, sort&compress]{natbib} \begin{document} \label{Bibliography} \lhead{\emph{Bibliography}} \bibliographystyle{abbrv} \bibliography{Bibliography} ...
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Latex works fine but pdflatex complain bib can't be opened! [on hold]

I recently downloaded Kile for Windows. Live-preview feature uses pdflatex to preview the paper, and I like this feature. I am having this error: This is BibTeX, Version 0.99d (MiKTeX 2.9) The ...
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BibTex Error in TexMaker: I couldn't open database file ].bib

I am totally new in LaTeX world, so please forgive my simple questions. I really need step by step help at some time. I was trying to use BibTeX in TeXMaker by setting "quick build" to be "PdfLaTeX ...
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“Found no citation” etc. BibTeX error when I have no bibliography

Here is an extremely minimal example: \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt]{article} \begin{document} Hello, World! \end{document} Using TeXMaker, quick compiling (PDFLaTeX + BibTeX + PDFLaTeX * 2) this ...
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When running Bibtex with a statement that has a comma at the end, this is obscuring real problems

When I run bibtex on document with a citation such as \cite{European00Presidency} and the .bib entry looks like this: @MISC{European00Presidency, author = {European Council,}, title = ...
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make own natbib style with author-year citations and labels in the list of reference

I am writing my dissertation and I am forced to used a document class which is derived from book, uses natbib and have a .bst file for the style. However I'd like to make a small change but I am ...
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Beamer customizing \citeauthor

I am using Beamer for preparing presentation in Turkish. Frequently, I need the command \citeauthor. I have replaced "and" between the authors into Turkish ("ve") and "et al." too. However, I want to ...
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citation with page number does not work

i want to cite some books as references and add the page number to the reference, for example i have this bibliography entry : @book{ref2, title={Introduction to Information Systems: Supporting and ...
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Splitting volume name in bibtex

I would need to check the content of the "volume" field when reading a bibtex entry, and in case split it into two parts. For instance, I have in the bibtex file: journal = "Phys. Lett.", ...
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BibTeX loses capitals when creating .bbl file

Titles of articles I'm about to cite contain upper case letters and when using BibTeX it converts them in lower case ones. This happens only in title and only first letter conserves it's case. For ...
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make an entire entry of a bibtex reference, a hyperlink to a webpage [duplicate]

I want to make an entire entry of a bibtex reference, a hyperlink. How can I do that? The hyperlink should include the author names, title, page number.
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Author-year citation in LaTeX

How can I do this style of citation in LaTeX (Shannon 1948) what package I need? I have used \usepackage[authoryear]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{plain} and the output was [1] and I need to to be ...
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BibTex doesn't create .bbl file (Using Emacs/AUCTEX)

I am having a real issue with compiling BibTeX (has previously worked fine). When I compile LaTeX, an aux file is created. Here is my test.aux \relax \citation{carron2013big} \bibdata{rhian} ...
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What's wrong with my bibliography? [duplicate]

I am running my thesis.tex file, but something strange persists. It said ./thesis.tex:96: Extra }, or forgotten $. <recently read> } l.96 ...hy[heading=bibintoc, title={参考文献}] I went back to ...
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Non correct output of bibliography entries after highlighting an author

Following the instructions provided by gogolin in this [topic][1] I encountered some problems in the output of my bibliography: Instead of getting Doe J., Smith A., ... it is displayed Doe, J. ...
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Bold book names in amsrefs

The amsrefs package allows customizing the bibliography style (Section 4 in their guide), but recommending doing it by "writing a LaTeX package which loads the amsrefs package with...". I would only ...
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Bibliography only compiling for apstemplate.tex [duplicate]

I'm using the APS template, apstemplate.tex (found here). I have a bib file called refs.bib file located in the same folder, and in the tex file if I call \bibliography{refs} all the references ...
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Sudden error in TeXShop: “I found no \bibdata” and “I found no \bibstyle”

I am new to LaTeX, so apologies for any naivety. I am working on a project and report and was adding a new reference when suddenly the BibTeX report console produced this: This is BibTeX, Version ...
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Citing with Bibtex: .bbl file built, but not citing at all [closed]

I seem to have issues getting citations working in TeXmaker. Code is roughly as follows: %%% citations \usepackage{natbib} \bibliographystyle{plain} %stuff \begin{document} \maketitle ...
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Find Duplicated article titles in my .bib file

I am writing my thesis and I copied and pasted some contents of previous .bib files. But maybe I used different labels for the same article title and maybe I cited these different labels in my thesis, ...
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Problem with accents and bibliography [duplicate]

In some paper, I need to quote a mathematician called López. So I used the command \'{o} in my .bib file, but when I compile with the style alpha, I get an accent \'{} on the 9 of the first year ...
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Org. in Latex bibliography

How can I put this "(Org.)" (when there is an "organizer" of the articles in a book) in my references? I am trying to, but if I put it with the author's name, it understands as one of the middle names ...
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Using .bib files for bibliographies

When using references in my document, I'm used to having a central .bib file from which I pull all my references (using \bibliography{path/to/bibfile}) and then let the journal's .bst file do the ...
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Bibliography is not showing any entries [closed]

I currently have a problem using the bibliography in LaTeX. I add it using a .bib file, but it does not show any references. I also run LaTeX, run bibtex and then run latex twice again. I have cited ...