{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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Bibtex fails to read the aux file

Ok, I changed the template, everything looks better now, Bibtex still gives errors. The main thesis.tex is: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,twoside]{report} ...
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Problem with bibliography (BibTex) natbib package and Bib Style

For my thesis I'm working with TeXStudio and I tried to include my bibliography in my document. I used BibTeX for my bibliography and saved it in a .bib file, but I can't seem to make it work ...
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BibTeX still using the wrong language

I've tried the advice given here: Bibtex using the wrong language! and here: Format references in German (not only the title) and I have read the babelbib manual. But still I do not get the desired ...
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bibtex and genitive / possessive 's: the proper way to obtain “Kuran's (1989) model”

Is there an automatic way to attach a genitive apostrophe or " ' s " to an author's name? Currently I use: \citeauthor{kuran1989}'s \citeyear{kuran1989} But since this comes up regularily I'd like ...
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Bibliography conforming to “ISO 690” standard using natbib in LaTeX

I have searched a lot about ma problem and did not get any fruitful results. So i hopefully get the help here. I am using natbib package for reference citation. I would like to get the bibliography ...
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quote command similar to bibliography

I have a book project that will be peppered with citations, as epigraphs to chapters and in the body of the text. I plan to have an index of the citations with proper reference to the source. Some ...
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citation DIN 1505 Teil 2 or DIN ISO 690

I am using texmaker under Ubuntu. I need to use DIN 1505 Teil 2 or DIN ISO 690 for bibliography. Which means in the text and for referencing a citation I want to have [Author name, year]. At the time ...
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How to replace six or more authors in text with et al. (APA style) in model5-names.bst from elsarticle.cls?

APA style requires six or more authors to be abbreviated in text with "et al.". For example: (Murray, Wylie, Higgins, Javitt, Schroeder & Foxe, 2002) shout be abbreviated to (Murray et al., ...
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how to compile bibtex file using texmaker and XeLaTeX

I'm in doubt about the sequence latex, bibtex, latex, latex. Let's suppose I have a file called bibliography.bib, so it means that my sequence should be: latex bibliography.bib, bibtex ...
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Need double quotes for titles in References at some places

Here is MWE which returns me two references citations. The article citation appears in single quote and I want double. For the conference, I need the conference title in Italics and correct the word ...
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How can I sort my citations numerically when using \cite?

For a bibliography, I am using \bibliographystyle{plain} \bibliography{thesis} When I cite something in the body of the text, the citations are not ordered. Is there a simply way to order them?
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Problem using bibunits

I am trying to use bibunits package. If I compile the TeX file using the following sequence of commands, it works properly. pdflatex document bibtex bu1 pdflatex document pdflatex document However, ...
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How to cite Mathematica in bibtex?

I want to cite mathematica and generate something like following- Wolfram Research, Inc., Mathematica, Version 8.0, Champaign, IL (2010) I tried @misc this way- @MISC{ram2010, author={Wolfram ...
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Extra Space in beginning of Reference

I am facing an issue in my PhD thesis. Reference 1 & 4 are fine, in 2 and 3 there is a extra white space in beginning (i.e) after the reference number. Source Code ...
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Coding a rule for how papers with multiple authors are cited

I would like to modify a *.bst file so as to impose the following rule: If a paper has three or fewer authors, the citation should list the names of all authors. E.g. a paper with authors Fred Nurk, ...
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modifying BST style & calling citation

I have two problems I am grappling with. The first involves editing the BST file to suit my needs. I want something that looks like this: I was able to get the line break between the note and the ...
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How do you add doi, e-print (e.g., arxiv), MathSciNet and zbMATH links in a BibTeX bibliography?

I am a beginner with BibTeX and I use amsplain as bibliography style. How can I customize my bibliography style to append doi, e-print (e.g., arxiv), MathSciNet, and zbMATH links (in this ...
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Adding bibliographic reference to ipe image

Is there a way to add a hyperlink to a reference from a bibliography (bib/bbl) in an image (created using IPE)? I want to create an image with text that when clicked directs to a reference in the ...
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citing first name on top of family name while using \cite [duplicate]

I am using natbib for citations. And I want to dislpay the whole name of the author while citing in the body of the text \citep{smith1990} give usually only the family name (Smith, 1990). ...
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empty ’thebibliography' environment

I get this error and I really don't know how to handle it. I saw similar questions here and I've tried the solutions, but it didn't work. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,fleqn]{book} %{scrartcl} ...
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How to compile just one chapter, with bibliography of citations in that chapter?

I'd like to compile one chapter in a thesis, and include the bibliography, with only the citations found in that chapter. I am using \include and \includeonly to get just the chapter I want, but it ...
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tool to grab bibtex entries (from online databases), given bibitem entries in latex file?

I realize this may be pie in the sky but... Is there some 'magical' tool out there that can parse my current list of \bibitem{} entries, and then query relevant online databases and grab the proper ...
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Why bibtex repeat “series” and “volume” in Proceedings?

When writing the following proceeding: @inproceedings{BCM74, author={Boesch, F. T. and Chen, S. and McHugh, J. A. M.}, title={On covering the points of a graph with point disjoint paths}, ...
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Citing example from same book- different pages

I need to cite different examples from different pages of the same book. How can I do it. How can I cite example from same book that are in different pages? For example. I need the citation in ...
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how to cite several enteries in tufte-book

I am using tufte-book for my document and I am trying to cite several entries in one \cite command but what I get is only one number for all the citations and also the citations are listed one after ...
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Incorrect citation call-out format

I am not sure why I do not see the expected format of referencing.I would like to see this kind of ref on a paragraph (vassiliadis et al., 2009) instead of [1].For example, data fetched from open ...
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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 Springer bibliography style

I am writing a paper to a Springer journal and I am trying to use their \bibliographystyle{spbasic} However, instead of the number of the reference in the list of references I get something as: ...
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BibTeX doesn't work [closed]

I have a problem with my bibliography. I'm using this code: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{natbib} \bibpunct{(}{)}{;}{a}{,}{,} \begin{document} some text here \citep[see][]{ODIG} ...
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Bibliography style : small caps and bold

My purpose is to reproduce this type of bibliography : I identified three major things : This is an alpha style bibliography. The cite name [Luo15] is in bold. The name of the authors are in ...
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How to give reference of a website [closed]

I wan to give a reference of a website in my report. I am using \bibliographystyle{ieeetr} kindly can some on please tell me how I can give reference of a website in bibliography list.
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Bibliography as a table

Is it possible to use bibtex (or maybe some other package) to produce the bibliography (from a bib file) in form of a table? For instance, having authors names in one column, titles in the other, and ...
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Two documents with all bibliography in the first one

I am having two documents typeset using the IEEEtran class, say, main.tex and supplementary.tex. From both documents I am \cite'ing a few references from a much larger file biblio.bib. The cited ...
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Bibliography not changing according to style

I am having trouble formatting my bibliography to the ASA style. I would like to use the bibliography style asa.bst. I saved this .bst file within the same folder as my .tex file but do not see ...
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bibtex - how to check .bst for errors

I'm trying to create a bibliography with bibtex. It took me quite a long time to find good styling file for bibtex which suits my needs. The deal is, that it hadn't ONLINE reference function, so I ...
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Apacite - changing “ed.” / “edition” brackets in generated bibliography entry

I need explicit entrys in my (german) normed bibliography. After a lot of work i have settled with apacite, because it sounded like it could do the stuff i need. So far i am able to change: Title, ...
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Handle .bib in subfiles

I have a problem very similar to the question being asked in Bibliographies when using subfiles . My .bib is references in main.tex. When compiling main, everything works like a charm. Working on the ...
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Highlight a specific author name in bibliography using babelbib

I want to highlight (more precisely make bold) a specific author name in bibliography using bibtex. There are several answers to this question, like this, this, this, this or this one. However, I'm ...
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specific alphadin modification

I need a BibTex or BibLatex style that creates the following output: Max Mustermann --> [Must16] Max Mustermann and Susi Beispielfrau --> [MuBe16] Max Mustermann and Susi Beispielfrau and Rudi ...
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Explanatory notes (for BibTex or BibLaTeX “fields”) showing on mouse-hover (a.k.a. tooltip) when hovering over references' fields

Imagine you have a bibtex reference entry with many different (also non-standard: called e.g. this1 here) "fields", as such: @online{foo, title = {...}, url = {...}, urldate = {...}, this1 = ...
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Remove issn/doi/url when using plainnat and natbib

I am using natbib and the plainnat style for the references. I would like to know how can I remove the ISSN, DOI and URL from the references without deleting them in the .bib file. I have seen some ...
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Organisation-produced references in JabRef

Using Jabref and Libreoffice, via Jabref's 'OpenOffice connect' feature. I have a source that includes spaces and the word 'and' in a single author's name. Jabref parses this according to the usual ...
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Is it possible to translate the 'and' separator in references using BibTeX?

I'm using the standard plain style for my bibliography. My document is written in Dutch, so I'm using the babel package, but the and separator before the last author isn't translated to the Dutch ...
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What is the source of 'Compile Error' message in a project built upon MNRAS template in overleaf?

I am trying to make a paper using MNRAS template in Overleaf website. Once I added all my references to .bib file and added the file to my project, I noticed that there is a Compile Error ...
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How to modify line spacing per entry of bibliography?

I am using Easy-Thesis template to write my thesis. I downloaded this template from writelatex website. I am using natbib to format my bibliography style. This generate nice layout for the ...
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Biber exits with “WARN - No data sources defined!”

I am trying to use biber with XeTeX. Whenever I try to run biber against my .bcf file (generated via biblatex with the biber backend properly stated), I have the following output: INFO - This is ...
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Bibtex/natbib: include month+day in bibliography, but not in text

I'm trying to reference a newspaper article. I want the month and day to be included in the bibliography: Author (2016, April 21). Article Title. ...but not in the text: Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet ...
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How can I get an 'undefined control sequence \begin{thebibliography}{1}'?

I am trying to add a bibliography to my document. I create a test.tex: \documentclass[twocolumn, a4paper]{ieicejsp} \bibliographystyle{plain} \begin{document} Cite\cite{GDE3} ...
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DOI in IEEEtran bibliography

The IEEE Citation Reference specifies that a DOI should be provided for electronic articles without page numbers. However, IEEEtran.bst appears to provide no such functionality. What is the best way ...
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Different bibliographies for each chapter with shared references

I tried to go through already posted solutions but I was not able to find one working for my case. I am compiling a ph.d. thesis with one main file, by including chapters. The format is the following ...