{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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How to change the apacite bibliography style to list all authors

I am new to LaTeX and I need to format my bibliography according to the newest version of APA manual (6th version). As I use bibtex and the \bibliographystyle{apacite}, not all the references are ...
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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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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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I want to use bibentry but it doesn't work with my .bst file

I want to use \bibentry but it doesn't work with the econ.bst file that I'm using. Available from here. I would happily modify that file to get \bibentry working but I have no idea how. I don't ...
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How should I cite the European Commission?

I'm using biblatex for reference management in my thesis, and I want to cite this report from the European Commission but I can't figure out what to put in the bib entry. Usually I just find whatever ...
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Add new bibliography style

I want to use a bibliography style that not installed with texlive. How could I install new bibliography style on texlive (windows 7)?
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Problem with compiling BibTex: “no \citation commands” error

I'm really new to BibTex, I just wonder what is going wrong when I have this kind of error when I try to compile my bibliography file. I found no \citation commands---while reading file ...
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What are good sites to find citations in BibTex format?

When working with Bibtex, manually transferring the citation information for articles, prooceedings, books, etc. can be a tedious work. Some web sites provide citations in Bibtex format. What are your ...
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Having references in the same latex file

Is there a way to have references in the same latex file (i.e. instead of having the references in a separate .bib file)
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Is is possible to not abbreviate the author name of only one reference in my bibliography?

I am using the IEEEtran.bst file for my bibliography (as follows): \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} \bibliography{IEEEabrv,biblio} and it works as desired in all but one case. I have one entry where ...
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how to add month for apa6 style in bibtex @inproceedings entry

I'm building my CV in latex and I need to add conference presentations in apa6 style. The only problem is that the output does not include the (year, month) format, which is required for the apa6 ...
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Bibtex file content won't appear in beamer presentation

Somehow I can't get through this problem. I have made a beamer presentation. At the very end of it I would like to present the .bib file that I have created. Though I get no errors, I also can not get ...
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bibtex does not show all the entries of @inCollection

Using bibtexThe url does not appear in the references using the following @inCollection @InCollection{simplicity, author = {Baker, Alan}, title = {Simplicity}, booktitle = {The ...
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Package inputenc Error: Unicode char -> from bibliography file [closed]

Recently I added a name in my bibliography file with the letter É. When I tried to compile, Texstudio gave me the following code: Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:É. not set up for use ...
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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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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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Converting to bibitem in LaTeX

For a conference I have to put the references in \bibitem format. After, Googling I came up with this solution by Web page: Create a refs.bib file with all the BibTeX entries, which are easily ...
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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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Undefined control sequence error in \cite when compiling

This is the start of the .tex file : \documentclass{llncs} \newcommand{\modelName}{ABC} %This is the name of the model \title{XYZ} \begin{document} \section{Introduction} Believable ...
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How to configure TeXstudio editor for multibib?

I want to use multiple bibliographies for which I am using following code. However, I realize that I need to configure my text editor to properly process this code but I don't have any idea how. ...
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What is the proper way to represent a talk at a conference (with no proceedings) in BibTeX (hopefully via Zotero)?

I use zotero to manage my bibliography, and export collections to BibTeX when I'm writing in LaTeX. I use apacite as my style (I'm a psychology student). I have a citation that should end up looking ...
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Bibliography entry wrong [duplicate]

I have a bibliography entry which shows up in my .bib file as @article{Weber1885, author = {Weber, H F}, journal = {Sitzungsberichte der Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin}, pages ...
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Using a thesis template: Listing my publications by referencing a .bib file

I'm relatively new to Latex and new to Stack exchange. I am using the ucthesis template (University of California) on ShareLatex.com and am currently filling out a CV within the thesis document. I ...
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Lyx bibstyle problems

I'm trying to get citations rendered like this: (Bunks et al. 2001; Alex 1999). Please mind there is no comma after author's name. I already tried natbib, authordate1-4 packes but with no success. In ...
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In bibtex/natbib, is there a way to have a shortened name in the citation vs the bibliography

For example, Mary Carter (not her real name) published a book under her married name, Mary Carter van der Merwe. She subsequently got divorced, and resumed her maiden name professionally. In the ...
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Why doesn't LaTeX include my bibtex bibliography in the references section?

How can I include the .bib file in the latex file. I have tried: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{natbib} \bibilographystyle{plainnat} \begin{document} \include{reference} \end{document} Opened a ...
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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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Formatting back references in bibliography [BibTeX]

I'm using the option pagebackref in hyperref package and I get just the links list at the end of each reference name. It should print something like "Cited on page/s ", but I don't manage it even to ...
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Including etc or dots inside a reference in latex

Is there a way to include etc or dots (...) when citing with bibtex? I want my reference to appear like below but can't figure out how. Several publication [1,2,3,4,etc] or [1,2,3,4...]
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What is the BibTeX source of the CSL example in the Zotero style repository?

I am using pandoc to add BibTeX bibliographies in a chosen CSL style to documents in various output formats. pandoc --bibliography=previews.bib --csl=american-medical-association.csl -o output.pdf ...
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Creating virtual files for better biblatex

Platform: OSX. MWE is impossible as this is not a LaTeX question per se (more for the working environment that LaTeX can be used in). I use Zotero to manage my references. I use LaTeX for most of ...
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Cyrillic first names problem with natbib and bibtex

I'm using natbib and bibtex, typesetting a document in Russian (with pdflatex) in chicago. For an entry like this: @book{belyj1913, Address = {Москва}, Author = {Андрей Белый}, Publisher = {Наука}, ...
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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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Delete new line margin BibTeX [duplicate]

I need bibliogrpahy look like in first picture. Actually, default look like in second picture. diplom.tex \documentclass[a4paper,14pt,russian,oneside,final]{extreport} ...
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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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Disable Abbreviation for Author Name in latex bibtex [duplicate]

In by bibtex.bib file, I have an entry like this: After citing, latex abbreviates the author section as below: How can I instruct latex to show non-abbreviated version of the author section?
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bibtex vs. biber and biblatex vs. natbib

I've heard of many different bibliography-related packages/platforms/?. What's the difference between the following, which is good for what tasks, advantages/disadvantages, which one is the most ...
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Not sorting a bibtex for a single page

I use unsrt style for my BibTeX bibliography and everything is fine. It sorts the entries according to the hierarchy in which I refer to them. However, for one page (which is the abstract of my work) ...
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How exactly does alpha.bst sort references?

Consider the following .bib entries: @Article{joe1, author = {Joe Schmoe}, title = {Article One}, journal = {Some Journal}, year = 2010} @Article{joe2, author = {Joe Schmoe}, ...
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bibliography does not work; bibliography does not appear afterpdflatex and bibtex

I am writing my thesis, I used to use latex for paper and it works all fine. but for the long thesis, I got problem with my bibliography. I learned that I should do this via pdflatex MainFile ...
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Modifying .bst file --

First of all, I have checked for a similar questions, but I didn't find anything. Sorry if I am repeating what other people asked before. I need to modify a .bst file (particularly the unstr.bst) to ...
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How to cite a lecture note

I need to cite a lecture note in my poster, that I found by google search. What are the standard field I should include in bibtex? The lecture note I am interested in is: this
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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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How do I get BibTeX entries from amazon.com?

Has anyone written an interface through which I can get a citation of a book/paper from amazon.com? Thanks for the suggestions from fellow users. I'm updating the questions to detail in more ...
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Have the BibTeX styles gotten the placement of a name's “junior” part wrong?

It is commonly taught (e.g. in the "Guide to LaTeX" (4e), p. 235) that names with a "junior" part should be given in the form author = "Surname, Junior, Given" in a BibTeX entry. How should "junior" ...
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Output pdf file shows empty references after inserting BibTeX in Lyx 2.0.5

My output pdf file shows empty references after inserting BibTeX in Lyx 2.0.5. The BibTeX file is created by JabRef 2.9.2 and I am using Windows 7.
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label foo multiply defined

I am trying to create a poster with reference in bibtex format. Here is a minimal tex \documentclass[a0,portrait]{a0poster} \usepackage{stackengine} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Reference style for scientific research

I want to make a bibliography with the same style for the articles referenced as in this one. I don't know what style to choose. Here is how I made the first article: @Article{EA01, author = ...
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How to remove an unwanted tilde in the citations?

I'm inserting citations with bibtex and getting an unwanted tilde before the author's names. How could I prevent this behavior? The headers of my document are \documentclass{sig-alternate} ...