{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: referencing entire journal

How can I write a BibTeX entry for a special issue of a journal? I've tried using @book, but then I get Warning--can't use both volume and number fields in <entry> I use natbib with abbrvnat, ...
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Numbered references Elsevier style

I have to make my references on model1-num-names.bst, when I compile the main file (.tex), references appear correctly on my paper like [1]..[12] and so on. but in the reference section, references ...
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Really odd problem with bibliography length

Hey guys I have just had a really strange issue that took me over an hour to solve but I really have no idea how or why it happened and absolutely no idea why my fix actually worked. My error seems so ...
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Is it possible to use sql database for BibTeX?

I have and extensive database with references in form of an SQL database. How can I use this information in BibTeX?
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How to display in-text citations in the `Author (Year)` format in ConTeXt?

When writing in APA, one can write in-text in one of two ways: (Willows, Q. A. & White, P., 1995) Or, if the author's name is mentioned within the text, using this syntax: Willows, Q. A. & ...
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Making a note in a .bib file

At the top of my Bibliography page (before the authors are cited), I want to make the following note: Note: The online-only journals cited in this paper do not have page numbers Do I write this in ...
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Bibtex: I didn't find a database entry for

I have a very large tex file and a very large bib file. When I run (xelatex, bibtex) I get several warnings like this: Database file #1: Thesis.bib Warning--I didn't find a database entry for "Jag08" ...
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Including a page, figure, or equation number in a book citation using BibTeX and IEEE style

Does anyone know how to include a page or figure number in a book citation using BibTeX and IEEE style? Specifically using \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran}. The IEEE style manual calls for this on page ...
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BibTeX does not work [duplicate]

Hey I am completely lost. Despite me going to several websites and copying their commands directly, my LaTeX document refuses to generate either the citation or bibliography entry. Here is the LaTeX. ...
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Bibtex wont work [duplicate]

Please help! I am completely at a loss. Despite me copying commands directly from websites, my Latex document refuses to typeset either my citation or bibliography entry. Below is my tex... ...
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using bibtex+babelbib to sort and construct label of bibliography item in Russian Cyrillic

I've selected the babelbib package, in cooperation with babel, to generate a single bibliography with bibtex containing items written in English and Russian Cyrillic. I'm using the bibliography style ...
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With Biblatex, how to have shorthands put into the main bibliography?

Using Biblatex (and Biber), I would like to have shorthands listed in the main bibliography produced by \printbibliography, and not in a separate list of abbreviations. See, for example, how in the ...
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How to hyphenate a reference that has a lastname with a hyphen?

I need to hyphenate a long lastname with a hyphen in it in a reference, e.g.: @article{LastHyphenName:2013xy, author = {Longlast-Namewithhyphen, Antonio and Anotherlastname, David}, title = {{How to ...
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How to get uncited items printed in a different color?

Is there an easy way to get LaTeX with bibtex (not biblatex) to print references that are not cited in the text in a different color/format than references that are cited? So in the MWE below I want ...
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Citing EU regulations using BibTeX

For my dissertation, I would like to cite an EU regulation No 269/2014 using BibTeX in the APA style. Has anyone ever done this? What is the most convenient way to do so and which template should be ...
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Only Initials with multiple authors IEEEtran Bibliography

I am using a bib file to create my bibliography and then i recall it like this: \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} \bibliography{biblio} \nocite{*} I am not using the \usepackage{biblatex} since it gives ...
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natdin reference list

\documentclass{article} \bibliographystyle{natdin} \bibliography I would like to have the same authors in my reference list in order of the year of the publication: author a 2003 author b 2005 ...
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Display bibtex entry in latex document

I'm trying to display a bibtex code written in a .bib file inside a document. Does anyone know how to include bibtex code, e.g. : @book{Darwin59, author={Darwin,Charles}, title={On the Origin of ...
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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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Print bibliography in a specific style

I want to display the bibiolgraphy as shown in this figure. I would like to have the year directly after the author's name, and the title of paper without "." What command can I put into the ...
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Creating .bib file containing only the cited references of a bigger .bib file

Normally, LaTeX will only create references for the BibTeX entries cited in the text. Is there a way of extracting these entries into a different .bib file automatically? For example if I have a .bib ...
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Creating .bib file containing only the cited references of a bigger .bib file in Windows

Mine is closely related to this one: Creating .bib file containing only the cited references of a bigger .bib file I ask the same question but with a solution for Windows. The mentioned solutions ...
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Parsing error in bibliography when combining revtex + DOI + @incollection

When I try to cite an @incollection with a DOI using revtex, I get some nonsense in the output: "emph "bibinfo-booktitle- appear spontaneously. Here's a minimal example: I have the following ...
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Transform markdown to pdf with APA style and bibtex support

According to pandoc's documentation, raw LaTeX can be used to insert citations inside a markdown file with \cite{foo}. This is what I've tried to accomplish that: pandoc -s --template=template.latex ...
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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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Getting vim to return autocomplete bibtex results for multiple citations

I am wondering whether it is possible to get Vim-latex's F9 autocomplete to work for multiple references within a citation. For example, if I type \cite{author1 and then press F9, then it will return ...
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stop compilation when there is an error with bibtex

Suppose I write the code: \begin{equation} a=b \end{eqution} compilation will stop because of the eqution in the 3rd line. It does not happen with bibtex (at least not to me): sometimes I write ...
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Truncation of “year” field in author-year citations using “apalike” bibliography style

I use the natbib package (with the default authoryear option) and the apalike bibliography style for bibliographies. I would like to cite a forthcoming paper in such a way that "forthcoming" or "to ...
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Slash in year field in author-year citations using “apalike” bibliography style

I use the natbib package (with the default authoryear option) and the apalike bibliography style for bibliographies. I would like to cite the following bibtex entry: @article{Lake2010/11, Author = ...
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IEEEtran bibliography — “germanify” it

For a paper at university we have to use the IEEE style -- which can be done using IEEEtran LaTeX file. What we also have to take care of, though, is that the bibliography is German as well. Using ...
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Springer bibliography issue - spbasic

I am using Springer's template svjour3.cls. Since it can be easy to obtain package, for example here I am getting directly to the problem. I have the following MWE, some part comes from directly ...
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How to run bibtex without latex?

I have bibtex file. I want to run only bibtex without pdflatex. I know that bibtex will use aux file which can be generated by pdflatex.But Is there any some other way to run bib file on .bst file. ...
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Why are URLs not appearing in References with Bibtex?

Solution! Big thank you to CFR! Bibtex is not the best way for a lot of online material. Bibtex was developed before web while Biber particularly for content during the time of web. More about ...
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URL for “article” (and other) entries of the .bib file?

My .bib file contains the following entry: @Article{ LM11, title = "Name of paper", author = "Author A and Author B", journal = "Arxiv", year = "2011", url = "http://arxiv.org/PS_cache/arxiv/pdf/..." ...
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Problems importing reference.bib database to Latex file [duplicate]

I am currently having problems importing my .bib file to my latex file. the bib file's name is reference.bib, it was compiled using JabRef and it contains the following @Book{alexander2009market, ...
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BiBteX: Replace the “Available:” before URL in citations and references with its equivalent in spanish, i.e: Disponible

I'm having trouble with how URLs are displayed in the bibliography section. The document is in Spanish, but instead of displaying ¨Disponible en:¨ before the address appears the word ¨Available:¨. As ...
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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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To get this WordCloud and R working in OSX's Texpad -1.6.0

I am trying to this Hamilton's code about WordCloud, which uses R, working in OSX. I have latest XCode and latest R 3.1.1 (XCode5 support) installed. Texpad 1.4.7-1.6.0 problem I open TexPad with ...
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\footcite only printing BibTeX key [duplicate]

I'm using MiKTeX 2.9 and TeXworks. When I compile the beamer document with footnote references it only returns the text that's in the braces for the \footnote command in the footnote and not an actual ...
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Bibtex entry for white papers and technical reports.

I have writing my first Latex document so this may be bit of a beginners questions. I have using the natbib package for agsm harvard style bibliography in my report. I have to cite a few reports I ...
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how to cite 19th century newspaper articles from microfilms with BibTex

Assume that I am trying to create a BibTex citation for the notice in page 2, column 5 of the Detroit Gazette from December 11th, 1827, (available here) which starts with the phrase "The Ohio Canal ...
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What are 'keywords' in BibTex files good for?

I've recently seen that my .bib file (which I manage via JabRef) makes use of the attribute 'Keywords' for each entry. This seems not to be used in the document after rendering. So what is the ...
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BibTex won't run, I cannot see my references at the end of my documents [duplicate]

I'm using miktex 2.9 64-bit and texmaker 4.3. I'm working on a document right now which I have to hand in until Friday. The problem is that the references in my documents don't function and the ...
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Group bibliography by year and show header as cventry in moderncv

My idea is to get the same output as in this previous post but with a different approach as the previous has some limitations. So the goal is to have the first reference of each year in my ...
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Changing “and” to “&” in “abbrvnat” bibliography style

I have trouble finding the right \bibliographystyle for my report. What I have now is very close to the ideal using the Harvard citation. Here is my setup: ...
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customize Bibtex citation and bibliography

Using Bibtex and Natbib-package, I would like to have a few changes: citation style (numbering) ==> (author et al., year; author et al., year; etc.) as citation style bibliography style no ...
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bibtex format for url reference

How do I add a note after a URL in URL reference using BibTeX in IEEE format? My code looks like this @misc{thz_net, title={Terahertz applications }, ...
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Have the BibTeX styles gotten the placement of a name's “junior” part wrong? [closed]

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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Show references in Author, Year, Title, Source, (other data) With Bibtex

I would like to use Bibtex to write references and citations for work for my University. I have got the LaTeX and BibTex combination down perfectly for referances bar one thing. For the reference ...
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How can I specify a short form author name in a Bibtex entry?

I'm preparing a paper for a publication, one of my references is an information package put out by the CDC. It has no listed author. The author tag they suggest using looks like this: Centers for ...