{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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A BibTeX-like package for images?

Is there something akin to BibTeX that can be used for images? It would be helpful to have an image database, wherein static information like image source and date could be kept and referenced.
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\.{I} in springer gets mangled in when bbl is produced [duplicate]

I have cited authors whose first or last names start with the capital i in Turkish \.{I}in the BibTeX file. I am using spbasic.bst and natbib BibTeX produced .bbl file with \{I} instead of \.{I}. ...
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Separating academic and non-academic references: Illegal, another \bibdata command

I am trying to use a separate bib file for two kinds of references: academic (articles, journals, etc) and non-academic (websites, blogs, etc). To separate them, I create a file Academic.bib: ...
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Book title in Revtex bibliography

I'm writing an article using revtex4-1 format, and in order to generate the bibliography I use the BibTeX style apsrev4-1. The problem is that when I cite books, the book title does not break at the ...
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How to write citation in Harvard style and numbered referencing sorted in alphabetical order? [duplicate]

I want to write journal article which requires Harvard style citation but numbered referencing sorted out in alphabetical order. MWE is \documentclass[a4paper,times,12pt]{article} ...
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How to write “ä” and other umlauts and accented letters in bibliography?

How to write in bibliography (package natbib) letter "a" with two dots above? Specially, I mean the word Birkhäuser. Is there a general rule or way how to write such umlauts or other accented letters ...
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BibTeX: Highlight selected references with asterisk (or special symbol)

I have a tex file and a bib file and want to highlight one of the two references with an asterisk (*) but I do not want to use \bibitem. Instead I want to incorporate it with an existing bibliography ...
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Some citation numbers in bold, others not

I am writing a proposal with lots of bibliographic references. What I would like is to cite my own papers in bold, others in plain style like so [2,11-13,14,15]. Is there any way to do this? At the ...
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multibib and notes.bib files [closed]

I'm using the multibib package with pdflatex to create multiple bibliographies in an article. I'm using a bibtex file lit.bib which contains all my bibliography entries. article.tex looks like this: ...
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.aux file not created using texmaker

When trying to compile literature reference with bibliography {file} error message is displayed: couldn´t open file name 'literatur.aux'. As i found out the file is not being generated because when i ...
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Compiling tex with bib?

I am new to using LaTeX and not that familiar with Linux either. I have written a LaTeX file and saved it as a .tex file using TexMaker. My prof sent me a .bib file, I guess as a sample for what my ...
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Latex default citation and bibliography style with Pandoc

I write a paper in Markdown and convert it to PDF via Pandoc and Latex with the following commands to get Latex's (well, BibLatex's) default citation and bibliography style: pandoc -s ...
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Citing a cited reference

How would I go about doing this in BibTeX - http://www.reading.ac.uk/library/finding-info/guides/lib-citing-cited-ref.aspx Any ideas?
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Problems with bib containing wiki and book reference

I wrote a report in latex before with a bib file, and it worked properly. However, I am writing a new report in Latex, and I have the references in a seperate bib file, but this report is not working. ...
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Write latex with Mendeley “integration” [duplicate]

Hi i was wondering what is the fastes workflow might be for citing in writelatex with new the Mendeley integration. For those who are unfamiliar with writelatex and mendeley integration; writelatex ...
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Creating a central bibliography

I am trying to create a central bibliography (.bib file) in a directory outside of my LaTeX project. I want to do this so I don't have to have different .bib's for each paper I write. Currently in ...
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Working papers in Bibdesk

Is there a way to create a working paper in Bibdesk? Bibdesk does not the option of working paper and it cannot be modified to from @article to @workingpaper in the latex itself and then opened up ...
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Sorting bibliography by year

Is there a package to sort a bibliography by date and not by author? I cannot find a definitive answer.
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Problems with bibliography and references in TexWorks

I am writing a report in Latex, and I have the references in a seperate bib file and I reference them in my main document as \cite{xxx} I am using Texworks on Windows. After compiling the bib to ...
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Compiling LaTex bib source [closed]

I am writing my thesis (thesis.tex) in Latex, and I have the references in an own reference.bib file which look as follows @Article{xxx, author = "D.A. Reinhard", title = "Case ...
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Bibtex Compilation Issue when generating CV

I am attempting to use Bibtex for a CV. I have the following preamble: \documentclass[10pt,colorlinks=true,urlcolor=blue]{moderncv} \usepackage{utopia} \moderncvtheme[blue]{classic} ...
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Using apalike and natbib in Lyx with author abbreviation as index

I'm using Lyx 2.1.2 and want to use the apalike citation style. I created a BibTEX generated Bibliography, added my bib file and set the style to apalike, which all worked so far. But then I wanted ...
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URL of cited web site in bibliography

I am using natbib und the chicago style as bibliography style. I am trying to cite a web site, but in the bibliography the URL (given in the BibTeX entry) is not printed. Is there a simple solution ...
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Someone knows a xml2bibtex or other *2bibtex converters?

I have a database of the books in a BookCat (.mdb-format), but now I want to convert BookCat-database into bibtex, but BookCat can not export directly into bibtex but only into xml. So, I need ...
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Bibtex: two months with dates

I would like to insert the dates of a conference into my bibtex-file. The conference took place in the period 29. november and 2. december. I tried the following, but with a not very satisfactory ...
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Unwanted spacing in bibliography entry / white space in reference

EDIT:after fixing the first problem with Harish Kumar's renewcommand, this problem came up: I have a problem with the "white spaces" which are produced in the bibliography. I've found a couple of ...
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How to compile bibtex with TeXstudio?

I am trying to use bibtex for the first time. I am on windows 7, using TeXstudio. I am trying to follow the steps of this (french) webpage : http://www.tuteurs.ens.fr/logiciels/latex/bibtex.html I ...
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Bibtex ignores edition field

I am using a bibtex style that I cannot change (wmaainf). I have the following entry: @incollection{expranksel, title = {A Comparison of Selection Schemes used in Genetic Algorithms}, author ...
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arXiv link doesn't redirect to arXiv

I used makebst to create a bib style. Everything works fine, except for the arXiv number of articles: it's blue, like the links are supposed to be, but clicking on it does nothing. Is it something ...
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How to find citation tag in bibtex

I am using Zotero to collect my references then exporting them as a BibTex file and then I cite them in Latex. This is all fine but I often struggle to find the relevant citation tag. I would like to ...
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Resetting bibliography numbering using multibib and moderncv

I have two files, art1.bib: @article{article1, title={Journal Article}, author={Man}, year={2014}, journal={Journal} } and conf1.bib: @article{magazine1, title={Magazine Article}, ...
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How to get DOI links in bibliography

I would like to add to all my bibliography items a DOI (Digital Object Identifier) link or a link to a download location. How can I do this with the natbib / BibTeX / hyperref combination? Currently ...
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How to add a URL to a LaTeX bibtex file?

I'm using bibtex for my bibliography in LaTeX. I have some URL's I need to cite in the paper. How do I add URLs into the .bib file? A typical section in my .bib file looks like this: ...
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APA references with Mendeley/Zotero, remove url and month [duplicate]

I have been using mainly Mendeley and its web importer to handle my references and generate the .bib file. In order to generate my APA conforming references, I opted for ...
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No hyper refs from citation to bibliography using BiBTeX, hyperref and harvard

I am trying to get internal hyperrefs from citation to the bibliography page. I am using BiBTeX, the harvard package, the hyperref package with optional [hidelinks]. The latter works fine to me on the ...
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Revise the AER bibliography style to write out all names if a piece has three authors

For aer.bst, citations with 3 or more authors are listed using et al. I need to modify the bibliography so that citations with 4 or more authors are listed using et al., but that citations with 3 ...
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filecontents can't update my bibliography database

It seems that when I modify the content of filecontents, it will not update the corresponding files auotmatically by compiling. Here is an simplified example: \documentclass{amsart} ...
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References in latex

How can I write like the references below in latex? I want just an example to show me how can I create spaces. For example in the first reference: how create spaces in the second and third line. Any ...
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Showstopper with better-biblatex+zotero?

I am using better-biblatex to access my Zotero collections of journal articles. Mostly it works fine, though duplicate keys are a bummer (the documentation for the alternate JabRef syntax based fields ...
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How do I fix 'org-reftex-citation: No bibliography defined in file' error?

I am using Debian Wheezy with Emacs24.4.50.1 and Org-Mode 8.2.6. I am using Kieren Healy's Emacs Starter Kit for the Social Science. http://kieranhealy.org/resources/emacs-starter-kit/ With this ...
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In-text citation: list all authors for pieces with three (or fewer) authors?

I'm preparing a manuscript for submission to a journal that uses a citation format similar to natbib's authoryear, but that requires full author lists for in-text citations when there are three ...
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\cite{} autocompletion in VIM in non tex file

I'm moving my workflow from LaTeX to Asciidoc + Asciidoc-bib. I would like to have the vim-latex reference autocompletion working for non-.tex files, in my case for .txt files. So when I add some ...
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harvard citation management package: How to uppercase the authors in the citation call-out?

I have been using the harvard citation management package with the following configuration: \usepackage{harvard} \citationmode{abbr} \citationstyle{dcu} \bibliographystyle{dcu} Database: ...
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Natbib In-Text Citation displays (author?)

I have taken a look through many other questions on this subject but cannot seem to fix my issue. Essentially while references display correctly I cannot get the author citation to appear in my text ...
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strange characters in bibliography [duplicate]

When compiling my bibliography I end up with weird "e. a." abbreviations in front of some entries: [4] e. a. P. F. Swaszek, R. J. Hartnett, \Analysis of a simple, multiple receiver gps spoof ...
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Beamer `\bibliographystyle{alpha}` force no plus symbol

I am referencing in beamer with \bibliography{myFile.bib} and \bibliographystyle{alpha} The following label is produced for three authors or less: [ABC14] The following label is produced for ...
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Altering format.date in bst to place parentheses around year

I would like to add parentheses to the year in the bibliography of a paper (i.e., Kyle, A. S. (1985). etc.). Unfortunately, the journal .bst file is not quite correct on this point. The link to the ...
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Mac Os LaTex won't compile my bibliography BibTex

I am writing a paper on LaTex on Mac, and have written a bibliography called bibliography.tex to cite my paper with. I have \biblography{biblography} \biblographystyle{plain} at the bottom of my ...
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Editing BibTeX stylefile from Biometrics Journal to accommodate their requirements

For submitting a paper, the references need to be in the following format: References in the text should be ordered by author's surname and publication date. In publications by three authors, ...
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How to merge multiple footcites on a page

My problem is that I am trying to merge multiple occurances of a footcite on a page. It is the same situation as discribed in: Merging duplicate footcites. Unfortnatly the example does not work for ...