{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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Editing bst file to change (X) to (No. X)

I've done my own bst file using the makebst.tex, which produces the following output: That is exactly what I need except for the fact that it should place the particle for number "No." inside the ...
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Beamer - Add all references in a slide at the end

I am trying to do what should be a simple task: Add all references at once in the last slide in Beamer. I have done the following MWE, but BibTeX exits with errors and the references are not added... ...
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order the list of reference by lead author(ignore others), then publish year

How to edit the .bst file to order reference by only lead author then publishing year. Most of refercence style order all the authors first. I try to edit the FUNCTION {sort.format.names} in .bst ...
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Can I force the amsalpha bibliography style to sort papers by the same authors chronologically?

Can I force the amsalpha bibliography style to sort papers by the same authors chronologically? I am using amsrefs package with the alphabetic option, which gives each reference a label such as ...
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Non-English in-text citation

I have changed the language setting in my lyx document to Danish but my in-text citations still read e.g. (Jones and Jones, 2013) and not (Jones og Jones, 2013) which would be the Danish equivalent. ...
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In which programming language are bst (BibTeX style) files written?

I am trying to adjust the bibliography style of natbib. There I am facing constructs like these: FUNCTION {emphasize} { duplicate$ empty$ { pop$ "" } { "\emph{" swap$ * "}" * } if$ } ...
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How to include the volume number in IEEE conference reference?

I want to include the volume number in my IEEE conference reference and use the code in the following @inproceedings{Logue2001, author = "Logue, D.L. and Krein, P.T.", title = "Preventing ...
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Switch author and title in beamer bibliography

When I include references in a beamer frame, the author is printed first, followed by the title, followed by the journal/note. I'm using bibtex for referencing. \bibliographystyle{unsrt} ...
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\cite suddenly producing “Undefined control sequence” [closed]

My document was compiling correctly, including bibliography (in same directory as .tex file). Now all the citations are suddenly producing undefined control sequence errors. Also, some errors of ...
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apalike bibliography style refer to with numbers

I am using the apalike bibliography style, since I want my references presented like [Fanty et al., 1993] to an article, and [Abut, 1990] to a book. It was working well in the beginning, but have ...
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Show all available fields in references

I'm using bibtex and I create my references with \bibliography{myref}. My question is what to do so that everything is shown. An example: @misc{Clason, author = {Clason,Christian}, title = ...
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ISBN-13 in bibtex

What is the proper way to put an ISBN-13 number into a bibtex entry? What do I have to do to make it show up in the bibliography? I have the following book: Landmarks of Tomorrow: A Report on the ...
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LyX sync document settings of child documents with master especially concerning citation style

How can I make sure, that the document settings of a child document are compatible to the master document? Today I had a big hassle concerning citation: If I choose "citation style standard ...
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Expand citations with bibtex or disable nested citations

I am writing a paper like the following one, and bibtex creates cites inside of cites: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} cite1~\cite{abc:oopsla2005} cite2~\cite{martinAl:oopsla2005} ...
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Bold (or smallcaps) typesetting in bibliography

I'd like to generate a bibliography where authors (or maybe the title of the cited document) are printed in bold/small caps. However, I've just been able to find the following entry related with this ...
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amsthm and citations using natbib [duplicate]

The standard way of combining a citation with the amsthm package is to use : \begin{thm}[\citep{...}]. However, suppose I want to name a particular theorem I am referencing. If we were outside the ...
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Bibtex: How to start numbering citations from only a specific page?

In my thesis, I am using \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} so that the references will be ordered in the order of their appearance. In my Acknowledgements (which comes well before the introduction ...
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Problem with escaped characters in bibliography when using Mendeley, natbib & url

This is my first question here, so apologies if I miss any conventions. I'm writing a dissertation in LaTeX. My sources are in Mendeley, which is generating a BibTeX file. I'm using the natbib ...
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SOLVED: PDFLatex doesn't include bib properly on a 2nd system [closed]

I have encountered a weird pdflatex problem. Maybe you know a solution to this. I have a latex project on a server. When I compile this project + bibliography with pdflatex project bibtex project ...
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bibliographic requirements

The user guide for Springer journal author's instructions states the following: Please always give a \label where possible and use \ref for cross-referencing. The \cite and \bibitem mechanism ...
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BibTeX encoding problem migrating from Windows to OSX

I haven't used JabRef in a long time, basically ever since I moved from Microsoft OS to Mac. Now I am writing my dissertation in LaTeX, and whenever I refer to an entry in my old .bib bibliography, ...
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How to define macros for paths to be used by biber?

I want to use a shortcut to define the paths of my bibtex files and I'm using biblatex and biber. I would like something like: \addbibresource{\myPath{biblio.bib}} I tried in several ways i.e. ...
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Why I can't see the references?

This seems very simple, but I can't figure out why it doesn't show citation? I do have two files: test.tex, and test.bib \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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Biblography in ConTeXt: Enumerated references like [1],[2] print errors.

In my context document I would like to set my Bibliography to be cited like this: »what can be said at all can be said clearly [1]« and a bibliography that than has that number:»[1] Wittgenstein, ...
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creating a .bib file [closed]

I am using Texmaker on a Mac. I am having trouble creating a bibliography. Firstly, how do I create a file with the .bib extension? When I try to save a new file - let's call it "ref" - it saves as ...
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Bibtex : Alpha-style citation without year

I use bibtex with \bibliographystyle{alpha}. How can I cite only the first letter of each author, and remove the year? Examples : (a) instead of [CHN13] , display [CHN] ; (b) instead of [Sil08] , ...
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! LaTeX Error: File 'natbib.sty' not found [closed]

I have a problem compiling an article using natbib. I am using WinEdt to compile, for example this what I found online: \begin{filecontents*}{bibtest.bib} @book{goossens93, author = "Michel ...
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Implementation of “Title Case” in Bibtex

How is "title case" defined in bibtex? Which is the list of words not to capitalize, and in which file is it defined? Is it possible to change it? I checked the .bst file, but apparently it's ...
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Problem with changing the language in .bib files

I am trying to change the language between entries of my bib file, but it does not recognise greek characters. I am using the babelbib package The main file is as following ...
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Bibtex style for “Statistics and Computing”

I would like to create a bibtex style which answers the requirements of Statistics and Computing journal. How could I do that? Here is an example of how the bibliography should look like: Journal ...
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Citing a portion of a larger work [duplicate]

I'm citing a technical report that is made up of a number of large chapters, each with their own authors. Each chapter states something like this: Cite as: Sub-author 1, sub-author 2. (year). ...
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What is the most convenient way to create annotated bibliographies, e.g. in a literature review?

I am interested in creating annotated bibliographies either on a problem sheet for students or in general by writing a summary of a background literature research. I am aware of special bib-style ...
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References aren't printed in PDF

My references aren't listed in my PDF file and all cites have a '?' symbol instead a number even in Texmaker my cites are selectable. Here my tex file: \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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How to change bibliography item labels to boldface?

I would like to change the labels for my bibliography items to boldface (only in the reference list, not for citations in the text). The complete label should be printed in bold, i.e., including the ...
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Bibliography shows citation locations in LyX

I'm rather new to LaTeX and as a result I'm starting out with LyX. The problem is that in my bibliography I cannot get rid of the citation locations. You can see here it sometimes (though not ...
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No 'References' title using Elsevier document class

I'm trying to compile an article using the elsarticle document class. The references work ok, but I can't get the article to show the References section title and I don't know why. Here's a very ...
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Particular bibliography style

I usually add bibliography to my tex files by adding the lines: \bibliographystyle{ChemEurJ} \bibliography{filename} where 'ChemEurJ' is the style I usually use for the appearance of my ...
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BibTeX in Texmaker [duplicate]

I am trying to create my own BibTeX file and use it in my TeX file. I am using Texmaker as the editor. This is the content of my BibTeX file as of for now: @ARTICLE{introtobiorec, author = {Anil K. ...
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Warning — there's a number but no series in

I am getting this warning in the bibliography. BibTeX> Warning -- there's a number but no series in "AAK04" I don't have series information on this particular conference proceedings but can't ...
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How to insert citation in Elsevier template Latex?

I am new to Latex and I am trying to write in an Elsevier template, following the instructions though placed on the template does not give me the desired outcome. I am using a .bib (name of file is ...
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Remove “Chapter #” string from bibliography?

I have a book document and use bibtex for bibliography. When I put code \bibliography{file} the default is to start a new chapter and show a title like the one that code \chapter{Bibliography} ...
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Error in format of bib entry

I'm trying to use apalike bib style for my references (in ref.bib file). In my tex file I set these settings \bibliographystyle{apalike} \bibliography{ref} I require my reference to be in standard ...
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How to refer to same footnote twice in REVTeX?

I am using REVTeX 4.1 with BibTeX for references. The author guidelines for a journal state: Authors should ensure that the journal article contains a reference in the reference list as ...
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Repeated note field in references when using ametsoc bibliography style

The contents of the note field are shown two times in the bibliography. I do not know how to solve it. I am using natbib. The bibliography style is ametsoc. @misc{Wikipedia2014Photodiode, Author ...
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Different line endings in JabRef on Windows and Linux [closed]

I'm working on a bib file using JabRef on Windows and Linux. The bib file is synchronized via a version control program. Unfortunately, JabRef seems to save the bib file with Windows line endings (CR ...
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Order the citation in winedt?

Im usng WinEDT with BibTxtMng. My problem is in the bibliography. So, if I cited from Wikipedia as my first citation and then the second citation is the Matlab, The bibliography will not show the ...
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BibTeX style file for The Journal of Engineering Mathematics (Springer)?

Here is an example of how the bibliography should look. It has the order of author year, but it has numbered labels, non italic titles, removes several full stops, and ends with volume:pages. Here is ...
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How should I code two authors in a bibtex file as “Author1 WITH Author2”?

So I have a book written by Author1 "with the collaboration of Author2". Of course standard method would be just to cite: @book{Death:2004vg, title = {{Death and Time}}, author = {Author1}, ...
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Citations not working using bibtex [closed]

I often use your site and I find it incredibly helpful... and now I have a question that I can't seem to find an answer to! I hope someone can help. I am trying to get my bibtex file to work. It has ...
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How to get bibtex working

I am new with LaTeX and MiKTeX, so the answer may be very simple. Tried several things, copy pasted some examples, but can't get it. .Tex file \documentclass[]{report} \usepackage{times} ...