{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.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

0
votes
0answers
31 views

Is there any database of BibTex entries? [duplicate]

Is there any database of BibTex entries that represent any citations of books/papers/articles of single author/genre/edition or any another sorting order. Database's size doesnt matter. I've seen ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Makebst_Comma after title

I am working on my bibliography style. My home university has some special requirements, they want something in that way Ahn, Dong Hyun, Robert F. Dittmar und Ronald Gallant (2002): Quadratic Term ...
3
votes
0answers
62 views

Sharelatex doesn't recognize my bibliography entries

I'm using Sharelatex for my thesis, but I was using LaTeX with TeXnic center before. Sharelatex is not recognizing my bib entries. I just can cite the first twelve entries but from to the 13th to the ...
2
votes
0answers
22 views

Year Missing in Bibliography Entries - elsarticle

The document does not include the year on some references even though year is clearly in the .bib file. For the example below, the saidur year is output, but the laakso year is not. I cannot figure ...
6
votes
0answers
63 views

Tikz generated PDF produces ? when citing references

I am trying to generate a PDF figure on the fly using TikZ (code below). The figure references from my .bib file and so when I run pdflatex the first time, the PDF gets generated with ? ...
1
vote
2answers
105 views

Add bst file with LaTeX / MiKTeX

I'm trying to use elsarticle-num-ident.bst, an exact copy of C:\Program Files (x86)\MiKTeX 2.9\bibtex\bst\elsarticle\elsarticle-num.bst but every time I run LyX, I get the bibtex error I couldn't ...
2
votes
1answer
40 views

Shortcut/macro for surrounding words with brackets

When using BibTeX I usually need to fix broken capitalization by surrounding words with brackets (as answered in BibTeX loses capitals when creating .bbl file). I also use this to fix some issues ...
7
votes
1answer
71 views

How to replace default missing reference symbol

Could one make the ? which appears for an unfound bibtex key into some other arbitrary string or symbol? I have a large document and it is slow searching through the ? to look for missing ...
3
votes
1answer
61 views

Package inputenc error unicode char

Error with message Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:<d0>. not set up for use with LaTeX occurs, when I compile (Ubuntu 14.04.1, texlive-full) the document: ...
3
votes
1answer
60 views

How do I properly cite this German-language paper?

I am currently converting a bibliography for a paper (which I did not write) into bibtex and I am having trouble understanding the citations in the image below: (these are not my own, this is just an ...
2
votes
1answer
55 views

How to use .bib file in my own LaTeX file?

I have generated the.bib file of the reference in my paper, but I failed to include it inside my own LaTeX file. I tried to use it like this: \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} \begin{document} ... ...
4
votes
1answer
69 views

natbib + BibTeX: suppress url if doi is available

I am using natbib (+ BibTeX). Some entries in my bibliography file (.bib) have the field doi, some have url and some have both. I would like to edit the bibliography style file (.bst) so that, if doi ...
1
vote
1answer
27 views

Strange behavior of \bibliographystyle{ieeetr} for inproceedings

I cannot figure out why the bibiographystule ieeetr (or IEEEtrans) is putting the city in parenthesis in the bibliography listing: Here is the bibtex entry: @InProceedings{McCarthy1993, Title ...
0
votes
1answer
37 views

How can i use BibTex to cite a software?

I want to cite a software in the following format author name, software name, version number, year, available at url pointing to the software in BibTex....plz help...
1
vote
1answer
43 views

How to set the Bibliography title for BibTex in Pandoc

I currently render my thesis with Markdown files as source, and want to generate a PDF output. I use the following command for that: pandoc --template template.latex --standalone --chapters \ ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

Unwanted left margin in bibtex bibliography

I am trying to set up a bibliography with the jneurosci style that comes with MiKTeX, but the bibliography is not left aligned with the rest of the text, but has a small extra margin. This is my ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

How do you cite a reprinted book? [duplicate]

I have this entry in BibTeX. @book{christensen1979mechanics, title={Mechanics of composite materials}, author={Christensen, RM}, year={1979}, publisher={Wiley-Interscience, New York, NY} } ...
3
votes
1answer
55 views

What's the `biblatex` capacity?

I'm reading the biblatexpackage documentation. In fact, the table 4 describes the reference size capacities of bibtex8 but never give us a comparison or data about the biber capacity and I want to ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

Custom field output on Bibliography

There's how I could make a custom field which outputs another parameter on the bibliograhy entry? @misc{example, url={www.example.com} urldate={20/12/2015} note= {Access on: $urldate. Avaliable on: ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

sequence of bibliography items getting ramdomly altered [duplicate]

I'm trying to write bibliography using biblitex and have declared 15 items. eg.: @Article{1, title={article 1}, author={name}, booktitle={} } @Article{2, title={article 2}, ...
1
vote
0answers
39 views

How to suppress brackets in bibliography with Beamer and natbib [closed]

I routinely use XeLaTeX, BibTeX, and natibib in my papers with Chicago style references. No problems--been working for decades. When I make a Beamer presentation, however, the References section has ...
3
votes
1answer
68 views

BibTeX problem with math symbols

I'm using BibTex for my bibliography, for citing I'm using google scholar. I'm mainly having problems with math symbols: for example, one of the references is: @incollection{deitmar2005schemes, ...
0
votes
1answer
96 views

I couldn't open the database file for BibDesk

I have searched through many posts that address this problem, however, none of the solutions seem to be a fix. I am trying to compile my latex document using BibDesk on a 10.10.3 macbook but the ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

How to remove only year from a reference?

While I am citing references, I have some reference (web addresses) that I need to refer. They dont have year of publication. So, when I give year={} in bibtex, it is displaying () in the place of ...
1
vote
2answers
36 views

bibtex DOI/URL in Helvetica font

Bibtex seems to force Times font style for DOI numbers, against my font style Helvetica. Please consult: \begin{filecontents*}{test.bib} @article{foo2010, author = "Foo Bar", journal = "J.P.B.", ...
1
vote
1answer
23 views

apacite removes all author initials except the first in the reference list

I seem to have a problem with the apacite package. Let's take as an example a reference in which the author names are Buller, D.B. and Burgoon, J.K. This is what the full reference in the ...
0
votes
0answers
28 views

How to delete the unused Bibtex items in JabRef? [duplicate]

I'm writing the notes and using the software--JabRef v2.10 for managing the references. However, after revising my notes several times, I find that there are some unused Bibtex items. So how to ...
1
vote
0answers
41 views

BibTex in ACL formatting

I am writing a paper for a conference that follows ACL formatting, but I have not been able to use the .bib file I created which uses the BibTex format for citations. It seems to have its own citation ...
0
votes
1answer
60 views

Remove period at end of bibliography items [duplicate]

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \nocite{test1,test2} \bibliographystyle{plain} \bibliography{sample} \end{document} And the ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Bibtex compile error

Here the MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{cite} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \lipsum[1] \cite{cudos} \bibliography{/home/basip/Schreibtisch/eksamen/tes/source} ...
0
votes
0answers
44 views

remove quotation marks in the reference titles using longbibliography of revtex

I am writing a paper and for the bibliography I need to use revtex4-1 which produces the reference as: Author list, volume, page and (year). I need to add the title of the reference in there after ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Concise numbering [duplicate]

I am a beginner at LaTeX and I would like to know the answer to the following: If one has references [1,2,3,4] in a document, how does one change it to [1-4], i.e. to club them in the typeset ...
1
vote
1answer
34 views

Change citation label using multibbl package

I'm writing a document with two bibliographies, one for references and the other for links. My code is in this format: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{multibbl} \newbibliography{R} ...
0
votes
0answers
39 views

BibTex Author problem [duplicate]

I have a Problem with my BibTex Settings. When printing I want first name before surname. Right not it is the other way around. Also, if I have multiple authors, the first one is displayed surname, ...
1
vote
0answers
60 views

Why does \cite work but \citep and \ref do not?

I'm using a Makefile that was working which looks: # partly autogenerated, that's why it's so ugly! # say 'make V=1' to see the full build output ifndef V Q = @ Q_LATEX = sh -c 'echo -e " " `echo ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

BibTeX \bibdata{} and \bibstyle{} errors under MikTex 2.9 (under Windows Vista)

Why is it, when attempting to 'Build' (using Technics Centre, MikTeX 2.9 (under Windows Vista), that I get 2 error messages: BibTeX> I found no \bibdata command--while reading file ...
0
votes
1answer
45 views

Cannot run .bib file on TeXmaker

This question is indeed similar to this one: I open my Bibliographie.bib file in Texmaker and push the F11 button to "run" the file but then get Process started I couldn't open file name ...
0
votes
1answer
62 views

Bibliography with author names as last, first

I want to show in the bibliography, the authors last name first then the first name. How to do that? Please refer to the attached code and bib file. I have many references in bib file but for ...
1
vote
0answers
12 views

Missing bibliography citation not indicated in the bibtex log [closed]

The bibtex log in texstudio tells me that " process ended normally ", however the citation JEC04 is represented in the pdf as "??". After inspection of the bibliography with Jabref, I noticed that I ...
1
vote
0answers
23 views

No abbr for 2014 citations in dcu bibtex style

I'm using dcu style (on harvard style) as obligatory. I just found an issue hard to pass. Problem is with more than four authors articles from 2014 (just this year!). So in the text for 5 authors ...
0
votes
0answers
23 views

Problem Running PDFTextify

Hi I am running PDFTextify for my file. Trying to find have a way to include the abstracts of references in the reference list. I used abstract style but get names in the text rather than numbers. I ...
1
vote
0answers
34 views

biblatex generated bibliography in thebibliography environment [duplicate]

Some journals ask to put the references in thebibliography environment. It is easy to do this using bibtex. One just finds the bbl file and paste everything in there, to the main text. However, I ...
1
vote
1answer
31 views

Problem bibtex url slash

In my .bib archive I have the next reference: @misc{Quora, title = {In optimization, why is Newton's method much faster than gradient descent?}, howpublished = ...
2
votes
0answers
23 views

agsm.bst: change color of the field “Author”

is there any way to change the color of the authors reported in the bibilography, using agsm style? I know is not correct, but it would make much easier to identify the authors in looooong ...
2
votes
0answers
43 views

multibib: wrong label?

I would like to produce a document with two lists of references. One should have numbered items, another should have "E" prepended to the number. Here is my solution that does not work ...
0
votes
1answer
48 views

“Package inputenc Error” when using biblatex with accented characters

I'm getting errors such as this: Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:ärt not set up for use w and this Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:é\isdot\ifblank not set when trying to compile a ...
2
votes
0answers
51 views

How to enumerate latex used bibliography list? [duplicate]

I'm having problems enumerating my bibliography list. I'm using these lines to define my bibliography style: \usepackage[sort,authoryear]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{apalike} I know I could use: ...
0
votes
1answer
25 views

BibTex: misc reference always comes first in Bibiliography

I'm using BibTex to make my bibliography. However, I did not use in-text citations, so am manually inputting all of my entries in Latex using \nocite{Reference} in the order I specifically want them ...
0
votes
0answers
40 views

natbib same author same year: cite as “a”, “b” etc

In the below file, I wanted the three references to be cited as Inger et al 2006a, Inger et al 2006b and Inger et al 2006c. This answer seems to achieve what I want, but requires fiddling with the ...
3
votes
1answer
46 views

How to create bib file from only keys, not AUX file, with JabRef?

These questions ask how to create a small .bib file with the references used in a paper from a larger one in general and in Windows. Here, I ask how to export the references from JabRef, if you only ...