{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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Having natbib.bst accessible on Mac OS X [duplicate]

While running bibtex I'm getting the following error : I couldn't open style file natbib.bst I guess the problem is that bibtex can't find natbib.bst, how can I solve this problem ?
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show conference location using bibtex and texstudio

I am facing issues displaying the location of conference in my thesis bibliography. I am using TexStudio and used a templete which has the bibliography style set as "plain".I have seen this related ...
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Can't display article titles in the bibliography using utphys.bst

I'm using utphys.bst bibtex style which does not display titles for article entries..! See the following picture, where an article, an electronic source and a book have been cited in the text: I'd ...
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Citation not found? [closed]

I have just started with Latex, but have read several guides. I get the following error : Citation `Chaparro2011DataDriven' on page 2 undefined Empty `thebibliography' environment ...
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Is there a preferred capitalization style for reference types in BibTeX/biblatex?

When looking at examples of reference lists, I've seen three capitalization styles used for reference types in .bib files: @misc @Misc @MISC I notice the all-lowercase style appears to be the most ...
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spacing between lines in per entry of bibliography

I am using Easy-Thesis template to write my thesis. I downloaded this template from writelatex website. I am using natbib to format my bibliography style. This generate nice layout for the ...
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Dashify in lingproc

I'm using lingproc.bst (http://www.lel.ed.ac.uk/~pgc/archive/1998/lingproc.bst) and lingproc.sty (http://www.lel.ed.ac.uk/~pgc/archive/temp/latex/sty/lingproc.sty). At the bottom of the latter, it ...
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multiple bibliographies in thesis

I am writing my PhD thesis using TeXmaker. %---------------------Preamble---------------% \documentclass[b5paper,twoside,10pt,openany]{book} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} ...
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Natbib and an organisation as an author

Using the APA style in natbib, and one of the authors is the "Department of Education". I use { } to keep the citation as a single author. However, because there is no "second part" to the citation, ...
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Concatenate 2 Bibtex files [duplicate]

Is it possible to concatenate two BibTeX .bib-files? E.g. to write: \include{child.bib} into my parent.bib?
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Mulitibib not linking to all .bib files wanted

I am running LaTeX on a Mac and am having problems trying to use the multibib package. the code I am running is (linking to relevant .bib files): \usepackage{multibib} \newcites{h}{Reference List ...
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Bibliography showing “and” instead of “&”

I'm using natbib and the apj style file, and when the bibliography compiles it shows "and" in the author list (and in journal abbreviations) instead of "&". How do I change that so it shows ...
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Change period after the title

I will loose my nerves here... Please help me with this crazzy bibtex style code. I want to change my bibtex style file in order to change the dot after the authors and the title with the comma: ...
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Completely lost with BibTeX

I'm new to LaTeX, and have managed to transfer an essay I'd written in Word into LaTeX fairly satisfactorily, but I'm now trying to sort out the bibliography using BibTeX and I'm completely lost. I ...
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Problem using bibtex with natbib - “couldn't open style file natbib.bst”

I am migrating across laptops. In my old laptop I have a .tex file which works just fine. However, when I use the same .tex and compile it in a new laptop in which I just installed the proTeXt system, ...
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LaTeX Warning: Empty `thebibliography' environment on input line 3

I have a problem with my bibliography. Though my bib file is not empty, I get the message that it is. Also my .bbl file is empty. This is my document: \documentclass[10pt, a4paper]{Thesis} ...
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bibtex style modification

I'm attempting to modify the .bst file. I've used merlin with a .dbj file as input, but can't manage to alter minor items I need to alter: name suffix, e.g. Jr., III, after the full name (not after ...
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2 different bibliographies

I'm writing my thesis and I would like to make 2 "bibliography" references: The first one would be for the publications I'm in and the second one for external references. I've made one *.bib file ...
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Formatting of institution as author with natbib and numbered references

I am editing a document to be submitted to an Elsevier journal. The Elsevier document class uses natbib to handle references. I am encountering a problem with the appearance of references that have an ...
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Role of swap$ in bibinfo.check function in makebst created bst file

I try to understand a makebst created bst file. It has a function called bibinfo.check. The function is defined as: FUNCTION {bibinfo.check} { swap$ duplicate$ missing$ { pop$ pop$ ...
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Bibtex-like macros organising software

From what I gather (I don't use them, and have never actually managed to get it to work - though this is not my issue), bibtex/biber uses a database of references, alongside an ancillary file created ...
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Initials in the bibliography. firstinits/uniquename not working correctly in biblatex?

Consider two MWEs (minimum working examples): \RequirePackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents}{\jobname.bib} @article{Delbaen1998, year={1998}, title={Title3}, author={Delbaen, F.}, } ...
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natbib: combining chicago style and sorting by appearance

I would like my citations to be formatted according to the Chicago style, and at the same time numbered by order of appearance. The sort&compress option does work as expected using unsrt ...
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mactex-basic and authordate1 style

Need some help.. I installed the light version of MacTeX (BasicTeX), and found out that it doesn't contain the 'authordate1' bibtex style that I need. I downloaded that style on CTAN in a ZIP file ...
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Using normal IEEEtran bibliography style, but also citing with author names

I would like to use the IEEEtran bibliography style as usual, but I would also like to write sentences like "Doe and Smith used X Y Z". I would like that to be automatic. ie, I will write ...
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Bibtex JabRef and moderncv

I am trying to create my cv using moderncv class. Everything look fine until the publication section. I have a publication database under the title "publications.bib" that is created in JabRef. I want ...
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Problem between hyperlink and bibtex

I am using hyperref and BibTeX for my thesis. Everything works perfectly, when the citation is in the normal text i.e. the hyperlink is created to the bibliography and in the bibliography is done the ...
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@misc bibtex entry is not citing correctly

I'm using an @misc bibtex entry to cite a government website in my thesis. The Bibliography compiles fine, but within the text the citation is included twice. for example text text (cite, cite). Any ...
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Problem in numbering and showing the references

Does anyone knows why the numbering is weird like this? How can I fix it? Coscia M. Cosica, F. Gianootti, and D. Pedreschi,“ A Classification for Community Discovery Methods in Complex Networks,” ...
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How should I use BibTeX in TeX Live 2013? [duplicate]

Can anybody simply tell me how should I use BibTeX in TeX Live 2013? I saved my references in a .bib file and I write the following in my .tex file: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} ...
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List Bibliography twice: numerical in order of appearance, then alphabetically

I am using BibTex and the natbib package. I have a numbered bibliography that lists citations in order of appearance. I'd like to reprint the bibliography at the end but in alphabetical order. ...
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Change order in bibtex

I would like to change the naming of some references and perhaps gain an understanding on how bibtex orders references. These are my references @article{nitaj06a, author = {Abderrahmane ...
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Bibliography using Texshop and Mendeley export

Latex does not seem generate any bibliography. I use the minimal working example: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \bibliographystyle{plain} \citet{Blavatskyy2011} \bibliography{library} ...
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Indent citations at bibliography [closed]

I'm using bibtex along with natbib package (option with numbers) to generate the bibliography, but I noticed a wrong indentation (blue line in figure) of lines after the first one. Is it possible to ...
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Author not showing with IEEEtran and natbib

I am using a template for a conference. See file icmcsmc2014.sty. They define IEEEtran as bibtex environment. Now I really want to display the name of the author on some citations. Normally I would ...
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Semi-colon after first author, comma after multiple authors in bibliography

I'm working on a bst file for a journal with very peculiar formatting instructions for the references section. Namely, the references section needs to do the following. Feature a semi-colon after ...
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Revtex generating corrupt .bib file

I am trying to write a report using RevTeX to format my document. Here is a MWE: \documentclass{revtex4-1} \begin{document} Some text \cite{article} \bibliography{bibliography} \end{document} This ...
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Sorting references in both number and alphabetic manner

Consider the following text \documentclass[pageno]{jpaper} \begin{document} Technology has been introduced in various ways \cite{HAR02}. One of them is the usage of mobile phones\cite{LIU07, ...
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Latex: "I can't find file *.aux [closed]

I recently installed Ubuntu 12.04 and TexLive (latest, 2012/Debian). When I want to compile a tex file into a PDF, I always receive the following error: >latex FILENAME.tex > >... some ...
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Reference full website title with BibTeX

When citing a website in Latex, not the full name is displayed. I already tried to change to @MISC, but with no result. My bibtex reference: @ONLINE{SiteMesh, title = {SiteMesh Home}, ...
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BibTeX: Author's surname followed by multiple initials

I'm having some difficulty trying to get BibTeX to show an Author's surname followed by multiple initials in my bibliography. I have quite a large bibliography and I have several authors, including ...
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Bold labels and more with custom bibtex bst and author-year

I have the requirement to print the labels for the entries in the bibliography in bold, replace the , between multiple authors (if any) with ; and end them with :. The following picture is an example ...
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How to cite an exhibition catalogue with bibtex

I'm trying to cite an exhibtion catalogue, but I cannot find the right entry type for the bib file. I'm using Texmaker 3.5.2 to write the source code, Tex Live 2012 is my distribution and the command ...
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How to use BibTex correctly

I've tried to write this into a .tex file and in the same folder in which this file is put, I've added a bibli.text file. .tex file's code \documentclass{article} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} ...
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bibtex: order references as in bibtex file

I am working with the cite package for ieeetran document class and am using a separate bibtex file for managing the references. I wanted the references in my pdf to appear in the order in which I ...
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technical report citation in bibtex

How can I remove the word (Technical report) from the output of bibtex when using Harvard style? @techreport{doornik1994practical, title={A practical test for univariate and multivariate ...
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How can I make a Curriculum Vitae or Resume in *Tex with variable length?

I'd like to make a template of sorts for a Curriculum Vitae. While there seem to be plenty of examples online of CVs using TeX, I'm looking for an easy way to include everything in the file, but ...
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Don't show bibliography heading if there aren't any citations

We use LaTeX to generate PDF documents dynamically from the web. Sometimes reports have bibliography citations, and sometimes they don't. At the end of our LaTeX document, we have a bibliography ...
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Problem with citation and PDFLatex [closed]

Compile a tex file with Pdflatex under winEdt 7.0. 1) All the references were listed, but in the text, it is [?] rather than the reference number. And the computer complaint: Latex warning: Citation ...
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How to force a certain sorting of two .bib entries?

So there are two articles I'm citing in a paper, here are their BibTeX entries: @incollection{ShapiroSI, Author = {Stewart Shapiro}, Booktitle = {Identity and Modality}, Date-Added = ...