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Missing letter identification in bibliography for two papers with same author and year. (Natbib+BibTex+makebst)

I've made a custom .bst file, using makebst. When using Natbib, I get for two papers in the same year and author, a letter identifying the two papers as "a" and "b" in the citation. Sadly, no letter ...
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why all the bibliography files are not showing in the pdf?

I have 10 references and im using TeXmaker but only 6 are showing after compiling it.Here is my tex file \documentclass[12pt, a4paper]{report} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{url} ...
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How to tell bibtex to ignore the citations in the abstract when numbering the references?

I use the IEEEtran bibliography style for my article. By default, the first-cited reference cited in the document is numbered as [1], the second one as [2], and so on. This seems to be IEEE's ...
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Author's initials in longbibliography for revtex4-1 aps style

I'm using the aps option for a revtex4-1 documentclass, and I'd like the bibliography to print the article titles. However, the longbibliography option also writes out the author's full names, as ...
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weird output for references created by JabRef

Hi All here is a minimal??!! of my code, the output I get is like the image, please help me , I don't know how to run it correctly \begin{document} \cleardoublepage % ---- Bibliography ---- ...
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BibTex not working in Texmaker 3.5.2

I have the following tex-code where I tried using bibtex: \documentclass[preprint,3p,twocolumn,authoryear]{elsarticle} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{cite} ...
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not all of references have bib what should i do?

I have some papers that I could not find their .bib , but how can I do in a way that if I have written some of them by hand , the rest could be written using the .bib files how is it possible ? I ...
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Error “You can't pop an empty literal stack” in theapa.bst

I'm drafting a scientific journal article and seem to have encountered a problem with the .bst file provided by the journal. Here is a minimal example.tex: \documentclass[twoside,11pt]{article} ...
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Hack of .bst to add urldate in @misc in BibTex with natbib

Trying to add urldate to my bst-file. I have the entry as: ENTRY { address ... url urldate ... year } With the two functions defining url and urldate: FUNCTION ...
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citation DIN 1505 Teil 2 or DIN ISO 690 using texmaker in ubuntu

I am using texmaker under Ubuntu. I need to use DIN 1505 Teil 2 or DIN ISO 690 for bibliography. Which means in the text and for referencing a citation I want to have [Author name, year]. At the time ...
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Trouble with referencing elements from bibliography

I am currently writing my bachelor's thesis, and have been having some trouble with Bibtex. I created a Bibliography successfully through Mendeley - However, the way the ressources are listed are as ...
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How do I add my publications to my CV?

I am a beginner in latex. I want to add my publication to my CV. I'm using Plasmati Graduate CV (http://www.latextemplates.com/template/plasmati-graduate-cv) which is run with xelatex. I also use ...
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BibTex with APACite is not generating citations correctly where author has multiple papers in the same year

I am using APACite with BibTex and can't seem to get the citations right in cases where a single lead author has multiple papers in the same year. Problem 1: Using shortcite I expect a paper with ...
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Problem with bibtex

I do not know what I am doing wrong but I have been stuck for about an hour now trying to get bibtex to work. Here is my latex code \documentclass{article} \begin{document} hallo ...
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Avoid white space in references

I have used latex for preparation of my thesis. My references look like following. How to avoid white space in the references?
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Force using same citation style

(EDITED) I cite two following articles using \cite{..} (apa6 class) In bibfile: @InProceedings{a, title={a}, author={Alast, Afirst and Blast, Bfirst and Clast, Cfirst}, year={2010} } ...
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Remove comma after optional argument in Natbib

I want to be able to add optional arguments surrounding my references with Natbib, using \citep [see][for review]{besnard2012reconsolidation}, but my output is (see Besnard et al., 2012, for ...
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Double citation problem with apacite and BibTeX

When I attempt to insert an APA citation like so: \cite[5.]{law1966money} With the BibTeX entry looking like this: @book{law1966money, title={Money and trade considered}, author={Law, John}, ...
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Url in reference clickable but with link truncated [duplicate]

I have a problem with a references using BibTeX and IEEEbib. In my bibliography file (in the subfolder bib) there is this a reference with howpublished that produce this output: ...
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Printing the bibliographic entries in a bib file that are not cited in the document [duplicate]

I am using a bibtex to manage my references in LaTeX by cite package. The normal behavior of this package is printing a bibliography of all cited references in the document, however, I want its ...
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Bibtex database formatting for australian standard refferencing

I'm trying to throw australian standards into my bibtex database, could someone throw up an example that I can follow? specifically I'm trying to do AS2865-1995 which covers confined spaces work
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How to force bibtex to use “\:” between second and last names in gost705?

Say we have an author "Armstrong, Andrey Vasilievich" and we want bibtex to generate Armstrong\:A.\:V. what shall we change in gost705 style? I tried to play with FUNCTION {format.names} yet I always ...
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How to make shure there is a “~” between all bibtex formating data and user provided stuff?

I want to make sure there is a ~ in something like \newblock {\cyr\textnumero}~{11-1 (39)}. instead of \newblock {\cyr\textnumero} {11-1 (39)}. So I have bibtex record alike this has in it a ...
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Please, advice which bibtex style to use

I am looking for a bibtex style which would format a reference to a journal article as follows: Feinberg E L Sov. Phys. Usp. 23 629 (1980) i.e., (1) no punctuation, (2) no dots after initials, (3) ...
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abbreviated references

I'm trying to get the reference list be the smallest possible as I need the space, but when I try: \bibliographystyle{abbrv} \bibliography{bibliography.bib} I still get a list of references that ...
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How to have full bibliography items on a page using beamer?

I would like to have full bib entries in my beamer slides so tried to follow How can I prevent page break between lines of a paragraph or bibliography entry? It suggests putting ...
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I need to insert the bibitem based on the harvard reference style label

Could anyone help me on this one. FUNCTION {output.bibitem} { newline$ "\bibitem" write$ make.full.names duplicate$ label = 'skip$ { "{" label * "}" * write$ } if$ "[" swap$ * "(" * ...
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Problem with acmsmall citations

I have a problem using the acmsmall package (which can be found here), which can be reproduced with the following MWE. test.tex \documentclass{acmsmall} \begin{document} \cite{a,b} ...
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bibtex problem with year vs date in book entry [duplicate]

So I need to use a custom bibtex style for my thesis, and I have a bibtex entry like @book{Grupen, author={Grupen, Claus}, title={{Big Bang Nucleosynthesis}}, publisher={Astroparticle ...
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bibtex - how to check .bst for errors

Im trying to create bibliography with bibtex, it took me quite a long time to find good styling file for bibtex which suits my needs. The deal is, that it hadnt ONLINE reference function, so I used ...
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BibTeX: Different labels for first and following citations

At my institute, there are very strict regulations regarding the citation style. For the first in-text citation for three or more authors, the reference should look like this: (Author1, Author2, ...
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Reference title does not show properly

My latex file works fine until I inserted an algorithm to the document. Then the tile of the bibliography did not show up properly. \documentclass[ijoc,nonblindrev]{informs3} ...
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What BibTeX style generates inline refs like [1] AND displays URL in the references list?

All the styles I tested either: Display [Author (Year)] inline, and with URL in the ref list; or Display [1] inline, but no URL in the ref list. Is there a style that displayes [1] inline AND ...
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How to start with BST file

I am writing a paper for a journal. The support team of this journal sent me a BST file, for reference, but I am a newbie with LaTex and have no idea how to start. I put the BST file into the same ...
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Can't link latex document up to bibliography

I used latex years ago and am trying to use it again but I am having troubles. I was able to get the document formed and working in APA like I wanted using apa6 (although page numbers are alternating ...
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Add parentheses in year in modified plain.bst file

I need to correct a paper for a Japanese Journal, that was used for a conference. In the guidelines for Journal, it is stated that references should be: Name of author(s): "Title", Name of ...
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Remove hyperlink number after bibliography entry

I started a new report, with references managed by a .bib file. When I compile it I get a clickable number after each reference (see image). Do you have any suggestion on how to remove these numbers? ...
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Changing thebibliography style

I'm editing a book written by multiple authors. We ha agreed on formatting the bibliography using bibtex with the style \bibliographystyle{spmpsci}. However, some of the authors used the ...
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Changing position of editor in Bibtex style file

I am referring to an author appearing in a collection. This is what my bibtex entry looks like: @InCollection{goguel78, author = {Goguel, J.}, title = {Scale-dependent rockslide mechanisms, with ...
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Natbib doesn't add a's and b's to same-author-same-year references

I am using natbib with bibtex8 in lyx to get my references sorted. It all seems to work fine except that natbib does not properly deal with "same-author-same-year" references. Rather than giving me: ...
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Bibtex “I couldn't open file name 'article.tex' ”

I have tried getting bibtex to work using the latex filename bibtex filename latex filename latx filename commands I DID NOT USE bibtex mybib and I still get the error "I couldn't open file name ...
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substituting “and others” for “et al.” in the bst file

I have several references for which I do not have the last authors. In the bibtex file, references have: author = {Author1 and Author2 and Author3 and Author4 and Author5 and Author6 and others} ...
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How do I refer to a 'part' in a book?

I have a book where the content table looks like this: PART1: chapter 1 chapter 2 chapter 3 PART2: chapter 4 chapter 5 ... PART3: Appendix A ... I want to reference all the ...
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Why many BibTeX styles under LyX don't work?

I'm testing a well-formatted bib file with a single entry, @misc{various_authors_main_2015, title = {Main {Page}}, copyright = {Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License}, url = ...
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Problem when setting bibliography, thesis not showing now

my problem is when setting the bibliography in texmaker everything was going of until bibtex found an & character in one of the fields it complain about that so I deleted but it start using the ...
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Author names: dash in abbreviation and two character initials

I have two problems with BibTeX I have not been able to work around. The first problem is names of the form Jean-Jacques Rousseau, which BibTeX abbreviates to Rousseau, J.J., whereas what I want is ...
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babelbib styles format first and second author names differently

I use babelbib and I have a source with two authors. Contrarily to when using the plain bib style, as soon as I switch to babplain, the author names are formatted like this: [1] Müller, Jan und Eva ...
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Changing the formatting of article-type bibliographic entries

I am writing my Ph.D. thesis in latex. Problem is that in the bibliography, Journal number should appear within parenthesis and just after the journal volume where the article was published. But it ...
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not able to add new citations [closed]

So I have been using TexStudio for a few months and I have written a paper with it. However I have a problem. Each time I want to add a new citation I get (?) on the paper and citation 'xyz' on page x ...
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Why are BibTeX and friends separate programs?

Let us compare two tasks that would appear quite similar, at least to my untrained eye: Managing a table of contents and creating a bibliography. In both cases, it involves creating separate files ...