{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.

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Natbib produces different output than expected

I'm preparing a submission to a journal that expects citations in the format [Author(year)]. Based on the examples in, for example, this answer, abbrvnat seems to fit my requirements. Unfortunately, ...
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How do I combine the `directory' package and the g-brief2 class?

I am struggelling to combine the directory package with the g-brief2 class. Any help is highly appreciated. I constructed a working minimal example with the directory package within an article, which ...
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\bibentry producing dashes for authors with custom bst

I made a custom .bst file using makebst and chose the option for producing a long dash for repeated author names in the bibliography (option nmdash,nmd-3). (I'm using bibtex with natbib and ...
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Biblatex: Id. in lieu of Ibid.

I have what I thought would be a very simple question, but has turned out to be much more difficult. Using biblatex and the verbose-inote style, I would like to redefine for footcite Ibid as Id. and ...
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Reference showing up as [?] [duplicate]

My reference in a LaTeX file I'm writing keeps showing up as [?]. I have no idea why. I watched a video on YouTube about how to use BibTeX, followed it step by step exactly, and it still won't work. ...
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What bibliography style(s) (for bibtex) to use for a french computer science (engineering) thesis?

I want an author-date style which has a french version possibly for now I have \bibliography{my-bib-file} \bibliographystyle{apalike} Thanks a lot
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Remove bibtex entries using older bibtex files

I have a master .bib file (call it master.bib) holding >2500 entries. I've changed research directions since it was first created, and I would like to remove the older entries from my master file ...
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How to sort my bibliography alphabetically? [closed]

I use BibTeX to write the references. But LaTeX change the order of the references (I have written them alphabetically). So, what LaTeX does, is to put them in an order how there exist in the text. ...
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\cite command prints both 'et al' and all the authors names

I am using the following citation @article{valuation-basket-credit, title={Valuation of basket credit derivatives in the credit migrations environment}, author={Bielecki, T.R. and Cr{\'e}pey, S. ...
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Sorting references by first author's first name [closed]

I am writing a paper to a journal that requires me the bibliography using numbers in brackets and ordered by authors first name as the following example shows: [1] B. Newman and E.T. Liu, Perspective ...
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How do i change the language of the output in bibtex?

My problem is the output language of my bibliography. It outputs edition in english and I need it to be in danish which is oplag. [![enter image description here][1]][1] How do i change that? Bibtex ...
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Inserting colon after editors with bibtex

I am using bibtex and I have created my own style file. Unfortunately there is one option I could not find yet: I want to insert a colon after the editors' names in an incollection. Now it looks ...
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BibTex can't find my .bib file, and appears to be looking in the wrong places

I have spent a rather frustrating few hours trying to get TexWorks to work with either or both of BibTex or biber. I tried running the minimal example \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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error in bibliography [duplicate]

what does following warning information means? LaTeX Warning: Citation `Aneniyi2014' on page 1 undefined on input line 68. which result ? symbol instead of citation and paper is not listed in ...
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How to reference a whole library in Latex using different directory?

I have been trying to use a whole library and then use the in-text citation method to compile a reference section. I am getting stuck when I try to reference the whole library which is in a different ...
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How to convert csv file to bibtex? [closed]

I have a csv file of the database Springer as follows: Columns Item Title,Publication Title,Book Series Title,Journal Volume,Journal Issue,Item DOI,Authors,Publication Year,URL,Content Type Data ...
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Keep the citation number in the document incremnted consecutively

I have use the \bibliographystyle{ieeetr} before as style for my Bibliography but when I wanted to add URL to the article entry, The ieeetr style did not recognize the URL. Therefore I changed the ...
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Bibliography and \cite{} in different files; problem when compiling master file

I am writing my dissertation in LaTeX and as it's a long document I have split up the chapters into separate .tex files and am compiling them from a master .tex file: \documentclass[]{report} ...
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Bold journal volume number in formatted bibliographic item

I've downloaded a biochemistry journal .bst. It works phenomenally great, except that it italicizes the volume number in entries of type @article - I want the volume number to be unitalicized, but ...
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Italicizing and Underlining journal and book titles respectively

I am trying to customize the bibtex environment using spbasic.bst file according to this answer. I would like to italicize journal titles while underlining book titles. Now if we provide command ...
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How can I cite a reference in french (“et” instead of “and” between author names)?

I'm currently writing my thesis, and I'm need to cite a reference using "et" instead of "and" between author names, for example: Copin-montégut et Avril (1995)
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biblatex: string manipulation after processing of bibtex @STRING

I am using biblatex 3.1 in conjunction with some BibTeX (.bib) files. These files begin with @STRING macros like @STRING{CUP="Cambridge University Press"} and contain entries that have this form: ...
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Acronym in the paper title does not appear in uppercase in reference list

I created bibliography using BibTeX. I am using IEEETran style. The paper title in the references list does not show acronyms in upper case. e.g UDP and TCP is shown as udp and tcp.
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Error: In-text citation same author, different year

Hi I have a problem citing sources for the same author for different years. My code is like author says blabla \citep{Moore:2007aa,Moore:2006aa,Moore2004aa} and what I want is author says ...
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I'm having trouble using citation styles in BibLaTeX [duplicate]

I'm having some slight issues with citation styles. I want Harvard style citations, in the form of (Bethe, 1939). Here is my code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper]{article} %\usepackage[top=1in, ...
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make \cite{my_references to show only title at particular place in latex document

I am working with bibtex in latex. And I write references using bibtex.Its done. But want to print specific entries (year or title etc) of .bib file particularly at specific places in my document. How ...
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Paste the content in .bbl file to the .tex file without the \bibinfo{author}, \newblock

When prepare the manuscript with tex file, I need to paste the content in .bbl file into the tex file before submitting. I would like to know how to obtain a simple bibitem. For example, this is one ...
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Import .bib file into .tex file

How can I import a .bib (Latex Bibliography) file into a .tex (Latex)? There must be separate files but there must be a bibliography into the .tex file.
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Apacite: Supress URL % DOI except for Web Pages

I am using apacite with natbib and have all my literature in Mendeley. I just found how to supress the URL in the bibliography when DOI is present (Linebreak in url). However, I`d like to supress ...
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Bibtex remove numbers on top, enable hanging indention, remove numbers beside citation

Hello So I have three problems: 1) How can you remove the two numbers on top of the word reference? 2) How do you remove the number before the citation? 3) And how do you make the second line indent? ...
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chapterbib as section not chapter

I am writing my thesis and I need each chapter to have its own bibliography at the end of every chapter. I have gotten this to work using the following: \usepackage{chapterbib} ...
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jurabib, I only want to show “ibid. (as in no.*)”

I cited once in page 1. When I cite the same article in page 2, it keeps showing the full title. This takes a lot of space when I have a lot of citations. I would like to only have "Authors, ...
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\printbibliography fails output

I am trying to get running the example of Sharelatex. Though the output PDF I \printbibliography just won't do its job. I do get 3 errors as well, but I am unable to figure out how to solve this ...
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Special character in bibliography

I can't put special characters like "ö" or umlaut "ü" in a bib entry, in spite of following the suggestions e.g. at How to write “ä” and other umlauts and accented letters in bibliography? and ...
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BibTeX error when trying to compile an entry

@ELECTRONIC{ios9, author = {{Apple Inc.}, month = {September}, year = {2015}, title = {iOS Security}, url = {https://ssl.apple.com/business/docs/iOS_Security_Guide.pdf/}, timestamp = ...
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How to make numbered and ordered references for a paper to be submitted to a Springer journal?

I have a bibtex file like following: @inproceedings{NWS-2003, Author = {W.Nejdl and M.Wolpers and W.Siberski and C.Schmitz and M.Schlosse and I.Brunkhorst and A.Loser}, ...
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BibTex not working with TexShop when changing from version 2.43 to 3.51

I am trying to write a document in Latex (TexShop 3.51) in my MacOs with the following format: \documentclass[11pt, twoside]{report} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Bibtex creating subitems when not asked?

I've been struggling to slowly add references with bibtex to my documents. I created this MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[brazil]{babel} \usepackage{babelbib} \usepackage{lipsum} ...
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Bibtex using the wrong language!

I need to type a bibliography to my final graduation work (in brazilian portuguese) and I am facing a problem with BibTeX. Whenever I add in information like "Edition", it doesn't translate the word ...
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Modify a generated Biblatex file to add extra fields (post processing)

The reference manager I use (Zotero), does not support certain fields which I want to use (e.g. DOI for book selection). Is there some tool to automatically add a field + value to a certain BibTex ...
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IEEE Style Using BibDesk and texshop

I am trying to get the reference list compiled in TeXShop I do not know what I'm doing wrong I created a file in bibDesk and I put it in the same file that i have my .tex file in, and I even named ...
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Is there a package that allows a citation style of [Author, year] [number]?

I want to display citations using a mix of apalike and ieeetr styles, something like: [Chaitin, 1992 [3]] Is there a BibTeX or Biblatex package that supports this style? (Or a way to tweak ...
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Difficulty of bbl file

I am using Texmaker for this, and I have put in the following in the .bbl file, \begin{thebibliography}{} @Article{Johnson, author = {Edgar G. Johnson and Alfred O. Nier}, title = {Angular ...
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How can I force an element of a citation to be displayed in the bibliography?

I would like to have an "unsorted" bibliography (i.e. order of appearance), but I would also like to show the title of the articles in the bibliography. Can I force bibtex to show the title? Or is ...
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Combine “apalike” and “unsrt” bibliography sytles

I am using bibtex and would like my bibliography to be in the style "apalike" but I would also like my citations listed in order of appearance (as opposed to alphabetically). Is there any simple way ...
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References with bibtex [duplicate]

Sorry if this is the umpteenth post about references; I've read quite a few but can't seem to solve my problem, so here it goes. I want to reference articles by storing all article descriptions in a ...
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Error when we are using \DefineBibliographyStrings . How to correct it?

When I am trying to use \DefineBibliographyStrings with this codes, \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage{biblatex} \DefineBibliographyStrings{english}{% bibliography = {References}, references = ...
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BiBTex related query

I have a question regarding BibTex. In order to create a bibliography, I manually enter the details of the publication in question into BibTex. Is there some sort of tool/software that can generate ...
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How to cite Usenet’s articles

How can I correctly cite a Usenet’s entry in bibTeX? I began by doing: @online{godwinDeclaration, Author = {Mike Godwin}, url = {news:1991Aug18.215029.19421@eff.org}, date = ...
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Embolden multiple author names in BibTeX controlled by list in .tex file

I would like to embolden certain author names in a BibTeX reference section. The list of highlighted authors should be controlled from the .tex source file. This solution shows how to do this for a ...