{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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Aa to Å at reference list

How do I sort the reference list alphabetic so Aa is at the bottom of the list? I use bibtex to sort references. Okay, this is how it looks: \input{preamble} \begin{document} ........ \...
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URLs in bibliography: LaTeX not breaking line as expected

I am trying to include long URLs in a bibliography, but those often overflow into the margin of the document. I have seen a number of questions about breaking URLs in bibliography, but after trying ...
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How to order citations in bibtex of same author's papers

I am using an \bibliographystyle{apalike}. I like that the citations are ordered alphabetically. But, If I have some papers of the same author with different year and co-authors, I would like that ...
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References in bibtex don't work

I can't understand why my references are not working. I'm using TeXstudio 2.10.6 , Windows 10 and MikTeX 2.9. Here the .tex file: \documentclass[12pt,twoside]{article} \begin{document} \cite{h} \...
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Issues with Harvard style citation implementation [closed]

I'm about to write a document, where I'm required to use Harvard citation style in alphabetical order. Now I've searched for a few solutions and found the package Harvard which seems to work so far. ...
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I have problems with the bibliography

I have problems with the bibliography This is my code: \documentclass[11pt, a4paper]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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Including DOI field in bibliography while using multibib package

I am new to Latex and I used multibib package and .bib file. Every thing works great except there is no DOI at the end of entities. All my entities in the bib file have DOI filed and url and I use ...
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Edition field in BibTeX: How to use “custom” entries?

As far as I know the recommended way to fill the edition field for BiBTeX entries is to use write out ordinal numbers capitalized such as edition = {Second} BibTeX then usually outputs "second ...
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Hyper-linking in BibTex references

I use BibTex library for adding references and for hyperlinking references I use following technique: @article{coggeshall1992group, title={\href{http://scitation.aip.org/content/aip/journal/jmp/33/...
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citations in pgfplotstable

So I'm calling data in to a pgfplotstable with \pgfplotstabletypeset[col sep=comma]{example.txt} which has been working fine, until I tried to include a citation in my example.txt file with \cite{...
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Bibliographystyle invalid, what am I doing wrong in my latex file or bibtex file?

I would like to add a reference list to my thesis latex file, but I am having some troubles with the style of my bibliography and the use of \addbibresource{Bibtexfile.bib} or \bibliography{...
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Endnote style within latex

I used EndNote to export references by using this Style Orient Pharm Exp Med.ens I have exported to make it lib.bib in order to use it in latex. in Latex, I use the following to define library: \...
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Unable to get pagebreak for References unless Figures move to bottom

\documentclass[12pt]{extarticle} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{amsfonts} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[colorinlistoftodos]{todonotes} \...
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bibentry vs. pagebackref option of hyperref within bibtex

There's a clash using the following minimal example with pdflatex and bibtex \documentclass{article} \usepackage{bibentry} \usepackage[pagebackref=true]{hyperref} \nobibliography* \begin{document} ...
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Problem with importing bibtex-file in a Thesis Template

For my bachelor thesis I downloaded a template made available by my university. However the standard bibliography part was using \begin{thebibliography} \end{thebibliography} Since I had already ...
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Is there anything like biblist for use with biblatex?

Is anyone aware of a modern tool that can be used with biblatexto produce a structured list of an entire BibTeX database, like to old \biblist\ under LaTeX 2.09?
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\citeauthor without natbib

I need to use a style file that does not allow use of natbib, but I still want to use something similar to the \citeauthor or \citet command from natbib. This is identical to this question, but that ...
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Change “et al.” to “and N other authors” or similar

I'm compiling a bibliography in which some author lists are very long (100+). I know about the "et al." option for BibTeX styles but instead of One, Two, Three, et al. (2016) or similar, I'd rather ...
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How can I use BibTeX to cite a web page?

I'm looking to cite a number of web pages using bibtex and I was wondering if there was a specific template of the form @<template name here> for doing that. If you could use the following ...
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Errors in a two column document in LyX

I am getting following errors when I select the two column option for ACS document class and link my bibtexstyle bibliography. The errors don't show when I have a single column document along with the ...
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Customizing eprints with conventional .bst bibtex styles

I am fairly happy with the way I can customize eprint references with Biblatex/biber, see below. I would like to know whether there is a way to achieve a similar result by solely relying on the ...
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How to make a citation reference-able?

I am using BibTex, and have created a citation: \cite{referenceName}. This produces a little number, e.g. [1]. How do I make the [1] clickable, so that it references me to the location of the BibTex ...
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Long bibliography options of BibTeX in RevTeX using LyX

I'd like to let titles appearing in a bibliography generated by BibTeX on LyX running RevTeX and using the style apsrev4-1.bst. In principle there is a longbibliography option one can use in the call ...
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Bibtex, Latex compiling

On several occations I have read instructions like "run Latex on your file, then run Bibtex, and afterwards run Latex again..." . I am using TeXstudio as editor and when compiling any tex-code I ...
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Placing a comma before a citation-related superscript number

According to the Chicago Manual of Style (section 14.21) "a note number should generally be placed at the end of a sentence or at the end of a clause. The number normally follows a quotation (whether ...
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simple way to use bibtex

I wrote a text using : \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report}, and \begin{thebibliography}{99}. Now I have to change and use ''bibtex''. I am completely unfamiliar with bibtex, What is a simple way ...
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Editors names don't show in bibliography

I use BibDesk. I use \bibliographystyle{apalike-fr} It is a chapter in an edited book. Only authors name appear, editors don't show at all. Here is how the reference looks like in the Bibliography. ...
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How to change .bst file to get a comma between publisher and year

I'm getting lost in the .bst file I created with "latex makebst". For a book entry, I chose the option %>>PUBLISHER ADDRESS: %<<PUBLISHER IN PARENTHESES: % %: (def) Publisher as normal ...
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How can I use separate .bib files in LaTeX?

I don't want to combine the .bib files in my LaTeX report to produce a single bibliography. Instead, I want to use separate .bib files: the first for the bibliography and the second for the webography....
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Seperate URLs for each bibliographic entry which refers to the same source, but to different page(s); + 1 URL for the source in the \printbibliography

When one wishes to cite a reference (and more specifically: a certain page 123 of a source) in a footnote, one can e.g. use \footfullcite[p.~123]{Bestbook}, in case the reference would be labeled ...
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How can I use BibTeX and Biblatex properly using vim LaTeX suite?

I just stated using the vim-LaTeX-suite. It works quite well, but I fail in using BibTeX. My vimrc file is the following. I use an external build order and I think this causes additional problems: ...
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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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BibTeX usage for modified Chicago-style Citations

I'm writing a conference paper which has a highly-non standard requirement on how citations and the bibliography will appear. Specifically, citations are to be numerical, inline with the text and ...
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Cite software/libraries using bibtex

I would like to cite some sofware libraries I am using in a program using bibtex, but I can't quite figure out how to make that work properly. An entry might look like this: @misc{CGAL, key = "...
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Setting an alphabetic citation style in LyX

How can I get LyX to use a different citation style? Instead of the numeric citations [1] I would like abbreviations of the author names and a 2-figure year: [EPR35]. I believe the alphaabbrv style ...
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Citing a linux manual page in bibtex?

I'd like to cite the man page for the iostat command. I found the @manual entry. Is this the accepted way of citing Linux man pages? I've populated the fields below based on what the man page says ...
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How to use unicode in URL in biblatex using xelatex?

Here's an example document: \documentclass[a4paper]{extreport} \usepackage[style=gost-numeric,defernumbers]{biblatex} \addbibresource{t.bib} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[russian]{...
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Order references alphabetically with “elsarticle-num-names.bst”

How Can I order my references alphabetically using the bibliographystyle "elsarticle-num-names.bst"? Here is a MWE, copied from the elsarticle template folder itself: elsarticle-template.tex: \...
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Latex - BibTeX throws 3 errors

I'm quite new to LaTeX, so the problem might be simple, but I'm not sure about why.... I'm using LaTeX on Windows, (MiKTeX) and working with Texmaker. This is the code I'm trying to use: \...
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Getting in-text reference to load

This has been frustrating me for a while. When I am working on my paper and my bibtex file has been properly synced, and one or two citations are cited and properly updated as I write the paper, ...
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How to change the order of fields chapter in bibtex?

I would like to change the order of the field "chapter" so it appear befor title? could you help me please ? what should I do ?? @InBook{Sunetal2005, author = {J. Sun and W. Xu and J. Liu}, ...
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BibTex in journal template APS

I'm trying to get working bibliography in this APS journal template (https://it.sharelatex.com/templates/journals/aps). Using commands for BibTex found online it's not working. For example: \cite{...
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Bibliography error with revtex4 when language included with @book

When I try to compile a Latex document citing the following entry in a .bib: @book{a_book, title = {A Book}, publisher = {Book Publisher}, author = {Fist, Last}, year = {2015}, ...
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Bibtex errors “Environment thebibliography undefined”

I'm trying to get the simplest code to work to try bibtex but I can't figure it out dispite following tutorials/searching. I'm using texmaker and I'm quite new to this. I get these messages: ! LaTeX ...
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Using Bibtex, how to remove the [keyword] that appears before the final list of references?

How can I remove the information [keyword] placed just before the final list of references? I just want the citation [keyword] in the text, but in the final list of references I want only the ...
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Why do the .bbl-file and BibTeX database not contain the same information?

I have a question regarding using references. It was all working the way it was supposed to work until yesterday night. I am writing my research proposal and I am citing a lot of papers. At some point,...
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Trouble finding sty file, even though it's in ls-R

I'm on Linux (Mint 17.3 over Ubuntu 14.04), and have been reading around for how to get bibtex to understand a style file I've installed. Following the output of kpsewhich -var-value=TEXMFHOME, I ...
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Bibtex fails to read the aux file

Ok, I changed the template, everything looks better now, Bibtex still gives errors. The main thesis.tex is: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,twoside]{report} \usepackage[left=2cm,right=2cm,top=2cm,...
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Problem with bibliography (BibTex) natbib package and Bib Style

For my thesis I'm working with TeXStudio and I tried to include my bibliography in my document. I used BibTeX for my bibliography and saved it in a .bib file, but I can't seem to make it work properly....
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BibTeX still using the wrong language

I've tried the advice given here: Bibtex using the wrong language! and here: Format references in German (not only the title) and I have read the babelbib manual. But still I do not get the desired ...