{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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Remove square brackets from bibliography list [duplicate]

I have seen that BibLaTeX bibliography without square brackets provides an answer to how to remove square brackets in this example. However, I do not know from that answer where those adjustments can ...
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How to cite this in revtex4-1?

I have trouble to achieve the following citation style: Tam, K. C. , M. L. Farmer , R. D. Jenkins , and D. R. Bassett It's not standard APA or MLA styles.
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How do I turn on and off a bibliography?

I have a CV that I created using the moderncv package. I am trying to make it modular to make it easier to customize for specific job applications. For some job listings, a CV is more appropriate, in ...
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RevTex 4-1 Cannot use footnotes?

If I use \footnote{text} anywhere in a revtex document (4-1), the document will refuse to compile on an undefined argument error and cannot be made to compile even if you comment the footnote without ...
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Sorting bibliography in chronological order [natbib]

NOT using biblatex, I want my bibliography sorted in chronological order. Why do I want that? Mainly because I think that way the bibliography not only serve as a "repository" for the references, but ...
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ModernCV without Publications

i got the following latex document wich uses moderncv: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{casual} \usepackage[scale=0.75]{geometry} ...
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bibtex-style “angewandte” and double citations

I would like to use double citations with the BibTeX style angewandte (chemie). In the readme file this is explained: For double citations in the style of Angewandte Chemie (German of ...
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Tool for generating a website's BibTex using the URL?

Is there an existing tool for generating BibTeX of a website using its URL? What I'm thinking is something like a web tool or a Python script that does this.
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Should I use a day= tag in my BiBTeX files?

I've seen some BiBTeX files that have a day= tag. The problem is, most .bst files I've seen don't honor it. For example, here is a BiBTeX entry: @article{wsj-tjx, title="How Credit-Card Data Went ...
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Make Biblatex (Bibtex) recognize equal subsequent postnotes

for tl;dr check the example I am using Biblatex (biber-backend) as bibliography tool, but I guess this question could be relevant for Bibtex as well. The style I use is: authoryear-icomp I cite like ...
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Using BibTex with the Gummi editor

I recently moved from Windows to Kubuntu and now I'm trying to get my Latex documents to compile. I use the Gummi editor, which seems nice (having realtime compilation). But I can't get BibTex ...
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A good way to put a “with” connective in the author field of BibTeX

I want to add this book to BibTeX. The author's preference is to have it appear as follows: \bibitem[Lyons with Peres (2014)]{LP:book} \bibauthor{Lyons, R. {\rm with} Peres, Y.} (2014). \newblock ...
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Alternative Sorting Method for Citations

I am currently working on a document (a thesis), and on one line I am required to make more than 100 citations in a single \cite{} command, and there is no way around this particular piece of ...
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main.tex does not recognize changes in JabRef when creating footnotes or bibliography

I have linked my main.tex with my bibliography in JabRef using \addbibresource{Bibliography_Geoengineering.bib} However, if I change entries or bibtex keys in the JabRef file, my main.tex does not ...
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Bibliography style (vancouver)

I'm quite new with LaTeX, but am trying to write my master's thesis with it. I'm running into a problem with the bibliography style. This is what the school asks for the reference style (with the ...
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Sorting bibliography references using the Vancouver style

I am new to LaTeX and I would like to be able to sort my references with the Vancouver style but I don´t know if I need to include some libraries or do something else? I have searched around the web ...
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apacite and bibtex [duplicate]

Just making my first foray into APA style, with 6th edition, using Bibtex to handle the bibliography function. Pretty sure I have everything right, with: \documentclass[a4paper]{apa6e} ...
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Citation problem using Bibtex

I want to cite a PhD dissertation in my paper. I am using IEEEtrans class along with Bibtex for bibliography. The following is my entry in the .bib file. @phdthesis{author2012thesis, ...
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Problem while using natbib

I would like to use natbib in my document but I am getting some errors as you see in below figure: here is my bibtext file: @book{a1, author = {Dennis Shasha and Yunyue Zhu}, title ...
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Bibtext - citation with multiple author and page numbers

I am trying to give multiple citations with page numbers like (Stallings, 2010, p.324; Tanenbaum, 2009, pp.17-18) The best method seems to me in latex is: [1, p. 324; 2, pp. 17-18] I can do ...
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how to cite an unpublished thesis?

How to cite an unpublished thesis (I have not passed my PhD exam yet; so my thesis has not been published yet)? In BibTex, I tried: @phdthesis{r2014, author = {... ...}, title = {...}, ...
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Customize Bibtex entry for IEEEtran

I am using IEEEtran as the bibliography style. I want to append a letter (e.g., R) to the citation within the text and at the end of the document. I was able to solve the problem for the list of ...
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How to modify apalike.bst to sort references chronologically?

I want to sort chronologically a list of references using the apalike.bst style, since this order seems more natural for showing in a CV. I tried to follow the approach outlined in ...
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Automatically reorder author names in bibtex

I have a bibtex file with over 1000 publications in it and I would like to homogeneize this database. For this purpose I used bibclean which worked pretty well. However bibclean give me names in the ...
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why does the bibtex generate no bibitem in the beamer?

I use the bibtex to generate the bibliography in my beamer, but I get warning about empty thebibliography environment. My spmv.bib file: @thesis{im_optimizing_2000, title = {Optimizing the ...
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Will JabRef affect my BibDesk BibTeX file?

I have a large bibliography with linked pdfs on my mac which I manage with BibDesk. It is on Google Drive and I want to open it in JabRef on my linux laptop. Will either of these managers affect ...
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pdflatex and bbl

I am working with pdflatex on a nested tex file (eg: Main.tex+Chapter1.tex+...) and as my work folder is quite a mess already, I want to have the build files in a subdirectory. Checking the dedicated ...
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Problems with inserting urls including Turkish characters

I am trying to include this url link: http://wiki.ubuntu-tr.net/index.php?title=Linux_dağıtımları_kılavuzu into the bibliography of my LaTeX report. 'dağıtımları_kılavuzu' is causing a display ...
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Changing “and” to “&” in “abbrvnat” bibliography style

I have trouble finding the right \bibliographystyle for my report. What I have now is very close to the ideal using the Harvard citation. Here is my setup: ...
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Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible with author-year citations

I have a basic tex file and a bibliography which is exported from Mendeley However, when I want to cite in the author-year style, I get the error: Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible ...
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Custom citation style for technical reports

I am using the authordate3 citation style. This works great form most cases (books, articles). However I also reference some RFCs and I would like to have the RFC number instead of the author and the ...
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Looking for BibTeX style that doesn't include article's title

Please give a name of .bst file witch generates article reference entry like this: [1] A. Author, Journal_name, 2(3), 45(2014) 2 -- volume number 3 -- issue number 45 -- first page of article ...
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I keep getting errors, although I deleted the text causing the error

I keep getting the following errors: Illegal parameter number in definition of \reserved@a. ...ck \emph{Revisiting Spacetrack Report #3} You can't use `macro parameter character #' in horizontal ...
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Printing single bib entry in a section other than references

Traditionally we use \cite{} to print a list of cited references from a .bib file at the end of document. Apart from this i need to print one entry in a section (say above reference section). e.g. I ...
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TeXlipse, bibunits, and multiple bibliographies

I am using Eclipse 4.2 with TeXlipse 1.5 (the version bundled with StatET 3.2) and MixTeX 2.9. I have no problem using TeXlipse, bibtex, and natbib to produce bibliographies. But I often want to ...
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Unsorting with Bibtex

I use Bibtex for quoting articles and I'm trying to typeset this : \begin{document} \begin{itemize} \item Lorem ipsum sit dolor amet \cite{safarevic54}. \item Neque porro quisquam est ...
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log file not found bibtex

when trying to compile my bibtex file, only certain references appear and get numbered. many others however do not, and when using the bibtex command, I get an "Error - log file not found!". I have ...
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Imperial College London, how to implement its “harvard” (authoryear) citation and referencing style

I am using Lyx, I am using a bibtex file generated from Mendeley. My problem is that I cannot find a style file that is even close to the "Harvard" style (imperial college london) that I am trying ...
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How do I include erratum-ibid in a BibTeX entry?

When an error is discovered in a scientific paper, it is customary for the author to write a correction paper, which is then cited together with the original reference using the "erratum-ibid" figure. ...
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Help with citation [duplicate]

I would like to cite this article from the web: https://www.economicsnetwork.ac.uk/iree/v4n2/grimes.htm This is what I have in the body: \indent The proportion of students cheating in schools vary ...
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How by citing same bib entry to generate a new reference identifier with a twist

I am preparing an article for a journal that currently does not have a LaTeX template, but all of my material is in LaTeX. It has a somewhat special reference citation guide I have not seen yet, so ...
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Cite R using BibTex [duplicate]

I would like to cite R (statisticak package) using BibTex. The author's name should be 'R Development Core Team', but it recognize 'R Development Core' as a first name and 'Team' as a last name so it ...
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Attach External Bib File To my Tex Project [duplicate]

\documentclass[12pt,twocolumn]{article} \usepackage{titling} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{filecontents} \begin{document} %Some Code Here \nocite{*} ...
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Can not find BibTex using TexShop

I'm relatively new to LaTex and I want to use a BibTex file. I read online to build in the following sequence: latex, bibtex, latex, latex. I tried this, but it is still not working. When running the ...
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How to cite an unpublished preprint with Bibtex?

I am learning Bibtex and am doing well with those references which I can find with google scholar. But I need to cite an unpublished preprint Combinatorial Group Theory In Homotopy Theory I by Fred R ...
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Biber won't generate Bibliography

I am trying to switch over to BibLaTeX from BibTeX. When I use backend=bibtex I get the proper citations and bibliography (but also the limitations of BibTeX). When I change to backend=biber (and ...
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pdflatex-biber runs

do I have to run pdflatex twice after biber, or once is enough? pdflatex doc biber doc pdflatex doc I could have swear that I read in the documentation that (unlike bibtex) a single pdflatex after ...
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Change Bibliography Title using Natbib, Polyglossia, BibTeX, and XeLaTeX

I'm writing a document in Hebrew, but my references are entirely in English. Because of issues with text alignment in RTL languages, the bibliography is contained in an English block: ...
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How to label my references so I know how to refer to them?

I’m currently writing my master thesis and I have a lot of papers to cite. I’m not able to find a good way of giving shortcuts (names) for the papers when I cite them. Can you recommend a naming ...
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Wiley journal “Wireless Communications and Mobile”

I have a great problem with references presented to wiley journal. I downloaded zotero and start integration between it and microsoft word, I can't change my references style to the style "wcmc". E.g ...