{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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BibTex on TexMaker not working

I have just installed texmaker on my linux mint OS. Everything seems to work fine, except for the references. I put a document "references.bib" in the same folder as my "main.tex"; however, texmaker ...
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Springers svmult template - chapter-wise bibliography with bibtex?

I have exactly the same problem as that described in the following question, which was (weirdly) closed: Springers svmult template - bibliography with bibtex? Can this question please be re-opened? ...
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Biblatex IEEE extra comma before and: author1, author2, and author3

When I use Biblatex with style=ieee, I get a COMMA and a AND before the third author in my bibliography: MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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arara: Running BibTeX FAILURE

My OS is Ubuntu 14.04, and I use Texlive 2014 which includes the Arara arealdy. I get the error "Running BibTeX FAILURE" when I test Arara. The tex file is as following: % arara: xelatex % arara: ...
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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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Modify APA reference style to show Capital Author name, but citation still show normal text

I'm trying to get the reference following my graduate school. My Graduate school claimed that the bibliography formats were adopted from APA style of bibliography and citation with some ...
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Defining citation commands with different case for the same label

I am using LaTeX on Windows and I need to customize the formatting of citation labels in my thesis. I produced a new citation style fitting my needs for the natbib package, but I have trouble with ...
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References without accents [duplicate]

I'm having troubles with BibTeX since the bibliography is eating all kind of (mostly Spanish) accents after compilation. I'm using the hyperref package and \bibliographystyle{utphys} Does anyone ...
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No arXiv id showing in bibtex generated by Mendeley

I noticed that those arXiv papers in my bibliography are not correctly showing their arXiv id. Is there any fix to this? Thanks
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Which bibliography style does not change the input author names, no shortening, nothing else

The biblography ia making me mad. Is there any biblography style that will not alter any of the names and keep them as they are? Like if I give Paul A. Walker , it will keep it as “Paul A. Walker”.
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Some author name not displayed fully

I am completely new to LaTex... I have created a bibtex file, but unfortunately , among tha author names, some of them are being displayed fully and the rest are being abbreviated , like the name "Tom ...
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Multiple references and bibtex files

I'd like to create a single latex file where I can add many bibtex files, (or only one but that has different sections.) So for example, I'd ideally just want a document that looks like this: ...
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How to cite online publication with address?

Code BibTeX entry @misc{ stat_suomi_90_14, author = "Tilastokeskus", title = "4. Vuosineljännes 2014, Liitekuvio 12. Sähkön tuonti ja vienti 1990–2014*", address = "Helsinki", url = ...
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Get same layout for title-tag in misc and book using natbib

I have a .bib file, bibtex.bib, with @book and @misc (for URLs) @MISC {urlkey, title = {The good page}, author = {Some Guy}, howpublished = {[Online]. Available on: ...
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Remove period added in references when note is present

In my bibliography, I write a reference without any periods at the end, but when I write a note, a period appears between the body of reference and the note. How can I edit a copy of unsrtdin.bst so ...
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Bibtex .bst file modification to include alphabetical ordering

Is it possible to modify the JHEP bibliography style in a simple way such that it displays bibliographical entries in alphabetical order, instead of basing on first appearence in the main text? ...
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latex bibliography

am using texpad on Mac. Trying to insert references. Is package cite is enough? any other package I have to use to be able to insert bibliography? am trying to insert bibliography instead of using ...
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A utility for auto-formatting .bib files?

I have some .bib files whose formatting is kind of messy: spacing, upper/lowercase use, order within and among entries... ugh. Is there a simple command-line utility which could arrange it neatly for ...
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BibTeX: How can I automatically reduce long author lists to “xxx et al.”?

I have several entries in my list of references that include of the order of 40 authors. Is there a way to make bibtex automatically reduce these lists to e.g. the first name + "et al."? I don't want ...
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Bibtex warning: There is a number but no volume in …?

I always get this warning from using Bibtex : There is a number but no volume in ... Empty journal in ... Could anyone tell me what is wrong here, how to correct this? I am using TeXnicCenter and ...
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How do I list a BibTex entry for a journal article published over multiple issues?

I'm relatively new to LaTeX and very new to BibTeX. I need to create a number of bibliography entries for journal articles that are cited as single entries, but that were published across multiple ...
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How to set own abbr. for citation?

How can I set my own abbreviations for citations? Assuming the following entry in .bib file: @book{ChBj, title = "Functional Programming in Scala", author = "Paul Chiusano and Rúnar ...
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linebreaking of name-year citation style in arxiv version

I was trying to submit a manuscript to the arXiv using the imsart package: see here. I am using the name-year citation style, and it works well in my own tex compiler. However the version that the ...
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How to change the citation style to author name[number] in the text in a report class using the IEEEtran reference style?

I am started writing my project report using the report class. I have included the bibliography using BibTex with IEEEtran reference style. In the out put pdf file there are no references shown. In ...
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Bibtex; JabRef - colon before “note”

when I am generating bibliography with an article included where in JabRef there is some note added, it returns me: ..."volume of journal"(issue). note What I want for an "article" is: ..."volume of ...
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BibTex There were undefined references [duplicate]

This is the first time I try to use Bibtex for my thesis and I am quite desperate because I cannot get it running. Despite the many post about the undefined references error in this forum, I still am ...
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Natbib error with Journal of Complex Networks (OUP)

I'm submitting a paper to the Journal of Complex Networks (An Oxford University Press journal). They provide their LaTeX class files at this page. I'm getting the following error: ERROR: ...
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Can I override the author name abbreviation in the abbrv bibliography style?

I'm using the \bibliographystyle{abbrv}. I have a paper in my bibliography, with an author whose first name has been abbreviated in the original paper with "Th." (the full name is unknown to me). ...
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Chapterbib with subdirectories does not compile

I'm using chapterbib package to generate a bibliography for each chapter. But the compilation fails. Here is the content of my principal.tex file: \documentclass[phd]{theseUL} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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numbering reference list apa style

I am using Bibtex for writing my bibliography in APA style. However I would like to number my reference list ([1],[2],...) but still use the author year in referencing my literature. Everything works ...
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Converting bib database into csv

I have a bibliography on a subject (don't matter what subject it is, there is about 20 different files and about 1000 records). I need to convert it into csv (or any other table format which can be ...
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How to insert RTL citations in a LTR article using BibTex?

How can I insert a RTL citation (e.g Persian) in a LTR (e.g. English) article using BibTeX?
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Color for subsequent punctuations marks

I use the following code for coloring the brackets of the references in my text. This works fine also for the commas and hyphen in-between the brackets. However the colors for the subsequent ...
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Multiple Citations without outer parentheses

Using the AAAI style included here and detailed here, when I cite several authors like so: \cite{X,Y,Z} I get: (Xauthor, Xyear; Yauthor, Yyear; Zauthor, Zyear) when I cite like so: ...
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bibtex, bibliographic style

I am currently using bibtex to create a bibliography, but I want to change the appearance. I want it to be like this: Last name, initials from first name. (year): Title. *Journal*, **volume**, pp. ...
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PassOptionsToPackage: natbib via svjour3

In this MWE, I am unable to pass options to natbib via svjour3, which requires natbib. The commented alternative works fine, but has some drawbacks (e.g., the code in svjour3 after ...
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Biblatex: Declare new driver with new fields

For several reasons I need to declare within a LaTeX-document by help of biblatex a new driver with new fields. E.g. the following BibTeX-entry may be given: \begin{filecontents}{\jobname.bib} ...
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Remove comma from organization author in citation

I have an organization as author it is cited as Organization name, .. How do I get rid of the , ? @Misc{caliber, Title = {{Caliber Brand Manual}}, Author ...
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Harvard style for bibitem and cite

Could you please help me, how to do harvard style citations (Author, year) while using non-sorted citations in \bibitem and \cite? I currently get just [1] from \cite and I am not able to change it by ...
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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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Names do not appear in References

I am using the following ADS bibtex entry in my file: @ARTICLE{2012ApJ...746..125H, author = {{Haardt}, F. and {Madau}, P.}, title = "{Radiative Transfer in a Clumpy Universe. IV. New ...
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How to enter publications “in press”, or “submitted to” in BibTeX?

Is there a convention for how to enter publications that are "in preparation" or "submitted to Some Journal" into a BibTeX database?
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How to disable hyphens in Lyx BibTex?

Can you prevent all divided-word hyphens only in a Lyx document's bibliography? (example divided-word: "Microwave" becomes Mi- on one line, crowave on another)
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How to cite a title with natbib?

I have searched far and wide after a solution, but haven't found one that works. The most prominent ones looks like: \citetitle and \citeeditor using the natbib & hyperref packages and ...
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Problem in bibtex when using authordate1 bibliography style

I need to use the authordate1 style in my thesis. When I compile, it always shows a lot of errors from bibtex. My bibtex file is: @Book{ Card:1983:PHI:578027, author = "Stuart K. Card and Allen ...
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LaTeX/BibTeX do not like a certain URL

I have a Bibtex entry that contains a URL that latex does not like: http://www-nlpir.nist.gov/projects/duc/duc2007/assessor.update_summarization.instructions.pdf I get this error: Missing $ ...
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vim-LaTeX does not construct correct argument for bibtex

My pdf compile rule is pdflatex -interaction=nonstopmode $* & bibtex $* & pdflatex -interaction=nonstopmode $* Everything works fine except for the bibtex call. The reason is that "$*" is ...
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Is there any way to preview a bibliography inline? [duplicate]

Take a look at the article at this link: you will notice that mousing over hyperlinked citations generates a popup that previews the bibliographic entry corresponding to that citation. Is there a way ...
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Error with chapterbib

I'm trying to make a chapter by chapter bibliography. I used chapterbib package, using rsc bibliography style. The problem is that it won't compile at the end. Here's part of the preamble i use ...
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How do I reference LaTeX help in my bibliography?

Basically I'm trying to reference properly for my dissertation, and I wondered if there's a manual somewhere I can quote - I can't find one.