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Reordering sides of comma in the journal entry of Bibtex records

When downloading bibtex records from the web most databases list the journal entry with commas such as the following: journal={Information Theory, IEEE Transactions on} However in the references ...
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generate reference [duplicate]

I am new in LaTeX. I need to put my reference in my document. I put this at the end of my document before end document: \bibliographystyle{plain} \bibliography{References} and i save another file of ...
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Eliminating URL in bbl file, and makebst

I compiled my own bst file using the 'latex makebst' command. This is a brilliant way of amending the style of references. However, makebst creates a very ugly 'URL' prefix for web-pages. It just ...
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reference style avoid omitting author name

I tried Harvard, urst, JF, still have the following references I would like to show the same authors' names again instead of using the long line to replace them. How should I do this?
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want to bring references/bibliography without new section

Hi I am working on a document where I don't want to have any empty space before bibliography starts. Even don't want the bibliography title. For now I deleted the heading, but still the space remains. ...
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Displaying abbreviation names of authors

I would like to cite authors just "usually", like [Author, Year]. For example: alea iacta est. [Caesar, 2013] What I get is: alea iacta est. [Cae13] Although I am using a .bib file with the ...
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Updating Bibtex fields through DOI

I have a big Bibtex, which has been created by Mendely. However, Mendeley has a habit to strangely format the journal name. As soon as I have updated one references by DOI lookup in Mendely, just the ...
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BibTeX single author entries with two periods [closed]

Using BibTeX, I am trying to edit a .bst file to not produce two periods following the author name of a single author entry. For example the following entry... @ARTICLE{Yeh2004, author = {Yeh, P. ...
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BibTeX fields for DOI, MR, Zbl and arxiv?

I have seen on several occasions in some texts nicely formatted bibliographies which included hyperlinks to MR, Zbl and arxiv, sometimes doi, for example, something that looked approximately like this ...
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Using bibtex to reference dissertation [duplicate]

I'm currently trying to reference my dissertation. I have created a file called reference.bib and have used the tools in bibtex to create a list of sources that I have used. I have tried to integrate ...
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Tilde in author field changes S letter with Estonian babel

Bibtex generates fallowing code to bbl file. \bibitem{Bell_1964} J.~S. Bell, \enquote{On the {Einstein-Podolsky-Rosen} paradox,} Physics \textbf{1}. and similarly \bibitem{BellSpeakableAndNot} ...
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.bib file causes build crash, url error

I have this code in my .bib file: @misc{akcelerometry, author = {Prof. Ing. Miroslav Husák, CSc.}, title = "Akcelerometry {[online]}", url = ...
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Referring to a website in `bibtex`

I am referring to a website in a scientific paper, the website is providing some stats. What do I write in the author field? The stats are collected using programs installed on some players PCs. I ...
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Italicizing an Author in Biblatex

I would like to italicize the presenting author's name for conference papers in my bibliography. I am using biblatex and I don't know how to do it. (I also don't know how to do it with bibtex.) I ...
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List of publications by specific author

I want to be able to process my CV LaTeX file and know that it has a nice list of all of my publications. I keep my global .bib file updated with all sorts of publications I'm interested in, and my ...
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Bibtex and index of authors

Is there any way of automatically creating an author index based on citations via bibtex?
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LyX: Citation shows up as [#] rather than (Author, Year)

I've been having the same problem as this person. My citations show up as [#], and not in the desired format (Author, Year). I have checked natbib as advised: , and also in the citation menu ...
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Having natbib.bst accessible on Mac OS X [duplicate]

While running bibtex I'm getting the following error : I couldn't open style file natbib.bst I guess the problem is that bibtex can't find natbib.bst, how can I solve this problem ?
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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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BibTeX: Defining own styles?

I'm using LaTeX with BibTeX to display the literature of my thesis. We have to adapt our work to several custom 'styles' from the university. That's why I want to somehow define my own styles: For ...
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show conference location using bibtex and texstudio

I am facing issues displaying the location of conference in my thesis bibliography. I am using TexStudio and used a templete which has the bibliography style set as "plain".I have seen this related ...
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Issues switching from BibTex to BibLaTeX

I was having issues with the regular BibTeX with trying to get it to print a citation style I wanted. Particularly for SAE papers where it is useful to print the SAE Paper number. So I thought I would ...
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Can't display article titles in the bibliography using utphys.bst

I'm using utphys.bst bibtex style which does not display titles for article entries..! See the following picture, where an article, an electronic source and a book have been cited in the text: I'd ...
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Underline my own name in the publication list created with bibentry

I create my list of publications using \bibentry. As in some of the publications I'm only the fifth author (or there around) I would like to highlight my name by underlining it. I found solutions ...
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“and” in Author Name

I was sure to find the answer to this rightaway, but somehow it didn't show up. I'm trying to add an organization as an author with "and" inside the name. Like: @MISC{secfindings, author = ...
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Dropping article title from references without redefining bibstyle

In the bibliography, how can I drop the titles from the references? For every entry, I want only author names, journal name and year MWE: \documentclass[xcolor=dvipsnames, 10pt]{beamer} ...
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How to change the order of the word eds. in @incollection field in a bst file?

I'm tweaking a customised bst file and I got stuck with this issue. I want the word eds. to appear before the editors' names, not after. I'm getting Saalfeld, Thomas. 2000. “Germany: Stable ...
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Dashify in lingproc

I'm using lingproc.bst (http://www.lel.ed.ac.uk/~pgc/archive/1998/lingproc.bst) and lingproc.sty (http://www.lel.ed.ac.uk/~pgc/archive/temp/latex/sty/lingproc.sty). At the bottom of the latter, it ...
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spacing between lines in per entry of bibliography

I am using Easy-Thesis template to write my thesis. I downloaded this template from writelatex website. I am using natbib to format my bibliography style. This generate nice layout for the ...
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Bibtex error after updating to TeXLive 2013: style file not found

I have recently updated my TeXLive installation to the 2013 version (via MacTeX), and I am getting an error when trying to use the econometrica style from natbib. (The error comes from running Bibtex, ...
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multiple bibliographies in thesis

I am writing my PhD thesis using TeXmaker. %---------------------Preamble---------------% \documentclass[b5paper,twoside,10pt,openany]{book} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} ...
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Concatenate 2 Bibtex files [duplicate]

Is it possible to concatenate two BibTeX .bib-files? E.g. to write: \include{child.bib} into my parent.bib?
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Natbib and an organisation as an author

Using the APA style in natbib, and one of the authors is the "Department of Education". I use { } to keep the citation as a single author. However, because there is no "second part" to the citation, ...
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Change period after the title

I will loose my nerves here... Please help me with this crazzy bibtex style code. I want to change my bibtex style file in order to change the dot after the authors and the title with the comma: ...
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IEEE citation style - bibtex - hyperref - first is citation number is zero

I don't know why but the citations start from 0 in the beamer class. But I don't have that problem with article class Here is the MWE \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} ...
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Error bibtex with jabref

I've made a little bib file with jabref. When i compile it with Texmaker (F11) I obtain: **This is BibTeX, Version 0.99d (MiKTeX 2.9) The top-level auxiliary file: prueba.aux The style file: ...
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Exclude certain references in the bibliography

I'm creating my bib-file (Literaturverzeichnis.bib) with jabref under windows and I'm also inserting papers and books etc which I read but might not need as they might be irrelevant for my current ...
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How can I import nbib to emacs bib file

how can I import to emacs jabref the bibliographic contents exported from pubmed in nbib format?
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`Missing } inserted' when apacite is loaded; no error when it's not loaded

I'm writing a thesis, and want to use the APA citation style. I've installed the apacite package. Possibly incorrectly, but TeXworks does not give any errors concerning the package. It does give ...
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Chapterbib is working but keeps giving me errors. Any way to silence it?

I'm using Chapterbib to write my bibliography separately after each chapter. It does work but bibtex is still giving me plenty of errors and warnings: Illegal, another \bibstyle command I'm skipping ...
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How can I fix the unequal space between my references if I combine apacite and \flushleft

I have a problem with my references done by apacite. My references have to be formatted as flush left entries: \documentclass[a4paper,fontsize=14pt,DIV=10,twoside, numbers=noenddot, ...
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apacite: capitalized significant words of journal title

In APA style all significant words of the journal name are to be captalized, for example: Journal of Personality and Individual Differences. apacite package seems to not do it automatically, so I have ...
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How do I change the order of comma and ending double-quote after the title?

An example of a BiBTeX reference of mine @ARTICLE{58, author = {{Craig M. Pratt and Terry Eaton and Marilyn Francis and Antonio Pacifico}}, title = {{Ambulatory Electrocardiographic Recordings: ...
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Bibliography showing “and” instead of “&”

I'm using natbib and the apj style file, and when the bibliography compiles it shows "and" in the author list (and in journal abbreviations) instead of "&". How do I change that so it shows ...
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Mulitibib not linking to all .bib files wanted

I am running LaTeX on a Mac and am having problems trying to use the multibib package. the code I am running is (linking to relevant .bib files): \usepackage{multibib} \newcites{h}{Reference List ...
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Problem using bibtex with natbib - “couldn't open style file natbib.bst”

I am migrating across laptops. In my old laptop I have a .tex file which works just fine. However, when I use the same .tex and compile it in a new laptop in which I just installed the proTeXt system, ...
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LaTeX Warning: Empty `thebibliography' environment on input line 3

I have a problem with my bibliography. Though my bib file is not empty, I get the message that it is. Also my .bbl file is empty. This is my document: \documentclass[10pt, a4paper]{Thesis} ...
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Peerage titles in the author field in BibTeX

I am citing "The Theory of Sound" by John William Strutt (more commonly known as Baron Rayleigh). How should his name appear in the author field in BibTeX? Currently I have: @book{Ray94, ...
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bibtex style modification

I'm attempting to modify the .bst file. I've used merlin with a .dbj file as input, but can't manage to alter minor items I need to alter: name suffix, e.g. Jr., III, after the full name (not after ...
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Formatting of institution as author with natbib and numbered references

I am editing a document to be submitted to an Elsevier journal. The Elsevier document class uses natbib to handle references. I am encountering a problem with the appearance of references that have an ...