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How to merge multiple footcites on a page

My problem is that I am trying to merge multiple occurances of a footcite on a page. It is the same situation as discribed in: Merging duplicate footcites. Unfortnatly the example does not work for ...
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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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Text is english, citation style is in another language

My LaTeX document is English but when I cite multiple authors Teyseyre und Campo occurs instead of Teyseyre and Campo I set \selectlanguage{english} and for every single entry I added ...
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LyX: Blank box in available citations

Despite having entered a 'BibTeX Generated Bibliography' reading a bib-file placed in the same folder as the LyX files, I am - for some of my lyx documents - not able to access the references in that ...
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Automatic report generation from bibtex with Perl

I like to benefit from my existing myarticles.bib file to create a different report automatically something like in following picture (I prepared this template with tikz). What is it best way to do ...
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Problem with natbib [duplicate]

I have a problem with natbib in TexMaker. Here is an example from *.bib file example: @article{Alexandersson, author = "H Alexandersson and A Moberg", title = "Homogenization of ...
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How to remove http://dx.doi.org string from doi field in BibTeX style?

As I see it, most BibTeX styles (.bst files) assume that the doi field in a BibTeX databases (.bib files) is saved without a http://dx.doi.org/ prefix. However, many scentific journals export bibtex ...
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Bibliography from JABREF adds hypelink i. How can I remove this

I have used Jabref to create my .bib file. If I place the .bib in my latex document, the letter i pops up after every reference. The letter i is actually a hyperlink, referring to the place I have ...
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@incollection doesn't show braces like other bibtex entries

I use the cite style authoryear and only for @incollection BibTeX entries it seems the outer braces is not shown, expected: "(author, year)" I see: "author (year)" for these entries. Has anybody an ...
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How to produce bibliography hyperlinking journal title with url?

BibTeX exported from scientific journals usually have all the informations you need to cite them; one of them is the url. For saving space i would prefer to hyperlink the name of the journal rather ...
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Problem with bibliography

I'm using @electronic{something, title = {something else, author = {Hu, Xiao.-Yu}, url ={http://www.sth.sth.sth.sth.sth/sth/LEK_ECC.html}} in my bibliography.bib ...
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How to show more info in a citation

I'm trying to make a BibTeX entry for a computer library, which does not have one. This is all I know about it: @book{intelMKL, title={Intel Math Kernel Library. Reference Manual}, ...
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Italicize Book and conference titles and place titles of websites in quotation marks in Bibliography list

I am using isprs.bst, available here (http://www.isprs.org/documents/orangebook/LATEX/ISPRSguidelines_authors_latex.zip), and would like to have books in the list of references to appear in italics, ...
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Generating an IEEE bibliography with book series in parentheses using BibTeX and IEEEtran

The IEEE citation reference and style manual both list the following two bibliography examples for books: [4] M. Abramowitz and I. A. Stegun, Eds., Handbook of Mathematical Functions (Applied ...
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Don't show footcite notes

I am using a biblatex-examples.bib file with website cites. I would like to hide the (Online; visited on 15-11-2014) part of the footnote, but do show this part in the Bibliography. Is this possible? ...
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Citing Arxiv manuscripts in IEEEtran bibtex

I would like to learn to cite arXiv documents properly in LaTeX IEEEtran style. Biblatex has special entries for arXiv, but the standard bibtex, as well as IEEEtran Bibtex style that I am using, do ...
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Where to find a comprehensive overview of the features of the ConTeXt cite command?

I need to use the \cite command in ConTeXt very often for in-text citations in APA format, in a wide range of forms, e.g.: (Author, YYYY) Author (YYYY) (Author, YYYY, p. n) Author (YYYY, p. n) ...
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Why does bibtex not compile?

I have added the bib file refs.bib to the directory but I get errors indicating that the references are undefined. foo.tex: \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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How to add additional references(which are not journals/papers) to the bibtex exported from Mendeley?

I have created a folder which contains a list of scientific journals/papers in Mendeley and then exported the list to .bib file But there is no provision to add something like datasheet or website or ...
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LaTeX/BibTex not arranging citations by order of appearance

I am having an issue with LaTex/Bibtex presenting my citations in order of appearance. I know there a plenty of questions on this and I have read some of them, but the solutions posted don't seem to ...
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Using symlinks to point to a .bib file in a different directory with bibtex and texmaker

This has been driving me crazy all day. Tried everything before asking a new question, I apologize in advance if I missed something. What I'm trying to do is to have a centralized .bib file that I ...
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natbib's \citet does not work

I am writing a paper using the springer journal LaTeX template. For some references I want to use in-text citation like this: but for some reason, when I try this in my document I get the ...
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Why do I get (author?) when I use \citet with natbib?

I would like to show the author names using \citet but I get just the reference number. Here is a minimal code: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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Apalike2: how to cite multiple authors instead of one author et al

Apalike2 always only cites one author and than "et al". But i want to show all the authors the first time I reference to it. How to do this? I need something like citep which shows all authors. ...
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BibTeX: referencing entire journal

How can I write a BibTeX entry for a special issue of a journal? I've tried using @book, but then I get Warning--can't use both volume and number fields in <entry> I use natbib with abbrvnat, ...
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Numbered references Elsevier style

I have to make my references on model1-num-names.bst, when I compile the main file (.tex), references appear correctly on my paper like [1]..[12] and so on. but in the reference section, references ...
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Really odd problem with bibliography length

Hey guys I have just had a really strange issue that took me over an hour to solve but I really have no idea how or why it happened and absolutely no idea why my fix actually worked. My error seems so ...
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Is it possible to use sql database for BibTeX?

I have and extensive database with references in form of an SQL database. How can I use this information in BibTeX?
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How to display in-text citations in the `Author (Year)` format in ConTeXt?

When writing in APA, one can write in-text in one of two ways: (Willows, Q. A. & White, P., 1995) Or, if the author's name is mentioned within the text, using this syntax: Willows, Q. A. & ...
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Making a note in a .bib file

At the top of my Bibliography page (before the authors are cited), I want to make the following note: Note: The online-only journals cited in this paper do not have page numbers Do I write this in ...
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Bibtex: I didn't find a database entry for

I have a very large tex file and a very large bib file. When I run (xelatex, bibtex) I get several warnings like this: Database file #1: Thesis.bib Warning--I didn't find a database entry for "Jag08" ...
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Including a page, figure, or equation number in a book citation using BibTeX and IEEE style

Does anyone know how to include a page or figure number in a book citation using BibTeX and IEEE style? Specifically using \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran}. The IEEE style manual calls for this on page ...
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BibTeX does not work [duplicate]

Hey I am completely lost. Despite me going to several websites and copying their commands directly, my LaTeX document refuses to generate either the citation or bibliography entry. Here is the LaTeX. ...
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Bibtex wont work [duplicate]

Please help! I am completely at a loss. Despite me copying commands directly from websites, my Latex document refuses to typeset either my citation or bibliography entry. Below is my tex... ...
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using bibtex+babelbib to sort and construct label of bibliography item in Russian Cyrillic

I've selected the babelbib package, in cooperation with babel, to generate a single bibliography with bibtex containing items written in English and Russian Cyrillic. I'm using the bibliography style ...
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How to hyphenate a reference that has a lastname with a hyphen?

I need to hyphenate a long lastname with a hyphen in it in a reference, e.g.: @article{LastHyphenName:2013xy, author = {Longlast-Namewithhyphen, Antonio and Anotherlastname, David}, title = {{How to ...
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How to get uncited items printed in a different color?

Is there an easy way to get LaTeX with bibtex (not biblatex) to print references that are not cited in the text in a different color/format than references that are cited? So in the MWE below I want ...
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Citing EU regulations using BibTeX

For my dissertation, I would like to cite an EU regulation No 269/2014 using BibTeX in the APA style. Has anyone ever done this? What is the most convenient way to do so and which template should be ...
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Only Initials with multiple authors IEEEtran Bibliography

I am using a bib file to create my bibliography and then i recall it like this: \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} \bibliography{biblio} \nocite{*} I am not using the \usepackage{biblatex} since it gives ...
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natdin reference list

\documentclass{article} \bibliographystyle{natdin} \bibliography I would like to have the same authors in my reference list in order of the year of the publication: author a 2003 author b 2005 ...
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Display bibtex entry in latex document

I'm trying to display a bibtex code written in a .bib file inside a document. Does anyone know how to include bibtex code, e.g. : @book{Darwin59, author={Darwin,Charles}, title={On the Origin of ...
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Texmaker bibtex works with \input not with \include

I use bibtex 0.99d with Texmaker 4.3. I have a multi .tex file document with the main document using \include{} for chapters. The bibtex configured as bibtex build/%.aux doesn't work. However when ...
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Print bibliography in a specific style

I want to display the bibiolgraphy as shown in this figure. I would like to have the year directly after the author's name, and the title of paper without "." What command can I put into the ...
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Creating .bib file containing only the cited references of a bigger .bib file

Normally, LaTeX will only create references for the BibTeX entries cited in the text. Is there a way of extracting these entries into a different .bib file automatically? For example if I have a .bib ...
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Creating .bib file containing only the cited references of a bigger .bib file in Windows

Mine is closely related to this one: Creating .bib file containing only the cited references of a bigger .bib file I ask the same question but with a solution for Windows. The mentioned solutions ...
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Parsing error in bibliography when combining revtex + DOI + @incollection

When I try to cite an @incollection with a DOI using revtex, I get some nonsense in the output: "emph "bibinfo-booktitle- appear spontaneously. Here's a minimal example: I have the following ...
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Transform markdown to pdf with APA style and bibtex support

According to pandoc's documentation, raw LaTeX can be used to insert citations inside a markdown file with \cite{foo}. This is what I've tried to accomplish that: pandoc -s --template=template.latex ...
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A problem with .bib entry

For the following bib entry @article {CAIM:CAIM475, author = {Gassmann, Oliver and Zeschky, Marco}, title = {Opening up the Solution Space: The Role of Analogical Thinking for Breakthrough Product ...
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Getting vim to return autocomplete bibtex results for multiple citations

I am wondering whether it is possible to get Vim-latex's F9 autocomplete to work for multiple references within a citation. For example, if I type \cite{author1 and then press F9, then it will return ...
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stop compilation when there is an error with bibtex

Suppose I write the code: \begin{equation} a=b \end{eqution} compilation will stop because of the eqution in the 3rd line. It does not happen with bibtex (at least not to me): sometimes I write ...