{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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Error in format of bib entry

I'm trying to use apalike bib style for my references (in ref.bib file). In my tex file I set these settings \bibliographystyle{apalike} \bibliography{ref} I require my reference to be in standard ...
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How to refer to same footnote twice in REVTeX?

I am using REVTeX 4.1 with BibTeX for references. The author guidelines for a journal state: Authors should ensure that the journal article contains a reference in the reference list as ...
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Repeated note field in references when using ametsoc bibliography style

The contents of the note field are shown two times in the bibliography. I do not know how to solve it. I am using natbib. The bibliography style is ametsoc. @misc{Wikipedia2014Photodiode, Author ...
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Different line endings in JabRef on Windows and Linux [closed]

I'm working on a bib file using JabRef on Windows and Linux. The bib file is synchronized via a version control program. Unfortunately, JabRef seems to save the bib file with Windows line endings (CR ...
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Order the citation in winedt?

Im usng WinEDT with BibTxtMng. My problem is in the bibliography. So, if I cited from Wikipedia as my first citation and then the second citation is the Matlab, The bibliography will not show the ...
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BibTeX style file for The Journal of Engineering Mathematics (Springer)?

Here is an example of how the bibliography should look. It has the order of author year, but it has numbered labels, non italic titles, removes several full stops, and ends with volume:pages. Here is ...
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How should I code two authors in a bibtex file as “Author1 WITH Author2”?

So I have a book written by Author1 "with the collaboration of Author2". Of course standard method would be just to cite: @book{Death:2004vg, title = {{Death and Time}}, author = {Author1}, ...
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Citations not working using bibtex [closed]

I often use your site and I find it incredibly helpful... and now I have a question that I can't seem to find an answer to! I hope someone can help. I am trying to get my bibtex file to work. It has ...
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How to get bibtex working

I am new with LaTeX and MiKTeX, so the answer may be very simple. Tried several things, copy pasted some examples, but can't get it. .Tex file \documentclass[]{report} \usepackage{times} ...
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Referencing BibTeX file on network drive (UNC)

Hello fellow typesetters. I've messed with bibliographies before, creating a bibliography file for every folder where there were .tex files that needed them. Recently though, I ventured to create a ...
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Remove question mark following period for reference title in PDF, using Vancouver.bst

I am using LyX with a slightly modified vancouver.bst file. In the PDF output, reference titles that end with a question mark have a period also printed. This occurs only for those references that ...
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What happened to bibtex? [duplicate]

I have a manuscript which looks like: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath, amsthm, amssymb} \begin{document} [...] \cite{ref} [...] \cite{anotherref} [...] ...
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Best way to cite CVE (bibtex)

My question is barely simple and due to the fact that I didn't found out any information about that on the web : What is the best way to cite CVE (site) entries in latex with Bibtex? Are they any ...
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superscript in my reference--bibtex

I'm using bibtex to edit my references. My code is as follow: @article{goldbeter1990, author = "A and B", title = "Model for signal-induced Ca2+ and IP3 oscillations", journal = "ABC", ...
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transferring inline citations from MS word to LaTex

I'm converting a MS Word document into a LaTeX document. I have >100 references and would like to know the easiest way to convert all the inline citations from my MS Word document to my LaTeX ...
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bibtex configuration to match Elsevier's reference requirements

I need to configure my bibtex file to match Elsevier's reference requirement (look for number 10). For example: For periodicals Griffiths, W. and G. Judge, 1992, Testing and estimating location ...
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A utility for auto-formatting .bib files?

I have a .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 me ...
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References section at the bottom of a page

I'm fairly new to Latex, but I'm writing a paper using Latex and Bibtex. In the end I have section with all the references I quoted: \newpage \bibliography{bib} \bibliographystyle{plain} Is it ...
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Are there tools for importing patents from patent databases into BibTeX?

I need to import a large number of patents (e.g., all the patents by a particular inventor or assigned to a specific assignee) into BibTeX format. Are there tools for doing this? I'm not interested ...
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Partial compile latex and bibtex for pandoc

I am working to convert a LaTeX document to word (because that's what the journal requires) and to avoid rewritting all of the equations and citations I want to use pandoc, but pandoc doesn't seem to ...
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How to format bibtex keys when exporting from EndNote

I exported citation from EndNote and they don't work. Why is that? @article{Fox, TA-1991-97, author = {Fox, TA}, title = {Wake characteristics of two circular cylinders arranged perpendicular ...
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How to remove the “References” title

I would like to know how to remove the "References" title from command \bibliography{}. If I write: ... text ... \cite{RefAnd2013} ... \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} \bibliography{AnderBib} ... more ...
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Showstopper with better-biblatex+zotero?

I am using better-biblatex to access my Zotero collections of journal articles. Mostly it works fine, though duplicate keys are a bummer (the documentation for the alternate JabRef syntax based fields ...
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Apacite: suppress initials intext?

I am writing a doctoral thesis and I am using APAcite to set the references in APA (American Psychological Association) format. Mostly this has worked perfectly fine, but I would like to suppress the ...
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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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Capital Ø (Scandinavian letter) in Bibtex

I know that I can preserve capital letters in Bibtex with curly braces, and that I can type Scandinavian letters like æøå as \ae{} \o{} \aa{}. But what do I do to force the capital letters ÆØÅ? ...
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In BibTex, when should I use 'howpublished' and when 'url '?

I'm writing a piece whose bibliography with some technical reports, presentation, manuals, and just websites. In the .bib file, I need to decide whether to use 'howpublished' fields, or 'url' fields ...
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Apacite: suppress initials intext? (Sublime 2 on mac)

I am using the package apacite for my dissertation (document class report). For a few in-text citations, the author's first name initials appear and I would like to remove/suppress them in the ...
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Sorting the references alphabtically but shown in numbers

I am using unsrt style for bibliography which is absolutely fine, all the items are preceded by numbers at the end of the document. However, the hierarchy depends on when throughout the text I cite ...
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BibTex: citation in an Enumerate is backref'ed with index, not page number

I have the following text: \begin{enumerate} \item bla \item blabla \item Quando o material termoplástico resfria, este endurece, desenvolvendo aderência entre o aço e o concreto, agora ...
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Creation of a bibliography in Lyx

I use Lyx 2.1, document class : report. I inserted the bibliography at the end of the document Lyx. I created my. bib with JabRef: citation order is wrong: if I add a new citation, it takes the ...
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Using BibTeX with a 'corporate' author name (spelling out the name in full)

I want to reference a company name using BibTeX: @book{CUDA, author = {NVIDIA Corporation}, title = {NVIDIA CUDA Compute Unified Device Architecture Programming Guide}, publisher = ...
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Changing author name in bibtex

I have to include a technical document in my citations. The document doesn't have a specific author, but is rather published by an Institute. The sample bibtex entry is given below: ...
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Bibtex - authors with titles i.e. military rank [duplicate]

Is there support for including an author's title in citations, i.e. their military rank or other title? Examples include: (Blackadder 1917) in-text and Blackadder, Captain E. (1917) in the ...
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How to use lining figures in bibliography item labels?

This is similar to How to change the appeareance of bibliography item labels in amsrefs?, but aiming at standard BibTeX styles. I have a document that uses old style figures in the main text. I also ...
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How to change the apacite citation style to list only “first author et al.” for entries with three or more authors

I need to change the format of my bibliography in order to have one author or at maximum two authors. I use bibtex and the \bibliographystyle{apacite}. Sometimes the citations are reported as "first ...
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BibTex - Authors with just one name: unwanted comma after name

I need a very special style for my university so I created a first draft with JabRef and edited the .bst file created by JabRef to better suit my requirements. My main problem was, that I have many ...
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Errors with \bibentry with bibliography style that puts macro in bbl file

The following example works fine. However, if \bibliographystle{plainnat} is replaced by \bibliographystle{te}, where te.bst is the style available at http://econtheory.org/technical/te.bst, then two ...
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How to change the apacite bibliography style to list all authors

I am new to LaTeX and I need to format my bibliography according to the newest version of APA manual (6th version). As I use bibtex and the \bibliographystyle{apacite}, not all the references are ...
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How can I use webpage citing in BibTeX?I'm trying but they don't show up in my document

How can I use BibTeX to cite a web page? I'm trying but they don't show up in my document. http://www.engineersgarage.com/ @misc{WinNT, title = {{MS Windows NT} Kernel Description}, howpublished = ...
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I want to use bibentry but it doesn't work with my .bst file

I want to use \bibentry but it doesn't work with the econ.bst file that I'm using. Available from here. I would happily modify that file to get \bibentry working but I have no idea how. I don't ...
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How should I cite the European Commission?

I'm using biblatex for reference management in my thesis, and I want to cite this report from the European Commission but I can't figure out what to put in the bib entry. Usually I just find whatever ...
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Add new bibliography style

I want to use a bibliography style that not installed with texlive. How could I install new bibliography style on texlive (windows 7)?
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Problem with compiling BibTex: “no \citation commands” error

I'm really new to BibTex, I just wonder what is going wrong when I have this kind of error when I try to compile my bibliography file. I found no \citation commands---while reading file ...
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What are good sites to find citations in BibTex format?

When working with Bibtex, manually transferring the citation information for articles, prooceedings, books, etc. can be a tedious work. Some web sites provide citations in Bibtex format. What are your ...
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Having references in the same latex file

Is there a way to have references in the same latex file (i.e. instead of having the references in a separate .bib file)
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Is is possible to not abbreviate the author name of only one reference in my bibliography?

I am using the IEEEtran.bst file for my bibliography (as follows): \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} \bibliography{IEEEabrv,biblio} and it works as desired in all but one case. I have one entry where ...
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how to add month for apa6 style in bibtex @inproceedings entry

I'm building my CV in latex and I need to add conference presentations in apa6 style. The only problem is that the output does not include the (year, month) format, which is required for the apa6 ...
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Bibtex file content won't appear in beamer presentation

Somehow I can't get through this problem. I have made a beamer presentation. At the very end of it I would like to present the .bib file that I have created. Though I get no errors, I also can not get ...
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bibtex does not show all the entries of @inCollection

Using bibtexThe url does not appear in the references using the following @inCollection @InCollection{simplicity, author = {Baker, Alan}, title = {Simplicity}, booktitle = {The ...