{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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No bibtex style file for clickable links without displaying the url explicitly?

Having the same problem as bibtex - how to have a web link without the url (ideally to have a link on the number), I am wondering: Is there really no freely accessible bibtex style (so as I do not ...
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how to change BibTeX orders citations from alphabetically to numerically

How to change BibTeX orders citations in plain style from alphabetically to numerically. For example, if I have this reference @misc{4, author = "Nobody Jr", title = "My Article", year = ...
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vancouver.bst : How to remove the dot after the journal name

I need to remove the dots after the names of the journals in the references of my paper. I am using the vancouver style file. My minimum working example (MWE) looks like this: ...
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No year in authordate1

After I have compiled my code the following references is shown in the PDF-file: [Oestreich-Janzen, n.d.] My bibtex database looks like this: @INBOOK{Oestreich-Janzen, author = {S. ...
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Issues with Bibtex, unexpected word “pages” at the end of each bibliography item

I am working on a PhD thesis and once compiling the bibliography, I have the following pdf I am currently using the IEEE style but also with other styles does not work. The bib file does not show ...
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Two letter initials in bibliography [duplicate]

I have the following author field in a bibtex file: author = "Lastname, Theo and Surname, Sam" In the reference list, when using a style that applies initials, I want it to print: Th. Lastname and ...
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Problem using bibunits

I am trying to use bibunits package. If I compile the TeX file using the following sequence of commands, it works properly. pdflatex document bibtex bu1 pdflatex document pdflatex document However, ...
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Conversion of BibTeX to Endnote bibliography [02/12/2015]

After searching online on converting BibTex bibliography files to Endnote X7, I found a few useful links, such as this and that. However, it seems these links are outdated and the suggested software ...
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using bibtopic and bibentry together

As I understand, the package bibtopic redefines (and ignore) the commands \bibliography and \nobibliography. While the package bibentry rely on either commands to load the bibliographic entries and ...
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Problem with authors names in the references [duplicate]

I'm having a problem in the references. When I have multiple names, I wrote all the names before compiling the file but that it selects randomly a few authors names by writing just the first letter of ...
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Use ieeetran.bst to display article ID instead of page numbers

I am following the IEEE style manual which gives the following examples: [1] M. Ito et al., “Application of amorphous oxide TFT to electrophoretic display,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids, vol. 354, no. 19, ...
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BibTeX compiling but not working - shows question mark between brackets

I have this simple TeX file in TeXmaker. \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{cite} \begin{document} \title{My Article} \author{Nobody Jr.} \date{Today} \maketitle Blablabla said ...
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@inproceedings{papername,proceedingsname, possible?

I remember seeing somewhere this syntax for referencing proceedings: @proceedings{proc01, ... } and then @inproceedings{paper01,proc01, ... } So that all fields from proc01 automatically get ...
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Problem and Solutions(?) to own/new .bst file using Texpad (BibTeX, MacTeX) [closed]

Problem How do you add your own .bst file so Texpad will compile without the following error message? You don’t have permission to write to the folder that the file “apsr2” is in. [New ...
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IEEEtran bibliography with bibtex formating issues

I am trying to format the bibliography for the first time, I have installed the IEEEtran package and everything is working except I have a couple of issues, they can be seen in the screenshot. ...
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Unable to use utf8 with the LyX ClassicThesis version 4.1

This is a question about using UTF-8 symbols (e.g. å, Ä, Ö) in the LyX version of ClassicThesis. Using such symbols in the main document lyx files work without any changes at all to the ClassicThesis ...
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My bibliography doesn't have a key/id [closed]

I'm very new so please bear with me. I have just exported my bibliography from Endnote into a .bib file. I have put it in the same folder as my Tex file. Entries look like this: @article{ author ...
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Discrepancy in using apacite for bibliography

Problem: The first reference using apacite is being printed out correctly and subsequent are not. The code in the PhDthesisSU.cls: %-------------------------- identification --------------------- ...
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biblatex: Changing key MastersThesis to MPhilThesis

Some universities have MPhil degree. I wonder how to put word MPhil thesis rather than MA thesis in biblatex bibliography. Any help will be highly appreciated. Thanks Example.bib Example.bib ...
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Does achemso no longer support “submitted” BibTeX entry types?

Looking through old documentation for achemso.bst, I noticed that it (at one time?) supported a submitted entry type for articles that have been submitted but not published. I was unable to find any ...
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Unable to produce bibliographic references in Emacs+AUCTex

I am trying to include references in a document of mine but I have a problem. First of all I use Emacs+AUCTex in Ubuntu. I have the following .tex and .bib files: Document File ...
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how to cite this book with bibtex? [closed]

This might be an easy question to some of you but for me I find it hard because I am not familiar with the names mentioned. Which is a city and which is a publisher. Mack, Chris A. Fundamental ...
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URL not showing up using url, howpublished, note fields in bibliography

I am writing up my thesis using the book class. Need to cite some webpages, but they are not showing up in the References section apart from their descriptions. I have included both the url and ...
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How to refer to section numbers in a citation call-out?

In the example bellow, the citation call-out to entry 58 includes also the section 12.3.2. Is there a package or a built-in way to create call-outs in this format? I'm using bibtex to manage the ...
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Paper database with high quality customizable BibTeX export?

There are multiple applications and web sites that can export BibTeX citations such as Google Scholar, ACM Digital Library, Mendeley and Bibsonomy. Unfortunately, there are two major problems: the ...
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How to cite 2 authors (Name & Name Date) inline in text with Harvard?

(firstly, is it possible to attach files? otherwise I'm just going to have to copy/paste my entire .bst and it's not coming out as a codeblock) Here's the example from my university of what it's ...
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Is it possible to extract the bibliography from a PDF file as a .bibtex?

There is a pdf report that has a good list of references for my field, can I extract them as a bibtex file to reuse them ?
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Bibliographystyle invalid, what am I doing wrong in my latex file or bibtex file?

I would like to add a reference list to my thesis latex file, but I am having some troubles with the style of my bibliography and the use of \addbibresource{Bibtexfile.bib} or ...
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garbled bibtex entry [duplicate]

For the following bibtex entry @Article{REF56, author = {E Shamonina and L Solymar}, title = {{Magneto-inductive waves supported by metamaterial elements: components for a one-dimensional ...
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Is there any bibliography style can give me more brief author text?

My problem now is in my thesis on the References part some references it take to much lines because i refer some papers from CERN, RHIC (so much authors per paper may be more that twenty, that too ...
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Some extra space in references IEEE

I have write this code (a simple citation): \noindent to an acceptable level of approximation. Alternatively, some authors~\cite{roussas1997course} simply require that: And used this command, for ...
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Eastern European name [duplicate]

In my .bib file, there is a reference including the following name in the authors list: Mitášová, Helena When the PDF is generated, this name does not display correctly: MitÃaÅaovÃa I searched ...
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BibTeX style which shows annotation fields and employs numeric-style citation call-outs

I am relatively new to LaTeX, i have used it for a couple of documents here and there but I am now using it for a formal school report which needs an annotated bibliography. My current problem is ...
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Make Bibliography in order of appearance of citation using {unsrt}

I'm a total newbie at LaTeX, and I'm trying to figure out how to sort citations within a paper I'm writing for a conference based on their appearance in the document itself. The conference has a ...
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Bibtex for mac not working

I use a Mac. I have a a .tex file called references test.tex. I have (what I think is) a plaintext file called sample1.bib. The files are super minimal. The references test.tex file looks like this: ...
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How to print Bibtex entry volume with uppercase V

I'm using Bibtex and would like to cite a book that is part of a series. The relevant entry in my bib.bib file is @book{key, author = {author}, title = {title}, series = {series title}, volume = {1: ...
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How do I use put e.g. before multiple cites in bibtex?

In bibtex for latex, I use \cite{foo2012,bar2013,abc2014} and it outputs: (Foo, 2012; Bar 2013; ABC 2014) When i use \cite[e.g.]{foo2012,bar2013,abc2014}, it outputs: (Foo, 2012; Bar 2013; ...
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Autocompletion of citation in TeXShop without BibDesk?

The documentation for autocompletion of citations within TeXShop appears to be fragmented around the web. The default suggestion is to use a service from BibDesk, but this requires BibDesk to be ...
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How to maintain the dot in the journal field of a bib item

I have an example bib entry: @article{bib_1, title={article1}, journal={arXiv:15xx.01678 [cs.SE]}, author={xxx.}, year={2015}, month={Jan}} When it compiles, the output of the journal is: ...
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Why am I unable to use BibLaTeX? [duplicate]

I've been encouraged to use BibLaTeX, so I'm trying to, but I'm not meeting much success. I'm sure I'm doing something dumb wrong, but I don't know what. I am using TeXShop on a MacBook Pro running OS ...
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Making broken references extra visible, redux: interacting with BibTeX (or BibLaTteX)

In Making broken references extra-visible, I asked how to make LaTex's normal ?? and [?] markers for broken references instead render as some super-annoying, colored text, so that in skimming a long ...
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Bibliography style: sort unsrtnat alphabetically and not by first cited

I am writing my master thesis, and I would like to have the following style for bibliography: \documentclass[11pt, oneside]{book} \usepackage[round]{natbib} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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How do I remove the number in the end of a reference? [closed]

How do I remove the page number in which a reference was cited using bibtex and natbib? My references look like: Alfred Renyi. On a new axiomatic theory of probability. Acta Mathematica Hungarica, ...
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Can I have a reference with spacing using bibtex? Like \cite{Author Year}

Can I have a bibtex entry with space in its key reference? Like below: @article{Author 2000, title={Boring book}, author={Boring Guy}, journal={Boring Subject}, year={2000}, ...
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Using bibtex, how do I cite a musical composition?

For example S. Reich. It’s Gonna Rain. 1965.
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Different style/color for some specific references using Bibtex

I need to differentiate some specific references from the others, for both the text and the reference list at the end of the document. Let say I want the "regular" ones in blue and the specific (i.e. ...
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How to add backref citation page-number in the bibliography? natbib package and abbrvnat style

\usepackage[square, numbers, comma, sort&compress]{natbib} \hypersetup{citecolor=red} \hypersetup{urlcolor=red, colorlinks=true} \label{References} \renewcommand{\bibname}{References} ...
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Bibtex entry without author starts with : when using lncs bibliography style

I have a reference without an author: @misc{abcd, title = {{The abcd Project}}, howpublished = "\url{http://abcd.org/}", note = "[Online; accessed 21-January-2015]" } In lncs format, the ...
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How to show URLs in a bibliography as (hyperlinked) stubs?

\label{References} \renewcommand{\bibname}{References} \lhead{\emph{References}} \bibliographystyle{abbrvnat} \bibliography{Bibliography} I want to have all urls in my references list to be ...
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Know which entry of bib file has not been used

Is there a way of knowing if I left out any bibliography entry in a specific tex file from an specific bib file? I am doing a kind of a literature review and every day I write a bit I find several ...