{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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Multiple references in one superscript citation

I want to make a bibliography like this. With one citation in superscript I want to link to the list Reference 1. With the second citation to Reference 2 and so on. And in each chapter the reference ...
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Bibtex doesn't compile with a new style

I'm trying to change my bibliographystyle from unsrt to nar. However, pdflatex, bibtex , 2x pdflatex(using Texmaker) always gives me the following Error: Package natbib Error: Bibliography not ...
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Writing a thesis in Lyx using a Latex Template - What am I doing wrong?

I'm looking to write my thesis in Lyx as I'm impressed with all the document handling features. I have found, what is called, a Latex template for my university's thesis here: ...
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Bibtex installed on MikTeX, but does not work on another .sty file

I am currently transferring all of my work that is written for article publication format (different .tex) to dissertation .tex (using a .sty class given by school). For my article, the class file ...
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Cite report without author

I would like to cite a report published by an institution. They don't publish the names of the authors. Right now I'm using @TechReport{bissurvey, title = {Triennial Central Bank Survey of ...
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Language problems when building bibliography [duplicate]

I'm having trouble making my bibliography. Between multiple authors it shows "and" in stead of the dutch "en". I've been searching for solutions and most answers state this should do the job: ...
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bibtex entries with non-ascii characters

I need to cite a book which includes a schwa ('ə') in the title. I've been able to achieve certain diacritics in bibtex entries using commands like \'{e} (for an e with acute accent). However, when ...
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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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seeking bibtool for Windows binary

For a book, I need to be able to extract the cited references from a number of .bib files to make a single .bib containing only those cited. For this task, I find bibtool extremely useful on linux, ...
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No .bbl generated

I am having issue with generating references using TeXworks. Bibtex does not generate .bbl file, and the citation in the pdf appears only with [?]. Here is my pdflatex code: \documentclass{article} ...
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Bibtex: Change formatting of editor name for type InCollection

I have a reference that is a chapter of the book, so I'd like to include both the author name and the editor's name in the citation. I quickly discovered that the "Book" and "InBook" types give errors ...
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problems in references with `IEEEtran` [duplicate]

@ARTICLE{garfield2006history, author = {E. Garfield}, title = {The history and meaning of the journal impact factor}, journal = {Jama}, year = {2006}, volume = {295}, pages = {90--93}, ...
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Footnotes with full bibliography information

I would like to add footnotes, with the text of the .bib file, not only the name of the cite. Found some solutions using jurabib, but my other packages aren't compatible. How could I fix this? My tex ...
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alpha-style citation callout without year

I'm writing a draft and I'm not quite happy with the bibliography style. My code looks like this: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{cite} ...
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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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Enforce 2-digit citation numbers?

I need citation numbers to be at least two digits. So, any number less than 10 needs to be prefixed with a zero: [01], [02] ... [10] Is it possible to that in bibtex, or any other citation package? ...
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inputenc error: problems reading in .bib file from jabref

i'm relatively new to latex, so forgive me, if thats a silly one: I'm using miktex and texstudio. I keep getting the following error message, which prevent me from building up or compiling a document ...
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Bibtex bibliography without numbers, sorted and with indents [duplicate]

[I am actually reposting a modified version of my older question because I wasn't able to solve it myself] I am trying to generate a german bibliography using Bibtex. Here are some three examples of ...
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Some problems creating german bibliography using Bibtex

I am trying to generate a german bibliography using Bibtex. Here are some three examples of my items: @book{Kirchgässner-Wolters-2007, AUTHOR = "Kirchgässner, Gebhard and Wolters, Jürgen", ...
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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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What is the BibTeX category of a monograph that appeared in a series?

I would like to cite the following book (the author refers to the work as book several times), which appeared in a series: http://link.springer.com/book/10.1007%2F978-1-4419-1740-9 On the very first ...
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simple bst file

I am looking for a BibTex .bst file that references with numbers in the order references appear, and the references themselves include only: -author with initials -journal -volume -start page ...
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Unresolvable case mismatch in Bibtex

This is where the problem lies: What I would think should not work: \cite{jaeger2006a} What should work: \cite{Jaeger2006a} See Andrew Swann's answer for the detailed explanation. In short use ...
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Bibtex: two months with dates

I would like to insert the dates of a conference into my bibtex-file. The conference took place in the period 29. november and 2. december. I tried the following, but with a not very satisfactory ...
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Secrecy of bibtex direcory location

I am using bibtex for references and have a link to the directory in the .tex file. This directory makes it obvious for whom te project is done, but this should remain secret (academic assignment at a ...
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numbers in BibTeX entries: syntax highlighting vs. reality

The following example has one relevant entry for this question, the year field. @INPROCEEDINGS{1181437, author={de Oliveira, W.R. and De Souto, M. C P and Ludermir, T.B.}, booktitle={Neural ...
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Bibtex wont update/compile

I'm using bibtex to do my references but it has stopped compiling correctly. It happened when working on a different LaTeX file (not using the same bibtex file and not in the same folder) and has been ...
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BibTex “Hello World” Example Yielding Undefined Citation [duplicate]

The Bibtex "Hello World" example does not seem to work, for unknown reasons. LaTeX code is below: \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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How can I change the in-line citation using BibTeX

I'm a bit new to the whole LaTeX thing, but I thought it would be interesting to use from my Master's Thesis. I'm currently using Texmaker and it has been quite useful so far, but I have been having ...
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How can i create volume and number in the custom bst file ? (Latex)

I started modifying my osajnl.bst file. (http://www.opticsinfobase.org/submit/templates/wordwp/osajnl.bst) I want to modify the .bst file. There is a big problem as following. I need to get the ...
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Get the citation number from other tex file's citation list

I have to prepare the reviewer reply file. I want to get the citation number as it originally stated in main manuscript. I am using the same .bib file and same key. As example, say in original ...
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BibTeX/BibLaTeX, verbatim fields, and special characters [closed]

I'm tweaking the import/export code in Zotero for BibTeX/BibLaTeX format, particularly, the file attachment field file. AFAICT, the file field has no proper definition in BibTeX, but BibLaTeX ...
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Modify pnas2009.bst file

I am using pnas2009.bst for my bibliography which I am very happy with but I wish to make a few modifications: I wish that publications with large author lists (say greater than or equal to eight) ...
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Latex - Problems with #

I've got a problem with this error: You can't use `macro parameter character #' in horizontal mode. This error appeared suddenly in strange place after I add next bibtex to my bibliography. Error ...
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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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Add website in the bibliography

I try to use the following code. It works. But the true address is http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Matrix_exponential. So if I use Matrix_exponential, it does not work. myref.bib @misc{ exp, ...
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Polyglossia: Arabic Text, English Bibliography

I am writing a mainly Arabic book. But all the references are western/English. So I'd like the bibliography to appear left to right. I write: \documentclass[12pt,english]{book} ...
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Using a thesis template: Listing my publications by referencing a .bib file

I'm relatively new to Latex and new to Stack exchange. I am using the ucthesis template (University of California) on ShareLatex.com and am currently filling out a CV within the thesis document. I ...
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Reusing entry in bibliography file with some modifications

Lets say I have entry like this: @book{FT-GT, author={Drew Fudenberg and Jean Tirole}, title={{G}ame {T}heory}, publisher={The MIT Press}, year={1991}, address={Cambridge} } I now that I ...
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Is it possible to get h-physrev to display by order of appearance?

Or could someone suggest another bibtex style that is close the h-physrev that displays by order of appearance in the bibliography? The unsrt style is not what I'm looking for. Thanks for any ideas!
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Customise Bibliography Style Alpha

I am trying to use alpha bibliography style, but I have to customise it. what I have in my .bib file is : @book{laue, Author = {Kurt Laue and Helmut Stenger}, Date-Added = {2014-05-06 ...
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Is it possible to include a .bib file inside another one?

When I started writing documents I decided to use a single .bib file in the main document directory. Each document would be created in a subdirectory and terminate with \bibliography{../biblio} ...
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Failing to add a bibtex file into a main tex file

I see several entries in the forum suggesting that the enclosed Miminal code should print the references in the file myref.bib in the tex file here. The output of this file for me gives a pdf file ...
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URL doesnt show in Latex

I would like to reference an online reference. I am using this code: @ONLINE{a4, title = "Correlation, Confidence Interval, and Sample Size", author ={millercommamatt}, url = ...
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Process exited normally bibtex error

I have a bibtext file: @book{a1, author = "Shasha, D. and Zhu, Y.", title = "High Performance Discovery in Time series, Techniques and Case Studies", publisher = "Springer", ...
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modify bibliography style

Hi I want to modify biliographystyle unsrt, this style return : Einstein journal paper [1]. But I want : Einstein journal paper (Einstein 1905, [1]). With the same entry in the bibliography ...
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How to change a .bst for references sorted in order of appearance

I've been struggling trying to format my references for a paper which needs to follow the LNCS guidelines. They use to provide a .bst file which formats the references exactly as they require, but the ...
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tex capacity exceeded when including url in .bib file

When I include url in the .bib file latex throws the error: Tex capacity exceeded, sorry[save size=5000] Do you have any idea why? Below I paste the package I use and one reference ...
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BibTeX file is not compatible with Springer svmono class

In the Springer provided template for a monograph, I am unable to use a BibTeX file for the references. I have made a .bib file, named DG_Refrences, containing all the details of necessary ...
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Make PhD citations say “dissertation” rather than thesis

At my school, PhD works are generally referred to as dissertations rather than theses. My bibtex file has this entry: @phdthesis{Alsolami2012Auth, title = {An examination of keystroke ...