{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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Don't show bibliography heading if there aren't any citations

We use LaTeX to generate PDF documents dynamically from the web. Sometimes reports have bibliography citations, and sometimes they don't. At the end of our LaTeX document, we have a bibliography ...
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Problem with citation and PDFLatex [closed]

Compile a tex file with Pdflatex under winEdt 7.0. 1) All the references were listed, but in the text, it is [?] rather than the reference number. And the computer complaint: Latex warning: Citation ...
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How to force a certain sorting of two .bib entries?

So there are two articles I'm citing in a paper, here are their BibTeX entries: @incollection{ShapiroSI, Author = {Stewart Shapiro}, Booktitle = {Identity and Modality}, Date-Added = ...
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Error in url reference

@online{amazon, author = {Amazon.com, Inc.}, title = {Conditions of Use}, year = {2012}, url = ...
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Even-spaced (two) columns in reference page using bibtex - automatically [duplicate]

I have a document I keep compiling, using latex and bibtex, and it automatically creates my reference page. My final page is references and I use two columns, so naturally, assuming the reference page ...
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Controlling what \cite prints

I'm making a presentation using Beamer, and I'm trying to figure out how to get the journal information to print with the citation. I am currently using the natbib package with BibTeX. Suppose I ...
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How to remove the space after the slash when year and original year were reported in Bibtex with Mathpazo font

When referring to Goffman (1959/1969), I see a space after the slash (-> Goffman (1959/ 1969). Can anyone help me removing this space after the slash? I am using the mathpazo font; therefore I have ...
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Several bib.tex entries do not work in combination with biber [closed]

as the title says I have a problem with some of my entries that do not work out while a happy 15 others work. My tex file: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \title{} \author{Me Me} ...
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What is the proper way of citing/referencing an external image/document file?

I'm writing a paper in latex and I have some tables and image files that are too big to fit on the page, so I wanted to just include them as extra files with the paper and reference them through the ...
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Generate uniform references

To generate references, I usually find the needed bibtex formats for references in Google Scholar, which may gives the following references: B.K. Chun, D.S. Ryu, W.I. Hwang, and H.G. Cho. 2006. An ...
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When I use \cite{} in Beamer, the link points to the slide number rather then the bibliography ?

When I use \cite{} from BibTex in Beamer, the link points to the slide number rather then the bibliography ? is this normal ? How to fix it ?
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How can I put a white-space in the Path to .bib while compiling BibTex ?

I have a white-space in the Path to my .bib ... The Path is : /Users/Alji/Google Drive/Recherche/Papers/LibraryBibDesk.bib When I compile BibTex I get the following error when I compile BibTex : ...
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Bibtex unsrt type style that shows arxiv links?

Is it possible to use unsrt style for bibtex that will show arxiv links? I remember using apsrev4-1 for one seminar before and that showed arxiv links, even combined them with hyperref so you could ...
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Can't set bibliography in a llncs tex document [duplicate]

My .tex file is as follows: \documentclass{llncs} \begin{document} %TITLE \title{TITLE} \author{AUTHORS} \institute{INSTITUTE} \maketitle %ABSTRACT \begin{abstract} Abstract here \end{abstract} ...
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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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Producing .bbl file with Lyx and JabRef

How do I produce the .bbl file required for arXiv using JabRef for bibtex and Lyx?
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Referencing a “two-part” surname

Currently my bibtex entry is this: @Article{CW12, author = "Neil Rankin and Vivian Sch{\"o}er and Christian Sebastiao and Corne Van Walbeek", title = "Predictors of academic performance: ...
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Why does the setspace package change my fancyhdr design?

After hours of debugging, I finally found out that the header of my bibliography's last page is changed by using spacing in the text. Now my world is turned upside down. Please have a look at this ...
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bibliography does not apper [duplicate]

I am using texmaker on ubuntu 12.04. After compiling the bibliography does not apper. I am new to latex so maybe I am doing something of wrong. I know that there are a lot of post with the same ...
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Universal `\cite` commands or defining new cite commands

I would like to know the best practice to get "universal" cite commands. Across the different articles, I have written, each has had a different template for a different publication venue. And, each ...
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texlive2013 texmaker bibtex does not work

I have just install TeXlive 2013 on my Ubuntu 12.04 using the online install, everything seems to work. I added the PATH after installation as written in the terminal, in /etc/environment ...
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Need help getting natbib and custom bibtex style sheet to cooperate with custom thesis class

I'm typing a linguistics Master's Thesis and have to use a custom class that our thesis office gives us. Then, I have to use the style that is set by the Linguistic Society of America for citations ...
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Difficulty with icelandic characters in bibliography/apacite [closed]

I have a problem with getting my icelandic characters to show up when I compile. I´m using texstudio and I used jabref for being the reference manager and I´m using apacite for the citing "system" ...
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Natbib and website citation

I am using the Natbib package and using the apalike style. However, I cannot get the website citation to work as planned. I do know of the option of BibLatex, however, I do not want to use that as I'm ...
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Generate plain text from bibtex file and bst style

I have two files: entries.bib - file with bibtex formatted entries, nature.bst - file with bibliography style Is there a way to generate plain text citations from these files using command line ...
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After making a mistake while citing, BibTex doesn't run anymore [closed]

Sometimes I make an error while trying to cite in LaTeX (I use TeXstudio and MiKTeX 2.9). After this, LaTeX generally doesn't want to create any output. I tend to solve this by deleting all files in ...
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Problems with bst file, model5-names.bst. My references do not show the issue number (volume number)

In my references I need to write: Liberman, M. C. 1978. Auditory nerve response from cats raised in a low noise chamber. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 63(2), 442-455. ...
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How can I change the language of my natbib bibliography?

I am using the natbib package for my bibliography. For documents in English, everything works fine. \bibliographystyle{plainnat} \bibliography{tex/bibliography} % the file is called bibliography.bib ...
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In which programming language are bst (BibTeX style) files written?

I am trying to adjust the bibliography style of natbib. There I am facing constructs like these: FUNCTION {emphasize} { duplicate$ empty$ { pop$ "" } { "\emph{" swap$ * "}" * } if$ } ...
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bibtex package option date

i want to make my bibliography to follow the chem-acs style. So i use bibtex style=chem-acs, the output looks almost correctly except the formate of the date. It uses somehow the month and the year, i ...
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How can I automatically insert a command in a BibTeX-generated bbl file?

This question asks how to keep a code in a bbl file. Fortunately, the root cause could be found and solved without fiddling with the bbl file. Several answers pointed out that the bbl file should not ...
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tweaking a resume template to allow custom bibtex categories

So I use LaTeX a lot for work. I'm in the process of creating a new academic CV. I found a beautiful template that I really love, but handles bibtex references in an unweildy manner. It assumes ...
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My Bibliography is Empty!! Latex [duplicate]

I don't know why it only displays the first 2 options in the references part!! Please help I have included the .bib file in the main file. I tried to use the .bbl file, but it is very time wasting and ...
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Problem importing .tex to LYX - Bibliography and citations not showing properly on PDF

I am trying to import a .tex file to LyX which uses a BibTeX database to populate my bibliography and for citations. In LyX everything appears to be working normally, double clicking on the gray box ...
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How to modify apalike.bst to have a URLs at the end of References

I can't find this one -- which part do I have to change to have URLs at the end of References. By default, they are in the beginning.
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Output all entries in Gloss, no text being produced

I'm trying to use gloss to output a entries from a .bib file like a dictionary in alphabetical order. For some reason I can't get it to output anything except the title. I'm using TexWorks in windows. ...
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Bibtex saying I am missing a field name in @unpublished [closed]

From googling, I have seen that the @unpublished is recommended for random articles found online. The required fields are note, author and title. Why then is the following bib entry giving an error? ...
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When running Bibtex with a statement that has a comma at the end, this is obscuring real problems

When I run bibtex on document with a citation such as \cite{European00Presidency} and the .bib entry looks like this: @MISC{European00Presidency, author = {European Council,}, title = ...
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Nature-style bibliography

I need to adjust my bibliography style according to Nature requirements. Here is what it need to be in the ref list: 39. Lucas, A., Mangeney, A., Mège, D., & Bouchut, F. Influence of the scar ...
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How to compile bibtex with TeXstudio?

I am trying to use bibtex for the first time. I am on windows 7, using TeXstudio. I am trying to follow the steps of this (french) webpage : http://www.tuteurs.ens.fr/logiciels/latex/bibtex.html I ...
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Use bibtex info for register of persons

I am wondering and have intensely and unsuccessfully searched if there is any possibility to use the bibtex author info to create a register of persons without going through all my documents and add a ...
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“Dynamic” new command in LaTeX

Although I've been using LaTeX for a long time, I never defined "dynamic" new commands. Here is what I have in mind: I define a new command such as \newitem with the following inputs ...
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Using The Author Formatter to custom the author view format

I want to make my bibliography (The Author) to be like this : Yu, E., Giorgini, P., Maiden, N., and Mylopoulos, J. Social modeling for requirements engineering: An introduction. In Social ...
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How to redefine the key of a bibliography entry?

I've posed a similar question but it has received no answer, so i'll try with a different specification. We are manually defining the order of the bibliography and we want this custom order to be ...
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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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automatix bibtex generation for documents in a folder

Is there reliable package or software to generate *.bib files for documents contained in a folder ? I found Mendeley but it does not work as I expected.
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Combine sections into chapter. Each section a separate .tex file

I am putting together a portfolio of evidence together. I have written all the individual pieces of evidence as separate latex documents. Some of these documents have references at the end of the ...
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Apalike Bibliographystyle

I am currently working no my Masterthesis. I import it the packages...: \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage{apalike} And then add the references section in this way: \bibliographystyle{apalike} ...
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Reference list from separate documents in the order of appearance

I'm facing a complex problem. I have 2 separate documents, a main text and a table, both with several citations. I would like to have a bibliography section at the end of the main document containing ...
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Limiting Citations in Bibliography with IEEE style

I'm using the IEEE conference style and am exporting my bibTeX from Zotero. Zotero however just adds all information into the bibTeX and then my TeX-environment just compiles all that information into ...