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Superscripts in bibliography with bibtex too close to text

I have read this topic and I did as suggested to get my reference in the superscript, but I am not fully pleased with the effect, because when I type in Nicholson and Shain\cite{Nicholson64}. I get my ...
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biber in tool mode: Specify data source when creating .bib file containing cited references

As this might turn out to be an XY problem, I will try to give as much additional information as possible. But to start with, my question is: Question (Y): How can I make biber (in tool mode) create ...
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Author names listed twice in [] and normal in reference list

I have in the reference list author names repeated like this. How can I sort this out. I use BibTeX and JabRef [Altinyelken, 2010] Altinyelken, H. K. (2010). Curriculum change in uganda: Teacher ...
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How to change font of the references in Lyx?

I want to change my IEEE references style in Lyx, because I have all the letters somewhat capitalized: How to change it to a normal font? Edit (bib file snippet added): ...
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Bibtex - sometimes [name], sometimes [number] [closed]

I have a bibtex file consisting of 24 "papers". In my pdf bibliography some of the papers get labelled by a number [1],[2], etc and some by a name [name et. al] I would like to only use the numbers! ...
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LyX: Bibliography created two times with overlapping numbering

I have a little problem with my bibliography in LyX: First, I insert a bibtex-bibliography (Insert -> List/TOC -> BibTeX Bibliography) at the end of my document (in the appendix). For that, I use a ...
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How to make bibliography(bibtex) and enumerate indentation the same?

Is there a way in the following MWE to have the indentation in the bibliography to be the same as that in enumerate? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[latin9]{inputenc} \usepackage[british]{babel} ...
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Missing Reference name heading, or wrong appears two references

I am using elsarticle template to add my reference. However, I met two issues The number before a book/paper name is disappeared First, the reference heading did not include in my paper. After add ...
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Looking for a specific bibliographystyle for bibtex in german language

I am looking for a specific bibliographystyle for german language, I tried a lot of different styles, but I didn't find the right one. The style should list up my bibtex entrys in order of appereance ...
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Bibtex error message: I was expecting a `,'

I have been trying to fix my bib-tex reference file for a while now, and keep getting the same error message: This is BibTeX, Version 0.99d (TeX Live 2015) The top-level auxiliary file: _Gilead ...
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natbib: spurious period in bibliography items with DOIs

I encounter this problem with both the MSCS style file, which is not a standard LaTeX package but an in-house style of Cambridge Journals, and also with the ACM sigplanconf style. I'm not sure if it's ...
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Why doesn't \bibliography{myPub} command work in my Latex?

I'm making my CV, using LaTeX. A minimal code can be given as following: \documentclass[a4paper,10pt]{article} \begin{document} \bibliography{myPub.bib} \nocite{*} \end{document} mypub.bib: ...
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What input encoding do I have to choose if I have an 'ɛ' in a reference title?

I'm trying to cite this paper in my assignment using bibtex. It has an 'ɛ' in the title and this does not get represented correctly in my pdf. Umlauts, which I also have, are not a problem. So far ...
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Bibliography insertion prevents compilation

I am trying to print a bibliography, following the example of the ShareLaTeX site. I have a bibliography.bib file with the following contents: @Article{sasai, author = "Yoshiki Sasai", ...
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Changing the BibTeX inline bracket style for a single reference

I'm using BibTeX with natbib. I've loaded the latter with \usepackage[round,sort]{natbib} in the preamble, because I want to have round bracket inline citations, so that \citep{Einstein1905} gives in ...
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Add external bibtex to beamer presentation

I would like to separate my bibliography from my slides. However, currently the onliest version that is working is to add the the citations directly to my main file. Here is my example code: ...
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Bibtex journal name not in order

I should have IEEE Journal on Power Systems but it shows Power Systems, IEEE journal on, - How to arrange in correct order. I am using the following style \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} for example ...
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Creating a shortcut to a bibliography file

I have my bibliography file, mybib.bib, in a different directory to that of my Latex file. However, I do not want to hardcode the location of the bibliography, because the Latex file is being worked ...
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natbib's merge functionality in the appendix

The natbib package has a very useful option merge that allows one to have two or more references under the same number. If works fine for the following simple code: ...
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How to get bibtex to work after El Capitan update [duplicate]

After the El Capitan update I had to go through my preferences and change the path files for LaTeX to compile but my references are still not working. Trying to compile gives the following warning: ...
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BibTex: How to cite the author of preamble of another author?

I don't know how to make the BibTex entry of the following case: The entire book is from one author A, but the editor (author B) wrote only the preamble and I need to cite this preamble, and I don't ...
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list of literature for each chapter

what I want is at the end of each chapter it should automatically generate a list of literature. Is hat possible? and how? I wanna use BibTex thanks for your help Update: I've added the follwing ...
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How can I put a white-space in the Path to .bib while compiling BibTex? Continued

I am trying to compile a .tex file (beamer class), and I want to use references from a .bib file. This .bib file is located in a folder with a path with multiple white spaces in it. Basically I have ...
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Page number of bibliography in table of contents is above or below correct value

In my latex document which uses the report documentclass and hyperref package, I have the following code before the end of the document: \bibliographystyle{plain} ...
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How to sort bibliography entries alphabetically by \cite key?

I have generated a custom *.bst style file with whom I am generally quite happy with. The references are automatically ordered alphabetically. However, if there is more than one article published by ...
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non-indentation of the second line of bibliograpy

I would like to print my references part non-indented. I have found information regarding how to indent bib items, but not regarding my problem. I am trying to have the second line of references ...
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in bibliography i like to move the pp to next line

In bibliography page number is left in the end of the line how to move the pp to the next line ??? Using Bibtex and using IEEE style and also i like to change the title from bibliography to ...
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How to change apalike to use full first name, not just initials?

I am using apalike with natbib in the article documentclass. However, I need to make some changes to the citation style: 1) is there a way to change apalike so that it shows authors' full first names ...
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How to use incollection, when author and editor are the same and I'm using more than one chapter?

I have a reference in bibtex, where the author of a chapter is the same as the editor. On top of that, I'm citing more than one chapter. What is the proper/right way to do the citing? For now, I'm ...
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beamer: bibtex + natbib + hyperref, hyperlinks do not work

I want to use bibtex in a beamer presentation and format the citations with natbib. This code works: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{listings} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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How to modify author names in biometrika.bst

I am using biometrika.bst for my reference. It can be download for free from here. For most part, it works exactly the way I want except for author names. As shown in the picture below, the last name ...
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Multiple references within a single citation with bibtex

What I would like to do is to have a single citation that contains multiple references. Something like: \cite{reference1} That would show on text like this: Here we are citing reference1.1 ...
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BibTeX shows additional parenthesis depending on the author list

I want to reference two ArXiv-papers from the same first author. However, something weird happens, when I append a third author to one of the papers. Both entries in the bibliography show an ...
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Use .csl or .ccs for bibtex

I am wanting to write my thesis with LaTeX. My problem is, that my university demands a certain citation style, which they provide as a .csl or .ccs file. Is there some way to use that in LaTeX / ...
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Help with additional parameter for DeclareCiteCommand

I use a custom cite command cite which puts the citation on first use in the footer. The problem is that there is no possibility to reference a page or section with this cite command. example: ...
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Changes to .bst file have no effect

I have been using the natbib package with the apalike bibliography style. However, I am not entirely happy with some details of this style, and wanted to try my hands on a customised version. Thus, I ...
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Cite in Abstract before \begin{document}

I have my latex document finished and it compiles. But now I am stuck: Is it somehow possible to cite in the Abstract (before \begin{document}, and therefore before ...
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Using institute instead of author for @online [duplicate]

I'm trying to add this page to my bibliography. There is no individual author to attribute, but there is an institute. However the institute field seems to not work (it doesn't show up in the ...
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Cite references in the order that they appear in another file

Suppose I have file A.tex that is the main document and has a list of references, say [1] Reference 1 [2] Reference 2 [3] Reference 3 [4] Reference 4 There is also B.tex which is like a letter and ...
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Сorporate university standard for the use of latex for the preparation of bachelor's or master's final work [closed]

University administration asked for recomendations on Standard to use LaTeX for bachelor's and master's final works. Can somebody advise what to choose for corporate Standard: pdfLaTeX OR XeLaTeX or ...
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Remove the URL labels in IEEE bibliography

The following figure is generated by \documentclass[10pt, conference]{IEEEtran} \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} \bibliography{IEEEabrv,myReferences} The myReferences is simpe as follows: @Misc{Pig, ...
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zotero.dot Word document to LaTeX?

I have a Word file that was written using zotero.dot, and has many references. I am sure all the reference numbers are stored somewhere in the .doc file as metadata. How do I export the document to ...
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In text citations not appearing for APA citation

I am working on my thesis, and need to have the references in APA style. The bibliography is generated correctly, but the in text citation are not appearing. All that shows up is "[]". The main ...
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TeX accents on XeLaTeX without fontspec

I'm trying to use XeLaTeX with BibTeX8 without fontspec, but I'm getting my bibliography wrongly accented as with the files. \begin{filecontents}{\jobname.bib} @Book{Aristoteles2000mf, Title ...
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Latex, El Captian - No aux or bbl files created

I have updated my macbook to el capitan and as already asked and answered multiple times had to reset the paths to the actual mactex installation. I have adjusted all paths in my editor settings and ...
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Add publisher field to Music biblatex entry [duplicate]

I have this sample file: \documentclass[a4paper]{scrartcl} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{ebgaramond} \usepackage{filecontents} ...
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How to number citations in the bibliography

I use lyx , elsevier class. I choose the citations to be natbib/numerical, style : plainnat. The citations in the produced pdf are not numbered. I am not sure how to number the citations. The lyx ...
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problem with bibtex-I want to check format

I just want to know if the following reference is written in the correct format of a .bib file. The error I got when compiling it is Warning--empty journal in saleh_medina_leila_m._structural_2014 ...
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How to cite a film with bibtex

How would I cite a film with Bibtex? My primary problem is getting the directory and producers fields to show up. I am using the apacite for my bibliography package. I need to get a citation that ...
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How to create both a reference list (for items cited) and a bibliography (for additional reading/items not cited) using BibTex

I am currently writing my PhD thesis using the {report} class on Texshop (LaTex) for Mac. I have used BibTex to compile my reference list, in which I have created a library called 'database' which has ...