{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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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 ...
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Biblatex - Undefined control sequence when reading bibtex-file

I get hundreds of these errors when I'm trying to compile a bibliography: ./Megumi oppgave.aux:57: Undefined control sequence. l.57 ... Morgen}}{{Aftenposten Morgen}}{{\APACyear ...
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maxnames and minnames using rsc bibtex

I'm using BibTeX with the rsc citation package for citations and I'm trying to limit my bibliography so that it shows et al. if there are more than 5 names in the reference, which I can do as below: ...
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Minimal BST File That Writes Something

For another question here, I am trying to create a minimal BibTeX style that writes something into the output file. I am following the instructions from the manual (page 35), where a minimal example ...
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Compound page numbers with single dash

One of my references has page numbers like 12-2, where 12 is the section and 2 the page in this section. I would like to cite this with citep[12-2]{xy} but it is converted into a double-dash page ...
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Kile - autocompletion for bibtex entries

I would like to Kile autocomplete my citations, so when I type \citep{ a list with my bibliography entries pops up. I tried also by typing the first 3 letters of the entry key, and/or pressing ...
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biblatex-mla error [closed]

I am trying to use biblatex-mla to have MLA references in my work. However, I can't seem to get it to work. Here is the error every time I run TypeSet on BibTex The top-level auxiliary file: ...
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How to use custom bibstyle with biblatex

I am using Biblatex for bibliography. This works fine with builtin styles like ieee. But when I gave a custom bst file I got it gives me not found error. My command was ...
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Why doesn't LaTeX typeset this reference normally?

I use the bibtex to add my reference.Reference.bib as below: @Book{MathematicaIntroduction, author = {袭宗燕著}, title = {数学软件Mathematica系统的应用及其程序设计[{M}]}, publisher = {北京大学出版社}, year = {1996}, } ...
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natbib's \citet does not work

I am writing a paper using the springer journal LaTeX template. For some references I want to use in-text citation like this: but for some reason, when I try this in my document I get the ...
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bibtex comment out lines [duplicate]

I have a bibtex file contains the following line: @inproceedings{Cai03, author = {Cai, Deng and Yu, Shipeng and Wen, Ji-Rong and Ma, Wei-Ying}, title = {Extracting Content Structure for Web Pages ...
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Wrapping add.period

I am trying to adapt the BibTeX style file supplied with the LNI LaTeX template to actually match the style defined in the guidelines from the same page (sorry, as opposed to the guidelines document, ...
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Is there a tool/service that can enrich a BibTex database?

For my PhD thesis I'm using a BibTex database that I have used and extended over the years. However, over time I 'abused' it by deleting fields instead of creating copies and keep the main database ...
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Generating a default LaTeX bibliography from existing BibTeX file

unfortunately I cannot bring Texmaker to create a bibliography using BibTeX, so I was wondering: Can I create code that suits the needs of the default environment \begin{thebibliography} importing my ...
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Bibtex .bst file modification to include alphabetical ordering

Is it possible to modify the JHEP bibliography style in a simple way such that it displays bibliographical entries in alphabetical order, instead of basing on first appearence in the main text? ...
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Cite another publication in bibliography item [duplicate]

I would like to refer to another reference in a bibliography item. It should look like the following in the bibliography: [30] Author (Year), Cited in [12]. How do I achieve this?
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consolidating to a single file

I had a book published. The publisher had a LaTeX style file and we used bibtex, natbib and multind for those respective parts. The publisher sent it out to a production group and the final product ...
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How combine several .bib files into one?

When I download a .bib files from a journal it is stored on my computer as a single .bib file with the entry of the article. Do one have to manually copy paste all the information into one gigantic ...
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What is wrong in my makebst command?

I get a .bst file that prints publisher and year with no coma-space but like this My bst creation command is: ...
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Mapping a bibliography key using biblatex with bibtex backend [closed]

I want to use the shorthand key to define custom citation keys, but Mendeley does not allow setting it. Therefore I would like to map from some other unused field (ie shorttitle) to shorthand. If ...
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How to generate full citation using multibib in latex

I am new to Latex and am using it for an academic paper. As I need several bibliographies, I am using multibib which is working great, but I need full citations of the bibliography entries to appear ...
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Organisation-produced references in JabRef

Using Jabref and Libreoffice, via Jabref's 'OpenOffice connect' feature. I have a source that includes spaces and the word 'and' in a single author's name. Jabref parses this according to the usual ...
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Browsing BibTeX databases [duplicate]

Is there a good software for browsing BibTeX databases? I have a .bib file with roughly 100 entries and it is becoming harder and harder to look up papers to cite. What I would like is something with ...
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Question about running bibtex in Texniccenter?

I'm trying to use bibtex in Texniccenter, using the Bibtex in 60 seconds found here: http://www.hep.man.ac.uk/u/jenny/jcwdocs/latex/bibtexbasics.html Step 5 says: When processing the file, you need ...
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dashes for same author name in bib file

There are many questions (with answers) on how to fix the appearance of ----- for the same author names in bibtex. However still I have problem!! My bib file contains @IEEEtranBSTCTL{bstctl:nodash, ...
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LaTeX - Bibliography numbering [duplicate]

I am writing my master thesis and my supervisor wants to have numbered references. My bibliography style is apalike (Autor, year) in text and that is good. Only modification he wants is that ...
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How to validate (check) a biblatex .bib file?

How can I validate the correctness a biblatex .bib file? Where validate means checking for: Duplicate keys Missing mandatory fields What tools do you use?