{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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How to switch from biblatex+biber to natbib+bibtex?

Context I use the biblatex package coupled with biber (see terminology disambiguation) for my personal writings. I want to submit a paper using a template requiring the natbib package — hence the ...
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bibtex and biblatex customing in sharelatex

So I have fighting with this problem now two days. Result: nod good... In the picture is example what I try to do. First ones are made by hand and after "lähteet" is what biblatex is doing. I can't ...
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APS style bibliography with bibtex in BMC Journal

I am trying to use APS style bibliography with bibtex in a bmc_article template I have from here. This is apparently a requirement for this journal. I can't seem to get the proper citations working ...
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Bibliography alphabetic ordering

comrades! Again, i've faced the problem of bibliography sorting with no clue how to deal with it. The issue is in the fact, that the specific requirments for russian papers make me use custom-made ...
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Cite in footnotes not in brackets using bibtex/natbib

I try to cite in my essay in the footnotes and I want the bibliography to automatically list the entries cited. In addition it would be nice to be able to format the citation by my own. Anyone any ...
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Bibliography style: aunsrt

I tried to use style: aunsrt (sample) or aunsnot (sample) but both do not work. I have an error message about undefined control sequences. Other standard styles work. Do you know what I am doing ...
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Sort References Yearly?

I need to Sort my references yearly, right now i have tried unsrt, plain. both of them are not working. I have written my bib file according to year though. All i need is to have my references sorted ...
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BibTeX Errors “the literal stack is empty” and “'128' is a function literal” with Optics Express Template

I'm having an issue compiling the bibliography for a document using the Optics Express Template. I get error messages which say: ---the literal stack isn't empty for entry Haug2004 while ...
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Abbreviated author names with initials at the end in the reference list [duplicate]

I use TexMaker with TeXworks to write a paper. The comments I use are given below. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[numbers,sort & compress]{natbib} \begin{document} ...
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Beamer-bibtex multiple authors

I have been trying to include some references in beamer but the result does not look good at all if there are three authors involved. For instance, with this bibtex entry @Article{boudt2012gaussian, ...
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How to run bibtex in texstudio (or otherwise) on \included files

Apologies for the newbie question, I am trying to use chapterbib for multiple bibliographies in my thesis. Each chapter is in the main file with \include and has its own bibliography from the same ...
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How to use BibTeX for putting a nice publication list in resume with document class (res.cls)

I am trying to put a publication list using BibTex into resume. But I do not know why it does not compile?. Here is my effort. Following is the code that I want to use BibTex for its publication ...
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BibTex not truncating authors list in citation for some entries

I have been unable to find the solution to my problem in other questions, so here is the problem. 2 of my citations have 4 authors listed rather than having author et al. despite being the same format ...
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Order references alphabetically with “elsarticle-num-names.bst”

How Can I order my references alphabetically using the bibliographystyle "elsarticle-num-names.bst"? Here is a MWE, copied from the elsarticle template folder itself: elsarticle-template.tex: ...
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AGSM bibliography style sometimes doesn't abbreviate to “et al.” for duplicate author+year

With BibTeX and the harvard/AGSM style, some references (from authors who have multiple papers per year) aren't abbreviated to "et al.", with the addition of a, b, et cetera. For example, with the ...
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re-positioning volume number in legal bibliography

How can I re-position the volume number in a bibliographic entry? Law reviews use the format, Holmes, The Common Law, 42 Yale Law Journal 79 (1915), where "42" is the volume number, and "79" the first ...
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Alphadin change names to “I. Newton”

I want my entries to be of the form "I. Newton: Gravity" and for more than one author "I. Newton, A. Einstein: How to rule the world" followed by publisher and year. Is that possible in any way? At ...
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LaTeX + Git: Bibliography

Let's say I have one and only one bibliography file on my computer, in which I write every piece of literature I read and that I import in every paper I write or on what my PhD thesis will be at the ...
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EID bib entry causes duplicate page numbers in citation with biblatex

ADS paper service usually provides the EID entry as well as the pages entry in their bibtex files. Both entries generally contain the page number of an article. Usually this doesn't seem to cause any ...
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Add dot/period to every reference spbasic [closed]

I'm using natbib for an article to be published in a Springer journal. I am using all their style spbasic.bst but i would like to have a dot at the end of every reference! Can somebody tell me ...
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natbib with Vancouver bibliography style

I'm write a document of type tufte-handout, and wanted to use Vancouver reference style for bibliography, however I get the following error: Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible with ...
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Lyx References Broken

I lately moved my .lyx file to a different computer. Now all my citations and Formatted cross-references to subsections are broken. Formatted references to sections and images are still working for ...
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problem citation (?) in journal submission system [closed]

when I submit source tex files to springer journal from their website. I click to generate pdf from uploaded source then I faced following problem: I have a problem in referencing, I can't see the ...
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BibTeX: Separate between Printed and online Sources

In the bibliography, I want to separate online references from printed references with the heading online references. Both references should begin at same page. I have tried to put the online ...
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Error - Paragraph ended before \OT1\. was complete

I was writing some more references in my bib file when suddenly I ran into this issue. I guess it is probably because I was using special characters. However, even after deleting the entry or changing ...
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Reducing space between items of reference

I want to reduce the space between items of my references. After reading many related posts and trying various methods, I was still unable to do that :( I use BibTeX and here is my code (the ...
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How to customize a .bst file

I want to customize this .bst file. Now, when I compile a reference it gives me (For an entry of type @article): Author1, Author2, "Title," Journal Volume (Year) pages, arxiv:0208157. But I want ...
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referencing style issue

I need to submit a paper to springer journal at this link. but I have the following issue in referencing. they require this style as the link show. So ex: Journal article Gamelin FX, Baquet G, ...
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How to Suppress Top-bar of BibTeX in Beamer?

I know the thread How to hide references from navigation bar in beamer class? I do not want to hide it but suppress it such that it does not come out. I got this complication in this thread Set limit ...
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Set limit on number of authors in citation call-out when using the IEEEtranN bibliography style

I know the thread Set limit to one author when using “et al.” in biblatex but this thread is about BibTeX. Code where bibliography in BibTeX \documentclass{beamer} \setbeamertemplate{bibliography ...
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Citing with Bibtex: .bbl file built, but not citing at all [closed]

I seem to have issues getting citations working in TeXmaker. Code is roughly as follows: %%% citations \usepackage{natbib} \bibliographystyle{plain} %stuff \begin{document} \maketitle ...
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Can texify be used to generate multiple bibliographies?

I'm using MikTex texify compiler driver and I have a document using the multibib package. The pdflatex compilation generates main.aux (which matches main.tex) and own.aux (generated using multibib). ...
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How can I programmatically normalize bibtex records across multiple .bib files?

I use bibdesk to manage a variety of .bib files, some of which have overlapping records. This is because the .bib files are generally oriented around a long-term project and tagging can be quite ...
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Change language used for conjunction particle in bibliographic entries

I am trying to get around BibTex. I have successfully added the bibliography and everything works. The only problem is that when i have multiple authors, in the bibliography it places "and" before the ...
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Multiple bibliographies without repetitions

I know of multibib and some related packages but, as far as I understand, they do not seem to fit perfectly my needs. I would like to do the following. A main bibliography would list all items cited ...
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How to add references using BibTex from a .cls file?

I am using a bioinformatics template with a user defined bioinfo.cls file. This is the section where the "Reference" environment is defined. % *********** % References * % *********** ...
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I couldn't open database file .bib

I am having some problems with my bibliography in Texmaker. I generated a references.bib file from Jabref and I put the references.bib file in the same folder of my .tex file. When I use my laptop ...
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How to get short author lists using natbibapa option of apacite?

natbib's basic citation commands, such as \citep, produce short author lists by default. For example, the MWE below produces "(Richerson et al., 1997)". \begin{filecontents}{\jobname.bib} ...
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Missing $ in bibtex while referencing

! Missing $ inserted. <inserted text> $ l.15 ...vard.edu/hub_feeds/1984/feed_items/207289} ? Here are my references in BibTeX: @online{ Mark10, author = {Mark Easton}, ...
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Bibtex Chicago Style: need to change truncaation setting for lists of three or more authors

I am using Bibtex, Natbib and Chicago Style. However, I need a changed format for authors. If there are 3 or more authors, only the first one should be mentioned, followed by "et al.". At the moment, ...
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Google Scholar Import - Jabref

I am a huge fan of Jabref - and Google Scholar. Using the Scholar search in Jabref gives however unsatisfactory results. I am not getting the URL/DOI information - nor the PDF automatically ...
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Bibliography started from the second page

I am writing a paper using latex,the last part of the main file looks like this \include{Appendix} \bibliography{bibfile} \bibliographystyle{plain} In my bibfile only BibTeX cite list exits. My ...
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BibTeX: Missing chapter titles in reference list

I'm using the @inbook command to organize chapter references in books. Here is one of my BibTeX entries: @INBOOK{Ghosal10, author = {S. Ghosal}, editor = {N. L. Hjort and C. Holmes ...
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How to sort bibliography by languages in bibtex?

As an absolute newbie in Tex-related stuff, i need your advice. I'm making an article in online version of Tex - sharelatex.com, so i need to sort the bibliography from .bib-file for my article by the ...
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multiple bibliography in thesis: Bibtex items are all shown

I am writing a thesis. There is one main tex file thesis.tex and there are multiple folders, each one including a tex file and a bib file to constitute one chapter of my thesis: Folder_1: ...
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Endnote equivalent style in latex

I need to submit to this journal Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery. I have question about their referencing. they only provide an EndNote style instead of style can be used with latex (*.bst file)! ...
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Making separators uniform in BibTex bibliography

Using latex makebst plus a bit of fiddling with the resulting .bst file, I've managed to get my bibliography close to the shape I want it to be in. The exception is for certain incollection and ...
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Lyx - Referencing two papers as (author, date)a and (auther,date)b is cutting the date short. Any way around this?

I have to reference two papers published in the same year by the same first author and both are et al situations so I need to put them in the text as (Pollard et al, 2006a) and (Pollard et al, 2006b) ...
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create bibliography in the order as the input in bibtex using elsarticle

I am trying to put my article in the revised version using "elsarticle.cls", format "number" and bibtex as required by the journal. My question is that the bibliography is created in the order of ...
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Replace the “et” to “and” with Hermes document class

I use the hermes document styles for Latex, I think this style is for french, so for example i have the citation (oard et dikelma, 1998), i want to replace it by (oard and dikelma, 1998) ...