{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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Paths to bib-file on Win and OSX

I use Windows at home and OSX at the University. My tex files are synchronized via Dropbox. However, the path rules are, evidently, different in these systems. As a result, I have to write something ...
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Handling the nobility particle in bibliography

The surnames with a nobility particle (e.g. "de Sample", or "van Sample") are being listed in the bibliography in the alphabetical order by the first letter of the particle (e.g. "van Sample" is ...
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Can I change how files are saved in BibDesk and JabRef?

I work on both Windows and OS X. On the Mac, I love BibDesk and how it displays keywords and linked files. On Windows, I use JabRef, which is nice but is not BibDesk. The main problem I have is how ...
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bibtex - Change format of urldate

I have the problem that I use the citation manager Citavi and it can only export in the format urldate = {dd.mm.yyyy}. However Bibtex needs the format urldate = {yyyy-mm-dd}. It is not really ...
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Highlight a specific author name in bibliography using babelbib

I want to highlight (more precisely make bold) a specific author name in bibliography using bibtex. There are several answers to this question, like this, this, this, this or this one. However, I'm ...
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including references in an equation environment

This is probably not common but I wonder how one could include a citation in the equation environment for example I would like to do something like this: ...
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How does ReVTeX's bibliography control work?

In the ReVTeX bst file, which I am adapting for my own text, there is this portion of code: FUNCTION {control.decode} { - duplicate$ #0 < { skip$ pop$ swap$ #0 } { ...
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How to mark up the information of a section of a reprint of a very old book in bibtex for use with the monthly style from the MAA? [closed]

So I have a book first published in 1593, republished in the author's opera omnia in the 1646s, then that volume was reprinted (facsimile of the 1646 edition) in 1970, and this is the edition I am ...
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ASA format prints citation in a very strange way

I just learned how to use Bibtex on my computer (a Mac using Texshop). Everything worked fine with plainnat format, but I'm submitting to a journal of the American Statistical Association, so I have ...
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Custom defining cite command to include three authors and more than that et al

I am wondering if I can build a custom cite command that I would only use for one paper I cite where I would like to have the third author shown as well but only for that paper. I am using a ...
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Command `\global` is unavailable in encoding T1

After I compiled the .tex by using the bibtex for references, this error command \global is unavailable in encoding T1 appeared and even if I remove the reference in trouble it continues. How can I ...
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No dash between page range in natbib

The articles and books I reference to in my master's thesis are missing the "-" sign between the page numbers, so instead of "20-22" the result becomes "20 22" in the PDF-file. I use a bibtex database ...
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TeXwork bibliography does not produce any output nor error

I'm writing my thesis, both main.tex and Bibliography.bib are in the same folder. I'm using Windows 7 and the TeXwork Latex enviroment. \documentclass[11pt, oneside]{Thesis} % The default font size ...
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Adding a piece of international law to BibTeX

How do I add: UN General Assembly, Universal Declaration of Human Rights, art. 12, 10 December 1948, 217 A (III), available at: http://www.refworld.org/docid/3ae6b3712c.html [accessed 17 February ...
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Include number of pages (page count) of a reference in Bibliography

Is there a way to get the length (number of pages) of a paper and have it be listed in my references. For example, Paper title, author, number of pages. A final result would be something like: ...
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how to use bibliographystyle unsrt

I have posted a question regarding this matter in here. Some ppl suggest me to use unsrt for numeric case of citations since I'm using .bib. This works sometimes and sometimes switches to another mode ...
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No bibtex style file for clickable links without displaying the url explicitly?

Having the same problem as bibtex - how to have a web link without the url (ideally to have a link on the number), I am wondering: Is there really no freely accessible bibtex style (so as I do not ...
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how to change BibTeX orders citations from alphabetically to numerically

How to change BibTeX orders citations in plain style from alphabetically to numerically. For example, if I have this reference @misc{4, author = "Nobody Jr", title = "My Article", year = ...
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vancouver.bst : How to remove the dot after the journal name

I need to remove the dots after the names of the journals in the references of my paper. I am using the vancouver style file. My minimum working example (MWE) looks like this: ...
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No year in authordate1

After I have compiled my code the following references is shown in the PDF-file: [Oestreich-Janzen, n.d.] My bibtex database looks like this: @INBOOK{Oestreich-Janzen, author = {S. ...
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Issues with Bibtex, unexpected word “pages” at the end of each bibliography item

I am working on a PhD thesis and once compiling the bibliography, I have the following pdf I am currently using the IEEE style but also with other styles does not work. The bib file does not show ...
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Two letter initials in bibliography [duplicate]

I have the following author field in a bibtex file: author = "Lastname, Theo and Surname, Sam" In the reference list, when using a style that applies initials, I want it to print: Th. Lastname and ...
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Problem using bibunits

I am trying to use bibunits package. If I compile the TeX file using the following sequence of commands, it works properly. pdflatex document bibtex bu1 pdflatex document pdflatex document However, ...
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Conversion of BibTeX to Endnote bibliography [02/12/2015]

After searching online on converting BibTex bibliography files to Endnote X7, I found a few useful links, such as this and that. However, it seems these links are outdated and the suggested software ...
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using bibtopic and bibentry together

As I understand, the package bibtopic redefines (and ignore) the commands \bibliography and \nobibliography. While the package bibentry rely on either commands to load the bibliographic entries and ...
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Problem with authors names in the references [duplicate]

I'm having a problem in the references. When I have multiple names, I wrote all the names before compiling the file but that it selects randomly a few authors names by writing just the first letter of ...
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Use ieeetran.bst to display article ID instead of page numbers

I am following the IEEE style manual which gives the following examples: [1] M. Ito et al., “Application of amorphous oxide TFT to electrophoretic display,” J. Non-Cryst. Solids, vol. 354, no. 19, ...
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BibTeX compiling but not working - shows question mark between brackets

I have this simple TeX file in TeXmaker. \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{cite} \begin{document} \title{My Article} \author{Nobody Jr.} \date{Today} \maketitle Blablabla said ...
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@inproceedings{papername,proceedingsname, possible?

I remember seeing somewhere this syntax for referencing proceedings: @proceedings{proc01, ... } and then @inproceedings{paper01,proc01, ... } So that all fields from proc01 automatically get ...
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Problem and Solutions(?) to own/new .bst file using Texpad (BibTeX, MacTeX) [closed]

Problem How do you add your own .bst file so Texpad will compile without the following error message? You don’t have permission to write to the folder that the file “apsr2” is in. [New ...
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IEEEtran bibliography with bibtex formating issues

I am trying to format the bibliography for the first time, I have installed the IEEEtran package and everything is working except I have a couple of issues, they can be seen in the screenshot. ...
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Unable to use utf8 with the LyX ClassicThesis version 4.1

This is a question about using UTF-8 symbols (e.g. å, Ä, Ö) in the LyX version of ClassicThesis. Using such symbols in the main document lyx files work without any changes at all to the ClassicThesis ...
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My bibliography doesn't have a key/id [closed]

I'm very new so please bear with me. I have just exported my bibliography from Endnote into a .bib file. I have put it in the same folder as my Tex file. Entries look like this: @article{ author ...
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Discrepancy in using apacite for bibliography

Problem: The first reference using apacite is being printed out correctly and subsequent are not. The code in the PhDthesisSU.cls: %-------------------------- identification --------------------- ...
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biblatex: Changing key MastersThesis to MPhilThesis

Some universities have MPhil degree. I wonder how to put word MPhil thesis rather than MA thesis in biblatex bibliography. Any help will be highly appreciated. Thanks Example.bib Example.bib ...
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Does achemso no longer support “submitted” BibTeX entry types?

Looking through old documentation for achemso.bst, I noticed that it (at one time?) supported a submitted entry type for articles that have been submitted but not published. I was unable to find any ...
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Unable to produce bibliographic references in Emacs+AUCTex

I am trying to include references in a document of mine but I have a problem. First of all I use Emacs+AUCTex in Ubuntu. I have the following .tex and .bib files: Document File ...
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how to cite this book with bibtex? [closed]

This might be an easy question to some of you but for me I find it hard because I am not familiar with the names mentioned. Which is a city and which is a publisher. Mack, Chris A. Fundamental ...
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URL not showing up using url, howpublished, note fields in bibliography

I am writing up my thesis using the book class. Need to cite some webpages, but they are not showing up in the References section apart from their descriptions. I have included both the url and ...
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How to refer to section numbers in a citation call-out?

In the example bellow, the citation call-out to entry 58 includes also the section 12.3.2. Is there a package or a built-in way to create call-outs in this format? I'm using bibtex to manage the ...
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Paper database with high quality customizable BibTeX export?

There are multiple applications and web sites that can export BibTeX citations such as Google Scholar, ACM Digital Library, Mendeley and Bibsonomy. Unfortunately, there are two major problems: the ...
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How to cite 2 authors (Name & Name Date) inline in text with Harvard?

(firstly, is it possible to attach files? otherwise I'm just going to have to copy/paste my entire .bst and it's not coming out as a codeblock) Here's the example from my university of what it's ...
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Is it possible to extract the bibliography from a PDF file as a .bibtex?

There is a pdf report that has a good list of references for my field, can I extract them as a bibtex file to reuse them ?
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Bibliographystyle invalid, what am I doing wrong in my latex file or bibtex file?

I would like to add a reference list to my thesis latex file, but I am having some troubles with the style of my bibliography and the use of \addbibresource{Bibtexfile.bib} or ...
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garbled bibtex entry [duplicate]

For the following bibtex entry @Article{REF56, author = {E Shamonina and L Solymar}, title = {{Magneto-inductive waves supported by metamaterial elements: components for a one-dimensional ...
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Is there any bibliography style can give me more brief author text?

My problem now is in my thesis on the References part some references it take to much lines because i refer some papers from CERN, RHIC (so much authors per paper may be more that twenty, that too ...
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Some extra space in references IEEE

I have write this code (a simple citation): \noindent to an acceptable level of approximation. Alternatively, some authors~\cite{roussas1997course} simply require that: And used this command, for ...
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Eastern European name [duplicate]

In my .bib file, there is a reference including the following name in the authors list: Mitášová, Helena When the PDF is generated, this name does not display correctly: MitÃaÅaovÃa I searched ...
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BibTeX style which shows annotation fields and employs numeric-style citation call-outs

I am relatively new to LaTeX, i have used it for a couple of documents here and there but I am now using it for a formal school report which needs an annotated bibliography. My current problem is ...
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Make Bibliography in order of appearance of citation using {unsrt}

I'm a total newbie at LaTeX, and I'm trying to figure out how to sort citations within a paper I'm writing for a conference based on their appearance in the document itself. The conference has a ...