{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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latex code in bibtex entries

Suppose you have a mathematical paper titled All functions are $C^\infty$ What is the best way to deal with such a situation when citing such a title in bibtex? Does bibtex cope with mathematics ...
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Questions on the adjustment of bibliography style

I am writing a document with loads of references using bibtex. However, I want to change the style of how latex layouts the references in the document. Currently it looks like: [1] Reference 1 [2] ...
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How to integrate conference/ journal TeX templates with LyX?

A possible duplicate using LYX to write journal with given formatting but re-adding for no answers given. The comment to abstain from "LyX-ifying" isn't very helpful and moreover, I have an extensive ...
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How to manage conference proceedings in BiBTeX?

I am writing my bachelor thesis. I have found an article which is part of a conference's proceedings. It's like a book with a whole collection of articles that were submitted for the conference. I use ...
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Inline citations with only author, title and year

I would like to put a few reference inside a beamer presentation. Adding a full fledge bibliography is certainly awkward but the output of the \fullcite command from the biblatex pacakge is too ...
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Replacing ? with citation key and/or making list of unresolved references in natbib?

I have a question about unresolved references (I'm using natbib and pdflatex/bibtex) and the default behavior to print a (?). What I would like is the following: The (?) replaced with ...
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No Bibtex output [duplicate]

I am trying to use bibtex in a thesis template, but it seems to give absolutely no output. Using the bibtex command gives me the output "I couldn't open file name ref.bib.aux", where ref.bib is the ...
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Bibliography and Tex4ht

I am converting TeX containing references to HTML using TeX4ht installed under MikTeX. The program produces HTML but the bibliography is missing, any ideas? The following test.tex produces a clean ...
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Printing Article and Author Name In Text from .bib

Is there a way to tell BibTeX/natbib to print the name of an article and the author's name in text? For instance, where I would usually use \citep{cite-key} to deliver the in-text citation ...
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Bibtex - Make Title italic, Rest Upright

Is it possible to change the behaviour/settings of bibtex so that the title (of a book, article, paper, thesis, etc.) is always italic and everyhing else (e.g. author, journal, edition, etc.) is ...
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Special characters ř and í in BibTeX

How do I type the characters ř and í in BibTeX? Some names of people contain them. I've used Detexifier, and it doesn't help much.
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How to get abstracts of referenced works as mouseover texts in the generated pdf?

For a BibTeX entry, there is a field called abstract into which the abstract of a work can be entered. Including the abstract as plain text in the compiled document for every reference in the BibTeX ...
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Changing the bibliography style in the SIGGRAPH template

I'm writing a paper using the SIGGRAPH LaTeX template (http://www.siggraph.org/instructions-authors), but I would like to have a different bibliography style. Here's a minimal example: ...
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two different kinds of citations in the same document

I am using LyX with the default "article" document class. All the citations look as bracketed numbers [1], [2], etc. I want to have two different citation formats in the same document, according to ...
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remove the dot after the year with natbib

I want to have a citation that is listed as follows: Meier, Max ~~~ 2009 ~~~ My first paper. Where ~~~ stands for a TAB. I am using natbib and I found a way to change the space between Max ...
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Springer manuscript class natbib not showing references

I can't find a solution anywhere and I am in a hurry :( MWE: \documentclass[natbib,smallextended]{svjour3} \begin{document} \citep[e.g.][]{rodenbeck2003co} \citet{rodenbeck2003co} ...
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Bibliography - Increase horizontal white space after each entry

I would like to change the layout of my bibliography as follows: Minimal Working Example Tex-File: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \title{My Article} \author{Nobody Jr.} \date{Today} ...
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Using SortNoop in BibTeX produces different Biblabel

I use @PREAMBLE{"\def\SortNoop#1{}"} in my BIB file to get the sorting of AUTHOR = {{\SortNoop{Bruijn}}de Bruijn, Nicolaas Govert} right. But this changes the label of the bibitem: All other entries ...
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Separation of last author with \citep

I came across a solution on how to make an author list where the last author is preceded by "and", as shown in this code: \newcommand\MidSep{, }% separator for two elements, not the last two (for ...
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Package biblatex and subfile not working in subfiles [closed]

I am trying to use biber and package subfile. Thank to the community I manage to make it run in the main file. See here: Bibliographies when using subfiles The file bbl is not created in the folder ...
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use the same bibliography bib file for two latex source (main and appendix)

I have a main latex source and its bibtex file: ./main.tex and ./main.bib In main.tex the bibliography is included as \bibliography{main}, then the pdf is correctly produced with all the needed ...
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How to remove a period from middle initial in bst file while leaving first name unchanged

I have a question about manipulating a bst file to remove a period after a middle initial. Assume the following .bib file entry: @BOOK{author1999book, title = {Very Informative and Handsome Book}, ...
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Cited Authors with Biblabels in Index

I want to include all cited authors in the index, but with the biblabel and not with the pagenumber. I tried authorindex, but I want one index not two different. I also tried authorindex -i but ...
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References in .bib file but not the bbl file [duplicate]

I am trying to create a bibliography, using natbib, but only one of the references can be cited in my tex file - the others appear as ? in the tex and not at all in the References section. Here is ...
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Biomedical Engineering: Applications, Basis and Communications bibtex style [closed]

I have a bst format problem about submit journal paper to the "Biomedical Engineering: Applications, Basis and Communications" In recently, I found the more similarity type that the output looks ...
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How to type mdash in bibtex [duplicate]

How can I type the HTML — character into the title field of my .bib file?
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Author year citation

I have looking for how to cite the author and year in a sentence with reference to my bibliography list. I already used some Natbib styles, but no result of what I want. This is my main file: ...
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Free reference manager and PDF organizer for Windows [closed]

I'm looking for a reliable reference manager and PDF organizer in order to make my research work more efficient and productive. In particular, I would like the software to help me to export references ...
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punctuation color in references

I have used the following command to change the color of references in the text to blue: \hypersetup{ colorlinks, pdfborder=0 0 0, linkcolor=blue, citecolor=blue} however; the parentheses, ...
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bibtex apacite problem

I have a problem with bibtex: it doesn't seem to find my references from my .bib-file. The Errors I get: [BibTeX] mit Rückgabewert 2 beendet and: LaTeX Warning: Citation `Murty2010' undefined on ...
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how to use “splncs.bst” style file?

I have a reviewer asked me to put "splncs.bst" style file in a lncs conference paper for bibliography formatting, how should I do this?
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Continuing (and preserved) reference numbers with bibunits [duplicate]

I am trying to have two separate bibliographies that may share common references with the bibunits package. If I use a certain reference in bibunit 1, I want its number to be continued in bibunit 2. ...
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How do I format a journal submission to Angewandte Chemie with LaTeX

Normally when my group writes journal papers we use the achemso style and package. However, we want to submit a paper to Angewandte Chemie. They don't appear to provide a LaTeX template, but will take ...
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Cite the appendix to a paper in bibtex

I would like to cite the appendix, written by Dr. X, of a published paper written by Profs Y and Z, and I am using bibtex. Unfortunately I am confused about how to do this. Of course both the appendix ...
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Source with range of years

Some of my references are annual publications of which I'm using multiple editions. I cannot figure out, however, how to cite them with only 1 reference entry. In the text it should look something ...
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BibTeX writes “pages” where it should be “page”

In a book I'm citing, the pages are numbered as following: X-Y, where X is the chapter number and Y is the number of the page in that chapter. For example, the fifth page of the third chapter would be ...
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Using Multibib with Beamer

For the defense of my PhD, I have to finish my presentation with a complete list of my publication. In the manuscript, I used the multibib package to generate automatically the list and it works fine. ...
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Where to find error in bibliography: “finished with exit code 2” bibtex [duplicate]

I obtained a finished with exit code 2 using kile when compiling the bibliography. I presume there is an error in how I've written the bibliography (.bib) file. Is there a sort of debugger which ...
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How to manage a central bibtex file which plays nice with (TexMaker's) auto-complete?

I want to keep a single central bibtex file that is shared across all my machines. My approach has been to set up a local tex-tree in a dropbox folder, and just store the file there. So far this has ...
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bibtex: Problem in Reference number Order

I am having problem with my bibtex reference number. The number does not increase in order as you can see from the screenshot below. The index goes from 1 to 3, 4, 5, and back to 2. Sorry in ...
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Duplicate keys in citation II

This is the converse of: Duplicate keys in citation As before, using bibtex, Natbib w/ sort&compress option. \def\grpA{key1,key2,key3} \def\grpB{key2,key3,key4} Group A\citep{grpA} discusses X, ...
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Bibtex error after updating to TeXLive 2013: style file not found

I have recently updated my TeXLive installation to the 2013 version (via MacTeX), and I am getting an error when trying to use the econometrica style from natbib. (The error comes from running Bibtex, ...
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Customizing BibDesk's preview style to include DOIs

I often use the preview feature of BibDesk to generate citations I can cut & paste into other documents (e.g. for those colleagues of mine who can't let go of their lowly Microsoft word ...
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Automatically cite all author names instead of “et al.” on first occurrence?

I am using BibTeX and Natbib (author-year) for citing references in my document. Whenever there are three authors or more for a given paper, the citation will be "First author et al. (year)". This is ...
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Why doesn't BibTeX work?

For some reason, I am not able to do any citations or even my bibliography. I get a "[BibTeX] finished with exit code 2" message when I compile in Kile. Yet, all seems to be ok in my bibliography. ...
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transferring inline citations from MS word to LaTex

I'm converting a MS Word document into a LaTeX document. I have >100 references and would like to know the easiest way to convert all the inline citations from my MS Word document to my LaTeX ...
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How to use URLs in BibTeX database when using natbib in TeX file?

I will first give you the codes then I will explain my problem: \documentclass[a4paper,10]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} I hereby ...
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How to cite correctly

Consider i have this bibtex: @inproceedings{Ko:2011:SIW:2049536.2049545, author = {Ko, Eunjeong and Ju, Jin Sun and Kim, Eun Yi}, title = {Situation-based indoor wayfinding system for the visually ...
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Forcing the dash in French initials in bibliography

How one writes "Smith, J.-M.," in bibliography? I want the dash not to disappear! If I write the full name, e.g. Jean-Michel Smith, then BibTeX treats it properly and generates Smith, J.-M. I have ...
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Writing the “&” on the Bibliography without errors

While writing the Bibliography, I want the last author of the article to appear preceded by an "&". This is the bibtex file @ARTICLE{Chambers2002, author = {Chambers, A. F. and Groom, A. C. ...