{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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Problems in suppressing “series” field

I can't manage to suppress the field "series" with biblatex. I get the error: ERROR: Package keyval Error: series undefined. This is my code: \usepackage[ backend=bibtex, series=false, ...
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How do I completely remove bibliography

I am writing an internal company document in LaTeX (class report) and I do not want to have any citations, references or bibliography section. If I just omit the \bibliographystyle, the LaTeX compiler ...
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Forcing bibliography order

I've a bibliography which include websites. I want to have an alphabetical sort. Thus I use the plain style which do the job great. The problem is websites are less important than others references ...
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Problem with multiple languages in BibTeX

I'm new here. I'm typing my Thesis and I'm using two languages (Spanish, English). This is my code: \documentclass[hidelinks,letterpaper,titlepage,12pt,oneside,spanish,final]{report_eie} \usepackage[...
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Why website link doesn't show in bibliography

I don't know why the bib reference of website link does not show up. Any solutions? Thanks. @article{brunet2005grant, title={Grant funding to state and local governments and systematic assessment ...
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Customizing references style

I plan to submit a paper to ICVL. Their reference of itspaper template has the following sample. Is it possible to render this structure in LaTeX? 4 References 4.1 Books: Bergman, B. and Klefsjö, B....
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BibTeX (plain) consistency mystery with @inproceedings entries

I've been using BibTeX (with the plain.bst bibliography style) for years. Today I noticed something odd: Publisher information is laid out in two quite inconsistent styles, depending on whether an ...
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Customize bibliography style with natbib

Using the code below, my bibliography looks like this . How do I force LateX to: Put the authors in alphabetical order by last name (eg. Basdevant and then Hall) Put the last name of the first ...
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BibTeX cannot find .bib file

I am using TeXworks version 0.4.5 with MiKTeX 2.9 64-bit on Windows 7. When I try to typeset the code \documentclass{amsart} \begin{document} Blah blah \cite{grimm} \bibliographystyle{plain} \...
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LaTeX, quoting same author without numbering [closed]

I am finishing a thesis and my bibstyle troubles me. I could not find an answer to following the question: How can I remove the automatic numbering (a, b, c, d...) of the same author quoted several ...
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How to cite data?

Data can be cited. Citeable data has fully persistent DOI's that link to recognised data repositories. This ensures that the data used in scientific publications can be obtained and re-used in the ...
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Name order in “elsarticle-num-names” bib style [closed]

With the following document class: \documentclass[12pt]{report} and the following bib file and style: \bibliographystyle{elsarticle-harv} \bibliography{References} or \bibliography{IEEEfull,...
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Problem with Refsection

I can't seem to get the reference within my {refsection}. \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \newcommand{\myparagraph}[1]{\paragraph{#1}\mbox{}\\} \usepackage[ backend=bibtex, isbn=false, ...
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BibTeX style like [Jones90]?

Is there a "standard" BibTeX style which is like 'alpha' in all other respects but uses first author surname, (preferably) 2-digit year keys, so a citation for "Jones, Smith and Other" would show up ...
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firstname lastname for additional authors in BibTeX

I am still struggling with the de gruyter citation style. I know that I can produce one from scratch with tex makebst, but I have one that is almost working and I had to make a lot of funny changes, ...
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In \bibliographystyle{alpha}, can I sort references by the first author's last name instead of by the marker?

I'm creating a bibliography using \bibliographystyle{alpha}. Consider the following three references. [Gab72] Peter Gabriel... [GJ09] Paul G. Goerss and John F. Jardine... [GR92] Peter ...
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Adjusting longnamesfirst to use et. al. on first occurence with more than 3 authors

I am making final adjustments to my thesis, ensuring that I am using the correct citation rules etc. Now it turns out I need to use all the authors' names in a citation on the first occurrence, as ...
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help with Bibtex and TeXshop

Hi I've just switched from PC to Mac and I'm having a bear of a time getting TeXShop or TeXWorks to recognize my .bib or .bst files. I've tried a bunch of things suggested on the web, including here (...
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No comma between journal name and journal number

De Gruyter requires no comma between journal name and journal number. So rather than Bird, Steven, and Klein, Ewan 1994 Phonological analysis in typed feature systems. Computational Linguistics, 20 ...
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bibTeX + Kile + mageia (KDE) = error?

I can't get the bibliography printed in the final pdf after I compile the main.tex file with pdfLaTeX in Kile. I'm using Mageia OS with a KDE desktop environment. This is the error I get when I try to ...
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Problem with natbib and “To appear” and “In Preparation”

The following citations produce a text that reads Meier (To Appear,I) although the .aux file contains the right information: \relax \citation{a,c} \bibdata{SM} \bibcite{c}{{1}{In Preparation}{{Meier}...
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Cite multiple references with Bibtex? [duplicate]

So I use bibtex and I have set my \bibliographystyle to be unsrt. I want Latex to render something like this: ref [1]-[5] support this claim. but if i write: \cite{x1} - \cite{x5} blah blah ...
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Showing bibtex article entry “number” with revtex

I am using revtex4-1 and BibTeX to create a bibliography. Most entries in my bib file shows up fine, but I am having troubles with two journals, Cosmology and astroparticle physics and Living Reviews ...
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dealing with strange characters in a bib file

I use mendeley to generate my bib file so I have a very large list of items (3000+) and since mendeley collects the bibliography information sometimes from the pdf file, there may be errors and ...
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Override default cite tooltip

I'm trying to add a tooltip to each inline citation. So far I've almost got it working using pdfcomment: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[colorlinks=true]{hyperref} \usepackage{pdfcomment} \...
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annotating co-first author in bibliography [closed]

Using either biblatex or bibtex, is there an accepted way of including a "co-first-author" footnote or annotation (for the purposes of a CV)?
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Author-year citation with self-generated Natbib-Style, Lyx [closed]

I have generated a bib-style for Lyx using the terminal (bib.bst) and am using it in Lyx 2.0.3 with JabRef, natbib and author-year citation. Everything works great, only now in citations I don't get ...
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Bibliography in LaTeX [duplicate]

I am writing my thesis with LaTeX. I use TeXStudio MikTeX and JabRef for this purpose. I am putting couple of figures from references in the literature review chapter which is chapter 2. I have also ...
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Spanish references and bibliography

I'm using the following commands for my bibliographical stile in TexMaker: \usepackage{natbib} \bibliographystyle{econometrica} \bibliography{<referencias>} I'd like to know How to modify ...
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Tooltips compatible with Mac OS X preview.app

I would like to achieve hover-over tooltips for bibtex entires as mentioned in this previous question, but all solutions (e.g. involving cooltooltips, fancytooltips) do not seem to be compatible with ...
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missing several fields in a bibliographic entry

Clarification: I'm writing a thesis. Edit: It seems that my TeXworks doesn't compile -- to a en-dash, any idea why? I just use – for now with XeTeX. I compile with XeLaTeX + MakeIndex + BibTex and ...
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Add item to bst

I have a custom .bst made with makebst. It works well, except I would like to add an extra field for translated works. Ideally I would like something like "translated by [translator]" to appear after ...
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Bibliographical note with text appearing before the reference

I am trying to figure out how to have a bit of text in the bibliography before some entries. If a normal bibliographical entry is something like [25] Ash, Culotta, Fahrenkamp-Uppenbrink, Malakoff,...
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Updating Bibliographies On the Fly [duplicate]

I am using the Classic Thesis Template. With Zotero, Standalone, and TeXstudio. Everything on my Thesis is perfect thanks to this Awesome template. But... I cannot figure out how to correctly update ...
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(first author et al. 1999; first author et al. 2000)

I have downloaded MiKTeX and it works very well. However I am wondering if you could you help me about the citation style. I want to cite more than one reference as (First Author et al. 1999; First ...
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Citation appears as question mark, bibliography has title but is blank

I'm using the harvard package with BibTeX and not sure why it's coming up with question mark in pdf. Due to citation not working, reference is blank. Seen many people saying run BibTeX then LaTeX ...
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AUCTeX/Emacs not recognizing correct commands automatically

On my previous OS install, Debian Squeeze with FluxBox, my workflow was as follows: With *.bib file open, I enter C-c C-c. The BibTeX command was recognized as necessary and ret executed it. Then I ...
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Bibliography in German

I want to change the bibliography to german. I tried to do this by adding the package \usepackage{bibgerm} and changed the \bibliographystyle{gerplain}. But when I change these two things I get the ...
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bibtex and genitive / possessive 's: the proper way to obtain “Kuran's (1989) model”

Is there an automatic way to attach a genitive apostrophe or " ' s " to an author's name? Currently I use: \citeauthor{kuran1989}'s \citeyear{kuran1989} But since this comes up regularily I'd like ...
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Problem generating bibliography using Texshop [closed]

I'm having serious problems generating a bibliography using TeXshop, and I can't for the life of me figure out how to resolve the problem. I've followed all the helpful hints I could find, and nothing!...
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How do I use natbib and agsm [closed]

I am trying to use natbib and agsm for harvard style in my work but without success. Given the code below I get output: ...(?) in the pdf and a warning in the console: pdflatex> Package natbib ...
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Too many authors in author field

My problem: I have a very long list of authors for a few papers - apparently bibtex can´t handle that. Here's a minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \begin{...
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Full names with Chicago bibliographystyle

I'm using \bibliographystyle{chicago} and the Natbib package. I would like to have the FULL NAMES of the authors listed in the bibliography. For instance: Lastname1, Name1, and Name2 Lastname2. 2013....
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How to work the BibTeX?

I have searched the tutorials but have not been successful in understand them. The tutorials always mensionam concepts that I do not know. I would like to understand the basics of BibTeX. By basics I ...
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Formatting citations in bibtex4word

I am using bibtex4word to manage my references in Word 2010. I am using "agsm/(l3yshp;" as the style, so that my references appears in by surname-year format. The citations work well once they are ...
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Remove issn/doi/url when using plainnat and natbib

I am using natbib and the plainnat style for the references. I would like to know how can I remove the ISSN, DOI and URL from the references without deleting them in the .bib file. I have seen some ...
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Howto change biblatex bibliography style for the label [duplicate]

How do I change the style of the literature labels in the bibliography? I'm searching about a few hours now with no luck, so maybe anyone here can help! Below you see my example and at the bottom of ...
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Is there anything like biblist for use with biblatex?

Is anyone aware of a modern tool that can be used with biblatexto produce a structured list of an entire BibTeX database, like to old \biblist\ under LaTeX 2.09?
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Abbreviated first names without spaces in between?

I would like A. B. Lastname to appear as A.B. Lastname in the bibliography. (I have already found how to abbreviate first names.) (I have to solve this with bibtex and natbib because I am already ...
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Converting to bibitem in LaTeX

For a conference I have to put the references in \bibitem format. After, Googling I came up with this solution by Web page: Create a refs.bib file with all the BibTeX entries, which are easily ...