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How to use biber to convert integer to BibTeX-month macro

Is it possible with biber to convert @misc{example, month = {04}, } to @misc{example, month = apr, } in which apr is a BibTeX macro? I am aware of the mapping facilities, but the closest I ...
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LaTeX plus BibTeX but don't work in TeXworks

I have Googled a lot about how to make it work. This is what I have now: I have IEEEtran.bst, mybibfile.bib and test.tex all located in the same folder. This is test.tex: \documentclass{article} ...
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How to get BibTeX to work with Org mode LaTeX export?

I am trying to get Emacs (24.3.1), Org-mode (8.0.3, from ELPA) and BibTeX (from TeX Live 2012) to work together. I have followed the instructions under the Bibliography section in ...
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Converting from biblatex to BibTeX format using biber

I wish to use biblatex+biber, in large part because of its data format (xdata!), but often need to use .bst-based bibliography styles. I am aware that biber --tool allows conversion of .bib-files. ...
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Change .bst to put the pages number at the end

My question is simple, but I searched in vain for an answer. Right now, my bibliography style (.bst) gives the following result for an article : Baumgärtel Hans, « Julius Weisbach und die Einführung ...
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LyX: Question mark [?] instead of reference number after installing new .bst file

Hello I'm new in using LyX 2.0.6 with MacTex, and I'd try to import a citation style (file named plos2009.bst from http://www.ploscompbiol.org/static/latexGuidelines) into the BibTex style folder. I ...
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Why are capital letters missing in title of reference (using plos2009.bst)? [duplicate]

I'm using the plos2009.bst file to generate my references. However, there seems to be a bug in the .bst File since the formatation of the references is not correct. E.g. there are no capital letters ...
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Problem with abbreviated name of organizations with bibliography [duplicate]

I use a bib file to specify all my bibliography entries. The journal display the list of entries in the bibliography in the form: Einstein, A. "A...." where the entry is something like: ...
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amending harvard in-text citations with page numbers (colon for comma) [closed]

The style sheet I'm now working to wants this for references within the discussion: Smith 1993: 23 I'm using harvard (heavy investment in its specific commands on this document so switching to ...
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Can not get bibliography working in Kile

Using Kile on linux I'm trying to write an article in elsevier and include bibliography: \documentclass[pdftex,preprint,12pt,final,1p,times,twocolumn]{elsarticle} \begin{document} ...
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Citing the name of the collaboration/first author only with bibtex

I want to cite a collaboration using the natbib package. bibliography.bib is something like: @article{entry_name, author={{CollaborationName} and {Author1} and {Author2}}, year=2013 } ...
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Using geman ö and ß in Bibtex [closed]

in my Bibtex file i name the Author: author={R{\"o}{\ss}ler, Irene and Ungerer, Albrecht}, but in the literature list it strangely outputs this: [Rößler und Ungerer 2012] RÖSSLER, Irene; UNGERER, ...
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How to modify unsrtnat.bst

I use unsrtnat.bst and I need to change the form: N.W. Ashcroft. Phys. Rev. Lett., 92, 187002. (2004). to N.W. Ashcroft. Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 187002 (2004). So I need to delete comma ...
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cite author-year with IEEEbib.bst bibliography style

I have a bibliography I want to be displayed by IEEEbib.bst (or unsrt), but I want the citations to be [author, year] and not [number]. I tried using \usepackage{natbib} with \citep etc. but then I ...
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Change bibitem style

I use standard bibliography options, it provides me with the following result that is an enumerated list: 8 Atkin A.O. Elliptic curves and primality proving // Mathematics of Computation, 1993, ...
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Bibtex “Author with contributions” wrong sorting

See this bibtex entry (gotten directly from R using citation()): @Manual{demography, title = {demography: Forecasting mortality, fertility, migration and population data}, author = {Rob J Hyndman ...
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Does Bibtex not work for CleanThesis?

I downloaded the cleanthesis template and run LaTeX on thesis-example.tex which created an .aux file. In the document one finds \nocite{*} \printbibliography[nottype=online] ...
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Bibliographic references in LaTeX

How you can write references as I want [ref1 and ref2] I know that we can write as \cite{1,2}, but I need the output to be be [1 and 2], not [1,2]. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} ...
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Trying to use biblatex-historian with a BibTeX backend and XeLaTeX

I'm currently working with a large bibliography that I've assembled for my PhD studies that I've edited in several different programs (KBibTeX, JabRef, and ebib from emacs primarily) and that was ...
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How to cite an online brochure

I want to cite an online brochure, but there is no author name, it is a brochure of a company. How can I cite this in BibTeX?
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What are current pitfalls of using LuaTeX over pdfTeX [duplicate]

I know that there are several closely related older posts about LuaTeX. Using LuaTeX as a replecment for pdfTeX 3 LuaLaTeX and PSTricks Migrating from pdfTeX to LuaTeX As of recently I started ...
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remove “pp.” from references produced by chicago style, re-position page numbers

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath,amsthm,amsfonts} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{lscape} \usepackage{dcolumn} ...
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space bibliography [duplicate]

my bibliography looks like Abowd, J.M., F. Kramarz, and D.N. Margolis. 1999. High-wage Workers and High-wage Firms.Econometrica, 67(2): 251333. Abowd, J.M., R.H. Creecy, and F. Kramarz. 2002. ...
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BibTeX: citing a standard in IEEEtran style [closed]

This should really be a comment on BibTex: citing IEEE standard, but I only have enough rep to ask a new question. Here is how you can cite a standard in BiBteX using the IEEEtran style. The code is ...
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bibdata command

My .aux file says \bibdata{all}. How can I find out which of several files named all.bib is being interrogated? Presumably this depends on some path defined in my copy of TeX. How do I find out which ...
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insert URL in reference; change italic for volume no. to upright; get a full author name, chapter book reference

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath,amsthm,amsfonts} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{lscape} \usepackage{dcolumn} ...
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How to control the order of fields in bibtex?

I have a bibtex entries like this: @inproceedings{x1, author = {Dave Madengly and Johny Depp}, title = "{Using new Context}", booktitle = {Proceedings of 1st Conference of the XXX (XXX' ...
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How do I change the order of comma and ending double-quote after the title?

An example of a BiBTeX reference of mine @ARTICLE{58, author = {{Craig M. Pratt and Terry Eaton and Marilyn Francis and Antonio Pacifico}}, title = {{Ambulatory Electrocardiographic Recordings: ...
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Sectioning bibliography by type (with multiple types per section)

I would like to distinguish books from articles, manuals, etc. This can be done by using: \printbibliography[heading=subbibliography,title={Book References},type=book] or ...
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How does BibTeX sort references?

How does LaTeX sort references as it is causing the first reference I have used to be numbered as [2] in the document rather than [1]. See below: Technology has been introduced in various ways within ...
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ACM bibtex format missing title

I am using ACM format (Strict Adherence to SIGS style) to edit my bibtex file. The problem is that the compiler gave me the following error and corresponds to the following code: ...
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ACM bibtex format problem [closed]

all, I am using ACM format (Strict Adherence to SIGS style) to edit my bibtex file. Now I have a strange problem, this is my code: @INCOLLECTION{Chen06 AUTHOR = "Chen, Yi-Wei and Lin, Chih-Jen", ...
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bibtex: name field compiling

Several journals want the authors' initials to be punctuated, while others don't. Is there a bibliography style to set this behavior and if yes, which is the best compiling method? I mean: Evins, S. ...
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Problem while using bibtex reference of a url

@online{senfus, title={article name}, url= {https://m**.s*/U****d/Om%20MPB/F****g/Kxyzy.pdf}, } While citing this reference, I am getting following error because of the term "%" in the url. ...
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How to make space recognized in .bib filename when setting bibliography?

I have a .bib file called "A B C.bib" which is assigned to "A B C.tex". When I run .tex file and then .bib file I get the following error: White space in argument---line 18 of file A B C.aux : ...
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Bibtex warning: There is a number but no volume in …?

I always get this warning from using Bibtex : There is a number but no volume in ... Empty journal in ... Could anyone tell me what is wrong here, how to correct this? I am using TeXnicCenter and ...
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Debugging a custom-bib bst file that crashes on book items

I created my own bibliography file with custom-bib (makebst), but when I run it with a reference to a book I get: $ bibtex PhD [...normal output] Database file #1: PhD.bib You can't pop an empty ...
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Best practice: define BibLateX/BibTeX entry with title in native language and in English

I am preparing a paper. Some of the documents are written in Portuguese. My supervised suggested me to include in the bibliography the title translated to English and the title in Portuguese as well, ...
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Too many BibTeX entries with identical values for author field

I got a custom \bibliographstyle from my University. I exceeded the number 26 with my Entries which do not have an Author and a Year. For the Author I put in "o.V". Normally I got as Key in my .bbl ...
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Separation between last and secondlast item in citet with authoryear style? [duplicate]

If citing several items with \citet, I want to achieve a specific separator (like "and") between the last and the second last item. For example \citet{Grieg,Greg,Gregor} should give something like ...
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Natbib In-Text Citation displays (author?)

I have taken a look through many other questions on this subject but cannot seem to fix my issue. Essentially while references display correctly I cannot get the author citation to appear in my text ...
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bibliography entry missing [closed]

I have got a problem with BibTeX: For exhibition catalogues I have used the misc entrytype in Jabref and for sorting I have added a key = {Ausst.Kat. place}. This works fine. Only one entry always ...
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BibLaTeX/BibTeX custom field to show file link [closed]

I am trying to build a database for my references. I don't want to use Mendeley or so to do the job. Therefore I have a pdf file that displays all references that I have, like it is in the MWE. Now I ...
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\fullcite not working as it should

I'm trying to make the code of the following post work: How to make a bib entry appear also in the main document but I get some thing that I don't expect: I'm using the default TeXShop command: ...
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Is there a transparent way to automatically abbreviate journal names?

I have a BibTeX file containing many references, where the journal titles are (for the most part) written out in full. I would like to replace these in my reference list with the standard abbreviated ...
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Why hyperref doesn't break links when using \href but it does when using \url ? Bibtex entries in the middle of a document?

I encountered the following problem while preparing my CV. There are a few links prepared by hyperref that are not broken in several lines. I am wondering if there is a way to fix this problem. This ...
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How to produce a LaTeX document with only few selected bibliography entries

I would like to produce a LaTeX document with only selected references from my database. I only want one page PDF with few reference drawn from my database. Here is an example of the outcome I am ...
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BibTex trouble: publisher/address location and removing fullstops [closed]

I have the same problem as at Editing .bst file to modify printing of publisher and address information but I just don't get the solution. When Guido writes "change publisher to address and address ...
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How to specify where to place bibliography

How do I specify where I want my bibliography placed? I need it to be placed before the appendices and to appear in the table of contents. If it's relevant I'm using TeXnicCenter with MiKTeX and ...
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Compile sequence: citing in the glossary

I'm trying to add a reference to a source in my bibtex bibliography in one of my glossary entries. However, it remains a questionmark! When I compile two times in a row, it works fine, though. My ...