{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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BibTeX references on facing page

I'm writing my thesis in LyX / LaTeX and using BibTeX to manage references. I prefer numerical references (eg. 1) instead of verbose references (eg. (Smith et al., 1993)) as I think it makes the text ...
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DOI in IEEEtran bibliography

The IEEE Citation Reference specifies that a DOI should be provided for electronic articles without page numbers. However, IEEEtran.bst appears to provide no such functionality. What is the best way ...
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How to force hyperref to reference only \cite and not \citeauthor or \citeyear?

I would like hyperref to make links only when I use \cite and not with \citeyear and \citeauthor. Here is an example : \documentclass{article} \usepackage[numbers]{natbib} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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Combining citations for two different sets of authors with Natbib when they share a common lead author

I use natbib and bibtex. I have 2 different articles as follows: Article 1- Written by authors A, B, C, and D in year 2000. Article 2- Written by authors A, C, E, and G in year 2003. I want to ...
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How to add numbering to author-year bibliography / how to modify .bst style [closed]

I would like to to get the Bibliography list in the form of: [1] Author. (Year). Title. Journal Volume: PageFrom-PageTo I think it might be sufficient to slightly modify (if such a style already ...
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use BIBINPUTS to specify other location for .bib file

I'm trying to run bibtex from a different directory than my .bib file. According to the description in 'man bibtex', I should be able to set the envirorment variable BIBINPUTS to include the location ...
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Harvard style citations with numbered bibliography [closed]

I have exactly the same question as here: Natbib + BibTeX: How can you show the bibliography in order of appearance AND numbered? i.e. I want Harvard-style citations in the text but just to add ...
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JabRef multi-author glitches?

I'm using JabRef to do all my referencing, but sometimes the .bib files I download gives weird author outputs. For example, I want the author field to look like (as appeared in Google Books): ...
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Capitalize no date “n.d.” in in-text citation with apacite style

Is there a way to capitalize the "n.d." or no date in in-text citation in LaTeX? As in: Lorem ipsum (Doe, n.d.) to Lorem Ipsum (Doe, N.D.) Or for the sake of it is there a way to customize "n.d." ...
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Printing recurrent author names instead of a dash [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Change definition of \sameauthors to turn off by same dash I am using the amsart class and bibtex with the amsplain style. I have a bibliography file which is called ...
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problem with moderncv and \bf inside bibliography

I've this problem using moderncv. I'm using multibib and the first bibliography entry is: @article{Aad:2011tw, author = "Aad, Georges and others", title = "{Measurement of the ...
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Problem with bibliography in Harvard style

I am trying to input Harvard style bibliography in my master thesis but I cant do it,in the Pdf file,I see the references but either they do not have the names at all, but they have the title of the ...
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Turning off text wrapping inside .bbl files

BibTeX does linebreaking on the .bbl files it write outs. How do I turn that off, or adjust it? It is breaking lines inside long URLs with spaces in the bibliography, causing them to stop working. ...
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How can I get an 'undefined control sequence \begin{thebibliography}{1}'?

I am trying to add a bibliography to my document. I create a test.tex: \documentclass[twocolumn, a4paper]{ieicejsp} \bibliographystyle{plain} \begin{document} Cite\cite{GDE3} ...
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Bibtex plain style for biblatex [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to emulate the traditional BibTeX styles (plain, abbrv, unsrt, alpha) as closely as possible with biblatex? In bibtex I use: \bibliographystyle{plain} I switched ...
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How do I set up my LaTeX document to enable me to cite from my BibTeX bibliography?

This may be an overly simplistic question but please bear with me... I have a BibTeX bibliography containing all of my references, set up using BibDesk. I am now trying to cite these references in my ...
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Include own reference list in CV

I have included papers I have authored in my main BibTeX library. How can I include full citations for these papers in a CV in LaTeX? I don't want a citation such as "Smith (2000)" anywhere in the CV, ...
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BibTeX entry for author with only one name

One of several authors on a paper I need to cite has only one name. How do I format the BibTeX entry? author = {Smith, J and Jones, S and Singleton and Brown, A}
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Default bibliography with bib-cite

I'm using Emacs 23 with bib-cite-minor-mode. However, this minor mode requires a \bibliography{} statement in the file. I have a master LaTeX file in which I have \include commands, so each section ...
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natbib error only when using “round” option

When I use sort&compress, everything works fine: \usepackage[sort&compress]{natbib} % ... \bibliographystyle{unsrt} \bibliography{refs} I get the following error only when I include round ...
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.bst function to strip LaTeX command from string

Is there a preexisting .bst command to stip all LaTeX commands from a string? For example, if the string on the top of the stack is "Hello \textsc{ladies}" I'd like to replace it with just "Hello ...
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Springers svmult template - bibliography with bibtex? [closed]

I'm using Springers (free) svmult template to compose a book as editor with several individual contribution by different authors. Every author should be able to have his own bibliography at the end of ...
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Really short citations with bibtex?

I'm working on a document with an 8 page limit and by no means it's gonna fit a whole list of citations, and I'm looking for a way to have really short citations inline (i.e. no reference list ...
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Latex/Bibtex lowercasing entries in references [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: BibTeX loses capitals when creating .bbl file I have entries like this in my bib file: @misc{paper, title = {"My Fancy Paper"}, howpublished = ...
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Show all available fields in references

I'm using bibtex and I create my references with \bibliography{myref}. My question is what to do so that everything is shown. An example: @misc{Clason, author = {Clason,Christian}, title = ...
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Clash between bibentry and hyperref with bibstyle elsart-harv

I'm using the bibentry package for inserting my bibitems into a CV without printing the bibliography. This works just fine until I load hyperref. Then I get the error message Lonely \item--perhaps a ...
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Handling quotes inside quotes in a bibliographic field

I have an entry in my bib file of the form @conference{abc, author = "Some name", title = ""This is inside quote" and outside quote content", . . . } when I check this entry through jabref, I get ...
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BibTeX - escape @ sign

How can I escape an 'at sign' (@) is BibTeX? I'm trying to cite a paper with "SETI@Home" in the title, and BibTeX complains. I tried \@ or @@ but neither seem to work.
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Some styles work in Lyx's BibTeX Generated Bibliography, others don't

Some styles work correctly for Lyx's BibTeX Generated Bibliography, others give errors. For example, if I set the style to IEEEtran, then all is well. However, if I set it to apsrev, I get output ...
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compiling bibtex outputs only numbers

I am fairly new to latex, but I have already written a few papers using it on my computer. I am now working on a new computer. I made a regular .bib file and used ~\cite as usual. I compiled it using ...
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How can include the full abstract of a citation in the References section using BibTeX?

I would like to have the abstract (specified in the .bib file) for each citation in a paper to appear in the References section. How can I accomplish this? The .bib file (generated by Mendeley) has ...
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BiBTeX: I couldn't open file name 'myBib.aux'

My article paper.tex compiles fine, but myBib.bib doesn't. $ pdflatex paper.tex $ bibtex myBib I couldn't open file name `myBib.aux' I happen to be using TeXShop, but the command line is ...
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TexMaker (Ubuntu 12.04) Cannot open a style file [closed]

I am trying to compile a document in TexMaker with the following document class \documentclass[aps,prl,showpacs,twocolumn]{revtex4-1} I am using bibtex to display my bibliography. I have created a ...
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Avoiding \bibentry to be shown in regular \bibliography, using natbib [duplicate]

In an earlier question - bibentry in documents body - I was looking for a possibility to have \bibitems appear in in my documents body. This was solved using the bibentry package. As a follow-up I ...
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BibTex and \includeonly command

I have a document of this form .... \includeonly{main} \begin{document} \include{main} \include{supp} \bibliographystyle{plain} \bibliography{bibfile} \end{document} I need ...
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How to reference APIs? (BibTeX preferred) [closed]

How to reference this kind of "literature" (APIs): Example 1: Google AppEngine DataStore API v1.7.0 http://... Example 2: JavaMail API v1.4.5 http://... I normally use BibTeX, but are these just ...
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Citations with no date, e.g. (Aristotle n.d.)

I need to cite a work from antiquity that has no known date, using natbib and author-year citations. The best suggestion I've found is to write the citation using "n.d." (no date) for the year of ...
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Natbib + BibTeX: How can you show the bibliography in order of appearance AND numbered?

I'm trying to numerate the references list but having them ordered in order of appearance. I can't find how to do that anywhere. The code is, more or less, like this \usepackage[round, sort, ...
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Question mark instead of citation number

I've browsed the forums and found a number of posts that have addressed this issue, but none of the solutions seem to work for me. I have the following script that I just copied from the bibtex home ...
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Including BibTex references from files

I have: A file with my dissertation: /home/robottinosino/dissertation.tex A directory with my references: /home/robottinosino/references/ A set of 9 BibTex files to reference: ...
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Bibtex for non-literary work

do you have experience with bibtex and non-literary work? I'd like to cite things like movies, fine-art pieces and so on. How would you proceed? thanks.
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Use BibDesk groups in LaTeX bibliography?

I couldn't find a reply to this anywhere, so I hope to not be asking something discussed elsewhere. Using BibDesk (Mac OS X) for reference management, I have a single bib file with all my sources and ...
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BibTeX Warning----empty title

I'm trying to compile my bib references with natbib and \bibliographystyle{nature}. To my uttermost surprise BibTeX reports that some of the entries have an empty title, while IMHO the title is not ...
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How to cite a paper I didn't read?

The problem I have is that a paper that is cited by other papers I've read is not to be found. I've read only its abstract. I understand that what I want should look like Featherstone et al 1900 ...
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Issues switching from BibTex to BibLaTeX

I was having issues with the regular BibTeX with trying to get it to print a citation style I wanted. Particularly for SAE papers where it is useful to print the SAE Paper number. So I thought I would ...
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BibTeX files: How to concatenate BibTeX files from different folders and keep valid links for referenced files?

My BibTeX files contain references to files, like PDF files. I use the field "file" to indicate the referenced files. This is useful to associate files with a BibTeX entry. Moreover one can directly ...
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got a problem using BibTex in a 64bit PC

To insert Bibliography using BibTex, I exported my references from Zotero using the .bib extension and saved it in the folder BibTex/bib (specifically C:\swp55\TCITeX\BibTeX\bib\mybib) and chose a ...
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List of People analog to Bibliography

In my document I emphasize names that are mentioned and now I want to provide some additional information about them in an appendix. Currently I do something like: \documentclass{scrartcl} ...
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Bibtex failing to cite one entry? [closed]

I've been reading a very interesting PhD thesis, and I would thus like to reference it in my work. Unfortunately this bibtex segment didn't work with \cite{}, instead giving [?]: ...
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URLs and Bibliography [closed]

My bibliography contains plenty of URL resources of the format: @misc{google-now, author = {Google}, title = {Google Now}, note = {\url{http://www.google.com/landing/now/}} } By default, ...