{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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Cannot change the bibliography style [duplicate]

I'm discovering LaTeX (like, really discovering). I am trying to change the bibliography style. Should be easy, right? I tried 2 things based on answers I found on forums, dealing with similar ...
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\cite showing as [?] [duplicate]

Trying to do a bibtex, however in the document it is showing as [?] in my bibfile.bib I have @Misc{PaymentCardIndustry, howpublished = ...
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How to edit apalike2.bst file so I can get printed retrieved date and url in bibliography?

I was wondering if there's any way I can edit the apalike2.bst file so I can get printed the retrieved date and url (with hyperlink) on my bibliography. This is for my thesis, I have over 150 articles ...
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Field “fjournal” instead of “journal”, if present

I have a bib file that contains entries without a field named fjournal and other entries that contain both an fjournal and a journal field. I'd like to use a bibliography exactly as in style "plain" ...
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How to use LNCS template with BIB file

I am writing a paper using LNCS format. My question is how could I use my existing BIB file and generate the reference as format of LNCS? I followed the page: How can I insert by .bib file into my ...
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Referencing two or more works by the same author(s) with the same date (or n.d.) in the same parentheses

Apalike.bst or apalike2.bst prints wrongly two works by the same author from the same year cited together in parentheses. According to APA 6 this: (Authorone & Authortwo, 1991a,b) Should become: ...
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Why won't references file compile in TeX document?

I'm using TexPad, and both files are in the same directory. Here is my TeX file: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{latexsym} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath} \usepackage{textcomp} ...
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Minimal working code to add references from .bib file

Can anyone give me the minimal working code to add the references from a .bib file to a LaTeX article? I have tried everything but nothing seems to work. Content of a minimal .bib file I made called ...
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How to solve encoding issues with Zotero-generated BibTeX file?

I'm using Zotero to manage and export reference lists. Sometimes text fields contain an accent, circumflex, umlaut etc. When I used such bib files in LyX (tried the plain and unsrturl styles), I get ...
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Cannot replace \harvardand

I am using natbib with biblostyle agsm for my references. I like to replace the "and" in the references list between author names with a simple comma. Redefining it like this had no effect ...
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Author names are strangely attached to the citations

In the following file: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} The authors \cite{Berliant2004Foundation,Caragiannis2011Towards} study specific non-additive value functions. ...
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Indices and References in Lyx

I am currently writing my thesis in LyX and I have a lot of references to use. Since I have no idea how BibTex works and to save time, I put my references as Index entry. However, this will not be ...
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“The program bibtex does not exist” [duplicate]

I recently bought a new laptop, and have updated it to El Capitan. I have started working on an old paper, which compiled just fine on my last laptop, and cannot get the bibliography to compile. I ...
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Additional space after title of BibTeX Bibliography

I have declared a Bibliography as follows \pagebreak \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{Bibliography} \vspace*{3em} \begin{spacing}{1.0} \bibliographystyle{plain} \bibliography{bibliographyfile.bib} ...
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Modify model5-names.bst from elsarticle.cls to insert comma after 2rd–4th authors in text citation

I would like the following in text citations: Hollingsworth, Simmons, Coates and Cross (1991) (Hollingsworth, Simmons, Coates & Cross, 1991) to appear as: Hollingsworth, Simmons, Coates, and ...
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How to replace six or more authors in text with et al. (APA style) in model5-names.bst from elsarticle.cls?

APA style requires six or more authors to be abbreviated in text with "et al.". For example: (Murray, Wylie, Higgins, Javitt, Schroeder & Foxe, 2002) shout be abbreviated to (Murray et al., ...
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Get TeX to output a minimal .bib file? [duplicate]

Is there a way I can get LaTeX to output a .bib file containing only the citations actually in my document? I often copy and past over old .bib files, which makes them rather unweildy over time. Is ...
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Unit spacing in bibliography with siunitx

I am using the siunitx package to manage unit spacing in my text, but I just realized that it is not working properly when used in the references (using BibTex). TeXmaker does not through any errors ...
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Which referencing style is this?

How can I get this referencing style in LaTeX and BibTeX: In-text: (Soliman 2002) or Soliman (2002) At reference: Soliman AA, Abd Ellah AH, Abou-Elheggag NA, Modhesh AA (2011) Bayesian ...
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model5-names.bst from elsarticle.cls gives “&” in text citation when \citet{} is used instead of “and”

APA style requires in text citation to replace "&" with "and" when the authors' names are cited outside the parenthesis in the text, for example: correct He, Zhang, Zhou and Chen (2009) ...
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Problems with Biblatex and bibtex

After I compile my .tex file I get this error: LaTeX Warning: There were undefined references. Package biblatex Warning: Please (re)run BibTeX on the file(s): (biblatex) anteproyecto ...
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Adding “Retrieved from URL address” when DOI is absent in model5-names.bst (elsarticle.cls)

I would like to add "Retrieved from URL address" when DOI is missing for online articles in the bibliography of model5-names.bst (elsarticle.cls). This is in accordance with the APA 6th style. For ...
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Remove period ONLY after doi and url in bibliography in model5-names.bst (elsarticle.cls)

The model5-names.bst style from elsarticle.cls adds period after DOIs in the bibliography. I would like to remove it when DOI is present, but retain it in its absence. For example: Kanizsa, G. ...
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Is BibTeX sensitive to white-space?

I'm writing a BibTeX parser and I was wondering if I ever need to preserve the white space in the input file, or if I can safely ignore it. More specifically: Is title={Title} identical to title={ ...
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Error: Cannot find control file 'references.bcf'! - did you pass the “backend=biber” option to BibLaTeX?

When I compile my Latex file, I get this error: ERROR - Cannot find control file 'references.bcf'! - did you pass the "backend=biber" option to BibLaTeX? Do you have any idea what is the source of ...
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Undefined references in AISTATS 2016 sample submission file

I am trying to write a latex article in the format of AISTATS 2016 (http://www.aistats.org/submit.html) . I use sharelatex framework. I copied their example format in my workspace and tried to ...
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Convert RIS or NBIB or JSON to bibtex?

This article is not in Google Scholar, and they offer citations in RIS, NBIB, and JSON. So the big question is, how can I convert this to bibtex? Here is how it looks in JSON: ...
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Issue number missing from Bibliography in “model5-names” bibliography style

Can someone help me with editing the bst file in order to make issue number appear in the bibliography. Example: This: Olivers, C. N. L., & Watson, D. G. (2008). Subitizing requires attention. ...
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Citation with MakeTextLowercase

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{textcase} \usepackage{natbib} \begin{document} Some reference: \citet{ABC} Some other reference: ...
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Using the Directory Package and formatting the output

Right now, I am trying to use the directory package to manipulate a massive list of addresses. I like it about 90%, but the other 10% is something I am not skilled in changing. I would like to change ...
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How to get bibtex to include all authors in \bibitem?

I am using bibtex with the 'amsalpha' style. I am citing a paper with many authors, and bibtex currently labels this entry as [ABC+04]. But I'd really prefer having all the authors there, as in ...
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How to display in-text citation in the “Author Year: page” format?

I was wondering how to make LaTex display my in-text citations in the following format: "some text some text some text (Name 2015: 23)." I'm using the natbib-package and the bibliography style in my ...
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Problems to export Zotero to bibtex, Natbib error and JabRef error

I am very new to using references in Latex, so I may make stupid mistakes. So far I used Zotero for reference managing in Word. Ultimately I need an APA style, where in-text is "Author (year)" format ...
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Issue with apalike citations not wrapping at margins, but NOT with natbib

I have the dreaded issue with apalike citations not wrapping at margins at all. If you google this, most people with this issue are trying to use natbib with hyperref. I am not - I am using plain ...
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How to convert bibtex references to footnotes

I have a LaTeX file and a bibtex file using the natbib package for bibliography management. I wanted to convert this to HTML using https://github.com/softcover/softcover . However softcover does not ...
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bibliografy .bst abbreviation in different languages

There are two BST files, one of which forms the sequesnce of names in the reference list, and the other makes correct abbreviations in different languages. However, I need only the first author. Here ...
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Some questions about the Reference editing and BibTex

For the following code, I have two questions. One is that what are the square brackets behind "\bibitem" used for(such as [{American Butter Institute(2005)}] in the first reference) ? The other is ...
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Texmaker doesn't print bibliography, but Sharelatex does [duplicate]

I am writting an article and I got a weird problem: my texmaker doesnt print my bibliography, nor claims for any error. Here is what I wrote in my test.tex file: \documentclass{article} ...
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Handle republished work in apacite

How would I handle republished work with the apacite package for in-text citations? As according the blue book for apa, I need to have the publication date of the original and the republication. ...
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Non correct output of bibliography entries after highlighting an author

Following the instructions provided by gogolin in this [topic][1] I encountered some problems in the output of my bibliography: Instead of getting Doe J., Smith A., ... it is displayed Doe, J. ...
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Two separate bibliographies at the end of an article

I would like to write a review article that contains two list of references. One list would be the one from resulted review articles. The second one would be all other articles. I am using TeXworks. ...
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How to change .bst file to get a comma between publisher and year

I'm getting lost in the .bst file I created with "latex makebst". For a book entry, I chose the option %>>PUBLISHER ADDRESS: %<<PUBLISHER IN PARENTHESES: % %: (def) Publisher as normal ...
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Broken quote mark rendering in bibliography

Does anyone have an idea as to why my bibliography is rendered in this way (see image)? This happens to all @article entries. The .bib entry is @ARTICLE{MNIST, author={Lecun, Y. and Bottou, L. and ...
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Texpad and BibTeX, empty .bbl/.blg file generated

My name is J.T. in this board. I am a senior student in a Japanese university, and writing a thesis for my graduation using Texpad. When I change the way to manage bibliography; I wrote bibliography ...
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Convert \thebibliography into BIB file, semi-automatically [duplicate]

I have a paper in TeX that has the \thebibliography section. I need to convert it into a BIB file. I realize that it cannot be done automatically, but are there tools that at least partially help, ...
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How to export Bibtex of many papers from ACM?

I'm doing a systematic review and need do download citations of more 300 papers from ACM. Is possible do this automatically?
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Convert existing BibTeX to BibJSON

I'm interested in converting my existing bibtex file (generated from Mendeley) into BibJSON format (http://okfnlabs.org/bibjson/), since it would be helpful for me for sharing and other integration ...
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List cite aliases next to bibliography

I have the natbib package for my citations. I have defined some alias like this: \defcitealias{source-name}{SN} \defcitealias{source-name2}{SAN} And I cite using this alias: ...
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RevTeX and multiple bibliographies - email addresses showing twice

I want to have a single document in RevTeX layout with supplementary material included, as described here: Options for supplementary materials in preprint version: revTeX + arXiv I don't, however, ...
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How to use MACRO in bst files

If I put jun in a field, say I put it in the journal field, in my .bib file by hand, when I compile the macro does not seem to substitute it into June as I was expecting. Am I getting wrong what a ...