{bibtex} is specifically about Oren Patashnik's BibTeX program, its .bib database file format, and use of these in creating documents. For general questions about bibliographies and citations, use {bibliographies} instead.

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Process exited normally bibtex error

I have a bibtext file: @book{a1, author = "Shasha, D. and Zhu, Y.", title = "High Performance Discovery in Time series, Techniques and Case Studies", publisher = "Springer", ...
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modify bibliography style

Hi I want to modify biliographystyle unsrt, this style return : Einstein journal paper [1]. But I want : Einstein journal paper (Einstein 1905, [1]). With the same entry in the bibliography ...
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How to change a .bst for references sorted in order of appearance

I've been struggling trying to format my references for a paper which needs to follow the LNCS guidelines. They use to provide a .bst file which formats the references exactly as they require, but the ...
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tex capacity exceeded when including url in .bib file

When I include url in the .bib file latex throws the error: Tex capacity exceeded, sorry[save size=5000] Do you have any idea why? Below I paste the package I use and one reference ...
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BibTeX file is not compatible with Springer svmono class

In the Springer provided template for a monograph, I am unable to use a BibTeX file for the references. I have made a .bib file, named DG_Refrences, containing all the details of necessary ...
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Make PhD citations say “dissertation” rather than thesis

At my school, PhD works are generally referred to as dissertations rather than theses. My bibtex file has this entry: @phdthesis{Alsolami2012Auth, title = {An examination of keystroke ...
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Biblatex - Undefined control sequence when reading bibtex-file

I get hundreds of these errors when I'm trying to compile a bibliography: ./Megumi oppgave.aux:57: Undefined control sequence. l.57 ... Morgen}}{{Aftenposten Morgen}}{{\APACyear ...
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maxnames and minnames using rsc bibtex

I'm using BibTeX with the rsc citation package for citations and I'm trying to limit my bibliography so that it shows et al. if there are more than 5 names in the reference, which I can do as below: ...
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Minimal BST File That Writes Something

For another question here, I am trying to create a minimal BibTeX style that writes something into the output file. I am following the instructions from the manual (page 35), where a minimal example ...
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Compound page numbers with single dash

One of my references has page numbers like 12-2, where 12 is the section and 2 the page in this section. I would like to cite this with citep[12-2]{xy} but it is converted into a double-dash page ...
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Kile - autocompletion for bibtex entries

I would like to Kile autocomplete my citations, so when I type \citep{ a list with my bibliography entries pops up. I tried also by typing the first 3 letters of the entry key, and/or pressing ...
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biblatex-mla error [closed]

I am trying to use biblatex-mla to have MLA references in my work. However, I can't seem to get it to work. Here is the error every time I run TypeSet on BibTex The top-level auxiliary file: ...
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How to use custom bibstyle with biblatex

I am using Biblatex for bibliography. This works fine with builtin styles like ieee. But when I gave a custom bst file I got it gives me not found error. My command was ...
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Why doesn't LaTeX typeset this reference normally?

I use the bibtex to add my reference.Reference.bib as below: @Book{MathematicaIntroduction, author = {袭宗燕著}, title = {数学软件Mathematica系统的应用及其程序设计[{M}]}, publisher = {北京大学出版社}, year = {1996}, } ...
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natbib's \citet does not work

I am writing a paper using the springer journal LaTeX template. For some references I want to use in-text citation like this: but for some reason, when I try this in my document I get the ...
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bibtex comment out lines [duplicate]

I have a bibtex file contains the following line: @inproceedings{Cai03, author = {Cai, Deng and Yu, Shipeng and Wen, Ji-Rong and Ma, Wei-Ying}, title = {Extracting Content Structure for Web Pages ...
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Wrapping add.period

I am trying to adapt the BibTeX style file supplied with the LNI LaTeX template to actually match the style defined in the guidelines from the same page (sorry, as opposed to the guidelines document, ...
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Is there a tool/service that can enrich a BibTex database?

For my PhD thesis I'm using a BibTex database that I have used and extended over the years. However, over time I 'abused' it by deleting fields instead of creating copies and keep the main database ...
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Generating a default LaTeX bibliography from existing BibTeX file

unfortunately I cannot bring Texmaker to create a bibliography using BibTeX, so I was wondering: Can I create code that suits the needs of the default environment \begin{thebibliography} importing my ...
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Bibtex .bst file modification to include alphabetical ordering

Is it possible to modify the JHEP bibliography style in a simple way such that it displays bibliographical entries in alphabetical order, instead of basing on first appearence in the main text? ...
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Cite another publication in bibliography item [duplicate]

I would like to refer to another reference in a bibliography item. It should look like the following in the bibliography: [30] Author (Year), Cited in [12]. How do I achieve this?
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consolidating to a single file

I had a book published. The publisher had a LaTeX style file and we used bibtex, natbib and multind for those respective parts. The publisher sent it out to a production group and the final product ...
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How combine several .bib files into one?

When I download a .bib files from a journal it is stored on my computer as a single .bib file with the entry of the article. Do one have to manually copy paste all the information into one gigantic ...
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What is wrong in my makebst command?

I get a .bst file that prints publisher and year with no coma-space but like this My bst creation command is: ...
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Mapping a bibliography key using biblatex with bibtex backend [closed]

I want to use the shorthand key to define custom citation keys, but Mendeley does not allow setting it. Therefore I would like to map from some other unused field (ie shorttitle) to shorthand. If ...
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How to generate full citation using multibib in latex

I am new to Latex and am using it for an academic paper. As I need several bibliographies, I am using multibib which is working great, but I need full citations of the bibliography entries to appear ...
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Organisation-produced references in JabRef

Using Jabref and Libreoffice, via Jabref's 'OpenOffice connect' feature. I have a source that includes spaces and the word 'and' in a single author's name. Jabref parses this according to the usual ...
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Browsing BibTeX databases [duplicate]

Is there a good software for browsing BibTeX databases? I have a .bib file with roughly 100 entries and it is becoming harder and harder to look up papers to cite. What I would like is something with ...
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Question about running bibtex in Texniccenter?

I'm trying to use bibtex in Texniccenter, using the Bibtex in 60 seconds found here: http://www.hep.man.ac.uk/u/jenny/jcwdocs/latex/bibtexbasics.html Step 5 says: When processing the file, you need ...
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dashes for same author name in bib file

There are many questions (with answers) on how to fix the appearance of ----- for the same author names in bibtex. However still I have problem!! My bib file contains @IEEEtranBSTCTL{bstctl:nodash, ...
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LaTeX - Bibliography numbering [duplicate]

I am writing my master thesis and my supervisor wants to have numbered references. My bibliography style is apalike (Autor, year) in text and that is good. Only modification he wants is that ...
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How to validate (check) a biblatex .bib file?

How can I validate the correctness a biblatex .bib file? Where validate means checking for: Duplicate keys Missing mandatory fields What tools do you use?
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Bibtex file does not compile

I've been googling for hours and found many related issues but still don't understand what's gone wrong. i have run latex and bib at least 1000 times. In the dropdown menu I use "pdflatex" for my ...
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What bibliography style starts with author name in italics? [duplicate]

So I have to write an article for a journal which requires authors use citations so that they look like this: And they write refs manually in there example...( And I am quite used to bibtex... So I ...
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IEEE Conference style citation

I am starting to need to some help with references. I'm writing a paper using IEEE citation style and I'm trying to refer to a conference paper. These citations should follow this style: ...
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No arXiv id showing in bibtex generated by Mendeley

I noticed that those arXiv papers in my bibliography are not correctly showing their arXiv id. Is there any fix to this? Thanks
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Changing cite name in .bib files generated from Mendeley

I would like to customize the code names of the articles I cite since AuthorDate does not work for me. I usually give specific names to every paper because I often cite up to 6 papers from same ...
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Is there a bibtex “schema” somewhere?

Is there some specification of bibtex fields and best practices for using them? E.g. I see people using eprint, is this specified somewhere? E.g. bibtexml is supposed to provide schemes for bibtex, ...
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How to include URL to paper and presentation in bibtex?

I'd like to include 2 URLs in a bibtex entry: to the paper and to the presentation. I think it's common practice to have such 2 files for papers presented at conferences. Eg at this workshop I ...
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Why does adding a middlename omit authors in References list

I cite a specific paper for my publication. The problem is when I add the middle initial of one author, the entire author list gets omitted from the references list, as shown in the image. I omitted ...
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How to convert a text bibliography into bibtex?

I have a large bibliography (200+ references) in text form (in IEEE style) and I want to convert all of it into bibtex. Are there any tools available to do this? The text is in this form:- [6] ...
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bibtex: upper letter in the title [duplicate]

I have this entry in bibtex: @misc{ GNUCFLOW, author = {{GNU cflow}}, title = "GNU cflow Documentation", year = "2014", howpublished = "http://www.gnu.org/software/cflow/" } I want to ...
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Several citations in the same bracket

Suppose I make two citations at the same place \cite{ref1}, \cite{ref2} It would appear as [1], [2] Sometimes I see a reference like [1, 2] How is that done in TeX? Also, when should I use ...
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Implementing bibtopic results in 'TeX capacity exceeded'

I use TeXstudio and MiKTeX 2.9, and cite using natbibapa and apacite and BibLaTeX. I want to make a bibliography from Languages.bib, and reference list from Proposal.bib. Hence I installed bibtopic, ...
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how to cite a report and working paper?

I'm facing following errors. I want to cite a certain report in my paper, but it is not working. There were undefined references. Citation 'jeff2000' undefined. Here's the MWE: ...
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Multiple bibliographies with BibTeX

I have a document with a bibliography and would like to print part of the bibliography twice. My *.tex file is: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} Some Text...~\cite{doc1} Here I would like to ...
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Neatly aligning the bib entries by equal signs

Every time someone post biblatex bib-file entries, the various fields (author, title, year, journaltitle, etc) are all neatly aligned with an equal sign-column in the middle. I would like my own ...
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Underline/Bold/Highlight multiple names in a bibliography

This is a variation of the question posted here: Now I want to highlight multiple names in a bibliography. Here is the erroneous solution that I tried. \documentclass[11pt,letter]{article} ...
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Change separator of multiple authors in references using BibTeX

I am working on my master thesis and I have problem with citing multiple authors. The separator in pdf is "and", but this is not correct in my language. Is there a simple solution to change this ...
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bibliography style file for Audio Engineering Society (AES) convention

EDITED: Is there a bibliography style file for Audio Engineering Society (AES) conventions (like a .dtx or a .bst file or something)? Or alternatively, is there a way I can create my own that takes ...