{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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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 ...
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How to reference a student report (semester report)?

There are some institutions where undergraduates/bachelor students may submit reports (e.g. project reports) at end of a semester. Say, I want to refer to such a report using a bibtex or biblatex ...
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Citing Arxiv manuscripts in IEEEtran bibtex

I would like to learn to cite arXiv documents properly in LaTeX IEEEtran style. Biblatex has special entries for arXiv, but the standard bibtex, as well as IEEEtran Bibtex style that I am using, do ...
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Online journal pages field that is compatible with natbib+bibtex and biblatex+biber?

I want to know how I should properly use the provided page field of an article published in an online journal (such as PLoS Computational Biology). Even though articles published in online journals ...
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Edit BibTeX items appearance to add line break

I'm using BibTeX with a style called "hispa-annote" (source file), and @Misc items (that I use to link to websites) currently look like this: I'd like to have the title in one line and the url in ...
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latexdiff doesn't mark changes in bibliography (BibTeX)

I'm using latexdiff to show changes between versions of an article written with the achemso package, but it doesn't seem to be able to highlight changes within the bibliography (including added ...
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Preventing repeated periods in citations

I'm using natbib to do citations in text, and sometimes those citations end with a period. When this corresponds to the end of a sentence, a duplicate period can easily be inserted. A MWE: ...
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Using (thebibliography) in a separate tex file

I have manually created my references in separate file bio.tex using \begin{thebibliography}{}. When I try to cite using \cite{} in another tex file introduction.tex it gives me error while compiling ...
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Incollection with apacite: year and publisher are not shown

I'm using TeXstudio and MiKTeX 2.9, and cite using natbibapa and apacite. My incollection entries from bibtex are not built correctly: year, booktitle and publisher are missing. input bibtex: ...
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Use article reference style with book documentclass

I have to use a journal's Latex template, which specifies \documentclass{book}. The template assumes I will enter my references manually in the format that they want. However, I would like to use ...
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How can I add annotations to my astroads.bst bibliography?

I'm using the AstroADS BibTeX style (link). I would like to add annotations to my bibliography entries for various scientific papers. Is there an easy fix, or is there another style file I could use? ...
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Displaying authors in color bibtex

If I call a reference by \citet{xxx}, it appears in my document as Author [number], where the number appears in the color I defined in \hypersetup{citecolor=red} while Author and [] appear in black ...
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Color for one entry of the bibliography [closed]

How to add color to one entry of the bibliography ? I'm using BibTex. In my .bib file the following doesn't produce red : {\color{red} @article{FFT, author = "FFT" } }
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Order of references in reference list

My minimum working example: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} Here I refer to~\cite{Smaili:2011aa} and here I refer to~\cite{Edwards:2010aa}. This is a table where I mention all my ...
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How to print full name in reference list using apacite

I'm writing my masters thesis, using the apacite package to create my reference list. I have apacite working properly and both the citations and the reference list work just fine. However, my ...
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Getting BibTex to work in the first place [duplicate]

I've been writing my thesis for a month now, and haven't gotten any further than fighting with bibliography-related issues. I've boiled down all the problems I'm having into something very simple with ...
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How does Google maintains citation records? And how can one extract the BibTex for a paper? [closed]

Concretely, if you search for this paper on google, it will tell you it has 22 citations. How does google knows about the citations? And more importantly, how can I extract at the BibTex for this ...
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How can create one bibliography file for different tex files in one project

I am beginner in Tex writing, and writing a report in Texmaker on Ubuntu 13.10. I have separate files for different chapters. Now I want to create one .bib file for all chapters including main file, ...
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How to correctly display and separate the author names in a bibliographic entry?

How to correctly display and to separate among the BibLaTeX's author's names? Code: @book{atl1, label = {SELLS}, author = {Cristopher TAVARES, Kirk FERTITTA, Brent RECTOR, Chris ...
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How to swap field entries in Bibliography (biblatex, bibtex8)? [closed]

I am currently modifying the layout of my thesis' bibliography and I still have to change three things. This is part of my preamble which includes the biblatex package. I already managed to render ...
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Make citation publishing date appear in square brackets when cited in parentheses

I know there are already an answers to the question How to make citations appear within square brackets [ ] instead of parentheses ( )? but there is something else I'm looking for. When I cite a ...
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bibtex dont show complete reference

i have writing Journalist with \usepackage{apa6} andapacite for bibtex. Well the problem is what the last cite donñt show complete. \documentclass[jou,apacite]{apa6} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Citing with the “apacite” package and bibliography style

I use MacTex2011 distribution with BibDesk. I wrote a paper in documentclass{article}. For quotations, I'd have wanted it to output "FirstAuthor et al., year" for all references with more than 2 ...
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Bibtex with “ociamthesis” class and Bibliography style “ormsv080”

I am writing my thesis using ociamthesis class and bibliography style ormsv080. I have a large number of citations and when I am compiling the master file which looks as following, I am not getting ...
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Citation warnings - Citation 'bibtexkey' on page '_' undefined [duplicate]

Hey I am still having issues with my citations. It is the very last thing I need to do before my thesis is complete, but I have to turn in in by Thursday! I am getting multiple warnings for a number ...
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Latex references and bibliography not working [duplicate]

I need to deliver a report using Latex. Since the beginning I have had a lot of difficulties with it, that thankfully were resolved when I started using the Texmaker tool. Unfortunately the references ...
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Where do I put .BST files

I am sorry but I really not an expert with with Latex. I know that there are several posts about it, I tried to follow many of them but I still have no results. I have Windows OS and I am using ...
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Getting rid of semicolon in vancouver style bib file when using @Webpage

As the title says, I am getting an extraneous semicolon after the type entry when using vancouver style bibtex. Here is the example .tex file: \documentclass[11pt, oneside]{amsart} ...
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Texmaker can't find my bibtex file

First of al I'm working with texmaker So I made a bibliography.bib file and I've put in in the same folder as my .tex files (I've tried making a .bib file by hand and with BibDesk, but neither ...
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bibliography not compatible with author-year citations, with all authors and years included

I cannot get my citations to work using natbib, compiling the entire document gives an error Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible with author-year citations. My preamble is the ...
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Problems with bibtex [closed]

I am using TeXmaker and Jabref. When compiling, texmaker creates the proper bibliography page that I want but in addition to that also another page with heading Bibliography and only bibliography ...
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Biblatex: escaped underscore in bib file prints as %5c in bibliography?

My reference manager escapes all underscores in URLs. I thought that was OK until I noticed it prints %5c in front of all URL underscores. How can I avoid this while still having the escaped ...
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deleting the address item from a bibliography style

I want to delete the address from the inproceedings type of bibtex. I have learnt that I have to modify the .bst file. In order to do this, I have followed the idea of the answer from bibliography ...
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Citation warnings - Citation 'bibtexkey' on page 7 undefined.

Hey so I am having issues with my citations. I am getting multiple warnings for a number of my citations saying: Citation `Bibtexkey' on page 6 undefined. Some of my citations are fine while others ...
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How to get a custom citation type in BibTeX?

I would like to cite a movie in a paper I'm preparing. The style is APA, so (according to this document) the citation in the text should be "(Mulcahy, 1986)" and the reference itself should appear as ...
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Author's full first name with citation-in-text (citet{} directives)

Is there some variant or option for \citet{} directive that will give me the author's full first name? But only when I need it? In similar questions people have suggested editing the author field in ...
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What is the easiest way to generate a compact bibliography?

In a beamer presentation I want to use the \nocite{*} macro, so all entries in the bib file will be included, regardless whether I actually cited an entry or not. However, this yields a rather long ...
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modify plain.bst file

I would like to modify the file plain.bst in order to customize my bibliography. I want several things : names in bold followed by date (month year) skip a line between name of authors and title of ...
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How do I get bibtexU working?

Running bibtexu -v (from TeX Live bundle) yields the message This is BibTeXu: a UTF-8 Big BibTeX version 0.99d Implementation: Microsoft(R) C/C++ for Win32 Release version: 3.71 (18 mar 2013) ...
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Colon between address and institution

I want to put a colon between my address and institution for techreport objects in bibtex. So it would be Urban Mobility Report. College Station, TX: Texas Transportation Institute. I'm working ...
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Whitespaces in arguments in aux file

I am using document template provided here: http://iel.ucdavis.edu/code/ASME/conf-1.7b.html. My MWI is the tex file supplied with the template itself. All I have done is to change author name, ...