{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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Biblography in ConTeXt: Enumerated references like [1],[2] print errors.

In my context document I would like to set my Bibliography to be cited like this: »what can be said at all can be said clearly [1]« and a bibliography that than has that number:»[1] Wittgenstein, ...
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creating a .bib file [closed]

I am using Texmaker on a Mac. I am having trouble creating a bibliography. Firstly, how do I create a file with the .bib extension? When I try to save a new file - let's call it "ref" - it saves as ...
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Bibtex : Alpha-style citation without year

I use bibtex with \bibliographystyle{alpha}. How can I cite only the first letter of each author, and remove the year? Examples : (a) instead of [CHN13] , display [CHN] ; (b) instead of [Sil08] , ...
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Expand citations with bibtex or disable nested citations

I am writing a paper like the following one, and bibtex creates cites inside of cites: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} cite1~\cite{abc:oopsla2005} cite2~\cite{martinAl:oopsla2005} ...
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SPIE using BibTex to generate reference list

I am following SPIE conference Latex format, to generate a PDF paper. However, at reference part I have problems. First, here is their website http://kmh-lanl.hansonhub.com/spie/, in the Reference ...
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How to define macros for paths to be used by biber?

I want to use a shortcut to define the paths of my bibtex files and I'm using biblatex and biber. I would like something like: \addbibresource{\myPath{biblio.bib}} I tried in several ways i.e. ...
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order the list of reference by lead author(ignore others), then publish year

How to edit the .bst file to order reference by only lead author then publishing year. Most of refercence style order all the authors first. I try to edit the FUNCTION {sort.format.names} in .bst ...
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Problem with changing the language in .bib files

I am trying to change the language between entries of my bib file, but it does not recognise greek characters. I am using the babelbib package The main file is as following ...
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Expand citations in latex with bibtex

I am writing a paper like the following one, and bibtex creates cites inside of cites: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} cite1~\cite{abc:oopsla2005} cite2~\cite{martinAl:oopsla2005} ...
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Citing a portion of a larger work [duplicate]

I'm citing a technical report that is made up of a number of large chapters, each with their own authors. Each chapter states something like this: Cite as: Sub-author 1, sub-author 2. (year). ...
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How to change bibliography item labels to boldface?

I would like to change the labels for my bibliography items to boldface (only in the reference list, not for citations in the text). The complete label should be printed in bold, i.e., including the ...
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No 'References' title using Elsevier document class

I'm trying to compile an article using the elsarticle document class. The references work ok, but I can't get the article to show the References section title and I don't know why. Here's a very ...
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References aren't printed in PDF

My references aren't listed in my PDF file and all cites have a '?' symbol instead a number even in Texmaker my cites are selectable. Here my tex file: \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Particular bibliography style

I usually add bibliography to my tex files by adding the lines: \bibliographystyle{ChemEurJ} \bibliography{filename} where 'ChemEurJ' is the style I usually use for the appearance of my ...
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Bibtex style for “Statistics and Computing”

I would like to create a bibtex style which answers the requirements of Statistics and Computing journal. How could I do that? Here is an example of how the bibliography should look like: Journal ...
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Different bibliographies entries with bibtex [duplicate]

I have 2 different .bib files. In one file I have the publications I appear on and the other one is for the references I have used. Right now, I include each file separately but I only get one ...
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How to insert citation in Elsevier template Latex?

I am new to Latex and I am trying to write in an Elsevier template, following the instructions though placed on the template does not give me the desired outcome. I am using a .bib (name of file is ...
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Remove “Chapter #” string from bibliography?

I have a book document and use bibtex for bibliography. When I put code \bibliography{file} the default is to start a new chapter and show a title like the one that code \chapter{Bibliography} ...
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Error in format of bib entry

I'm trying to use apalike bib style for my references (in ref.bib file). In my tex file I set these settings \bibliographystyle{apalike} \bibliography{ref} I require my reference to be in standard ...
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How to refer to same footnote twice in REVTeX?

I am using REVTeX 4.1 with BibTeX for references. The author guidelines for a journal state: Authors should ensure that the journal article contains a reference in the reference list as ...
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Problem in bibtex style?

I'm confusing about the reference in bibtex, I'm looking for a bibtex style such as given format, [2] Bernoulli, D. Exposition of a new theory on the measurement of risk. Econometrica 22, 1, pp. ...
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Referencing BibTeX file on network drive (UNC)

Hello fellow typesetters. I've messed with bibliographies before, creating a bibliography file for every folder where there were .tex files that needed them. Recently though, I ventured to create a ...
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Repeated note field in references when using ametsoc bibliography style

The contents of the note field are shown two times in the bibliography. I do not know how to solve it. I am using natbib. The bibliography style is ametsoc. @misc{Wikipedia2014Photodiode, Author ...
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BibTeX style file for The Journal of Engineering Mathematics (Springer)?

Here is an example of how the bibliography should look. It has the order of author year, but it has numbered labels, non italic titles, removes several full stops, and ends with volume:pages. Here is ...
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What happened to bibtex? [duplicate]

I have a manuscript which looks like: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsmath, amsthm, amssymb} \begin{document} [...] \cite{ref} [...] \cite{anotherref} [...] ...
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How should I code two authors in a bibtex file as “Author1 WITH Author2”?

So I have a book written by Author1 "with the collaboration of Author2". Of course standard method would be just to cite: @book{Death:2004vg, title = {{Death and Time}}, author = {Author1}, ...
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Switch author and title in beamer bibliography

When I include references in a beamer frame, the author is printed first, followed by the title, followed by the journal/note. I'm using bibtex for referencing. \bibliographystyle{unsrt} ...
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superscript in my reference--bibtex

I'm using bibtex to edit my references. My code is as follow: @article{goldbeter1990, author = "A and B", title = "Model for signal-induced Ca2+ and IP3 oscillations", journal = "ABC", ...
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bibtex configuration to match Elsevier's reference requirements

I need to configure my bibtex file to match Elsevier's reference requirement (look for number 10). For example: For periodicals Griffiths, W. and G. Judge, 1992, Testing and estimating location ...
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A utility for auto-formatting .bib files?

I have a .bib files whose formatting is kind of messy: spacing, upper/lowercase use, order within and among entries... ugh. Is there a simple command-line utility which could arrange it neatly for me ...
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References section at the bottom of a page

I'm fairly new to Latex, but I'm writing a paper using Latex and Bibtex. In the end I have section with all the references I quoted: \newpage \bibliography{bib} \bibliographystyle{plain} Is it ...
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Warning — there's a number but no series in

I am getting this warning in the bibliography. BibTeX> Warning -- there's a number but no series in "AAK04" I don't have series information on this particular conference proceedings but can't ...
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Partial compile latex and bibtex for pandoc

I am working to convert a LaTeX document to word (because that's what the journal requires) and to avoid rewritting all of the equations and citations I want to use pandoc, but pandoc doesn't seem to ...
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Apacite: suppress initials intext? (Sublime 2 on mac)

I am using the package apacite for my dissertation (document class report). For a few in-text citations, the author's first name initials appear and I would like to remove/suppress them in the ...
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Sorting the references alphabtically but shown in numbers

I am using unsrt style for bibliography which is absolutely fine, all the items are preceded by numbers at the end of the document. However, the hierarchy depends on when throughout the text I cite ...
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In BibTex, when should I use 'howpublished' and when 'url '?

I'm writing a piece whose bibliography with some technical reports, presentation, manuals, and just websites. In the .bib file, I need to decide whether to use 'howpublished' fields, or 'url' fields ...
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Citations not working using bibtex [closed]

I often use your site and I find it incredibly helpful... and now I have a question that I can't seem to find an answer to! I hope someone can help. I am trying to get my bibtex file to work. It has ...
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Changing author name in bibtex

I have to include a technical document in my citations. The document doesn't have a specific author, but is rather published by an Institute. The sample bibtex entry is given below: ...
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Bibtex - authors with titles i.e. military rank [duplicate]

Is there support for including an author's title in citations, i.e. their military rank or other title? Examples include: (Blackadder 1917) in-text and Blackadder, Captain E. (1917) in the ...
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How to change the apacite citation style to list only “first author et al.” for entries with three or more authors

I need to change the format of my bibliography in order to have one author or at maximum two authors. I use bibtex and the \bibliographystyle{apacite}. Sometimes the citations are reported as "first ...
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Errors with \bibentry with bibliography style that puts macro in bbl file

The following example works fine. However, if \bibliographystle{plainnat} is replaced by \bibliographystle{te}, where te.bst is the style available at http://econtheory.org/technical/te.bst, then two ...
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BibTex: citation in an Enumerate is backref'ed with index, not page number

I have the following text: \begin{enumerate} \item bla \item blabla \item Quando o material termoplástico resfria, este endurece, desenvolvendo aderência entre o aço e o concreto, agora ...
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How can I use webpage citing in BibTeX?I'm trying but they don't show up in my document

How can I use BibTeX to cite a web page? I'm trying but they don't show up in my document. http://www.engineersgarage.com/ @misc{WinNT, title = {{MS Windows NT} Kernel Description}, howpublished = ...
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I want to use bibentry but it doesn't work with my .bst file

I want to use \bibentry but it doesn't work with the econ.bst file that I'm using. Available from here. I would happily modify that file to get \bibentry working but I have no idea how. I don't ...
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BibTex - Authors with just one name: unwanted comma after name

I need a very special style for my university so I created a first draft with JabRef and edited the .bst file created by JabRef to better suit my requirements. My main problem was, that I have many ...
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How should I cite the European Commission?

I'm using biblatex for reference management in my thesis, and I want to cite this report from the European Commission but I can't figure out what to put in the bib entry. Usually I just find whatever ...
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Creation of a bibliography in Lyx

I use Lyx 2.1, document class : report. I inserted the bibliography at the end of the document Lyx. I created my. bib with JabRef: citation order is wrong: if I add a new citation, it takes the ...
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Is is possible to not abbreviate the author name of only one reference in my bibliography?

I am using the IEEEtran.bst file for my bibliography (as follows): \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} \bibliography{IEEEabrv,biblio} and it works as desired in all but one case. I have one entry where ...
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Having references in the same latex file

Is there a way to have references in the same latex file (i.e. instead of having the references in a separate .bib file)
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bibtex does not show all the entries of @inCollection

Using bibtexThe url does not appear in the references using the following @inCollection @InCollection{simplicity, author = {Baker, Alan}, title = {Simplicity}, booktitle = {The ...