{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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Trouble referencing with Bibtex and TeXstudio

All right, this is driving me crazy... I have thesis example template with one reference that I'm trying to compile with TeXstudio on Windows 7. My thesis template looks like this: ...a bunch of ...
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Bibliography does not appear

In my .tex document I have [...] \nocite{*} \bibliographystyle{amsplain} \bibliography{bibliografie} \end{document} And I have the bibliografie.bib file in the same folder. However, why the ...
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Problem with citation of repeated authors - second year not showing correctly

After creating a custom bibliography style using makebst to match the required Remote Sensing of Environment style, I discovered a flaw within the resulting .bst style: whenever I cite two papers with ...
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LaTeX is not rebuilding my .bbl file, hence giving message Citation 'eloynew2008' on page 1 undefined

I'm trying to add the following citation (which is already updated in my .bib file) to my template report. The aux file has reflected this item eloynew2008, but not the bib file. ...
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How to reference an icons in BibTeX

I am using some icons from this web site. These Icons have such an attribution. How can I reference such an icon in BibTeX?
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seeking bibtool for Windows binary

For a book, I need to be able to extract the cited references from a number of .bib files to make a single .bib containing only those cited. For this task, I find bibtool extremely useful on linux, ...
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BibTex reference not showing up correctly [duplicate]

I've been trying to cite this article @article{office2012national, title={National Strategy for Suicide Prevention Goals and Objectives for Action Summary List}, author={Office of the Surgeon ...
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Underlined journal names in bibliographystyle of apacite with natbibapa option

I am using these commands: \usepackage[natbibapa]{apacite} and later: \bibliographystyle{apacite} I would like to keep the natbib option because my text already uses citep and citet a lot. The ...
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alphabetical order in bibtex with accented words [duplicate]

I have two entries in my bibliography file that are ordered incorrectly and I think the accent has everyting to do with it. Among other stuff I have two entries in the bibliography file: ...
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Problem with biber command on TeXStudio on a Mac

I have a working TeXStudio set-up under Windows 7, and I'm trying to create a similar set-up on a Mac. In the Mac TeXStudio preferences, I configured the following commands: /usr/texbin/pdflatex ...
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File ended while scanning use of \url using Bibtex.

I have a problem with one of my bibtex items and I'm scratching my head to figure out what is wrong. I've narrowed it down to the specific reference, and in partiuclar the specific URL latex is having ...
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Help in acm style

Hello I am using acm package for my bibliography. In my report the reference numbers are being displayed in simple brackets i.e. (). However, i want them in square brackets i.e. []. Also, multiple ...
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Bibliograph format for JACS

I am using the journal = jacsat (JACS) format and try to create a bibliograph with BibTex, using the \cite commands. This works, in principle, fine, as far as I can see, but I have noticed a flaw in ...
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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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“and” in citation in the end of row

I write my article in Czech language where "and" = "a" and this little word can't be in the end of the row... how can I force bibtex not to write "and" (or anything else) in the end of the row in ...
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Include all *.bib files in one directory to a bibliography

There are several *.bib files in one directory which I want to add to my bibliography. I don't want to add them one by one like this: \bibliography{../dir/a,../dir/b,../dir/c} I tried adding the ...
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How to put URL in bibtex bibliography

I'm having trouble to correctly finish my bibliography. In the website's region, I cannot place the url correctly. Can anyone help me out? I've search some questions, but I wasn't able to get the ...
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Biblatex compilation ignoring recompile

I'm using the latest version of TexShop on a Mac and have decided to start using biblatex. I have overwritten the bibtex command in preferences with the following: biber --output_safechars This ...
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Using \ExecuteBibliographyOptions causes bibliography not to appear

I'm writing my thesis and trying to get separate reference indexing for each chapter. Working off a friend's template, it seems I'm looking for the \ExecuteBibliographyOptions options. However, when I ...
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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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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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inputenc error: problems reading in .bib file from jabref

i'm relatively new to latex, so forgive me, if thats a silly one: I'm using miktex and texstudio. I keep getting the following error message, which prevent me from building up or compiling a document ...
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Convert pandoc-style citations to the LaTeX cite format

I have a Markdown document with pandoc-style citations such as [@johndoe2014]. This documents needs to be converted to LaTeX for submission to a scientific journal. The LaTeX template of the journal ...
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Bibtex style for Proceedings of Royal Society A

Is there any bibtex style file available which is suitable for Proceedings of Royal Society A journals?
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bibtex format for url reference

How do I add a note after a URL in URL reference using BibTeX in IEEE format? My code looks like this @misc{thz_net, title={Terahertz applications }, ...
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Cannot create bibliography in Texmaker

I am tearing my hair out with TexMaker. I have a bibliography file written in Jabref. It is called filename.bib. In my tex document have a bibliography style and source command like this: ...
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How do I fix 'org-reftex-citation: No bibliography defined in file' error?

I am using Debian Wheezy with Emacs24.4.50.1 and Org-Mode 8.2.6. I am using Kieren Healy's Emacs Starter Kit for the Social Science. http://kieranhealy.org/resources/emacs-starter-kit/ With this ...
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Change order of initials/surname in klunamed citation style

I use Natbib's author-year (in LyX) with the klunamed.bst bibtex style. However, I would like to change the order of surname/initials in the compiled bibliography (see picture) so I get: Surname1, ...
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Editing bst file to change (X) to (No. X)

I've done my own bst file using the makebst.tex, which produces the following output: That is exactly what I need except for the fact that it should place the particle for number "No." inside the ...
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Beamer - Add all references in a slide at the end

I am trying to do what should be a simple task: Add all references at once in the last slide in Beamer. I have done the following MWE, but BibTeX exits with errors and the references are not added... ...
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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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Can I force the amsalpha bibliography style to sort papers by the same authors chronologically?

Can I force the amsalpha bibliography style to sort papers by the same authors chronologically? I am using amsrefs package with the alphabetic option, which gives each reference a label such as ...
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Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible with author-year citations

I have a basic tex file and a bibliography which is exported from Mendeley However, when I want to cite in the author-year style, I get the error: Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible ...
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Non-English in-text citation

I have changed the language setting in my lyx document to Danish but my in-text citations still read e.g. (Jones and Jones, 2013) and not (Jones og Jones, 2013) which would be the Danish equivalent. ...
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Reference full website title with BibTeX

When citing a website in Latex, not the full name is displayed. I already tried to change to @MISC, but with no result. My bibtex reference: @ONLINE{SiteMesh, title = {SiteMesh Home}, ...
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In which programming language are bst (BibTeX style) files written?

I am trying to adjust the bibliography style of natbib. There I am facing constructs like these: FUNCTION {emphasize} { duplicate$ empty$ { pop$ "" } { "\emph{" swap$ * "}" * } if$ } ...
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How to include the volume number in IEEE conference reference?

I want to include the volume number in my IEEE conference reference and use the code in the following @inproceedings{Logue2001, author = "Logue, D.L. and Krein, P.T.", title = "Preventing ...
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Can bibtex fields be referenced like variables?

Can I revise the following bibtex entry to avoid duplicating the author's name, without defining a @string? @misc{key, author = "Joe Blogs", title = "Title", year = "2014", note = ...
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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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\cite suddenly producing “Undefined control sequence” [closed]

My document was compiling correctly, including bibliography (in same directory as .tex file). Now all the citations are suddenly producing undefined control sequence errors. Also, some errors of ...
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apalike bibliography style refer to with numbers

I am using the apalike bibliography style, since I want my references presented like [Fanty et al., 1993] to an article, and [Abut, 1990] to a book. It was working well in the beginning, but have ...
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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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ISBN-13 in bibtex

What is the proper way to put an ISBN-13 number into a bibtex entry? What do I have to do to make it show up in the bibliography? I have the following book: Landmarks of Tomorrow: A Report on the ...
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LyX sync document settings of child documents with master especially concerning citation style

How can I make sure, that the document settings of a child document are compatible to the master document? Today I had a big hassle concerning citation: If I choose "citation style standard ...
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bibtex - endnote - new references

I'm sure this has been answered somewhere else already, but still, I couldn't manage to find it out on the internet. In my group, I need to work with Endnote (on .doc files) to write shared papers. My ...
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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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Bold (or smallcaps) typesetting in bibliography

I'd like to generate a bibliography where authors (or maybe the title of the cited document) are printed in bold/small caps. However, I've just been able to find the following entry related with this ...
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amsthm and citations using natbib [duplicate]

The standard way of combining a citation with the amsthm package is to use : \begin{thm}[\citep{...}]. However, suppose I want to name a particular theorem I am referencing. If we were outside the ...
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Bibtex: How to start numbering citations from only a specific page?

In my thesis, I am using \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} so that the references will be ordered in the order of their appearance. In my Acknowledgements (which comes well before the introduction ...
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Problem with escaped characters in bibliography when using Mendeley, natbib & url

This is my first question here, so apologies if I miss any conventions. I'm writing a dissertation in LaTeX. My sources are in Mendeley, which is generating a BibTeX file. I'm using the natbib ...