{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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Some extra space in references IEEE

Hi have write this code (a simple citation): \noindent to an acceptable level of approximation. Alternatively, some authors~\cite{roussas1997course} simply require that: And used this command, for ...
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Chapterbib with subdirectories does not compile

I'm using chapterbib package to generate a bibliography for each chapter. But the compilation fails. Here is the content of my principal.tex file: \documentclass[phd]{theseUL} \usepackage{lmodern} ...
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Bibtex for mac not working

I use a Mac. I have a a .tex file called references test.tex. I have (what I think is) a plaintext file called sample1.bib. The files are super minimal. The references test.tex file looks like this: ...
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References at the end of beamer slides (Endnote export as text file)

I'm having difficulties making a footnote style reference at the end of a beamer slide. In the MWE below, I have used the footcite command, as per References at the end of beamer slides However, the ...
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Make Bibliography in order of appearance of citation using {unsrt}

I'm a total newbie at LaTeX, and I'm trying to figure out how to sort citations within a paper I'm writing for a conference based on their appearance in the document itself. The conference has a ...
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Putting a bibliography citation at bottom of beamer slide

I read Place bibliography items at bottom of frame and tried making my own .bib file with just one entry. The entry is nothing out of the ordinary: @book{Saussure1995, Author = {Ferdinand de ...
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Eastern European name [duplicate]

In my .bib file, there is a reference including the following name in the authors list: Mitášová, Helena When the PDF is generated, this name does not display correctly: MitÃaÅaovÃa I searched ...
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BibTeX style which shows annotation fields and employs numeric-style citation call-outs

I am relatively new to LaTeX, i have used it for a couple of documents here and there but I am now using it for a formal school report which needs an annotated bibliography. My current problem is ...
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Bibliography: consistent line length or consistent attributes?

The bibliography of my paper looks ugly because some of the references only fill a small part of their last line and so it looks very zigzag-y and broken. Is it ok to show some optional attributes, ...
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How to print Bibtex entry volume with uppercase V

I'm using Bibtex and would like to cite a book that is part of a series. The relevant entry in my bib.bib file is @book{key, author = {author}, title = {title}, series = {series title}, volume = {1: ...
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How to modify bst to abbreviate to et. al. after n authors [on hold]

I have a bst file that shortens entries with more than 5 authors to et. al. but I would like to modify it to do so for more than 4 authors. I believe this is the relevant code snippet but how can I ...
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How to maintain the dot in the journal field of a bib item

I have an example bib entry: @article{bib_1, title={article1}, journal={arXiv:15xx.01678 [cs.SE]}, author={xxx.}, year={2015}, month={Jan}} When it compiles, the output of the journal is: ...
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Making broken references extra visible, redux: interacting with BibTeX (or BibLaTteX)

In Making broken references extra-visible, I asked how to make LaTex's normal ?? and [?] markers for broken references instead render as some super-annoying, colored text, so that in skimming a long ...
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Autocompletion of citation in TeXShop without BibDesk?

The documentation for autocompletion of citations within TeXShop appears to be fragmented around the web. The default suggestion is to use a service from BibDesk, but this requires BibDesk to be ...
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Bibliography style: sort unsrtnat alphabetically and not by first cited

I am writing my master thesis, and I would like to have the following style for bibliography: \documentclass[11pt, oneside]{book} \usepackage[round]{natbib} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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Edit bibliography

im using a chassicthesis model and i need to change bibliography style of my thesis because my supervisor asked for. The code im using for bibliography is ...
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Why am I unable to use BibLaTeX? [duplicate]

I've been encouraged to use BibLaTeX, so I'm trying to, but I'm not meeting much success. I'm sure I'm doing something dumb wrong, but I don't know what. I am using TeXShop on a MacBook Pro running OS ...
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How do I remove the number in the end of a reference? [closed]

How do I remove the page number in which a reference was cited using bibtex and natbib? My references look like: Alfred Renyi. On a new axiomatic theory of probability. Acta Mathematica Hungarica, ...
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Can I have a reference with spacing using bibtex? Like \cite{Author Year}

Can I have a bibtex entry with space in its key reference? Like below: @article{Author 2000, title={Boring book}, author={Boring Guy}, journal={Boring Subject}, year={2000}, ...
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How to add backref citation page-number in the bibliography? natbib package and abbrvnat style

\usepackage[square, numbers, comma, sort&compress]{natbib} \hypersetup{citecolor=red} \hypersetup{urlcolor=red, colorlinks=true} \label{References} \renewcommand{\bibname}{References} ...
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Different style/color for some specific references using Bibtex

I need to differentiate some specific references from the others, for both the text and the reference list at the end of the document. Let say I want the "regular" ones in blue and the specific (i.e. ...
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What are good sites to find citations in BibTex format?

When working with Bibtex, manually transferring the citation information for articles, prooceedings, books, etc. can be a tedious work. Some web sites provide citations in Bibtex format. What are your ...
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Could anyone else use an expanded bibtexbrowser? [closed]

I don't know if you're familiar with bibtexbrowser (demo), but it's a really cool idea: a PHP script which creates publication lists from BibTeX files. Here's the problem: bibtexbrowser does not ...
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How to show URLs in a bibliography as (hyperlinked) stubs?

\label{References} \renewcommand{\bibname}{References} \lhead{\emph{References}} \bibliographystyle{abbrvnat} \bibliography{Bibliography} I want to have all urls in my references list to be ...
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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 don't show complete. \documentclass[jou,apacite]{apa6} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Know which entry of bib file has not been used

Is there a way of knowing if I left out any bibliography entry in a specific tex file from an specific bib file? I am doing a kind of a literature review and every day I write a bit I find several ...
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bibtex url without author lncs starts with :

@misc{abcd, title = {{The abcd Project}}, howpublished = "\url{http://abcd.org/}", note = "[Online; accessed 21-January-2015]" } in lncs format, the reference comes out as (if this is ...
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Different bibtex tags content enclosing and string concatenation

I had noticed strange (in my opinion) behaviour of string concatenation in bibtex entry. I tested three different examples: @string{abc={ABC}} @string{def={DEF}} @string{abc="{ABC}"} ...
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Bibtex wrong pages position

test.bib : @book{PProof, author = {Garey Michael, Johnson David}, title = {Computers and Intractability; A Guide to the Theory of NP-Completeness}, year = {1979}, publisher = {W ...
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Two Consecutive Bibtex entries with same authornames

I am using the IEEETran document class along with bib style. I have two consecutive bibtex entries with same authors, although different article titles and different journals. When I cite them, they ...
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using .bib file with lncs format but references not appearing in pdf

I have a latex file in lncs format named say 'paper.latex'. \documentclass[runningheads]{llncs} . . . \begin{document} . . . \bibliography{paper} \end{document} I have a separate ...
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Separate bibliography for articles: adendum - entries with capital letter gives an error (biblatex)

This is question is actually a question to an answer from here, but since my rep is too low, I have no other option than to ask it like this. The question from that link goes like this: I have a ...
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Why does't bibliography show up in my tex document?

I try to include bibliography in my tex file, seemingly do everything according to the instructions but it doesn't show up. I use bibdesk. Included all possible packages. Here is the tex code. ...
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How to deal with/escape whitespace in file path for bibtex?

I am passing a file path to bibtex via the command \bibliography{/Users/MyName/Dropbox/Bibliography Both/bibo} However, with that whitespace in place (that one's silly just for demo purposes), ...
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bibtex error: Not writing to book.blg (openout_any = p), MacTeX-2014

I am using a Mac, OS X 10.10.1, TeXLive, all packages up-to-date. MacTeX-2014 Distribution. The document is based on the moderncv package and uses multibib. I can run LaTeX on the file, and it ...
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Jabref can use bibdesk filepointers?

I am wondering whether there is a way to use BibDesk's filepointers? It has been suggested here that JabRef might not see anything that is specific to BibDesk: Will JabRef affect my BibDesk BibTeX ...
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Chemical compound names in the “Reference”

I am using EasyThesis template to write my thesis. I use bibtex to look after my entries in "References" section. There is one entry in the reference like : @Article{sakya1994lyotropic, Title ...
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Wrong style of citation using misc entry in bibtex

I'm using BibTeX to cite the references in my LaTeX file. I have one entry (citing an url using the entrytype @misc). The default style is the author-year mode using the apalike style. This is the ...
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include numbering for reference list Ecology Letters: bst file output.bibitem modification

Would anyone know how I could add numbering to the reference list? Ecology letters changed their style recently, and there does not seem to be a correct bst file around. I have Begon, M., ...
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“Unbold” url in bibliography via .bst file

after creating an own .bst file via makebst I'd like to change the formatting of the url shown in the bibliography. Atm the URL is bold, I'd like to have it not bold, just standard. The particular ...
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LaTeX-BibTeX : do not display shortened references in References section [closed]

I try to compile a paper written in LaTeX, following the ACL guideline (see here at the bottom of the page: http://acl2015.org/call_for_papers.html). I use my own biblio.bib file and I include it in ...
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How to indent bibliography items using a bibtex bibliography?

I have seen an excellent answer for adding an indent to the bibliography here Indent second line of a bibliography and wish to replicate that for my example using bibtex rather than putting the ...
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Remove square brackets from bibliography list [duplicate]

I have seen that BibLaTeX bibliography without square brackets provides an answer to how to remove square brackets in this example. However, I do not know from that answer where those adjustments can ...
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How to cite this in revtex4-1?

I have trouble to achieve the following citation style: Tam, K. C. , M. L. Farmer , R. D. Jenkins , and D. R. Bassett It's not standard APA or MLA styles.
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How do I turn on and off a bibliography?

I have a CV that I created using the moderncv package. I am trying to make it modular to make it easier to customize for specific job applications. For some job listings, a CV is more appropriate, in ...
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RevTex 4-1 Cannot use footnotes?

If I use \footnote{text} anywhere in a revtex document (4-1), the document will refuse to compile on an undefined argument error and cannot be made to compile even if you comment the footnote without ...
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Sorting bibliography in chronological order [natbib]

NOT using biblatex, I want my bibliography sorted in chronological order. Why do I want that? Mainly because I think that way the bibliography not only serve as a "repository" for the references, but ...
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ModernCV without Publications

i got the following latex document wich uses moderncv: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,sans]{moderncv} \moderncvstyle{casual} \usepackage[scale=0.75]{geometry} ...
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bibtex-style “angewandte” and double citations

I would like to use double citations with the BibTeX style angewandte (chemie). In the readme file this is explained: For double citations in the style of Angewandte Chemie (German of ...