{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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Cite dataset with bibtex using Mendeley

The question was already asked (here and here) but I was not able to find a proper answer: How can I cite a dataset with bibtex? I'm using Zenodo as a place to put my data, and I have a DOI. So I ...
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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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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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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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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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how to add month for apa6 style in bibtex @inproceedings entry

I'm building my CV in latex and I need to add conference presentations in apa6 style. The only problem is that the output does not include the (year, month) format, which is required for the apa6 ...
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Modify abbrvnat bibliography style so that last name comes first in typeset entries

I use \bibliographystyle{abbrvnat} as bibliography style in LaTeX \documentclass{book}. All is fine except that I would like the bibliography to sort alphabetically the last name of the author, ...
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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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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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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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Reverse numbering of bibitems — moderncv and plainnat

I want to number bibliography items in the reverse order -- with moderncv and plainnat bibliography style. Reference: Enrico's answer at: Bibtex reverse numbering I tried with Enrico's code, but ...
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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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Bibliography not changing according to style

I am having trouble formatting my bibliography to the ASA style. I would like to use the bibliography style asa.bst. I saved this .bst file within the same folder as my .tex file but do not see ...
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BibTeX loses capitals when creating .bbl file

Titles of articles I'm about to cite contain uppercase letters and when using BibTeX it converts them in lowercase ones. This happens only in title and only first letter conserves it's case. For ...
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References are not updating - bibtex and texpad

I am new to latex and my references are not updating. Texpad doesn't generate any bbl files either. Why aren't my references updating even when I choose bibtex typesetting?
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Color for one entry of the bibliography [on hold]

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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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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Creating .bib file containing only the cited references of a bigger .bib file

Normally, LaTeX will only create references for the BibTeX entries cited in the text. Is there a way of extracting these entries into a different .bib file automatically? For example if I have a .bib ...
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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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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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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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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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BibTex \nocite{*} command but with listing full author's names [on hold]

I am trying to get BibTex to print the full names of the author(s) in my bibliography even if I did not reference it anywhere, I found that I can use \nocite{*} to get BibTeX to print the whole ...
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Bibtex for Mathematica [closed]

Is there any way to cite Mathematica in LaTeX by using bibliography? I went to this page: http://support.wolfram.com/kb/472 However it does not show the method of exporting to BibTeX. Wonder if ...
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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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Bibliographical note with text appearing before the reference

I am trying to figure out how to have a bit of text in the bibliography before some entries. If a normal bibliographical entry is something like [25] Ash, Culotta, Fahrenkamp-Uppenbrink, ...
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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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When citing a paper on arXiv, how important is the category? [migrated]

The arXiv documentation says that we should reference arXiv documents using references of the form: arXiv:YYMM.NNNNv# [category] e.g.: arXiv:0706.1234v1 [math.FA] However, most papers that I am ...
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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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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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Tool for generating a website's BibTex using the URL?

Is there an existing tool for generating BibTeX of a website using its URL? What I'm thinking is something like a web tool or a Python script that does this.
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BibTeX cannot find .bib file

I am using TeXworks version 0.4.5 with MiKTeX 2.9 64-bit on Windows 7. When I try to typeset the code \documentclass{amsart} \begin{document} Blah blah \cite{grimm} \bibliographystyle{plain} ...
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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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Ignore specific URL fields in biber?

I am using Biber for my literature. Usually the URL should be printed out but some entries have "ugly" URLs like "http://dx.doi.org/..." etc. Is it possible to not print the URL if the URL field ...
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Is there an (easy) way to create or personalize .bst files?

When you prepare an article for a journal (in my case, Quantum Information and Computation, Rinton Press), often they ask you to use some format for your references; in my case, the following: [1] ...
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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 ...