{bibtex} is specifically about Oren Patashnik's BibTeX program, its .bst style file and .bib database file formats, and use of these in creating documents. For general questions about bibliographies and citations, use {bibliographies} instead.

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latex .bst style

I am trying to submit to Journal of Labour Economics and they give a link with bibliography style, but they don't say what style it is. I am having trouble finding a .bst file that replicates their ...
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Bibliography in LNCS doesn't work as expected

I'm using the Lecture Note in Computer Science (LNCS) LaTeX template, and I'm in trouble with their bibliography system. I'm referencing a Book, but it doesn't show the information of the bib, it ...
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Insert # in bibtex entry? [duplicate]

How do i insert a # in a bibtex entry.. seem to be impossible it doesn't recognize the \# or # as simple hashtag.. @ONLINE {DMA, title = "AR# 57550 - Example Designs - Designing with the AXI DMA ...
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BiBTeX style with hyperlinks and [key] citations

I'm looking for a bibliography style with the following constraints: Must generate a link if the url key is provided in the bibliography. (I can't change the .bib file.) Other than that I have no ...
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compiling problem with MikTeX

I installed MikTeX 2.9a few days ago, and now I don't succeed to convert to PDF most of my documents. I don't think that there is a problem with documents themselves, since I compiled them previously, ...
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How by citing same bib entry to generate a new reference identifier with a twist

I am preparing an article for a journal that currently does not have a LaTeX template, but all of my material is in LaTeX. It has a somewhat special reference citation guide I have not seen yet, so ...
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White spaces in URL

I am having a white space in URL. I am using BibTeX for references. In the beginning, I had two URLs (number 3 and 5, see image below) with white spaces. After searching, I came across the suggestion ...
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Placing specific reference after all others

I am writing a paper in which one specific reference must be placed after all others in the bibliography section. E.g. all anonymous citations (author="Anonymous") must be placed in the end of the ...
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How to change a .bst for references sorted in order of appearance

I've been struggling trying to format my references for a paper which needs to follow the LNCS guidelines. They use to provide a .bst file which formats the references exactly as they require, but the ...
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How to make bibliography(bibtex) and enumerate indentation the same?

Is there a way in the following MWE to have the indentation in the bibliography to be the same as that in enumerate? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[latin9]{inputenc} \usepackage[british]{babel} ...
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how to cite several enteries in tufte-book

I am using tufte-book for my document and I am trying to cite several entries in one \cite command but what I get is only one number for all the citations and also the citations are listed one after ...
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How to add parenthesis around on series field in incollection type of references in BST File

I am very new to BST file editing. Any one could please try to give a solution on this one. BST Coding: FUNCTION {format.series} { series empty$ { "" } { this.to.prev.status ...
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Command line tool to extract .bib entry by key?

I'd like a tool that, when given a .bib file and a key from that file as inputs, outputs a plain text rendition of the full entry. For example: bib.bib @Article{tversky83, author = {Amos Tversky ...
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Embolden multiple author names in BibTeX controlled by list in .tex file

I would like to embolden certain author names in a BibTeX reference section. The list of highlighted authors should be controlled from the .tex source file. This solution shows how to do this for a ...
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What are reasons to use BibTeX instead of Biblatex?

Given the rich set of features that Biblatex offers over BibTeX et al., one has to wonder why the latter is being used at all. Legacy code aside (which seems to be easy enough to adapt, anyway) the ...
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random numbering of bibliography [on hold]

Due to some reason, the bibliography is randomly numbered rather than being numbered according to the order in which it is referenced in my latex document. How can I fix it? I have the following lines ...
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How to update BibLatex and biber manually on Windows?

How can I update my bibLatex and biber on my Windows 7. I currently have biber 2.3 and biblatex 3.0 I have a file called "thesis.tex" and a reference file called "ThesisRef.bib" I am using the ...
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Organize list of publications according to type of article

With the tufte-book template (which uses natbib), I'd like to include at the end of the document a list of my publications, organized by type: I'd like to have a section for conference papers and one ...
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citing from zotero for workflow in emacs/AUCTex

I am trying to develop a workflow as I begin writing my dissertation (in the social sciences). I am using emcas as my LaTeX editor, Zotero as my citation manager, and Linux Mint as OS. I had a ...
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Handle .bib in subfiles

I have a problem very similar to the question being asked in Bibliographies when using subfiles . My .bib is references in main.tex. When compiling main, everything works like a charm. Working on the ...
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How can I fix my bibliography with LaTeX?

Hello I am newbie with Latex and I couldn't compile my bibliography.tex when I comment it the pfd work well but when I uncomment it. the PDF doesn't appear and I couldn't resolve it I tried a lot ...
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Highlight a specific author name in bibliography using babelbib

I want to highlight (more precisely make bold) a specific author name in bibliography using bibtex. There are several answers to this question, like this, this, this, this or this one. However, I'm ...
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How to cite an article from Arxiv using bibtex

This is a question about how to use bibtex to cite a preprint from Arxiv. Suppose I have: @ARTICLE{BM:1999, AUTHOR = {First, Author AND Second, Author}, TITLE = {The title of this article}, ...
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How to collaborate with those who work in Word?

I write my papers in LaTeX and always reference the same, giant .bib file for citations (natbib+bibtex or biblatex, depending on journal or document requirements). If this is your mode of operation, ...
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How to define a shortcut for a set of keys in bibtex?

I am not sure what is the right terminology here, so let me explain by means of an example. Suppose I have bib file containing four papers (actual number is larger, but I want to a small MWE): ...
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Texmaker 4.4.1 - shows for references [?]

I ported my thesis project from overleaf to texmaker. I am working with basic-miktex-2.9.5105 and Texmaker 4.4.1 for Windows. After installing all the packages and it compiled correctly. However, for ...
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BibTex: Replacing repeated authors in a list of authors with em-dashes

I'm using a .bst file provided by my discipline (ametsoc2014.bst) to create my references section using BibTex. However, this file really is incomplete according to their suggested specifications. In ...
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BibTeX: unwanted period after middle name [closed]

In my bibliography, I'm getting an extra period after authors with abbreviated middle names: Thaler, Richard H.. (1988) “Anomalies: The Ultimatum Game.” Journal of Economic Perspectives 2(4), ...
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Bibtex entries with last names first and year after authors

I know that this question has already been asked and I tried to use the answer of this question Biblatex entries with last names first and year after authors but is not working :( my code is: ...
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Bibliography - a comma separating author(s) from titles

I am compiling a bibliography in a book by means of bibtex using plain.bst style (or rather its Polish version plplain.bst). Using answers to other questions on similar problems, I have modified ...
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Using APA style referencing in elsarticle class document?

Ive just had my paper sent back to me by the editor of a journal I submitted to and was instructed to change the referencing system of my paper to APA ver. 6 style. Text: Citations in the text ...
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References and citation call-outs are not printed

I am writing an article. MWE is given below. \documentclass[a4paper,times,12pt,ifthen]{article} \usepackage{enumerate} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{epsfig} \usepackage{epstopdf} ...
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On modifying a bibliography style (bst) file

I have recently written a survey article for some journal. The problem is that they have not given their bibliography style file. However they have given in their preferred format for the ...
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Lyx, referencing and classic thesis

I have some issues with referencing in LyX and the classicthesis template. Ive built my .bib file with Mendeley. Referencing with the example bibliography works properly, however, when I load my own ...
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Bibliography get print with lines

I am using simple package \bibliographystyle{plain}. However, the bibliography get printed with lines as seen in the image. My code is below \cleardoublepage \pagenumbering{arabic} ...
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How to generate a bibliography website from BiBTeX [closed]

I have BiBTeX files and want to generate a bibliography website (for my research group) from the BiBTeX. Are there good tools for this?
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Convert .bbl file to .bib file

How can I convert a .bbl file to a .bib file. I lost my .bib file but I still have my .bbl file. Now , I need to add more references to my .bbl file according to a specific format which I need to ...
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Bibliography started from the second page

I am writing a paper using latex,the last part of the main file looks like this \include{Appendix} \bibliography{bibfile} \bibliographystyle{plain} In my bibfile only BibTeX cite list exits. My ...
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BibTex and Overleaf. Citations not working

I am trying to add a bibliography to my Overleaf latex document and for that I am using BibTex. I downloaded a .bib file from Zotero which automatically generates them for you and imported it into my ...
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Modifying RSC bst file

I'm using the RSC's (Royal Society of Chemistry) bst file to write my thesis. You can find this file here. But I would like to tweak it just a bit, to add for example the DOI at the end of each ...
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\usepackage[sorting=none]{biblatex} code complie anymore [duplicate]

I am very newbie to the latex word. I am using a template i received from a friend. Write my whole thesis on this document and finished like a minute ago. I realized my references were not in ...
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Full citations of bibtex items despite crossref?

De Gruyter wants me to put the full bibliographic information into the reference list, that is, I shall not use cross-referencing. However I have the bibtex entries with crossref information and do ...
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problems with Bibtex/Texify after updates

After my last update, I cannot compile my PhD Thesis any longer (that has worked for years w/o problems. This is the message that I get at texify.log 2016-01-16 22:38:06,452+0100 FATAL texify - ...
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Downloading the full texts for the whole database in JabRef V3.3

Here is my question. Using JabRef v3.3, I can easily search the scientific papaer on the internet in save it into bibtex database. But when I try to download the full text for the whole ...
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create bibliography in the order as the input in bibtex using elsarticle

I am trying to put my article in the revised version using "elsarticle.cls", format "number" and bibtex as required by the journal. My question is that the bibliography is created in the order of ...
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Citing a URL in MNRAS style (mn2e)

I am using natbib with the mn2e bibliography style (for papers submitted to MNRAS astronomical journal). They provide a Latex template and style guide but in their style guide it specifies that ...
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Unsuccessful attempts at sorting the bibliography alphabetically [natbib,plainnat,citep]

After consulting lots of posts here at tex exchange and other resources, I still can't figure out the problem. Everything looks fine, still alphabetical sorting in working for me. This is the last ...
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What tools can (automatically) retrieve BibTeX formatted references from MathSciNet?

There are a few tools that will automatically retrieve BibTeX-formatted references from MathSciNet. BibDesk is offered with TeXShop, but only works on a Mac. Are there similar tools that work for ...
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Create list of references at the end of each chapter with BibTeX

What I want is that at the end of each chapter it should automatically generate a list of references. Is that possible? and how? (I want to use BibTeX.) Thanks for your help. Update: I've added ...
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Page number of bibliography in table of contents is above or below correct value

In my latex document which uses the report documentclass and hyperref package, I have the following code before the end of the document: \bibliographystyle{plain} ...