{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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How to set bibliography in Elsevier CRC journal article

I am writing a paper for an Elsevier journal first time and don't know how to start and manage the bibliography in elsarticle and ecrc. Please help and guide me to that how to start bibliography. ...
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incluing the bibtex file as include section

I created a main files that includes different sections like the following: \documentclass[conference]{ieeeconf} \IEEEoverridecommandlockouts \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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Latex Bibliography style and citation callout style

I'm currently busy writing my masters thesis with latex and I need a certain citation style. Therefore, I used an already existing default bibliography style provided by my university. However, the ...
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How to write properly multiple authors in bibtex file?

I use Jabref to store all articles i need and bibtex4word add-on (in MS Word) to maintain the reference list. So, i would like to know hot to fill properly the "author" field in Jabref with multiple ...
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Removing [Author Year] Tags from Reference List using ACM Journal Style

How can I remove the tags before each bibliographic entry in the list (and also remove the paragraph indentation if possible? Also, is the version without the [Author Year] a valid ACM bibliography ...
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How to modify bst to abbreviate to et. al. after n authors

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 alter .bst file to suit journal requirements

I am trying to format my references to suit the journals' (Journal of Physical Chemistry B) requirements. Their LaTeX template is not correct (frustrating!) I have used the "latex makebst" command ...
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Sorting references alphabetically

I am trying to use a modified (German) bibstyle from the American Economic Review (The original version can be downloaded from http://mirrors.ctan.org/biblio/bibtex/contrib/economic/aer.bst. I have ...
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Bibtex Won't Show the Author

My code goes like this: \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{report} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[margin=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{titlesec} ...
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how to install/use biblatex

I recently decided to change from natbib to biblatex, however I'm having some trouble using biblatex. My bare bones document looks like this: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} ...
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Is there a more recent bibliography style file (.bst) for PNAS?

As per the PNAS author guidelines: References should be cited in numerical order as they appear in text. Because tables and figures will be inserted in the text where first cited, references in ...
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Are there any command for producing the BibTeX logo?

we all know \TeX produces the TeX logo and \LaTeX produces the LaTeX logo. But there seems no command like \BibTeX for producing the BibTeX logo, while Wikipedia adopts a complicated workaround: ...
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Getting the BibTeX logo, analogously to \LaTeX [duplicate]

I can't find the analogue of the \LaTeX command that produces the BibTeX logo:
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.BBL without journaltitle

I look for the answer but can't find it... I am using TexMaker and Zotero for my bibliography. When I am using bibtex, the .bbl file contain just the name, the title and the references. The is no ...
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Sorting by author last name

I am using document class article, and using the following to refer to references: \bibliographystyle{plain} \bibliography{MyRef} An example of the article entry is like this: @ARTICLE{KG:2001, ...
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References in IEEEtran?

I've downloaded the official IEEE LaTeX template but am having some trouble adding references in bibtex format. For instance if I wanted to cite and reference this article, given as: ...
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How to modify apalike.bst to sort references chronologically?

I want to sort chronologically a list of references using the apalike.bst style, since this order seems more natural for showing in a CV. I tried to follow the approach outlined in ...
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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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BibTeX article entries and their common journal

I want to cite multiple articles from the same journal issue. So I thought that having one BibTeX entry for the journal issue and then cross-referencing it from each article's entry would be the ...
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Bibtex source in JabRef

I am using JabRef to manage my bibliography. I also edited it to have extra table entries in the such as SpecialRemarks . However, I don't want these to appear in my bibtex source. So, my bibtex ...
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Modify Alpha bib style

I'm working with Latex for the first time, so I don't quite understand the syntax of the bibliography styels. For my thesis I need the citation to be 4 letters of author name/names and 2 numbers for ...
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Using bibtex from Org mode: .bbl and .aux files are incorrectly generated

I've searched this site as well as other resources, and I understand it that this is a common problem, however, no single place can explain what exactly are the steps for debugging or troubleshooting. ...
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Dot instead of bibentry

I'm having some trouble with BibTeX, in particular with this bib entry: @Proceedings{un9, title = {\donothing{i}}{Disarmament, demobilization and reintegration - Report of the Secretary-General}, ...
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How to make the author and year show when citing a source

I am trying to cite a source in my file. I want it to come out as "(see Author et al. (Year) for a discussion)". I already have the natbib package in use, and I set my \bibliographystyle to ...
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Referencing (not Bibliography) in Harvard Style using Write Latex

I am relatively new to Latex and I am trying to write my first project thesis. I am using WriteLatex, which is an online Latex environment. I was successful in obtaining the references from many ...
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Mimic \parencites using bibtex

I need to have two references within parenthesis separated by some text (see \citep for multiple references separated by text) so it should look like: (this is the first source Smith 2000; and ...
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Multibib in TeXclipse

I am using TeXlipse 1.5.0 on miktex 2.9 on Windows 7, and I try to use the package multibib to create multiple bibliographies. I however can't seem to get TeXlipse to run bibtex on multiple ...
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BibTeX non-hierarchical keywords (tagging) for classification

BibTeX entries exported from online databases such as IEEExplore have keyword fields containing information that was decided by the authors or editors. However, I want to define my own ...
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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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Using aer.bst, removing dashed duplicate authors

I am using aer.bst for my bibtex bibliography in LyX 2.1 and I am trying to print recurrent author names instead of using a dash. All the previous Tex.stackexchange.com advice on removing the dashing ...
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Problem referencing a survey report type of document

I have an issue referencing a document in LaTeX. The correct reference would be: Harvest Choice, 2006. "Tanzania National Sample Census of Agriculture 2002/2003: Small Holder Agriculture, Volume ...
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Bibtex - bibliography not working

I really don't understand it, tested everything. Hope somebody can help me! My issue: I am trying to create a bibliography at the end of a document. I tried it with a small test file: ...
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BibTeX - escape @ sign

How can I escape an 'at sign' (@) is BibTeX? I'm trying to cite a paper with "SETI@Home" in the title, and BibTeX complains. I tried \@ or @@ but neither seem to work.
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LaTeX/BibTex not arranging citations by order of appearance

I am having an issue with LaTex/Bibtex presenting my citations in order of appearance. I know there a plenty of questions on this and I have read some of them, but the solutions posted don't seem to ...
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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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Natbib Chronological Parenthetical Citations

I'm using the natbib package along with the chicago bibliography style, however when creating a parenthetical citation in-text, the citations are ordered alphabetically instead of chronologically. Is ...
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Natbib numbers order

I'm having some trouble with BibTeX. The code below makes references in author-year order, but for references with same author and year order is arbitrary. Any solution? Thanks :D ...
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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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Annotated bibliography in html with BiBTeX?

I am looking to create an annotated bibliography as a basic html page similar to this but with hyperlinks to each publication using its DOI or URL field. Is there any existing script to generate ...
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apacitex bibliography stile does not show citations properly

I'm trying to use apacite to manage my references style. I'm satisfied with the style of the bibliography, but not the citations. They appear as a number between square brackets, which is not, by any ...
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Lost when trying to use bibtex in Mactex

i think my probelm is probably pretty easy to solve. I have done research on the web on how to do it but never really been able to follow through. I have mactex and endnote running on MacOS 10.9.4 I ...
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Is there a current bibtex file for CSE citation style?

The journal article should look like this: Pensole G, Gissi C, Lanave C, Saccone C. 1995. Glutamine synthetase gene evolution in bacteria. Mol Biol Evol. 12:189-197 Longer journal titles ...
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Problem with too verbose generated citations

In the following MWE, bibtex generates different output for \citep{}, depending on which citations are used and which are not. I assume that the problem is related to breaking ambiguity since the two ...
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Citing multiple chapters in the same book under the same reference number

I'm using bibtex and [super,comma,numbers,square]natbib to manage my bibliography at the moment. I've got a single book from which I'd like to cite multiple shorter passages, but I'd prefer to not ...
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bib entry for open source project

I tried to use any of the available bib entries for adding open-source projects to my CV, but none of them are of my liking. Is there a way to add this functionality to bibtex? I would be interested ...
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Which publication type for forthcoming papers in BibTeX?

I need to cite a forthcoming paper (paper that is accepted, but still not published, I guess?). However when I use the unpublished or proceedings publication type I don't get the result I want. Some ...
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How to add the exact page numbers cited for books in the references list/bibliography, not in the text?

I am wondering if there is a package or an option in LyX that adds the page number to the references list. I don't want to generate a separate bibtex entry for each page cited of the same reference. ...
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References spilling out of margin in bibliography

I have a search for this problem but all I could find was the case of reference citations in document spilling over, not the bibliography. Quite simple problem I hope... In my bibliography some of ...
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Error from IJCA journal Referencing

please am writing a conference paper for IJCA. But I notice i can reference successfully using BibTeX, am getting some errors. And the line of bibliography isn't coming. Please can any body help with ...
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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, ...