{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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How to cite a title with natbib?

I have searched far and wide after a solution, but haven't found one that works. The most prominent ones looks like: \citetitle and \citeeditor using the natbib & hyperref packages and ...
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Different bibliographies for each chapter with shared references

I tried to go through already posted solutions but I was not able to find one working for my case. I am compiling a ph.d. thesis with one main file, by including chapters. The format is the following ...
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Problem in bibtex when using authordate1 bibliography style

I need to use the authordate1 style in my thesis. When I compile, it always shows a lot of errors from bibtex. My bibtex file is: @Book{ Card:1983:PHI:578027, author = "Stuart K. Card and Allen ...
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LaTeX/BibTeX do not like a certain URL

I have a Bibtex entry that contains a URL that latex does not like: http://www-nlpir.nist.gov/projects/duc/duc2007/assessor.update_summarization.instructions.pdf I get this error: Missing $ ...
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vim-LaTeX does not construct correct argument for bibtex

My pdf compile rule is pdflatex -interaction=nonstopmode $* & bibtex $* & pdflatex -interaction=nonstopmode $* Everything works fine except for the bibtex call. The reason is that "$*" is ...
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Is there any way to preview a bibliography inline?

Take a look at the article at this link: you will notice that mousing over hyperlinked citations generates a popup that previews the bibliographic entry corresponding to that citation. Is there a way ...
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Compatibility Mac and Windows? Bibtex problem [on hold]

Yesterday, i fixed the problem (thanks to you) that i got for my bibtex library using achemso package. I tranferred my tex file from my Mac (using texmaker/Jabref/Texlive i guess) to my PC (using ...
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Error with chapterbib

I'm trying to make a chapter by chapter bibliography. I used chapterbib package, using rsc bibliography style. The problem is that it won't compile at the end. Here's part of the preamble i use ...
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How do I reference LaTeX help in my bibliography?

Basically I'm trying to reference properly for my dissertation, and I wondered if there's a manual somewhere I can quote - I can't find one.
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BibTeX and beamer

I'm working on a presentation that will be given to a very small group of people (3-5 people) that has a lot of citations (100-200), any one of which could be interesting to the audience at a given ...
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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 correctly typeset an author's two-word last name in BibTeX?

Using BibTeX, I would like to cite a paper by an author whose last name has two words. The reason why this is an issue is that if I just write Jan A. Van Mieghem in the author field of the .bib file, ...
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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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Use of .bib JabRef Reference from TeXstudio

Jabref generates a .bib reference file. How can I use this in the TeXstudio?
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Equal contribution (co-first authors) in BibTeX

Is there a standard way of indicating co-first authorships in a BibTeX entry? Equal-contribution is usually indicated by * (or some other symbol) next to the author names in the paper, but it is a ...
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Problems with bst file, model5-names.bst. My references do not show the issue number (volume number)

In my references I need to write: Liberman, M. C. 1978. Auditory nerve response from cats raised in a low noise chamber. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 63(2), 442-455. ...
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Multiple references with the same author replaced with dashes when using the Siam citation style

When using the siam bibliography style, if any two references contain the same author field, then the author field in the output is replaced with dashes (-----). I can see by looking through other ...
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Bibtex truncates arXiv numbers

There seems to be some trouble where bibtex truncates 9 digit arXiv numbers to 8 digits on both preprint references and links. This generates the wrong reference number in addition to the wrong ...
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Biblatex induced headache: Bibliography bst style not found

I'm new to LaTeX and have been trying to get my document to use a specified .bst bibliography style file, but to no avail. I downloaded my preferred .bst file (amnat.bst) from here into the same ...
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Is it possible to get unsrt + abbrv bibliography?

Is there a ready made BibTeX bibliography style file that both: (1) prints author names abbreviated (like abbrv) in the references section and (2) sorts references numerically in citation order (like ...
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Using natbib and plainnat - no year appears to some references and also et al. not in Italics

I use natbib and plainnat for bibliography, I use \citep. The reference appears with et al. that is not italics – how do I change that? Some references just appear with no year. How to fix that? ...
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Kanjix.map needs to be downloaded from Documents [on hold]

I cannot texify a latex program because of corruption by a Windows update. I have kanjix map in my documents but do not how to transfer it to my Latex program. Is it possible to save my program from ...
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HyperRef links not working following submission to journal

When I compile the pdf myself using texmaker, everything works fine. The following issue only occurs in the preview of my submission generated by editorial manager. Essentially, my bibtex in-text ...
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Error with BiBTeX when compiling

I have some issues using BibTeX for my bibliography. LaTeX keeps having error about this undefined control sequence: ! Undefined control sequence.<write> ...
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How to disable hyphens in Lyx BibTex?

How do you prevent word-dividing hyphens in a Lyx BibTex bibliography?
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LyX and Jabref problem

I am using LyX 2.0.6 and Jabref 2.9. I am trying to incorporate my bibliography in Jabref into Lyx, however I get the following error message in JabRef: Verify that LyX is running and that the the ...
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Author's full first name with citation-in-text (citet{} directives)

Is there some variant or option for \citet{} directive that will give me the author's full first name? But only when I need it? In similar questions people have suggested editing the author field in ...
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No dash between page range in natbib

The articles and books I reference to in my master's thesis are missing the "-" sign between the page numbers, so instead of "20-22" the result becomes "20 22" in the PDF-file. I use a bibtex database ...
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“I found no \citation commands while reading myFile.aux”

I'm trying to compile myFile.tex, a program which draws on bibtex and biber \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage[style=authoryear,backend=biber]{biblatex} ...
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Best way to cite CVE (bibtex)

My question is barely simple and due to the fact that I didn't found out any information about that on the web : What is the best way to cite CVE (site) entries in latex with Bibtex? Are they any ...
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Change of ieeetr bibiliography style to surname first doesn't work

I am using ieeetr bibliography style and I am trying to change it to last name first. I have tried to follow the answer given in another similar question (Change ieetr bibliography style to last name ...
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No bibtex style file for clickable links without displaying the url explicitly?

Having the same problem as bibtex - how to have a web link without the url (ideally to have a link on the number), I am wondering: Is there really no freely accessible bibtex style (so as I do not ...
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BibTex: Easy way to drop article titles from references?

I would like to generate a bibliography for a grant application with a minimal structure. Ideally, something like science.bst i.e. omitting the article title. A. N. Clarkson, B. S. Huang, S. E. ...
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Unable to use utf8 with the LyX ClassicThesis version 4.1

This is a question about using UTF-8 symbols (e.g. å, Ä, Ö) in the LyX version of ClassicThesis. Using such symbols in the main document lyx files work without any changes at all to the ClassicThesis ...
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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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apacite error - The style file: apacite.bst Database file #1: … is a string literal, not a function

I am trying to use the apacite package for referencing however I am having some problems getting it to work. I am using Ubuntu and the Tex Live distribution so I installed the texlive-bibtex-extra ...
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Natbib: Multiple citations with page numbers in one bracket

I'm using natbib with bibliography style "apalike". I can cite two different papers in one bracket; for instance \citep{adams03,collier09} gives me (Adams and Fournier, 2003; Collier et al., 1990). ...
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UTF8 and BibTeX problems

I laid last hands on my project. I added some sources. But than everything just blew up. Hopefully you can help me! Here are the error(s): ! Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:̈ not set up for ...
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Where can I get additional bibliographic information for a given entry?

I am writing for a conference, and in their sample TeX file, they use the reference like: @article{kaye:puc, year = 2014, issn = {1617-4909}, journal = {Personal and ...
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Timed out compile unless I delete bibliography

I have a document that won't compile unless I delete the bibliography. All of the subfiles compile individually (but they don't refer to the bibliography file). It was working fine for weeks, and all ...
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Using bibtex, how to combine two references such that they are mentioned as one in the bibliography

Instead of [1] reference 1 [2] reference 2 How can I have [1] reference 1; reference 2 ?
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Where can we find a list of all available bibtex entries (and the available fields for each of them)?

Would be very useful if we have a list of all avaiable bibtext entries with all possible fields for each of them. Something like this one: @book{alias, author = "Complete Author Name", title ...
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bibtex issue — get errors in Overleaf

I'm trying to reference a .bib file but I'm getting this error in Overleaf. Any ideas on what to do? I'm pretty sure I'm using the correct commands. \bibliographystyle{plain} ...
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How can I have URLs wrapped in angle brackets in bibliographies

How can I create a BibTeX entry for a URL that generates, e.g., some author, 2015, URL:<http://foo.com> My problem is that using "Misc" or "Other" do not generate the angle brackets (around ...
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Change ieetr bibliography style to last name first

I'm using the ieeetr bibliography style for my references and I'm getting initials then last name, how would I change this to last name first? Here is what it looks like at the moment: [1] X. ...
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Is there a Bib entry type that combinds Online and Book?

Often I'd like to cite an electronic version of a book. It will be by a scientific publisher, and have all the publisher, editor, etc. information, but has a URL and an accessed-on date instead of a ...
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How to add 'title' in references using bibtex? [duplicate]

Its customary not to use title of the research article in Physics Journals refernces. I am currently writing a report where I need to add title of the articles. I do not want to use 'bibitem' to ...
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not able to add new citations [closed]

So I have been using TexStudio for a few months and I have written a paper with it. However I have a problem. Each time I want to add a new citation I get (?) on the paper and citation 'xyz' on page x ...
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Seeking bibliography style similar to abbrv which supports URLs

Which \bibliographystyle can I use which will produce output similar to abbrv but recognize newer fields such as editor in an @ONLINE entry and url in any type of entry? I am making use the url ...
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Citations broken after clearing auxiliary files

I am writing a thesis and I had all of the citations working correctly. However, as I was half way through a new chapter some of the new citations that I was adding showed up as missing citations e.g. ...