{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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Can not load biblatex with options

it seems that I cannot load the biblatex package with initial options: \usepackage[ style=alphabetic, backend=biber, date=long, dateabbrev=true ]{biblatex} this gives me the following errors in the ...
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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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\bibliography causes error in Latex

i have created my references using jabref and saved them in a file named refs.bib and I used the following commaned to refer to my references which are saved in the refs.beb \bibliography{ {L:\..\..\....
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Shuffling the first name and surname of authors in latex

I want to have my references as first and middle name initials and, surname. Instead, I am getting the opposite. My bibtex (.bib) library is ref and .bst is model4-names provided by Elsevier. is The ...
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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 this.status....
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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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Sorting the references in alphabetically in chronological order according to authors last name

i have submitted a paper to Elsevier Journal (Information Sciences). The editor has told me to sort the entries (references) in alphabetical order according to authors last name. I searched a lot but ...
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Modifying apacite reference list

I'm trying to customise apacite reference list for a publication by 1). removing '&' before the last author in all instances (2 authors or more): Moeller, M. P., Hoover, B., Putnam, C., et ...
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Natbib — Undefined citations when uploading to arxiv

In uploading a document to arxiv, I'm met with the following error for every single citation: Package natbib Warning: Citation `citation name' on page 2 undefined on input line x When I compile the ...
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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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converting bibtex to bibitem: occurance of \newblock

I get a \newblock when I convert bibtex to bibitem using the method in BibTeX in LaTeX document my code: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \nocite{*} \bibliography{biblio} \bibliographystyle{...
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how to insert number in author's name in latex reference

The author's name is Beeuwkes R 3rd. The number 3 is not visible when I run the .tex file. Can anyone please help me with this? Thanks in advance
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How can I create bibliography in MLA format with BibTeX?

I know how to create a bibliography of the MLA style manually: \begin{thebibliography}{9} \bibitem{Poz} Pozrikidis, C. \emph{Boundary Integral And Singularity Methods For Linearized Viscous ...
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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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Can I force the References to be the last thing?

I work in a simple document which contains text then a figure. It happened that there is not enough space after the text to fit the figure in the first page. Latex placed the figure in page 2 and ...
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bibliography producing extra number at the end

When I compile my document, I get an extra number at the end. How can I get round to work on actually citation and remove the superfluous (1)? .bib @online{BLS, author = {Bureau of ...
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Reference list is not generated and Bibtex key appears in the pdf file

I am using TexMaker and Jabref to input my references, however on compilation the reference list doesn't appear and the bibTex keys are presented in the pdf file. I am working in a thesis template ...
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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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BibTeX: multiple institutions

I am citing a report published online jointly by two institutions, using BibTeX. I think the appropriate entry type should be techreport. Is there a standard way to input the institution names in the ....
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How to show ONLY Author and Title in footnotes when cited inline?

A followup to this question: Repeat the same reference in footnote on different pages @Audrey's solution works fine for my requirement. My question is: How to display only the Author and Title ...
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Beamer customizing \citeauthor

I am using Beamer for preparing presentation in Turkish. Frequently, I need the command \citeauthor. I have replaced "and" between the authors into Turkish ("ve") and "et al." too. However, I want to ...
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Sort a BibTeX entry based on second part of multi-word last name

I would like to have the author with the multi-word last name "De Marneffe" appear under "M" instead of "D" but still read it like this: De Marneffe M, ... 2006. The full entry is: @InProceedings{...
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Set correct path for BibTeX via Rubber

Setup I am using Rubber to compile my LaTeX document. In my root folder I have main.tex, mybib.bib (both coming from here) and Makefile. main.tex \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{cite} \...
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Bibliography Latex Bibtex [duplicate]

I am trying to write the bibliography, the code runs but the bibliography doesn't appear in the final .pdf. I get the warning: Empty bibliography \documentclass[11pt,twoside,a4paper]{article} \...
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Typesetting a style of bibliography used a lot in mathematics literature

In mathematics books and articles people tend to use the following formation for their citations: while In the body of the article you see something like this: "According to [B] and [Be] blah blah ...
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Im getting an Undefined Control Sequence with BibTex [closed]

I made this work again, the undefined control sequence with \begin was because my old file was somehow corrupted I think. I copied the main files and switched to biber. Now my setup is finally working ...
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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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Creating hanging indent in bibliography using bibtex and amsrefs

I am using BibTeX with the amsrefs package to create a bibliography. I need the bibliography entries to have a hanging indent, but have not found any way to do this. I found one example of how to do ...
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Bibtex generates runaway argument

When I try to run pdflatex I get the following error: Runaway argument? Latex Error: ./texfile.tex:22 File ended while scanning use of \emph . Latex Error: ./texfile.tex:24 LaTeX Error: \begin{...
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Bibtex “didn't find a database entry”

I'm having issues creating citations in my document. My text file states: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[round]{natbib} \begin{document} Their long-term aid \citet{Haggarty:01} \...
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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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Problem after transition BibTex to [BibLaTex,Biber]

I've been using TexMaker and MikTex under Windows10 for 3-4 months and I managed to convert the short .odt thesis I wanted to submit into a .tex file. For the bibliography, I used Jabref and BibTex. ...
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error in citing references

Please can someone help me figure why my Tex does not run whenever I try cite the references. Without reference citing, my whole Tex file will build(run). Here is the latex file \documentclass[...
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Italicize Book and conference titles and place titles of websites in quotation marks in Bibliography list

I am using isprs.bst, available here (http://www.isprs.org/documents/orangebook/LATEX/ISPRSguidelines_authors_latex.zip), and would like to have books in the list of references to appear in italics, ...
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APA Style citation. Allow author names outside parenthesis

I need to use a minimal latex package that supports bibtex citations. I am currently using apacite package. but it only provides two types of citations. \cite and \shortcite both of which write the ...
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Convert existing BibTeX to BibJSON

I'm interested in converting my existing bibtex file (generated from Mendeley) into BibJSON format (http://okfnlabs.org/bibjson/), since it would be helpful for me for sharing and other integration ...
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BibTeX shows additional parenthesis depending on the author list

I want to reference two ArXiv-papers from the same first author. However, something weird happens, when I append a third author to one of the papers. Both entries in the bibliography show an ...
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Bibliography customization - do not show publisher if it is the same as author

I am customizing the apa.bst file in order to have the style corresponding to some guidelines. The thing I am struggling with is the following rule: "Do not include the publisher when it is also the ...
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How do you add doi, e-print (e.g., arxiv), MathSciNet and zbMATH links in a BibTeX bibliography?

I am a beginner with BibTeX and I use amsplain as bibliography style. How can I customize my bibliography style to append doi, e-print (e.g., arXiv), MathSciNet, and zbMATH links (in this order)?...
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How can I put a white-space in the Path to .bib while compiling BibTeX? Continued

I am trying to compile a .tex file (beamer class), and I want to use references from a .bib file. This .bib file is located in a folder with a path with multiple white spaces in it. Basically I have ...
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URL of web page in bibliography not output

First time trying to write my thesis in Lyx which has been great up until this point, and getting rather close to submission time I have noticed that webpage references are not outputting with the URL ...
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Adding citations to an external image

I am writing a document, in which I re-use a figure from an article. Some values in the figure are obtained from certain models, and the label (in the figure) for these datapoints contain references ...
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Refering to website with bibtex

I am using the latex package from IEEE. I want to know what is the format for referencing a web site? Which fields are required in the reference which contain URL?
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Bibtex style file optimized for beamer presentations

I have often wished for a short but informative bibtex style which would allow bibliographic entries to display on 1 or 2 lines on the final slide(s) of a beamer presentation. I suspect that only 3 ...
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Bibtex and abbrv.bst: List as “A. van Surname”, sort under “S” in bibliography? [duplicate]

Using the abbrv.bst, is it possible to get a bibtex entry like @article{Surname, author = {Surname, Author van}, title = {Title}, journal = {Journal}, year = {2016} } typeset as A. van ...
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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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Using Alpha Label with Siam Style in Bibtext

I use the siam style in my bibliography but the labels [1], [2]... do no fit with what I want. I would like the label to be like in alpha style, for example if the author is John Doe and the book ...
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URL doesn't show in LaTeX

I would like to reference an online reference. I am using this code: @ONLINE{a4, title = "Correlation, Confidence Interval, and Sample Size", author ={millercommamatt}, url = {...
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Bibliography style of LNCS - how to get it works?

I'm discovering the Lecture Note in Computer Science (LNCS) LATEX template, and I'm in trouble with their bibliography system. When reading their documentation and example, it appears that I only ...
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BibTeX compilation error in MikTeX

I'm trying to compile my Master's project and keep getting told that I can't compile the Bibliography (using MiKTeX 2.9 with the pdfLaTeX+MakeIndex+BibTex setup). Here's a minimal example (or as close ...