{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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Help with citation [duplicate]

I would like to cite this article from the web: https://www.economicsnetwork.ac.uk/iree/v4n2/grimes.htm This is what I have in the body: \indent The proportion of students cheating in schools vary ...
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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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Change reference style

I usually find references directly through Web of Science search in Endnote and make my references list. Then each Endnote record contains some unnecessary information such as DOI, URL and notes. ...
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Cite R using BibTex [duplicate]

I would like to cite R (statisticak package) using BibTex. The author's name should be 'R Development Core Team', but it recognize 'R Development Core' as a first name and 'Team' as a last name so it ...
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Attach External Bib File To my Tex Project [duplicate]

\documentclass[12pt,twocolumn]{article} \usepackage{titling} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{filecontents} \begin{document} %Some Code Here \nocite{*} ...
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Can not find BibTex using TexShop

I'm relatively new to LaTex and I want to use a BibTex file. I read online to build in the following sequence: latex, bibtex, latex, latex. I tried this, but it is still not working. When running the ...
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How to cite an unpublished preprint with Bibtex?

I am learning Bibtex and am doing well with those references which I can find with google scholar. But I need to cite an unpublished preprint Combinatorial Group Theory In Homotopy Theory I by Fred R ...
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Biber won't generate Bibliography

I am trying to switch over to BibLaTeX from BibTeX. When I use backend=bibtex I get the proper citations and bibliography (but also the limitations of BibTeX). When I change to backend=biber (and ...
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pdflatex-biber runs

do I have to run pdflatex twice after biber, or once is enough? pdflatex doc biber doc pdflatex doc I could have swear that I read in the documentation that (unlike bibtex) a single pdflatex after ...
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Change Bibliography Title using Natbib, Polyglossia, BibTeX, and XeLaTeX

I'm writing a document in Hebrew, but my references are entirely in English. Because of issues with text alignment in RTL languages, the bibliography is contained in an English block: ...
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How to label my references so I know how to refer to them?

I’m currently writing my master thesis and I have a lot of papers to cite. I’m not able to find a good way of giving shortcuts (names) for the papers when I cite them. Can you recommend a naming ...
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log file not found bibtex

when trying to compile my bibtex file, only certain references appear and get numbered. many others however do not, and when using the bibtex command, I get an "Error - log file not found!". I have ...
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Wiley journal “Wireless Communications and Mobile”

I have a great problem with references presented to wiley journal. I downloaded zotero and start integration between it and microsoft word, I can't change my references style to the style "wcmc". E.g ...
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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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How to put a full citation in the text *without* adding an entry to the bibliography

I'd like to include some full citations in the text of my document, using BibTeX. The bibentry package provides this. However, I would like not to have these items also appear in the bibliography. ...
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Wrong style of citation using misc entry in bibtex

I'm using BibTeX to cite the references in my LaTeX file. I have one entry (citing an url using the entrytype @misc). The default style is the author-year mode using the apalike style. This is the ...
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Norwegian letters in bibliography and article text

I'm trying to write an article in English with some Norwegian names in it, both in the article itself as well as in the bibliography (bibtex). Strangely, I don't get the display of the Norwegian ...
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A BibTeX-like package for images?

Is there something akin to BibTeX that can be used for images? It would be helpful to have an image database, wherein static information like image source and date could be kept and referenced.
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\.{I} in springer gets mangled in when bbl is produced [duplicate]

I have cited authors whose first or last names start with the capital i in Turkish \.{I}in the BibTeX file. I am using spbasic.bst and natbib BibTeX produced .bbl file with \{I} instead of \.{I}. ...
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Separating academic and non-academic references: Illegal, another \bibdata command

I am trying to use a separate bib file for two kinds of references: academic (articles, journals, etc) and non-academic (websites, blogs, etc). To separate them, I create a file Academic.bib: ...
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Book title in Revtex bibliography

I'm writing an article using revtex4-1 format, and in order to generate the bibliography I use the BibTeX style apsrev4-1. The problem is that when I cite books, the book title does not break at the ...
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How to write citation in Harvard style and numbered referencing sorted in alphabetical order? [duplicate]

I want to write journal article which requires Harvard style citation but numbered referencing sorted out in alphabetical order. MWE is \documentclass[a4paper,times,12pt]{article} ...
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How to write “ä” and other umlauts and accented letters in bibliography?

How to write in bibliography (package natbib) letter "a" with two dots above? Specially, I mean the word Birkhäuser. Is there a general rule or way how to write such umlauts or other accented letters ...
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What are good sites to find citations in BibTex format?

When working with Bibtex, manually transferring the citation information for articles, prooceedings, books, etc. can be a tedious work. Some web sites provide citations in Bibtex format. What are your ...
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BibTeX: Highlight selected references with asterisk (or special symbol)

I have a tex file and a bib file and want to highlight one of the two references with an asterisk (*) but I do not want to use \bibitem. Instead I want to incorporate it with an existing bibliography ...
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Some citation numbers in bold, others not

I am writing a proposal with lots of bibliographic references. What I would like is to cite my own papers in bold, others in plain style like so [2,11-13,14,15]. Is there any way to do this? At the ...
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RevTex 4-1 Cannot use footnotes?

If I use \footnote{text} anywhere in a revtex document (4-1), the document will refuse to compile on an undefined argument error and cannot be made to compile even if you comment the footnote without ...
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multibib and notes.bib files [closed]

I'm using the multibib package with pdflatex to create multiple bibliographies in an article. I'm using a bibtex file lit.bib which contains all my bibliography entries. article.tex looks like this: ...
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.aux file not created using texmaker

When trying to compile literature reference with bibliography {file} error message is displayed: couldn´t open file name 'literatur.aux'. As i found out the file is not being generated because when i ...
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Compiling tex with bib?

I am new to using LaTeX and not that familiar with Linux either. I have written a LaTeX file and saved it as a .tex file using TexMaker. My prof sent me a .bib file, I guess as a sample for what my ...
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Latex default citation and bibliography style with Pandoc

I write a paper in Markdown and convert it to PDF via Pandoc and Latex with the following commands to get Latex's (well, BibLatex's) default citation and bibliography style: pandoc -s ...
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Citing a cited reference

How would I go about doing this in BibTeX - http://www.reading.ac.uk/library/finding-info/guides/lib-citing-cited-ref.aspx Any ideas?
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Problems with bib containing wiki and book reference

I wrote a report in latex before with a bib file, and it worked properly. However, I am writing a new report in Latex, and I have the references in a seperate bib file, but this report is not working. ...
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Write latex with Mendeley “integration” [duplicate]

Hi i was wondering what is the fastes workflow might be for citing in writelatex with new the Mendeley integration. For those who are unfamiliar with writelatex and mendeley integration; writelatex ...
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Creating a central bibliography

I am trying to create a central bibliography (.bib file) in a directory outside of my LaTeX project. I want to do this so I don't have to have different .bib's for each paper I write. Currently in ...
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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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Working papers in Bibdesk

Is there a way to create a working paper in Bibdesk? Bibdesk does not the option of working paper and it cannot be modified to from @article to @workingpaper in the latex itself and then opened up ...
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Sorting bibliography by year

Is there a package to sort a bibliography by date and not by author? I cannot find a definitive answer.
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Problems with bibliography and references in TexWorks

I am writing a report in Latex, and I have the references in a seperate bib file and I reference them in my main document as \cite{xxx} I am using Texworks on Windows. After compiling the bib to ...
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Compiling LaTex bib source [closed]

I am writing my thesis (thesis.tex) in Latex, and I have the references in an own reference.bib file which look as follows @Article{xxx, author = "D.A. Reinhard", title = "Case ...
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Bibtex Compilation Issue when generating CV

I am attempting to use Bibtex for a CV. I have the following preamble: \documentclass[10pt,colorlinks=true,urlcolor=blue]{moderncv} \usepackage{utopia} \moderncvtheme[blue]{classic} ...
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Using apalike and natbib in Lyx with author abbreviation as index

I'm using Lyx 2.1.2 and want to use the apalike citation style. I created a BibTEX generated Bibliography, added my bib file and set the style to apalike, which all worked so far. But then I wanted ...
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URL of cited web site in bibliography

I am using natbib und the chicago style as bibliography style. I am trying to cite a web site, but in the bibliography the URL (given in the BibTeX entry) is not printed. Is there a simple solution ...
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Someone knows a xml2bibtex or other *2bibtex converters?

I have a database of the books in a BookCat (.mdb-format), but now I want to convert BookCat-database into bibtex, but BookCat can not export directly into bibtex but only into xml. So, I need ...
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Bibtex: two months with dates

I would like to insert the dates of a conference into my bibtex-file. The conference took place in the period 29. november and 2. december. I tried the following, but with a not very satisfactory ...
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Unwanted spacing in bibliography entry / white space in reference

EDIT:after fixing the first problem with Harish Kumar's renewcommand, this problem came up: I have a problem with the "white spaces" which are produced in the bibliography. I've found a couple of ...
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How to compile bibtex with TeXstudio?

I am trying to use bibtex for the first time. I am on windows 7, using TeXstudio. I am trying to follow the steps of this (french) webpage : http://www.tuteurs.ens.fr/logiciels/latex/bibtex.html I ...
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Bibtex ignores edition field

I am using a bibtex style that I cannot change (wmaainf). I have the following entry: @incollection{expranksel, title = {A Comparison of Selection Schemes used in Genetic Algorithms}, author ...
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arXiv link doesn't redirect to arXiv

I used makebst to create a bib style. Everything works fine, except for the arXiv number of articles: it's blue, like the links are supposed to be, but clicking on it does nothing. Is it something ...
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How to find citation tag in bibtex

I am using Zotero to collect my references then exporting them as a BibTex file and then I cite them in Latex. This is all fine but I often struggle to find the relevant citation tag. I would like to ...