{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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Remove period at end of bibliography items

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \nocite{test1,test2} \bibliographystyle{plain} \bibliography{sample} \end{document} And the ...
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BibTex in ACL formatting

I am writing a paper for a conference that follows ACL formatting, but I have not been able to use the .bib file I created which uses the BibTex format for citations. It seems to have its own citation ...
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Bibtex compile error

Here the MWE: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{cite} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \lipsum[1] \cite{cudos} \bibliography{/home/basip/Schreibtisch/eksamen/tes/source} ...
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How to force references come up as et al

I'm using natbib referencing, in agsm style. I have had no problem so far with it suppressing articles with 3 or more authors to et al. However for some papers it prints all the author names for my in ...
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remove quotation marks in the reference titles using longbibliography of revtex

I am writing a paper and for the bibliography I need to use revtex4-1 which produces the reference as: Author list, volume, page and (year). I need to add the title of the reference in there after ...
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Change citation label using multibbl package

I'm writing a document with two bibliographies, one for references and the other for links. My code is in this format: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{multibbl} \newbibliography{R} ...
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Concise numbering [duplicate]

I am a beginner at LaTeX and I would like to know the answer to the following: If one has references [1,2,3,4] in a document, how does one change it to [1-4], i.e. to club them in the typeset ...
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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 Author problem [duplicate]

I have a Problem with my BibTex Settings. When printing I want first name before surname. Right not it is the other way around. Also, if I have multiple authors, the first one is displayed surname, ...
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Putting a bibliography citation at bottom of beamer slide

I read Place bibliography items at bottom of frame and tried making my own .bib file with just one entry. The entry is nothing out of the ordinary: @book{Saussure1995, Author = {Ferdinand de ...
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Adding a custom .bst to TexMaker in Windows

In order to get the required bibliography style for my dissertation, unable to find a correct one, I used makebst to create a custom one. However, I find myself unable to use it, my program just says: ...
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Why does \cite work but \citep and \ref do not?

I'm using a Makefile that was working which looks: # partly autogenerated, that's why it's so ugly! # say 'make V=1' to see the full build output ifndef V Q = @ Q_LATEX = sh -c 'echo -e " " `echo ...
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Trouble with referencing elements from bibliography

I am currently writing my bachelor's thesis, and have been having some trouble with Bibtex. I created a Bibliography successfully through Mendeley - However, the way the ressources are listed are as ...
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BibTeX \bibdata{} and \bibstyle{} errors under MikTex 2.9 (under Windows Vista)

Why is it, when attempting to 'Build' (using Technics Centre, MikTeX 2.9 (under Windows Vista), that I get 2 error messages: BibTeX> I found no \bibdata command--while reading file ...
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Bibliography with author names as last, first

I want to show in the bibliography, the authors last name first then the first name. How to do that? Please refer to the attached code and bib file. I have many references in bib file but for ...
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Bibliography style

I want to compile a latex document using bibtex. Can anyone suggest a bibliography style which compiles journal articles as Author Surname, Initials. Title of the article, \it{Name of Journal}, ...
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Bibtex, 2 questions about pages in my Bibliography

I am writing my master thesis, and got one problem with the bibtex. below is a mini example: first, I create a folder, in the folder, there are a mini_example.txt , a thesis.bib file, a folder called ...
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Cannot run .bib file on TeXmaker

This question is indeed similar to this one: I open my Bibliographie.bib file in Texmaker and push the F11 button to "run" the file but then get Process started I couldn't open file name ...
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Missing bibliography citation not indicated in the bibtex log [closed]

The bibtex log in texstudio tells me that " process ended normally ", however the citation JEC04 is represented in the pdf as "??". After inspection of the bibliography with Jabref, I noticed that I ...
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How to make references without square brackets

at the moment my references are disposed like this: 1 MONG, J..... bla bla bla. And I would like to have them on my pdf without the square brackets, like these ones in blue: Thank you for the ...
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No abbr for 2014 citations in dcu bibtex style

I'm using dcu style (on harvard style) as obligatory. I just found an issue hard to pass. Problem is with more than four authors articles from 2014 (just this year!). So in the text for 5 authors ...
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I was expecting a `,' or a `}' but I've got commas and } in my bibtext

\documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{article} \begin{document} \clearpage \bibliographystyle{plain} \bibliography{biblio} @article{Saha, author="Saha BC and Iten BC and Cotta MA and Wu YV", title = ...
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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 Running PDFTextify

Hi I am running PDFTextify for my file. Trying to find have a way to include the abstracts of references in the reference list. I used abstract style but get names in the text rather than numbers. I ...
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biblatex generated bibliography in thebibliography environment [duplicate]

Some journals ask to put the references in thebibliography environment. It is easy to do this using bibtex. One just finds the bbl file and paste everything in there, to the main text. However, I ...
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Inline bibliography avoiding the list format?

I'd like the output of BibTeX or BibLaTeX to be a inline bibliography (with entries separated e.g. just with bullets, see example below) avoiding the common list-based format. This is needed for ...
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seeking bibtool for Windows binary

For a book, I need to be able to extract the cited references from a number of .bib files to make a single .bib containing only those cited. For this task, I find bibtool extremely useful on linux, ...
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Problem bibtex url slash

In my .bib archive I have the next reference: @misc{Quora, title = {In optimization, why is Newton's method much faster than gradient descent?}, howpublished = ...
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agsm.bst: change color of the field “Author”

is there any way to change the color of the authors reported in the bibilography, using agsm style? I know is not correct, but it would make much easier to identify the authors in looooong ...
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Adjusting longnamesfirst to use et. al. on first occurence with more than 3 authors

I am making final adjustments to my thesis, ensuring that I am using the correct citation rules etc. Now it turns out I need to use all the authors' names in a citation on the first occurrence, as ...
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multibib: wrong label?

I would like to produce a document with two lists of references. One should have numbered items, another should have "E" prepended to the number. Here is my solution that does not work ...
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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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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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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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“Package inputenc Error” when using biblatex with accented characters

I'm getting errors such as this: Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:ärt not set up for use w and this Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:é\isdot\ifblank not set when trying to compile a ...
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How to create custom bst file in the given format?

I am not getting how to put the reference in the given format and how to cite those reference in this way? Review of Literature This shall normally the Chapter 2 and shall present a critical ...
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How to get a numbered alphabetical bibliography with (author,year) citations

I'm sure variations of this question have been asked dozens of times, but I couldnt find anything specific to my case. I want a bibliogrpahy format which will accomplish these 4 goals: get the ...
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How to enumerate latex used bibliography list? [duplicate]

I'm having problems enumerating my bibliography list. I'm using these lines to define my bibliography style: \usepackage[sort,authoryear]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{apalike} I know I could use: ...
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BibTex: misc reference always comes first in Bibiliography

I'm using BibTex to make my bibliography. However, I did not use in-text citations, so am manually inputting all of my entries in Latex using \nocite{Reference} in the order I specifically want them ...
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natbib same author same year: cite as “a”, “b” etc

In the below file, I wanted the three references to be cited as Inger et al 2006a, Inger et al 2006b and Inger et al 2006c. This answer seems to achieve what I want, but requires fiddling with the ...
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Cite page number in parentheses

When I use \bibliographystyle{plain} and type Hello~\cite[Fig.~6]{wickerson15}., I get something like this: Hello [1, Fig. 6]. I don't like the comma separator here, and would rather have my ...
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When running Bibtex with a statement that has a comma at the end, this is obscuring real problems

When I run bibtex on document with a citation such as \cite{European00Presidency} and the .bib entry looks like this: @MISC{European00Presidency, author = {European Council,}, title = ...
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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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How to create bib file from only keys, not AUX file, with JabRef?

These questions ask how to create a small .bib file with the references used in a paper from a larger one in general and in Windows. Here, I ask how to export the references from JabRef, if you only ...
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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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Drop brackets around reference item in `natbib`

I am writing for a journal (Transportation Research Record) that has strange and particular bibliographic guidelines. I've been able to adapt natbib to work for the in-text citations. But the ...
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is there a free-format entry in bibtex?

I'm editing a LaTeX document with a 100+ entry bibliography. Unfortunately, the bibliography is coded with bibitems in a thebibliography environment. I'm wondering if there is a 'smooth' upgrade path ...
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Using references to a .bib file when using IEEEtran

I'm writing an article that is supposed to be written using the IEEE Manuscript Templates for Conference Proceedings. I downloaded the latex templates from here, and used the bare_conf.tex as a ...
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Can one BibTex file contains same key multiple times?

Can one BibTex file contains same key multiple times? @article{Carberry_2012, title={The Memory Bus Considered Harmful}, volume={9}, url={http://dx.doi.org/10.5555/666655554444}, ...
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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 ...