{citing} is about specific or customized citation commands. For general questions about bibliographies and citations, use {bibliographies}, or preferably the tag for the bibliography packages and/or backend programs you use, e.g., {bibtex}, {natbib}, or {biblatex}.

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Automatically citing all entries in a class in a bib file

I usually add my publications to my CV from my bib file (using biblatex). At first, I used to manually cite each entry, but as the list grows, it's becoming a chore (especially since there are quite a ...
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bibLaTeX authoryear citation style with unknown year

I have an @inbook reference in my bibtex library with an unknown year. Since I use the bibLaTeX authoryear citation style with some customizations my normal citations (with known year) look like: ...
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Use of apacite package with subfiles package or standalone package results in LaTeX Error: Can be used only in preamble

I want to create a multi-file project for my thesis, in which I use separate files for sections. To be able to compile these separate files I tried using the subfiles package and the standalone ...
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How to create a bib list?

I have a .bib file, and I would like to create a single PDF file with "References" in the title and then the list of all papers in the .bib file ordered alphabetically. The style of the bibliography ...
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How to make the author's name appear in my citations

Can someone please help me out of this problem? My references now suddenly appear as (21) instead of the usual (Ferrero, 1997). I don't know what I did wrong. I would really appreciate a quick ...
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Latex stopped creating a bibliography after updating the system [closed]

I use vim with with vim-latexsuite and TexLive. I use the .sty and .cls files, respectively the whole package date 2012-05-10 from the university of Hagenberg Link to zip package. Till yesterday ...
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BibTeX: .bst Style is Applied on Bibliography, but not on The Citations

I'm not a very experienced LaTeX used. What I Created: a .tex file using LyX a .bib bibliography using JabRef also my own suitable .bst style for BibTeX using custom-bib's makebst pdflatex's ...
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How does one \ref and \cite paragraphs in a mathematical text? (see picture)

How does one \ref and \cite partly mathematical "textblocks" that are in separated paragraphs? Very good example here: A Short Proof of Fleischner's Theorem, page 4; there are textblocks (1) and (2) ...
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How to get an “and” before the last element in BibLaTeX's textcite commands?

When using \textcite or \textcites with more than one author in BibLaTeX, the result is not really usable and has to be fixed manually which can hardly be the point of the command: ...
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Uppercase name in BibLaTeX authortitle citestyle

How can I make an author's name uppercase in BibLaTeX authortitle citestyle? The statement \DeclareNameFormat{author}{\MakeUppercase{#1}} changes the cited references but not the citations in ...
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Citation with some text inside square brackets

I'd like to add a citation which looks like this: [_Text_ Citation_01, pages] For example: [See: 155, pp.89--99] How can I do this using standard \cite{} command (without natbib or anything ...
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AUCTeX: How can I add syntax highlighting for custom cite commands?

I'm new to Emacs and AUCTeX and I want to have consistent syntax highlighting. Besides the "normal" \cite command, I'm also using commands like \citeauthor or \Citeauthoror self defined commands like ...
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How do I get the author and the year in square brackets?

I have to following problem. I'm working on a presentation. Therefore I need, when I cite a paper or something else, the whole name and year of the paper. Everything went well until now. When I cite ...
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Citations never italicized

I have some citations which appear inside a theorem like \begin{thm}[The Strong Perfect Graph Theorem]\cite[Theorem 8.3]{Cha-Les-Zha11} A graph $G$ is perfect if and only if neither $G$ nor ...
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Citing webpage with ~ in address

Here is the exact webpage I want to cite: \bibitem{BrouwerSRG}A. Brouwer. Strongly Regular Graphs table http://www.win.tue.nl/~aeb/graphs/srg/srgtab1-50.html \filbreak Now, if I ...
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Natbib cite with abbreviation

I have a webpage I need to cite, whose author is a company (no real person specified). Its full name is Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards, abbreviated OASIS. I want ...
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Citations go out of margins [duplicate]

Some of my citations overflow into my margins. See below. I am wondering if there is any solution to this? I am using \bibliographystyle{apalike}.
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Cite like [1-2] instead of [1, 2]

I'm using natbib package with compress option, which works well in the case [1-3]. However, I hope that [1,2] could also be compressed as [1-2].
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PDF links generated by \cite do not work when using project component files

When using the project files shown below, links generated by \cite[…] are displayed as links, but when I click on them nothing happens. But when \completepublications[…] is directly written in ...
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\footcite and \footcitetext produce empty citation in beamer [closed]

I'm using biblatex with bibtex in the beamer document class. In a very weird way the \footcite produces a rather empty citation "2." In the example, whereas \footcitefull gives a very nice citation. ...
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Fast access to bibliography reference key without browsing .bib file

I have an article linked with a very_big.bib file. To cite any reference in the article, I use \citet{reference_key}. However, to get the reference key I need to search very_big.bib file, which is not ...
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Cite Author's Full Name

I'd like to generate a linked citation with a full author's name. For instance, if I use According to \citet{bob2000} apples are tasty. And run with hyperref, I get the author's last name and a ...
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How do I change comma to a colon in in-text reference?

In my preamble I am using: \bibliographystyle{authordate1} \usepackage{natbib} When I make a \cite reference the output is for example: (Lovell, 1972, p.133) What would I need to change in ...
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Putting a citation in equation array

I want to cite a reference to where I got an equation from in the middle of bunch of equations that I have inside an align*. Here is the code I've tried: \begin{align*} q(x_1,&\dots x_n) \\ ...
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Best way to cite interviews or conversations with BibTeX?

I'm writing a master thesis where part of the source material is from conversations with employees and is not necessarily written anywhere. What would be the best way to cite this? I am considering ...
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Biblatex-chicago: \fullcite flips first and last name

I'm writing an annotated bibliography which requires full in-line citations in Chicago format. However, when I use biblatex-chicago and \fullcite to list the full citation, it varies from the ...
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How to multicite volumes style-independently

This question led to a new feature in a package: biblatex The family of multicite commands based on \cites typeset two or more citations from a list of keys. For example, ...
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Why do citations break my page's layout?

I am having troubles with citations. As seen on the attached screenshot, they sometimes don't do linebreaking properly, but produce an error overfull hbox and break my layout. Here are the relevant ...
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Direct citations inside of footnotes

Consider a document in which footnotes are shown as a bibliography items in the citation list. Furthermore, there are footnotes which contain citations. For example \footnote{See also ...
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biblatex supercite wikipedia style with postnotes as footnotes [closed]

What i want to achieve is a wikipedia style citation (like so Biblatex supercite command with use of square brackets (like a reference style in Wikipedia) ). At the same time (to handle the problem ...
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How to find out the right citation style?

I am trying to find out which citation style fits my demands best for my bibliography. As I am writing for a german science institution and using many german sources, I intented using jurabib My ...
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How to change the order in natbib´s short citation?

I´m using natbib with the apalike style. When using the short citation \citet[p. 22]{Testauthor98} it shows me Testauthor (1998, p. 22) What do i have to do/change in order to get the ...
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On using \cite or something else to group successive references together [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Citing a range of papers (using numeric keys)? Quick question. Let's say I have five references to cite which are A to E. Currently, I'm using \cite{A,B,C,D,E} which ...
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\cite spills over into the margin

As you can see at the picture, a citation spills over into the margin of my paper. How can I resolve the issue?
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Citations rendered as 'Bloggs et al. (1999,1999)', not 'Bloggs et al. (1999a,b)' [closed]

I have two multi-author references that have the same senior author, but differ in the junior authors; BibTeX renders this citation in the text as 'Bloggs et al. (1999,1999)'. It should of course ...
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How to prevent \cite at the end of the sentence start a new line with a dot

When I end a sentence like this: Here is something you should read \cite{name}. Sometimes the end of the sentence coincies with the end of a row. In this case the next line begins with the dot at ...
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citet and citep behaves like cite

I am new with LaTeX so please bare with me. If its matter editor that I am using is TeXMaker, the TeXLive is installed. Why \citep and \citet did not display citation as a "Goossens et al. (1993)" or ...
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Citing the source of an equation?

I cant find a good way of adding a \cite to an equation. I'd like to give a reference to the equation's source, but I can't figure out how to typeset it nicely. If I include it in with the equation ...
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Harvard Citation Styles “et al.” and hyperlinking citations to references [duplicate]

I am using the Harvard package and a Journal of Finance bst file (downloaded from the home page of Ivo Welch) in a LaTeX document. Here's my code: \documentclass{report} \usepackage{harvard} ...
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How to make citations appear within square brackets [ ] instead of parentheses ( )?

I'm using a this freely downloadable latex class file and the style is set to \bibliographystyle{ieeetr}. But when I cite something with \cite{} I get it inside (). For example I get it as abc et ...
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\citeasnoun produces too many names

I'm using \citeasnoun from the harvard package with the econometrica bibstyle. My problem is that one of my citation has lots of authors so I'd like it to only show Name et al. (200x). I have not ...
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How to generate multiple, numeric-style citation call-outs?

In my kile documents, I want to add multiple citations. For this I use the command \cite{cristo,taylor,polgar,phillips,speirs,simoes,roberto} The names in this command give numeric references, ...
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Citing author inline and year in footnote using biblatex

I've been looking around and note found an answer to this question, which surprises me given the style is somewhat common. I just switched over to biblatex because some journals in my field use ...
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biblatex: test whether a command is inside a cite command

The idea is the following: Normally, \fullcite just prints the full bibliography entry by calling \usedriver. In my style biblatex-fiwi I added the option to suppress stuff like foreword and ...
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Problem with biblatex and footnotes

I'm currently writing a research paper and want to manage my bibliography with biblatex. Everything is working fine except a minor annoyance: Whenever I use the \footfullcite[pagenumber]{key} command ...
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Use cite in gnuplottex key

I am using the gnuplottex package to create plots with gnuplot from inline gnuplot code in my LaTeX documents. I am using pdflatex directly to get PDFs. I would like to be able to use the \cite ...
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Customize citation style to include notes field [closed]

I would like to include a table in my document that pulls in all the notes from the bibitems in my bibliography. So each row in the table would have a column for the citation \cite{myitem} and for ...
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Cite right and layout bibliography

I have two problems with the citiation and the appendent reference inside the bibliography. The citiation should look like that (Author, 2012, S. 3) but with the styles i found it woun't be ...
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Do spaces in \cite make a difference?

I just found the hard way that it matters. For example, \cite{aref, bref} is different from \cite{aref,bref} Notice the space after the comma in first one. If it does matter, this looks real ...
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For missing references, how to get the citation key instead of a question mark? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Replace unknown reference (?) with the tag from \ref or \cite Here is my example: \documentclass{minimal} \begin{document} Please, use a minimal example (\cite{ref1}). ...