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How to put a 's after citing author [duplicate]

So at the moment I have something like: \documentclass[twoside, a4paper, 11pt]{article} \title{} \author{} \usepackage{ragged2e} \usepackage{booktabs,tabularx} \usepackage{amsfonts} ...
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Biblatex: How to add comment to autocite?

I am trying to add some text to a citation that is put as a footer. The citation references to an earlier citation but has a different page. So far it works like this: While Adams himself does not ...
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New command like \textcite but with only one author

I am using biblatex and a custom numeric-comp style for my references. I really like it the way it works but now I just want to have a new command which does the same as \textcite but truncates the ...
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Extra characters in reftex citation yasnippet

I am having an issue with a YASnippet for inserting a RefTeX citation. As many others have, I'm trying to use this snippet from GitHub with the following syntax \cite{${1:label$(unless ...
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IEEEtran bibliography style won't compress in-text citation

I cannot get IEEEtran in-text citations to format properly. I am getting citation compressions looking like [1-5] instead of [1]-[5] as it is in IEEE journals. I have bibliographies after each chapter ...
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How to cite an article from a webmagazine, which is between an article and a webpage

I found an article in the web magazine from Sony "CX-news" as PDF and as website. It is not exactly an article (it has no clear author, but the name of the magazine and the volume number) and its not ...
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Set number of author only for parencite biblatex

I'm using biblatex for my bibliography with the author-year style. I'd like to have only one author when using \parencite, e.g. (Anderson et al. 2009). But I want to show all the names in the ...
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Styling references using natbib

This should be a really simple question, but I really wasn't able to find it in this forum. The editor of a publication that I'm writing for (Cambridge Journals) asks me to use harvard-style ...
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How to add a quotation before a chapter [duplicate]

I would like to add a small quotations as we can find in books before a chapter. Is there a simple command to do this ? I use Xelatex and biblatex, with author-year style
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Unable to include a thesis reference

I want to include a thesis reference, but not able to do it. The MWE is here: \documentclass[onecolumn,12pt]{IEEEtran} \begin{document} hi \cite{mythesis} \end{document} In the .bbl file, the ...
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citing inside underline/strike out :tex

I am working on an article, where I need to strike out or underline some of the sentences with citations. I try to do this as \uline{sentence1 \citep{reference1}, sentence continued ...
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What is the proper bibliography format to use with natbib? [duplicate]

I have recently asked this question and comments there helped, but I still can't get the result that I am looking for. I reduced my problem to a simple case: Here is my test_bib.bib: ...
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Show sometimes only first author [closed]

assume there is a paper written by Foo and Bar. When there is a citation, I want to show sometimes(!) only the first author (Foo) and the rest of the time all authors (foo/Bar). The reason is that I ...
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bibtex error in LaTeX [duplicate]

I am using bibtex with texshop on mac ox 10.4. I took the following four steps to add references in texshop. Added package cite, Kept the .bib file in the same folder as .tex file, Added ...
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Removing references to paragraphes in bibliography

I am using LaTeX and I keep getting the number of the paragraph where the citation was used next to every entry in the bibliography (Marked in red in the screenshot) How can I remove these ...
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Setting an alphabetic citation style in LyX

How can I get LyX to use a different citation style? Instead of the numeric citations [1] I would like abbreviations of the author names and a 2-figure year: [EPR35]. I believe the alphaabbrv style ...
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citeauthor doesn't yield author name [duplicate]

I would like to generate author citations in my text, and I have been following the information in this question. I've got my includes \usepackage[numbers, sort&compress ...
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biblatex verbose style @article bib— remove parenthesis around year and month

I'm using biblatex with verbose-ibid style. For one of the @article entries, I have the following: @article{ref_133, title = {IBM wants Minneapolis to become a 'smarter city'}, author = ...
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Author Citations

I'm working on a paper for a course and I found a citation style that closely mimics the one that the instructor wants us to use the only problem is that I need it to have a comma after the journal ...
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All citations showing up as “?”; Display I cannot explain in bibliography [closed]

I have written a paper in MLA format, using XeLaTeX, and am now trying to make my citations work. After first compiling with XeLaTeX, then with BibTeX, then twice more with XeLaTeX, I end up with (?) ...
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Auto-insert “Ref.” word before citation

I would like to ask if there is an easy way to auto-include a "Ref." word before any of my citations ie if I do Have a look in \cite{pub1} then to show up like Have a look in Ref. [1]
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bibLaTeX: Custom \citep style

For days I’ve been messing around now with the otherwise great biblatex package but, alas, I am overwhelmed by all the technical mumbo-jumbo in its documentation. The thing I want to do is (hopefully) ...
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How to stop biblatex's \footcite to reverse the order of dots/commas and footnote number?

The biblatex \footcite command always moves points or commas, that originally appeared after \footcite, before the footnote number. For example, I have: \documentclass[oneside]{scrbook} ...
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Automatic positioning of cite index

Is there a way to make LaTeX automatically move all my numbered (superscript) citations to after the periods, commas and semicolons? e.g. I like to type (and so often accidentally type) Sentence ...
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Cite software/libraries using bibtex

I would like to cite some libraries I am using in a program using bibtex, but I can't quite figure out how to make that work properly. An entry might look like this: @misc{CGAL, key = "CGAL", ...
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Bibligraphy ordering - ignore entry

I am using BibTeX with natbib. My style file orders my bibliography in the order in which articles were cited. Occasionally, however, I want an \cite to be ignored for the purposes of the bibliography ...
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Automating order of citations within parenthesis

I'm using chicago style with natbib and am generally happy with the results. What I'm hoping for though is a way to automatically order the appearance of references within each parenthetical citation ...
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McGill Style for Legal Citation for Latex

I was curious if there was a style package for the Canadian Guide to Uniform Legal Citation, 7th Edition, or affectionally known as the McGill citation style? I found LawTex, however it uses the ...
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biblatex: How to abbreviate names in citations (only get, say, first letters of last names)?

In presentation slides, one's own work is typically abbreviated, by, say, first letters of last names (like "This has been solved by FB (2013)" instead of "This has been solved by Foobarfoo and ...
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How to create a citation graph using Bibtex and XML

I would like to include a citation graph for all the citations in my bibliography. My question is how to parse the graph file (in XML format), replacing the \cite{...} keys with the correct number ...
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Lowercase in \citet{}, uppercase in \citep{}

My institute's format standards require that author's name in \citet{} citations should appear with first letter in uppercase, whereas in \citep{}, all letter should be in uppercase. For example: ...
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References numbering [duplicate]

Latex is numbering my references from the very document beginning including the List of Figures. As a consequence, the first reference to be cited (in the introduction) is already number 5. How ...
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beamer with title in citation

I am using beamer and writing my bibliographies with \bibliographystyle{apalike}. It shows the authors and the year on my citation \cite{cloudGrid:6}: [Ian Foster, 2008] I would like to show ...
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customize insert citation to use \citep{key} in LyX

I am using LyX and would like to know if it is possible to specify which citation command should be used by default for the "Insert -> Citation" function from the menu. Specifically I am using natbib ...
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How to write a cite command that never fails (avoid [??]) [duplicate]

When writing small documents and drafts for my own reference or quick sharing I often leave the bibliography building for a later stage. In this intermediate stage I still want to use the \cite (or ...
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Optionally not printing page number citations using Biblatex and Biber

my question: Is it possible to optionally leave page number citations out when compiling a document? For Example when I write \parencite[see][225-226]{7.01:1}. I would like the corresponding citation ...
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Help with citation (in text, in parentheses etc.) with biblatex-apa

My working Example: \documentclass[man,12pt,a4paper,noextraspace,donotrepeattitle]{apa6} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[english,ngerman]{babel} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Achemso superscript for numbered bib

I am not all that experienced in using the achemso style package. I am trying to prepare an article for Environmental science & research. They want the references as super-scripted numbers in the ...
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unaltered citation in theorem

I would like to keep the way my citations are presented to be uniform. When I enter a citation after I declare my theorem it's in italic just like the text for the theorem. Whereas the citations in ...
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Classicthesis citation style (author,year instead of numerical)

I'm using classicthesis 4.1 in LyX to write my thesis and I need help with natbib's citation style. I can't seem to change the natbib numerical citation style to (Author et al., XXXX; Author2 et al., ...
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How do I print out more than 200 citations in \begin{thebibliography} … \end{thebibliography} [closed]

I have more than 200 citations in a simple \begin{thebibliography}{99} \bibitem{stuff}Citation ...... \bibitem{ etc .... 200 times \end{thebibliography} when I compile it, it won't give me all of ...
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How to reformat in-line citations when \nameyeardelim is undefined?

As per the second part of this question, I want to remove the comma from the end of the authors in my in-line citations, e.g., Doe et al., 2013 -> Doe et al. 2013. The solution is to redefine ...
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Can one generate a bib tag from the entry's title instead of from the author?

currently I am using alpha as bibliography style. In my case it would make much more sense to generate the short form from the title. At the moment for some autors (which are companies, because I ...
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Using \citep{} leads to “! Missing \endcsname inserted.” error

When I am trying to compile my document I get the following error ! Missing \endcsname inserted. if there's a ":" in my cite key. This is my MWE: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,twoside]{article} ...
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Show reference label when it is undefined

When a reference is undefined, LaTeX shows simply [??] which doesn't give much information. I would like it to show the label instead. This is useful when more collaborators work on the same preprint ...
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Different citation styles for different entry types in the footnotes (biblatex-dw)

Problem I am using biblatex together with the authortitle-dw style. As it is desired in most cases, citations show up in the footnotes in the form "name, shorttitle, pages (if indicated)". However, ...
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How to suppress Warning--empty author Message?

I am citing the IEEE-754 standard and it doesn't have an author. However, when I generate my PDF, the tool I am using (texnixcenter) provides a warning that there is no author. I would like to know ...
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How to line-break cites correctly (hanging-over problem)?

while using Bibtex, I experienced an frustrating issue with line-breaks on cites in my block text. I have chosen to use the following bibtex implementation: \bibliographystyle{plain} ...
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How can I use [Author Year] like new ACM Style?

I'm use the TeX ACM Style in my thesis: \bibliographystyle{acm} \bibliography{Anderson_EQM} And cite references using \cite{}, but it's different of the new ACM style: [Number] instead [Author ...
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Citation Style in LyX

I am using LyX on Max OS X. When I insert a citation and I compile the document I get a reference number between square brackets that matches the number of the reference in the bibliography section. ...