{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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Citation in parentheses (author outside of it)

I am using the bibliographystle 'apalike' and I want to change the citation output. Given a citation \cite[p.1]{citekey} which til now gives "(author, year, p.1)" , I want to have something like ...
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\citet vs \cite using natbib

This one looks like a question that should be solved just reading the package manual, but oddly I couldn't solve it neither that way. I'm using natbib for an author-date bibliography style. I ...
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Intext citation in IEEE format [closed]

I am trying to change the citations of my bibliography so that it uses IEEE format for the \cite command. Currently, \cite{...} the generates output like (1) whereas I want it to appear as [1]. ...
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citation within caption [closed]

The following code produces an error: \begin{figure}[H] \includegraphics[scale=0.7]{errormeasures} \caption[Ma{\ss}zahlen zur Evaluation der SVM-Regression]{Ma{\ss}zahlen zur Evaluation der ...
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Author undefined for citation [duplicate]

I have a question about an error message "(author?) [5]" rendered into my PDF. I'd very much like to render just the number in brackets. My bib file created with BibDesk looks like this: ...
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BibLaTeX – Remove Year Labels

I started using BibLaTeX with the APA style, and I noticed that if two dates are the same (including n.d.), a label will be added to the year (e.g. 2016b or n.d.-b). I would like to remove these. ...
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Footnote separator line appears in the wrong side of the page

I'm writing my Master's thesis and so far, no big problems. Now I have this issue with the footnote separator line at the beginning of one chapter, only on this page: it appears on the right instead ...
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Problem with authoryear-icomp and ibidem in citation using BibLaTeX in LyX

With some tricks explained here: https://wiki.lyx.org/BibTeX/Biblatex, I'm happily using BibLaTeX (3.3) with LyX (2.1.4). With some other tricks found on http://tex.stackexchange.com I've obtained ...
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Short author list in sidenote citations, full list in references

In the Tufte handouts style, how can I cite a reference such that the corresponding side note cuts the author list to "First Author et al." when there are more than 2 authors? In the bibliography at ...
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How to abbreviate journal name in citation

I'm writing my research proposal and my supervisor wants me to abbreviate the journal name (and remove part of the month from the publication date). How can I achieve that? Edit: I am using BibTeX ...
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Using \cite in natbib to get 's on author's name [duplicate]

I wish to have: "which builds on Skinner's (1938) observations...". I am using the package natbib and when I use \cite{Skinnner38) I get:"which builds on Skinner (1938) observations...". Is there a ...
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natbib displaying all authors in text without using \citep*

Evening, I have two references in my bibliography file that display all the authors instead of (Author et al., year) I have this at the start of my file: \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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Author year citation without comma

I am relatively new to the natbib package. I was wondering if there is an option to remove the 'comma' between an author name and year. For example, using the style apalike, I get (Name, year), but I ...
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Citing multiple references using natbib in ShareLatex

I am using this piece of code (as suggested by various questions/answers on tex.stackexchange.com. \documentclass{bioinfo} \usepackage[numbers,sort&compress]{natbib} \begin{document} ...
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citation inside a caption don't follow order of appearance [duplicate]

citations inside a caption of a figure don't follow the order of appearance in the document. I used this in the preamble \usepackage[square,numbers]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{unsrtnat} and ...
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Too many commas in name: Using Jabref and Texmaker

I'm using the natbib package in Latex with the \bibliographystyle{apalike}. I'm getting errors from my citations and it's due to how I'm listing the authors. The error I'm getting is "Too many commas ...
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citation with page number does not work

i want to cite some books as references and add the page number to the reference, for example i have this bibliography entry : @book{ref2, title={Introduction to Information Systems: Supporting and ...
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How could I cite from a video lecture/lecture note etc

I found a question related to a lecture note here: How to cite a lecture note But how could I cite a video lecture (from Youtube, or from coursera, Udacity, etc.) Thanks a lot. Update I would like ...
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How to make a reference to the first occurence of a citation in biblatex

How can I get the number of the footnote where an entry was cited for the first time using \ifciteseen? MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[ backend=biber, citetracker=true, ...
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help me for APA citation templet

I want to the apa reference style in an article. Can any one can help me in this regard. I am using kile to compile the LaTex file in UBUNTU platform.
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Babelbib - book citation with author and page numbers

I am using Overleaf to typeset my book using the Memoir class, and Babelbib\usepackage{babelbib}with bibliography style \bibliographystyle{bababbrv} to generate my references. I'm using ...
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cite an existing equation into a reference

I have a problem into citing an equation that exists on a book, I have referenced the book at the end of my tex as an bibitem (for ex: \bibitem{book}...), but I want to specify that an equation number ...
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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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Stepwise show `\footfullcite`

The following Q&A is based on an answer I wanted to give for How to change color of a single citation in a given beamer frame?, but since a radical edit of the question, my answer does no ...
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How to use the “breakcites” package everywhere but in one chapter

I am writing my thesis with the "book" class, using the "breakcites" package. In one chapter, it would actually be more convenient not to have the package. Is there a way to deactivate the package ...
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How to change color of a single citation in a given beamer frame?

I am using beamer for making slides. I want to change the color of both footnote mark and full citation in such a way that First citation and mark appear red Second citation and mark appear blue ...
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Changing default \citet font in biblatex

I'm using biblatex to manage my citation in a natbib style : \usepackage[style=alphabetic,maxnames=6,natbib=true]{biblatex} However when I use the \citet command, the author's name is in a \textsc ...
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Citation Style Language (CSL)

How can I use Citation Style Language(CSL) in LaTeX Bibliography? It seems fantastic, there is 2,803 Citation Style right now in Zotero Style Repository. The Citation Style Language (CSL) is an ...
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What kind of citation style is it?

I am writing my doctoral thesis, but I am frustrated when I try to output the reference format as my school required, it's required as follow (Only the following three types are needed in my thesis), ...
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Citing with Bibtex: .bbl file built, but not citing at all [closed]

I seem to have issues getting citations working in TeXmaker. Code is roughly as follows: %%% citations \usepackage{natbib} \bibliographystyle{plain} %stuff \begin{document} \maketitle ...
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Citing - how to get pp. 78.

I often want to cite with pp.78, denoting page 78 and following. Is there a way to do that directly in a way of \autocite[78]{title}?
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citation authors lastname

I want to define my own citation: @book{Abecker2002, author = {{Abecker, Andreas and Hinkelmann, Knut and Maus, Heiko and M{\"{u}}ller}, Heinz-J{\"{u}}rgen}, note = {ISBN:978-3540429708}, title = ...
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Direct Citation With Author's First Letter Capitalized

I'm trying to make a direct citation on my text, where I need only the first letter of the author's name to be capitalized. For some reason natbib's \Citet (with capital C) does not capitalize the ...
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citation style makebst

I want to create my citation style as the following: one author: first four letters (e.g.: [Wern97]) two authors: first two letters from author 1 and first two letters from author 2 (e.g.: [BeBe79]) ...
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Adding comma after TITLE (before year) in citation

This question can be seen as an extension to this one (How to add a comma between author and year) which does not, however, contain an answer to my question. In the same context, I am trying to ...
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Failure to use bibliography in other tex file

I have two .tex files: reftest.tex which contains the main details: reference, figure, equation; and cross_ref.tex. In cross_ref.tex, I want to cross-reference citation of refernece in the reftest.tex ...
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Changing cite color in elsarticle

I like using elsarticle in writing a paper and I like cite color of the Elsevier published journals as shown below. However, I cannot change the citecolor by using the following command in latex: ...
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How to change “and” to ampersand, & in citations using BibDesk? [duplicate]

So I have TeXShop for mac, and this comes with BibDesk. Have used BibDesk to create a database with all my references in, and am using this with TeXShop in my LaTeX document. My advisor wants me to ...
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want bibliographic entries sorted alphabetically [duplicate]

How can I put the reference in alphabetical order, not in order of apparition in the text? I'm using \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,openright,twoside]{book} ...
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arxiv citation function

Suppose I have a bibliography entry that looks like this (I'm using biblatex): @article{foo, author = {A. Author}, title = {Super article}, archivePrefix = "arXiv", eprint = ...
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Replace undefined reference ?? with custom text?

I'm using luatex and the cleverref package while writing a large document. I often only want to compile only parts of it, but I'd like my output to be a little nicer when I only compile a single ...
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Ignoring optional argument in bibliography entries

I have a long list of references that are of the form, for example: \bibitem[optionalarg]{label} Text of the reference When I compile the source, this makes the cited reference to appears as ...
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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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Getting a citation on the same line as an equation, in theorem environment

Just wondered if anyone could help me with this issue. I'm trying to reference a theorem using \cite{ref}, but the theorem finishes with an equation, so the citation move onto the next line. This is ...
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Problem with Reftex - how to get it to index bib for all files?

edit : here's a screencast of the problem for me : https://vid.me/uBHN I have cloned this project : https://github.com/vermiculus/smppaper I have then created a new file in the sections directory ...
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One \cite crash all

I'm new to this. And I understand nothing. Please, explain me what happen. I use \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[ backend=biber, style=authoryear, natbib=true, ...
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Notes and citations “in the back”

Is it possible to place both the notes and the citations in the back, though this would still be regulated by biblatex? So, instead of having footnotes/citations (MLA stlye for instance) right in the ...
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When using bibulous, how to use semicolon as separator of multiple citations

It seems that bibulous is not compatible with natbib. How should I set if (Merrill, 2009;Fonseca, 2015) is desired instead of (Merrill, 2009,Fonseca, 2015).
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How to include biblatex \nocite authors in authors index

Occasionally using biblatex I want to reference an authored work (i) without including a formal citation in the text, while (ii) including the work in the bibliography, and (iii) including all of the ...
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Citations: Reference year right parenthesis not part of reference

I am using the Chicago package and when using the \shortciteN{} command, the right parenthesis around the year is not linked where as the rest of the reference is. For example, below is my preamble ...