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How can I insert a complete reference into abstract using BibTeX (elsarticle)

Following [1] \documentclass{article} \usepackage[numbers]{natbib} \usepackage{bibentry} \newcommand{\ignore}[1]{} \newcommand{\nobibentry}[1]{{\let\nocite\ignore\bibentry{#1}}} % apsrev entries in ...
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How do I cite authors without compiling them in the bibliography?

I'm writing an abstract and i cite some authors. How can I just cite them without relating them to a bibliography database? Isn't there a simple solution to that?
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how to get TexShop to auto-complete custom citation and cross-reference commands

I'd like to use a custom cross-referencing command, called \pref{}, in TexShop and have it trigger autocompletion the way \ref{} does. Similarly for a custom citation command \citepage{}. I have the ...
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How to force latex to abbreviate additional authors with “et al.”?

I use the "ecta" bibliography style and it works fine for one exception. I have many different citations that include more than 2 authors. However, there is only one citation latex is using the names ...
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natmove in reverse

I am reformatting a document; the previous reference format used superscripts (where cite marks should follow punctuation) and the current format is in line with the text in parentheses (where cite ...
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Cite reference in LaTeX?

I want to create cite source in latex using texmaker and mendeley. So that whenever I click on the cited reference it directly goes to reference part where that cited reference is mentioned.
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Disallow line break in \cite

How can I disallow line break in \cite? Two bibtex entries are @book{is, author = "Mörður Árnason", title = "Íslensk orðabók", publisher = "Edda", address = ...
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(??) when citing, error message during Latex typesetting!

I use \cite commands and recently, only from a certain line in my document, the references are written as (?) but the full references are found at the end of my document like previously.. Error ...
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Intext citation in IEEE format

I am trying to cite my bibliography in IEEE format using the \cite command. However, the generated output appears like (1) rather than [1]. Here is a snippet of my file: \usepackage[]{natbib} ...
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bibliography with Mendeley, the bibliography list is created, but with no identification number []. If I \cite{ref} it looks like [0]?

I am new in LaTeX and I am stuck on this bibliography problem. My LaTeX looks like this: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,twoside,openright,pdftex]{book} \begin{document} \bibliography{mybib}{} ...
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Question mark instead of citation number

I've browsed the forums and found a number of posts that have addressed this issue, but none of the solutions seem to work for me. I have the following script that I just copied from the bibtex home ...
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How to change the conjunction “and” in a custom bst file?

I created a custom bst file with a harvard citation style. Currently the conjunction between author names is "and". I would like to keep "and" for text citations, ex: Author1 and Author2 (1999) ...
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Supercite with square brackets

Same requirements as this question. But as soon as I try to set the style option, I get this error (Bibliography macro 'site' undefined): MWE (comment the 3rd line in to reproduce the error): ...
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Problem with brackets when typesetting Latex when \cite used, when removed, problem with bibtex - undefined!

I have oceanbib.bib: %% This BibTeX bibliography file was created using BibDesk. %% http://bibdesk.sourceforge.net/ %% Saved with string encoding Unicode (UTF-8) @article{essd-7-47-2015, Author ...
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Problem with \cite{key}

I'm having frustrating issues with my bibtex citation. In my .bib file, I have a citation like: @article{Bonte2008, author = {M.H.A Bonte and AH van den Boogaard and J Huetink}, title ...
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Citing two different ways within same document

I am using the unsrt bibliography style which formats references in text as [1]. This is fine most of the time, but occasionally I would like to write it as Reference 1 or [Ref. 1]. Is there a simple ...
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\citet command displays “(author?)”

Im using natbib and \bibliographystyle{alpha}. Occasionally a \citet command produces a proper citation mark, but also "(author?)" in bold face. Why is that? Example: It happens for the citation ...
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How to change bibliography locale in pandoc? [closed]

I'm trying to render a document from MarkDown to PDF using pandoc: pandoc my-document.md \ --csl=citation-style.xml \ --standalone \ --smart \ -V documentclass=report \ -f ...
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Hyperref link to bibliography entry?

Is it possible to create a link to a particular bibliography item? I'm hoping for something like: This \hyperref[MyKey]{link} takes you to the same place as \cite{MyKey}. A full (non-working) ...
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Hyperlinked footnote and footcite markers automatically separated by raised commas

The posting Incompatibility between footmisc-option multiple and hyperref contains a solution to having consecutive footnote markers hyper-linked and automatically separated by raised commas. How to ...
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Italic page numbers using gb4e

A while I asked multiple questions regarding the construction of a quotation environment that - among others - is automatically indenting when exceeding a certain number of lines and that is ...
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TextMate \cite syntax highlighting [closed]

When I open a LaTeX document in TextMate, the syntax highlighting makes the part in braces in any cite command colored red, as if there is an error: \cite{why-is-this-red} Is there an easy way to ...
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Bibliography with Biblatex not working [duplicate]

I'm having problems trying to create a bibliography using biblatex. In my preamble of my main document file I have the following: ...
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Customize biblatex citations

I'm exploring the capabilities of biblatex. I'm using the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[style=alphabetic,natbib=true,backend=bibtex]{biblatex} \usepackage{filecontents} ...
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How to change citations in the text from brackets to parentheses?

My problem is as follows: I composed my thesis using the thesis template provided by Matthias Pospiech (http://www.matthiaspospiech.de/latex/vorlagen/) He used the biblatex package for bibliographies. ...
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Remove the comma after the URL from the bibliography

I am getting a comma after the URL link in the bibliography which I want to remove since it does not belong there. How can I remove the comma from the bibliography? tex file: \documentclass[ ...
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How to fix citation number [IEEE style] for some references

I am working on a review article and stuck at following scenario. Scenario: I want to fix citation number [IEEE style] for some articles/papers in bib file so that i can make diagrams(jpg: from ...
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configuration of in-line references for IEEE conference paper

I'm trying to use the following references for an IEEE conference publication, originally I wrote the paper using a different style, and it seems they're incompatible. I've tried to include the code ...
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Link to reference ShareLaTeX

I use this to cite References: \cite{art1} And to declare: \renewcommand{\bibname}{References} \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{References} \bibliographystyle{unsrt} \bibliography{refs} ...
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\cite command prints both 'et al' and all the authors names

I am using the following citation @article{valuation-basket-credit, title={Valuation of basket credit derivatives in the credit migrations environment}, author={Bielecki, T.R. and Cr{\'e}pey, S. ...
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Use numbered references within Natbib document

I am working on a document in LyX that uses Natbib for reference formatting. I like having author and year for the in-text citations. However, for the specific case of citing references in a table, I ...
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Should you put citations before or after interpunction?

This probably also could go to English.SE, but I'm not sure. When I want to cite a source for a complete sentence, you put the citation before or after the period? And if you cite for a word, or ...
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What is an elegant way to prepend some text to a bibliography entry using \cite{} in revtex 4-1?

I'm working with revTeX and using \cite{AuthorName2011} to refer to some piece of relevant literature. This adds a number to the text and a bibliographic entry to the bibliography section. I want to ...
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Beamer citation formating in definition

I'm trying to insert a citation after a definition/theorem in the beamer class to resemble the following: Definition [1] Here is my definition. I can partially accomplish the above using ...
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How do I cite author in LaTeX?

How do I cite authors in LaTeX? I tried using natbib package ---- doc.tex ---- ... \usepackage{natbib} ... \citeauthor{736184} ... ---- doc.bib ---- @inproceedings{736184, author = {Broder, ...
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Keep the citation number in the document incremnted consecutively

I have use the \bibliographystyle{ieeetr} before as style for my Bibliography but when I wanted to add URL to the article entry, The ieeetr style did not recognize the URL. Therefore I changed the ...
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Add URl to the article in the bibliography

I did not find a journal for the paper I have cited from. Therefor I want to add an URL of the article entry in the bibliography. I have already added it but I am getting for this note (accessed on ...
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BibLaTeX: Highlight Self-References

I am looking for a way to highlight references to my own previous publications using BibLaTeX (alphabetic cite and bibliography style), for example by using double brackets as citation marks in the ...
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Citations in table appearing first

I am using \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} and I have tried unsrt as well. I have a table in Section 2 of my document which has a lot of citations. These citations get numbered from [1] onward, instead ...
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Acronym in the paper title does not appear in uppercase in reference list

I created bibliography using BibTeX. I am using IEEETran style. The paper title in the references list does not show acronyms in upper case. e.g UDP and TCP is shown as udp and tcp.
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Got citation undefined when using pdflatex

When using pdflatex to compile my tex file I got all citations replaced with question marks. However when compile with WinEdit I got all citations right. I checked the differences between the two aux ...
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Lyx: References not available [closed]

I am using Mendeley to compile my references and papers. I export automatically a .bib file for the folder in question and it appears and updates seemingly perfectly. However, with a ...
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finding missing citation biblatex

I am working toward completing my book in xelatex and biber. The book has a master file and various chapters in different files. As I am correcting the final draft and creating the index before the ...
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jurabib, I only want to show “ibid. (as in no.*)”

I cited once in page 1. When I cite the same article in page 2, it keeps showing the full title. This takes a lot of space when I have a lot of citations. I would like to only have "Authors, ...
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BiBTeX - citations fail

I placed my bibliography just before the end of the file. \bibliography{mybib}{} \bibliographystyle{plain} @article{damodaran2010comatose, title = {Comatose Markets: What if Liquidity is Not the ...
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modification in the \cite command to show page

I have a little problem. I am using the abntex2 package in my document, and I am using bibtex to make the bibliography. When I use, for instance, \cite{reis}, that gives me the name of the author and ...
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Reference Numbers missing at output [duplicate]

I am using BibTeX for my Bibliography. The problem I am facing is that, I am not getting the square numbers "1" at the output. Kindly help me please. Output PDF
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How to cite/reference a paper in latex

I am preparing a manuscript in Latex. I want to cite/reference a paper in a paragraph. I cite it using the example format "This is my manuscript \cite{bibtex_key}." then it returns me an output as ...
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cite references in the text by superscript numbers and listed at the end in order they are cited in the text

How I can cite references in the text by superscript numbers and listed at the end of the paper in the order in which they appear in the text e.g Engel KH, Heidlas J, Tressl R. Food is wonderful, I ...
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Getting \cite{} autocompletion to work in gvim with latex-suite on windows 7

I am using gvim (latest version) with latex-suite (latest version) on Windows 7 32 bits. This is a fresh install from my previous Ubuntu setup. Everything runs fine except for cite autocompletion, and ...