{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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reference in online transaction

I used "online" latex to write my paper , when i tried to add reference after i added cite package and create tex file to add refernce and also i used this command: \bibliographystyle{ieeetran} ...
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Citations become question marks until I restart Latex

I've set up my bib as follows % The following statement selects the style to use for references. It controls the sort order of the entries in the bibliography and also the formatting for the in-text ...
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eliminate the space between multiple numeric citations - bioinfo.cls

I have a document that is using natbib via the following requirepackage command in bioinfo.cls line 827. \RequirePackage[numbers,sort&compress]{natbib} When I cite multiple papers using the cite ...
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Print all authors in \citename when maxnames=N is set [duplicate]

What I would like to do, is to print the full author list for a reference, in a document where I've set maxnames to a small number. I'd like the names printed as Firstname Lastname. The list of ...
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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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Biblatex and Beamer and IEEE problems [duplicate]

I am not entirely sure if this is unique to the beamer class, but I am running into a plethora of errors with a variety of biblatex commands when I use the ieee style (I am relatively sure that it's a ...
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Defining citation commands with different case for the same label

I am using LaTeX on Windows and I need to customize the formatting of citation labels in my thesis. I produced a new citation style fitting my needs for the natbib package, but I have trouble with ...
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Book class does not recognise the references in the bib file?

I am trying to create my first book using book-class. I have successfully included chapters and the reference pages of each chapter are shown flawlessly. However, for some reason my citations in the ...
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how to cite several enteries in tufte-book

I am using tufte-book for my document and I am trying to cite several entries in one \cite command but what I get is only one number for all the citations and also the citations are listed one after ...
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Adding URL to bibtex

I reference URLs through bibtex like this : @incollection{PROV, title={PROV-O: The PROV Ontology}, url = "\url{http://www.w3.org/TR/prov-o/}", year={2013}, publisher={W3C Recommendation} } ...
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Multiple citations condensed (different types) - FUQ

This is a follow up question to Several citations in the same bracket I want to cite multiple authors in the same \cite{} command instead of making each of them in separated. It works fine for ...
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Separate Reference list based on multiple bib files

I have read through out many post concerning the use of multiple .bib files in order to use \nocite and multiple bib files, into a CV. The goal is my cv to have a different sector per bib files. I ...
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Lonely item error in bibliography .bbl file

I want to create a .bbl file with bibitems to be able to use it with bib entry package. Below is a single example how I'm doing this: \begin{thebibliography}{1} \bibitem{ABC} Author Name {\em Title} ...
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Consistent punctuation with custom cite command

I am using the solution from Is it possible to fine-tune the citation positions in Tufte-BibLaTeX combination? which works nearly perfect. However the punctuation at the end of the citation is not ...
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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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How to cite a reference on Beamer as (author, year)

How can I change the citation style to "( author , year )" on beamer? The code is for "author year" \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[backend=bibtex,style=authoryear]{biblatex} \addbibresource{ppgeq....
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Problem with authoryear-icomp and ibidem in citation using BibLaTeX

I'm happily using BibLaTeX (3.4) with Biber (2.5). With some tricks found on http://tex.stackexchange.com I've obtained exactly what I desire for my bibliography but I have a problem with footnote ...
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Including brackets in citation hyperlinks

How do I include the whole citation, also the brackets, in my citation, so they become blue and works as a hyperlink as well in natbib. This is a MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \...
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@MastersThesis{} entry results in “MA thesis” output instead of “Master's thesis” with biblatex

I use biber and biblatex for my citations. Strangely, if I use the @MastersThesis{} entry, it doesn't output [96] Firstname Lastname. “Title goes here”. Master’s thesis. University of the South ...
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Citations in footnotes on the same page, using LyX?

I am aware that citations on the same page in LaTeX are possible with biblatex (1, 2). But how do I make them appear automatically as footnotes in LyX, when I add citations using the built-in ...
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Creating a legal bibliography and citation style from scratch [on hold]

General infos I'm a law student in Switzerland and I discovered about a week the beauty of LaTeX after having a big fight with MSWord (over pretty much everything). I got around the basics (paper ...
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How to create and utilize the Vancouver style in specific case?

I'm supposed to do a bibliography according to the Vancouver style available in BibTeX. I've been given the following reference and I've been told it's based on the Vancouver style: Seward JP. ...
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Bibtex does not create citation

First off, I am using TeXstudio, in case that information is important. After searching for hours, I was so deseperate that I simply took the example from this question, tried to run it and it doesn'...
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BibTeX Vancouver Style Fields

I have added the following book entry to the bibrefs.bib file which I use for entering the references: @book{3,‎ author = {Loo, P and Loo, H},‎‎ title = {Constant Stress}, translator = {...
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TeXstudio Citation Help [duplicate]

I am having trouble getting TeXstudio to produce IEEE style citations. I am using biblatex. When I compile the document, the citations are referenced by their ID, not by a number in brackets like ...
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Undefined Citation in sharelatex

I'm trying to write my thesis using Latex, but I keep getting an undefined citations warning. I've divided the thesis into chapters (each in their own folder) and each of the chapters into the ...
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Combine \footcite with \citeauthor

I'm fairly new on using LaTex, so maybe this is a really simple question to answer. I've rewritten the whole question due to the comments made. What I'm trying to do is to declare my own command that ...
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References to sections in apa6 not working

How do I refer to a section using \documentclass[jou,apacite]{apa6} What I tried: \ref{sec:section_name}: latex completely ignored this. \ref{section_name}: this was ignored as well. nameref{sec:...
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Clashing for package natbib

I want in my referencing in the text: (AuthorName , Year). Now I only get [1], [2], etc. \documentclass[whitelogo]{name-report} \usepackage[round]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{plainnat} \usepackage{...
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how to use harvard (authoryear) style to format citation call-outs

The paper is required to format citation call-outs with the harvard style (aka authoryear style) like: The content of my *.tex file is like this: ... \usepackage{natbib,stfloats} \begin{...
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LyX, Biblatex, ClassicThesis: How can I avoid line breaks in citations?

I suspect I am not the only person with this problem but I cannot find any solution for it: I am writing a thesis using LyX and the classicthesis template. I manage my bibliography with Zotero but ...
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Problems with bibtex, references citation

I am making a recopilation of different books in latex, an i am using a bibliography stored in a .bib file (10 books) as you can see below: @book{americanpsy2013, title={Diagnostic and ...
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Make PhD citations say “dissertation” rather than thesis

At my school, PhD works are generally referred to as dissertations rather than theses. My bibtex file has this entry: @phdthesis{Alsolami2012Auth, title = {An examination of keystroke ...
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newline just before \cite

Is there anyway to insert a newline just before \cite command i tried with \\ and \newline but i could not compile my document i got errors just where i inserted the \\ and \newline here is my latex ...
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bibtex, the last authors Initials are in a different order then the rest of the authors.

When I compile my .bib file using bibtex, the last authors Initials are in a different order then the rest of the authors. Consider the following example: the out put should be: Xu, L., Jordan, M.I.,...
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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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File .bib modified but results are not shown

I just downloaded the following template: http://www.latextemplates.com/template/masters-doctoral-thesis What I tried to do afterwards was modifying the .bib file called example.bib (which is the ...
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Generate a list of citations that can be safely combined

So, I've got some really ugly citations superscripts, the worst being " 11,20,80,81,83,85,90,91", but I was reading the achemso manual and noticed you can use citation groups, which would help clean ...
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Biblatex: make footcite look the same for all bibtex types

In the following MWE the title of both citations have a different format. One is italic, the other one in quotations. \documentclass[nobib]{tufte-book} \usepackage[% backend=biber, bibencoding=utf8,...
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biblatex: Remove space between p. and page number in postnote

How can I change a command like \textcite[][8]{example} to display p.8 rather than p.~8 in the text, while printing the postnote as-is if it does not resemble a page number. I tried using \...
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\nocite{*} for single bibdatasources with biblatex/biber

Several bibliography resources are used in one single tex-document. They resources have been added using: \addbibresource{}. Now I'd like to use the \nocite{*} command to print all references of one ...
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Different citation styles for multilingual bibliography using biblatex-gost package

I am using biblatex-gost package, style gost-authoryear. Since I have a multilingual bibliography, I need the citations look differently depending on the language of a particular bibliography item. ...
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verbose-ibid - first citation page number

I have the following Problem with verbose-ibid: whenever I autocite for the first time and indicate a page number, I get the page number of the full citation plus the one I want to cite. Example: \...
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Question mark or bold citation key 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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All my citations now show up as the name of the reference in bold instead of a number [duplicate]

I'm writing my dissertation in sharelatex (first time user). I currently have a lot of errors in my code, which I'm working on getting rid of as we speak, to see if it fixes the problem, but if it ...
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bibtex issue : Warning--I didn't find a database entry for “birks”

I'm having an issue using bibtex with pdflatex. Here is the file biblio.bib I'm using (with this exact format) : @Book{physiqueNucleaire, author = "Claude le Sech and Christian Ngô", title = "...
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What is the bibliography style similar to 'jneurosci' but without italics for journal field

I have been struggling to write my reference list according to the following style given by journal of ERE: Smith J, Jones M Jr, Houghton L et al (1999) Future of health insurance. N Engl J Med ...
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\addbibresource doesn't work with file contents [duplicate]

I want to cite using the \filecontents command for the books. But it doesn't recognize the books. It only shows the keyword in bold. It says citation "elch" is undefined \documentclass[12pt]{...
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How do I properly set up and cite a bibliographic entry from a bibtex file?

I'm getting an undefined control sequence error when I typeset my Latex document that cites an article in a linked BibTex library. How to fix? I have set my typesetter to pdfLaTeX > BibTex8, and path ...
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citing with a custom text not numbers or author name (Latex)

My friend is writing a math thesis in persian language. He wants to cite to references with author names and year both but in persian while the references (at the end of the thesis) are all in English....