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Multiple citations as footnotes in one line in beamer presentation style

Following this and this, for slides with a lot of citations appearing in footnotes, can I have multiple "author, year" citations on the same line, e.g.: 1 name year 2 name year 3 name year 4 name ...
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Format footnotes

How can I adjust the indent of the footnote (red arrow) and the space after the number in the footnote (blue arrow)? And why do I get this ugly new line artifact after a normal line break (green arrow)...
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How to order citations in bibtex of same author's papers

I am using an \bibliographystyle{apalike}. I like that the citations are ordered alphabetically. But, If I have some papers of the same author with different year and co-authors, I would like that ...
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Issues with Harvard style citation implementation [closed]

I'm about to write a document, where I'm required to use Harvard citation style in alphabetical order. Now I've searched for a few solutions and found the package Harvard which seems to work so far. ...
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How should I cite LaTeX itself?

I'm writing my Bachelor's thesis in \LaTeX and I noticed e.g. Python and Matplotlib have a preferred reference they want you to cite to acknowledge the project as a whole. What is the best/most formal ...
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Biblatex/biber, citing website with “updated” tag

what is the correct way to cite a website that has published date, but also a updated date? Example: https://www.philzimmermann.com/EN/essays/WhyIWrotePGP.html @online{PGP, author = {Philip R. ...
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Multiple citations same author same year using biblatex---list year

I have searched for a solution but so far I haven't been successful. My citations for same author same year appears as: (King 2000a,b, 2001a,b). However I would like it to appear as: (King 2000a, ...
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Is there a way to optimize citation order?

Currently, within each citation block, I'm listing citations by date. So I'll have a command with something like:\cite{Miro2012,Ling2010,Takao2010,Unruh2009,Goff2008,Kubatko2007,DeAquino2001,Rose1994,...
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Changed Biber/Biblatex citation styles, changed back, now citation keys instead of citations are displayed

I am attempting to create an APA citation of the format (Rubinstein, 1994, p. 773). The instructions I found online say to use: \parencite[p.~773]{Rubinstein1994}, with the following set-up: ...
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change tracking commands have issues with citations

I am revising a scientific publication and keeping track of the changes using the \added{}, \deleted{}, and \replaced{bad}{good} commands. The compilation fails when trying to replace/add/delete text ...
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Redefining `scriptsize` and `smartcite` size

I'm trying to change the size of indices, both super- and sub-. I thought that by redefining \scriptsize it would do the trick, but it doesn't. Also, I tried to redefine \textsuperscript, but it doesn'...
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Getting in-text reference to load

This has been frustrating me for a while. When I am working on my paper and my bibtex file has been properly synced, and one or two citations are cited and properly updated as I write the paper, ...
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Latex - BibTeX throws 3 errors

I'm quite new to LaTeX, so the problem might be simple, but I'm not sure about why.... I'm using LaTeX on Windows, (MiKTeX) and working with Texmaker. This is the code I'm trying to use: \...
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Bibtex errors “Environment thebibliography undefined”

I'm trying to get the simplest code to work to try bibtex but I can't figure it out dispite following tutorials/searching. I'm using texmaker and I'm quite new to this. I get these messages: ! LaTeX ...
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Why do the .bbl-file and BibTeX database not contain the same information?

I have a question regarding using references. It was all working the way it was supposed to work until yesterday night. I am writing my research proposal and I am citing a lot of papers. At some point,...
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Using hyperref for a citation

I need to cite a reference with a custom text. However, I cannot make it work. Please see the following example. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} See \hyperref[ct1]{...
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Using Bibtex, how to remove the [keyword] that appears before the final list of references?

How can I remove the information [keyword] placed just before the final list of references? I just want the citation [keyword] in the text, but in the final list of references I want only the ...
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split output into multiple files [duplicate]

Is there a way to automatically split the output into different PDF files? The reason is that I want to generate a document "paper.pdf" and a different document "supplementarymaterial.pdf", with ...
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How to cite an epub or ebook with biblatex-dw?

Background Reading so-called electronic books is becoming increasingly common, not only as a leisure activity, but also as a serious means to do research. However, there is some reluctance to embrace ...
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Full First Name of Author in Reference List

Can someone suggest a bibliographystyle where 1. Within the text, citations are only with surnames and year; say Brown and Rahman (2016). 2. But, in the reference list we have the full first name of ...
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How to use multiple citation styles in the main document with elsarticle?

I am trying to add author's name in addition to reference number with elsarticle. However with MWE given below I am unable to do so. Expected output MWE output MWE \documentclass[review, sort&...
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cite with superscript, also Vgl. and Pagenumber in Bibliography

I'm quite new to LaTeX and I'm currently clueless how to implement superscript references to the bibliography and also things like "Vgl." and Pagenumbers in the bibliography. I'm using biblatex \...
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Bibliography conforming to “ISO 690” standard using natbib in LaTeX

I have searched a lot about ma problem and did not get any fruitful results. So i hopefully get the help here. I am using natbib package for reference citation. I would like to get the bibliography ...
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quote command similar to bibliography

I have a book project that will be peppered with citations, as epigraphs to chapters and in the body of the text. I plan to have an index of the citations with proper reference to the source. Some ...
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How to cite sections using apa6 document class

I'm using apa6.cls document class: \documentclass[jou,apacite]{apa6} I'm trying to use \secref to refer to different sections. I tried: \newcommand{\secref}[1]{Sec.~\ref{#1}} However, all I'm ...
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Sorting the alphabetic citations with biblatex

EDIT:@PLK In fact, this happens only with texlive 2016 (up to date) with biblatex 3.4, and not with texlive 2015 up to date.... I forgot that I was on texlive 2016, not on the stable one. ============...
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citing first name on top of family name while using \cite [duplicate]

I am using natbib for citations. And I want to dislpay the whole name of the author while citing in the body of the text \citep{smith1990} give usually only the family name (Smith, 1990). ...
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Different comma placement in textcite and parencite,

I have a problem with 'mit-quotes'. There is always a comma between 'et al.' and the year in textcite, but I only want this comma in parencite, What I want: when I use \textcite I want this "...
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changing the bahaviour of the command \cite when the bibitem is not already defined

When I use \cite[p. 114]{Smith} and the bibitem Smith is not defined in the bibliography, one gets the warning there were unresolved citations. Consequently an output something like [?, p. 114] ...
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Bibliography not Capitalizing probably with SP document class and style [duplicate]

I'm trying to write a document for a class using Tex. I'm using the $sp.cls, which should load the $sp.bst files from the journal Semantics and Pragmatics. Here is my current document: \documentclass{...
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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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How to make bibliography sort by appearance? [duplicate]

I am using lyx with book document and I added bibliography by using bibliography environment. I have now more than 50 references and they are not ordered,, is there any thing I can do to solve this ...
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Citations using apacite

I am using apacite package to cite in my code, but it doesn't work. They show question marks when I run it. Here's the .tex and .bib. I am using texmaker. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \...
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Make just part of titles uppercase with biblatex

I'm trying to make a biblatex replacement to the abntex2cite bibtex package (a package for brazilian norms), and one of the requirements is that, in the absence of an author, the title should be used ...
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Problem with citation in latex Springer journal template

I am writing an article in springer using svjoul3.cls. I have imported all my reference detail to bibfile. Any time use the fallowing command in MiKTeX, I confront with an error. any suggestion? \...
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Ignoring parentheticals in LawTeX citations

The LawTeX package (here) includes bluebook.sty to automate legal citations. In legal writing, the term "Id." is used to repeat the immediately preceding citation. But there's an exception (Bluebook ...
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Is it possible to translate the 'and' separator in references using BibTeX?

I'm using the standard plain style for my bibliography. My document is written in Dutch, so I'm using the babel package, but the and separator before the last author isn't translated to the Dutch ...
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Rstudio, sweave: citation X on page Y undefined on input line Z

I was looking through the previous questions but I couldn't find someone with the same problem. Apologies if this has already been answered previously. I am using sweave in Rstudio to create a paper. ...
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Change bibliography style in AMSREFS to e.g. APS style? [closed]

I am using the amsrefs package to build the reference list for my Latex file. However, I can't seem to figure out how to change the citation style to APS. Here's an MWE including a quick description ...
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Bibliography errors when using \cite{example}, \bfseries invalid in math mode

Everything else works except for the references, not quite sure why. The aux file always replaces the file I want to load with another empty .bib file too.
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Norwegian in natbib

I have a small problem with some of my citations. I am writing my thesis in Norwegian, so the package natbib doesn't cite my sources the right way when there are two authors because of the ...
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Problems compiling citations into latex document

TexMaker stopped working on my computer a little while ago so I started using TexShop. In the most recent version of my document when I compile it will not load in any of the citations, I'm pretty ...
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Biblatex: is there a more elegant way for this type of citation? [duplicate]

I want to produce a citation of two texts where the author of the first text is the subject of a sentence (but not the other). More precisely, this is the kind of citation I want: Author_A (1999; see ...
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Undefined citations error

When I try to cite references from my bibliography, they get a 'warning' of being undefined when I print the PDF the citations are there but only with the name of the bibitem and not the number. \...
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Emphasising Citations in the text (not just bibliography)

I have a few bibliography entries that are especially important, such as the one by Genius and Vader in the example below. From the example we can see that "Lasers and Death Stars" is clearly an ...
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How to change label/reference formats

I have just been using the default label and reference formats, i.e. $\label{eqn:a}$ and \ref{eqn:a} but I was wondering if there's a way to change the format of the references. For example if I am ...
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Empty Bibliography error despite implementing multiple fixes?

I have been trying to sort this out for almost a straight day and any fix I find for similar problems doesn't seem to work. I am using TeXStudio to write my thesis and my bibliography isn't being ...
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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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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 SVM-...
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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: @book{...