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Change position of prenote when ibid (if statement in \DeclareCiteCommand)

The referencing guide that I follow requires the prenote to come after the 'Ibid' literal in cases where ibid is appropriate. For example: s 1 Really Awesome Statute. s 3 Ibid demonstrates awesome ...
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Deleting Footnotes Temporarily For Better Readability

In a document I use \autocite and \footnote(and biblatex what might not be an important information). I redefined \footnote (\renewcommand{\footnote}[1]{}) in order to produce a document with no ...
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How to Hyperlink the Citation

At present I am using WinEdt v 5.5. My question is, how can I hyperlink the citation such that by clicking the cited number in the article(of a .pdf file) it will automatically take me to ...
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Wrapfig bug when immediately followed by citation

I noticed that with wrapfig, if the first text is a citation or cross reference, wrapfig ignores the entire paragraph and the paragraph spools over the top of the image. Don't ask me to put a full ...
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Package natbib: change in-text citation [Johnson 1990] to [Joh1990]

I'm using natbib and I'd like to change the in-text citation. If author and year are Johnson 1990 the output should be [Joh1990], I want natbib to print the first three letters of the author and the ...
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Biblatex \textcite using a superscript reference number

I would like to typeset the citation number produced by \textcite as a superscript number, rather than enclosed by brackets, in line with the rest of my document. Is it possible to typeset "Author ^1" ...
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LyX: Question mark [?] instead of reference number after installing new .bst file

Hello I'm new in using LyX 2.0.6 with MacTex, and I'd try to import a citation style (file named plos2009.bst from http://www.ploscompbiol.org/static/latexGuidelines) into the BibTex style folder. I ...
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Biblatex: Can We Delete `\autocite` From Biblatex?

Why do we have two different commands for citing? One when citing exactly one source (\autocite) and another one that is conceived to be used when citing more than one source (\autocites)? If you ...
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Citing the name of the collaboration/first author only with bibtex

I want to cite a collaboration using the natbib package. bibliography.bib is something like: @article{entry_name, author={{CollaborationName} and {Author1} and {Author2}}, year=2013 } \...
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\cite without hyperlink (Citation in captions)

I want cite a reference (by using \citet, \citeauthor or \citeyear.) inside a \caption{}. Something like this: \caption{Characteristics assessed in \citet{perell_fall_2001}} I'm using the natbib ...
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Biblatex apa-style citation link issue [closed]

The biblatex apa-citation only link the year other than author-year together. apa-style: while the citation of a typical journal paper looks like this: So how to make the default apa-style ...
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how to \cite without an entry in the bibliography?

Even though it may sound weird: is it possible to have a \cite{key}-command that cites a bibliographic item without including that item in the bibliography? As it were, I am looking for the opposite ...
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Multiple references for three [duplicate]

How can I write some references like this, [1,3 and 6], some friends gave me this [1 and 3] but it doesn't work well for more than 2 references, but I need it for three or more like [1, 3, 8, and 9]
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How to cite an online brochure

I want to cite an online brochure, but there is no author name, it is a brochure of a company. How can I cite this in BibTeX?
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biblatex - year in parentheses for references with authoryear? [duplicate]

According to guidelines, besides printing the year in parentheses in the bibliography (which is working by default), I must have the year in parentheses for the references. Also, I have to use ...
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BibTeX: citing a standard in IEEEtran style [closed]

This should really be a comment on BibTex: citing IEEE standard, but I only have enough rep to ask a new question. Here is how you can cite a standard in BiBteX using the IEEEtran style. The code is ...
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Citing a reference in a table

I was preparing a table in my research paper where I was having a formula in one column and the name of the Mathematician who discovered it in another column. I also want to cite the paper of the ...
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BibLatex Cite Primary Source Within Book

How do I cite a Primary Source within a secondary source? For example, in Eyewitness to Irish History, a section of the Primary Source The Mystery of the Casement Ship, the particular section being a ...
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Natbib In-Text Citation displays (author?)

I have taken a look through many other questions on this subject but cannot seem to fix my issue. Essentially while references display correctly I cannot get the author citation to appear in my text ...
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Compile sequence: citing in the glossary

I'm trying to add a reference to a source in my bibtex bibliography in one of my glossary entries. However, it remains a questionmark! When I compile two times in a row, it works fine, though. My ...
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Issues with APACite package undefined control sequence \bibitem

I get the following errors when I try to cite with apacite Undefined control sequence \bibitem{GDP:2012} You can't use `\relax' after \the \bibitem{GDP:2012} Citation `GDP:2012' undefined There were ...
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Superscript citations with letters to denominate different pages

I've been using natbib in my thesis with the 'author year' citation style. By far the most common way of doing citations in my field of study is superscript, so I want to change to natbib's super ...
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Problems with BibLaTeX and origyear in bibliography

This is my first time posting a question here so please excuse some mistakes. What I want to do is to cite something with its original publication year and have it appear as such in my bibliography. I ...
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How to cite email/correspondence in IEEE format?

I have several email conversations I would like to cite in my PhD thesis. The bibliography style that I'm using is \bibliographystyle{IEEEtranSN}. I know that style is not IEEE compliant in a strict ...
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Colon problems in BibLaTeX citation style

I have to use the bibliography entry for the first citation of a source. This bibliography string contains several colons which are unfortunately not visible in the footnote. The following minimal ...
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Redefine \cite for brackets [duplicate]

EDIT: I finally found out how to do it: \newrobustcmd*{\parentexttrack}[1]{% \begingroup \blx@blxinit \blx@setsfcodes \blx@bibopenparen#1\blx@bibcloseparen \endgroup} \AtEveryCite{% \let\...
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Citing author or year only without natbib

I have to submit this article, in which I need to cite Smith [2012] as opposed to [Smith, 2012] Easy. With natbib I just use \citet. Except that I just realised the publisher doesn't want ...
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BibTeX in LaTeX document

For referencing in my LaTeX documents, I use the thebibliography command. However most of the times I find the information of my citations in BibTeX format. Manually editing BibTeX file to convert ...
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how to have the journal name shown when I cite a paper in beamer?

I am writing a beamer presentation and I would like citations to appear (in the text!) like [Doe et al., Journal of Latex Greatness, 2007] Instead if I use only the \cite{} command (together ...
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Remove name of the source in bibliography list

I use TeX for writing my thesis. In bibliography list I need to remove a source number. Now when I cite some source I use standard cite tag, e.g.: \cite[p.~234]{AuthorName} and in document there ...
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Adding citations as I write and not at the end of my writing

I'm using LyX for writing my article. And I want to add a bibtex library to add references for it. I can do that and then add citations from that library without a problem. But the thing is, I'm ...
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Weird thing in references/bibliography page [closed]

I'm writing my thesis but I have a huge problem. I'm using BibTeX to make the bibliography, but when I run my project,in the references page of my pdf created file I have beside the number of the ...
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BibLaTeX Citetracker Confusion

I have the following requirement: For the first time an author / the authors are mentioned, there has to be a "full" citation, matching the entry of the bibliography. After that, a short form is used, ...
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Getting a Harvard-style list of references using Biblatex

I've been dabbling with biblatex because I'm using TeXpad on the iPad. I have managed, I think, except for one thing: the final references are all numbered in the sequence they were used rather than ...
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Bibtex Key definition

I only recently started using Latex for my university documents and for my current one I am using a template provided by them. I am using bibtex to manage my sources. Here is an example bibtex-entry: ...
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How to edit in-text citation in plainnat style?

I manage my bibliography with JabRef and everything is OK but I have a problem with my plainnat.bst file. Possibly, I want my in-text citation to be like: [Author et al., year] or [Autor, Autor et al.,...
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How to exclude citations in frontmatter from bibliography ordering using bibtex?

In my PhD thesis I have to include a few pages in the frontmatter that disclose that some chapters have been published as papers, including citations to the papers. These citations then appear as [1], ...
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How to insert RTL citations in a LTR article using BibTex?

How can I insert a RTL citation (e.g Persian) in a LTR (e.g. English) article using BibTeX?
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Multiple Citations without outer parentheses

Using the AAAI style included here and detailed here, when I cite several authors like so: \cite{X,Y,Z} I get: (Xauthor, Xyear; Yauthor, Yyear; Zauthor, Zyear) when I cite like so: \citealt{X,...
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Extended ordering with \cite

I’m using the \cite package with by appearance ordering in the references section. All good, however I’d like to extend the ordering. Let’s say I use \cite(zhang2001, fisher2012, primroseIET2013) ...
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Correct representation of an institution as author while citing [duplicate]

I am new to using LaTeX and ran into the following problem. I make use of the apacite package. I made a .bib file with the following entry: @misc{Ambulancezorkort, author = {Rijksinstituut voor ...
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\parencite in footnote: where to put the full stop?

I am not entirely sure, if this question fits the agenda of this site. I you feel that it does not, please accept my apologies. Just a brief question: If I have a footnote with a quote, then ...
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Biblatex Citation Problem [closed]

I have my bibliography contained in my LaTeX document, as \usepackage{biblatex} Words... \cite{ref1} \begin{thebibliography}{9} \bibitem{ref1} ... \end{thebibliography} I've done this many times ...
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order of multiple keys in \cite-command

The biblatex-command \cite{key} can take several keys, separated by a comma: \cite{ckey1,akey2,bkey3}. The output is a list ordered alphabetically by surname: akey2; bkey3; ckey1 (where key of course ...
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Cite pop-up in Texstudio doesn't show up anymore

I'm using TeXstudio 2.5.2 together with Jabref 2.9.2 and BibLaTeX. Everything in my document works fine except that when I enter \cite no pop-up with all the bibliography entries shows up. The weird ...
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apacite - citing websites with no author [closed]

So I'm trying to cite a website using apacite. According to my teacher, the output has to look like: New child vaccine gets funding boost. (2001). Retrieved March 21, 2001, from http://news....
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Changing formatting URL biblatex verbose stile parentheses and Times New Roman Font [duplicate]

I am writing my thesis and I have some problems with the URL reference notes. I am using the verbose footcite package. I did some changes to the style but I still have problems with the URL's in ...
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How can I cite one ref in another reference?

I would like to know how can I make a citation like this: (autor1, 2000 in autor2, 2010) Is it possible in LaTeX without changing the format of all other citations?
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Latex not showing properly citations [closed]

I use the following latex command for citation at latex. \subsection{Subsection Example 1} some tex ~\cite{maccormack2003managing} some text and I get the following result. As you can see the ...
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Citing in the form “(Name, Year)”

Im currently writing a paper with the iop/emulateapj template (http://hea-www.harvard.edu/~alexey/emulateapj/). I want the following citation style to work: Defining what life is is a complex ...