{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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Option “abnt-year-extra-label” of package “abntcite” does not work [closed]

Just did as recommended by the abntcite package docs, and set \usepackage[alf,abnt-year-extra-label=yes]{abntcite} in order to have references with same author and same year identified as year + ...
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Cite in caption beamer

\documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{tikz} \usepackage{wasysym} \usetheme{CambridgeUS} \title{Beamer o Beamer} \author{mishr} \begin{document} ...
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Beamer poster citations at wrong place due to use of minipage

I want to add a couple citations to my poster but I face a problem regarding the place where the citations appear. In the code that follows (minimum example which for some reason I cannot understand ...
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Make biblatex treat different author names as same author in text citations

Some guy has written a few books, but he is inconsistent from book to book when it comes to including and/or abbreviating his middle name. When I cite this author in the text, I would like biblatex to ...
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Bibliography Issue apacite: Argument of \@@cite has an extra } [closed]

I am having an issue when citing references within my thesis. I use the apacite package. Below is the basic structure of the code: \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{apacite} \begin{document} ...
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question marks instead of citations / extended problem

I am having trouble with generating references. For some citations instead of authors names the file generates question marks. I tried the suggested found in this forum and already I am aware for the ...
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Biblatex \autocite in case of would-be nested footnotes

I have the same situation as the following user: biblatex: Enhancing \autocite in case of would-be nested footnotes I want to use \autocite within a \footnote. This results in the citation being ...
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Can citation numbers be stored as variables, then used in my tex file?

I'm trying to create a "flow chart" of papers that shows the progression of key ideas over time. A very basic example is this: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{tikz} \begin{document} ...
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Automatically indexing references by author and year

I'm writing a literature review, and would like to add indices for both authors and publication year (i.e., two separate indices). Now, I could manually enter the appropriate \index{} commands, but it ...
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BibTex: citing IEEE standard

My downloaded citation looks like this: @ARTICLE{893287, author={}, journal={IEEE Std. 1516-2000}, title={IEEE Standard for Modeling and Simulation (M Amp;S) High Level Architecture (HLA) - ...
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Capitalize no date “n.d.” in in-text citation with apacite style

Is there a way to capitalize the "n.d." or no date in in-text citation in LaTeX? As in: Lorem ipsum (Doe, n.d.) to Lorem Ipsum (Doe, N.D.) Or for the sake of it is there a way to customize "n.d." ...
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Remove indent with \cite

I don't want to have a space between my bracket and the default square bracket generate by the package cite. When I write: (\cite{ref1,ref2}) the result is: ( [1], [2]) instead of ([1], ...
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How do I set up my LaTeX document to enable me to cite from my BibTeX bibliography?

This may be an overly simplistic question but please bear with me... I have a BibTeX bibliography containing all of my references, set up using BibDesk. I am now trying to cite these references in my ...
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Author's name article dropped with \citename

I am having a problem with \citename dropping a name article, e.g. printing "Foerster" instead of "Von Foerster" in the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{biblatex} ...
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Include own reference list in CV

I have included papers I have authored in my main BibTeX library. How can I include full citations for these papers in a CV in LaTeX? I don't want a citation such as "Smith (2000)" anywhere in the CV, ...
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placing citations at the end of sentence

Is it possible to move all the citations that i have cited to appear at the end of the line in the compiled pdf doc. For example if i do The common \cite{cite1} trend in much of the preceding work ...
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Apacite - Different citation output for multiple authors

I have a question that I haven't been able to solve, even though I got through the documentation , web pages and apacite.bst code (although I'm quite new with this stuff). The problem is as follows: ...
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Default bibliography with bib-cite

I'm using Emacs 23 with bib-cite-minor-mode. However, this minor mode requires a \bibliography{} statement in the file. I have a master LaTeX file in which I have \include commands, so each section ...
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Modifying natbib \citep

I need to use a "modified Harvard" citation style for one of my papers, in which the citation should look like (Jones, 1990:99) where the author is Jones, the year is 1990 and the page is 99. ...
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Sorting citations using \cites command in biblatex

I am using biblatex for citations and bibliography. Now I often have lists of multiple citations, for which biblatex has the \cites command. Now I can get citations to automatically sort if I don't ...
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Customize the appearance of citations in biblatex

One of the benefits with natbib is that it allows you to customize with simple commands in the preamble how you want your citations to appear, with respect to what symbols to use between multiple ...
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The printing of biblatex' [prenote] in citation commands

As per the biblatex documentation page 92: All citation commands generally take one mandatory and two optional arguments. The [prenote] is text to be printed at the beginning of the citation. ...
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Clash between bibentry and hyperref with bibstyle elsart-harv

I'm using the bibentry package for inserting my bibitems into a CV without printing the bibliography. This works just fine until I load hyperref. Then I get the error message Lonely \item--perhaps a ...
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Citation with Harvard as an argument throws error

I'm trying to include the source citation everytime I use an image in my thesis. I have a self-written command to ease that process (code at the end of the post): \bild[citation]{label for ...
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how to use citation in references [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Citation in bibliography when having multiple authors I'm using bibtex for writing references with natbib package. If I use \citet command I get something like Green et ...
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Citation in bibliography when having multiple authors

I'm using bibtex for writing references with natbib package. I'd like to ask how to cite more authors. If I use \citet command I get something like Green et al. Is it possible to use some modification ...
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Disabling shortened citations in biblatex

I'm trying to disable short citations with the biblatex style verbose-ibid. It does everything I want, except for subsequent citations of the same work, where it only outputs a shortened citation (as ...
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biblatex: postnote behavior

With style=authoryear, biblatex has this neat feature of automatically adding "p. " or "pp. " before page numbers. My problem is that if I add a further comment after the page number such as ", ...
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biblatex: only use ibid in certain situations

biblatex has the option of using "ibid" in citations with the authoryear-ibid option. With this option activated, my pdf output contains both: (I) (ibid.); and (II) John (ibid). I would like to ...
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“direct” quotations and “entire paragraph” quotations

I need two types of citations which I have not figured out how to define: (see highlighted in grey) 1) As Owens stated (2008, p.97), ‘the value of...’ 2) Simone de Beauvoir (1972, p.365) ...
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Citing a Web Page with no author

For my thesis, I need to cite a lot of web-sources with no specific author. I'd like them to appear in the bibliography in the following format <title> <year>, accessed <date ...
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Citations with no date, e.g. (Aristotle n.d.)

I need to cite a work from antiquity that has no known date, using natbib and author-year citations. The best suggestion I've found is to write the citation using "n.d." (no date) for the year of ...
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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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Add a field to BibLaTeX output when \ifciteseen is true

I use biblatex with verbose and cite via \footcite{...} throughout the document. Problem is: if citing the same source twice, the verbose style outputs author surname and booktitle - but i need it to ...
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Citation within caption => avoid italics (biblatex)

In my document, the captions are set in italics. I use a customized biblatex author/year citation style. If I \cite within a caption, the citation is set in italics as well. How can I avoid that?
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Bibtex for non-literary work

do you have experience with bibtex and non-literary work? I'd like to cite things like movies, fine-art pieces and so on. How would you proceed? thanks.
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Cite multiple authors with page references [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Multiple citations with pages using BibLaTeX How can I best include citations with multiple authors and page references? That is, I would like the output to look similar ...
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How to cite a paper I didn't read?

The problem I have is that a paper that is cited by other papers I've read is not to be found. I've read only its abstract. I understand that what I want should look like Featherstone et al 1900 ...
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Bibtex failing to cite one entry? [closed]

I've been reading a very interesting PhD thesis, and I would thus like to reference it in my work. Unfortunately this bibtex segment didn't work with \cite{}, instead giving [?]: ...
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biblatex & TeX4HT: citations in footnotes = missing \begin{document}

the following code, which I'm trying to run through TeX4HT and biber in order to create an .odt file, results in a »missing \begin{document}« error, pointing to the aux file. Something about the ...
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multiple citation of references

When I use \cite{ref1, ref2}, I have a character "?" which appears for ref2 instead of the number of the reference. Do you know how can I cite multiple references using \cite{ref1, ref2} ?
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How to Change Citation Style in LyX? [closed]

I tried Natbib Author-year in Document Settings, but I get (author?) [2, 3] How do I get [FSS81], instead of [1]?
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References in IEEEtran?

I've downloaded the official IEEE LaTeX template but am having some trouble adding references in bibtex format. For instance if I wanted to cite and reference this article, given as: ...
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How can I use authortype to set articles automatically?

The BibLaTeX documentation mentions a field authortype: authortype field (key) The type of author. This field will affect the string (if any) used to introduce the author. Not used by the ...
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Different order for citations and the bibliography?

Is it possible to utilize two separate styles (one for citation and one for the bibliography)? I'm trying to format citations (authoryear, not numeric) in the style of unsrt and the bibliography in ...
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\autocite help with multiple entries in a single footnote

I am using BibTex and trying to get more than one citation in each footnoted citation. For example, this is what I want: D. C. Greetham, ``Introduction,’’ Scholarly Editing: a Guide to ...
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Replace the “AND” between authors' names in citations and references with its equivalent in another language, e.g., Spanish

I have been using the achicago package and the babel package for spanish language. When I employ the two, references with multiple authors are shown in the citations like (Mukange and Manamela) but it ...
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Natbib sorting and citation order by appearance

I've started writing my thesis using LaTeX (as recommended by the school) and as a complete novice at it, I've been stuck trying to figure out how to change the citation by order of appearance. I'm ...
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Citation order by year [closed]

I'm fairly new to LaTeX so this question may come off as trivial, but how would one go about sorting the elements within a citation by year? For example, my citation would read in alphabetical order ...
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biblatex: strictly identical footnote citations following each other

I'm using the verbose-trad2 citation style of biblatex and trying to change some things around. In my style, Idem is more restricted than just identical author name, so I set idemtracker=false. I also ...