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citestyle=authortitle-icomp, but including year?

I am nearly totally happy with \usepackage[citestyle=authortitle-icomp,bibstyle=authortitle,dashed=no,datezeros=no]{biblatex} because it shows the author and the (short) title in citations, but I ...
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Cite the appendix to a paper in bibtex

I would like to cite the appendix, written by Dr. X, of a published paper written by Profs Y and Z, and I am using bibtex. Unfortunately I am confused about how to do this. Of course both the appendix ...
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bibtex: Problem in Reference number Order

I am having problem with my bibtex reference number. The number does not increase in order as you can see from the screenshot below. The index goes from 1 to 3, 4, 5, and back to 2. Sorry in ...
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How to use citation in a figure

Goal: Use \cit{...} e.g. in a circle or box, etc., when drawing a figure. And then include this figure and compile it with pdflatex. With Xfig, we can do similar things with math mode, but how to do ...
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Automatically cite all author names instead of “et al.” on first occurrence?

I am using BibTeX and Natbib (author-year) for citing references in my document. Whenever there are three authors or more for a given paper, the citation will be "First author et al. (year)". This is ...
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Print only the name of first author without the 'et al.' when citing?

If one wants to replace 'et al' with something else, eg, "and co-workers" for some instances only, a citation mode that only produced the name would make that possible. Unfortunately, the \citeauthor{}...
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How to cite correctly

Consider i have this bibtex: @inproceedings{Ko:2011:SIW:2049536.2049545, author = {Ko, Eunjeong and Ju, Jin Sun and Kim, Eun Yi}, title = {Situation-based indoor wayfinding system for the visually ...
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biblatex-chicago authordate fullcite problem

The following might be a bug, but I'm wondering if anyone knows of a workaround. I have two bibliography entries with crossref, which I need to print using fullcite in my document. I do not want to ...
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Short links in BibTeX

Most of my citations have are websites, so I have filled the url field in BibTeX. However, with apalike2, it does not show them, so I put an \url{…} into there as well, copying the URL. For electronic ...
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How to cite full author name

I have been looking for a way to cite full authors with natbib. I have found some answers that I are (to me) somewhat incomprehensible, seeing that I am still a novice at Latex. So I'll ask here... I ...
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Using Bibliographies - where do I place the .bib-file

I am working on my FIRST .tex document. I have my .bib exported from Zotero. Where do I need to place my .bib file so as to enable TeXShop to find it? Do I need to specify a path like I do when ...
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biblatex: “and” as final delimiter when citing multiple entries [duplicate]

I want to change the style of the final (last) delimiter when citing multiple .bib entries with biblatex. I know that these can generally be changed by redefining \multicitedelim, but I want the ...
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How to cite newspaper with natbib

When I check my bib file, the newspaper article is included as @misc with all the information (I use Mendeley to build up my bib file). In the bibliography, however, the citation only includes author'...
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How can I cite a chapter in the same article or book

In other word, if I want to reference "Section II.A" in the article. What should I do, thank you.
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ACM Bibliography Style Natbib Error: 'Author undefined for citation'

I was writing an academic paper and the following method of citing an author was working until I had to switch to the acm bibliography style and I started getting the following error: Package natbib ...
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Citing e-books using LaTeX

What would be the best way to cite electronic books (e-books) with BibTeX? I am currently using the biblatex-chicago package to produce footnote references. I would like to know what entry type and ...
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Complex bibliography setup [closed]

I cite some things in footnotes, and want to cite some other things in bibliography using a numbered style. I have to use biblatex-gost style, and it provides the functionality. But I get issue: ...
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how to cite the numeric reference at beginning of sentence

I want to citing the numeric references using BibTeX. Problem arise when I try to cite a reference at the beginning of a sentence. e.g., when I try to cite \citet{TrHe02} at the beginning of sentence ...
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print “author author author (short: author1 et al)” first time using \citeauthor

is it possible to change this solution (for printing all authors, when \citeauthor is used the first time) that it prints Author1, Author2, Author3 (short Author1 et. al) ? changing the source to ...
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Auto citation in TeXmaker

My problem is similar to TeXmaker citation But as the above thread is closed so I am putting it as new question. In my TeXmaker, the auto-completion works fine except for the citations which are to ...
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Selectively turn off hyperref links for citations

I'm using both the natbib and the hyperref packages. I would like to be able to selectively not generate hyperlinks for some of the in-text citations. I know that I can use the asterisk with \ref*{.....
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chapter number in citation

I am using chapterbib and everything seems to be working, but I would like my citations to appear as [x.1], [x.2], etc. where x is the chapter number. I cannot find how to do this, but I have a book ...
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Too much space between author and year in apacite citations

Does anyone else feel that there's too much whitespace between author and year in the following example (note the red brackets)? Or is it proper standard and just annoys me because I'm not used to it? ...
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change authoryear biblatex citation style

I'd like to change the authoryear citations using \parencite, so that authors appear as: (AUTHOR, year) and/or (AUTHOR, year, p.) (one page) (AUTHOR, year, pp.) (multiple pages) So far I managed to ...
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\footfullcite does NOT give the full citation (biblatex, beamer) [closed]

As the title says, the command \footfullcite{test} does not give the full citation, but only the label "test", "test1" and "test2", respectively. I'm using biblatex and the beamer class (downloaded ...
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how to debug a backreferencing problem

I am using classicthesis package version 4.1. Also I am using the bibliography style file, abbrvunsrtnat.bst, posted here. I have a problem with using back-referencing. I have more than 70 citations ...
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LyX Problem when referencing. Just question mark [?] [closed]

I am very new to LyX (no LaTeX background whatsoever) and cannot manage to properly insert citations. The problem is, within LyX the citation seems ok [Sayer], but when I render the PDF, I only get [?...
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How can I make title quotations use single quotes?

I'm trying to display all titles in my bibliography / references using single quotes. In other words, Gordon E Moore, “Cramming more com- ponents onto integrated circuits” (1965) 38(8) Electronics ...
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Add custom information to text citations with biblatex

I've come across a case now where I need to refer to items in my bibliography as well as to something someone has told me personally. I would like that text citation to look something like this: I ...
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multiple sets of footnotes [duplicate]

I am using a biblatex style that puts the references as footnotes and also adds them to the bibliography at the end (taken from here). In addition I want to use footnotes to move long passages, e.g. ...
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Citations not working in Sweave [duplicate]

I am trying to run this Sweave code in R. \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \SweaveOpts{concordance=TRUE} \section{Section} I am citing \cite{ftest}. \begin{thebibliography}{9} \...
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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?) [duplicate]

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 ...