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Expanding only one author list when citing multiple papers with Natbib

I have a question about citing multiple authors, but only printing the full author list for one of the papers. I have a situation where I want to cite two papers in the same set of parenthesis, but I ...
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Inserting citation to a http link in bibliography

I am a little confused, as to what is best way to cite a reference in the internet? I was trying to find if I could find any additional information about the reference. Here is the reference, I ...
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Bibtex in-text citation using “et al.” How do you insert 's to indicate possession? [duplicate]

I'm citing an in-text reference using natbib and a Harvard-style. The way I've constructed the sentence indicates possession, for example: Smith et al.'s (2009) recent study ... What I get when ...
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How to enable Author - Year in text using PhDbiblio-* style? [closed]

I am using \bibliographystyle{Latex/Classes/PhDbiblio-url2} available at http://openwetware.org/wiki/LaTeX_template_for_PhD_thesis. It requires the natbib package and I installed it as \usepackage[...
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Biblatex[-chicago, authordate] footnote on first cite. Extra space put in parencite

Following http://www.texdev.net/2010/03/08/biblatex-numbered-citations-as-footnotes/ I made the following minimal example, that put the full citation in a margin note for the first time, when using ...
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Changing color for apalike2 + natbib

I am ussing apalike2 with natbib and I would like to apply normal, black color instead of light-green in my referrences, for example command: \citep{someone} produces green text: (Smith, 2011) ...
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customized \footcite command

Based on an answer on new line for doi eprint url in the bibliography with biblatex, a question arose on the possible use of the \footcite command with the provided new style. This \footcite command ...
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Using \citeauthor in custom bibliography style

I am using the following bibliography style for my journal article: https://github.com/bopaper/bopaper/blob/master/bmc_article.bst I want to be able to use \citeauthor. If I use is just like that it ...
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Switching between numeric and authoryear in Natbib

I need to switch between numeric and authoryear style in Natbib, in the same document. Particularly, I want it to be numeric the first time a citation is used and authoryear any subsequent times. Does ...
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Citing with exact chapter/pages/etc directly in text [scientific publication] [closed]

I am writing a scientific publication and am wondering if it is correct to cite an exact chapter, page from a book/publication directly in the text, like so: Brown describes this in \cite[Chapter 6.6]...
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biblatex : which style for a footnote once then nothing?

Ok sorry for this not so clear title. I'm having trouble to express & find what seems so simple :s I'm biblatex and I would like to know which citation style/bibliographical style and/or option I ...
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Overflow boxes caused by references [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Line breaking (or hyphenation?) of references in apalike I have downloaded styles for my BibTeX, which is called "apalike". The problem is that when I use \cite then ...
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Automatically reorder in-text citations based on numbering in bibliography [closed]

I'm using BibTeX to manage my bibliography, and have about 250 references. I cannot keep track of the order they were cited in, which leads to some funny formatting. To explain, consider this scenario....
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biblatex: Handling secondary (“quoted in”) citations

This question and the answer became part of a package: biblatex-musuos How can I qoute secondary quotes which I’ve taken form another book. Example Jon Doe writes a book an cites Fred Bloggs in ...
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Possessive cite in biblatex-chicago (authordate)

For my master's thesis I changed my citation package from harvard with bibtex to biblatex-chicago with authordate and bibtex8, primarily because I need babel to translate my bibliography to Norwegian. ...
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How do I change the delimiter for \citeauthor with multiple references and add “and” between the last two?

\citeauthor{iso9241-5,ansi2007,osha3092} produces International Organization for Standardization; Human Factors and Ergonomics Society; Occupational Safety and Health Administration Is ...
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biblatex footnote references [closed]

Another migrating to biblatex type question. In my thesis I have used something called the footbib package. What this lets me do is create citations in the text, in some regular way, only the ...
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Once citation in combination with bibtex

I use Bibtex for my bibliography, but I am concerned about the file growing to large to be maintainable. In particular, a considerable amount of my citations occur only once in a project, and I do not ...
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How can I add bibliography references which are not cited? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Using BibTeX to make a list of references without having citations in the body of the document? I have a simple question about adding references in a document. Is it ...
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font size of \footcite of biblatex in beamer

I have unsuccessfully tried to control the font size of \footcite with \renewcommand{\bibfont}{\tiny}? Is there any other way?
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Biblatex: cite command to create numeric citation without parentheses?

I have a large table which gives a literature overview and contains only citations in its cells. I'm using biblatex with a numeric format, so sources are normally cited as [33], [35-37, 49] [123, ...
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Modifing bibliography and citation display

I put all my references in a file PaperBib.bib, and call \bibliography{PaperBib} in the end. I have several questions: For the references part, is it possible to make my own style? For instance, I ...
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Showing the bibliography in popup on mouseover [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Showing the bibliographic entry in a popup when you hover over the citation key Recently, I read a paper published in the Compositio Mathematica journal and found a very ...
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Extended draft mode which includes source information for manual print-out to source synchronisation

I'm looking for a kind of extended draft mode which places the source code position of paragraphs, sectioning commands and figures etc. as marginpars or similar in the PDF, so that they appear on a ...
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What is citation_key in BibTeX notation?

What is citation_key in BibTeX notation: @ARTICLE{citation_key, required_fields [, optional_fields] } We have many articles written by our academic staff on our website.We want to put ...
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Using roman numerals for \volcite in BibLaTeX

I would like to submit an article to a journal that requires all references to volumes to appear in roman numerals before the page reference, e.g.: William Shakespeare, Complete Works, III, 25. For ...
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\subsection{\citeauthor{some-bib-ref}} => “Token not allowed in PDF string”

I've got a section in my document in which every \subsection{} is about some paper and should be headed by a (textual) reference to that paper in the bibliography. However, with hyperref included, \...
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State where within the book a reference was cited

I am using a plain sort in my thesis. However, ordering the authors by last name does not help the reader find where the author/reference was cited within the book. Using the unsrt option would not ...
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Can you employ \unskip to automatically place a non-breaking space before \cite or \ref?

It is recommended to place a non-breaking space before \cite, \ref, inline math and perhaps at few other locations. The question is whether you can design an improved version of \cite (say) which ...
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Note inside \cite brackets, at beginning instead of end

I'd like to put a note inside \cite brackets, at the beginning, like this: [e.g. 19,20] with the space being non-breaking. The optional argument makes puts something at the end: \cite[e.g.]{refA,...
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Use # in bibtex

The title of the book i want to cite has a # in it - how can i escape it correctly in bibtex?
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Capitalising prefix of second name in citation with biblatex

The \Cite command in biblatex capitalises the first prefix in a list of names: \cite: de Jonge and de Bruin \Cite: De Jonge and de Bruin Unfortunately in Dutch publications all prefices need to be ...
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What does \global\boolfalse{cbx@loccit} mean?

Pardon the newbie question. I see this in the first part of a \DeclareCiteCommand and I'm not sure what it means. Google has not returned any joy. Here's an example \newbibmacro*{cite}{% \...
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Customizing citation style

A quick follow-up to question to Customize citation style, basically. Right now I am defining a custom command like this \newcommand{\mycite}[1]{\cite{#1}} How should I modify it to produce an ...
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How to correctly position biblatex \autocite?

I'm using biblatex 1.2a and \autocite because I don't know if the final format of the book will require inline or superscript citations. Seems the correct usage of \autocite is preceding it by a ...
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\StrLeft has no effect on \citetitle

\footfullcite uses too much space so I decided to define a own command. I called it \footshortcite. It only display a pre- and a post-Option and the Author with Year. However, I don't like that most ...
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Clickable, bottom page reference ?! Possible ?

I'm new here but I see the place looks hyperactive. I guess I'll ask a lot in the next months. So new to LaTeX and starting my PhD thesis redaction. I got this template for a PhD thesis at ...
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Hyphenated last name while using the apacite package

I am using the apacite package for citing references and do not know how to suppress the output of a hyphenated last name with the initial of a first name. For example, I enter the following entry ...
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Displaying short version of author name in citations

I was wondering whether there is any way to change single entries in a bibliography. I want the cite command to give me a short version of this very long entry. I know I could change it manually in ...
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biblatex: Cite commands with the same author prints authors name twice

I'm using biblatex 1.4b, and Biber 0.9. However, I think the problem is with my settings, not with the versions of those programs. I'm trying to cite a single author, and produce their name, followed ...
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Biblatex @ONLINE reference not printing all information [closed]

I'm using Biblatex and having trouble getting an @ONLINE to cite correctly in the bibliography. Here's the preamble: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{scrartcl} \usepackage[style=authoryear]{biblatex} \...
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Biblatex: Linked \parencitetitle

How can I define a citation command that works like biblatex's \citetitle but is in parentheses and linked to the corresponding bibliography entry? (\citetitle itself is not linked)
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“Allowing line break at ',' in inline math mode” breaks citations

In answering another question allowing line break at ',' in inline math mode, Stefan Kottwitz suggested two excellent ways to allow line breaks in inline math mode after ,. One way was to use the \...
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Unwanted line-breaking of hyphenated word in bibliography

In .bib file: @article{Kurahashi_Yokota2004, author = "Kurahashi, M. and Yokota, A.", title = "Agarivorans albus gen. nov., sp. nov., a $\gamma$-proteobacterium isolated from marine animals", journal ...
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How do I cite an online book? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I use BibTeX to cite a web page? I want to cite this book: http://www.sce.carleton.ca/faculty/chinneck/po.html Here's the citation I was given as an example: @...
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Citations across tex files

I have a strange problem that I can't resolve. In my main *.tex file I have \input{Chapter1VB.tex} \input{vbq.tex} \newpage \input{Chapter2VB.tex} In the first tex file I have \begin{thm}\label{...
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Remove cite from table of contents

I want to put a citation in the section title \section{AAAB \cite{KK} } But i only want this cite to appear in the text but not on the page of contents. How to remove cite from table of contents ?
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trackchange and citations

Trackchange for latex on sourceforge seems to have a problem with citations. \change{text 1 \cite{Fels\_81}pad1}{text2 \cite{Fels\_81} pad2} creates a problem due to the brackets encountered. Is ...
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How to prevent line break in citation with an argument?

If I cite a bibliography item with an additional argument, for example \cite[p.~6]{bib_item}, it can happen that there is a line break before the automatically inserted argument, such as: text ...
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LaTeX Error only if certain citation is used

I've got a strange problem, where texmaker throws an error only if I include the following citation: however natural mood swings during weekdays might also have an influence\footnote{see the appendix ...