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Choose citation style when using child documents

I am writing my thesis in Lyx, and have used the "thesis" template with have several child documents. My referencing style is "elsarticle-harv". My problem is that I can not choose the citation style ...
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Author et al in text

Is there any way to generate say, Smith \textit{et al.}\cite{Smith2014} from a single command, say, \namecite{Smith2014}, in the text? M (non-working) example: \begin{document} ...
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LaTeX citation style

How can I do the style of citation in LaTeX like this: (Abran et al. 2013) I used \documentclass[smallextended]{svjour3} \usepackage{natbib} \begin{document} \citep(abran) ...
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Lyx citation style: et al only when three or more authors

I'm using lyx and bibtex for my master thesis. In lyx, I changed the bibliography style from standard to natbib (author-year). The problem occurs when I cite a paper with two authors. The reference to ...
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Macros formatting/arranging words {A_1}{A_2},…{A_n} into predefined paragraph for varying n and tagging

How does one robustly (without breaking most environments) construct the macros with arbitrary number of parameters that output the parameters into a predesigned paragraph such that several of these ...
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Compilation problem with Xelatex

Last week-end, the compilation biber + xelatex worked very well. But today I have moved my files in another place of my computer, and I can't compile any of my texts any more. Whenever I try, the ...
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Biblatex create a \citejournal command with journaltitle, date, title

Hello latex community! I'm trying to set a specific command to cite journal articles which doesn't show the author but the journal title, the date and then the article title. I've found this answer: ...
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Enforce 2-digit citation numbers?

I need citation numbers to be at least two digits. So, any number less than 10 needs to be prefixed with a zero: [01], [02] ... [10] Is it possible to that in bibtex, or any other citation package? ...
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how to cite an unpublished thesis?

How to cite an unpublished thesis (I have not passed my PhD exam yet; so my thesis has not been published yet)? In BibTex, I tried: @phdthesis{r2014, author = {... ...}, title = {...}, ...
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Get the citation number from other tex file's citation list

I have to prepare the reviewer reply file. I want to get the citation number as it originally stated in main manuscript. I am using the same .bib file and same key. As example, say in original ...
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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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Change appearance of natbib \cite locally [duplicate]

I am sorry if this question has already been addressed somewhere; it appears my Google Fu is weak with respect to this question. The Problem I am trying to create a table that compiles experimental ...
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Subsections in bibliography, with a unified \cite command, sort & compress [duplicate]

I would like to produce a bibliography that looks like the "plain" bibtex style, but is divided in subsections: References Subsection 1 [1] A [2] B Subsection 2 [3] C [4] D [5] E However, I ...
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How to cite in LaTeX using Mendeley?

I know that it is required to first create a database of references stored in a .bib file. Mendeley exports my reference list in .bib format. But how can I know what to write in curly brackets in ...
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page break in the middle of a \cite

With pdflatex all my citation are pdf hyperlinks to the respective entry in the bibliography. This causes a problem when occasionally Latex decides to do a page break in the middle of a citation so ...
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Why doesn't Pandoc convert citations correctly from Markdown to LaTeX?

Consider the following markdown fragment: Connecting these native implementations to the Python world is enabled by the [Cython](http://cython.org/) toolchain  [@behnel2011cython]. I use pandoc to ...
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How can I remove the year label of the misc type in biblatex?

I would like to remove the year label, if it is undefined. What I get: EC No 197/38 2012 (n.d.) But it should be: EC No 197/38 2012 In the bibliography I get this, but it is correct for ...
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texmaker and multiple hits for quick build for citations?

I'm sorry if the question might be silly. I'm getting annoyed by hitting quick build multiple times for citation issues. Is there any solution for this problem?
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Lyx and Mendeley bibliography

I am absolutely new to Latex, Tex and whatever more there is, so I decided to try Lyx to make my life easier (haven't had much success, though). I am also using Mendeley to manage my bibliography and ...
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Manual citation formatting

First off: I don't want to use bibtex for this; I want to typeset my bibliography myself. Looking at the source2e.pdf document I found out about redefining \@cite and \@biblabel, and got my citation ...
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How can I change the in-line citation using BibTeX

I'm a bit new to the whole LaTeX thing, but I thought it would be interesting to use from my Master's Thesis. I'm currently using Texmaker and it has been quite useful so far, but I have been having ...
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citation in beamer as ieee style [duplicate]

I would like to cite numerous references in beamer. Everything is Ok except the way beamer orders the references. It shows the references by the first names not by numbers which makes it harder to ...
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Custom bibliography and footcite styles

I use the following packages with the document class article: \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{tocloft} ...
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Customized citation keys with biblatex

I have what follows: \documentclass{article} \begin{filecontents*}{mybib.bib} @ARTICLE{refconf, author = {author}, title = {title}, keywords = {conference}} @ARTICLE{refjour, author = ...
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How to name the Cited References in \{thebibliography} section in LateX and not just number the citations

Suppose this is the perfect syntax for citing some references in LaTeX: \cite{HH123} And below is the code for the references: But the problem is that I don't want the references to be in a ...
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How to get vim-latex's \cite completion to work?

I'm having issues with \cite completion. In the screenshot below, you can see what I get when I do \cite{ } F9. It is not doing what documentation says it would do, such as: Show a list that I can ...
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Make PhD citations say “dissertation” rather than thesis

At my school, PhD works are generally referred to as dissertations rather than theses. My bibtex file has this entry: @phdthesis{Alsolami2012Auth, title = {An examination of keystroke ...
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Is there some way to have shortfootnote citations in biblatex in two columns [duplicate]

I would like foot note citations in two columns Gray AP, Anatomy book, 1997 pp12-13 2. Author B, JAMA, 2000. 245:113-145 Author A, Nature, 1997. 34:34-78
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Biblatex: Attach “'s” to author name in citations [duplicate]

I am using biblatex with biber as backend and natbib loaded. What I am trying to achieve is appending an author's name with 's, e.g. in a situation like: [...] as outlined in Krugman's (1989) ...
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Natbib sorting and citation order by appearance in lyx

I am wondering how I can change the order of the citations in my paper. They are appear in alphabetical order however I want to be in the order that I selected. (Note: I am not asking about order of ...
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`\protect` with `\cite` inside `\caption`

I've read several posts and other webpages now on using \protect in front of \cite inside \caption. They all advise using \protect in this situation, and many go as far as to say that you must use it. ...
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Add text in Citation

I want [1, Eqns. (4)-(6)]. For that I have written \cite{citekey} Eqns. (4)-(6). But it generates [1] Eqns. (4)-(6). How to write [1, Eqns. (4)-(6)].?
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Full citation using multibib?

I am new to Latex and am using it for an academic paper. As I need several bibliographies, I am using multibib which is working great, but I need full citations of the bibliography entries to appear ...
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Using Harvard Style

Hi I'm using the Havard Style and want to cite a journal, not the author. I'm using natbib and har2nat (because hyperlink didn't work with harvard.sty, and there are some problems with german ...
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Is it possible to customize the \textcite command in biblatex?

Today i am constructing a project template in latex. So far i have succeeded in building up the biblatex environment (with some help from some guys of this forum as well ^^). Now i have moved on to ...
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Several citations in the same bracket

Suppose I make two citations at the same place \cite{ref1}, \cite{ref2} It would appear as [1], [2] Sometimes I see a reference like [1, 2] How is that done in TeX? Also, when should I use ...
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Use autocite=footnote with style=authoryear-ibid in biblatex and enclose only the year in parentheses

I'm using the following configuration to cite sources: \usepackage[backend=bibtex, style=authoryear-ibid, autocite=footnote]{biblatex} One of my indirect citations looks like this: ...
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how to cite a report and working paper?

I'm facing following errors. I want to cite a certain report in my paper, but it is not working. There were undefined references. Citation 'jeff2000' undefined. Here's the MWE: ...
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biblatex + \mcite; add arbitrary text in references with subentries

In chemistry it's quite common to add prefixes to bibitems or even add notes to the references. See some example in literature to give you a hint what I mean. It is not created with LaTeX! I've ...
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How to reference a student report (semester report)?

There are some institutions where undergraduates/bachelor students may submit reports (e.g. project reports) at end of a semester. Say, I want to refer to such a report using a bibtex or biblatex ...
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Lyx citation problem

I'm trying to get citations working with LyX but I've found that I'm getting the entire citation listed. So where it should say [1] I am getting Example(John Tosh…) ect. My document preamble is: ...
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Bibtex for Mathematica [duplicate]

Is there any way to cite Mathematica in Latex by using bibliography? I went to this page: http://support.wolfram.com/kb/472 However it does not show the method of exporting to bibtex. Wonder if ...
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\nocite{*} for single bibdatasources with biblatex/biber

Several bibliography resources are used in one single tex-document. They resources have been added using: \addbibresource{}. Now I'd like to use the \nocite{*} command to print all references of one ...
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Make citation publishing date appear in square brackets when cited in parentheses

I know there are already an answers to the question How to make citations appear within square brackets [ ] instead of parentheses ( )? but there is something else I'm looking for. When I cite a ...
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Using biblatex for footcites / footcite no reference to .bib file [duplicate]

I want to use footcite. The problem is, that in the footcite it self it doesn't use the informations from the .bib file. From my file: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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How do I make \footcite work in a tabular?

How do I make \footcite work in a tabular? \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{threeparttable} % nice tables \usepackage{biblatex} \begin{document} \begin{threeparttable} ...
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Citation warnings - Citation 'bibtexkey' on page '_' undefined [duplicate]

Hey I am still having issues with my citations. It is the very last thing I need to do before my thesis is complete, but I have to turn in in by Thursday! I am getting multiple warnings for a number ...
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How can I cite from bibliography in separate .tex files?

I'm working on a large document, and for that reason I'm using a main.tex file and including several files like chapterX.tex etc. Problem is that only my main.tex file has the bibliography in the ...
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How to make long references inside the text? Latex [duplicate]

I'm using texmaker and I inside my text I mention a particular phenomenon. I then want to make reference to a series of papers, you know, like "... gaussian beams, [10,11]", but my list is longer than ...
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Macro to suppress name in citation if already mentioned in sentence

I am trying to reduce the number of citation commands I use throughout my documents. Ideally I would like to use only one: \autocites. There is any ready to use macro that will suppress the author ...