{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}.

learn more… | top users | synonyms (3)

1
vote
1answer
73 views

BibLaTeX – Remove Year Labels

I started using BibLaTeX with the APA style, and I noticed that if two dates are the same (including n.d.), a label will be added to the year (e.g. 2016b or n.d.-b). I would like to remove these. ...
1
vote
1answer
105 views

Problem with authoryear-icomp and ibidem in citation using BibLaTeX

I'm happily using BibLaTeX (3.4) with Biber (2.5). With some tricks found on http://tex.stackexchange.com I've obtained exactly what I desire for my bibliography but I have a problem with footnote ...
0
votes
0answers
8 views

Using \cite in natbib to get 's on author's name [duplicate]

I wish to have: "which builds on Skinner's (1938) observations...". I am using the package natbib and when I use \cite{Skinnner38) I get:"which builds on Skinner (1938) observations...". Is there a ...
2
votes
1answer
71 views

Citing multiple references using natbib in ShareLatex

I am using this piece of code (as suggested by various questions/answers on tex.stackexchange.com. \documentclass{bioinfo} \usepackage[numbers,sort&compress]{natbib} \begin{document} \section{...
2
votes
1answer
94 views

Author year citation without comma

I am relatively new to the natbib package. I was wondering if there is an option to remove the 'comma' between an author name and year. For example, using the style apalike, I get (Name, year), but I ...
1
vote
1answer
46 views

citation inside a caption don't follow order of appearance [duplicate]

citations inside a caption of a figure don't follow the order of appearance in the document. I used this in the preamble \usepackage[square,numbers]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{unsrtnat} and ...
0
votes
1answer
40 views

problems related to beamer+\footcite

I have three small problems related to beamer+\footcite. I have taken a look on the forum but I have not seen any similar topic. 1) The first one is that I have included a reference inside an ...
1
vote
1answer
46 views

How could I cite from a video lecture/lecture note etc

I found a question related to a lecture note here: How to cite a lecture note But how could I cite a video lecture (from Youtube, or from coursera, Udacity, etc.) Thanks a lot. Update I would like ...
2
votes
1answer
30 views

How to make a reference to the first occurence of a citation in biblatex

How can I get the number of the footnote where an entry was cited for the first time using \ifciteseen? MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[ backend=biber, citetracker=true, ]{biblatex}...
2
votes
1answer
33 views

citation with page number does not work

i want to cite some books as references and add the page number to the reference, for example i have this bibliography entry : @book{ref2, title={Introduction to Information Systems: Supporting and ...
1
vote
1answer
25 views

cite an existing equation into a reference

I have a problem into citing an equation that exists on a book, I have referenced the book at the end of my tex as an bibitem (for ex: \bibitem{book}...), but I want to specify that an equation number ...
1
vote
1answer
32 views

Stepwise show `\footfullcite`

The following Q&A is based on an answer I wanted to give for How to change color of a single citation in a given beamer frame?, but since a radical edit of the question, my answer does no longer ...
3
votes
0answers
29 views

How to use the “breakcites” package everywhere but in one chapter

I am writing my thesis with the "book" class, using the "breakcites" package. In one chapter, it would actually be more convenient not to have the package. Is there a way to deactivate the package ...
2
votes
0answers
60 views

How to change color of a single citation in a given beamer frame?

I am using beamer for making slides. I want to change the color of both footnote mark and full citation in such a way that First citation and mark appear red Second citation and mark appear blue ...
1
vote
1answer
67 views

What kind of citation style is it?

I am writing my doctoral thesis, but I am frustrated when I try to output the reference format as my school required, it's required as follow (Only the following three types are needed in my thesis), ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

citation authors lastname

I want to define my own citation: @book{Abecker2002, author = {{Abecker, Andreas and Hinkelmann, Knut and Maus, Heiko and M{\"{u}}ller}, Heinz-J{\"{u}}rgen}, note = {ISBN:978-3540429708}, title = {{...
0
votes
0answers
38 views

Babelbib - book citation with author and page numbers

I am using Overleaf to typeset my book using the Memoir class, and Babelbib\usepackage{babelbib}with bibliography style \bibliographystyle{bababbrv} to generate my references. I'm using \usepackage[...
1
vote
0answers
51 views

Direct Citation With Author's First Letter Capitalized

I'm trying to make a direct citation on my text, where I need only the first letter of the author's name to be capitalized. For some reason natbib's \Citet (with capital C) does not capitalize the ...
0
votes
0answers
22 views

citation style makebst

I want to create my citation style as the following: one author: first four letters (e.g.: [Wern97]) two authors: first two letters from author 1 and first two letters from author 2 (e.g.: [BeBe79]) ...
4
votes
1answer
57 views

Adding comma after TITLE (before year) in citation

This question can be seen as an extension to this one (How to add a comma between author and year) which does not, however, contain an answer to my question. In the same context, I am trying to ...
1
vote
1answer
36 views

References and citation call-outs are not printed

I am writing an article. MWE is given below. \documentclass[a4paper,times,12pt,ifthen]{article} \usepackage{enumerate} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{epsfig} \usepackage{epstopdf} \usepackage{...
1
vote
2answers
37 views

Failure to use bibliography in other tex file

I have two .tex files: reftest.tex which contains the main details: reference, figure, equation; and cross_ref.tex. In cross_ref.tex, I want to cross-reference citation of refernece in the reftest.tex ...
2
votes
0answers
22 views

How to change “and” to ampersand, & in citations using BibDesk? [duplicate]

So I have TeXShop for mac, and this comes with BibDesk. Have used BibDesk to create a database with all my references in, and am using this with TeXShop in my LaTeX document. My advisor wants me to ...
2
votes
1answer
52 views

Changing cite color in elsarticle

I like using elsarticle in writing a paper and I like cite color of the Elsevier published journals as shown below. However, I cannot change the citecolor by using the following command in latex: \...
2
votes
1answer
34 views

want bibliographic entries sorted alphabetically [duplicate]

How can I put the reference in alphabetical order, not in order of apparition in the text? I'm using \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,openright,twoside]{book} \usepackage[square,authoryear,sort&...
2
votes
1answer
80 views

Replace undefined reference ?? with custom text?

I'm using luatex and the cleverref package while writing a large document. I often only want to compile only parts of it, but I'd like my output to be a little nicer when I only compile a single ...
3
votes
1answer
42 views

Ignoring optional argument in bibliography entries

I have a long list of references that are of the form, for example: \bibitem[optionalarg]{label} Text of the reference When I compile the source, this makes the cited reference to appears as [...
1
vote
1answer
24 views

Getting a citation on the same line as an equation, in theorem environment

Just wondered if anyone could help me with this issue. I'm trying to reference a theorem using \cite{ref}, but the theorem finishes with an equation, so the citation move onto the next line. This is ...
5
votes
1answer
130 views

arxiv citation function

Suppose I have a bibliography entry that looks like this (I'm using biblatex): @article{foo, author = {A. Author}, title = {Super article}, archivePrefix = "arXiv", eprint = "3301.1234"...
2
votes
0answers
77 views

Problem with Reftex - how to get it to index bib for all files?

edit : here's a screencast of the problem for me : https://vid.me/uBHN I have cloned this project : https://github.com/vermiculus/smppaper I have then created a new file in the sections directory ...
0
votes
0answers
36 views

Notes and citations “in the back” [duplicate]

Is it possible to place both the notes and the citations in the back, though this would still be regulated by biblatex? So, instead of having footnotes/citations (MLA stlye for instance) right in the ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

When using bibulous, how to use semicolon as separator of multiple citations

It seems that bibulous is not compatible with natbib. How should I set if (Merrill, 2009;Fonseca, 2015) is desired instead of (Merrill, 2009,Fonseca, 2015).
2
votes
1answer
18 views

Citations: Reference year right parenthesis not part of reference

I am using the Chicago package and when using the \shortciteN{} command, the right parenthesis around the year is not linked where as the rest of the reference is. For example, below is my preamble ...
1
vote
0answers
17 views

How do I automatically generate BibTeX citation template in Kile?

When I want to cite something in BibTeX, I Google (for example) bibtex article and scour for pages with example templates filled out: @article{article, author = {Peter Adams}, title = {The ...
2
votes
1answer
46 views

Macro For Hyperlinked Citation in Parentheses

I am using the macro below to override the \cite{} command, so that the entire citation is highlighted/hyperlinked. The \cite command gives me a citation of the form "Smith, 2000". The \textcite{} ...
0
votes
0answers
11 views

Cite in footnotes instead of brackets using natbib/bibtex

I try to cite in my essay in the footnotes and I want the bibliography to automatically list the entries cited. In addition it would be nice to be able to format the citation by my own. Anyone any ...
5
votes
1answer
48 views

How to include biblatex \nocite authors in authors index

Occasionally using biblatex I want to reference an authored work (i) without including a formal citation in the text, while (ii) including the work in the bibliography, and (iii) including all of the ...
3
votes
0answers
67 views

biblatex authoryear-icomp parenthesis in footnotes and textcite

By typing Some text \autocite[88]{A01}. Now Textcite \textcite[88]{A01} I try to achieve the following output: Using this answer, I do get the footnotes right. Unfortunately, there are brackets ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

problem of autor year citation with natbib as non bibTex user

I am using SVJour3 document class fro paper. But I have faced citation problem with author year system. Citation in text must like below. Negotiation research spans many disciplines (Thompson 1990)...
1
vote
0answers
18 views

Cite author's name using IEEE style

Currently I am using natbib with IEEEtran as the bibliography style. \usepackage[square,comma,numbers,sort]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} When citing, I want to sometimes refer to the author'...
8
votes
1answer
183 views

One \cite crash all

I'm new to this. And I understand nothing. Please, explain me what happen. I use \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[ backend=biber, style=authoryear, natbib=true, ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Citing from lecturer

My lecturer provided some program code for us to use. I have included it as an appendix. How should I reference this? Should I include it in the bibliography? Or would it be enough to just say under ...
0
votes
0answers
55 views

Cite in footnotes not in brackets using bibtex/natbib

I try to cite in my essay in the footnotes and I want the bibliography to automatically list the entries cited. In addition it would be nice to be able to format the citation by my own. Anyone any ...
2
votes
1answer
59 views

How to prevent the last bibliography entry from being split in a new page?

I'm currently facing the problem that when the last bibliography entry on a page is too long to fit in the remaining space, it's being split in two parts (in the current and the next page). \...
2
votes
1answer
135 views

How can I modify the apalike bibliography style to remove square bracketed citation in my reference list?

Currently using BibDesk with TeXShop (for mac). The apalike bibliography style is pretty much perfect for how I like (and more importantly my advisor likes) to do my references. The only problem is ...
2
votes
1answer
25 views

Citations are mentioned separately, not in a group?

I am using "elsarticle" document class, and chapterbib and hyperref for citations. When I group the citation, instead of getting a range in the text, I get all of them mentioned separately. For ...
1
vote
0answers
23 views

What is the easiest way to refer to the references in a paper with superscripts rather than the usual brackets

How is the easiest way to change the reference indication in a text from bracketed numbers, [#], to superscript numbers?
1
vote
1answer
61 views

BibTex not truncating authors list in citation for some entries

I have been unable to find the solution to my problem in other questions, so here is the problem. 2 of my citations have 4 authors listed rather than having author et al. despite being the same format ...
2
votes
1answer
147 views

Order references alphabetically with “elsarticle-num-names.bst”

How Can I order my references alphabetically using the bibliographystyle "elsarticle-num-names.bst"? Here is a MWE, copied from the elsarticle template folder itself: elsarticle-template.tex: \...
3
votes
1answer
160 views

AGSM bibliography style sometimes doesn't abbreviate to “et al.” for duplicate author+year

With BibTeX and the harvard/AGSM style, some references (from authors who have multiple papers per year) aren't abbreviated to "et al.", with the addition of a, b, et cetera. For example, with the ...