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Citing a section in a reference

I would like ro cite the section of a bibliography reference in my text file. As an example, lets assume, i have a reference in the bibliography as follows: \bibitem{Ref8} I would like to refer a ...
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Author-number citation with elsarticle

With the elsarticle class, how can I achieve author-number citations? This is what I need: Smith and Dow [1] wrote Using \citep{SmithDow} wrote only prints [1] wrote and \citet{SmithDow} ...
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Changing color of cites with hypersetup not working

I'm trying to change the colors of my cites. I would like to get a light blue color for them. I tried using hypersetup but it seems not to work. Here is my MWE: ...
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Citing acronyms with acro package

using the cite and cite-cmd features of the acro package seems to have at least two problems for me. When an acronym occurs only once, it is spelled out without the abbreviation, which is fine. ...
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Recommended practice for spacing between “and” and “\ref{}”? [closed]

It is widely known that one should insert a non-breaking space ~ between the name of a reference and the reference itself, e.g., As we can see from figure~\ref{fig:foo}, [...] This avoids the word ...
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Bibtex - citations fail

I placed my bibliography just before the end of the file the end of the file \bibliography{mybib}{} \bibliographystyle{plain} @article{damodaran2010comatose, title = {Comatose Markets: What if ...
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How to make citet author italic

I'm using natbib and IEEEtranN.bst (or IEEEtran.bst) \usepackage[square,sort,comma,numbers]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{IEEEtranN.bst} I want to make the author name and et al. both italic without ...
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Bibliography not printing/broken references links after .bib file update [closed]

I am using TexShop to write a thesis using the document class article. I was using a bib file which was updating all the references correctly without any errors with the \autocite option in the foot ...
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Show first author only with \cite (with exceptions) - maxcitenames ignored for some authors

In a presentation I am currently working on, I would like to have all citations look like [LastNameOfFirstAuthor et al. 1999] where 1999 is the year and the "et al." only shows up for multiple ...
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What is a good debugging procedure to fix undefined citations?

I have a small example that has undefined citations problems. I want to solve these problems, but I've encountered similar problems before and don't have a good debugging procedure for them (I've ...
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Error from Package inputenc: Keyboard character used is undefined

I'm getting an error I cannot explain in my TeX-File. I thought it's because of the ü in a specific BibTeX-key but It seems like this is not the case. I'm using natbib with unsrtnat and the bib-File ...
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IEEE Xplore no bookmark [closed]

\documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} IEEE Xplore paper asks to remove bookmarks, I have no idea why even after I added: \usepackage[bookmarks=false]{hyperref} ...
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Multiple references using bibitem and ieeetran

I am writing an IEEE scientific paper in which i am using IEEEtran and for references I am using bibitem. In need to get multiple reference like [1-3]instad of [1]-[3]. Many solutions are proposed for ...
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Changing from apacite to natbib package

I'm currently using the apacite-package for references in my thesis. However, I'd like to change the format of the references, which is currently on the form (Author, Year), to numbered style citation ...
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How can I insert “and” into a string of citations?

I would like to output something like see Smith (1999), Jones (2015), and Lovelace (2005). by doing something like this see \textcite{smith99, jones15, [and] lovelace04} but I can not. ...
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How do I properly cite the amount of times an article has been cited on Google Scholar?

I wish to properly cite the amount of times a paper has been cited according to Google Scholar. However, I couldn't find a proper answer to this question. The paper in question is: Blei, David ...
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How to show natbib reference as “first author et al”?

I have a problem with a citation call-out generated with the natbib package I get this [Y. Kuwata, M. T. Wolf, D. Zarzhitsky and T. L. Huntsberger, 2013] I would like [Kuwata et al., 2013] MWE ...
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No bibdata command

I install Linux Mint and setup latex anew, but now when I compile latex files I get the following error: Process started This is BibTeX, Version 0.99d (TeX Live 2013/Debian) The top-level auxiliary ...
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Defining citation commands with different case for the same label

I am using LaTeX on Windows and I need to customize the formatting of citation labels in my thesis. I produced a new citation style fitting my needs for the natbib package, but I have trouble with ...
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Mendeley and arxiv citation style

I'm using Mendeley as article-library. How can I format the citations as follows ? In particular I would like the Arxiv-link to be displayed... PS: I already saw a previous similar question No ...
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How to cite online publication with address?

Code BibTeX entry @misc{ stat_suomi_90_14, author = "Tilastokeskus", title = "4. Vuosineljännes 2014, Liitekuvio 12. Sähkön tuonti ja vienti 1990–2014*", address = "Helsinki", url = ...
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How to cite a chapter by X in a book by Y edited by Z

I need to cite the introduction to a collection of short stories. The author of the book itself is the short story writer (Y), but it is an edited collection, so it has an editor (Z). The introduction ...
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Citation of the British National Corpus (BNC) [duplicate]

I am new here but I have been reading along for couple of months now. My biggest problem at the moment is to cite internet sources especially internet webpages. In my current paper I would like to ...
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How to simply footcite with biblatex

community! I would like to cite so that the reference shows up in the footer and in a bibliography, with the number of the reference in the text. I tried to do so with the following code: ...
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How to set own abbr. for citation?

How can I set my own abbreviations for citations? Assuming the following entry in .bib file: @book{ChBj, title = "Functional Programming in Scala", author = "Paul Chiusano and Rúnar ...
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How to change the citation style to author name[number] in the text in a report class using the IEEEtran reference style?

I am started writing my project report using the report class. I have included the bibliography using BibTex with IEEEtran reference style. In the out put pdf file there are no references shown. In ...
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BibTex There were undefined references [duplicate]

This is the first time I try to use Bibtex for my thesis and I am quite desperate because I cannot get it running. Despite the many post about the undefined references error in this forum, I still am ...
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Hyperref Links in Tables [duplicate]

This is my first question so bear with me :) I have a few tables in my document which contain refs or cites. They are streched to look a bit better. When using the hyperref package, the links take up ...
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natbib with superscript option does not handle optional parameter well [duplicate]

I am using natbib for citation like so: \usepackage[super, comma, numbers, square, sort]{natbib} With normal citations, e.g. \cite{some-ref} this works as expected. But when i try to pass an ...
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How to make hyperref work with bibitem keys containing a colon and using babel french option?

As seen in this thread, the \cite command bugs when the selected language is French and a bibitem key contains a :, which is an active character in babel french. Indeed, concerned hyperlinks always ...
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Sorting Citations

In my thesis, i need to sort my references such that, while everything will be sorted in their turn of appearance, url links will be sorted at the end. How it is possible using a .bst file? ...
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How to define a new name prefix in biblatex-mla?

I need to cite an author whose last name is d'Ardenne, and I want it to sort under A as it would if the name were de Ardenne. However, biblatex-mla does not seem to recognize "d'" as a prefix and ...
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How to cite a title with natbib?

I have searched far and wide after a solution, but haven't found one that works. The most prominent ones looks like: \citetitle and \citeeditor using the natbib & hyperref packages and ...
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How to change the format of multiple citings?

I'm using: \documentclass[journal]{IEEEtran} \usepackage[noadjust]{cite} \renewcommand{\citedash}{--} \begin{document} \cite{something1, something2, something3} \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} ...
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APA style quotes, year with parentheses, footcites, ibidem

I would like my citation style to be a footnote Author (Year) for the entire Author (Year) to be a hyperlink to the bibliography for repeated citations to be Ibid So far I can almost do it all. ...
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Disable months included in references when using APACITE

I'm using APACITE for my project, but in the bibliography the references doesn't look quite right! Here's an example: Agrawal, R., Imielinski, T. & Swami, A. (1993, 6). Mining association rules ...
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In-text citation does not work

Consider the MWE below. All the citations work, except for england2002. It only returns england2002 but no citations. How can this be solved? \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} ...
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Using `\headlesscite` with `biblatex-chicago`: how to keep ibids lower-case

I format my bibliography with biblatex-chicago. I have been using the ibid option so when two consecutive citations are to the same work, the second one is typeset as "ibid." followed by the page ...
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Change citation style from square brackets to forward slashes

In latex, how can I change citation style from square brackets (e.g. "As authors in [1] show ...") to forward slashes ("As authors in /1/ show ...")? EDIT To answer the comments below... I don't know ...
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How do I cite both author and year in biblatex-mla?

I'm wondering if there's an efficient way to cite both the author and year, similar to what you get with biblatex's \textcite i.e. Author (year), when using biblatex-mla. Right now I'm using a quite ...
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Change the baseline of \cite temporarily?

I'm using the cite package with the superscript argument (i.e. ref1). However, in some points in the document I'd like to temporarily switch the cite style to on-line (i.e. ref [1]). Is this ...
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Citations broken after clearing auxiliary files

I am writing a thesis and I had all of the citations working correctly. However, as I was half way through a new chapter some of the new citations that I was adding showed up as missing citations e.g. ...
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Reference in Spanish and English language in BibTeX

I'm typing my thesis and I'm using LaTeX for it. I've found one problem in my references. I'm using two language for my references: Spanish and English, but for the last language , I can't change the ...
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Author name not showing when using IEEEtran bib style

If I use the IEEEtran bibstyle with the default Bibtex \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} the bib entry below gets listed in the references section without author name. @Article{simon_comments_1952, ...
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How to cite Mathematica in bibtex?

I want to cite mathematica and generate something like following- Wolfram Research, Inc., Mathematica, Version 8.0, Champaign, IL (2010) I tried @misc this way- @MISC{ram2010, author={Wolfram ...
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How to display only needed reference in the beamer?

I want to cite in a certain slide in my beamer, but the slide display all references which contains references that doesn't belong to this slide, how to solve this problem? For example, in the ...
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Missing letter identification in bibliography for two papers with same author and year. (Natbib+BibTex+makebst)

I've made a custom .bst file, using makebst. When using Natbib, I get for two papers in the same year and author, a letter identifying the two papers as "a" and "b" in the citation. Sadly, no letter ...
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How to tell bibtex to ignore the citations in the abstract when numbering the references?

I use the IEEEtran bibliography style for my article. By default, the first-cited reference cited in the document is numbered as [1], the second one as [2], and so on. This seems to be IEEE's ...
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How do correct citing of figures?

Let's say I have a figure environment like this: \begin{figure}[t] \centering \includegraphics[width=0.7\linewidth] {figure} \caption{My Caption ... } \label{fig:figure} \end{figure} What is the ...
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Using natbib to insert “and” before last citation in a citation list (if possible sorted)

I am using \usepackage[square,semicolon,authoryear,sort]{natbib} I want to generate citations equivalent of \citet{paper1}, \citet{paper2}, and \citet{paper3} \citet{paper4} and \citet{paper5} ...