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How to deal with large number of references in one \cite{}

I am writing a review type document and very often I have to cite 5+ papers in a single \cite{} command. I can't seem to find any documentation on how to best deal with this. The problem is ...
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The Type field is being left out in biblatex citation

Alright I have a citation that needs to look like the below: Macdonald, A. & Reich, A. (Producers) & Garland, P. (Director). (2015). Ex Machina [Motion picture]. United Kingdom: Universal ...
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Apalike sort as it appears in text [duplicate]

I am currently using \documentclass[12pt,reqno]{amsart} I am currently using \bibliographystyle{apalike} \bibliography{harry} with \usepackage[numbers]{natbib} I want my references ...
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How to change apalike to use full first name, not just initials?

I am using apalike with natbib in the article documentclass. However, I need to make some changes to the citation style: 1) is there a way to change apalike so that it shows authors' full first names ...
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Multiple references within a single citation with bibtex

What I would like to do is to have a single citation that contains multiple references. Something like: \cite{reference1} That would show on text like this: Here we are citing reference1.1 ...
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Citation suddenly not working (! Argument of \@citex has an extra }.)

When using the following citation, I get the error: ! Argument of \@citex has an extra }. and no .pdf is produced. A bit of the text that causes the error: daily intake consists of ...
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Vanishing \footcite if the titlesec package is loaded [duplicate]

I'm trying to use multiple \footcite citations at the end of a \section. This works as expected as long as I don't have the titlesec package loaded, but as soon as I do, all but the last \footcite in ...
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How can i have references without number?

My references in my article shouldn't have numbers, but must be like CHILD, B. and VENUGOPAL, V. 2010 Optimal configurations of wave energy device arrays.Ocean Engineering 37, 1402-1417. How can I ...
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Cite in Abstract before \begin{document}

I have my latex document finished and it compiles. But now I am stuck: Is it somehow possible to cite in the Abstract (before \begin{document}, and therefore before ...
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Replacing \citet and \cref with a single command (acme of laziness)

What would be the easiest way to accomplish the following? I want a single command, say \vcref, which automatically becomes \citet if all of its arguments are in the list of references and otherwise ...
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Set delimiter between short title–year citations in Biblatex

Biblatex provides a \nameyeardelim command for setting the delimiter in name–year citations. I use this as follows to add a comma: \renewcommand*{\nameyeardelim}{\addcomma\space} I need to cite ...
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How to use \Cite in sidenotes without printing the URL?

I am using biblatex-chicago-notes in combination with the sidenotes package. For my current project I am using quite a lot of online articles with an URL field. The use of \Cite prints the URL not ...
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Citations in tabular environment not working

I'm writing my thesis with Rmarkdown but with a lot of LaTeX mixed in. When I compile the document, all my citations appear just fine, but those in my table appear as [?]. I have tested different ...
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Change \citet{CITEKEY} to {\renewcommand\&{and}\citet{CITEKEY}} globally?

As the title states, I would like to use \citet{CITEKEY} throughout the document, but wrap it globally in the preamble as \renewcommand\&{and}\citet{CITEKEY}}. That way I can turn on/off the "and" ...
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Select (child)entrytype for DeclareLabelalphaTemplate in BibLaTeX

I want to cite an ISO Standard with BibLaTeX as proposed here. However, as for the citation style alphabetic, the label of \cite{iso704} is "ISO00" and what I want is "ISO 704:2000". The style is ...
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Better Citation

is there a way to change the format of my citations to reflect the journal I am submitting to's particular style. First, I need citations to be as such: Surname (year:page) and I need the authors ...
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Problem with Mendeley export .bib file

I am using Mendeley to manage my citation for my thesis and latex to write it. While it works fine and Mendeley is a good tool, I got a rather annoying and inexplicable behaviour. The bib file ...
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How to cite properly?

I have one bibliography at the end of each chapter. I have a main file with: \documentclass[b5paper,8pt,twoside,parskip=half,numbers=noenddot,bibliography=tot ocnumbered,listof=totoc]{scrbook} ...
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Show only year in citation

Currently, I am using this bibliography style: \bibliography{mybib} \bibliographystyle{apalike} To cite, I just use \cite{stone2010}. This citation looks something like this: ...some ...
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model5-names.bst from elsarticle.cls gives “&” in text citation when \citet{} is used instead of “and”

APA style requires in text citation to replace "&" with "and" when the authors' names are cited outside the parenthesis in the text, for example: correct He, Zhang, Zhou and Chen (2009) ...
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Change citep{} style from (NAME, YEAR) to (Name (YEAR))

I am a bloody noob regarding LaTeX and in the process of writing my bachelor thesis with it. However, my University has a citation standard, which i cannot achieve at the moment. Following styles are ...
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I am trying to get superscript (i.e. 1st) in the bibliography using ACS style

I wrote a simple organic chemistry lab report example in which I am trying ACS style bibliography. In the reference section, I would like to have "st" in 1st to be superscript, but it's not working. I ...
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Own cite command

I want to create a certain cite command that is pretty similar to the original one: \newcommand{\mycite}[2][]{\hspace{30pt}\cite{#2}{#1}} The problem is that when I only write \mycite{test}. Then ...
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latex-bib document is not running

Am afraid! my latex doc is not recognizing the \citep command. When I run latex, it is responding "undefined" and it can't display the references in pdf output. Everywhere the command is in the latex ...
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Pages attribute does not appear in the bibliography

I am trying to cite from books and articles but I have recently noticed that the page attribute does not appear in the bibliography. Otherwise, everything else appear in the bibliography. How can I ...
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Citation with MakeTextLowercase

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{textcase} \usepackage{natbib} \begin{document} Some reference: \citet{ABC} Some other reference: ...
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Mdframed and newtheorems with same counter and quotes in the header

I have the following problem: I want to use the same counter in a \newtheorem like Code \newtheorem{thm}{Theorem}[chapter] \theoremseperator{\smallskip} \newtheorem{prop}[thm]{Proposition} as in ...
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How to display in-text citation in the “Author Year: page” format?

I was wondering how to make LaTex display my in-text citations in the following format: "some text some text some text (Name 2015: 23)." I'm using the natbib-package and the bibliography style in my ...
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Issue with apalike citations not wrapping at margins, but NOT with natbib

I have the dreaded issue with apalike citations not wrapping at margins at all. If you google this, most people with this issue are trying to use natbib with hyperref. I am not - I am using plain ...
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Handle republished work in apacite

How would I handle republished work with the apacite package for in-text citations? As according the blue book for apa, I need to have the publication date of the original and the republication. ...
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Include a reference in the bibliography without citing it in the text [duplicate]

This might be a silly question, but I want to include a reference without actually citing it in the article, I just want it to be added to references. I'm using a .bib file which is included in the ...
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Multibib and Natbib issue workaround with renewcommand?

I divided my bibliography into 2 parts: Literature and online sources in this manner: \usepackage[table,xcdraw]{xcolor} \usepackage[square, numbers, comma, sort&compress]{natbib} % Use the ...
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How to fix citation number [IEEE style] for some references

I am working on a review article and stuck at following scenario. Scenario: I want to fix citation number [IEEE style] for some articles/papers in bib file so that i can make diagrams(jpg: from ...
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Firstname initial and numeric style citing

When using numeric style the \citet{key} command outputs Lastname [n]. I'd like this to output Lastname F. [n] where F is a Firstname initial. p.s. Here is MWE code ...
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How to convert LaTex to word using PanDoc and keep citations as numeral

I use Pandoc to convert a tex file to docx. I used the following command pandoc -s foo.tex --bibliography=foo.bib -o foo.docx But in the output word document, citation are in format of (author ...
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Biblatex-Chicago Author-Date in Footnote

I have looked at Guidelines for customizing biblatex styles but still need some help. I want a second non-consecutive footnote to be Author Year, p. Mark Twain, Tom Sawyer (NY:NYU P.,1990), 201. ...
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Omit data from the bib file in citation, but show it in the bibliography [duplicate]

I’d like to cite a website including its name, maintainer and URL, but not the access date, in a footnote. Using the \fullcite command, the whole entry appears in the footnote as well as in the ...
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Citation Style [LastnameYYYY]

i have been searching a lot, but could not find a possibility to make my citations look exactly(!) like [Authors_last_nameYear], i.e only the first authors last name and the year. I tried different ...
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Can you configure bibtex to ignore some \cite commands?

When I am writing I often will realize I need to put a citation for something I wrote, but I don't have it. I like to leave myself something to remind myself which reference I need to put in once I ...
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Bibtex and Google Scholar [duplicate]

I was wondering if someone could answer a question about the internals of bibtex. I have a bibtex file that works well when the files are neat. For example @article{HochwaldTC03, author = "{B.M. ...
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how do I cite an article without the bib entry appearing in the References section?

I have some citations that I want to include only the text in the body, such as (Smith et al., 1985), but not have the actual entry appear in the References section (other entries should appear ...
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Reuse variable defined in nomenclature

I am creating a list of symbols using nomenclature package. The purpose of creating this was that there are lot of variables in the equation that are being used repeatedly. When I define them again ...
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Cite after end of sentence mangles whitespace (Biblatex!)

(This is an almost-duplicate of Cite after end of sentence mangles whitespace, since I forgot to mention Biblatex there.) I am using the report class to write a thesis. Sometimes, more than one ...
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Cite after end of sentence mangles whitespace

I am using the report class to write a thesis. Sometimes, more than one consecutive sentences refer to the same source, so instead of writing Booh \cite{source}. Baah \cite{source}. I write Booh. ...
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BibLaTeX: Highlight Self-References

I am looking for a way to highlight references to my own previous publications using BibLaTeX (alphabetic cite and bibliography style), for example by using double brackets as citation marks in the ...
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Auto-insert “Ref.” or “Refs.” before citation

In the answers to this question, it is explained how "Ref." can automatically be added before any citation. However, I would like to have an automatic "Ref." or "Refs." depending on whether I \cite ...
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How to suppress author in a full citation using XeLaTeX, biblatex and Biber?

How can I do a full citation, but suppress only the author while keeping a complete entry in my .bib file and keep a full complete citation in the rest of the document and in the bibliography? I use ...
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biblatex authoryear with very similar author lists

I'm using biblatex with the authoryear style, and I happen to be citing three papers: Authors A, B, C, D, E, 2009. Authors A, B, C, D, E, 2012. Authors A, B, C, E, D, 2009. When I cite all three, ...
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citation format style change from X & Y to X and Y

I'm using \usepackage{natbib} and \bibliographystyle{agsm}. I want to remove '&' from the citation and replace it with 'and' (Ex: Instead of "Fama & French (1993)" I need "Fama and French ...
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problem with the cite at the bottom of the page

I am using Tufte-style template. When use a citation at the bottom of page, the cited text crosses the margin of the page. Here is the MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,nohyper]{tufte-book} %abstracton ...