{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}.

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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 ...
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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 ...
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Changing default \citet font in biblatex

I'm using biblatex to manage my citation in a natbib style : \usepackage[style=alphabetic,maxnames=6,natbib=true]{biblatex} However when I use the \citet command, the author's name is in a \textsc ...
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Citation Style Language (CSL)

How can I use Citation Style Language(CSL) in LaTeX Bibliography? It seems fantastic, there is 2,803 Citation Style right now in Zotero Style Repository. The Citation Style Language (CSL) is an ...
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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), ...
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Citing with Bibtex: .bbl file built, but not citing at all [closed]

I seem to have issues getting citations working in TeXmaker. Code is roughly as follows: %%% citations \usepackage{natbib} \bibliographystyle{plain} %stuff \begin{document} \maketitle \section{...
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Citing - how to get pp. 78.

I often want to cite with pp.78, denoting page 78 and following. Is there a way to do that directly in a way of \autocite[78]{title}?
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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 = {{...
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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 ...
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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]) ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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: \...
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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 ...
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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&...
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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"...
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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 ...
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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 [...
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Show reference label when it is undefined

When a reference is undefined, LaTeX shows simply [??] which doesn't give much information. I would like it to show the label instead. This is useful when more collaborators work on the same preprint ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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).
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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{} ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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)...
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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'...
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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). \...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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?
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EID bib entry causes duplicate page numbers in citation with biblatex

ADS paper service usually provides the EID entry as well as the pages entry in their bibtex files. Both entries generally contain the page number of an article. Usually this doesn't seem to cause any ...
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all citations are missing in latexdiff

I have used latexdiff to generate a newDiff.tex and then compiled it with the normall pdflatex-bibtex and then twice pdflatex, but I received many warnings for the each citations and the output pdf is ...
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Biblatex.cfg vs .cls vs .sty

In terms of the efficiency/speed of compiling which is the more effective place to put bibliography option changes: In the biblatex.cfg, a .cls file calling a new class or a .sty file. Any insight ...
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Lyx References Broken

I lately moved my .lyx file to a different computer. Now all my citations and Formatted cross-references to subsections are broken. Formatted references to sections and images are still working for ...
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beamer with title in citation

I am using beamer and writing my bibliographies with \bibliographystyle{apalike}. It shows the authors and the year on my citation \cite{cloudGrid:6}: [Ian Foster, 2008] I would like to show ...
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How to not display url and visit date in biblatex? [duplicate]

I'm doing some slides in beamer, and including the url and visit date in biblatex in a footnote would make it too long. Is there a way to hide these fields? The citations in the latex file are ...
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Finding the first appearance of citation

Is it possible to define a LaTeX command that takes as input a citation key and gives as output the section of the article, in which this key appeared the first time (inside \cite{}), i.e. where ...
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Using \nocite in large documents

I am having some issues regarding the bibliography. When I am citing more than 2 references at the same time, for example 3 ctations I usually cite it as: (\cite{a}-\nocite{b}\cite{c}) "as shown in [...
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problem citation (?) in journal submission system [closed]

when I submit source tex files to springer journal from their website. I click to generate pdf from uploaded source then I faced following problem: I have a problem in referencing, I can't see the ...
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biblatex: force \cite not to ignore semicolon

By default the \cite command ignores a semicolon if it follows a dot. How can I force biblatex to print the semicolon regardless if there is a dot before? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[ ...
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hyperref author and year biblatex with multiple keys

I am using the solution in hyperlink name with biblatex authoryear (biblatex 1.4b) to have links on author and year when using \citet. This solution does not work if I have supply \citet with ...