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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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Can I have a reference with spacing using bibtex? Like \cite{Author Year}

Can I have a bibtex entry with space in its key reference? Like below: @article{Author 2000, title={Boring book}, author={Boring Guy}, journal={Boring Subject}, year={2000}, ...
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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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How to allow linebreaks between double surnames of an authoryear-style citation call-out

When citing with double surnames in 'Harvard style' with the natbib package, it sometimes happens to have the start of the citation at the end of one line. It seems that natbib doesn't allow ...
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natbib - bibliography

After some research I found the bibliographystyle "humannat". It does look exactly the way I was looking for, except the new line after "Name, First Name" \documentclass{article} ...
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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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Universal `\cite` commands or defining new cite commands

I would like to know the best practice to get "universal" cite commands. Across the different articles, I have written, each has had a different template for a different publication venue. And, each ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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Cite a particular author when there are multiple authors - how to?

It may happen for some publications, one author among a group of authors are more important than others. Let us say, that author may be more popular or has contributed the most :) I have official ...
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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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Auto-complete feature for Texmaker citations

I have Texmaker 4.1.1 and autocomplete feature for citations doesn't work in it. I have my .bib file in the correct directory (the same as my .tex file), use biblatex, have added the command ...
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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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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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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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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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Using commas in \cite

I am using two packages \usepackage{cite} and \usepackage{chicago} to create the appropriate references. Using the command \cite(ref) delivers the output of, e.g., (Smith 2015), but I need to insert ...
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Theoremstyle: Definitions, Theorems with angled brackets

I have a small problem to solve: I want to cite where i have my definitions/theorems from e.g. 1.2 Definition [1, Theorem 1.2] How do i do that? When i use \cite{XY} then it will appear ...
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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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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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Weird citation error for a specific entry [duplicate]

I am pretty new to Latex but I thought it would be better to write my bachelors thesis in latex than in word... its pretty easy to look up the main parts for latex but I'm at my wit's end: A specific ...
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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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Unexpected citation behavior: biblatex with biber and authoryear

The citation style authoryear-comp is designed to output citations of the form '(Doe, 1992)'. (See p. 62 of the biblatex documentation.) This has worked as expected for me, even when using Biber as ...
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citation DIN 1505 Teil 2 or DIN ISO 690

I am using texmaker under Ubuntu. I need to use DIN 1505 Teil 2 or DIN ISO 690 for bibliography. Which means in the text and for referencing a citation I want to have [Author name, year]. At the time ...
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Specify which of multiple citations is preceded by a prefix in BibTex/natbib/BibLaTeX

I'm trying to add a prefix to a particular citation in LaTeX using BibTex/natbib/BibLaTeX in the context of multiple citations. Here's what I want to appear: Claim made by several authors ...
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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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Only last name for natbib citep [duplicate]

I want my citations to be shown as (LastName, year) instead of (LastName Initials, year). I am using the natbib package, with setting 'authoryear'. Below a minimilistic example: My .tex file: ...
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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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bibtex and genitive / possessive 's: the proper way to obtain “Kuran's (1989) model”

Is there a way to attach a genitive apostrophe or "'s" to an authors name? Currently I use: \citeauthor{kuran1989}'s \citeyear{kuran1989} But since something like this comes up regularily I'd like ...
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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 ...