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Is it possible to translate the 'and' separator in references using BibTeX?

I'm using the standard plain style for my bibliography. My document is written in Dutch, so I'm using the babel package, but the and separator before the last author isn't translated to the Dutch ...
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Rstudio, sweave: citation X on page Y undefined on input line Z

I was looking through the previous questions but I couldn't find someone with the same problem. Apologies if this has already been answered previously. I am using sweave in Rstudio to create a paper. ...
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Change bibliography style in AMSREFS to e.g. APS style? [closed]

I am using the amsrefs package to build the reference list for my Latex file. However, I can't seem to figure out how to change the citation style to APS. Here's an MWE including a quick description ...
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grouping the citations from [1],[2] to [1,2]

I am citing some papers in my tex file. I use \cite command and it works fine. In cases that there are two citations together for example \cite{paper1,paper2} then the result is un-grouped. ...In ...
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Bibliography errors when using \cite{example}, \bfseries invalid in math mode

Everything else works except for the references, not quite sure why. The aux file always replaces the file I want to load with another empty .bib file too.
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Emphasising Citations in the text (not just bibliography)

I have a few bibliography entries that are especially important, such as the one by Genius and Vader in the example below. From the example we can see that "Lasers and Death Stars" is clearly an ...
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Norwegian in natbib

I have a small problem with some of my citations. I am writing my thesis in Norwegian, so the package natbib doesn't cite my sources the right way when there are two authors because of the ...
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Problems compiling citations into latex document

TexMaker stopped working on my computer a little while ago so I started using TexShop. In the most recent version of my document when I compile it will not load in any of the citations, I'm pretty ...
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Biblatex: is there a more elegant way for this type of citation? [duplicate]

I want to produce a citation of two texts where the author of the first text is the subject of a sentence (but not the other). More precisely, this is the kind of citation I want: Author_A (1999; see ...
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Undefined citations error

When I try to cite references from my bibliography, they get a 'warning' of being undefined when I print the PDF the citations are there but only with the name of the bibitem and not the number. \...
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add URL to citation apa biblatex

I need to add the URL in the citations in footnotes for every source that has a URL. It should look like the footnotes a and b in the MWE output. I found this: Add URL field to footcites using style=...
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“I found no \citation commands while reading myFile.aux”

I'm trying to compile myFile.tex, a program which draws on bibtex and biber \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage[style=authoryear,backend=biber]{biblatex} \addbibresource{...
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How to change label/reference formats

I have just been using the default label and reference formats, i.e. $\label{eqn:a}$ and \ref{eqn:a} but I was wondering if there's a way to change the format of the references. For example if I am ...
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Empty Bibliography error despite implementing multiple fixes?

I have been trying to sort this out for almost a straight day and any fix I find for similar problems doesn't seem to work. I am using TeXStudio to write my thesis and my bibliography isn't being ...
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How to add the exact page numbers cited for books in the references list/bibliography, not in the text?

I am wondering if there is a package or an option in LyX that adds the page number to the references list. I don't want to generate a separate bibtex entry for each page cited of the same reference. ...
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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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Citation in parentheses (author outside of it)

I am using the bibliographystle 'apalike' and I want to change the citation output. Given a citation \cite[p.1]{citekey} which til now gives "(author, year, p.1)" , I want to have something like "...
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\citet vs \cite using natbib

This one looks like a question that should be solved just reading the package manual, but oddly I couldn't solve it neither that way. I'm using natbib for an author-date bibliography style. I ...
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Intext citation in IEEE format [closed]

I am trying to change the citations of my bibliography so that it uses IEEE format for the \cite command. Currently, \cite{...} the generates output like (1) whereas I want it to appear as [1]. ...
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citation within caption [closed]

The following code produces an error: \begin{figure}[H] \includegraphics[scale=0.7]{errormeasures} \caption[Ma{\ss}zahlen zur Evaluation der SVM-Regression]{Ma{\ss}zahlen zur Evaluation der SVM-...
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Author undefined for citation [duplicate]

I have a question about an error message "(author?) [5]" rendered into my PDF. I'd very much like to render just the number in brackets. My bib file created with BibDesk looks like this: @book{...
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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. ...
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How to abbreviate journal name in citation

I'm writing my research proposal and my supervisor wants me to abbreviate the journal name (and remove part of the month from the publication date). How can I achieve that? Edit: I am using BibTeX ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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Too many commas in name: Using Jabref and Texmaker

I'm using the natbib package in Latex with the \bibliographystyle{apalike}. I'm getting errors from my citations and it's due to how I'm listing the authors. The error I'm getting is "Too many commas ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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}...
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help me for APA citation templet

I want to the apa reference style in an article. Can any one can help me in this regard. I am using kile to compile the LaTex file in UBUNTU platform.
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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[...
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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 ...
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How to generate multiple, numeric-style citation call-outs?

In my kile documents, I want to add multiple citations. For this I use the command \cite{cristo,taylor,polgar,phillips,speirs,simoes,roberto} The names in this command give numeric references, ...
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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 ...
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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&...