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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 ...
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bibliography not working - references not showing up [closed]

Bibliography is not showing up: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,times,numbered,print,index]{Classes/PhDThesisPSnPDF} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{amsmath, amsthm, amssymb} ...
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LaTeX/BibTeX: multi-citation with multi-comment

The command \cite allows one to insert references to documents: for one reference, \cite{REF0}; for multi-references \cite{REF0,REF1,REF2<,...>}. This command also accepts an optional argument ...
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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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How to cite work and make it not appear in references? [duplicate]

I'm using biblatex to cite and reference previous works, via the external file containing such references (the .bib). When using APA, if I want to cite an author whose cited text contains another ...
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how to cite the report in the text in APA format?

how to cite the report in the text in APA format? http://www.irena.org/DocumentDownloads/Publications/IRENA_RE_Power_Costs_2014_report.pdf For example, In research you write (Ahmed, 2014) in the end ...
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How to put the author and year in italics

I use the authoryearstyle in biblatex, and when I do for instance \parencite{jadadish2010}, I get: (Jadadish, 2010) But I need the author and year to be in italics, so that I get this: ...
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Citation of International Organisations [duplicate]

I am trying to create the following citation for my bibliography using the apacite package. International Monetary Fund (2014). International Monetary Fund, Annual Report on Exchange ...
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\citeauthor with et~al. using BibTeX Style alphadin?

I am writing my master thesis right now and got some problems citing authors. My sources are organised via Zotero, i am using the BetterBibTex Export. In my preabmle i got: ...
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Natbib sorting and citation order by appearance

I've started writing my thesis using LaTeX (as recommended by the school) and as a complete novice at it, I've been stuck trying to figure out how to change the citation by order of appearance. I'm ...
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Acronym: show only the long version and only once with the citation and/or footnote

I think I've a use case / misuse hat is not yet covered by the nice acro package: I want to manage default citations and footnotes for some words - so not really acronyms in this case. A short MWE ...
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Bolding numeric citations

Hi all I am cite sources in my report using the cite command: \cite{test} and I am using biblatex in Numeric mode: \usepackage[backend=bibtex, style=numeric]{biblatex} however I was hoping to ...
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Suppress author option: remove the name of an author already used in text

Sometimes, I write the name of an author in a sentence before the citation. For this reason, I'd like to suppress it in the citation. How can I do that? Is the only solution to create a new macro, ...
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How to keep the year label when citing two references from the same author within the same year?

I am using the natbib package in LaTeX and have found a customized .bst file on some professor's homepage. The file is too large to upload post it here, but I think it is based on the authoryear.bst ...
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Check if an entry is cited multiple times

I am trying to find out whether it is currently possible to have a test in Biblatex that tests at the very first time an entry is cited whether the same entry will be cited more than once in the ...
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In-text citation of book with year:page [duplicate]

I apologize if this question has been asked before, I wasn't able to find anything that exactly fit what I was trying to do. I'm attempting to change my citations in order to display the page number ...
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Year not showing up in APA-style citations

I'm writing a paper in LaTeX at the moment. I'm using the \usepackage{apacite}, but for some reason, the years will not show up in my in-text citations. The entry in the References section is fine, ...
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Cite pop-up in Texstudio doesn't show up anymore

I'm using TeXstudio 2.5.2 together with Jabref 2.9.2 and BibLaTeX. Everything in my document works fine except that when I enter \cite no pop-up with all the bibliography entries shows up. The weird ...
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Remove “et al.” only from citation and maintain it in bibliography

I'm using authoryear style (biblatex) and I want to remove "et al" from (in-text) citation while showing only the first author name in it. But I want to show "et al." in bibliography (maxbibname=3). ...
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shortcite and cite produce same output in nle.sty ( I cannot use natbib)

My question is similar to abbrvnat without natbib package I see the output of cite and shortcite commands to be same. Is this a problem nle.sty ...
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jfm-style pop-up when hoverin figure and citations

Take this example: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2015.335 It is a random (recent) paper from journal of Fluid Mechanics.It should be on open-access at this moment. If you open it with acrobat ...
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How to customize the \textcite command?

I use Biblatex with the authoryear-icomp citation style. The \textcite{ref} command prints out Lastname (year) ie Groenig (2000) but I want it to give me Firstname Lastname (year) ie Peter Groenig ...
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How to put a reference for a graphic in beamer?

I am making a presentation. One of my slides has a graphical representation of statistics in a fancy manner. I want to make a reference of source from where I am pulling those stats. How can I do ...
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Adding a website in bibliography [duplicate]

I have taken information from this link for my project report. I want to add the website link in the "bibliography" section. But I don't know how is to cite this. Any help is appreciated. Thanks.
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Why citation number is changed in beamer?

My presentation has slides 1-10. I use same reference in slide 3 and slide 5. Both times the full citation appears differently. Also the number also changes. Why is this the case. This doesnt happen ...
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What is the safest way to update BibTex?

I have made my presentation in beamer and now I want to use \footcite to add citations. My current Biblatex version is 1.5 which I suppose is old. I saw following post How to upgrade ...
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Why \footcite not working in beamer?

I wanted to add citations in my beamer presenatation and saw following post. How to embed citations into footnotes? For test run I copied the answer posted there but I am not geting ciattaion as ...
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How to prevent line break within a (multiple) citation

I sometimes cite two or three references. When the citation is at the end of the line, latex inserts a line break. How can I prevent this from happening? I already tried what was suggested here ...
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Format citation range in beamer presentation

I would like my cited references to read [1-3] as opposed to [1,2,3], given \documentclass{beamer} \mode<presentation> { \usetheme{Berkeley} } \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{textpos} % ...
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Author's full first name with citation-in-text (citet{} directives)

Is there some variant or option for \citet{} directive that will give me the author's full first name? But only when I need it? In similar questions people have suggested editing the author field in ...
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apacite produces inline citations out of text area when using custom margins and parindent

The citation is outside of the text area. Seems like this has to do with custom margin and parindent specification. Any way to keep custom settings but still have citations wrap as expected? Thanks. ...
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How can the citation in the article include information of authors and year?

I am using bibtex to manage my citations. But when I use \cite{...}, only thing shown is the of the citation - [1,2].... Is it possible that I can show other information of the citation? Ideally, I ...
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Autocomplete \cite without using bibtex (embedded system)

I'm writing a report without using bibtex package. I'm using \cite{} command to cite the references found in my bibliography. Is there a way \cite{} could autocomplete, knowing that I'm getting no ...
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How to replace ampersand with “and” in in-text citation in elsarticle.cls with apa style?

I'm preparing an article for an Elsevier journal and would like to replace the ampersand (&) with an "and" in the in-text citations. I have to use APA style citation and references, therefore I ...
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\nocite{*} for single bibdatasources with biblatex/biber

Several bibliography resources are used in one single tex-document. They resources have been added using: \addbibresource{}. Now I'd like to use the \nocite{*} command to print all references of one ...
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Issues with jneurosci citation style where multiple articles share the same first author/year

I'm writing a thesis where my citations need to be in the style of the Journal of Neuroscience. To that end, I've been using the jneurosci package from CTAN. I've run into what seems to be a bug - ...
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Changing natbib style from authoryear to numbered for a small section

I am writing a paper for a journal that requires citations in author-year format. I can produce this using \usepackage{natbib} and \cite, \citep commands as shown below. However, I want to produce ...
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Cite-marks in List of figures

My list of figures currently contains the cite-marks next the caption: How do I get rid of them in the list of figures? This is how the first figure is defined. If I put the \cite{} outside of the ...
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Natbib citation error

One of my citations is breaking my document. If I build it with the citation uncalled in the document and a fresh .bbl file, the document builds fine. If I try and call the citation, it breaks the ...
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How to cite pages with multiple items?

I know if I cite pages I can \cite[p. 10]{Smith2008} But how do I do this with multiple items? E.g. (Smith, 2008, p. 10; Jones, 2006, p. 6)
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BibLaTeX \DeclareCiteCommand: How to check shorthand and citeseen and choose <wrapper> accordingly?

This question is closely related to Biblatex: Autocite dependent on shorthand but since that question asks about autocite, I decided to open a new question. I am trying to to declare a citation ...
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When using \cite, I don't see any of the book references in my Bibliography when using TexMaker

I tried looking for this online but no luck so far. The only entries I see are all the articles I have in the bibliography. Anyone mind helping with the proper command? Some details... ...
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Using BibTeX to make a list of references without having citations in the body of the document?

Is there any way to have BibTeX insert a bibliography without having citations in the body of the document itself? Maybe a way to hide the in-text citations, so that BibTeX still sees them and ...
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Have one citation be unformatted, in line with the text

When working on a report I use a citation style where every citation I use is super scripted above words and sentences (I use biblatex with biber as a backend). I added this in the preamble for super ...
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doi package inserting http:/dx.doi.org/\let… instead of http:/dx.doi.org/… in bibliography hyperlinks

When I use the doi package, the links in my bibliography are: http://dx.doi.org/%5Clet%20... instead of http://dx.doi.org/... Any ideas? MWE: \documentclass[preprint,12pt]{elsarticle} ...
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On-line citations for Physical Review B documents in REVTeX

At some point the Physical Review B journal switched from superscript citations to on-line citations. However, when I prepare a document using \documentclass[aps,prb,reprint]{revtex4-1}, I still get ...
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How to cite a speech only available as a YouTube-video

I created a paragraph about Project Soli which was introduced at this year's Google I/O conference. However there are only two videos available. This is one of them: ...
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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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making citations bold latex

Simple problem I am having I apologise for the simplicity but my google skills seem to be lacking and I cannot find an answer speedily.I am using MiKTeX 2.9 and have a successful bibliography without ...
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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 ...