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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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APA style quotes, year with parentheses, footcites, ibidem

I would like my citation style to be a footnote Author (Year) for the entire Author (Year) to be a hyperlink to the bibliography for repeated citations to be Ibid So far I can almost do it all. ...
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Citing from an Encyclopedia with sub voce

I would like to cite from an encyclopedia. My advisor would like me to use s.v. (see 1. example here: https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/S._v. ). I am currently using @incollection but adding s.v. to the ...
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Incorporating multiple software names and e.g., within in-text citation

I'm hoping someone can help me with this in-text citation issue I can't seem to figure out. I am using natbib and have an in-text citation that should look something like this: (e.g., PSD; Horner, ...
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Citing in included(input-ed) tex file

I'm LaTeXing user with Sublime Text3. When working with several texfiles(ie one tex file for each chapters) and if bibliography command is called in main tex file, then cite command cannot be used in ...
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LYX natbib insert citation not ordering by observation sequencing

I am using lyx with natbib (shown in pics of document settings and bibliography). I have lots of citations where the author/year is the same. However, it is not ordering by appearance but rather the ...
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Author and year displayed in separate column: which bibliography style is this?

I am trying to figure out which bibliography style this is: I am using the natbib package with the apalike bibliography style, which is what I want for the right column, but I am missing the left ...
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Abbreviated cite with Biblatex's philosophy-modern style

I am writing my master thesis with classicthesis and I decided to use Biblatex's philosophy-modern style \usepackage[style=philosophy-modern,hyperref,square,natbib,backend=bibtex]{biblatex} ...
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Citing in Texstudio gives jibberish symbols in autocomplete citation commands

When I cite in Texstudio, the bibtex keys appear as jibberish and renders unusable in the autocomplete command in TexStudio, see attached figure. My .bib and .tex files are encoded in UTF-8 according ...
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citation in {elsarticle} worked example!

Do you have any worked example showing how we cite and manage references in {elsarticle}. I already tried to use the following. It compiles successfully. Any ideas to get better form? Here my example ...
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Referencing to a theorem using \cite and memoir [duplicate]

I am citing a book, and I would like to reference a specific theorem within that book. Usually, I would use something like \cite[Theorem~4]{Reference} which would have produced something like ...
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Use BibTeX key as the cite key

I tried to use natbib and other attempts but for vain. I would like to produce a cite key which is identical to the BibTeX entry. For example, if I have a BibTeX entry Bt98, then I want \cite{Bt98} to ...
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pandoc citations inside table

How can I force pandoc to process the citations that are used inside a table/tabular environment? A minimal example is: \begin{table}[t] \begin{tabular}{|l|l|} \hline [@referencekey] & ...
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biblatex Error 'cite' undefined: autocite=footnote with biblatex-mla

I would like to use the MLA citation style in footenotes. The following mwe produces the expected result. \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage[backend=biber, style=mla]{biblatex} ...
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Using redefined \c and Turkish characters in citation

I once redefined the command \c since I need a shortcut for some formula that I use quite frequently. Unfortunately, I now need to cite a turkish author that has a \c{C} in his name. So, what I did is ...
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question mark instead of citation number when use singlecol-new [duplicate]

I have been struggling to fix this issue since 3 days. When i use the document class llncs it works fine. However, when i use the document class "singlecol-new", question mark comes instead of ...
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Bib label in alphabetic style but with full 4-digit year

Consider the following bibliography example using alphabetic style, maxalphanames = 1 and deactivated + in case of multiple authors: How can achieve a complete 4-digit year in the label? So in ...
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How to cite a Table that has been copied from some other resources?

I've copied a table from internet and I want to cite that table. How can I do it?
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How Do I Cite University Names Without Natbib Breaking After “of”? [duplicate]

I want to cite sources such as "University of Colorado" and "New Mexico Institute of Technology"; however, LATEX will break up the author name around "of", seemingly using the longer string even ...
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Biblatex: Delete Page Numbers of Quotations Temporary (e.g. for Presentations)

In my document I use biblatex and \autocite. All of my \autocite[]{}come with a specific page number or with a range of page numbers. For my next presentation I would like to use some bits of my text ...
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citet with Author1 (year), author2 (year), and author3 (year) format

Often I want to cite multiple authors at the end of a sentence. Using natbib, I write \documentclass{article} \usepackage{natbib} \begin{document} ... as discussed by ...
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LaTeXing autofill ST3 multiple file project

I'm writing my thesis in LaTeX using Sublime-Text3. Since my document is quite extensive, it's easier for me to handle it in a project. Also suggested by LaTeXing Guide (part2). My .sublime-project ...
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natbib: Error when citing paper with similar authors and same year

I get a strange error when I try cite two certain papers in the same document, when I use the natbib package (with numbers option enabled). If I trim the author list or change the year of either ...
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How to change author (and) to (et) in \cite

The question I think is prety clear. I'm citing Bob and Green, but I'm actually writing in french, so it doesn't make much sense to say 'selon ce que nous dit Bob and Green'. So I would like to change ...
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Using \footcite and \cite with \printbibliography

I collected a lot of references in an external bib-file, where I keep both references and resources, along side with cite-sources and bibliography items. Resources and Links shall go to the footnote ...
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Difference between \footcite and \cite in BibLaTeX

Since recently, I am having some trouble with the short/ibidem and full citations in BibLaTeX. When I use a \cite command inside a footnote, it behaves differently than \footcite: it seems each keeps ...
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Help with citation format needed

I am using Biblatex. For a thesis, I need to have footnote citations to look like this: author (year:page) for example ²Johnson (2010:29) I have already implmenented the code from this question, ...
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Bibliography: letter after year when there are more than two authors

I'm having some minor issues with those bibliography entries which contain three authors or more: in the bibliography itself, it automatically adds a letter after the year (i.e. 1993b), even though ...
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Using “\citeauthor{key}.” at the end of a phrase renders repeated points

The present question is a follow-up question to this one: Preventing repeated periods in citations I have the same problem, using \citeauthor{key}. at the end of a phrase for a reference with more ...
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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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How can I insert a complete reference into abstract using BibTeX (elsarticle)

Following [1] \documentclass{article} \usepackage[numbers]{natbib} \usepackage{bibentry} \newcommand{\ignore}[1]{} \newcommand{\nobibentry}[1]{{\let\nocite\ignore\bibentry{#1}}} % apsrev entries in ...
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How do I cite authors without compiling them in the bibliography?

I'm writing an abstract and i cite some authors. How can I just cite them without relating them to a bibliography database? Isn't there a simple solution to that?
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how to get TexShop to auto-complete custom citation and cross-reference commands

I'd like to use a custom cross-referencing command, called \pref{}, in TexShop and have it trigger autocompletion the way \ref{} does. Similarly for a custom citation command \citepage{}. I have the ...
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How to force latex to abbreviate additional authors with “et al.”?

I use the "ecta" bibliography style and it works fine for one exception. I have many different citations that include more than 2 authors. However, there is only one citation latex is using the names ...
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natmove in reverse

I am reformatting a document; the previous reference format used superscripts (where cite marks should follow punctuation) and the current format is in line with the text in parentheses (where cite ...
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Cite reference in LaTeX?

I want to create cite source in latex using texmaker and mendeley. So that whenever I click on the cited reference it directly goes to reference part where that cited reference is mentioned.
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Disallow line break in \cite

How can I disallow line break in \cite? Two bibtex entries are @book{is, author = "Mörður Árnason", title = "Íslensk orðabók", publisher = "Edda", address = ...
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bibliography with Mendeley, the bibliography list is created, but with no identification number []. If I \cite{ref} it looks like [0]?

I am new in LaTeX and I am stuck on this bibliography problem. My LaTeX looks like this: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,twoside,openright,pdftex]{book} \begin{document} \bibliography{mybib}{} ...
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Question mark instead of citation number

I've browsed the forums and found a number of posts that have addressed this issue, but none of the solutions seem to work for me. I have the following script that I just copied from the bibtex home ...
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How to change the conjunction “and” in a custom bst file?

I created a custom bst file with a harvard citation style. Currently the conjunction between author names is "and". I would like to keep "and" for text citations, ex: Author1 and Author2 (1999) ...
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Supercite with square brackets

Same requirements as this question. But as soon as I try to set the style option, I get this error (Bibliography macro 'site' undefined): MWE (comment the 3rd line in to reproduce the error): ...
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Problem with brackets when typesetting Latex when \cite used, when removed, problem with bibtex - undefined!

I have oceanbib.bib: %% This BibTeX bibliography file was created using BibDesk. %% http://bibdesk.sourceforge.net/ %% Saved with string encoding Unicode (UTF-8) @article{essd-7-47-2015, Author ...
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Problem with \cite{key}

I'm having frustrating issues with my bibtex citation. In my .bib file, I have a citation like: @article{Bonte2008, author = {M.H.A Bonte and AH van den Boogaard and J Huetink}, title ...
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Citing two different ways within same document

I am using the unsrt bibliography style which formats references in text as [1]. This is fine most of the time, but occasionally I would like to write it as Reference 1 or [Ref. 1]. Is there a simple ...
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\citet command displays “(author?)”

Im using natbib and \bibliographystyle{alpha}. Occasionally a \citet command produces a proper citation mark, but also "(author?)" in bold face. Why is that? Example: It happens for the citation ...
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How to change bibliography locale in pandoc? [closed]

I'm trying to render a document from MarkDown to PDF using pandoc: pandoc my-document.md \ --csl=citation-style.xml \ --standalone \ --smart \ -V documentclass=report \ -f ...
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Hyperref link to bibliography entry?

Is it possible to create a link to a particular bibliography item? I'm hoping for something like: This \hyperref[MyKey]{link} takes you to the same place as \cite{MyKey}. A full (non-working) ...
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Hyperlinked footnote and footcite markers automatically separated by raised commas

The posting Incompatibility between footmisc-option multiple and hyperref contains a solution to having consecutive footnote markers hyper-linked and automatically separated by raised commas. How to ...
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Italic page numbers using gb4e

A while I asked multiple questions regarding the construction of a quotation environment that - among others - is automatically indenting when exceeding a certain number of lines and that is ...
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TextMate \cite syntax highlighting [closed]

When I open a LaTeX document in TextMate, the syntax highlighting makes the part in braces in any cite command colored red, as if there is an error: \cite{why-is-this-red} Is there an easy way to ...