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How to quote a list?

I want to quote a list in the following way: We haven't produced an original list. But another group made this list: [1] "1. bla "2. bla bla "3. bla bla bla" Is there a simple way ...
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how to cite this book with bibtex? [closed]

This might be an easy question to some of you but for me I find it hard because I am not familiar with the names mentioned. Which is a city and which is a publisher. Mack, Chris A. Fundamental ...
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Why the issue number is missing in reference?

My source is: @article{Astrm2014, doi = {10.1016/j.automatica.2013.10.012}, url = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.automatica.2013.10.012}, year = {2014}, month = {jan}, publisher = {Elsevier {BV}}, ...
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Remove “see n. 1” from footnotes biblatex

Biblatex is formatting my footnotes like so: I would like to remove the "see n. 1" or "see n. 30". I'm using the historian package, MWE: documentclass{article} \usepackage[margin=3cm]{geometry} ...
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How to refer to section numbers in a citation call-out?

In the example bellow, the citation call-out to entry 58 includes also the section 12.3.2. Is there a package or a built-in way to create call-outs in this format? I'm using bibtex to manage the ...
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How to cite 2 authors (Name & Name Date) inline in text with Harvard?

(firstly, is it possible to attach files? otherwise I'm just going to have to copy/paste my entire .bst and it's not coming out as a codeblock) Here's the example from my university of what it's ...
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Biblatex: how to shorten 3+ authors to et al. in short citations, but in full citations and bibliography all names should appear

I need a pretty specific human-science citation style, that's why things got a bit difficult. I would like to use the et al. (andothers) in my short citations only. So when I cite something the first ...
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Footcite only with surname [duplicate]

My I aim is to configure the \footcite command so that it prints only the surname of an author and it seems to work for most Authors but in some cases it doesn't. I would really appreciate if someone ...
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How do I use put e.g. before multiple cites in bibtex?

In bibtex for latex, I use \cite{foo2012,bar2013,abc2014} and it outputs: (Foo, 2012; Bar 2013; ABC 2014) When i use \cite[e.g.]{foo2012,bar2013,abc2014}, it outputs: (Foo, 2012; Bar 2013; ...
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Autocompletion of citation in TeXShop without BibDesk?

The documentation for autocompletion of citations within TeXShop appears to be fragmented around the web. The default suggestion is to use a service from BibDesk, but this requires BibDesk to be ...
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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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Different style/color for some specific references using natbib

I need to differentiate some specific references from the others, for both the text and the reference list at the end of the document. Let's say I want the "regular" ones in blue and the specific ...
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Different style/color for some specific references using Bibtex

I need to differentiate some specific references from the others, for both the text and the reference list at the end of the document. Let say I want the "regular" ones in blue and the specific (i.e. ...
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Line break of long author name

I have implemented the Harvard citation style using Biblatex and Biber as described here. This seems to work fine. However, I have now a problem with the line break of long author names, as shown in ...
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Bibliography do not show citation numbers

I am writing a thesis report and I am using bibtex to make the bibliography. The problem is that even if I get the references printed in the order as they are cited, I am not able to print the ...
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ibidem only in the footnotes and not in the running text

Is there a way to have the ibidem-funtion of biblatex only in the footnotes (\footcite{key} and \footnote{\cite{key}.}) but not in the running text (bla bla \cite{key} bla bla)? In other words, I ...
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Alternative Sorting Method for Citations

I am currently working on a document (a thesis), and on one line I am required to make more than 100 citations in a single \cite{} command, and there is no way around this particular piece of ...
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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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Bibtext - citation with multiple author and page numbers

I am trying to give multiple citations with page numbers like (Stallings, 2010, p.324; Tanenbaum, 2009, pp.17-18) The best method seems to me in latex is: [1, p. 324; 2, pp. 17-18] I can do ...
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Problem with the \footcite command

I am sorry if I am posting my question incorrectly, but I am new and also for asking the same question but I can`t ask it as a comment in a previous one-"How to embed citations into footnotes? ...
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Custom citation style for technical reports

I am using the authordate3 citation style. This works great form most cases (books, articles). However I also reference some RFCs and I would like to have the RFC number instead of the author and the ...
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using \include, no bib files found

I'm writing a thesis and I divided it into several parts. Suppose I have a file named introduction.tex and I use \include command to include into my thesis. However, in the introduction, I need to ...
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abntcite: use Author (Date) instead (Author, Date)

I'm using abntcite.sty and I'm a noob. I like to know how to change my \cite{} look like "Author (Date)" instead "(Author, Date)", but I dont know how. I've tried so many ways, but I could not.
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Help with citation [duplicate]

I would like to cite this article from the web: https://www.economicsnetwork.ac.uk/iree/v4n2/grimes.htm This is what I have in the body: \indent The proportion of students cheating in schools vary ...
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Error produced in citation with agsm style

My citations are not defined according to the log but then appear in this strange form in my biblography. This is the Code I use: \NeedsTeXFormat{LaTeX2e} ...
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How to refer more specifically in Tufte-style handout

This question may be open-ended and have many solutions.... Usual Style Consider the following simple document which is generated by the following code. \RequirePackage{filecontents} ...
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hyperlinks and citations for specific template

I am using a harvard template for authoring my thesis. I am not able to get hyperlinks for my citations, pointing to my list of references. I am using the hyperref package. I would want to share the ...
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Citation in caption*

I would like to insert citations into my captions of figures and tables. I use two different captions and I will make an example: I use \caption{Title of caption that appears in list of ...
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How to cite an unpublished preprint with Bibtex?

I am learning Bibtex and am doing well with those references which I can find with google scholar. But I need to cite an unpublished preprint Combinatorial Group Theory In Homotopy Theory I by Fred R ...
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Where can I change the in-place citation format?

I use the ieee csl file to specify my reference-style, but where can I define how the reference within the text looks like? At the moment latex generates something like [Reference 1]. How can I force ...
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Citing in APA style with year in brackets

I'm writing my master thesis and citing in the APA style. Below is a picture how it looks right now: While it looks fine in general, I would like to alter the year and put it in brackets. ...
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How to put a full citation in the text *without* adding an entry to the bibliography

I'd like to include some full citations in the text of my document, using BibTeX. The bibentry package provides this. However, I would like not to have these items also appear in the bibliography. ...
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How to correctly cite more than one reference in IEEE style?

I am using ieee.cls and its LaTeX template but I see a problem right away in the citation: I use \cite{ref1,ref2} in my text, and I expect to get the following output: [1,2]. But I get this [1], ...
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Biblatex unitalisize in text citation

I'm trying to get a Harvard citation style working but I don't know how to unitalisize the title in an in text citation. I'm using pdflatex and biber to produce my results. pdflatex is version ...
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Preventing line break in figure caption

I have the following figure with the corresponding caption: As you can see the caption inappropriately breaks the line, which I want to avoid. Optimally without simply reducing the font size of the ...
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changing font size of \caption*

I want to change the font size of the \caption* command, which is not listed in the list of figures. I have the following code so far: \documentclass{article} \begin{figure}[h!] This is a figure ...
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hyperlink for citations using harvard style [duplicate]

I am following a prescribed template for authoring my thesis, and it has \usepackage{harvard}. I would like hyperlinks to my citations, for instance, \cite{ref} should point to the particular ...
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How to print a full reference with label in the normal text?

I would like to print (full) references in different parts of the normal text. I read that the bibentry package can handle this, but it is not completely what I was looking for. I would like to have a ...
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Editing BibTeX stylefile from Biometrics Journal to accommodate their requirements

For submitting a paper, the references need to be in the following format: References in the text should be ordered by author's surname and publication date. In publications by three authors, ...
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How to merge multiple footcites on a page

My problem is that I am trying to merge multiple occurances of a footcite on a page. It is the same situation as discribed in: Merging duplicate footcites. Unfortnatly the example does not work for ...
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Taking off the reference number from in text cite

I have a question about how to take off the reference number from in text cite? to explain more, I am using a thesis template, which uses the bibtex. This is how I cite a reference in text: ...
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Why is the prefix in my citation not working?

When I try to make a prefix, it breaks the command. I have tried both the \citep, \citet and the \cite commands. I have also tried looking at the Babel files, and changing the '<' and '>' to ...
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Changing '&' to 'og' in citations between names when using apacite package

When I use the \citet command, it makes a the & sign between the names. It is not supposed to do that, it is supposed to spell out 'and', which is the correct style for in-text citation. However, ...
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Command (using \ifthenelse) within 2nd optional (post) argument of footcite

I have defined a new command \mypageref to reference page numbers of text parts in my appendix. The begin of such a text part is labeled, e.g., by \label{text_begin}, and the end of the text part is ...
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\cite and \bibitem reverse the digits when using Arabi package

Unfortunately I have a similar problem as in \pageref dosen't properly show the page number when using arabi package. When I use the command \cite, the digits are reversed. In fact I am not able ...
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How to show more info in a citation

I'm trying to make a BibTeX entry for a computer library, which does not have one. This is all I know about it: @book{intelMKL, title={Intel Math Kernel Library. Reference Manual}, ...
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harvard citation management package: How to uppercase the authors in the citation call-out?

I have been using the harvard citation management package with the following configuration: \usepackage{harvard} \citationmode{abbr} \citationstyle{dcu} \bibliographystyle{dcu} Database: ...
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Lyx in-text citation

I am using Lyx with BibTex, and my references/bibliography is alphabetical. However, when I create a citation in-text for multiple authors, I want the (Author, year#1; Author, year#2) to be ...
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References in a specific format with parentheses

How can i cite authors who share the same idea about the same subject using the command \cite? I am using these packages: \documentclass[oneside]{normas-utf-tex} \usepackage[brazil]{babel} ...
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RFC-Citation + Book-Citation in natbib

I am writing a latex template and want to cite Books and RFCs. I want my book references in this format: ..Author: John Doe, May 2015.. should be referenced in the text like this: [Do15] ..Author: ...