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How to make citations appear within parentheses () instead of square brackets [ ]? [duplicate]

I am using the vancouver.bst which conforms to the ICMJE (international committee of medical journal editors) How do I make the citations in the text appear in parentheses, e.g., (3), rather than in ...
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Extra author appearing in biblatex-apa (as if two publications with the same first author appeared in the same year)

I'm using biblatex v2.5 and the biblatex-apa style v5.7. I have a couple citations with the same first author, including one with six co-authors in 2008. This is the only publication with that first ...
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Multiple footnote citations of reference on same page

If I have multiple footnote citations of the same reference on the same page I get multiple footnote entries with exactly the same content. \begin{filecontents*}{\jobname.bib} @article{test, ...
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How can I use accents (like \"{o}) in \footnote?

I get following error when I use in my tex file \footnote{Shr\"{o}dinger}. When I change to \footnote{Shrodinger} there is no error. Can you give me an advice what should I do? I use BiBTeX for ...
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The quote environment and the typographically correct notation of reference

This is a typography and latex related question. I have seen various examples of how the quote environment and the belonging reference to the quote are used. What is correct in the following minimum ...
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How to change the reference appearance in paper and after paper? [duplicate]

A journal editor asked me to change my reference format in my paper. For example, in my paper, reference numbers appear as [10, 8, 11, 1, 13, 16], and he wants it to be [1, 8, 10-11, 13, 16], how do I ...
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Resolve the citations but do not include the list of references

I need to prepare a separate abstract file without the list of references. However, I do have some citations in the abstract and I want them to be resolved, but without producing the list of refs in ...
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Use \ae ligature in bibliography [duplicate]

I have a reference containing a name: Hornbaek. The author's used a ligature when writing their name. The citation uses Hornb\aek, which doesn't work in the bibliography, but does work in text. Here's ...
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latex code in bibtex entries

Suppose you have a mathematical paper titled All functions are $C^\infty$ What is the best way to deal with such a situation when citing such a title in bibtex? Does bibtex cope with mathematics ...
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Biber and Biblatex: Reference within the Bibliography

I have a problem, where all my googeling has left me standing alone. Currently I am preparing my thesis and I am using biblatex in conjunction with biber. When dealing with the entrytype set ...
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Inline citations with only author, title and year

I would like to put a few reference inside a beamer presentation. Adding a full fledge bibliography is certainly awkward but the output of the \fullcite command from the biblatex pacakge is too ...
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Replacing ? with citation key and/or making list of unresolved references in natbib?

I have a question about unresolved references (I'm using natbib and pdflatex/bibtex) and the default behavior to print a (?). What I would like is the following: The (?) replaced with ...
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Improve footnotes citation with Biblatex

While using biblatex I want to display the full citations in footnotes, and in the text the following format author (year)^citation number. For now I am using as it is in the MWE. Is there a better ...
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Biblatex: How to get the information in note field

I use the following format for my bibliography. @thesis {RefKey, AUTHOR = {LastName, F.}, TITLE = {Thesis Title}, NOTE = {Ph.D. thesis}, SCHOOL = {University}, YEAR = {Year}, } I can receive ...
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Printing Article and Author Name In Text from .bib

Is there a way to tell BibTeX/natbib to print the name of an article and the author's name in text? For instance, where I would usually use \citep{cite-key} to deliver the in-text citation ...
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two different kinds of citations in the same document

I am using LyX with the default "article" document class. All the citations look as bracketed numbers [1], [2], etc. I want to have two different citation formats in the same document, according to ...
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Springer manuscript class natbib not showing references

I can't find a solution anywhere and I am in a hurry :( MWE: \documentclass[natbib,smallextended]{svjour3} \begin{document} \citep[e.g.][]{rodenbeck2003co} \citet{rodenbeck2003co} ...
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Separation of last author with \citep

I came across a solution on how to make an author list where the last author is preceded by "and", as shown in this code: \newcommand\MidSep{, }% separator for two elements, not the last two (for ...
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Invisible citations

Is there a simple way to make citations created by \cite{ref1} invisible in the final manuscript (so that you can produce one version with the citations and a separate one without them)?
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Author year citation

I have looking for how to cite the author and year in a sentence with reference to my bibliography list. I already used some Natbib styles, but no result of what I want. This is my main file: ...
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citestyle=authortitle-icomp, but including year?

I am nearly totally happy with \usepackage[citestyle=authortitle-icomp,bibstyle=authortitle,dashed=no,datezeros=no]{biblatex} because it shows the author and the (short) title in citations, but I ...
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Cite the appendix to a paper in bibtex

I would like to cite the appendix, written by Dr. X, of a published paper written by Profs Y and Z, and I am using bibtex. Unfortunately I am confused about how to do this. Of course both the appendix ...
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bibtex: Problem in Reference number Order

I am having problem with my bibtex reference number. The number does not increase in order as you can see from the screenshot below. The index goes from 1 to 3, 4, 5, and back to 2. Sorry in ...
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How to use citation in a figure

Goal: Use \cit{...} e.g. in a circle or box, etc., when drawing a figure. And then include this figure and compile it with pdflatex. With Xfig, we can do similar things with math mode, but how to do ...
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Automatically cite all author names instead of “et al.” on first occurrence?

I am using BibTeX and Natbib (author-year) for citing references in my document. Whenever there are three authors or more for a given paper, the citation will be "First author et al. (year)". This is ...
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Print only the name of first author without the 'et al.' when citing?

If one wants to replace 'et al' with something else, eg, "and co-workers" for some instances only, a citation mode that only produced the name would make that possible. Unfortunately, the ...
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How to cite correctly

Consider i have this bibtex: @inproceedings{Ko:2011:SIW:2049536.2049545, author = {Ko, Eunjeong and Ju, Jin Sun and Kim, Eun Yi}, title = {Situation-based indoor wayfinding system for the visually ...
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Grouping several Bibliography's entries from [1, 2, 3, 9] to [1-3, 9] [duplicate]

In some cases on my Thesis I need to use statements referring to several articles, let's say, 5. This is the .tex file \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage{cite} \bibliographystyle{unsrt} ...
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biblatex-chicago authordate fullcite problem

The following might be a bug, but I'm wondering if anyone knows of a workaround. I have two bibliography entries with crossref, which I need to print using fullcite in my document. I do not want to ...
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Short links in BibTeX

Most of my citations have are websites, so I have filled the url field in BibTeX. However, with apalike2, it does not show them, so I put an \url{…} into there as well, copying the URL. For electronic ...
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How to cite full author name

I have been looking for a way to cite full authors with natbib. I have found some answers that I are (to me) somewhat incomprehensible, seeing that I am still a novice at Latex. So I'll ask here... I ...
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Using Bibliographies - where do I place the .bib-file

I am working on my FIRST .tex document. I have my .bib exported from Zotero. Where do I need to place my .bib file so as to enable TeXShop to find it? Do I need to specify a path like I do when ...
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biblatex: “and” as final delimiter when citing multiple entries [duplicate]

I want to change the style of the final (last) delimiter when citing multiple .bib entries with biblatex. I know that these can generally be changed by redefining \multicitedelim, but I want the ...
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How to cite newspaper with natbib

When I check my bib file, the newspaper article is included as @misc with all the information (I use Mendeley to build up my bib file). In the bibliography, however, the citation only includes ...
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How can I cite a chapter in the same article or book

In other word, if I want to reference "Section II.A" in the article. What should I do, thank you.
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ACM Bibliography Style Natbib Error: 'Author undefined for citation'

I was writing an academic paper and the following method of citing an author was working until I had to switch to the acm bibliography style and I started getting the following error: Package natbib ...
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Citing e-books using LaTeX

What would be the best way to cite electronic books (e-books) with BibTeX? I am currently using the biblatex-chicago package to produce footnote references. I would like to know what entry type and ...
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Complex bibliography setup [closed]

I cite some things in footnotes, and want to cite some other things in bibliography using a numbered style. I have to use biblatex-gost style, and it provides the functionality. But I get issue: ...
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how to cite the numeric reference at beginning of sentence

I want to citing the numeric references using BibTeX. Problem arise when I try to cite a reference at the beginning of a sentence. e.g., when I try to cite \citet{TrHe02} at the beginning of sentence ...
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print “author author author (short: author1 et al)” first time using \citeauthor

is it possible to change this solution (for printing all authors, when \citeauthor is used the first time) that it prints Author1, Author2, Author3 (short Author1 et. al) ? changing the source to ...
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Auto citation in TeXmaker

My problem is similar to TeXmaker citation But as the above thread is closed so I am putting it as new question. In my TeXmaker, the auto-completion works fine except for the citations which are to ...
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Selectively turn off hyperref links for citations

I'm using both the natbib and the hyperref packages. I would like to be able to selectively not generate hyperlinks for some of the in-text citations. I know that I can use the asterisk with ...
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chapter number in citation

I am using chapterbib and everything seems to be working, but I would like my citations to appear as [x.1], [x.2], etc. where x is the chapter number. I cannot find how to do this, but I have a book ...
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Too much space between author and year in apacite citations

Does anyone else feel that there's too much whitespace between author and year in the following example (note the red brackets)? Or is it proper standard and just annoys me because I'm not used to it? ...
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change authoryear biblatex citation style

I'd like to change the authoryear citations using \parencite, so that authors appear as: (AUTHOR, year) and/or (AUTHOR, year, p.) (one page) (AUTHOR, year, pp.) (multiple pages) So far I managed to ...
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\footfullcite does NOT give the full citation (biblatex, beamer) [closed]

As the title says, the command \footfullcite{test} does not give the full citation, but only the label "test", "test1" and "test2", respectively. I'm using biblatex and the beamer class (downloaded ...
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how to debug a backreferencing problem

I am using classicthesis package version 4.1. Also I am using the bibliography style file, abbrvunsrtnat.bst, posted here. I have a problem with using back-referencing. I have more than 70 citations ...
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LyX Problem when referencing. Just question mark [?] [closed]

I am very new to LyX (no LaTeX background whatsoever) and cannot manage to properly insert citations. The problem is, within LyX the citation seems ok [Sayer], but when I render the PDF, I only get ...
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How can I make title quotations use single quotes?

I'm trying to display all titles in my bibliography / references using single quotes. In other words, Gordon E Moore, “Cramming more com- ponents onto integrated circuits” (1965) 38(8) Electronics ...
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Add custom information to text citations with biblatex

I've come across a case now where I need to refer to items in my bibliography as well as to something someone has told me personally. I would like that text citation to look something like this: I ...