{citing} is about specific or customized citation commands. For general questions about bibliographies and citations, use {bibliographies}, or preferably the tag for the bibliography packages and/or backend programs you use, e.g., {bibtex}, {natbib}, or {biblatex}.

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Biblatex parencite command with dot right before the closing parenthesis

My university likes to have some interesting cite rules and to comply to them I would need citing commands to produce <author> (<year>), (<author> <year>) and (<author> ...
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et al not working for first citation

I am using \bibliographystyle{unsrt} to style my reference. I want one author name and et al at the citation place and full list of authors in the reference. However it behaves strange, for first ...
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How to use vancouver citation style with biber/biblatex?

i know how to use the vancouver citation style with bibtex, but i use biber in my project, but i don't know how to use the vancouver citation style there? i configured my tex file like this and added ...
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Using 2 citation call-out formats within the same article

Format of references with BibTex With Bibtex one can add references to other articles in the text that by adding numbers in square brackets (e.g [2]). As explained in this post, it is also possible ...
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Citing inline “AuthorYear” and “Title - Journal Name” in footnotes

This question is most similar to Citing Author inline and Year in footnotes. However, the respondents placed considerable effort in customizing the behavior of Year. I want to preserve the default ...
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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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Who to cite (French) legislation? [closed]

What is the proper way to cite laws? To emphasis part of the cited paragraph and to refer to the url where the law is accessible for example.
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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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Inline citation of a website with natbib and plainnat

for my thesis I was given a template which uses the plainnat bibliographystlye and the natbib package. Now when I want to use websites as references I put them in the bib file like this: ...
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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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Why doesn't TeXstudio suggest any bib items for citation (can't read multiline arguments)?

When i use the \cite{} command, TeXstudio doesn't find any bib items. Normaly i would expect that after typing \cite{ TeXstudio would suggest me all bib items aviable but it doesn't suggest me any. ...
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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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Lyx citation style: et al only when three or more authors

I'm using lyx and bibtex for my master thesis. In lyx, I changed the bibliography style from standard to natbib (author-year). The problem occurs when I cite a paper with two authors. The reference to ...
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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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(??) when citing, error message during Latex typesetting!

I use \cite commands and recently, only from a certain line in my document, the references are written as (?) but the full references are found at the end of my document like previously.. Error ...
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Intext citation in IEEE format

I am trying to cite my bibliography in IEEE format using the \cite command. However, the generated output appears like (1) rather than [1]. Here is a snippet of my file: \usepackage[]{natbib} ...
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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 ...