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How to reference a student report (semester report)?

There are some institutions where undergraduates/bachelor students may submit reports (e.g. project reports) at end of a semester. Say, I want to refer to such a report using a bibtex or biblatex ...
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Lyx and Mendeley bibliography

I am absolutely new to Latex, Tex and whatever more there is, so I decided to try Lyx to make my life easier (haven't had much success, though). I am also using Mendeley to manage my bibliography and ...
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Lyx citation problem

I'm trying to get citations working with LyX but I've found that I'm getting the entire citation listed. So where it should say [1] I am getting Example(John Tosh…) ect. My document preamble is: ...
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biblatex + \mcite; add arbitrary text in references with subentries

I've fiddled around with biblatex + biber and the \mcite and \bibnote comand, but came to no solution. I want to add some text in certain references with subentries before the first entry. See some ...
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Achemso: optional note in first citation reference creates extra bibliography entry and odd numbering

Using achemso class, is there a way to avoid the superfluous bibliography entry when the first citation contains an optional note? In such cases, the demonstration example warns us than achemso ...
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Bibtex for Mathematica [duplicate]

Is there any way to cite Mathematica in Latex by using bibliography? I went to this page: http://support.wolfram.com/kb/472 However it does not show the method of exporting to bibtex. Wonder if ...
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Choose citation style when using child documents

I am writing my thesis in Lyx, and have used the "thesis" template with have several child documents. My referencing style is "elsarticle-harv". My problem is that I can not choose the citation style ...
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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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Make citation publishing date appear in square brackets when cited in parentheses

I know there are already an answers to the question How to make citations appear within square brackets [ ] instead of parentheses ( )? but there is something else I'm looking for. When I cite a ...
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Using biblatex for footcites / footcite no reference to .bib file [duplicate]

I want to use footcite. The problem is, that in the footcite it self it doesn't use the informations from the .bib file. From my file: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} ...
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How do I make \footcite work in a tabular?

How do I make \footcite work in a tabular? \documentclass{memoir} \usepackage{threeparttable} % nice tables \usepackage{biblatex} \begin{document} \begin{threeparttable} ...
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How do I customize the \footcite command in the Historische-Zeitschrift style?

I am trying to customise the \footcite command of the Historische-Zeitschrift Style so that I can use a special citation-type. Here's what I need: When I have a bibliographic entry with something ...
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Citation warnings - Citation 'bibtexkey' on page '_' undefined [duplicate]

Hey I am still having issues with my citations. It is the very last thing I need to do before my thesis is complete, but I have to turn in in by Thursday! I am getting multiple warnings for a number ...
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undefined citation error in latex [closed]

I tried to put a citation in my latex file but it gave the warning: `LaTeX Warning: Citationnummer1' on page 18 undefined on input line 652.'' Here is my latex-file: \begin{document} Door het ...
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How can I cite from bibliography in separate .tex files?

I'm working on a large document, and for that reason I'm using a main.tex file and including several files like chapterX.tex etc. Problem is that only my main.tex file has the bibliography in the ...
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How to make long references inside the text? Latex [duplicate]

I'm using texmaker and I inside my text I mention a particular phenomenon. I then want to make reference to a series of papers, you know, like "... gaussian beams, [10,11]", but my list is longer than ...
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Macro to suppress name in citation if already mentioned in sentence

I am trying to reduce the number of citation commands I use throughout my documents. Ideally I would like to use only one: \autocites. There is any ready to use macro that will suppress the author ...
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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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Changing the & from citations in a multilanguage article

Title is self-explanatory, I think. More specifically, I'm writing in both brazilian portuguese and english and I want to change the & to "e" or "and" accordingly. I'm currently using the ...
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Reference is not getting displayed

I have kept my references in a refer.bib file. My file looks like following: @ARTICLE{seya12, author={Y. Seya and S. Mori}, journal={Atten Percept Psychophys (2012) }, title={Spatial attention and ...
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Showing bibliography w/out citing - \nocite(*) not working

I have separate .tex and .bib files, and I'm trying to print just my bibliography. Having followed the instructions here, I've ended up with \documentstyle{amsart} \begin{document} \nocite{*} ...
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LaTeX Warning: Citation undefined

Sample running code: \documentclass[a4paper,11pt]{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{lmodern} \usepackage[hidelinks]{hyperref} % Hyperref package for url's and ...
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Some citation numbers in bold, others not

I am writing a proposal with lots of bibliographic references. What I would like is to cite my own papers in bold, others in plain style like so [2,11-13,14,15]. Is there any way to do this? At the ...
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how to do \citet without natbib? [closed]

I need to output: John (1999) says ... With natbib i can simply do: \citet{john1999} says ... But how do I do it without using natbib? I'm getting the following warning but I can still import ...
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Biblatex Custom Cite Command with \citefield

I need to make a custom cite command for my PhD. I made this so far: \newcommand{\sfootcite}[1]{\footnote{\emph{\citename[2]{#1}{shortauthor}}, \citefield{#1}{shorttitle}}} which works great if my ...
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Citing in Latex

I would like to cite something in a very specific form. For example, I want in my text to have exactly this ....for further details see Diamond(1965, Appendix B) This is my MWE ...
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How to find citation tag in bibtex

I am using Zotero to collect my references then exporting them as a BibTex file and then I cite them in Latex. This is all fine but I often struggle to find the relevant citation tag. I would like to ...
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Error: Unicode char \u8 when importing bibliography

I have a LaTeX document in which I improt .bib database \bibliography{LagrangianRelax} \bibliographystyle{alpha} I am getting an error (I know its quite common): ! Package inputenc Error: Unicode ...
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How to insert RTL citations in a LTR article using BibTex?

How can I insert a RTL citation (e.g Persian) in a LTR (e.g. English) article using BibTeX?
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Read references from a .bib file in IEEEtran [duplicate]

I am new to Latex. I am trying to put the references as well as cite them. I am doing the following: 1. Created a refer.bib file with following content @String{j = {Journal}} @String{jof = {Journal ...
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multiple citation with specific pages biblatex-apa [duplicate]

I'm using biblatex-apa and trying to get a multiple citation wit specific pages What i want to get: (Author1,p.1; Author2,p.2) my (working) workaround right now is this: (\cite[][1]{author1}; ...
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multiple citations with individual page numbers using natbib

I am struggling to combine multiple citations with individual page numbers. I have used this natbib reference sheet, but I am stuck (with what is displayed below). It seems as I cannot combine ...
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Append text to biblatex footnote citation

Does biblatex allow to append arbitrary comments to footnote citations? For example, I now have this code: Lorem ipsum.\autocite[2]{foobar} And it gives this at the bottom of the page: Foobar, ...
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Citing a group of functions in a centered block [closed]

My professor told me that my citation is not placed rightly (see the "[8]" in the picture). I wonder what is the best way to cite a few functions? These functions are centered in my text as you can ...
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biblatex numeric style with author last name?

I am currently usign the numeric style in biblatex. This gives me the obvious result of [22] when I call \cite{Someone}. I would like to stick to the numeric style but also include the last name in ...
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LyX sync document settings of child documents with master especially concerning citation style

How can I make sure, that the document settings of a child document are compatible to the master document? Today I had a big hassle concerning citation: If I choose "citation style standard ...
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biblatex & TeX4HT: citations in footnotes = missing \begin{document}

the following code, which I'm trying to run through TeX4HT and biber in order to create an .odt file, results in a »missing \begin{document}« error, pointing to the aux file. Something about the ...
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Biblatex: Improving Dynamic Quotation Command

In Biblatex: Automatic Vgl. & automatic quote indenting (depending on quote length) lockstep creates a quotation command based on previous contribitions by lockstep and Martin Scharrer that ...
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How do you remove a space before a citation in LaTeX?

I have something like \documentclass{article} \usepackage{cite} \begin{document} Blah Blah (\cite{All14}) \bibliography{Ref} \bibliographystyle{alpha} \end{document} But LaTeX keeps placing a ...
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Biblatex: Combining Dynamic Compare Command with a '\citetitle' Command

In How to create a \citejournal, \citebooktitle, \cite… command in biblatex? Gonzalo Medina and Audrey provided code that works like \citeauthor{}e.g. when you put in your document it creates just the ...
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Biblatex: Problems with *vgl.* and numbering in dynamic quotation command

In Biblatex: Automatic Vgl. & automatic quote indenting (depending on quote length) lockstep creates a quotation command based on previous contribitions by lockstep and Martin Scharrer that ...
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Citation style: pages punctuation

Look at following \autocite-example: \autocite[15]{kant} Immanuel Kant: Freizeitparks im Harz, S. 15. How can I change the comma into a period? For the bibliography it's easy. I can use: ...
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NatBib plainnat with [round]: Get printed indirect citation look like citation

I have to use natbib (\usepackage[round]{natbib}) with plainnat style, because it is for lecture notes. (So I can't solve the following problem by using numeric or superscript options) When I have a ...
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Adding a citation inside a citation with natbib

I want to get the following kind of citation using natbib, is that possible? "some guy said this" (SomeGuy, 2010, as cited in SomeOtherGuy, 2013) I can do this manually by writing: "some guy ...
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change citation style ( [1-4] to [1]-[4], and [5, 8-9] to [5], [8]-[9] ) with natbib?

I have spent a whole day trying to solve the following problem. Please help if you know how to do this. I am using natbib (\usepackage[sort&compress,square,comma]{natbib}), and my current ...
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Universal `\cite` commands or defining new cite commands

I would like to know the best practice to get "universal" cite commands. Across the different articles, I have written, each has had a different template for a different publication venue. And, each ...
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Biblatex-nature \textcite with superscript reference number

My question is related to this question (shameless copy pasta of MWE). I would like to obtain the same citation style, so a \textcite that results in the author followed by a superscript reference. ...
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Auto-complete feature for Texmaker citations

I have Texmaker 4.1.1 and autocomplete feature for citations doesn't work in it. I have my .bib file in the correct directory (the same as my .tex file), use biblatex, have added the command ...
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Using normal IEEEtran bibliography style, but also citing with author names

I would like to use the IEEEtran bibliography style as usual, but I would also like to write sentences like "Doe and Smith used X Y Z". I would like that to be automatic. ie, I will write ...
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American Anthropologist Association (AAA) citation style in LaTeX using BibLaTeX

I'm writing a paper for my Anthropology class and the American Anthropologist Association citation style is required. I've been reading through the BibLaTeX documentation but I don't believe any of ...