{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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Cite software/libraries using bibtex

I would like to cite some libraries I am using in a program using bibtex, but I can't quite figure out how to make that work properly. An entry might look like this: @misc{CGAL, key = "CGAL", ...
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Citations when importing a .tex file into Lyx

I relatively new to LaTeX and Lyx. I am using the Scrivener -> MMD -> LaTeX workflow. For citations, I used Papers2, as it allows me to insert MMD-style citations into Scrivener. When compiling, the ...
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How to line-break cites correctly (hanging-over problem)?

while using Bibtex, I experienced an frustrating issue with line-breaks on cites in my block text. I have chosen to use the following bibtex implementation: \bibliographystyle{plain} ...
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jurabib, I only want to show “ibid. (as in no.*)”

I cited once in page 1. When I cite the same article in page 2, it keeps showing the full title. This takes a lot of space when I have a lot of citations. I would like to only have "Authors, ...
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Convert pandoc-style citations to the LaTeX cite format

I have a Markdown document with pandoc-style citations such as [@johndoe2014]. This documents needs to be converted to LaTeX for submission to a scientific journal. The LaTeX template of the journal ...
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Hyperref and Automatic Citation indexing

I am using hyperref package with backref option \usepackage[bookmarks=true, backref, allbordercolors = green]{hyperref} It generated references at the end of IEEE style document with a roman ...
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Highlight/Link Author and Year in Citation

I'm currently modifying the Masters/Doctoral Thesis template found here. However, it only highlights the year in a citation like (Smith 2016). I would like both "Smith" and "2016" to be part of the ...
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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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Standard way of citing with authors name and theorem's name

I am writing an article in mathematics using TeXstudio. So, I was wondering if there is a standard way to cite a theorem which has a name. For example, \begin{thm}[ABC's theorem, Author 1, Author 2 ...
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How to cite pages with multiple items?

I know if I cite pages I can \cite[p. 10]{Smith2008} But how do I do this with multiple items? E.g. (Smith, 2008, p. 10; Jones, 2006, p. 6)
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Reference in Spanish and English language in BibTeX

I'm typing my thesis and I'm using LaTeX for it. I've found one problem in my references. I'm using two language for my references: Spanish and English, but for the last language , I can't change the ...
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Subdividing reference list by years

I want to set up a reference list which is automatically subdividing my publications by structuring the citations by year as title. Like: 2014 Publication 1 Publication 2 2013 Publication 1 ...
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Can a bibliography driver choose where to put a pinpoint reference / postnote?

I'm writing a bibliography driver to handle case citations in a particular style (AGLC, not that it matters). Normal citations follow a standard format: {prenote} {name} {note} {postnote} So, ...
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How to cite a dictionary entry

What is the recommended BibTeX way to cite a single entry inside a dictionary? I do not want to cite a dictionary in its entirety, I want to point to a single entry in that dictionary. For example, ...
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separation of reference and footnote numbers by a comma

I'm using revtex4-1 as documentclass and would like to place a footnote after a citation, \cite{...}\footnote{} However, the consecutive superscript numbers in the resulting pdf are not separated ...
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Cannot show my citations

\documentclass{article} \usepackage[authoryear]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{plainnat} \begin{document} \section{Background}\label{sec:intro} Most of the restaurants nowadays are using ...
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Non-breaking space in cite style

I am using the .bst file "authordate-3" to create my references, with a citation in the text in the format (author, year). I would like to make the space between author and year a non-breaking space ...
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Manual Bibliography Entries in BibTeX

I need to create a bibliography that meets very specific style guidelines not compatible with any packages in LaTeX. Therefore, I need to be able to enter the exact text I want to appear in my ...
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Using ShareLatex my Bibliography crashed

I learned Latex using ShareLatex. So far, everything went just fine up until some point when suddenly my latex document gave me error messages that my citations cant be found. I really need help ...
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LaTeX template for Journal of Computational Biology

I am using lyx and have to insert citation by following rules. I could not find any specific citation style in lyx. References should be presented in the following style: Journal Paper: Fujar, B.R., ...
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Natbib sorting and citation order by appearance in lyx

I am wondering how I can change the order of the citations in my paper. They are appear in alphabetical order however I want to be in the order that I selected. (Note: I am not asking about order of ...
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Full citation using multibib?

I am new to Latex and am using it for an academic paper. As I need several bibliographies, I am using multibib which is working great, but I need full citations of the bibliography entries to appear ...
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RevTex 4.1 AIP Bibliography Formatting

This is my first question on TeX.SX. I am currently using the ShareLatex AIP template to produce a journal article. I have modified and customized some elements of this project's main TeX file and ...
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Two authors in a reference: converting “and” to comma

As I said in the title I have a problem with bibliography and citations: I use the unsrt BibTeX style. I know that in order to separate different authors in the authors field in a .bib file I have to ...
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Setting an alphabetic citation style in LyX

How can I get LyX to use a different citation style? Instead of the numeric citations [1] I would like abbreviations of the author names and a 2-figure year: [EPR35]. I believe the alphaabbrv style ...
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How to cite data?

Data can be cited. Citeable data has fully persistent DOI's that link to recognised data repositories. This ensures that the data used in scientific publications can be obtained and re-used in the ...
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natbib displaying all authors in text without using \citep*

Evening, I have two references in my bibliography file that display all the authors instead of (Author et al., year) I have this at the start of my file: \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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Overleaf no longer compiles my bibliography file

I work with "Overleaf", the online Latex editor. I was writing my thesis, working with a specific documentclass of my school and everything was fine and suddenly it no longer compiles my ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Beamer citation formating in definition

I'm trying to insert a citation after a definition/theorem in the beamer class to resemble the following: Definition [1] Here is my definition. I can partially accomplish the above using ...
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Automatically adding author's name before a reference, when natbib is not available

I am writing a paper with this style file. It requires to use the "abbrv" bibliography style, and does not allow to use natbib. When I cite a reference using \cite: \cite{Steinhaus1948} proved ...
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Looking for a specific bibliographystyle for bibtex in german language

I am looking for a specific bibliographystyle for german language, I tried a lot of different styles, but I didn't find the right one. The style should list up my bibtex entrys in order of appereance ...
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Change citep{} style from (NAME, YEAR) to (Name (YEAR))

I am a bloody noob regarding LaTeX and in the process of writing my bachelor thesis with it. However, my University has a citation standard, which i cannot achieve at the moment. Following styles are ...
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Citation with MakeTextLowercase

Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{scrartcl} \usepackage{textcase} \usepackage{natbib} \begin{document} Some reference: \citet{ABC} Some other reference: ...
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Handle republished work in apacite

How would I handle republished work with the apacite package for in-text citations? As according the blue book for apa, I need to have the publication date of the original and the republication. ...
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how do I cite an article without the bib entry appearing in the References section?

I have some citations that I want to include only the text in the body, such as (Smith et al., 1985), but not have the actual entry appear in the References section (other entries should appear ...
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Reuse variable defined in nomenclature

I am creating a list of symbols using nomenclature package. The purpose of creating this was that there are lot of variables in the equation that are being used repeatedly. When I define them again ...
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LaTeX/BibTeX: multi-citation with multi-comment

The command \cite allows one to insert references to documents: for one reference, \cite{REF0}; for multi-references \cite{REF0,REF1,REF2<,...>}. This command also accepts an optional argument ...
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How to put the author and year in italics

I use the authoryearstyle in biblatex, and when I do for instance \parencite{jadadish2010}, I get: (Jadadish, 2010) But I need the author and year to be in italics, so that I get this: ...
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How to keep the year label when citing two references from the same author within the same year?

I am using the natbib package in LaTeX and have found a customized .bst file on some professor's homepage. The file is too large to upload post it here, but I think it is based on the authoryear.bst ...
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Remove “et al.” only from citation and maintain it in bibliography

I'm using authoryear style (biblatex) and I want to remove "et al" from (in-text) citation while showing only the first author name in it. But I want to show "et al." in bibliography (maxbibname=3). ...
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shortcite and cite produce same output in nle.sty ( I cannot use natbib)

My question is similar to abbrvnat without natbib package I see the output of cite and shortcite commands to be same. Is this a problem nle.sty ...
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Why citation number is changed in beamer?

My presentation has slides 1-10. I use same reference in slide 3 and slide 5. Both times the full citation appears differently. Also the number also changes. Why is this the case. This doesnt happen ...
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How to replace ampersand with “and” in in-text citation in elsarticle.cls with apa style?

I'm preparing an article for an Elsevier journal and would like to replace the ampersand (&) with an "and" in the in-text citations. I have to use APA style citation and references, therefore I ...