{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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How to use the “breakcites” package everywhere but in one chapter

I am writing my thesis with the "book" class, using the "breakcites" package. In one chapter, it would actually be more convenient not to have the package. Is there a way to deactivate the package ...
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biblatex authoryear-icomp parenthesis in footnotes and textcite

By typing Some text \autocite[88]{A01}. Now Textcite \textcite[88]{A01} I try to achieve the following output: Using this answer, I do get the footnotes right. Unfortunately, there are brackets ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Citing multiple references using natbib in ShareLatex

I am using this piece of code (as suggested by various questions/answers on tex.stackexchange.com. \documentclass{bioinfo} \usepackage[numbers,sort&compress]{natbib} \begin{document} ...
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How to change color of a single citation in a given beamer frame?

I am using beamer for making slides. I want to change the color of both footnote mark and full citation in such a way that First citation and mark appear red Second citation and mark appear blue ...
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Problem with Reftex - how to get it to index bib for all files?

edit : here's a screencast of the problem for me : https://vid.me/uBHN I have cloned this project : https://github.com/vermiculus/smppaper I have then created a new file in the sections directory ...
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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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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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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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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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Order referencing by appearance AND number (natbib)

I am currently trying to get the references to be listed in order of appearance in my document, rather than order in bibliography. Some info: I am using natbib: ...
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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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Different comma placement in textcite and parencite,

I have a problem with 'mit-quotes'. There is always a comma between 'et al.' and the year in textcite, but I only want this comma in parencite, What I want: when I use \textcite I want this ...
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Two documents with all bibliography in the first one

I am having two documents typeset using the IEEEtran class, say, main.tex and supplementary.tex. From both documents I am \cite'ing a few references from a much larger file biblio.bib. The cited ...
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Change bibliography style in AMSREFS to e.g. APS style?

I am using the amsrefs package to build the reference list for my Latex file. However, I can't seem to figure out how to change the citation style to APS. Here's an MWE including a quick description ...
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Bibliography errors when using \cite{example}, \bfseries invalid in math mode

Everything else works except for the references, not quite sure why. The aux file always replaces the file I want to load with another empty .bib file too.
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Norwegian in natbib

I have a small problem with some of my citations. I am writing my thesis in Norwegian, so the package natbib doesn't cite my sources the right way when there are two authors because of the ...
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Problems compiling citations into latex document

TexMaker stopped working on my computer a little while ago so I started using TexShop. In the most recent version of my document when I compile it will not load in any of the citations, I'm pretty ...
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Getting \citet for natbib on my thesis but author blank. How to modify .bst?

I have received a .bst file from a colleague for my thesis. The format is correct but I want to be able to use \citet as well but this is not included in the bib file. I tried to do a diff with ...
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Problem with authoryear-icomp and ibidem in citation using BibLaTeX in LyX

With some tricks explained here: https://wiki.lyx.org/BibTeX/Biblatex, I'm happily using BibLaTeX (3.3) with LyX (2.1.4). With some other tricks found on http://tex.stackexchange.com I've obtained ...
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Direct Citation With Author's First Letter Capitalized

I'm trying to make a direct citation on my text, where I need only the first letter of the author's name to be capitalized. For some reason natbib's \Citet (with capital C) does not capitalize the ...
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Cite author's name using IEEE style

Currently I am using natbib with IEEEtran as the bibliography style. \usepackage[square,comma,numbers,sort]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} When citing, I want to sometimes refer to the ...
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What is the easiest way to refer to the references in a paper with superscripts rather than the usual brackets

How is the easiest way to change the reference indication in a text from bracketed numbers, [#], to superscript numbers?
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Lyx References Broken

I lately moved my .lyx file to a different computer. Now all my citations and Formatted cross-references to subsections are broken. Formatted references to sections and images are still working for ...
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hyperref author and year biblatex with multiple keys

I am using the solution in hyperlink name with biblatex authoryear (biblatex 1.4b) to have links on author and year when using \citet. This solution does not work if I have supply \citet with ...
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cite in subfloat problem

I am using images taken from some other papers in my article. I would like to be able to cite the images in \subfloat, but latex generates error message. Here is the code snippet, ...
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Referencing online link - Endnote

what is the best and automated way to reference online link for magazine or blog using Endnote? I have this link. I need the style as following: Online document Cartwright J (2007) Big ...
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Bibtex author name

I have a weird problem with my references. I'm using numbered reference system and everything works fine except for one reference entry. I have isolated the problem to the author field, because if I ...
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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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Author-year citation how to cite a Catalog?

I have a question about \citep command. In my work I use a author-name citation but I have to cite a catalogue of parts. When I use a @misc entry with a name and note field than I have error - not ...