I have a document which contains 4 'chapters'. In the end, I am trying to add a Bibliography section but it is getting filed under the last chapter.

I want it as a standalone section.


These are the packages I am using.

This is my Index Page


\chead{Group Theory}
\cfoot{Page \thepage\, of $29$}

Can anybody help ? I have two standalone sections titles - Acknowledgements and Certificate but these are there before any of the chapters start.

How can I do the same for the Bibliography part?

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    You can try with \chapter*{Bibliography}. In any case, we don't know which class are you using and don't know how you include bibliography in your document. How can we answer? – Ignasi Jul 9 '15 at 11:06
  • it's not clear, can you explain more the problem? and what do you mean by filed under the last chapter? can you edit your code to be complete? – touhami Jul 9 '15 at 11:17
  • Why is this tagged as latex-project? – user31729 Jul 9 '15 at 11:58
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    ordinarily, in a document with chapters, the bibliography would also be a chapter. if you insist that it be a section, at the end of the last chapter, add \cleardoublepage and then \section*{Bibliography}. you will also have to adjust the running heads if it is more than one page long. – barbara beeton Jul 9 '15 at 14:06
  • Try \setcounter{chapter}{0} right before the bibliography – John Kormylo Jul 9 '15 at 16:43

Using a combination of \front..., \main... and \backmatter as well as using pagestyle and \counterwithin and \counterwithout (package chngcntr this is no problem at all.



\lhead{\chaptername{} \thechapter}
\chead{Group Theory}
\rhead{\ifnum\value{section}>0 Section{} \thesection\fi}
\cfoot{Page \thepage{} of \pageref{LastPage}}








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