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Bibliography Total pages?

How can I indicate in my bibliography that the reference has 500 pages in total, for example. As I understand, the keyword "pages" in Bibtex refers to the specific page or page ranges.
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Is there a replacement for nccmath?

I noticed that the nccmath package is not mentioned in What packages do people load by default in LaTeX?. Since I have had several problems with minipages that all eventually led to nccmath related ...
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Custom bibliograpy and citations - general advice needed

First of all, if a package that implements this kind of citing style, a part of it, or something similar enough to be customized easily already exists, it's great. If it does, what is it called? (...
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What packages do I need to learn as developer to learn LaTeX?

I am a web developer and I often have the need to convert the the webpage to pdf. I have just discovered latex and pretty much liked it. But as there are many packages available , I am not into book ...
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Guide for creating your own templates

Is there any guide on how to create your own template and typography style? Surfing on the net I found a lot of templates that partly satisfied my typography tastes and ideas, but on the other hand ...
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Example gallery of classes, macros, packages, etc.?

Is there an example gallery similar to http://texample.net/tikz/examples/ for mostly non-graphical classes, macros, CTAN contributions, etc.? E.g., a gallery of examples for the packages available ...
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What are the most popular LaTeX packages? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What packages do people load by default in LaTeX? As subject. What are the most popular LaTeX packages?
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How to produce bibliography hyperlinking journal title with url?

BibTeX exported from scientific journals usually have all the informations you need to cite them; one of them is the url. For saving space i would prefer to hyperlink the name of the journal rather ...
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texlive packages to know? [duplicate]

texlive now has about 150,000 files, and thousands of packages. I obviously don't know the vast majority. I only know what I regularly use. A long time ago, the LaTeX Companion was my bible, but ...
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I am new to LaTeX [duplicate]

I am new to LaTex. I am writing a paper on a number theory topic. What I know so far is that I need to construct a preamble for my paper. I don't know what packages I need for my paper. What packages ...
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What packages alternatives for KOMA? [closed]

I wanted to learn LaTeX in order to write a thesis, and also use some suggested packages to enhance it, such as: polyglossia, microtype, hyperref, luatextra, kpfonts, xcolor, xindy, booktabs, ...
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How do you start out each document? [duplicate]

As in, do you have a .tex file from which you begin every document? This hypothetical file would contain most of the things you use in each document on a regular basis. For example, here's my "...
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List of Best CTAN packages [duplicate]

Some of the packages of CTAN are really good but not discovered by many. I recently encountered one of the good ones, namely latexindent, and I thought that would be great if everyone introduces the ...
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Could not able to label the label the equation in latex [closed]

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[left=1.3cm, right=1.3cm, top=1.5 cm, bottom=1.2cm] {geometry} \usepackage[pdftex]{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{subfigure} \usepackage{...
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What are the classes and packages that must exist in a simple Latex file [duplicate]

I am a new Latex user and I have this question: What are the classes and packages that must exist in a simple Latex file? Books recommendation are so appreciated.

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