37 questions linked to/from How should I type author names in a bib file?
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### Only last name for natbib citep [duplicate]

I want my citations to be shown as (LastName, year) instead of (LastName Initials, year). I am using the natbib package, with setting 'authoryear'. Below a minimilistic example: My .tex file: \...
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### How to manually change sort and name format of reference list in latex [duplicate]

In my bibliography, I have an author named 'R de Jong'. Using the apacite package, in my reference list the author is sorted under 'd' and is displayed as de Jong, R. (year). article name etc. ...
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### strange characters in bibliography [duplicate]

When compiling my bibliography I end up with weird "e. a." abbreviations in front of some entries: [4] e. a. P. F. Swaszek, R. J. Hartnett, \Analysis of a simple, multiple receiver gps spoof detector,...
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### Biblatex not shortening authorlist [duplicate]

I am trying to let Latex shorten the authorlist in my bibliography automatically, but it seems to ignore my settings. This is my MWE: \documentclass{scrreprt} \usepackage[backend=bibtex, maxnames=2,...
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### How to cite chapter in book?

Is there any source where I can find the required fields in my bibliography file to refer to a chapter within a book? I found @inbook, but I cannot find the fields (author=, chapter=... ). In general ...
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### Troubleshooting for biber

I'm trying to switch from BibTeX to biber and ran into the problem that biber does not produce any output file. I noticed several questions about problems with biber e.g., Biblatex/biber does not ...
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### Biblatex, capitalization of arabic names and name prefixes

As we know, using the useprefix option, when name prefixes like von, della etc. are present in the bibliography, enables us to change name sorting as well as capitalize those prefixes using commands ...
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### Reference an Organization on Bibtex

I have a quick question on how to reference organizations that contain more than one word. For example, I am using this syntax, @misc{Directive2010, address = {Brussels}, author = {European ...
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### Some fields don't show up or are missing formatting in the bibliography even though I have entries for them

I am trying to add several types of bibliography entries using the "standard" BibLaTeX options in LaTex editor. For example: I have a multi-author book, so I enter each name in the Author field with ...
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### The word “Print” appears after every source using \printbibliography

I am using the following: \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt]{article} \usepackage[english,swedish]{babel} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{xcolor,colortbl} \usepackage[backend=...
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### My .bib file always throws 3 errors. How to fix it?

Whenever I run my file in the following manner: report.tex pdflatex report.tex bibtex report.texpdflatex x2 I get these errors: This is BibTeX, Version 0.99d (MiKTeX 2.9.6350 64-...
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### Referencing a “two-part” surname

Currently my bibtex entry is this: @Article{CW12, author = "Neil Rankin and Vivian Sch{\"o}er and Christian Sebastiao and Corne Van Walbeek", title = "Predictors of academic performance: {N}...
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### Editing .bib file to fix error [closed]

I'm a fairly new LaTex user and i'm using Biber to compile my list of references. I updated everything to get rid of the incompatible versions of biber error message. This worked for me last time, ...