Questions tagged [apa-style]

{apa-style} is about bibliography questions using the style of the American Psychological Association. Use this tag in addition to the tag for the specific package you use to implement the style.

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Biblatex - citation issue

In the preample, I have: \usepackage[backend=biber, style=authoryear, citestyle=apa]{biblatex} \addbibresource{references.bib} Then in my doc, I have: \begin{document} This is a test \cite{refA} \...
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Issues with Biblatex and the bib files

My bibliography codes looks like this \usepackage[backend=biber,style=apa{biblatex} \addbibresource{bibliographie.bib} And an exemple of one my references @article{Harrison2007, title = {What'...
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Unwanted uppercases in bibliography names and in captions

when I use the apa6 or article document class in english, there is no problem. But when I put it in french the names of authors in apa style (with apalike) are with uppercases and it's the same about ...
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Biblatex reference list entry for unpublished paper presented at symposium (APA)

I need to create a reference list entry according to APA standard for a paper presented at a conference which does not have published proceedings. The approrpiate format from the APA manual is likely ...
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Problem with style in biblatex references

So I've been writing my exam in Overleaf Latex (new to Latex) and I'm experienced three kinds of problems. I'll just simply state the problems then show a picture with more details: First problem: I ...
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Make the author names, the year, and the journal's volume number bold with biblatex/biber

I'm using biber with the following options: \usepackage[backend=biber,style=authoryear,maxbibnames=9,maxcitenames=2,uniquelist=false,autocite=inline]{biblatex} \addbibresource{references.bib} At ...
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Include references from an external document in the appendices in the reference list

I need to include a LaTeX document in my appendices, but keeping his title page, outline and pages numbers. To do so, I naturally used \includepdf of the pdfpages package. But I read in the APA ...
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Excessive white space in bibliography entry

I am struggling with excessive white space in my bibliography entry. This question has been asked before, but the commonly prescribed advice of including the hyphens option of the url package before ...
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Book edition string for APA style of biblatex in Spanish

I am using the APA style of biblatex for a document written in Spanish. Here is a MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{filecontents} \usepackage[spanish]{babel} \begin{filecontents}{\jobname.bib}...
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How to make Manual references appear in bibliography (citing R)

I would like to cite R in my bibliography. However I'm having trouble getting it to appear. Here my mini.bib files contains @Book{, author = {Hadley Wickham}, title = {ggplot2: Elegant Graphics ...
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Change easily how figures, tables, equations.. are cross-referenced based on what is recommended in style guides such as MLA, APA, IEEE [duplicate]

Context Many writing and referencing styles, as you know, require certain specific guidelines when cross-referencing images, tables, equations, sections etc... Per example, in the APA style you ...
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Apacite displaying different styles in different documents

I have a document that displays properly the APA citations and that does not do that. The document that does display properly: \documentclass[british]{article} \usepackage[natbibapa]{apacite} \...
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Change font style of citation and bibliography entries

I am quite new to LaTex... I am trying to change the font style of the citation of an @misc entry. When cited, it always appears italicized (in text as well as bibliography entry). My goal is that @...
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How to change all the BibTeX \cite{} commands to BibLaTeX parenthetical citation commands when switching from pure vanilla BibTeX to BibLaTEX?

Context I have a thesis of over 340 pages written using LaTeX and one massive BibTeX file for references (.bib). The thesis employs the \cite{} command for all in-text citations, there is a zillion ...
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Natbib prints the reference identifier in the bibliography

I use \usepackage[sort,comma,authoryear,round]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{apacite} \bibliography{xxx} When LaTeX produces my bibliography it also outputs the reference identifier.. This is what I ...
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biblatex-apa: textcite with shorttitle

I am using biblatex with style=apa for my master thesis. In my bibliography I have some sources, that my professor wants me to cite by their shorttitle instead of the author. In most cases these ...
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Apalike bibliography style with bibtex wrong [closed]

Apalike reference style is required for my article. Below is one example from my bibliography (bibtex). @article{For2010, author = {Santo Fortunato}, title = {Community detection in ...
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How to cite only quoted page number to put after a quotion using biblatex

According to APA-style rules, a quoting page number should always appear after the quote itself. using in text citations, this would look like: Palladino and Wade’s (2010) results indicate that “...
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Cite 5 authors in the first citation in your TeX file? [duplicate]

The APA style manual website says: [A]rticles with one or two authors include all names in every in-text citation; articles with three, four, or five authors include all names in the first in-text ...
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I would like to modify the spbasic.bst file

In my manuscript, I would like to use socpsych.bst for my output references but I could not find this .bst file on the internet. Instead I would like to use spbasic.bst in order to make it look like ...
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APA citations and bibliographies

I'm new to TeX, and am struggling to format the citations and bibliography as I want them for my thesis (written in Overleaf). I have tried countless packages and different citation/bibliography ...
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Bibtex Error: Empty `thebibliography' environment on input line 3 although \cite is used in the document

I know that this is a frequent asked question, but I did not find an answer which was suitable for my problem. I have a tex-document with the following structure: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article}...
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In-text citation sorted according to publication year with apalike bibliography style

I am using the natbib bibtex package with the [authoryear,compress] options and the bibliographystyle apalike. Is it possible to modify the natbib package options so that in-text citations are ordered ...
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Custom BST (based on apalike) with following sorting mechanism: (1) First author only, (2) Year, (3) All (other) authors, (4) Title

Following https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/484079/ I have created a custom BST, based on the apalike bibliographystyle of the natbib package in bibtex. This custom BST orders references in the ...
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Apalike but sort by last name of first author and year

I would like to use the natbib package in bibtex with the bibliographystyle apalike with a specific type of author-year ordering in the bibliography. I want items to generally be sorted/ordered ...
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How to display first 6 and last author in reference list, using apa style

This questions regards the Bibliography/Reference List at the end of the document NOT the in-text citation. I want to use apa-good.bst as my bibliography style. Some of my references have way more ...
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APA-cite using biblatex returns only in-text citation?

I guess I was more used to seeing numbering such as these -- [1]. The following lets me to compile the file okay, but \usepackage[backend=biber,style=apa,babel=other]{biblatex} \...
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Question on Reference Style with apacite (APA style) for User's Guide

I am trying to make reference using APA style (apacite) with bibtex. The User guide that I want to add on is not computational software manual. It is manual for flow sensor. So I wanna take out [...
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Apalike style several languages

I am writting my PhD thesis and I have in the manuscript two version of the introduction: one is in French and the other in English. I am using the bibliography style apalike. When using the ...
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citep not working with apacite

I am unable to make use of the \citep{} function on LaTeX, using Texmaker. \cite{} works just fine, however. \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[...
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Using the author names and ampersand symbol (&) instead of the words “et al.” in the text for style apa

I want to use the author names and ampersand symbols (&) instead of the word "and" in text for style apa, so e.g. Maji, Biswas & Roy (2001) instead of Maji et al. (2001) and (Maji, Biswas &...
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Removing label date from bibitems (apa style) in Curve CV Overleaf template completely impossible

I'm trying to edit this overleaf template: https://www.overleaf.com/latex/templates/a-customised-curve-cv/mvmbhkwsnmwv In particular I want to completely remove the label date from the bibliography ...
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APA style referencing

I am writing my thesis in LaTeX (to be more specific in Overleaf). For this, I had to refer to articles and do this using APA style. However, I could not find the right way of referencing. I already ...
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When I switch from \bibliographystyle{plainnat} to \bibliographystyle{apalike} the citation in the text switch from authoryear to numbered

I want the bibliography in APA style as follow: "Charnes, A., Cooper, W. W., and Rhodes, E. (1978). Measuring the efficiency of decision making units. European journal of operational research, 2(6)...
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Biblatex: how can I get full first names in bibliography?

I'd like BibLaTeX to not display any first names or initials when citing in text. But I would like to have full first names in the Bibliography. From what I read, this can be achieved by giveninits=...
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Case protection with emphasis in biblatex

Following the question What is the proper casing to use when storing titles in the bibliography database? I am storing titles in Title Case in the .bib file and {Protecting} proper nouns etc. I had ...
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Can't get bibliography to change style

I'm trying the change the bibliography style in my document from IEEEtran to apa. I've made a dummy doc with the same preamble as my full doc, and using the same bib file: \documentclass[a4paper, ...
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Trouble with dates in biblatex-apa using biber

I was using the APA format citation for my thesis, which I am writing in Overleaf, which uses an old version of biblatex-apa. \RequirePackage[style=apa, backend=biber]{biblatex} My .bib file is: @...
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Delete point after “author” that is not a person

I want to cite a corporation as an "author" in my references. However, there is always a point between the "author" and the "year" in the references. Normally this makes sense, as the typical author ...
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Dashed author duplicates and apalike

I use bibtex, natbib (author-year), and the apalike-style. Is there any option to replace authors with a dash in the references list at the end of the document if there are two publications by the ...
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Error when citing in the frontmatter (Spanish)

I'm trying to reference an article in an abstract chapter but I'm getting lots of errors that I don't understand. Here's a MWE: \documentclass[spanish]{book} \usepackage{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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Incorrect citation call-out when citing two pieces with same author and same year with one '\cite' instruction

What should I do when citing two references together in text from the same author and year? At present, the citation year of the second piece changes into 0. Example: \cite{Brown2018a, Brown2018b} ...
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Bibliography STYLE [label] missing?

Please, I want my bibliography to look like this one: [Wonko and Tsio 99b] Wonko, A. C., Tsio, F.: "Extended Use of Hyperlinks"; J.UCS, 5, 3 (1999), 225-327. I tried "apalike" and "agsm" but the ...
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How to make a single column abstract into two columns

I am using APA6 template provided by sharelatex. However, the template outputs a single column abstract in a two column document (as shown here: https://www.sharelatex.com/templates/journals/apa). I ...
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Biblatex APA style does not support editor types?

I am attempting to add an "illustrator" editor type to my reference with little success. I have looked at the answers at: How to identify Illustrator in bibtex? Create new editorial role "...
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APAcite package changing word “others” to “et al.”

In apacite package, when there are more than 6 authors, it will list the first six authors followed by "...others" How can I change "others" word to "et al." Following is my MWE: \documentclass{...
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Footnote in Figure Caption for APA format appearing in different pages

Looks like for majority of the Latex users the below solution worked but unfortunately not for me while trying to achieve the same result using APA format where figures come in succession after ...
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Overleaf natbibapa citations break overnight

At first I thought I had accidentally broken something, but this is repeatable. Here's the basic version of my paper: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[natbibapa]{apacite} \usepackage{...
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Natbib (apalike) Changing “and” into symbol “&”

I am using natbib for APA style in my bibliography, but i want to change A and B. (2018). Abc. into A & B. (2018). Abc. I know I have to copy apalike.bst into my working directory and edit ...
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Biblatex printing weird citations via \citep{} within APA [duplicate]

When using the APA style to automate my citations, it prints out with a ", 2" or a ", 1" at the end, as if it's supposed to be a page or paragraph number. After reviewing my bib file, I strongly ...