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A document class dedicated to formatting document elements conforming to APA style (7th edition).

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APA 7th ed. for elsarticle bibliography

I am using the following environment This is BibTeX, Version 0.99d (MiKTeX 21.2) \documentclass[review]{elsarticle} \bibliographystyle{elsarticle-num} \begin{document} \bibliography{mybibfile} \...
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biblatex-apa does not consistently remove period after DOI when using the option backref. How to fix this?

It can be seen in the following MWE that, when backref = true, for reference types like book, (and in fact almost every other type than article, from my tests) biblatex-apa does not remove the period ...
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Tables are coming on different pages and in the end with this APA template

I am using this APA7 template for an assignment, and when I add a table, it takes it to the end of the document, beyond the reference list even. It does not matter which placement modifiers like htbp, ...
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Year with label(2020a) coming, even if 2 authors have the same last name, but first name is different

I have getting 2 bibliography with wrong output, the problem is Year with label(2020a) coming, even if 2 author have same last name, but different first is different My code \documentclass{article} \...
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Biblatex include year in citation [duplicate]

I am writing a technical article and the professor requires the referencing to be in apa-format. Spent days but all I get is the reference in the (Authors) or (Authors et al.). What I want is (Authors ...
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Margin note/annotation with vertical text direction in APA7 manuscript

I am using apa7 package in writing a manuscript (\documentclass[man]{apa7}). I am trying to add margin notes/annotation next to (some lines of) some paragraphs that summarize the gist of it, to show ...
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Many Spanish accents in bibliography [duplicate]

I'm facing an odd issue. I need to cite a piece with two authors, and both have accents in their surnames (Molina Alarcón and Cerdá y Ferré). Problem is I can add two accents, ó and á, but not the é. ...
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How to cite a magazine published seasonally in APA style with biblatex?

How do you cite a magazine published seasonally in APA style with biblatex? Using this MWE: \documentclass{scrbook} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[american]{babel} \usepackage[backend=biber,...
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how can I justify the entire body of the document

this my code. I want the body text to be justify \documentclass[table,a4paper,man,floatsintext]{apa7} \usepackage[american]{babel} \usepackage{amssymb,amsthm,mathtools} %........ \setlength{\parindent}...
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Biber Not Recognizing key

Biber refuses to recognize the second entry of my bibliography. @online{adhdcontroversy, title = {Controversies Surrounding ADHD}, url = {https://www.mentalhelp.net/adhd/controversies/}, ...
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biblatex: remove commas after et al. in in-text citations APA style

I'm using biblatex-apa \documentclass[man]{apa7} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[style=apa,sortcites=true,sorting=nyt,backend=biber]{biblatex} \...
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Use of "noextraspace" affects title page layout for APA 7

I'm writing an academic paper on Overleaf using APA 7 format. I inserted the "noextraspace" class option, which removes the extra spacing between headers, paragraphs, etc., to more closely ...
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Citing a Children's Book in APA 7

I'm new to LaTeX, currently using Overleaf to write an academic paper for school, APA 7 format. I'm attempting to reference Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator by Roald Dahl. The APA website says: a) ...
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Frames around hyperlinks in apa7 documents

I noticed that when creating documents in the apa7 document style, the resulting PDF will have colored boxes around the hyperlinks (with colors apparently varying depending on what it's linked to: red ...
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Citing Tweet with BibLaTeX/Biber and apa7 class

I'm writing a student research paper with the apa7 class and I'd like to cite some tweets. However, this isn't as easy as it sounds as APA has specific guidelines to formatting tweets — plain @online ...
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\cite within parenthesis without using \parencite in BibLaTeX, to get "Author1 & Author2" (APA)

I'm using BibLaTeX and the APA-7 bibliography style. I normally use \textcite{} and \parencite{} to get respectively "Doe and Adams (2010)" or "(Doe & Adams, 2010)" in APA ...
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Adding comma if exactly two authors from *.bst file (bibtex)

I'm using bibtex with a custom .bst file for the thesis. Unfortunately, the .bst file doesn’t produce a comma separating the author names when there are only two authors, and I need to add this comma. ...
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Biblatex changed APA 7 formatting

This week I encountered a strange change in the way Biblatex formats certain references in APA 7 style. Since I didn't change anything in the way the document is coded and formatted it baffles me on ...
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Align figures in apa document

I tried to use pgfplots in apa7 document which leads to some problems. How can I format figures tikzpicture as if it is imported with \fitfigures? Here's the code \documentclass{apa7} \usepackage{...
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BibTex changes to referer TikTok video in APA style

I am using Daniel A. Weiss code to format my latex document in APA7 style (https://ctan.org/pkg/apa7). I cannot, however, find out how to correctly format the "Reference" section to ...
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How can i make this title page using the apa7 class? , the header is just a logo btw

this was the closest that i found but is not quite what i need and i have to be apa7 \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,twoside]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[]{graphicx} \setlength{\...
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Repeated citations – same author, same paragraph- name doesn’t show – biblatex apa [duplicate]

I’m a newcomer to LaTeX. Everytime that I cite the same author more than once in the same paragraph, in the second citation, the name of the author doesn’t show, only the date: “Bla bla Brown et al. (...
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APA7 references with classic thesis style by André Miede [duplicate]

I'm struggling to have APA7 references using the classic thesis style by André Miede (see here for the template I'm using). The initial biblatex options are as follows: \PassOptionsToPackage{% ...
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Short title issue

I am new to using Latex and I am writing my first assigment using it to gain some experience. I've used a template to create my layout. But I am having two issues with it. For one, it prints this ...
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Grouping rows of an apa7 table by vertical line

APA-style encourages grouping of columns with a horizontal line if needed, which I am doing with \cmidrule(r){...} in a tabular environment. This is what I currently have: Via this MWE I am using. (I ...
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multiple abstracts and keywords apa7 package

I am writing my dissertation using the apa7 package by Daniel Weiss (https://ctan.org/pkg/apa7?lang=en). However, since it is a dissertation I need to include an abstract and keywords for each of my ...
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APA citation not coming up consistently

I have an overleaf project created using this template that is over 200 page long. APA citation in the text are not appearing for some bibitems. Below is the MWE code: \documentclass[letterpaper, ...
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There's no line here to end: figure caption: apa7 documentclass: Overleaf

Using this minimal example in Overleaf I get an error. \documentclass[a4paper, doc, 12pt]{apa7} \usepackage{float} \usepackage[justification=centering]{caption} \title{Title} \shorttitle{Short} \...
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Title and author falsely printed in one line using apa7, stu mode, noextraspace

I have a problem with the apa7 package in stu mode. I tried using the option noextraspace in \documentclass because the spacing between headings of the same layer and the trailing text bodies varied. ...
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Rename Bibliography while using APA7 package

Minimal example: \documentclass[stu]{apa7} \usepackage[ backend=biber, style=apa, sortcites=true, sorting=nyt, ]{biblatex} \shorttitle{Hello} \addbibresource{annot.bib} \begin{document} \nocite{*} \...
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Citing court cases in APA 7 with BibLaTeX

I'm having trouble citing a U.S. District Court case using the apa7 class with Biber. According to this reference, the format should be as follows (using the information I need in my citation): ...
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Table Caption spacing

I´m trying to format my tables according to APA7, thus i need extra space in the caption. I tried to apply a solution proposed in this post: Table caption spacing in dissertation But sadly it didn´t ...
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Citing Wikipedia with APA 7 and Biber

I'm trying to cite Wikipedia according to modern APA 7 standards. According to the Purdue Owl Wikipedia is a special case, by default biblatex-apa will reference Wikipedia like this: Register ...
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citing a podcast in APA style with biblatex and biber

Almost nine years ago, someone posted asking about citing a podcast in Chicago style. I came across it while looking into doing the same in APA style. The answers were a lot harder to find than ...
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Suppress title of apa7 document to be set as the first section

I'm currently trying to submit a manuscript in psychology. For this, I use the apa7 document class. However, the journal requires section numbering as well as "Introduction" to be the first ...
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Use of APA7 in Latex with apacite

i´m using Latex with bibtex and apacite. Until some weeks ago, my university set apa6 as the current citation style, which i could perfectly put to practice, however now we have to use apa7. Since i ...
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APA 7th edition in Latex by using the natbib and apacite [duplicate]

I am going to do the following changes in Latex. As you know,APA format requires the & be used in parenthetical citations, when both name and year are inside the parentheses, such as (Shi & ...
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Symbol "¿" in XeTeX and LuaTeX shows in PDF as "£"

In this example code: \documentclass{apa7} \title{¿¿¿¿} \shorttitle{¿¿} \author{Author} \affiliation{Independent} \begin{document} \maketitle \end{document} All ¿ symbols are changed to £. I tried ...
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The maketitle command fails when using the APA7 package

I have been struggled to follow APA7 package instructions. I don't understand why \maketitle command just won't work. Even if I put title page before \begin{document}, the code still fails. Here is ...
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Error with citations in apa7 with apacite

I'm getting a bunch of errors on running PDFlatex for the second time after bibtex, this is the first error: ! Undefined control sequence. \hyper@@link ->\let \Hy@reserved@a \relax \@ifnextchar [{\...
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apa citation call-out style in apa7 document class

I am using the apa7 document class in overleaf. However, somehow, \parencite always hides all authors but the first one even the first time an entry is cited. For example, \parencite{Lassen2006} ...
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Render captions above figures with \caption below \includegraphics while using endfloat

Background: My TeX file is generated from R Markdown and captions are automatically placed below included figures. Here is a minimal example of what my generated TeX file looks like: \documentclass[...
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How to adjust BibLaTeX APA style to correctly format newspaper or website references per APA style

I am using the BibLaTeX APA style to cite and generate a bibliography for a university assignment. However, I am finding problems in the way newspapers and websites are appearing in the bibliography ...
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How to add acknowledgements on a separate page after abstract in apa7 documentclass man

i am using \documentclass[man, donotrepeattitle, floatsintext]{apa7} to write my dissertation. I know, it is not the best class to write the dissertation in, but so far, all things worked as intended....
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Using TikZDevice and APA 7 class: Including a figure note for a plot (including the plot by include())

I am using TikZDevice for including a R-Plot in Latex, using the APA7-Documentclass. The documentary of the APA7-Class lists \figurenote{} as "Formats figure note when placed after \...
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Citing with biblatex-apa does not output APA7th format?

I need to apply the 7th edition of the APA citing guidelines for my thesis. So, recently I switched from natbib-apa to biblatex-apa according to the answers for this question Is there a way to apply ...
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BibLaTex with APA citation style? [duplicate]

I basically want LaTeX to do following: https://www.mendeley.com/guides/apa-citation-guide So everytime I do \cite{source} I get (author et al, year) out. Instead of the weird [1] or [name] tags. And ...
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Formatting biblatex phdthesis for APA7

I'm trying to format a @phdthesis according to APA style style. Here is my bib file (apa-test.bib): @phdthesis{example, author = {Hollander, M. M.}, year = {2017}, title = {Resistance to ...
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apa7 and biblatex

I have a problem with the apa7 and biblatex packages and the bibliography section. I'm writing in Spanish, so I put the line \setcounter{smartand}{1} to avoid the "&" symbol in documents with 3+ ...
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apa7 Biblatex Empty Bibliography [closed]

I have two paper outlines in MikTex2.9/TexStudio2.12.22. They both need to be APA formatted. I am having crazy issues with the empty bibliography/citation undefined warnings. I've updated all my ...
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