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{author-number} is about the number of authors displayed in bibliographies/citations for multi-author works. If you use this tag, add the appropriate tags specifying the bibliography packages and/or backend programs you use, e.g., {bibtex}, {natbib}, or {biblatex}.

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Author-year intext citation and numbering bib output in Section reference

How to simultaneously display author-year in-text citation and numbering bib in the final Section References? e.g., in the main content, it looks like Wang (2016) argure that ... Smith and Fama (2020)...
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PdfLaTex: Author List Problem When Using Elsevier Template

I'm trying to use the Elsevier template from https://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/els-cas-templates, but I meet a problem when I try to include more than two authors, the results ...
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Make \cite{my reference} show name, year and citation index?

I would like to make author's name, year and citation index/number every time I make a reference. I found useful this question, from which I take my example: Make \cite{my reference} show name and ...
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Bug with sn-jnl affiliations. Some superscript do not show up

I am currently finalising a document that has 25+ authors and 22 related affiliations, using LaTex and the class file sn-jnl. When declaring author names and their affiliations, I use the author ...
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Choose footnote symbols for multiple authors and multiple footnotes

I am trying to modify the footnotes for author citations on a paper but am running into trouble setting the symbols for the footnotes. My issue is that I need the * symbol reserved for a specific ...
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How to force \documentclass[]{article} to have 3 authors per row

I have a manuscript with 6 authors, and I am trying to place three authors in each row. For example, this is the current code: \documentclass[]{article} \title{ The \textbackslash author macro should ...
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Author numbers are the same for different authors with same affiliation

I am using \documentclass[<options>]{elsarticle} and have used \author[1]{Author 1}, \author[2]{Author 2},\address{Department of Mathematics} but that gives me the same number on the authors as ...
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Adding multiple author

I am preparing my proposal I want to add multiple authors like this in the same line! Submitted by XYZ... Guidance by XYZ and Members of committee XYZ all are in the same line! Please refer to the ...
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Customizing bibliography author names from the bst file

I'm using this bibliography style from this question. What I like about it is that it (almost) doesn't show the initials of the authors, which is what I'm looking for. However, if the reference has ...
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How can I change the symbols to numbers in multi-authors in conference \IEEEauthorrefmark?

How can I control the symbols of \IEEEauthorrefmark. I want to change these sumbols (*,|,+) to number (1,2,3). The used code : \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} \begin{document} \title{An ...
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How to add ORCID ID icon for Springer \documentclass[twocolumn]{svjour3} format?

It seems like adding ORCID ID ICON to Springer \documentclass[twocolumn]{svjour3} format is different from IEEE format. I tried several methods but I could not solve it. Can someone help me with the ...
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three authors followed by "et al" on BibTeX reference list

I found this answer to a very similar question: BibTeX: How to reduce long author lists to “Firstauthor et al.”? However, the proposed solution did not work for me. I have a style provided by the ...
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How to change spacing in the ACM conference template?

I am using ACM conference template. I cannot add spacing between the first author's e-mail and the second author's. I have this code: \documentclass[sigconf]{acmart} \usepackage[portuguese]{babel} \...
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"Undefined control sequence. \maketitle" when I add authors

I use IEEEtran style. I am following the guidelines. But I get an error when I add the authors names: \documentclass[journal,comsoc]{IEEEtran} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} %optional \usepackage{amsmath} \...
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Bibtex entries with many authors don't work in biblatex-chem? [duplicate]

I'm using the biblatex-chem bundle by @Joseph Wright. It works fine for entries in my bibliography that have three or fewer authors. But if there are four authors, instead of getting the numeric ...
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Define which author should be printed by BibLaTeX, if abbreviated with "et al."

I use BibLaTeX together with Biber and the standard alphabetic style. If a bibliography entry contains more than a specific number of authors (default = 3), BibLaTeX only prints the first author ...
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How to add a footnote mark next to author name

I need to add a mark (e.g., a star) next to an author name and a footnote with this mark at the bottom. Something similar to \footnote but at the author name. I use an ACM format article. I found ...
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Physics Review Journals Ordering Authors and Group Affiliations Question

In the environment that is included in the tex sample file from PR, we find: \documentclass[reprint,amsmath,amssymb,aps,pre]{revtex4-1} In here we directly use things like \title{My Title} \...
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References by multiple authors written both separately and together with authors names written only once?

The @xdata entry type and the xdata field are nice as they help us to let redundancy as low as possible, like in the following MCE where long and error prone authors' names: de La Vallée Poussin, ...
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Add superscript inside \author, problem in IOP template

I want to use the IOP template from this link: IOP Template In this template, I have the problem. I use the $^1$ inside \authour{}, but in *.pdf file I see the '1' in line, not in superscript. ...
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Count authors of a bibliography entry

I would like to have a command that would give me the number of authors of a given bib entry. What I have unsuccessfully attempted so far was to create a key-value storage (prop), hook on the bbl ...
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Repeat in author names when referring to three or more authors

I am using the two-column format of the latex template provided by Springer( https://www.springer.com/gp/livingreviews/latex-templates ). To break longer citations I am using "breakcites" package. I ...
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Biber removes a single author in bibliography

I am not experienced at working with biber, but recently my bibliography has shown an odd problem. With multiple authors (>5) the bibliography does not print the 4th- 5th authors name whatsoever. ...
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Multiple affiliations in ACM conference template

The first author has multiple affiliations that are different in everything including country. The second author also has diffirent affiliation than the first author's two affiliations. How should I ...
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Shortening citation call-outs to first-author-et-al in natbib (MNRAS syle)

I'm using the natbib package with the MNRAS bibliography style, and I'm wondering how I can possibly have it so the citations within my article give one, or two authors, followed by et al rather than ...
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Biblatex: How do I truncate in-text author-list after first appearance? [duplicate]

I am using biblatex with citestyle=authoryear and maxnames=5, along with \parentcite in the text. For papers with 3-5 authors, I would like them to appear with the full list the first time they are ...
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How to remove author and affiliation superscript?

I am using the code below but I do not want the author and the affiliation to have that superscript symbol appearing. How do I remove it using the latex script below: \documentclass[fleqn,10pt]{...
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Reference contains five authors (reference writing) [duplicate]

When you use bibtex to write references that contain more than three authors, not all names appear, but only the first name and others appear How can I show the names of all authors Example \...
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Author and Title

I dont know how to make an author and title to look exactly like that in screen. Can someone help ? I used this code but spaces between letters in word "zero" are to small \documentclass[a4paper,...
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How to indicate authors' affiliation correctly in order?

If I have three authors listed according to their contributions and one author listed in the middle has different affiliation than others. Hence the title should look roughly like this: How can I do ...
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Footnote numbering starts at 2

I have a Springer llncs.cls template. I used the \inst directive in the authors institutions which looks like a footnote. The problem is that the footnote now starts at number 3 and not 1. The ...
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How to force a manual line break in author list in revtex4-1?

I am using revtex4-1, prl style. I have 6 authors. I want 4 authors in the first line of author list and 2 in the 2nd one. However, Latex is breaking the line after the 3rd author. I am using: \...
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How to reduce the number of authors above >3 to 'First Author et al., (year)'?

\documentclass{UnimasThesis} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[labelfont=bf]{caption} \captionsetup{labelfont=bf} \usepackage{pdflscape} \usepackage{adjustbox} \usepackage{dcolumn} \usepackage{...
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Combine ieee-alphabetic with maxalphanames in biblatex bibliography

I customized my bib labes to show the first three letters of the first author only and the full year, which requires maxalphanames=1. But I'd like to use the IEEE style for the actual bib entry. ...
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Using authblk package for acmart class

I use \documentclass[sigconf]{acmart} class. I want to use \usepackage[noblocks]{authblk} package but it seems it does not work unless if I moved to \documentclass[twocolumn]{article}, based on this ...
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Biblatex: Changing number of authors listed in bibliography only for one section

I am using biblatex to print bibliographies per section. My style requires in general no article titles and maximum 3 authors per bibliography entry. Nevertheless in a specific section, I need to ...
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How to sort reference list depending on the number of authors with Biblatex?

The guidelines of my papers have specific requirements of how to sort the reference list, which depends on the alphabetical order of the authors, the year of publication and additionally the number of ...
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Citing two authors gets displayed incorrectly

I have a problem with my citations, I want to cite an article with two authors, A Surname and B Lastname. I write it as following in my .bib file: @article{crillersen, Author = {Surname, A and ...
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Is there a way to control 'et al' in bibtex gost style?

The references in my document should be formatted according to the standards which are implemented in gost package and in biblatex-gost. There is only one feature of biblatex-gost which I need and ...
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Remove Title of the paper from Table of contents

I am writing a report using lncs package. In my table of contents, the title of the page and author's name is also appearing. How do i remove this? \title{Evaluation of xyz} \author{Alina} \institute{...
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Book class does not recognise the references in the bib file?

I am trying to create my first book using book-class. I have successfully included chapters and the reference pages of each chapter are shown flawlessly. However, for some reason my citations in the ...
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How to put comma between affiliations number of author

I build a paper with \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \begin{document} \title{This is a Test Paper} \newcommand*{\affaddr}[1]{#1} \newcommand*{\affmark}[1][*]{\textsuperscript{#1}} \newcommand*{...
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Edited book: Multiple authors in one chapter and Table of contents for the same

I want to include the author name before the chapter title. I am using the following: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage{titletoc} \usepackage{lipsum}% just to generate some text ...
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Format IEEE Tran Itemizethanks

I am writing a paper using IEEE Tran (bare_jrnl_compsoc). When I added the following code I have a blank page in the beginning. \author{Md~Osman~Gani, Taskina~Fayezeen, Sheikh~Iqbal~Ahamed, ...
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Citation “et al.” only for four and more authors with natbib and apalike2.bst [closed]

I kinda have the exactly the same problem as the Citation "et al." only for four and more authors with natbib and jf.bst except that I'm using apalike2.bst What I did was the following: ...
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ACM SIG Proceedings: 6 authors total- 3 shared affiliation, also 2 shared affiliation

On the website for the ACM SIG Proceedings Template, there is an example where three authors all share the same affiliation (See number 17). However, my situation is a bit different, I am part of a ...
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Showing all authors in bibtex publications

I am trying to include a publication and want to preserve the names of all authors (I do not want to cite a particular paper just mention it in a list of publications). This question is similar but ...
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How to put "et al." for citation with many authors more than two? (roffin.cls, jf.bst)

I want to put "et al." for citations with many authors more than two instead of full lists of authors. I know there are several similar questions to mine. But, all suggested solution have not worked ...
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How to set the maximal amount of authors and editors in my bibliography using babelbib?

I currently use babelbib with the alphadin style for my bibliography for my Bachelor thesis. Now I have to deal with a resource which has four authors and is an @incollection of a book having eight ...
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Shared author affiliation in ACM Sig-proc

I had a paper in IEEE format, that was using \IEEEauthorblockN and \IEEEauthorblockA for shared affiliation, nicely as shown below. Now I need to change the format to ACM. How can I do the same thing ...
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