Questions tagged [bibtex]

{bibtex} is specifically about Oren Patashnik's BibTeX program, its .bst style file and .bib database file formats, and use of these in creating documents. For general questions about bibliographies and citations, use {bibliographies} instead.

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Bibtex errors when using Atom as LateX Editor

I have just moved to Atom as my main Latex Editor. I've installed MikTex and atom-latex. But in the first time I compiled my file, There was Atom's messenge that error(s) with Bibtex has occurred in ...
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IEEEtrans.bst file changed for bold year, but publisher also appears bold

I am using BibTeX in Lyx with the IEETrans.bst style. This works fine and I have made some changes, like no URLs and that the year appears bold with this added function: %bolden Function FUNCTION {...
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Order of elements of latex bibliography (date, pp.) in the References section

I noticed that in my References section, in some references the "pp." appears before the date and for others, it is the opposite. I need to have this consistent through the References section such ...
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How to print some references of the main bibliography again?

I have to write my PhD annual activity report. In a section, I am talking about my research citing many references (including some of my publications) that appear in the bibliography section at the ...
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Problem with printbibliography in MiKTeX

I noticed that MiKTeX recently has some issues with graphicx. After fixing it, I found another even more frustrating thing. \printbibliography simply does not work. It seems that the compiler cannot ...
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Bibtex Bibliography on a new page

I am using amsbook and it wants to put the bibtex bibliography on its own page. It does this by creating a new page at the end of the bibliography. For my purpose it is crucial that this newpage does ...
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How to generate custom bbl file from bib file in Latex?

I need to generate following .bbl file format as like below \begin{thebibliography}{99} \bibitem[Aghion and Durlof 2005]{aghion} Aghion,~P \& Durlof,~S 2005, \newblock `Handbook of Economic ...
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Which bibliographystyle should I use for the reference style mentioned?

I am new to Latex environment and I am in a position to prepare references for the below style as in the image: But the manual not mentioned properly about the bibliography style. But it has a .bbl ...
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Multibib - same references on two biblio

I need to write a small document, with two sections, and I need a Bibliography for each. The underlying .bib files is the same for both section, and some references must appears in both section. I'm ...
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Citation on page 1 undefined

I've got a problem: I want to cite a page, but in my document there comes this: Citation `Lehrer2000' on page 1 undefined My LaTeX: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,titlepage]{article} \usepackage[round]...
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Group the references in bibliography by self-defined topic

I'm writing a long LaTeX report with many references. I've been asked to group the references according to their topic. So for example, I would like the references to appear sorted by customised ...
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How does bibliography style “alpha” determine its short label? [duplicate]

I'm using BibTex with the style called "alpha." I am generally happy with the way it creates short labels, and have no desire to edit the style file or use a different style or anything like that. ...
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How to cite when the author's name is a number?

I tried to cite the first answer to this question but failed. I used the entry generated by the site, i.e., @MISC {52022, TITLE = {Is being finitely generated a local property?}, AUTHOR = {14555 (...
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Incorrect page range in BibTex key created by Citavi

I'm using Citavi and I recently changed the default BibTex key template so that the page range is involved. My problem is the hyphen doesn't appear: if it would 32-34 Citavi creates a key with ...3234....
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Modifying plainurl bst file to add other preprint servers

I'm rather new to this and I'm trying to modify the standard plainurl bst file to add other links on top of the usual ones (arxiv/doi/pubmed/url). By mimicking exactly what appears in the file I'm ...
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Setting up basic elsarticle document class with oscola

I am trying to create a draft using LaTex which requires elsarticle.cls wa OSCOLA reference style. The instruction given by the journal is as follows: Footnotes and References Footnotes should be ...
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How to change the .bst file to remove italic journal listing in Bibliography?

I am using BibTeX with natbib and the authordate2 bibliography style but now need to change the Reference format to meet the following criteria of the CJES journal: it needs to be in: Lastname, X....
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IEEEtran in-text citations improperly formatted

I am trying to use the IEEEtran bibTeX style in a custom thesis class found here. Instructions for using this class with bibTeX are given in section 5.6.2 (page 7) of this document I am using the ...
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Convert bbl to plain text [duplicate]

I'm trying to submit an article to a journal with an automated system that requires a list of references in plain text. Is there some way of automatically converting my bbl file into plain text (...
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Creating versatile and efficient citation hyperlink in Lyx

Let's say I write the following. 1. Introduction Einstein, Newton, and Plank (2000) (hereafter ENP) assert there was Bing Bang. ENP note that there exists gravity. 2. Main Text 3. Conclusion ...
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Issue surrounding the IEEETran referenceing controls - setting maximum number of authors

I appreciate this is a question that has been touched upon several times before, but I'm finding that while the answers have been somewhat helpful, none have solved my issue. I am writing up my ...
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How can I indicate the first and the last reference number written in a page of the bibliography in the header of the page? [duplicate]

I have this document with a huge numbered bibliography e.g. from 1 to 600. I would like the first and the last reference number of the page to be inserted in the heading of the page. Like in the ...
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Bibliography style in Lyx?

I am finalizing my dissertation an am trying to add the bibliograph using Bibtex and JabRef and would like to get some help. I have used the below link as a guidance of how to input references in LyX. ...
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BibTex @inproceedings - emphasize title of article, not title of the proceeding

I have an entry like this in my literature.bib file: @inproceedings{rave, author = {Gelly, Sylvain and Silver, David}, title = {Combining Online and Offline Knowledge in UCT}, booktitle = {...
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Why doesn't the IEEEtran bibliography style match the IEEE style guide?

I am using the bibliography style "IEEEtran" with bibTeX, but it doesn't seem to match the IEEE style guide, specifically the format of the in-text citations. I am using the "cite" package with the ...
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How to cite website in Elsevier [closed]

How to cite https://www.av-test.org in Elsevier Can you please heple
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How to install and use a new .bst?

I want to use the PNAS bibliography style available here in a plain, vanilla article (not the PNAS article). I have saved the pnas2016.bst file in the same directory as the rest of the .tex files, ...
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Bibtex with no inbuilt arguments

Is there a way to simplify bibtex such that I can decide for myself how each reference shall appear so for example having: @article{Text, whatIwanttoappear = {Author, "title", and extra information}...
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Inputenc error with Swedish letter Å in .bib file

I am writing a scientific document using natbib for the bibliography. The .tex file and .bib file are UTF-8 encoded and I have \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} in the preamble. One of my references has ...
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RevTex 4-2: Package babel Error: You haven't defined the language en yet

I am RevTex version 4-2 in combination with a Zotero-generated bib file. The bib file contains a lot of "random" entries in the "Language" field, such as "en", "eng", etc. These entries were ...
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Insert bibliography on dissertate

I downloaded a LaTex template for dissertation. There is a file "references.bib", with a structure like: @article{ArticleName, title={Title}, author={Surname, Name}, year={2000}, publisher={...
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How can I change “and” to “e” in apalike bibliography style? [duplicate]

I'm portuguese and the citation and the bibliografy have to be in portuguese. I want "Afonso, D. e Ribeiro, A. F. (2018)" instead of "Afonso, D. and Ribeiro, A. F.(2018)".
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Which bibliography stile to have the references with “et al.” after the third author and the (year) after the authors? [duplicate]

I am working on a LaTeX chapter for a Springer book for the Methods in Molecular Biology (MIMB) series. This is my header: \documentclass[graybox,vecphys]{svmult} For the bibliography, I am using ...
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biber: Skip custom citefield if it is not defined

I am defining my own bibliographic printouts, to be used with biblatex/biber: \usepackage[minnames=20,maxnames=60,backend=biber, natbib=true,sorting=none]{biblatex} \addbibresource{...
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Bibtex: Compile a new style from btxbst.doc: compilation error

I'm trying to follow this ressource http://linuxtoosx.blogspot.com/2010/09/bibtex-styles-alpha-abbrv-alphaabbr.html in order to change the alpha mode in order to display abbreviated authors like F. ...
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How to make a BST file of the form “Jon90” but ordered by citation?

I am preparing a set of PDF slides for conference. I want the citations appear as [Liu12] S. Liu, Calc. Var. 45 (2012) 1–9. Then during my lecture when I saw Liu12 I know what is the paper I am ...
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Citations within the bibliography (BibTeX)

How can one cite a work within a reference entry using BibTeX? I have in mind something like: Smith, F. (2019). The StackExchange guide to referencing. City: Publisher. Jones, G. (2019). '...
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Year and series in parenthesis, joined and on their own

I'm currently writing a paper and my supervisor has given me specific citation rules but no template. One of the rules is: Year is set in parentheses, but when the item is part of a series, both are ...
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Sorting bibliography by appearance (sorting=none) with \nocite{*}

I know there are lots of similar questions, but I have problems with my particular code: \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage[sorting=none,backend=bibtex]{biblatex} \addbibresource{references2....
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Can I include alll .bib file entries into text, even if references are missing from main text? [duplicate]

I have written my thesis using Overleaf and managed references using biblatex - all worked fine. Now I have to make a 15-20 page-long "executive summary" with virtually no equations nor references in ...
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Placeholder citation (with note) in tufte-book

I am writing a book using the tufte-book environment, which places citations in the margins adjacent the citing text. Marginnotes and marginfigures also appear in the margins and of course are ...
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bibspec with Bibtex

In my current setup, I use amsrefs and my citation data is in a bibtex file. So, in my code, I use \usepackage{amsrefs} .. .. \bibliography{BibReference} I would like to define a custom bib class ...
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Why is the numbering in this reverse-chron BibTeX listing incorrect?

In 2014 I wrote a CV that used the following template for citations. The idea was to download a publication list from google scholar, "google.bib" and then reverse sort by year and category. Then ...
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Can i convert a XML citation to bibtex?

I need to convert to bibtex all that a XML citation contains, like it <reference anchor="RFC1180" target="https://www.rfc-editor.org/info/rfc1180"> <front> <title>TCP/IP tutorial<...
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How can I change the bibliography according to my template? Introduce linebreaks and capitalisation

right now I am working on my thesis. I was given a certain bibliography style. Through latex makebst I tried to introduce it, but I have trouble introducing linebreaks after the list of authors. How ...
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References appear as a question mark

This is the resulting error:: Process started: bibtex8.exe "thesis" The 8-bit codepage and sorting file: 88591lat.csf The top-level auxiliary file: thesis.aux A level-1 auxilliary file: chapter/...
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changing citation from “u.a”., “und” to et.al., “and”

I am using these packages: \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[round, sort&compress]{natbib} \usepackage[ sort&compress]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{dinat} However I am writing in ...
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problem with bibtex to cite a web page

i have some problem with bibtex i use to create my bibliography for some site and book i use latex in overleaf : for bibfile : @book{wxPython, author = "Rappin, Noel and Robin, Dunn", ...
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Custom Bibtex Bibliography style

I have been looking around for a Bibliography style with the following format. [1] Last name, F and Last name, F, Title, Journal, Vol, Issue (year), pages. The closest I could find is acm.bst which ...
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Cite not working, showing question mark

Hell, I'm trying to build the following document, but I get question marks instead of citations, what am I doing wrong? % Vorlage für eine Bachelorarbeit % Siehe auch LaTeX-Kurs von Mathematik-Online ...