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Editing a bst file for an incollection (book chapter) reference style, error in order

I am editing a bst file and I need to produce the following reference of a book chapter: Surname, IN (Year). 'Title of chapter', in Editor Surname, IN (ed.), Name of Book, Place:Publisher, pp. 1-10. ...
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Editing bst file to use the website name as the author [duplicate]

I am using the apalike.bst format for referencing, however in my thesis I need to cite some websitess that do not have an author, so I need to include the webpage name as the author, per request. For ...
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You can't pop an empty literal stack for entry dadhich

I'm writing a paper in the Springer Nature template: https://www.springernature.com/gp/authors/campaigns/latex-author-support I'm receiving the following message: You can't pop an empty literal stack ...
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Reconstructing Custom Bibliography formatting from image with bibtex

I am writing my bachelors thesis and the institute didn't provide a decent LaTeX template, only some PhD thesis that I can use as a reference. Luckily I found some of the old code on one of the ...
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Chicago-de.bst: change underline to italics [duplicate]

I'm using a German variant of the chicago.bst file (source: https://github.com/MissBC/LaTeX-Vorlage-KIT-Abschlussarbeit/blob/master/chicago-de.bst) for my dissertation. The output is just not what I ...
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Modify .bst to remove period , comma and comma after author's name, year, and journal name respectively

I'm using \bibliographystyle{unsrt.bst} and want my references to appear as Ghosh R and Naryanan G 2008 Control of three phase, four wire PWPM rectifier. IIEE Trans. Power Electron. 24(6): 1444-1452. ...
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bibtex: how to change the behavior of add.period

I'm making a thesis template for my university. In my school's standard file, all the periods generated by add.period should be full width, i.e. [J]. Some Press -> [J].Some Press Full Stop: U+002E -...
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LaTeX/BibTex: Truncating 4-or-more authors in bibliography

This is a follow-up question to Citation "et al." only for four and more authors with natbib and jf.bst I just tried the answer given there, hoping it would solve our BibTex problem: Our ...
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How to add comma after volume for citation in bst file

I've created a new bst file using makebst but I want to make one change in it but have no idea how. The current bst creates references as follows: However, I need a comma after the volume number, ...
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how do I remove the "literal not empty" error through bibtex?

I am using a .bst file I modified myself that only writes a url or a doi into the .bbl file. Everything else is ignored. It seems from here: Error message: the literal stack isn't empty for entry ...
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how do I reformat bib entries with a bst file so that a link is included?

I had to change a .bst file so that the following format.doi function is included: FUNCTION {format.doi} { doi empty$ { bbl.url url tie.or.space.connect output } { bbl.doi doi tie.or.space....
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Issue with BST - no comma inserted between Publisher and Address

I am personalizing the IEEEtran.bst file to adapt it for another journal, which already has bibliography rules since many years (but not a latex class). As I prepared the latex class for typesetting ...
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changing the angew style file to include only URLs?

I am currently using the angew file to include the references. I would like to change it (or even use a different style file) on overleaf, so that the only thing that is listed in the references is ...
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edit apa.bst to show et al. in bibliography when authors>10 and use initials without periods

I am trying to edit the apa.bst style to match a journal guideline style and I need to make two changes: If there are more than ten authors, the reference entry should list the first ten authors ...
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Referencing style for springer documentclass[default,iicol]{sn-jnl}

I am using the new nature class from Springer, which is available on this https://www.springernature.com/gp/authors/campaigns/latex-author-support I am having trouble in selecting the bibliography ...
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Surplus letter "t" in the formatted bibliographic items, I cannot find the source

I guess I added extra "t" somewhere in the file "apa-ben.bst" which I copied from around the Internet to have the APA style citation. I cannot find where is the excessive "t&...
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Referencing custom command inside bst file

I'm writing a bst file so that I could list my publications using bibtex inside moderncv class document, based on this article: https://www.sethajacobson.com/notes/2021/3/1/to-bold-and-italicize-...
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Issue with Wiley NJDv5 template for reference entries with single authorship

I'm using wileyNJD-Chicago.bst as required by my targeted journal and I installed the WileyNJD-v5 class downloaded from the zip provided by wiley website (2022/04/05 v5). When I use with natbib citep, ...
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Changing apacite.bst to cite first author when 3 or more authors are listed

For 3 or more authors, I want to list the first et al. in the text. If I use \usepackage[natbibapa]{apacite} and \citet in the text, all works fine, but APA gives me all 4 authors. If I use \...
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Create a bst for a small regional journal

I am working on a publication for a small regional journal to which I cannot find a pre-existing natbib bibliography style which meets their guidelines. I am not an expert LaTeX user, in fact I am ...
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Can the BST file for BIBTEX be composed of several files?

References in various journals are required to be presented in different formats. But journal abbreviations are often identical. Is it possible to prepare a single file of macros with journal ...
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How to get revtex4-2 bibliography styles to be consistent with the Phys Rev guidelines

The styling guidelines for Physical Review bibliographies mention that the list of authors should be truncated: The full author list of cited papers should be given in the references, except when the ...
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How can I use bst file with my .bib (bibtex) file?

I am very new to latex and I know this question might sound rather noobish or even stupid. First time I got my hands on TeX, after reading a tutorial online, I inserted \bibliography{reference} and \...
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Change manually achemso.bst to allow for more than 15 authors before et al. is used

I am using a achemso.bst file for my bibliography. But I want to increase the number of authors shown before the et al. is used. Normally I would just increase this number numnames #15. But that only ...
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Swapping the volume number and year in .bst file

I have the following code \documentclass{article} \begin{document} \bibliographystyle{mybst} \nocite{*} \bibliography{mybib} \end{document} My .bib file is @article{liberti2009, title={Class of self-...
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Identify acceptable @ type from .bst file

I have to use a journal template with a .bst file to format my references, but my .bib file contains entries that are not recognized since I usually use biblatex, so I have no background using natbib. ...
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How can I use a CSL format in Overleaf or convert it to a BST?

I want to use the following CSL file from the Zotero style repository (also available on Mendelay) in Overleaf: https://www.zotero.org/styles?q=movement%20ecology All the questions I could find say ...
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Latest version of TexStudio cannot now find the bst file

I was working without any problem on a Latex document. I have just upgraded to the latest version of TexStudio but now the file will not build - it complains that it cannot (now!) find the bst file ...
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How to modify the .bst files (sn-aps.bst)

My code: \documentclass{book} \bibliographystyle{sn-aps} \begin{document} \def\bibcommenthead{} This is for test \nocite{*} \bibliography{test} \end{document} Test.bib @article{Hirt1974, ...
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How to suppress newline in natbib refererences by editing .bst files

I would like to suppress the newline between different citations in the references. Typically, the references look like this: [1] aaa. [2] bbb. I am looking for the following output: [1] aaa. [2] ...
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Modify .bst to introduce a comma instead of a period after article name

I am preparing the bibliography for a journal and I am trying to follow its formatting guidelines. I have already made a few changes to the "apalike.bst" file, thanks to several answers ...
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What should I do to modify the in-text parenthetical citation style in apalike.bst?

I edit the article on Overleaf and tried to cite articles in the text with parenthetical citation style according to APA 7th. I found apalike.bst but it seems not correspondent to the citation style ...
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.bst file: Remove comma after year

I need to modify my .bst file to remove the comma after the year in parenthesis and replace it with a blank (in the bibliography). Currently, I have: Newey, W. K. and West, K. D. (1987), A simple, ...
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Reorder bibtex elements in a .bst file

I'm writing my master's thesis and I came into trouble with bibliography since any bibliography style do not respond to my needs. I would like this type of elements order: P. Lopes, M. A. Silva, A. ...
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How can I make my own bst file or where can I learn the language?

I've been asked to have my references in a specific style that does not seem to match any of the styles that I've come across. I've tried to see if any of the default styles or styles in biblatex ...
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et al appears in first citation

I recently started using Latex and need some help. Sorry as I'm new to Latex I don't exactly know how everything works. All critique and response of the structure of this post is welcome. When citing ...
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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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Changing custom Bibstyle entry for misc (website)

I have a custom bibliographystyle .bst file that has been handed down to me, but it isn't formatting an entry for a website as I would like. Currently, the bibtex entry looks like @misc{Stotler, ...
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How to remove the space between Volume(Number) and Date in customized bibliography style file?

I have created a bibliography style file (.bst file) using cmd. I wanted the output to look like H. Whitney, Congruent Graphs and the Connectivity of Graphs, American Journal of Mathematics, 54(1)(...
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I need to add an \& before the name of the last authors in the bibliography ( if number of authors is $\leq 8$)

I need to add an "ampersand" before the name of the last author in the bibliography ( if number of authors is =< 8) now it looks like this : I need it to look like this (notice the ...
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Modify .bst file to remove comma after volume page

I am using a slightly edited aasjournal.bst file, which I have to use for some reason, e.g., to output the bibliography on a "single line". As it is, the style seems to output a comma after ...
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customize article function output in bst file

I'm working with a modified harvard.bst file to match the specific (and weird) requirements from my University guidelines. I must reference articles following this structure: if there's no doi, the ...
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Bold year in bibliography using agsm.bst

I want to get the bold year in references just like author name(s). I did it for authors but was unable to make it for the year. This is what I want Here is the agsm.bst ENTRY { address author ...
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Customized .bst file for bold and italics et. al. not working

I am using overleaf to write a document. I uploaded a custom .bst file in my overleaf project of agsm referencing style. I needed the 'et. al.' to be in bold and italic. I tried to do so by editing ...
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Links in Reference List. DOI vs URL in `elsarticle-num.bst`

A picture for context A few observations When doi field is defined in the .bib file, the bibliography style appends it very nicely at the end of the reference, as it can be seen in [3]. In addition, ...
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Bold font for a particular author name with BibTeX by modifying apalike style

I would like to set in bold one particular author name when it appears in references throughout the text. I am following the approach in this answer that proposes to modify the *.bst file for my ...
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Period in Year field not displayed

I have a bib entry that has no year but instead I want to print n. d. In my document the periods of the year field are deleted. How do I have to edit the .bst to display them? Document: \documentclass[...
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Latex .bst editing

I fiddled a bit with editing of the .bst file to change the resulting Bibliography entry of an inbook. I got the order of the entries right but I can't figure out how to change the comma after In ... ...
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IEEEtran BSTcontrol does not work

The section "The IEEEtran BST control entry type" in "How to use IEEEtran Bibtex Style" document describes how could one use omit URLs and use "et al" in the bibliography....
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Start elsarticle-harv.bst numbering from 1 [closed]

I'm using elsarticle-harv.bst for my thesis bibliography and, along with this, I am numbering the references based on this answer: https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/141350/149294 as follows: % increase \...
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