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Questions tagged [citing]

{citing} is about specific or customized citation commands. For general questions about bibliographies and citations, use {bibliographies}, or preferably the tag for the bibliography packages and/or backend programs you use, e.g., {bibtex}, {natbib}, or {biblatex}. For using information from regular ...

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Citing articles from websites when using author-year format

I am using author-year citation format. Now, I want to cite an article from a newspaper website, but the article does not name the author of the article. If I put the name of the website in the author ...
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Cite books with abbrevations in a specific style

I have many books from one author which I need to cite with abbrevations in a specific style: ([AbbrevationBook] [Paragraph] [:] [PageNumber]) so that the result looks like this: "Lorem ipsum..." (SM ...
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overleaf - natbib citing fails to reduce multiple autors to “autor et. al.”

I am using the natbib library with \citep{} comand and in most cases my citations are reduced to author et. al. However for one citation, there are always all the authors listed. What is the problem? ...
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Is there any guidance on how to properly cite when using the alphabetic style? [on hold]

I am looking for some specifications how to use the alphabetic style for citing properly. I know that there are different solutions and that this is highly related to personal preference or specific ...
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Alternatives to citet when bst doesn't support authoryear

I've got an article where the publisher is requiring I use a specific citation format. The bibtex style doesn't support author year, but throughout my document, I've been using \citet for textual ...
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How to add author-year support to a .bst file?

I'm currently trying to format my references according to the DeGruyter Open Computer Science guidelines, and I've made a custom .bst file for this. However, in my paper, I use natbib's citet a bunch,...
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Missing journal issue number “No.” in bibtex article citation

I am trying to cite a journal article but the issue number of the journal does not appear in the citation. I only get the volume and page numbers. Here is the article I want to cite: @article{ecsdef, ...
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Can't use non standard citation styles with bibtex4word. Why?

Is there anyone around who knows why bibtex4word doesn't know all the citation styles that work in TeXworks (in my case nejm)? I have to use it (sorry) and can't solve it. IEEEtran for example works ...
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How to cite an online PDF document in LaTeX?

I have found an interesting article on the Internet which I want to use for my bachelor thesis. The article is an online PDF document and I am writing my thesis with LaTeX. What type do I have to use ...
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my \cite don't show in reference [closed]

Why my \cite don't show in reference page paper? What did i do wrong?
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Sort grouped citations on unsorted style with bibtex

I'm trying to get sorted citations when they are in a group, that is, within a \cite{}, but unsorted or in order of appearance when they are called from different \cite macros. Basically, what I want ...
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Tikz graph with citations

I am trying to create a graph whose nodes are some author-year citation from the bibliography. This question is very similar to this post but, unfortunately, the answers provided suggest using the ...
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How to cite a fanfiction story correctly?

I am using fanfiction short stories from ArchiveOfOurOwn (ao3) in my work and I'm not sure how to cite them properly. \usepackage[round, sort, comma]{natbib} is used with its \citep{}and \citet{}...
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How to edit bst file to reorder editors and book title in @incollection?

How to edit the bst file to order editors before the book title in @incollection? The current code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents}{\jobname....
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How to cite from a BibTex file?

I am using BibTex for the first time, and am not sure how to do it. I already set up a file with all the sources. Now, • where do I need to safe the file? In the same folder as the Tex file of the ...
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I want to call bibliography in my function

I want to write a function named citebib which works almost the same as \cite, but a little different. I want to call bibliography whose name is biblo.bib in my function such that when I write \...
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custom citation style for custom document

I'm trying to have 2 separate "citation style" in my document, leveraging the customX existing document type (an extension would be to have a separate document type, but I don't want to play with the ...
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Missing-\endcsname-error in citing the references

Preamble \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{movie15} \usepackage{cite} Document body Laboratory reflectance spectra of differentiated meteorites can be used to identify ...
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Beginner beamer question: how to add two different citations in IEEE style on two separate pages

I just started using Beamer I have an extremely simple Beamer file \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8x]{inputenc} \title[Your Short Title]{Your Presentation} \...
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how to add references (basic)

This may seem an easy problem to you but for me I am struggling with it!.I need a little help with adding references in my report. I am able to compile and get a pdf doc but my problem is how to cite. ...
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Vancouver style file accuses me of popping an empty literal stack

This document (problem.tex) and bibliography (problem.bib) work as expected: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} This.\cite{altman} \bibliography{problem}{} \bibliographystyle{plain} \end{...
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Footnote - cite - Vgl. Jarchow/Rühmann (1988), S. 190

I am writing my master thesis and I need this style of citation: Vgl. Jarchow/Rühmann (1988), S. 190. This should be in footnotes. I have done two variation of is. But it still not correct. The ...
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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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citations as superscripts and square brackets

I'm using overleaf and I added a bibliography.bib file and entered a reference to test it out. Trouble is, the citation appeared in the form of (1), but I'd like it to appear in square brackets and ...
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Ibid with multicites

When using \parencite, \textcite, \cite or the facilities featured with csquotes (\textcquote, etc.) I get ibid perfectly running. But, sometimes, I need to use \cites in combination with \textquote ...
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Reference appears as [**Reference**] instead of [22]

I'm having a problem where references are appearing in bold as the labels I give them, appearing as [label] instead of e.g. [22]. E.g. I write "Due to Smith's famous theorem \cite{Smith2}" and it ...
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cite truncation biblatex-apa does not work

I'm using the biblatex-apa package with Biber as the backend programme. With the package comes - as far as I understood - following: when mentioning a citation for the first time, all Authors should ...
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Package natbib Warning: Undefined Citation Warning

After hours of trying to figure it out, I finally decided to ask for help. I checked various related answers but I am new to Natbib and couldn't figure out the problem if you might please be able to ...
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Harvard-style citing and associated bibliography

Does anyone have a ready-to-use template for Harvard-style, aka authoryear-style, citation call-outs in LaTeX? I'm unclear about which packages/commands to use to achieve a 'standard' bibliography ...
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Bibliography Style elsarticle-num

I am using the \bibliographystyle{elsarticle-num}, for number style citation. How can I obtain the citation [1-5] instead of [1,2,3,4,5]? I have tried the \usepackage[cite] unsuccessful. Can you help ...
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citing more than work in a single citation

I would like to know how to cite a work/idea performed by multiple studies. For example: This idea [1-6] or their idea [7,29]. I want to do the [1-6] and [7,29] part.
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TeX-studio compilation error: .bbl file doesn't regenerate

I am using TeXstudio to compile, the problem I am having is that I cannot regenerate the file when I add references to my text. The .bbl file doesn't regenerate itself and it is totally empty. It ...
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Can I make “citetitles” (note the plural) cite all entries in a book?

Consider this MWE (to be run with xelatex, biber, xelatex: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[backend=biber]{biblatex-chicago} \usepackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents}{\jobname.bib} @book{...
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Problem with reference including an “et al.” with BibTeX bibliographystyle bibstyle

I am writing a paper for Springer and I get some kind of weird reference using BibTeX. Here it an example : \documentclass[smallcondensed]{svjour3} \usepackage{filecontents} \usepackage{cite} \begin{...
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Citation from IEEE to APA style in XeLaTeX

When I run the file, the citations are in the form of IEEE style, like [1], but I wish that in APA style. Please let me know how can I cite in APA style with the current file. I currently use \cite ...
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Package inputenc Error: Unicode character α (U+3B1) not set up for use with LaTeX

When I compile the .tex file, I get the said error. It points out to .bbl file in the following line: \bibitem{LIU20083883} G.~Liu, T.~Nguyen-Thoi, K.~Lam, \href{http://www.sciencedirect.com/...
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Roman numerals in citation with cite package

Similar to this example, I am using \usepackage{cite}. Now, I need all my citations are marked by Roman numerals. This is my minimal working example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{cite} \...
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How do I cite a youtube video that is in apa style with bibtex

I want to make a reference to this youtube video https://youtu.be/XPUuF_dECVI the style am using is \bibliographystyle{apacite}, what should the bibtex entry look like. The one I tried looked like ...
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Institution's name and individual authors at the same time in biblatex

Usually, when LaTeX for whatever reason can't or shouldn't handle the name of an author in my bibliography, one uses {{}} to fix the author to the correct input. But, what can I do, if the authors-...
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Alter one BibLaTeX citation style without messing up the rest

I have altered the formatting of the @online entry for BibLaTeX. The online entry is displaying how I would like, but it's causing the formatting of the @book entries to go wrong. I would like for ...
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What citation package to use

As far as I can tell the three major citation packages are: natbib cite biblatex There already is a discussion on the relation between natbib and biblatex here: bibtex vs. biber and biblatex vs. ...
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Two different bibliographies with different styles and sortings, Vol.2

The answer of moewe appearing in this question is almost what I want to achieve: one bibliography containing online references which are numbered and sorted in order of appearence (nothing to change ...
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Citing website only once

Is there any way I can cite a website, using biblatex, without adding a new entry in the bib file, if I'm only going to cite it a single time? Thank you in advance Anton
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change the language in citations

I am writing my phd thesis in Albanian language. And I am encountering some issues with citations into the text. I would like to replace Levinsohn and Petrin (2003) into Levinsohn dhe Petrin (2003). ...
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Putting references in latex on figures doesn't show the url

\begin{wrapfigure}{L}{0.3\textwidth} \centering \includegraphics[width=0.25\textwidth]{maraich.jpeg} \caption{Producteurs de laitue québécois \protect{\cite {jardin}}} \end{wrapfigure} my ...
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Citations not arranged by order of appearance due to list of figures

I am having issues with LaTex/Bibtex not presenting my citations in order of appearance. My specific issue is that the citations in figures are chronologically the top references ([1],[2],[3] etc..), ...
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Problems using \cite in Texmaker, but not Overleaf [duplicate]

I found this answer when looking up how to make \cite work. I copied and pasted the code directly from the answer to my Texmaker and it still didn't work. I then tried the same code in Overleaf and it ...
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How to show the page number in citation Latex [duplicate]

I am using shareLatex to write a report. I use \cite{} to cite references in my report. However, I want the page number too be present in the report body along with the citation. How to do this? ...
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No Citations visible in LyX 2.3.0

I have a document which has an associated .bib file that is created using Jabref. I include the ful; path to the .bib file in the Latex preamble using the commands: \makeindex % used for ...
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Question mark of LaTeX references

My LaTeX code doesn't find the document I'm referring to. I have a main.tex, in this main I adressed the chapter as \chapter{sfivnvns} \input{chapter/introduction} and in the chapter folder I ...