[texhax] Special layout of bibliography items

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Mon Jun 13 01:12:17 CEST 2005

Philip Ohnewein :

> Hello everybody on this list,
> I am almost sure my question is fairly easy - but since I've spent the whole 
> day trying to get it working (unsuccessfully), here is my question:
> I am trying to create a bibliography without any information written in 
> brackets before an item starts. Rather, I would like to have the items 
> displayed with - say 1em - of negative paragraph indentation (for the first 
> line only). I.e., instead of displaying it like this
> [1] Aaronsen, B. (1995) A very interesting book.
> I need to have the following:
> Aaronsen, B. (1995) A very interesting book. More information....
>         More information about the same Aaronsen's book
> New Author (1998) Nothing special.
>         More information about New Author's book
> Can anybody please tell me what I need to do. I already tried to 
> \renewcommand the \@bibitem, but I was unable to achieve the above result.

it may be a good idea to have a look at using bibtex instead.

otherwise  have a look at the harvard package, a search on google groups 
might also help



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