When I compile my bibliography it lists the names as "John Smith" instead of "Smith, John". How do I change this? By the way, I am using BibDesk.
As @egreg put in his comment, the appearance of names in the reference list is managed by the bibliography style.
To give a simple example of this using the .bib file:
The .tex file
produces the output
but the .tex file
, which differs only in the