{natbib} is a package for bibliographies and citations. It is especially designed for the author-year type citation styles that are common in the natural and social sciences.

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natbib, sort compress and at the end page no of all citations not reflecting?

I am using natbib (sort and compress) package for bibliography. I am getting proper citations like [71-74] instead of [71, 72, 73, 74]. At the end of bibliography, page no of cited references are ...
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Bibliography style `apalike` missing the paranthesis

I am using: \usepackage{natbib} \bibliographystyle{apalike} However, when I use for example: \cite{test} I should be getting my reference within (), i.e. parenthesis right? But they seem to have ...
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Beamer Presentation References slide can't allowframebreaks and have \frametitle

I am writing a Beamer presentation and my references are too long for one frame. So I tried to use [allowframebreaks], but then I get the TeX capacity exceeded error if I have a \frametitle. I can ...
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problems with natbib (using for Journal Statistical Software)

I'm having some problems with natbib. Following the advice of this question and the wiki, I have the following entries: @InProceedings{harding, author= {Harding, A. and others}, title= {...
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Bibliography: cleanest way (no bib encoding!) to add URLs and their related info?

I use LaTeX for writing my thesis and I'm trying to come up with a clean and elegant bibliography format for web page references. I've been searching and trying different things for hours, but none ...
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apacite: year number of same author in one reference

I have a .bib file that includes the following author twice: @article{author2000, author = {Author, Smart}, title = {Fancy paper number one}, journal = {Great Journal}, volume = {1}, number = {1}...
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error in citing references

Please can someone help me figure why my Tex does not run whenever I try cite the references. Without reference citing, my whole Tex file will build(run). Here is the latex file \documentclass[...
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How to make hyperlinks in bibliography without showing URL

This is my MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage{bibentry} \usepackage{color} \usepackage{hyperref} % For hyperlinks in the PDF \hypersetup{colorlinks=...
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Including brackets in citation hyperlinks

How do I include the whole citation, also the brackets, in my citation, so they become blue and works as a hyperlink as well in natbib. This is a MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \...
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The location of the unsrt85.bst file

I have followed the guidance in BibTeX: How can I automatically reduce long author lists to “xxx et al.”? where you copy the unsrt.bst file and save it under a new name, unsrt85.bst, after which you ...
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Italicize Book and conference titles and place titles of websites in quotation marks in Bibliography list

I am using isprs.bst, available here (http://www.isprs.org/documents/orangebook/LATEX/ISPRSguidelines_authors_latex.zip), and would like to have books in the list of references to appear in italics, ...
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How to find the unsrt.bst file

I am sorry to post this probably very basic question, but I am having a hard time locating my unsrt.bst file as I want to edit it. I have read through a lot of questions in here, but in all of them it ...
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Fine tuning natbib for agsm bibliography style, and adding links

Lovely day. I am quite new to LaTeX but picking things up fast. One area which is confusing me greatly is getting my bibliography to work just how I like it. I have settled on natbib with agsm style ...
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URL of web page in bibliography not output

First time trying to write my thesis in Lyx which has been great up until this point, and getting rather close to submission time I have noticed that webpage references are not outputting with the URL ...
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LyX: Harvard Referencing using Natbib

I'm very new to TEX, i've been using LyX as a stepping stone. It's been going pretty well up until now. I've successfully managed to create citations and link them to the References I have created ...
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references problem using natbib package in Latex

I am working under this preamble for thesis but the problem is my references are not appearing in the section of references as well as in the text for citation. THE ERROR APPEARING IS Package natbib ...
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truncate reference list authors to one author (natbib) [on hold]

I've had a look for similar answer elsewhere but none seem to be helpful (i'm new to latex). I'm using natbib to format references and i'm limited for space, so need to use highly abbreviated ...
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authoryear not working when using elsarticle template or own original tex file

I am trying to use the elsarticle.cls for a journal that needs (author, year) format for the citations. I have tried the following: \documentclass{elsarticle} \usepackage[authoryear]{natbib} This ...
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Clashing for package natbib

I want in my referencing in the text: (AuthorName , Year). Now I only get [1], [2], etc. \documentclass[whitelogo]{name-report} \usepackage[round]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{plainnat} \usepackage{...
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how to use harvard (authoryear) style to format citation call-outs

The paper is required to format citation call-outs with the harvard style (aka authoryear style) like: The content of my *.tex file is like this: ... \usepackage{natbib,stfloats} \begin{...
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Natbib references does not appear in the bibliography

I must have a bibliography like this one I use TeXstudio in Win7 I tried different natbib styles but until I was not successful. My code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,twoside]{memoir} \usepackage[...
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Reduce bibliography to one line with dots and reference numbers

I would like my references to look like • [ 1 ] Foo et al. 2008, Nature, 100, 200 • [ 2 ] Bar & Baz et al. 2010, Science, 300, 400 • [ 3 ] Einstein, 1905, New Scientist, 5, 6 and so on. To ...
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Conflict of backrefalt for bibliographies at end of each chapter (using natbib and chapterbib)

I want to have the bibliographies at end of each chapter and still have the cross-reference on the reference list stating "Cited on pages:" using natbib and chapterbib packages. To compile the ...
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Small capital author name in reference list

I'm in trouble in finding the bibliography style matching my sense. I'm using the natbib package which style plainnat allows me to have nice name-year citations via \citet such as Gabriel et al (1974)...
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Error with BiBTeX when compiling

I have some issues using BibTeX for my bibliography. LaTeX keeps having error about this undefined control sequence: ! Undefined control sequence.<write> ...subitem}{\@...
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How to change “et al.” to norwegian

I want to change "et al." in my citations to "m.fl." all over in my document. I am using natbib and the bibstyle agsm. I have also defined \usepackage[norsk]{babel}, but it seems to not do the work ...
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Problem with Springer bibliography style(spbasic + natbib)

I am writing a paper to a Springer journal and I am trying to use their \bibliographystyle{spbasic}. I want to sort citation by appearance, hence the first citation in the article should be cited ...
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How to install natbib in MIkTeX

How can I install the natbib package for bibtex in MikTex. I already got the package from https://www.ctan.org/pkg/natbib but cannot find instructions to install within MikTeX.
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Need double quotes for titles in References at some places

Here is MWE which returns me two references citations. The article citation appears in single quote and I want double. For the conference, I need the conference title in Italics and correct the word "...
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eliminate the space between multiple numeric citations - bioinfo.cls

I have a document that is using natbib via the following requirepackage command in bioinfo.cls line 827. \RequirePackage[numbers,sort&compress]{natbib} When I cite multiple papers using the cite ...
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bibtex error message Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible with author-year citations. (natbib) Press <return> to continue in

\documentclass[12pt,roman]{report} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{fullpage} \usepackage{setspace} \renewcommand{\baselinestretch}{1.5} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} \...
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NAT@force error when the citation is called in different ways

When compiling a .tex file that has the preamble shown at the end of this post, I get the following error: ! Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible with author-year citations. (natbib) ...
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Defining -aux-directory for pdflatex breaks citations for natbib

When I run pdflatex with an -aux-directory flag it makes it so natbib can't find the citations. pdflatex command with -aux-directory: pdflatex.exe -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode %.tex -aux-...
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Organize list of publications according to type of article

With the tufte-book template (which uses natbib), I'd like to include at the end of the document a list of my publications, organized by type: I'd like to have a section for conference papers and one ...
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Unwanted space after author name when using \citep

I am new to LaTeX and am having trouble when using \citep. Whenever I use it there is an extra space that is inserted after the author and before the comma. This is an example of what I get: known ...
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References and citation call-outs are not printed

I am writing an article. MWE is given below. \documentclass[a4paper,times,12pt,ifthen]{article} \usepackage{enumerate} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{epsfig} \usepackage{epstopdf} \usepackage{...
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natbib combing abbrvnat and unsrtnat in Sharelatex

I am writing thesis using Sharelatex(online version) and I want the citations to be ordered as they appeare in the text( like unsrtnat style) but at the same time my prof said it has to be abbreviated ...
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\bibentry generating error with chicago style

I am trying to use \bibentry (with natbib) to have the full reference appear in the text, based on the example here (and others). However, this is generating an error Paragraph ended before \...
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Bibliography display by type?

this is my first time with LaTeX and i'm a little bit in trouble with bibliography. Is it possible with my set up to cite and make a bibliography as follows: ...Some text (author's lastname and year, ...
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Citing a URL in MNRAS style (mn2e)

I am using natbib with the mn2e bibliography style (for papers submitted to MNRAS astronomical journal). They provide a Latex template and style guide but in their style guide it specifies that ...
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Natbib confused with same first author and year but different coauthors

I want to cite the three papers by same first author but different coauthors all published in the same year. This gives me an error: the same citation without distinguishing or adding extra letter. \...
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Unsuccessful attempts at sorting the bibliography alphabetically [natbib,plainnat,citep]

After consulting lots of posts here at tex exchange and other resources, I still can't figure out the problem. Everything looks fine, still alphabetical sorting in working for me. This is the last ...
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Error while enforcing number citation using springer journal template

I am using a springer template to write a journal paper. There is bibtex_readme.txt file in the folder which states that: Bibliography style (spr-chicago.bst) novelties. Now, there is a ...
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Natbib and Cell Journal bibliography style

I used natbib and the apalike style for my reports multiple times. This time however, I need to have a bibliography style that match that of the Cell journal : You can see that volume is the only ...
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Removing parentheses from date only in bibliography with natbib

I am using natbib with agsm style to achieve Harvard style referencing. Is there any way to remove the parenthesis around the year in the references section (not the citations in the main text)? I ...
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\citeauthor without natbib

I need to use a style file that does not allow use of natbib, but I still want to use something similar to the \citeauthor or \citet command from natbib. This is identical to this question, but that ...
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How can I get capital Angstrom symbol to appear in bibliography (using .bib file and natbib)?

I have search all around but cannot seem to find the solution for getting a capital angstrom symbol (an "A" with a small circle above it) to appear in the bibliography of my dissertation. Instead, it ...
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Include a tex file that contains the bibliography section

I found when I tried to keep the spaces in my file name by using \include{{""}}, then the file could still be included, but the references would be question marks. This is my MWE \documentclass{...
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Placing a comma before a citation-related superscript number

According to the Chicago Manual of Style (section 14.21) "a note number should generally be placed at the end of a sentence or at the end of a clause. The number normally follows a quotation (whether ...
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Citing multiple references using natbib in ShareLatex

I am using this piece of code (as suggested by various questions/answers on tex.stackexchange.com. \documentclass{bioinfo} \usepackage[numbers,sort&compress]{natbib} \begin{document} \section{...