{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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How to cite newspaper with natbib

When I check my bib file, the newspaper article is included as @misc with all the information (I use Mendeley to build up my bib file). In the bibliography, however, the citation only includes ...
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Drop brackets around reference item in `natbib`

I am writing for a journal (Transportation Research Record) that has strange and particular bibliographic guidelines. I've been able to adapt natbib to work for the in-text citations. But the ...
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Suppress chapter creation by BibTeX

The title says it all really. I'm using the rsc bibliography style and placing the references will create the chapter heading "References". Now I do want that gone since this is for a poster and the ...
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Multiple bibliography in Latex

I want to insert multiple bibliographyes into my document. I just want one for the whole document and one for each appendix. I tried different packages (multibib, biblatex,...) but cant seem to ...
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Undefined citations

I have been putting references into my document with no problems until today. Now all of a sudden when I put a new reference in I get two error messages and get told the following: Package natbib ...
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ACM Bibliography Style Natbib Error: 'Author undefined for citation'

I was writing an academic paper and the following method of citing an author was working until I had to switch to the acm bibliography style and I started getting the following error: Package natbib ...
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BibTeX: Citations appear with three names instead of first name + et al

I use natbib and the bibliography style aipauth4-1.bst. When I cite entries that have 3 authors, all three names appear in the text. It is the first time I see something like that, other bst styles do ...
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Extra comma at the end of a reference

I am having a problem that whenever I have more than one entry with the same "author", then in my bibliography, both of them will have an extra comma at the end. Could you show me how to get rid of ...
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Natbib - I don't want to display bibliography page [duplicate]

I am preparing a poster for a conference. I need to include citations but I don't want to have the references page. Do you know how to proceed?
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Suppressing fields in bibliography?

I'm new to LaTeX and am using TeXstudio for compiling my documents. I'm using \usepackage{natbib} for bibliography. The reference file was imported from EndNote for bibtex in .txt format - I ...
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Selectively turn off hyperref links for citations

I'm using both the natbib and the hyperref packages. I would like to be able to selectively not generate hyperlinks for some of the in-text citations. I know that I can use the asterisk with ...
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Formating bibliography with natbib

\documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[portuguese]{babel} \usepackage{natbib} \begin{document} Hello, world! (\Citealt[32]{Doe2999}) ...
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author year with natbib package

I use the natbib package, and my bibliography style is acm (small caps). I would like to have 'year' appearing right after the author name, but I get this error message: ! Package natbib Error: ...
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how to debug a backreferencing problem

I am using classicthesis package version 4.1. Also I am using the bibliography style file, abbrvunsrtnat.bst, posted here. I have a problem with using back-referencing. I have more than 70 citations ...
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Problem with author-date bibliography

For submitting my manuscript to the journal “Communications in Algebra”, I want cite references in the text by author and date only enclosed in parentheses, and At the end of the article, list the ...
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About natbib and chapter number

I'm using a \chapterstyle{tandh} because I want my chapters numbered. In order to get a References chapter numbered as well I used the following code: \renewcommand{\bibsection}{% \chapter{\bibname}} ...
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Access fields of bibtex entry (gerplain.bst and \citeauthor)?

I create my references like this \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{scrreprt} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage{bibgerm} % literatur deutsch \begin{filecontents*}{reffile.bib} @article{doe:1996, ...
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Page Number of Middle references in Multiple References not listed

When I have multiple references: blah blah \cite{ref1, ref2, ref3} then ref2 will not be listed on this page in my bibliography. Instead it just has -> pages with no page listed if I did not ...
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LyX says apalike isn't compatible with author-year?

I am pretty new to LyX, and have no expirience with LaTeX. I'm writing my master's thesis in LyX, though, and I'm supposed to turn it in in a week. I want my bibliography to be "apa-ish", and have set ...
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Problem in bibliography autocompletion in TeXStudio 2.5.2

This question is the continuation of my previous question in here. I have updated everything according to the instructions given there in the answer of @doctorate. The problem that I have is the ...
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backreferencing in classicthesis package does not work [closed]

I am using classicthesis package version 4.1. The following is an example of the problem that I have with back-referencing. The resulted document does not have back-referencing in the bibliography ...
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Bibliography separation with variable separator [closed]

I need a "." behind the title and "," behind all other entries. So far I tried to modify output.nonnull and output.check and extended them by an additional variable. STRINGS { s t separator } ...
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Package natbib: change in-text citation [Johnson 1990] to [Joh1990]

I'm using natbib and I'd like to change the in-text citation. If author and year are Johnson 1990 the output should be [Joh1990], I want natbib to print the first three letters of the author and the ...
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Problem in compression of multiple citations using abbrvunsrtnat.bst [closed]

I had a problem in modifying abbrvnat.bst to have unsorted abbreviated reference list using natbib. Many thanks to @Marco Daniel for his great answer. He perfectly solved my problem by creating ...
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Single link in (Author, Year) citation style using natbib and hyperref

natbib and hyperref create by default two links to the bibentry in the reference section|chapter of the document: \begin{filecontents}{\jobname.bib} @book{author08, title = {{A Title}}, publisher = ...
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parsing bbl file to an xml file from within pdflatex while typesetting

As editor of a journal I need to translate the bibliography, in a bbl file, into part of an xml file (for potential submission to cross-ref). It seems best done on the fly by pdfLaTeX so I can also ...
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Using geman ö and ß in Bibtex [closed]

in my Bibtex file i name the Author: author={R{\"o}{\ss}ler, Irene and Ungerer, Albrecht}, but in the literature list it strangely outputs this: [Rößler und Ungerer 2012] RÖSSLER, Irene; UNGERER, ...
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Citation colour with Beamer + Hyperref + Natbib

I'm using natbib for citation with a custom bibstyle. I'm working on a presentation using LaTeX beamer and for some reason the citation marker doesn't have the colour that is specified to hyperref. ...
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How to modify unsrtnat.bst

I use unsrtnat.bst and I need to change the form: N.W. Ashcroft. Phys. Rev. Lett., 92, 187002. (2004). to N.W. Ashcroft. Phys. Rev. Lett. 92, 187002 (2004). So I need to delete comma ...
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\cite without hyperlink (Citation in captions)

I want cite a reference (by using \citet, \citeauthor or \citeyear.) inside a \caption{}. Something like this: \caption{Characteristics assessed in \citet{perell_fall_2001}} I'm using the natbib ...
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Change automatically generated Text in sources with natbib

In my source directory of the thesis I am currently working on, I have got a masters's thesis as one source. As type for this source I chose Master thesis and now Latex always writes "master's thesis" ...
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remove “pp.” from references produced by chicago style, re-position page numbers

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath,amsthm,amsfonts} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{lscape} \usepackage{dcolumn} ...
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biblatex - postcite as subscript

I've defined the command \newcommand{\mycite}[2][]{\autocite{#2} #1} which allows me to combine a superscripted citation with a parenthetical page reference: Cf. Sloterdijk1 (pp. 84–85). ✓ This ...
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insert URL in reference; change italic for volume no. to upright; get a full author name, chapter book reference

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath,amsthm,amsfonts} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{lscape} \usepackage{dcolumn} ...
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Additional Space after Colon in References

I'm printing the references in my document using: \nocite{*} \bibliographystyle{plainnat} \bibliography{D:/economics/dataset} Here is one example of the generated references. George J. ...
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Separation between last and secondlast item in citet with authoryear style? [duplicate]

If citing several items with \citet, I want to achieve a specific separator (like "and") between the last and the second last item. For example \citet{Grieg,Greg,Gregor} should give something like ...
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Natbib In-Text Citation displays (author?)

I have taken a look through many other questions on this subject but cannot seem to fix my issue. Essentially while references display correctly I cannot get the author citation to appear in my text ...
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IEEEtranSN + natbib and @masterthesis [closed]

I'm using natbib along with bibliographystyle{IEEEtranSN}. Everything works great, but when I'm trying to add an @masterthesis entry, I get the following warning: Warning--entry type for ...
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Bibliography style (vancouver)

I'm quite new with LaTeX, but am trying to write my master's thesis with it. I'm running into a problem with the bibliography style. This is what the school asks for the reference style (with the ...
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ClassicThesis, Lyx and reference ordering?

I am writing my PhD thesis with ClassicThesis, in LyX under Linux. Everything is working perfect... until I noticed that the order of apperance for my references is off. For example, the first listed ...
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Customizing a biblatex style - can I start with lockstep's post?

I want to customize a biblatex style based on authoryear (and thus based on standard as well). So when I read this, does it mean I have to work with the cumulated paste of both .bbx-files or can I ...
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Superscript citations with letters to denominate different pages

I've been using natbib in my thesis with the 'author year' citation style. By far the most common way of doing citations in my field of study is superscript, so I want to change to natbib's super ...
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How to define the bibliography style with 4 letters author, a gap and the two numbers of the year [closed]

How can I make the reference list as: 4 letters a gap and the two numbers of the year, [Taja 00a] E. Tajahuerce and B. Javidi, "Encrypting three-dimensional information with ...
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How to edit in-text citation in plainnat style?

I manage my bibliography with JabRef and everything is OK but I have a problem with my plainnat.bst file. Possibly, I want my in-text citation to be like: [Author et al., year] or [Autor, Autor et ...
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Can I cite author name or year in text when using vancouver style?

I'm new to this, so please be gentle! I have loaded natbib, babel and url in the preamble. I am using BibTeX and a modified vancouver style. When I type \cite{Smith2013} it inserts a superscript ...
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Disabling backref in secondary multibib bibliography with natbib

I am finalising my PhD thesis that I have composed with LaTeX. I have a section in which I list my own publications and the whole list of references at the very end of the document. This list is ...
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Thesis class error Extra } or forgotten \endgroup on second compile (not first) in float caption

I am adapting a paper to a thesis format, and I am getting an error on the second compile of my document (the first one seems to work fine). I am using TeXshop, v. 2.47; I am compiling using pdfTex ...
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changing point to colon for natbib

I am using bibtex/natbib, with apalike style. Bibliographic items appears in the following way in my .pdf file: Cox, D. (1972). Regression Models and Life-Tables. Journal of the Royal Statistical ...
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How to change the font of URL in the bibliography [duplicate]

When using the natbib package the URLs are printed and formatted in the bibliography in a different font from the rest of the document which looks nasty i.e. monospace Typewriter. I am having ...
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Punctuation in superscripting with Natbib in Xetex

I'm trying to use the achemso package for my bibliography and citations. I'm also trying to using Xetex to use the Minion Pro fonts. When I just typeset with LaTeX and do everything in Computer Modern ...