{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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Too many authors in author field

My problem: I have a very long list of authors for a few papers - apparently bibtex can´t handle that. Here's a minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \begin{...
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Full names with Chicago bibliographystyle

I'm using \bibliographystyle{chicago} and the Natbib package. I would like to have the FULL NAMES of the authors listed in the bibliography. For instance: Lastname1, Name1, and Name2 Lastname2. 2013....
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Remove issn/doi/url when using plainnat and natbib

I am using natbib and the plainnat style for the references. I would like to know how can I remove the ISSN, DOI and URL from the references without deleting them in the .bib file. I have seen some ...
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Abbreviated first names without spaces in between?

I would like A. B. Lastname to appear as A.B. Lastname in the bibliography. (I have already found how to abbreviate first names.) (I have to solve this with bibtex and natbib because I am already ...
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Reduce spacing between citations with unsrt bibliography style

I am using \bibliographystyle{unsrt} with LaTeX (using TeXShop on a Mac) in a document with \documentclass{article} and I find that my bibliography is taking up a lot of space because there is a blank ...
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Natbib-Multibib problem with prefix labels

I am facing a problem when using natbib together with multibib and label prefixes. I want to define two bibliographies: One for literature of other people, with numbered references, and one for my own ...
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Citing websites in APA style with Zotero

Using natbib and apa-good as style, I am having problems displaying a citation of type website or blog post. \usepackage{natbib} \bibliographystyle{apa-good} \bibliography{msc_thesis} Test \...
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Suppress natbib warnings

The output of pdflatex is filled with lines like this: Package natbib Warning: Citation `lee2004calder' on page 15 undefined on input line 207. I'm aware that the citation is undefined, and at some ...
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Replacing ? with citation key and/or making list of unresolved references in natbib?

I have a question about unresolved references (I'm using natbib and pdflatex/bibtex) and the default behavior to print a (?). What I would like is the following: The (?) replaced with (citation-key)...
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Different bibstyles for bibentry vs. bibliography

Using natbib, bibentry. I would like if possible to render the bibentries in a different style than that in the Bibliography section in the end. A particularity with this is that bibentry copies ...
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Printing Article and Author Name In Text from .bib

Is there a way to tell BibTeX/natbib to print the name of an article and the author's name in text? For instance, where I would usually use \citep{cite-key} to deliver the in-text citation (<...
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remove the dot after the year with natbib

I want to have a citation that is listed as follows: Meier, Max ~~~ 2009 ~~~ My first paper. Where ~~~ stands for a TAB. I am using natbib and I found a way to change the space between Max ...
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Springer manuscript class natbib not showing references

I can't find a solution anywhere and I am in a hurry :( MWE: \documentclass[natbib,smallextended]{svjour3} \begin{document} \citep[e.g.][]{rodenbeck2003co} \citet{rodenbeck2003co} \...
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Need to change citation from [1] ,[2] to [1.1][1.2] depending on the chapter

References in chapter 1 should appear as [1.1] This A.B, That C.D, et al, 2010 [1.2] These A.B, That C.D, et al, 2012 References in chapter 2 should appear as [2.1] They A.B, That C.D,...
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Separation of last author with \citep

I came across a solution on how to make an author list where the last author is preceded by "and", as shown in this code: \newcommand\MidSep{, }% separator for two elements, not the last two (for ...
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Natibib entry without a year - How to insert dots?

In my literature directory I have got some sources, where I dont have a year, when it was published. This is why I use {o.J.} as my year. Compiling the whole thing, all my dots are erased. How to show ...
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key-field in cite is cut after three chars

I have some references without an author (e.g. websites) and use the key-field to provide a sorting possibility. Strangely the key field is truncated after 3 characters, both in the cite-command (I ...
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Author year citation

I have looking for how to cite the author and year in a sentence with reference to my bibliography list. I already used some Natbib styles, but no result of what I want. This is my main file: thesis....
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Bibliography not compatible with author-year citations

I am having a problem with my references, the error message is Bibliography not compatible with author-year citations. I have stripped down all tex and references files however I still have ...
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Continuing (and preserved) reference numbers with bibunits [duplicate]

I am trying to have two separate bibliographies that may share common references with the bibunits package. If I use a certain reference in bibunit 1, I want its number to be continued in bibunit 2. ...
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Using Multibib with Beamer

For the defense of my PhD, I have to finish my presentation with a complete list of my publication. In the manuscript, I used the multibib package to generate automatically the list and it works fine. ...
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bibtex: Problem in Reference number Order

I am having problem with my bibtex reference number. The number does not increase in order as you can see from the screenshot below. The index goes from 1 to 3, 4, 5, and back to 2. Sorry in ...
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Create bibliography in latex [duplicate]

I want to create this bibliography in latex, but it doest not work and I just get ?. How can I solve this problem? \begin{filecontents*}{bibtest.bib} @book{goossens93, author = ...
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Bibtex error after updating to TeXLive 2013: style file not found

I have recently updated my TeXLive installation to the 2013 version (via MacTeX), and I am getting an error when trying to use the econometrica style from natbib. (The error comes from running Bibtex, ...
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Automatically cite all author names instead of “et al.” on first occurrence?

I am using BibTeX and Natbib (author-year) for citing references in my document. Whenever there are three authors or more for a given paper, the citation will be "First author et al. (year)". This is ...
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Duplicate keys in citation

Using bibtex, natbib, consider the following: \def\grpA{key1,key2,key3} \def\grpB{key3,key4,key5} The first set\citep{\grpA} and the second set\citep{\grpB} discuss XYZ. In total\citep{\grpA,\grpB},...
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How to use URLs in BibTeX database when using natbib in TeX file?

I will first give you the codes then I will explain my problem: \documentclass[a4paper,10]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} I hereby ...
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Print only the name of first author without the 'et al.' when citing?

If one wants to replace 'et al' with something else, eg, "and co-workers" for some instances only, a citation mode that only produced the name would make that possible. Unfortunately, the \citeauthor{}...
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Natbib style showing the citation term in the references list

I am writing a PhD thesis that requires me to use both \citet and \citep style citations (thus requiring natbib, as far as I am aware). I want citep references to read [Mitchell 2013], citet ...
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How to modify a bibliography style to surround titles in quotes in a bibliography?

My advisor wants me to cause all titles for papers, books, and articles in " for my thesis in my bibliography. I am using natbib and the plainnat bibliography style and am unsure how to do this. I am ...
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How to cite full author name

I have been looking for a way to cite full authors with natbib. I have found some answers that I are (to me) somewhat incomprehensible, seeing that I am still a novice at Latex. So I'll ask here... I ...
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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 author'...
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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 \ref*{.....
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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}) \bibliographystyle{...
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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 ...