{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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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} ...
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How to install natbib in Miktex?

I'm currently using Bibtex for by bibliography with Mendeley. I'm trying to use natbib. But after hours of research, I failed to figure out how to install it. I'm kind of new to tex, Latex, etc. Do ...
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citation inside a caption don't follow order of appearance [duplicate]

citations inside a caption of a figure don't follow the order of appearance in the document. I used this in the preamble \usepackage[square,numbers]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{unsrtnat} and ...
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Reset the natbib option longnamesfirst at each chapter

I am writing my thesis as a collection of papers and I want to have the full bibliography at the end of the thesis. As there is several references that are used in more than one chapter, I would like ...
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make own natbib style with author-year citations and labels in the list of reference

I am writing my dissertation and I am forced to used a document class which is derived from book, uses natbib and have a .bst file for the style. However I'd like to make a small change but I am ...
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Too many commas in name: Using Jabref and Texmaker

I'm using the natbib package in Latex with the \bibliographystyle{apalike}. I'm getting errors from my citations and it's due to how I'm listing the authors. The error I'm getting is "Too many commas ...
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Problem with sorting bibliography alphabetically

I'm having a problem sorting the bibliography in alphabetical order, i'm using natbib, here is a code overview : \usepackage[round]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{plainnat} ...
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bibtex error message! Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible with author-year citations

\documentclass[12pt,roman]{report} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{fullpage} \usepackage{setspace} \renewcommand{\baselinestretch}{1.5} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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Author-year citation in LaTeX

How can I do this style of citation in LaTeX (Shannon 1948) what package I need? I have used \usepackage[authoryear]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{plain} and the output was [1] and I need to to be ...
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How to add an online bib file in latex's bibliography path?

Latex only lets you have a relative or an absolute path when importing a bib file, so you may have something like \bibliography{../mybib} Is it possible to call a url instead? For instance, ...
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Natbib - Cite full author name [duplicate]

I'm using natbib for formatting my references. I want to include; World Health Organization (2015) or (World Health Organization, 2015) as \citet and \citep. However, as you may guess, it only ...
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Citing with Bibtex: .bbl file built, but not citing at all [closed]

I seem to have issues getting citations working in TeXmaker. Code is roughly as follows: %%% citations \usepackage{natbib} \bibliographystyle{plain} %stuff \begin{document} \maketitle ...
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Direct Citation With Author's First Letter Capitalized

I'm trying to make a direct citation on my text, where I need only the first letter of the author's name to be capitalized. For some reason natbib's \Citet (with capital C) does not capitalize the ...
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citation style makebst

I want to create my citation style as the following: one author: first four letters (e.g.: [Wern97]) two authors: first two letters from author 1 and first two letters from author 2 (e.g.: [BeBe79]) ...
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Alignment numbered apalike bibliography style

I prefer the apalike bibliography style with the number in brackets in front (see also this post and this post). However what I am curious about is how to align the first and subsequent text lines ...
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Sorting References in nyt format with IEEEtranSN.bst

In my latex file, I have used natbib package with slight modification in IEEEtranSN.bst as bibliography-style. I use \cite{key} for Bhanot et al. (2015) and \citep{key} for (Bhanot et al., 2015) and ...
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How to change “and” to ampersand, & in citations using BibDesk? [duplicate]

So I have TeXShop for mac, and this comes with BibDesk. Have used BibDesk to create a database with all my references in, and am using this with TeXShop in my LaTeX document. My advisor wants me to ...
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natbib: citing edition (by others) of collected works of a single author

I need to include the following reference in a paper: Saussure, Ferdinand de. 2014. Writings in General Linguistics, ed. Simon Bouquet, Rudolf Engler, Carol Sanders, and Matthew Pires. Oxford: ...
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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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Fine-Tuning natbib for agsm style

I am using the package natbib and the bibliographystyle agsm. I already adjusted the bst. file, but I would like to do so, again. How do I add a comma before the "pp. 431-454" in the first ...
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List all authors (10+) instead of et al. in references

I used \usepackage[numbers,sort&compress]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{apsrev} but in references for more 10 authors write et al. instead of other authors.
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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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bibtex vs. biber and biblatex vs. natbib

I've heard of many different bibliography-related packages/platforms/?. What's the difference between the following, which is good for what tasks, advantages/disadvantages, which one is the most ...
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REVTeX adds DOI numbers seemingly at random after citations

For some reason, REVTeX seems to sometimes add DOI numbers after citations, and sometimes not. It should never be doing this, as far as I'm aware. I can't see anything in either bibtex entry that ...
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How to switch from biblatex+biber to natbib+bibtex?

Context I use the biblatex package coupled with biber (see terminology disambiguation) for my personal writings. I want to submit a paper using a template requiring the natbib package — hence the ...
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How to get DOI links in bibliography

I would like to add to all my bibliography items a DOI (Digital Object Identifier) link or a link to a download location. How can I do this with the natbib / BibTeX / hyperref combination? Currently ...
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Natbib cite command extra argument not included in hyperref link

I am using the natbib and hyperref packages for my bibliography with links. The problem is that when I include an optional argument in the \citep command, e.g. \citep[p. 21]{authoryeartitle} it does ...
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Show more than four digits in year citation

I have been trying to obtain Harsanyi (1967-68), but what I got is Harsanyi (7 68) which is last 4 digits of year item in bibliography except ''-''. Here is my MWP and bibitem, thanks for any help in ...
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Cite in footnotes instead of brackets using natbib/bibtex

I try to cite in my essay in the footnotes and I want the bibliography to automatically list the entries cited. In addition it would be nice to be able to format the citation by my own. Anyone any ...
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Where can I find this bibliography style?

F. Black and M. Scholes. "The Pricing of Options and Corporate Liabilities." Journal of Political Economy 81 (May-June 1973), 637-59. M. Brennan and E. Schwartz. "The Valuation of American Put ...
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How to hide month entry with unsrtnat bibliography style

Entries in my .bib file have a field in the date={year--month--day} format and in the bibliography it prints: April 1999 for instance. I want it to be simply 1999. How can you do it with the unsrtnat ...
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Disable compress the author year in natbib

I am using the natbib package, in the text I need the citation like (Oganov 2010a, Oganov 2010b, Oganov 2011) but i am getting the output (Oganov 2010a,b,2011) How to disable the ...
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problem of autor year citation with natbib as non bibTex user

I am using SVJour3 document class fro paper. But I have faced citation problem with author year system. Citation in text must like below. Negotiation research spans many disciplines (Thompson ...
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Cites with natbib, References and Bibliography with bibtopic

I am trying to mix natbib with bibtopic. The first I have been using with no problem for citing (\citet{} and \citep{}). However I need to have two sections with references: one with cited references ...
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Use of \citet with bibliographystyle unsrt

While I use \citet{Titterington} and I use \bibliographystyle{unsrt} which all websites say is supposed to produce a citation in the main body like Titterington[1], for me produces a citation in the ...
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Cite author's name using IEEE style

Currently I am using natbib with IEEEtran as the bibliography style. \usepackage[square,comma,numbers,sort]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} When citing, I want to sometimes refer to the ...
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how to compile latex files to get my pdf contains all the references included in the bib file [duplicate]

I used a separated bib file (database) and in order to remove questions marks I have to compile my files .tex, .bib And .aux but I don't know how to perform that under ubuntu or how to compile my ...
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Cite in footnotes not in brackets using bibtex/natbib

I try to cite in my essay in the footnotes and I want the bibliography to automatically list the entries cited. In addition it would be nice to be able to format the citation by my own. Anyone any ...
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Citations are mentioned separately, not in a group?

I am using "elsarticle" document class, and chapterbib and hyperref for citations. When I group the citation, instead of getting a range in the text, I get all of them mentioned separately. For ...
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AtBeginEnvironment does not work with natbib

How can I force bibliography items not to be split across pages? describes how to set the penalties for bibliographies. I tired this but it does not work with natbib. It works if I write the penalties ...
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What is the relationship between natbib, apacite package, and apa document class?

This is the first time I have to submit to a journal and need to reformat my bibliography according to APA guidelines. This leaves me very confused since there seem to be multiple ways to do the same ...
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Make \citep and \citet look like commands in Kile

I am using Kile coupled with natbib on Ubuntu. When I simply use \cite{author} I easily spot the citation in the text on Kile thanks to appropriate colours (red and blue). But when I use natbib, ...
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Add dot/period to every reference spbasic

I'm using natbib for an article to be published in a Springer journal. I am using all their style spbasic.bst but i would like to have a dot at the end of every reference! Can somebody tell me ...
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natbib with Vancouver bibliography style

I'm write a document of type tufte-handout, and wanted to use Vancouver reference style for bibliography, however I get the following error: Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible with ...
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Numbers in reference list shown without square brackets

I am using \documentclass[smallcondensed,singlecolumn]{svjour3} \usepackage[square,numbers]{natbib} \begin{thebibliography}{99} \harvarditem{Boriah et al}{2008a}{agr:one} Boriah S, Kumar V, ...
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How to make the bibentry text appear below the citekey with biblatex

I want to set the text of a citeentry below the citekey with a space to the left border. My current solution sets the text to the next line but the space between key and text is still the same. This ...
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MacTeX-2015, TeXShop, Run Macro/Applescript/Bibliography and receive error message: “### FAILED to generate /tmp/altpdflatex.etc”

Novice user here. Use Mac Os El Capitan, MacTex-2015, TexShop; Publisher does not support pidflatex and requires figures to be in EPS; Typeset settings: LaTeX, TeX and DVI; Bibliography: Natbib. ...
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\usepackage[numbers,options]{natbib} \usepackage{bibentry}

I just started working with LaTex and I am trying to learn it by myself. Still I have some problems. When I use \usepackage[numbers,options]{natbib} and \usepackage{bibentry} I always get the error ...
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How to get short author lists using natbibapa option of apacite?

natbib's basic citation commands, such as \citep, produce short author lists by default. For example, the MWE below produces "(Richerson et al., 1997)". \begin{filecontents}{\jobname.bib} ...
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How to make an entry in the table of contents for the bibliography

Question In a document of class scrartcl, I would to make an entry in the table of contents for the bibliography. Currently the table of contents contain entries for any notation of \section{} and ...