{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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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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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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\citep does not work using natbib package

The \citep command does not display the author and year, instead it displays a number. This is the head file. \usepackage{times} \usepackage{a4wide} \usepackage{fancyheadings} \usepackage{natbib} %...
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Using \citeauthor in custom bibliography style

I am using the following bibliography style for my journal article: https://github.com/bopaper/bopaper/blob/master/bmc_article.bst I want to be able to use \citeauthor. If I use is just like that it ...
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Displaying Natbib generated bibliography in the form: Surname, Name, Title, Publisher, Year

I have been using the natbib package for a couple of years and I am rather satisfied; however, I have a problem that Google search hasn't solved, nor seems it already answered here... I would like the ...
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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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Citation undefined error. Validated .bib file and tried re-running latex and bibtex many times

.bib file was generated using Better BibTeX in Zotero. I tried cleaning it with JabRef and it found no issues. Here is the .tex file: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} %replace "preprint submitted to ...
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\citet author coming out blank?

Somehow, my \citet citations are failing to show the author name. I can't quite figure out what I've done wrong... all I can guess is that I've run into an issue between amsart and natbib. I've tried ...
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Unwanted Line breaks in Bibliography

I'm using natbib to manage my bibliography, but it keeps breaking the line, rather than using the whole width of the page. I would like it like so: Acemoglu (2002) Directed technical change ...
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How can I hang the bibliography cite key into the left margin like section numbers in memoir?

The memoir documentclass has the option \hangsecnum which hangs (sub)section numbers into the margin, and right aligns them to the left text margin. I'd like to accomplish the same thing for my ...
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Problems with acm bibliography

I am using acmsmall.zip from http://www.acm.org/publications/article-templates/acm-latex-style-guide and my bibliography looks weird :(. I am attaching a minimal example to highlight my problems. In ...
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Using fully expanded result as a simple string (with citet and \IfSubStr)

I am breaking my head with that problem, without finding anything that could help on Internet : The initial problem is that I write an essay in French but I need to include some articles written in ...
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Natbib doesn't add a's and b's to same-author-same-year references

I am using natbib with bibtex8 in lyx to get my references sorted. It all seems to work fine except that natbib does not properly deal with "same-author-same-year" references. Rather than giving me: (...
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Bibliography style using first initial(s) – last name

There is likely a very easy hack or a predefined solution somewhere on the tip of my nose that I just haven't found yet … I'm using the natbib package and achemso.bst bibliography style for my thesis ...
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Natbib: Author-year in the text but numbered bibliography

I would like to keep the standard natbib author-year citations within my main text, e.g. (Allan et al. 2009), but also have numbering in my bibliograpy/reference list, e.g. Allan, B.F., Langerhans ...
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Change Bibliography Title using Natbib, Polyglossia, BibTeX, and XeLaTeX

I'm writing a document in Hebrew, but my references are entirely in English. Because of issues with text alignment in RTL languages, the bibliography is contained in an English block: \...
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Make the bibliography entry link to online resource without showing the href/address

So i have my bibliography, and it looks exactly as i want, there's no problem with that. I don't want the entries in the bibliography show the url (unless it's specifically an online resource), and i ...
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TeXworks references in included tex files show as [?]

I am try to set up TeXworks on Windows to write my thesis, but have hit a problem with creating a shared bibliography in a two-tier document hierarchy. I have a main thesis.tex file which sets up the ...
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No references appear on template

I am using the following template found here. I want to use natbib (or BibTeX, which ever is most convenient) to run my references using nocite{*}. It gives me an error message: Package etoolbox Error:...
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Since adding natbib, my tikz nodes are misplaced

Sorry! My "solution" at the bottom didn't actually fix the problem, and the reasons I thought it did are too embarrassing to post. I did manage to solve the problem, by having a total of FOUR TeX ...
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List of my own publication

How do I include my own list of publication in report? This is my tex file: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{natbib} % whatever you need here, basically a good idea is to use your real thesis ...
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What is the proper bibliography format to use with natbib? [duplicate]

I have recently asked this question and comments there helped, but I still can't get the result that I am looking for. I reduced my problem to a simple case: Here is my test_bib.bib: @article{...
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How can I get items in my bibliography listed with square brackets?

I would like to use square brackets for citations in the text and in the bibliography. I figured out how to adapt the citations in the text, but I just don't find any way how to change the appearance ...
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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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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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Harvard Style Citation and Bibliography

I am new to LaTeX and I am having problems with my bibliography. What I want : I am writing my thesis and I want to have Harvard style citation and bibliography. (http://libweb.anglia.ac.uk/...
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bibliography: problem with counting entries

I have a problem with my bibliography. I use natbib. I have literatur from the same author in the same year. I have a own Function "DateWithBrackets", see below. And my bibliography looks like ...
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\citeauthor* behaves like \citeauthor or \citeyearpar uses square brackets instead of round

I am LaTeX newbie so please bare with me. I would like to have citations in following format: e.g. "Bauer et al. (1988) [1]" so "1st Author et al. (year of publishing) [number in references]". ...
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natbib, et al by more than one author

I've got some problems with my bibliography style Code: \usepackage[square]{natbib} \usepackage[english,ngerman{babel} \begin{document} \chapter{Einleitung} Text..... \citep{Marley2009} \...
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Problem organising Harvard bibliography

Please help! My thesis bibliography is formatted in a modified Harvard-esque style (natbib). My examiners have requested that multiple papers by the same first author are cited in date order, but I ...
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how do I get Left-justified text in my bibliography?

Using the natbib package, how do I get left-justified text? Here is my preamble: \documentclass[11pt]{report} \usepackage{amsmath,appendix} \usepackage{fullpage,lipsum,multirow} \usepackage[pdftex]{...
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How to use \citet in section title? [duplicate]

I am trying to use the \citet command in a section title, but the space after the reference and the first letter of the following word are cut off if I use the \texorpdfstring comand around the \citet ...
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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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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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truncate reference list authors to one author (natbib) [closed]

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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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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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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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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PdfLatex stops compilling

when I add 'numbers' option for package natbib and compile files, pdflatex starts compiling and stop at the middle of the processs (and cpu is at 25%), maybe an infinite loop... I'm using MikTex 2.7 ...
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BibTeX usage for modified Chicago-style Citations

I'm writing a conference paper which has a highly-non standard requirement on how citations and the bibliography will appear. Specifically, citations are to be numerical, inline with the text and ...
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Using Lyx default 'Bibliography Environment' with Natbib

I'm trying to use default Lyx Bibliography environment with Natbib option, since i want to be able to change the citation style (i.e. author, year or author(year), etc.). On this page in says (https:/...
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Little problem with natbib [duplicate]

I have a little but so annoying problem with natbib. I am using plainnat as style. And it brings block letters that are not in the beginning to small letters. Example: Reclaming US manufacturing ...
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longnamesfirst for natbib not working for bibtex with style=authoryear-comp

I am trying to change the settings of natbib so that all authors will be listed on the first citation for citations with multiple authors. However, once I add \usepackage[longnamesfirst]{natbib}, ...
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How to cite technical docs without author? [duplicate]

How do I cite a report like the NIST FIPS 197 which do not name authors appropriately when using natbib? Here's a bib entry I have: @techreport{fips197, author = {National Institute of Standards ...
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BibTex (natbib) messing up citation order

I'm trying to use Natbib with squared numbers. However, in my text, the citations does not appear correctly. First when I tried it out, it numbered the citations correctly, so the first citation in ...
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Using Ibid in natbib

I'm currently using the packages natbib, hyperref and I'm not using biblatex. My goal is to format all citations as: Rouilhan (1998,p.1) with clickable links and, if in the same page I have again the ...
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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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Multiple sources with no date and referenced at the same time

I have a question about citation with same author, multiple sources, and no date. I use natbib for bibliography with the apalike2 style. So, when I make a multiple citation in a text: \citep{...