{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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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 ...
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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: ...
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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. ...
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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} ...
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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 ...
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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: ...
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Using \cite in natbib to get 's on author's name [duplicate]

I wish to have: "which builds on Skinner's (1938) observations...". I am using the package natbib and when I use \cite{Skinnner38) I get:"which builds on Skinner (1938) observations...". Is there a ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Fresh MacTex install: Can not get natbib to work

I'm trying to get the basic example from https://da.sharelatex.com/learn/Bibliography_management_with_natbib to work. I've added an example.tex file and a sample.bib file with the content from the ...
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How to add abreviated name, full lastname and an identifier to the bibliography section to natbib citations?

I would like to add an identifier to my current natbib setting. Is there anyway to add the a ''citep style identifier'' to the bibliography section?. For instance: Y. Tang, Y.-Q. Zhang, N. V. Chawla, ...
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Force natbib+apalike to display the first two authors for a specific item

I am using natbib with apalike bibliography style. Some of the entries in my bib file are papers characterized by first co-authorship. So far, when I \cite them, only the first author is reported ...
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Cite Online Newspaper per MLA / APSA

I'm trying to create the following citation, per the MLA style-guide of the APSA: Vernon Loeb, “Fallout from a CIA Affidavit,” Washington Post, http://wpo.st/Xvx81 (accessed April 24, 2000). ...
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LYX natbib insert citation not ordering by observation sequencing

I am using lyx with natbib (shown in pics of document settings and bibliography). I have lots of citations where the author/year is the same. However, it is not ordering by appearance but rather the ...
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Inline citation of a website with natbib and plainnat

for my thesis I was given a template which uses the plainnat bibliographystlye and the natbib package. Now when I want to use websites as references I put them in the bib file like this: ...
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How Do I Cite University Names Without Natbib Breaking After “of”? [duplicate]

I want to cite sources such as "University of Colorado" and "New Mexico Institute of Technology"; however, LATEX will break up the author name around "of", seemingly using the longer string even ...
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citet with Author1 (year), author2 (year), and author3 (year) format

Often I want to cite multiple authors at the end of a sentence. Using natbib, I write \documentclass{article} \usepackage{natbib} \begin{document} ... as discussed by ...
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ShareLaTeX Bibliography - Custom .bst file

I'm using the natbib package with a custom .bst file. The document seems to compile fine within the version of latex I use; however, when I uploaded everything into ShareLateX I've encountered an ...
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Changing citation style

i am currently using the package \usepackage[authoryear,comma]{natbib} and the style plain. Everything is working as it should besides the one thing that when i have 2 authors it cites as follows: ...