{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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Help with editing .bst file to output article titles in the bibliography

I am using this .bst file in my LaTeX document: http://ads.harvard.edu/pubs/bibtex/astronat/apj/apj.bst Everything is working, except that I would like the outputs in the reference section to ...
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multiple citations with individual page numbers using natbib

I am struggling to combine multiple citations with individual page numbers. I have used this natbib reference sheet, but I am stuck (with what is displayed below). It seems as I cannot combine ...
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Having natbib.bst accessible on Mac OS X [duplicate]

While running bibtex I'm getting the following error : I couldn't open style file natbib.bst I guess the problem is that bibtex can't find natbib.bst, how can I solve this problem ?
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NatBib plainnat with [round]: Get printed indirect citation look like citation

I have to use natbib (\usepackage[round]{natbib}) with plainnat style, because it is for lecture notes. (So I can't solve the following problem by using numeric or superscript options) When I have a ...
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Adding a citation inside a citation with natbib

I want to get the following kind of citation using natbib, is that possible? "some guy said this" (SomeGuy, 2010, as cited in SomeOtherGuy, 2013) I can do this manually by writing: "some guy ...
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spacing between lines in per entry of bibliography

I am using Easy-Thesis template to write my thesis. I downloaded this template from writelatex website. I am using natbib to format my bibliography style. This generate nice layout for the ...
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change citation style ( [1-4] to [1]-[4], and [5, 8-9] to [5], [8]-[9] ) with natbib?

I have spent a whole day trying to solve the following problem. Please help if you know how to do this. I am using natbib (\usepackage[sort&compress,square,comma]{natbib}), and my current ...
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Natbib and an organisation as an author

Using the APA style in natbib, and one of the authors is the "Department of Education". I use { } to keep the citation as a single author. However, because there is no "second part" to the citation, ...
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Bibliography showing “and” instead of “&”

I'm using natbib and the apj style file, and when the bibliography compiles it shows "and" in the author list (and in journal abbreviations) instead of "&". How do I change that so it shows ...
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Problem using bibtex with natbib - “couldn't open style file natbib.bst”

I am migrating across laptops. In my old laptop I have a .tex file which works just fine. However, when I use the same .tex and compile it in a new laptop in which I just installed the proTeXt system, ...
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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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Formatting of institution as author with natbib and numbered references

I am editing a document to be submitted to an Elsevier journal. The Elsevier document class uses natbib to handle references. I am encountering a problem with the appearance of references that have an ...
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Plainnat style not alphabetically and lowercase

I have a problem with the plainnat bib-style as my reference list is not sorted alphabetically (I may be wrong on this one but I have the impression that this should be the case for this bib-style). ...
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natbib: combining chicago style and sorting by appearance

I would like my citations to be formatted according to the Chicago style, and at the same time numbered by order of appearance. The sort&compress option does work as expected using unsrt ...
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List Bibliography twice: numerical in order of appearance, then alphabetically

I am using BibTex and the natbib package. I have a numbered bibliography that lists citations in order of appearance. I'd like to reprint the bibliography at the end but in alphabetical order. ...
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Indent citations at bibliography [closed]

I'm using bibtex along with natbib package (option with numbers) to generate the bibliography, but I noticed a wrong indentation (blue line in figure) of lines after the first one. Is it possible to ...
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Citation replaced by question marks, no error or warning

In a pdf with many citations, one of them becomes ????, without errors or warnings. How to make it display correctly? Multiple compilation runs do not help. Replacing the bibtex entry for that ...
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BibTeX: Author's surname followed by multiple initials

I'm having some difficulty trying to get BibTeX to show an Author's surname followed by multiple initials in my bibliography. I have quite a large bibliography and I have several authors, including ...
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Bold labels and more with custom bibtex bst and author-year

I have the requirement to print the labels for the entries in the bibliography in bold, replace the , between multiple authors (if any) with ; and end them with :. The following picture is an example ...
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Misc in plainnat appearance [duplicate]

I use plainnat to cite online material as follows: @misc{Group2009, author = {Miniwatts Marketing}, title = {{Internet World Stats}}, howpublished = ...
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Referring with natbib and seeing only question marks [duplicate]

I tried to get references in my document by using the natbib-package. When it didn't gave the result I wanted, I copied a text from an online introduction on the natbib-package, but even that one did ...
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Dropping article title in references with natbib

I'm writing my thesis with TEXstudio using Miktex 2.9 on W7. I want to remove the title in the bibliography output changing from Perez-Lombard, L., Ortiz, J., and Pout, C. (2008). A review on ...
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Problem with natbib installation on Windows 8 [closed]

I am using Texstudio following it's installation from ProTeXt-3.1.3-060313.exe ona Windows 8 machine. For some reason, when I tried to install natbib, by following the instructions at ...
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How to force a certain sorting of two .bib entries?

So there are two articles I'm citing in a paper, here are their BibTeX entries: @incollection{ShapiroSI, Author = {Stewart Shapiro}, Booktitle = {Identity and Modality}, Date-Added = ...
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Citation: Author-comma-year in LyX (classicthesis)

I am writing my thesis in LyX using classicthesis and have some troubles with citation style. Basically, I want to avoid ERT when citing and instead use LyX' built-in "Insert citation" to get ...
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Controlling what \cite prints

I'm making a presentation using Beamer, and I'm trying to figure out how to get the journal information to print with the citation. I am currently using the natbib package with BibTeX. Suppose I ...
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Special characters in bibliography with natbib

I'm trying to generate a bibliography using the package natbib. Everything works fine if I use the style plainnat provided with natbib. But when I change the style file (for example Ecology or APA) I ...
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Why does the setspace package change my fancyhdr design?

After hours of debugging, I finally found out that the header of my bibliography's last page is changed by using spacing in the text. Now my world is turned upside down. Please have a look at this ...
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How to hide a part of author's name in references (natbib)?

How to only print a part of the surname of an author while using Natbib? The problem occurs when an author has a sequence number as a part of his name. Please consider the following example: ...
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Marking author's own work when citing them

There is a requirement for my PhD thesis: all my own works shall be marked with * when cited, like this: as I noted in [3*], something something All other works shall be cited as usual. In ...
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Need help getting natbib and custom bibtex style sheet to cooperate with custom thesis class

I'm typing a linguistics Master's Thesis and have to use a custom class that our thesis office gives us. Then, I have to use the style that is set by the Linguistic Society of America for citations ...
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Natbib and website citation

I am using the Natbib package and using the apalike style. However, I cannot get the website citation to work as planned. I do know of the option of BibLatex, however, I do not want to use that as I'm ...
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How can I change the language of my natbib bibliography?

I am using the natbib package for my bibliography. For documents in English, everything works fine. \bibliographystyle{plainnat} \bibliography{tex/bibliography} % the file is called bibliography.bib ...
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Undefined Citations Error

I'm using zotero which generates a bib file in a the folder below. \bibliography{zotero} \documentclass{emulateapj} \begin{document} \title{The Outer Profiles of S0 Galaxies in Dense Environments} ...
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Record page number when citing in .tex file for bookkeeping, but hide it in the .pdf

I'm using natbib to display my citations as simple numbered subscripts. But I also want to record the page number of the source I'm citing in/near the \citep{}, just for myself. What's the best way of ...
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natbib - Citation in English and German [closed]

I am writing a document, which combines a German chapter (the intro) with several English chapters (the main document). Hence I would like to use the natbib in the intro, to provide a citation which ...
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Overfull bad boxes with natbib

I have a problem with the \citep command of natbib, namely, that I get a lot of bad boxes (overfulls). Most of these happen within a citation. I tried \usepackage[square, authoryear]{natbib} (as ...
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“Extra }, or forgotten \endgroup” error with natbib package and plos2009 bibliography style

I'm preparing a manuscript for PLoS one Computer and information sciences Journal, which requires me to use their own special bibliography style (plos2009.bst[1]) This style is generating the ...
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How to write the path to the *. Bib at the natbib package? [duplicate]

I'm working on a paper and need to cite the literature that is in a different folder to the one used at work. How to write the correct path to the *.bib at the natbib package?. Thanks ...
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Bibliography using the combine class

I am using the book option of the combine class. When I format the following example, the citations typeset as [0,0] instead of [1,2]. The bibliography items all begin with zero. I did not import a ...
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Workaround for bibentry when using natbib and pagebackref

I am using natbib and hyperref's pagebackref. Now I also wanted to use bibentry, but I get the error message File ended while scanning use of \BR@c@bibitem. \par \nobibliography* % For bibentry ...
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How to redefine the key of a bibliography entry?

I've posed a similar question but it has received no answer, so i'll try with a different specification. We are manually defining the order of the bibliography and we want this custom order to be ...
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How can I change the reference pattern in reference list (Number without square box)?

I am using Elsevier LaTeX template for preparation of manuscript. Everything is going fine, except the final bibliography list. It is in following format: [1] Alexander F.J., Chen S. and Sterling ...
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How to shorten natbib bibliography authors to et al

I'm using aastex (which uses natbib) with zotero (which outputs a bib file). I've gone into the natbib abbrvnat.bst file and removed isbn, url & doi etc. At the moment it reads: M. G. Abadi, ...
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Reference numbers out of order using BibTex [duplicate]

I'm using natbib, cleveref, bibtex and .bib files to generate my references, using \cite{reference}. At first, it does it very well, but when a re-compiling is done---with the same commands---, the ...
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Print year after journal in references

I am using natbib to create my bibliography. The current references look like this: Chakravarty, S. and C. Holden (1995). "An Integrated Model of Market and Limit Orders." Journal of Financial ...
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natbib will not auto-indent and \bibhang is not recognized

Here's my MWE: \documentclass[oneside,11pt]{book} \usepackage[sort&compress]{natbib} % for bibliography \begin{document} \chapter{one} here is some stuff and I'm ...
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natbib bibliography doesn't compile [duplicate]

I'm using natbib and can't get it to run. Is there something obvious I'm missing? \documentclass[DIV=10,openany, titlepage=false]{scrreprt} \usepackage{enumerate} \usepackage[toc,page]{appendix} ...
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Reference with natbib [closed]

I have tried the natbib with the following basic commands \usepackage[round]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{plainnat} document \citet{Ama12} with Ama12 as a cite key in my bib file Andlib.bib ...
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LyX: Citation shows up as [#] rather than (Author, Year)

I've been having the same problem as this person. My citations show up as [#], and not in the desired format (Author, Year). I have checked natbib as advised: , and also in the citation menu ...