{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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Issue with Bibliography

That might be a very simple problem, but I don't seem to understand why it doesn't work. I have a LaTeX document for which I want to add a bibliography. I have a document called Bibli.bib which is ...
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Incorporating multiple software names and e.g., within in-text citation

I'm hoping someone can help me with this in-text citation issue I can't seem to figure out. I am using natbib and have an in-text citation that should look something like this: (e.g., PSD; Horner, ...
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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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Get punctuation in Springer spbasic bibstyle

This question relates to: Issue with Springer spbasic on how to get punctuation in the bibliography entries. I've been able to add periods for p. and pp. and Ed. and et al., as suggested in the ...
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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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Issue with Springer spbasic

I'm using natbib for an article to be published in a Springer journal. These are their official TeX/bibtex styles, which include a tex template and some bibtex/natbib styles. If I use ...
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natbib, multiple bibliographies

Good morning everybody; my first post here because I am desperate and I don't know how to solve this issue. I've completed my master thesis but my professor is quite picky and told me to use the ecta ...
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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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natbib: Error when citing paper with similar authors and same year

I get a strange error when I try cite two certain papers in the same document, when I use the natbib package (with numbers option enabled). If I trim the author list or change the year of either ...
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Using “\citeauthor{key}.” at the end of a phrase renders repeated points

The present question is a follow-up question to this one: Preventing repeated periods in citations I have the same problem, using \citeauthor{key}. at the end of a phrase for a reference with more ...
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How to include multiple bibliographies?

I want to include a separate bibliography for each chapter. The question below was trying to achieve the same thing Putting bibliographies at the end of each chapter I have been using natbib alone ...
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Bibliography as \section and included in Table of Contents [duplicate]

Previous questions (chapterbib as section not chapter et al.) have considered how to include bibliographies at the end chapters. This question concerns bibliographies at the end of chapters when ...
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Print keywords as part of Natbib bibliography?

I would like to print a reference sheet (for myself) of all of the references in a .bib file, that includes in the printout the keyword that codes each item. For instance, on the item ...
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Changing Citation Abbreviation Language

I want to change in-text citation abbreviation. I mean, I want to use Turkish version of English abbreviation. I searched before I asked queation but I can not figure out. For example, Davidson ve ...
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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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Can I cite author name or year in text when using vancouver style?

I'm new to this, so please be gentle! I have loaded natbib, babel and url in the preamble. I am using BibTeX and a modified vancouver style. When I type \cite{Smith2013} it inserts a superscript ...
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natmove in reverse

I am reformatting a document; the previous reference format used superscripts (where cite marks should follow punctuation) and the current format is in line with the text in parentheses (where cite ...
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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: ...
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How to cite two different authors with the same surname in BibTeX?

Is there a way to automatically add initials to citations if and only if there are two authors with the same last name, cited in the same article, using BibTeX and natbib? (I'd rather not switch from ...
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Natbib: How to cite all names of three or more authors the first time and then use “et al.”

I am submitting a paper to a journal that requires the following citation format: If a work has two authors, give both names every time you cite it. For three through six authors, give all names ...
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Citation in the body of the text

I have tried to use bibtex and bibentry, but I didn't succeed. Does someone have an idea how I can cite the whole reference in the body of the text, repeating or not the list of references in the end? ...
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natbib: spurious period in bibliography items with DOIs

I encounter this problem with both the MSCS style file, which is not a standard LaTeX package but an in-house style of Cambridge Journals, and also with the ACM sigplanconf style. I'm not sure if it's ...
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Natbib and bibhang don't get along with numbers or super

I am using natbib.sty chicago.bst as my bibtex style sheets. My natbib call looks like \usepackage[numbers,sort&compress,super]{natbib} when I try to change the hanging indent in my ...
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\citet command displays “(author?)”

Im using natbib and \bibliographystyle{alpha}. Occasionally a \citet command produces a proper citation mark, but also "(author?)" in bold face. Why is that? Example: It happens for the citation ...
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Problem with the underscore '_' caracter with natbib and footnotebackref package?

I am having a problem with the underscore with LaTeX + natbib + footnotebackref. Here is my MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} \usepackage{footnotebackref} %%% \usepackage{natbib} ...
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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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BibTeX and in-text citations

I am starting with LaTeX and now I have a problem. I am writing a long document (thesis) and I have a specific LaTeX template which uses the BibTeX package to manage bibliography (as soon as I ...
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How to create my own bibliographic citation format?

I need to meet my university's requirements for a thesis. What I need seems to be simple but I haven't found a direct way to do it. What I need In the text, the citation must have the first three ...
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Independent Chapters and Unique References

I am trying to setup a report structure so that each author can work on their chapter on their own and once all chapters are finished I can put all together. For this to work well I need each chapter ...
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Citing vital records using tufte-book & natbib

I'm using the tufte-book class to help my mom write a family history. I'm running into a problem with figuring out how to cite vital records such as birth certificates, marriage documents, microfilms, ...
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compilation error of bst file

when I compile my document, I see this error. LaTeX Error: File `bmc-mathphys.sty' not found. % Preview preamble %% LyX 2.1.3 created this file. For more info, see http://www.lyx.org/. %% ...
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BibTex: Change Bd. to Vol. without changing language

I use the bibgerm-package for bibtex. My problem is: I need the german version of citation inside the text: [Meier und Hendriksen] but I need the english short form of volume, instead of the german ...
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From Sharelatex to Texmaker: missing bibliography [duplicate]

I was happily using Sharelatex until I wanted to use a package that is not available there. So I downloaded the project and opened it in Texmaker. Then Texmaker downloaded some packages and when I ...
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Natbib produces different output than expected

I'm preparing a submission to a journal that expects citations in the format [Author(year)]. Based on the examples in, for example, this answer, abbrvnat seems to fit my requirements. Unfortunately, ...
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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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Switched from natbib to biblatex, cannot find bib file [duplicate]

I had a working file with a natbib setup, but I encoutered difficulties citing in a footnote and it seemed more broadly that biblatex was better for my field. So I switched, and now my .tex file just ...
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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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\bibentry producing dashes for authors with custom bst

I made a custom .bst file using makebst and chose the option for producing a long dash for repeated author names in the bibliography (option nmdash,nmd-3). (I'm using bibtex with natbib and ...
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Changing “Master's thesis” to “Yüksek Lisans Tezi” [duplicate]

Could you please help me change the wording "Master's thesis" to "Yüksek Lisans Tezi" (Turkish) in the reference provided below? Note: I am using the package natbib. Olcay Ekşi. Plastik esaslı ...
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Removing the text “pages” from the references [duplicate]

Could you please help me remove the wording "pages" from the reference provided below? Note: I am using the package natbib. Fatma Eti Aslan ve Aynur Koyuncu. Sağlık bakımında görünmeyen ...
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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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Problem with natbib and french babel after migrating to El Capitan

After migrating to Mac OS 10.11 (El Capitan), I have a problem using citations in my document. I have the following warning: No errors. Warnings: ./Thesis_LP.tex:100: Package frenchb.ldf Warning: ...
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Question marks instead of citations when using \include

I have been struggling a lot with this problem now. Hopefully somebody can help me. I want to create a document with chapterwise bibliography, so I use \usepackage{chapterbib} together with ...
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Only author's initials in BibTeX natbib using named style

I have a BibTeX file with a mix of entries, some with full author's names and some with just initials. I would like my typeset bibliography to only use initials. Is there a way to do this? I have the ...
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Problems to export Zotero to bibtex, Natbib error and JabRef error

I am very new to using references in Latex, so I may make stupid mistakes. So far I used Zotero for reference managing in Word. Ultimately I need an APA style, where in-text is "Author (year)" format ...
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Bibliography: natbib, apa-style and apacite

At the beginning I used \usepackage{natbib} \bibliographystyle{apa} and I really like the author-year notation. The result looks fine, but it's English and this time my seminar thesis is written ...
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Use numbered references within Natbib document

I am working on a document in LyX that uses Natbib for reference formatting. I like having author and year for the in-text citations. However, for the specific case of citing references in a table, I ...
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Separated references sections for appendix [duplicate]

The references in my document have the following requirements: My references need to appear before my appendices. My appendices contain new references. These references should not appear in the ...
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Undefined control sequence \cite after using apacite

I tried using apacite, then decided it was too complex for me as a beginner, so I reverted to natbib and a plain bibliography style. But now \cite won't work anymore. The displayed errors are: ...