{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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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 [closed]

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 \...
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Bibtex Chicago Style: need to change truncaation setting for lists of three or more authors

I am using Bibtex, Natbib and Chicago Style. However, I need a changed format for authors. If there are 3 or more authors, only the first one should be mentioned, followed by "et al.". At the moment, ...
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Undefined control sequence \citeasnoun

I want to use harvard referencing style. I have the following document: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{natbib} \bibliographystyle{agsm} \title{test} \author{ } \date{...
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Add numbering to references

I created my bibliography style (author-year) in "custom-bib" using natbib. References are generated using bibtex and sorted alphabetically. Publisher wants to, they were still numbered from 1 to n. ...
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How to delete “space” between author1 and comma in citation

I created my bibliography style (author-year) in "custom-bib" using natbib. Then I replace and with , (between author1 and author2) using \providecommand{\BIBand}{,}. As a result, I received the ...
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How do I get the authoryear-tag in the references with natbib? [duplicate]

I am currently using the natbib package with the authoryear option and the plainnat bibliography style. I am quite happy with it, except for one thing: In the text, a citation call-out looks like ...
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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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Change English word in BibTeX-generated bibliography to Portuguese

I'm using JabRef to do my thesis. For example, I have some references that are PhD or master thesis. So, they appear in English. But, I'm writing my thesis in Portuguese. In the example below, I ...
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Referencing an URL: Change “Retrieved from” to “Available here”

I have some URLs in my references. When using \usepackage[ngerman]{babel}, "Retrieved from [some URL]" turns into "Zugriff auf [some URL]", e.g. I would like to change "Zugriff auf" into "Verfügbar ...
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use \citet with a genitive [duplicate]

I'm using the natbib package and have a sentence like this: Smith's (2000) argument is widely accepted. If I use \citet{smith2000}'s, this will lead to "Smith (2000)'s argument...". Is there ...
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References: Remove white space in front of doi

In my references, there is a problem with the doi. When using \usepackage{doi} I get hyperlinks, which is what I want. In combination with \usepackage{apacite} however, I then have to suppress the doi ...
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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 this time in alphabetical ...
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apalike Bibliographystyle error with website link reference

I want to cite a website link as a reference using apalike bibliographystyle. I have to use apalike as requested by the conference. Here is the code: \documentclass[times,10pt,twocolumn]{article} \...
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In Auctex, bibtex cannot create reference

Everything goes well in TeXshop. In Emacs, I went through following steps: C-c C-c latex C-c C-c bibtex C-c C-c latex C-c C-c latex but it keeps saying insolvable reference. Log file says: ...
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Author-year citation with natbib and Springer's spbasic bibliography style

I found many solutions to similar problems here, but I still cannot solve this one: I'm using Springer's template like this: \documentclass[twocolumn, natbib]{svjour3} \usepackage{graphicx} \...
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Using 2 citation call-out formats within the same article

Format of references with BibTex With Bibtex one can add references to other articles in the text that by adding numbers in square brackets (e.g [2]). As explained in this post, it is also possible ...
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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 Author-...
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How to change font of bibliography with no extra text appeared before it?

I want to change font of bibliography (using package natbib). I found some solutions here. They worked for me, but the text size (e.g.: \small or 10pt) started to appear as text before bibliography. I ...
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Where can I find this bibliography style 2? [duplicate]

Any way someone can find this (article was published in 1986 Journal of Finance) ? Make it ? Or otherwise?
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How can I create this bibliography style?

So it looks exactly like the older JF-articles: link: http://faculty.haas.berkeley.edu/stanton/texintro/jf/jf.sty
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Citations with no bibliography at the end

How do you produce a document with citations (\citep, \citet) working properly in the paper but without a bibliography at the end? I've come up with one solution that is bad because it breaks my ...
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Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible with author-year citations

I have a basic tex file and a bibliography which is exported from Mendeley However, when I want to cite in the author-year style, I get the error: Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible ...
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bib file is not recognized

I am using a template from this journal. In this template the bibliography part is written inside the tex file. I would like to use my own bib file. I tried the following lines at the end of the tex ...
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Change ieetr bibliography style to last name first

I'm using the ieeetr bibliography style for my references and I'm getting initials then last name, how would I change this to last name first? Here is what it looks like at the moment: [1] X. ...
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Change bibliography style

please help to me: I would like to modify the ksfh_nat bibliography style in natbib. Original: I would like this: It is possible to modify the style? Thanks for your help! Here is the code: \...
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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: @misc{...
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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 (e....
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Biblatex parencite command with dot right before the closing parenthesis

My university likes to have some interesting cite rules and to comply to them I would need citing commands to produce <author> (<year>), (<author> <year>) and (<author> &...
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Custom bibliography style: Setting state variables in bst files

I am customizing the default dinat.bst file for customizing my bibliography style. The file contains some state variables: INTEGERS { output.state before.all mid.sentence ...
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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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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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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 \citet{auth1,auth2,...
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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 [smallextended]{...