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{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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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 ...
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Change option of natbib in AIP

I really want to have my references generated with BibTeX like [1], [2] instead of 1, 2 in the AIP class which uses revtex4-1.cls. I guess I need to change the super option of the package natbib. I ...
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Problems with including page references in a citation

I'm trying to cite a page reference for reference item ABC: \cite[p2]{ABC} However, LaTeX seems to interpret this as me trying to \cite[ and returns, quite sensibly, the error that there is no ...
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remove page number in bibliography

I do not want page number to be displayed in my bibliography. So I tried gobble like this: \bibliography{MyLibrary}{} \bibliographystyle{plainnat} \pagenumbering{gobble} It is fine as long as my ...
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How to delete a full stop on reference ending

According to APA rules, after each reference there must the digital object identification (doi). I use JabRef as a reference manager and for some reason, if I put an article doi on its "doi" field, it ...
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How can I use natbib and make my reference list resemble apalike?

My question is related to here and here, but I could not yet find a satisfying answer. I will use the same example from this post. I like the apalike reference style but I have trouble with breaking ...
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The bbl.and function in my bst file is ignored

I have created a custom bautzen.bst file for a paper which has to be written in German with kind-of Harvard style but some changes. To create the bst I have used the custom-bib script and added a ...
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endnote indentation equal to bibliography

I am using endnote to place my footnotes as endnotes at the end of my book and natbib for my bibliography. As such, i want both list to have the same indentation. I know I can set the indentation of ...
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Make/Create AGU's style bibliographystyle

I'd like to make/create a bibliography style similar to AGU journals' style, which looks like this: In the main text: Recent studies have shown similar results [Smith et al. 2001; Christensen et al. ...
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Only last name for natbib citep

I want my citations to be shown as (LastName, year) instead of (LastName Initials, year). I am using the natbib package, with setting 'authoryear'. Below a minimilistic example: My .tex file: ...
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! LaTeX Error: File 'natbib.sty' not found [closed]

I have a problem compiling an article using natbib. I am using WinEdt to compile, for example this what I found online: \begin{filecontents*}{bibtest.bib} @book{goossens93, author = "Michel ...
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Changing in-text cite

\documentclass[twoside, a4paper, 10pt]{article} \usepackage{natbib} \begin{document} we follow the selection criteria proposed by \cite{feem} \bibliographystyle{apa-good} \bibliography{bibliography} ...
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Extra space in natbib bookstyle

I am trying to create citations using natbib for my dissertation. In my papers I always used \usepackage[authoryear]{natbib} in the pre-amble and everything came out great. Now I am using the book ...
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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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Forcing `et al.` in selected places

I am using XeLaTeX together with biblatex. I am typesetting a table where a citation goes into one of the column headers, namely I put \citet{ref1} into the table. ref1 has two authors and normally ...
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Long names first for each chapter?

I'm writing my thesis using the memoir class and natbib, with citations such that, at the first occurrence, the full list of authors is given, and "et al." from the second onwards: ...
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Is there a disadvantage to using natbib=true with biblatex?

I am making the switch to biblatex and I was wondering whether there are any disadvantages to using the natbib=true compatibility option. I am sure we can all sympathise that journals will probably ...
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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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No comma between multiple authors in bibliography

I am trying to write a paper and at the bibliography I have several titles which contain multiple authors. I want a comma to appear between them, but even if in the bib file I write the authors with ...
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how to do auto-complete in multiple citation

How can I make my multiple citation does auto-complete for the 2nd, 3rd etc in 1 bracket. For single cited eg: \citep{Howard1990} it is ok with autocompletion. But my problem is when I add the ...
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natbib plainnat and parenthesis around year

My school requires the bibliography to be in this format: author (year). title. address: publisher I've managed everything except the parentheses around year and the colon after address by editing ...
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bibunits and natbib

I a writing a report which contains serveral section each of them should have their own references. This task should be done with natbib. Unfortunately natbib and binunits seem not go together very ...
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Specify which of multiple citations is preceded by a prefix in BibTex/natbib/BibLaTeX

I'm trying to add a prefix to a particular citation in LaTeX using BibTex/natbib/BibLaTeX in the context of multiple citations. Here's what I want to appear: Claim made by several authors ...
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Multiple references order in LaTeX

I'm writing a paper using the informs3.cls class and natbib in LaTeX. I need to have some multiple references. I wonder if there is any general rule for sorting the references within the same \cite. ...
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comma separated Lyx Ieeetran bibliography citations

How do you setup Lyx with the ieeetran template to produce citations that are comma separated? for instance: "foo is reported to be bar percent in [1,2,3]". or equivalently: "foo is reported to be ...
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\citet and \citep in TeXstudio using natbib [duplicate]

I am new with respect to using TeXstudio and I have just written my article in TeXstudio, but I cannot get the citations right(?) I use the natbib in \usepackage in the preamble, it is stated before ...
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Left-aligning URL with line breaks in bibliography

URLs break fine in my bibliography. My problem is that they are justified which creates a gap between "URL:" and the URL itself (see below). Is there a way to left align only the URL? I am using ...
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BibTeX not compiling

On a recent document, I could not get the BibTeX file to compile and populate my citations and references. The log returned an error, which I attempted to fix by changing the encoding of my .bib ...
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Author-year format for citations in a revtex document

I'm new to bibliographies in LaTeX and I want to be able to use the style as in this report. Basically Rawle et al. (2013) with and without parentheses so: (Rawle et al. 2013) Rawle et al. Rawle et ...
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LaTeX, '&' or 'en' instead of 'and' in references

In the references I want to cite like this: (Author1, author2 en/& author3). So far I only manage to get: (Author1, author2 and author3). Does anyone know how to put en/& in the reference? I ...
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Bibtex webpage citations, including journal and title?

I'm working on a LaTeX bibliography using natbib and apa-good.bst that includes a number of web sources, including both websites and newspaper articles published online. Based on other responses on ...
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Referencing Webpage using “apalike” and "natbib

I need to reference some websites in my paper using APA style, I am using natbib and apalike in my tex file. Here is my bibtex record @misc{cnn2011rahm, Author = {Editor CNN}, Date-Added = ...
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Bibliography: cleanest way (no bib encoding!) to add URLs and their related info?

I use LaTeX for writing my thesis and I'm trying to come up with a clean and elegant bibliography format for web page references. I've been searching and trying different things for hours, but none ...