{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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authors with multiple papers, possessive (genitive) form of citation command

I'm having difficulties of citing author which has multiple papers (different years) with possessive (genitive) case. I want the citation like Smith's (1997,2001). I manage to have Smith's ...
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hyperref URL using BibTeX

I am trying to hyperrefan URL using class scrartcl, Bibtex, package natbib and bibliography style authordate1. The paper is characterised as @article in the .bibfile and as the URL entry is not used ...
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BibTeX: same author, different years

Citing \cite{paper1,paper2,paper3}, with the apalike style, some papers of a same author gives me something like [LastName, 2001, LastName, 2002, LastName, 2003] I would prefer something like ...
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apalike2 - multiple authors

I am using a modified version of apalike2. At the moment, the output looks like this: Oneal, John R., Russett, Bruce and Berbaum, Michael L. (2003), Causes of Peace: Democracy, Interdependence, ...
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customize Bibtex citation and bibliography

Using Bibtex and Natbib-package, I would like to have a few changes: citation style (numbering) ==> (author et al., year; author et al., year; etc.) as citation style bibliography style no ...
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Latex ignores natbib longnamesfirst option when using “econometrica” bibliography style

I am confounded as to why in this document latex is ignoring the natbib longnamesfirst option. I have used it in other documents without any problem. Any ideas are appreciated. ...
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Natbib - setcitestyle

I am using natbib and need the following reference output: (Badie 2010: 1-2) Therefore, I am using the setcitestyle command. \setcitestyle{notesep={: }} gives me the following output: ...
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Flowfram doesn't transition from one flowframe to another after updating flowfram package

Today I updated my TeX distribution due to another issue, from a TL13 distro around september 2013, to a TL14 distro (most recent). After I updated, flowfram ignores one of my \newflowframe ...
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Weird spacing issue mid-paragraph when using natbib, microtype, flowfram and the charter BT font

I'm using natbib, microtype, flowfram and the charter BT font (through the command \usepackage[bitstream-charter]{mathdesign}), and I'm getting the following results: Other instances in my main ...
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How to change the “and” in the reference/bibliography into when using natbib?

I am writing something that needs to refer to both Chinese and English papers. I am using natbib to format my bibliographies and I encountered a problem with the presentation of my reference when ...
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How to cite author in IEEE format?

I have to cite authors in a article using the IEEEtran bibliography format. I could use \usepackage[numbers]{natbib} and \bibliographystyle{plainnat} to achieve that, but that would deviate from the ...
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Smith (2010a, 2010b) instead of Smith (2010a, b) during in-line citation

I am using natbib package for my writing. For example, Smith has 2 papers, both published in 2010. I have labeled them as Sm1 and sm2 in my .bib file. Now when I cite the papers using ...
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How to reduce the gaps between words in a reference entry [duplicate]

I am using the Easy Thesis template to write my thesis. I find one of my reference entry contain huge gaps between the words. . I am using natbib bibliography style. How I can reduce or condense the ...
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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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Problem of using natbib with showkeys

After updating from MacTex 2013 to MacTex 2014 natbib and showkeys stopped working together. Whenever pdflatex is processing a citation with both packages enabled, I receive the following error ...
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Two dates in an apa/natbib citation?

I am using natbib, csquotes, and the apa-style. Now, I have a reference to a book where I would like to give the original date as well as the date of the edition I use. I tried using 1710/2009 as ...
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Natbib “et” instead of “&” for 2 Author Names

i have to use "et" instead of "&" in my article's citations. I am using Natbib and Har2nat. some text (Author, A. et Author, B.) but i get just some text (Author, A. & Author, B.) ...
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How to modify the label style of bibliography?

I'm using natbib package and bibliography style ama which I would like to modify. The reference list should be listed like this: 1. Kapur NK, Musunuru K. Clinical efficiency and safety of statins in ...
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natbib, IEEEtran and alphanumeric citation: is there an IEEEtranSAN style available?

The natbib package provides three versions of the standard BibTeX bibliography styles compatible with author-year citations (\citet, \citeauthor, \citeyear): plainnat abbrvnat unsrtnat The ...
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RevTex 4.1 - Extra comma in bibliography when JOURNAL field is empty

I have to compile a paper with RevTex 4.1 for submission purposes and I am running into trouble regarding the bibliography page. Whenever I have a citation of a paper which has not yet been published ...
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How to update \sectiontitle and \chaptertitle with \putbib and \bibliography?

Pagestyles are defined with titlesec. A two-sided template is used, and in the main pagestyle \chaptertitle is shown in the header of even pages and \sectiontitle in the odd ones. natbib is used to ...
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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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natbib - authoryear citations displayed as brackets [1] [duplicate]

I'm trying to use harvard style referencing, and thouhgt I had it figured out, but the citation is shown with brackets. Here is my sample doc: \documentclass[a4paper,norsk,11pt,twoside]{report} ...
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Natbib: Display hyperlinked author-year part in \citet and \citep using numerical (superscripted) option

I want to display an hyperlinked author-year citation with the super option in the natbib package like this: \citet : Lancaster et al. (1999) (19) \citep : (Lancaster et al., 1999) (19) With ...
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Problem in combining hyperref with multibib

I am writing my thesis and the document (in book class) contains multiple lists of references, one per chapter. Thus, I am using multibib package and the command \newcites to group the citations in ...
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Natbib: Truncate list of authors ONLY in the citation

(After a long series of searchs in vain): For a citation where authors list is greater or equal to 3 I want to display First_author et al ONLY in the citation and NOT in the bibliographic entry. Is ...
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\HAR@checkdef alternative in natbib

In harvard package it is possible to customise missing citations by renewing a special command called \HAR@checkdef. Here is an example: \usepackage{harvard} \usepackage{pdfcomment} ...
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Amsart, natbib and endnotes incompatible?

I can't get the document class amsart and the packages natbib and endnotes to work together. As a minimal example: \documentclass[10pt]{amsart} \usepackage[round]{natbib} \usepackage{endnotes} ...
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bibtex + natbib + APA syntax confusion

my code is: \documentclass[12pt,letterpaper]{report} \usepackage[square,sort,comma,numbers]{natbib} \begin{document} It is particularly notable for its flexibility, its superb hyphenation, and ...
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(Autor, year) reference as well as citation style

The journal publisher has certain demands for citation and references which I have to fulfill. Following are the demands: All citations in text should refer to: 1. Upto two authors: Both authors ...
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natbib problem with Inspire bibitem

Hi I go a bit of a problem (I'm helping a friend in writing her thesis). I'm almost there, only that it's not compiling here's the (example) code \documentclass[11pt]{book} \usepackage{geometry} ...
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How to get a Reference section and a Bibliography

I am currently using a custom class (mqthesis.cls) to author my thesis. It works very well but it only gives a references section and I want to have a references section (with only the actually cited ...
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Embedding citations using natbib and chicago or APSR

I'm trying to embed citations using natbib and chicago style but I keep coming up short. The errors I get include: 'Cite should not be used with natbib. Use Sort instead; Latex Error: Somethings wrong ...
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Sorting references alphabetically

I am trying to use a modified (German) bibstyle from the American Economic Review (The original version can be downloaded from http://mirrors.ctan.org/biblio/bibtex/contrib/economic/aer.bst. I have ...
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how to install/use biblatex

I recently decided to change from natbib to biblatex, however I'm having some trouble using biblatex. My bare bones document looks like this: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} ...
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underline the doi entry with natbib and abbrvnat style

is it possible to modify the abbrvnat.bst style from the natbib package so it underlines automatically the doi number in the generated bibliography?
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Dot instead of bibentry

I'm having some trouble with BibTeX, in particular with this bib entry: @Proceedings{un9, title = {\donothing{i}}{Disarmament, demobilization and reintegration - Report of the Secretary-General}, ...
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How to make the author and year show when citing a source

I am trying to cite a source in my file. I want it to come out as "(see Author et al. (Year) for a discussion)". I already have the natbib package in use, and I set my \bibliographystyle to ...
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Mimic \parencites using bibtex

I need to have two references within parenthesis separated by some text (see \citep for multiple references separated by text) so it should look like: (this is the first source Smith 2000; and ...
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creating bibliography with natbib as an individually numbered section

hi I'm using natbib with an "apalike" style. When I generate the bibliography at the end of my document it is titles "references". Is there a way to have the title numbered in line with my other ...
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hyperref problem if the link at the end of the page

I am using \usepackage[breaklinks]{hyperref} to allow breaklines in the hyperlink. However, when the citation link at the end of a page and breaks into a new page, it takes into consideration the ...
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Amsproc conflict with natbib?

I am getting strange compile-time errors when I try to use natbib with amsproc class -- even though the file looks fine upon compiling. Any idea what is going on? Is there some conflict between the ...
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Citation “et al.” only for four and more authors with natbib and jf.bst

I am using the package natbiband the following jf.bst-file for the citation in my thesis http://faculty.haas.berkeley.edu/stanton/texintro/. According to the citation requirements the citation has to ...
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harvard style referencing

I am new to LaTeX and I need to change the style of an article. Setting in tex file is: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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Natbib Chronological Parenthetical Citations

I'm using the natbib package along with the chicago bibliography style, however when creating a parenthetical citation in-text, the citations are ordered alphabetically instead of chronologically. Is ...
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Natbib numbers order

I'm having some trouble with BibTeX. The code below makes references in author-year order, but for references with same author and year order is arbitrary. Any solution? Thanks :D ...
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Citing multiple chapters in the same book under the same reference number

I'm using bibtex and [super,comma,numbers,square]natbib to manage my bibliography at the moment. I've got a single book from which I'd like to cite multiple shorter passages, but I'd prefer to not ...
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Remove lettering for references with same first author, different second author, and same year

I have 2 references with same first author but different other authors and same year (2006). Currently, these entries are appearing as 2006a and 2006b in my bibliography and in-text citations. I ...
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abbrvnat without natbib package

I need to use the abbrvnat style for citation without including the natbib package because there is incompatibility between this package and a journal class I'm using. The problem is that when I have ...
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Making uppercase in natbib “dcu”

How can i replace first letter of each word of bibliography with uppercase in with format dcu? For example I want to transform 'PhD thesis' with 'PhD Thesis' automaticly or 'conference on Winter ...