{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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Avoiding \bibentry to be shown in regular \bibliography, using natbib [duplicate]

In an earlier question - bibentry in documents body - I was looking for a possibility to have \bibitems appear in in my documents body. This was solved using the bibentry package. As a follow-up I ...
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Can't get Natbib package to work

I'm trying to create a bibliography. I'd like it so that I can write with the Harvard style: "..bla bla bla bla bla (Bloggs, 2012). Bla bla bla..." in the main body of the text, with something like ...
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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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'proper' clickable hyperlinks with biblatex, natbib and hyperref — (Author, Year) style

Based on some experimenting and some reading (here on http://tex.stackexchange.com) I might have solved first issue I had. I have kept a strikeout-version of the first issue so that people have a ...
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Can I produce natbib-formated text from BibTeX file without a corresponding bibliography entry? [duplicate]

Is it possible to use natbib to generate formatted text from a .bib file, but not have the citation show up in the bibliography? I'm using chapterbib and natbib to create a multi-chapter ...
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Reducing space between backreference and entry in bibliography [closed]

is it possible to reduce the space between "page" and the bibliography entry? A negative vspace is to unreliable. Answer: \hfill does the trick \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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Bibliography separation with variable separator [closed]

I need a "." behind the title and "," behind all other entries. So far I tried to modify output.nonnull and output.check and extended them by an additional variable. STRINGS { s t separator } ...
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How to define the bibliography style with 4 letters author, a gap and the two numbers of the year [closed]

How can I make the reference list as: 4 letters a gap and the two numbers of the year, [Taja 00a] E. Tajahuerce and B. Javidi, "Encrypting three-dimensional information with ...
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BibTeX, natbib: weird (wrong?) order of the bibliography database fields in the final output?

MWE for the problem I encountered: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{natbib} \begin{document} Some text here. \citep{Meier1992} \bibliographystyle{plain} \bibliography{references} \end{document} ...
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BibTex: Easy way to drop article titles from references?

I would like to generate a bibliography for a grant application with a minimal structure. Ideally, something like science.bst i.e. omitting the article title. A. N. Clarkson, B. S. Huang, S. E. ...
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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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Can I cite something while specifying exactly what text will appear at that place?

First up, I'm using natbib. I'm trying implement a citation style (Thankfully only a few citations, so I'm happy to work things by hand) that is essentially of the following form: At the point of ...
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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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Bibtex error after updating to TeXLive 2013: style file not found

I have recently updated my TeXLive installation to the 2013 version (via MacTeX), and I am getting an error when trying to use the econometrica style from natbib. (The error comes from running Bibtex, ...
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How to cite two references and include their pages with natbib?

\cite[p.~11]{Author1:2003a} This inserts the number of page only for one author like "(Author1, 2003, p. 11)" However, I would like something like "(Author1, 2003, p. 11, Author2, 2003, p. 22)" ...
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Reference a website in bib

I want to reference a website in my bib file. I use: \usepackage{natbib} I found: @misc{Xmisc, %author = "", %title = "", %howpublished = "", %year = "XXXX", %month = "", %note ...
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Strange interaction between natbib and algorithm2e

Here's a minimal example. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{titlesec} \usepackage{algorithm2e} \usepackage{natbib} \begin{document} \bibliographystyle{plainnat} \begin{thebibliography}{1} ...
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How to eliminate the space between multiple numeric citations when using citep and natbib?

I have a document that is using natbib via the following usepackage command: \usepackage[numbers,square,comma,sort&compress]{natbib} When I cite multiple papers using the citep command, I get ...
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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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Separation of last author with \citep

I came across a solution on how to make an author list where the last author is preceded by "and", as shown in this code: \newcommand\MidSep{, }% separator for two elements, not the last two (for ...
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Natbib In-Text Citation displays (author?)

I have taken a look through many other questions on this subject but cannot seem to fix my issue. Essentially while references display correctly I cannot get the author citation to appear in my text ...
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Bibliography not compiling

I have a latex file for my dissertation wherein I include several chapters. Everthing (\ref, figures) compiles file except my bibliography. Scouring the internet does me no help as this seems to be ...
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Is there a way to remove the period from “et al.” in citations and the bibliography when using natbib?

Apologies if this has been asked and answered before, but while I've been able to resolve some of my queries from this resource, I can't seem to find an answer to this one. I have my own preferred ...
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How can I include e.g., in citep

When I reference some work, currently I get something like (Jimmy and Tan, 2003). I want an updated \citep where I can use (e.g., Jimmy and Tan, 2003). I should be able to call either the earlier ...
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Natbib: Multiple citations with page numbers in one bracket

I'm using natbib with bibliography style "apalike". I can cite two different papers in one bracket; for instance \citep{adams03,collier09} gives me (Adams and Fournier, 2003; Collier et al., 1990). ...
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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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(first author et al. 1999; first author et al. 2000)

I have downloaded MiKTeX and it works very well. However I am wondering if you could you help me about the citation style. I want to cite more than one reference as (First Author et al. 1999; First ...
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How can I cite one ref in another reference?

I would like to know how can I make a citation like this: (autor1, 2000 in autor2, 2010) Is it possible in LaTeX without changing the format of all other citations?
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Citations in separate tex file from bibliography

I'm compiling a thesis where the main TeX file contains all my preamble declarations before including the thesis chapters as individual TeX files. I'd prefer, however, to have a single bibliography ...
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Different styles for \citet and \citep in regards of the “and” or “&” between authors using natbib

Is it possible to use both "and" and "&" using natbib? I've been trying to work it out for a long time now and I just can't seem to figure this one out. All I can manage is to either have "and" or ...
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\citeyear{} omits trailing character for citations from same date

Bug in biblatex 2.2 or older Well, I have this document: \documentclass[11pt]{scrreprt} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Modify list of authors (`format.names` problem)

I am using natbib and started with apa-good.bst and was able to make minor modifications; for example use full-name instead of abbreviated :) But even after reading several tutorials on the "unnamed ...
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Removing parentheses from date only in bibliography with natbib

I am using natbib with agsm style to achieve Harvard style referencing. Is there any way to remove the parenthesis around the year in the references section (not the citations in the main text)? I ...
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BibTeX: How to remove “dot”, “comma” and “and” in author name and put year at the end?

I use the package natbib with the bibliography style apa. How I remove dot, comma and "and" after name and then change year position without bracket to the end of reference. Maniatis, T., ...
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Upper case author names for BST file (based on APA)

I have created a .bst file using makebst. It is based on the APA style. I have compared the .bst file to other bst files, and trying unsuccessfully to put the authors in the bibliography in capitals. ...
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How can I get capital Angstrom symbol to appear in bibliography (using .bib file and natbib)?

I have search all around but cannot seem to find the solution for getting a capital angstrom symbol (an "A" with a small circle above it) to appear in the bibliography of my dissertation. Instead, it ...
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natbib: comma after website name

Consider the MWE below. The resulting bibliography displays an annoying comma after the website name. Is there any way to fix it (but keep the unsrtnat style for all other types like articles)? ...
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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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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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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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Formatting/searching special bibliographystyle using natbib package

I'm searching for a special bibliographystyle to meet the following requirements (I post one example): LÜTKEPOHL H., KRÄTZIG M. (2004). Applied Time Series Econometrics. Cambridge University ...
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remove the dot after the year with natbib

I want to have a citation that is listed as follows: Meier, Max ~~~ 2009 ~~~ My first paper. Where ~~~ stands for a TAB. I am using natbib and I found a way to change the space between Max ...
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Problem with author-date bibliography

For submitting my manuscript to the journal “Communications in Algebra”, I want cite references in the text by author and date only enclosed in parentheses, and At the end of the article, list the ...
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Change automatically generated Text in sources with natbib

In my source directory of the thesis I am currently working on, I have got a masters's thesis as one source. As type for this source I chose Master thesis and now Latex always writes "master's thesis" ...
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biblatex - postcite as subscript

I've defined the command \newcommand{\mycite}[2][]{\autocite{#2} #1} which allows me to combine a superscripted citation with a parenthetical page reference: Cf. Sloterdijk1 (pp. 84–85). ✓ This ...
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insert URL in reference; change italic for volume no. to upright; get a full author name, chapter book reference

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath,amsthm,amsfonts} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{lscape} \usepackage{dcolumn} ...
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Superscript citations with letters to denominate different pages

I've been using natbib in my thesis with the 'author year' citation style. By far the most common way of doing citations in my field of study is superscript, so I want to change to natbib's super ...
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Use alternate cite keys depending on document version

My biggest enemy is the page limit. I use short versions of my BibTeX entries in order to keep the list of references short. I now have a situation where I include the file in the journal article and ...
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Parenthesis style in bibtex citation

I am using LyX with bibtex and natbib for my citations. However, for some reason when I create the pdf, the citation comes out as Author [year] instead of Author (year). Is there a way to change the ...
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Get authoryear citation using Natbib

I would like to have a citation to give the author(s)'s abbreviated name(s) and the year of publication of the citation, in other words if the citation is by Alex Hock, Tom Geek in 2009 then the cited ...