{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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Volume number should not be displayed in italics with apacite bibliography style

I am very new to LaTeX, and I'm trying to set up my citation and bibliography format. The only problem I have left is that my volume/issue is displayed in italics when I use the apacite bibliography ...
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Citing russian article with Texmaker(Windows) provides an error

I am writing an article in English, but I want to cite something using Russian in the bibliography. At the moment I need Russian only in the .bib File. I installed the babel package, but if I try to ...
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How to remove parentheses from year in Chicago style in natbib package?

I use natbib package and need to remove parentheses from year in Chicago style. Other questions in this site are not about natbib package. How should I do this? My codes are: \documentclass[11pt,...
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How to print Author (Year 1 & Year 2)

I am trying to achieve the following using the natbib package but have not have much luck. I have an author whom I am citing a lot and at some point I would the citation in the text to be in the ...
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Uppercase the author names shown in citation call-outs generated by \citep

I need a help, please. I'm using \citep command to cite a reference, and the result is "(Zhang e Zu, 1999; Zhang et al., 2001)". But my I need the result as "(ZHANG e ZU, 1999; ZHANG et al., 2001)." ...
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An issue about the single quote mark appeared in bibliography using `natbib` with `agsm` style

I have settled on natbib with agsm style. And have a problem similar to the ones in the postings Removing the quotations marks from the bibliography using harvard style (agsm) and Fine tuning natbib ...
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How to make citet author italic

I'm using natbib and IEEEtranN.bst (or IEEEtran.bst) \usepackage[square,sort,comma,numbers]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{IEEEtranN.bst} I want to make the author name and et al. both italic without ...
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Natbib + Chapterbib

I want to put a separate bibliography at the end of each chapter, called "References", and a global bibliography at the end of my report, called "Bibliography". I'm using Natbib and tried Chapterbib. ...
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Referencing not working with Natbib

This is my first LaTeX report and I can't get the referencing to work. I want most of my references to appear as (Author Year) so I'm using \citet{Crytozine}. But it appears as Cryptozine (2) @Misc{...
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Problems with cite package

I am using natbib for managing references. But I wanted to get compressed or grouped references, so I switched to cite package. I deleted all the .aux files generated by latex and recompiled after ...
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Natbib, no space after prenote

I'm using natbib for my bibliography. I'm using \citep[prenote][postnote]{reference} to cite reference. By default, natbib will print a space between the prenote and the reference. But, I'm writting ...
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Problem reading .bib file in RevTex [duplicate]

I'm trying to write a paper using RevTex 4.1 and natbib 8.31b, and the .bib file is not being recognized. My paper is: \documentclass[aip,reprint]{revtex4-1} \usepackage{amsmath} % need for ...
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extra words in parentheses of a citation call-out generated with a natbib command

I want to add some words inside the brackets of natbib. For example, I want to have something like (e.g. someone, 1999, pp. 23--24). I can use \citep[pp. 23--24]{...} to get (someone, 1999, pp. 23--24)...
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natbib's merge functionality in the appendix

The natbib package has a very useful option merge that allows one to have two or more references under the same number. If works fine for the following simple code: \documentclass[a4paper,english]{...
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How to deal with large number of references in one \cite{}

I am writing a review type document and very often I have to cite 5+ papers in a single \cite{} command. I can't seem to find any documentation on how to best deal with this. The problem is ...
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natbib: custom biblabel ignores leftmargin

Main question; left margin: This answer provides the code to style the bibliography label in a desired fashion. However, the new biblabel ignores the left margin of the page. Since I do not really ...
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Apalike sort as it appears in text [duplicate]

I am currently using \documentclass[12pt,reqno]{amsart} I am currently using \bibliographystyle{apalike} \bibliography{harry} with \usepackage[numbers]{natbib} I want my references ...
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How to change apalike to use full first name, not just initials?

I am using apalike with natbib in the article documentclass. However, I need to make some changes to the citation style: 1) is there a way to change apalike so that it shows authors' full first names ...
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beamer: bibtex + natbib + hyperref, hyperlinks do not work

I want to use bibtex in a beamer presentation and format the citations with natbib. This code works: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage{listings} \usepackage{hyperref} %\usepackage[super,sort,comma]{...
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A problem getting 'author (forthcoming a, b)' in citation; natbib

I'm trying to cite two forthcoming publications of a single author, storing them under cite-keys 'Author' and 'Author1', and letting the year for each entry be 'forthcoming.' (I'm using BibDesk ...
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How to modify author names in biometrika.bst

I am using biometrika.bst for my reference. It can be download for free from here. For most part, it works exactly the way I want except for author names. As shown in the picture below, the last name ...
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Natbib produce errors when being included

Problem: Following the recommendations to use the Natbib according to http://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/LaTeX/Bibliography_Management, I continue to receive errors when I try to follow the guidelines. ...
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“! Missing \endcsname inserted” with babel and natbib

This is puzzling, at least for me. I get a "! Missing \endcsname inserted" error in the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[UKenglish,italian,french]{babel} \usepackage{natbib} \begin{...
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Too many authors in author field

My problem: I have a very long list of authors for a few papers - apparently bibtex can´t handle that. Here's a minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \begin{...
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Bibliography showing “and” instead of “&”

I'm using natbib and the apj style file, and when the bibliography compiles it shows "and" in the author list (and in journal abbreviations) instead of "&". How do I change that so it shows "&"...
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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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Package natbib Warning Submission in arXiv

While doing a submission a paper in arXiv, I got these two problems "LaTeX Warning: Reference `xxxx' on page xx undefined on input l ine xxx. "Package natbib Warning: Citation "xxxx" on page xx ...
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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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Suppress printing of only \bibentry references with natbib?

This question was basically asked before, but I think that the only answer didn't quite understand the question so I thought I'd try again. I'm writing a paper in which I need to have references show ...
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How to display in-text citation in the “Author Year: page” format?

I was wondering how to make LaTex display my in-text citations in the following format: "some text some text some text (Name 2015: 23)." I'm using the natbib-package and the bibliography style in my ...
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Replacing \citet and \cref with a single command (acme of laziness)

What would be the easiest way to accomplish the following? I want a single command, say \vcref, which automatically becomes \citet if all of its arguments are in the list of references and otherwise ...
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Problem with line breaking citation with bibtex

I'm having troubles with the the appropriate line breaking of my references with BibTeX with the author-date format. The problem is that each reference is cited in the format "(Author, Year)". When ...
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Natbib + BibTeX: How can you show the bibliography in order of appearance AND numbered?

I'm trying to numerate the references list but having them ordered in order of appearance. I can't find how to do that anywhere. The code is, more or less, like this \usepackage[round, sort, numbers,...
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Natbib errors: find which entry is causing them

When one is pestered with the all too familiar error message ! Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible with author-year citations, how does one find which entry is causing the problem? I'...
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Natbib citations suddenly stopped working

I'm using the Eisever journal document class to submit an article. I feel I've compiled the bibtex properly (Latex>Bibtex>Latex>Latex) but nevertheless several citations are just not work. Preamble: \...
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Which referencing style is this?

How can I get this referencing style in LaTeX and BibTeX: In-text: (Soliman 2002) or Soliman (2002) At reference: Soliman AA, Abd Ellah AH, Abou-Elheggag NA, Modhesh AA (2011) Bayesian ...
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Natbib not generating bibliography entries for specific items

After some work with an external bibiography file, all bar two entries worked, with the following setup: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[...
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Change \citet{CITEKEY} to {\renewcommand\&{and}\citet{CITEKEY}} globally?

As the title states, I would like to use \citet{CITEKEY} throughout the document, but wrap it globally in the preamble as \renewcommand\&{and}\citet{CITEKEY}}. That way I can turn on/off the "and" ...
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Referencing two or more works by the same author(s) with the same date (or n.d.) in the same parentheses

Apalike.bst or apalike2.bst prints wrongly two works by the same author from the same year cited together in parentheses. According to APA 6 this: (Authorone & Authortwo, 1991a,b) Should become: ...
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Cannot replace \harvardand

I am using natbib with biblostyle agsm for my references. I like to replace the "and" in the references list between author names with a simple comma. Redefining it like this had no effect \...
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State (Ed.) just once after all editors (not after every editor)

I'm writing my master's thesis with latex and love it so far. My document class is scrbook and I'm using natbib for references. Since my institute has strict guidelines regarding the bibliography's ...
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How to show all the names of three or less authors in text?

I am using the article document class and the natbib package. When I cite 3 or more authors, this is shown as FirstAuthor et al. I want to change this such that when I have one, two or three authors, ...
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remove “pp.” from references produced by chicago style, re-position page numbers

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath,amsthm,amsfonts} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{lscape} \usepackage{dcolumn} \...
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How to allow linebreaks between double surnames of an authoryear-style citation call-out

When citing with double surnames in 'Harvard style' with the natbib package, it sometimes happens to have the start of the citation at the end of one line. It seems that natbib doesn't allow line-...
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natbib - bibliography

After some research I found the bibliographystyle "humannat". It does look exactly the way I was looking for, except the new line after "Name, First Name" \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{...
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Outputting One long string as author in Natbib? [duplicate]

I'm using Natbib to display my references in text. For example, @misc{DrinkingWater, author = "Water Quality and Health Council", title = "Drinking Water Chlorination A Review of ...
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Can I get editors in natbib under bibtex?

I use natbib under bibtex. If I want to reference an article in a collection I get the template @InCollection{ID, author = {author}, title = {title}, booktitle = {booktitle}, OPTcrossref = {crossref},...
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Editing bst file to underline title

I could not find an option in makebst that would make the titles of articles be underlined, however, using emphasize in an otherwise correct bst I was able to underline it. Unfortunately this makes ...
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\citep is not working

I am new to LaTeX (MiKTeX version) and try to get authoryear citation e.g. (Hugh et al., 2009) using \citep{MCOSW}. But rather it shows the whole list of authors with year at the end e.g. (Hugh Glaser,...
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Undefined references in AISTATS 2016 sample submission file

I am trying to write a latex article in the format of AISTATS 2016 (http://www.aistats.org/submit.html) . I use sharelatex framework. I copied their example format in my workspace and tried to ...