{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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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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\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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MultiMarkDown and biblatex citations

I'm using Scrivener to produce LaTeX output with MultiMarkDown. MultiMarkDown uses natbib by default, so footnotes look like this code snips: \footnote{~\citep[<prenote>]{<key>}} The ...
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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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elsarticle not working with citep

I'm trying to use the \citep command in Latex and my document class is elsarticle. The problem is that it displays numbers not authoryear citations in the text which is what I'm looking for. Here are ...
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Unable to display citations using “plainnat” style

I noticed that it my document I get a "?" where the citation should be when using \bibliographystyle{plainnat} However, the numbers appear when I use \bibliographystyle{apalike} I have a ...
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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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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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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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Is it possible to have authoryear-style citations with the IEEEtran document class?

For school I have to write a paper and use the IEEEtran bibliography style: \bibliographystyle{IEEEtran} % argument is your BibTeX string definitions and bibliography database(s) ...
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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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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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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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Sort by first author-year order in natbib

i am trying to sort my references. Using the natbib package and apalike bibliography style. It seems it does not sort my references as first author-year order but rather as authors alphabetically. So ...
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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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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 ...
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TeXworks references in included tex files show as [?]

I am try to set up TeXworks on Windows to write my thesis, but have hit a problem with creating a shared bibliography in a two-tier document hierarchy. I have a main thesis.tex file which sets up the ...
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Citation from same first author but different year

My problem is the following, I have 2 articles published by the same first author at 2 distinct years in Bibtex that I want to cite within the text in the "author-year" style. Even though I tried ...
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Make the bibliography entry link to online resource without showing the href/address

So i have my bibliography, and it looks exactly as i want, there's no problem with that. I don't want the entries in the bibliography show the url (unless it's specifically an online resource), and i ...
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natbib and abbrvnat: Reference per order of appearance

I am using the package natbib with \bibliographystyle{abbrvnat} which produces almost exactly what I want (I can switch by between \cite , \citet ...etc), however, I am facing the following two ...
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Bibtex-Natbib-Failure to change in-text citations from numerical style to “author-date” style

I am having a difficulty inserting my references in the text in the "author-date" format. I have read all possible blogs and documents and haven't figured it out yet. I am new to this software, so ...
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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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BibTeX Warning----empty title

I'm trying to compile my bib references with natbib and \bibliographystyle{nature}. To my uttermost surprise BibTeX reports that some of the entries have an empty title, while IMHO the title is not ...
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Too many commas in name: Using Jabref and Texmaker

I'm using the natbib package in Latex with the \bibliographystyle{apalike}. I'm getting errors from my citations and it's due to how I'm listing the authors. The error I'm getting is "Too many commas ...
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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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Paragraph ended before \@lbibitem was complete error [closed]

I've happily typing up my report and including references when suddenly it refuses to compile and outputs C:\Users\User\Documents\Project work\Latex Report\Main\master.bbl:53: Paragraph ended before ...
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Suppress warning from natbib/multibib with silence

I fail to suppress the warning Package natbib Warning: Citation `Entry' multiply defined. using the silence package when using natbib and multibib. This is my MWE: % arara: pdflatex % arara: ...
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BibTeX: Citations appear with three names instead of first name + et al

I use natbib and the bibliography style aipauth4-1.bst. When I cite entries that have 3 authors, all three names appear in the text. It is the first time I see something like that, other bst styles do ...
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ACM Bibliography Style Natbib Error: 'Author undefined for citation'

I was writing an academic paper and the following method of citing an author was working until I had to switch to the acm bibliography style and I started getting the following error: Package natbib ...
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Disabling backref in secondary multibib bibliography with natbib

I am finalising my PhD thesis that I have composed with LaTeX. I have a section in which I list my own publications and the whole list of references at the very end of the document. This list is ...
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Correct way to cite the page number (only) at the end of the citation

It seems it is NOT correct to include the page number before the citation: According to Ferris [2007, p. 166-167]: "To get an accurate indicator of commercial viability, don't ask people if they ...
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Order referencing by appearance AND number (natbib)

I am currently trying to get the references to be listed in order of appearance in my document, rather than order in bibliography. Some info: I am using natbib: ...
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How can I use full citations in footnotes using natbib, chicago style?

I tried using the bibentry package as many people mention on here, but for some reason it will not work with chicago style. I am using BibDesk with a bbl bibliography. This is what my header looks ...