{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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NAT@force error when the citation is called in different ways

When compiling a .tex file that has the preamble shown at the end of this post, I get the following error: ! Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible with author-year citations. (natbib) ...
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Defining -aux-directory for pdflatex breaks citations for natbib

When I run pdflatex with an -aux-directory flag it makes it so natbib can't find the citations. pdflatex command with -aux-directory: pdflatex.exe -synctex=1 -interaction=nonstopmode %.tex ...
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Organize list of publications according to type of article

With the tufte-book template (which uses natbib), I'd like to include at the end of the document a list of my publications, organized by type: I'd like to have a section for conference papers and one ...
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Unwanted space after author name when using \citep

I am new to LaTeX and am having trouble when using \citep. Whenever I use it there is an extra space that is inserted after the author and before the comma. This is an example of what I get: known ...
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Beamer Presentation References slide can't allowframebreaks and have \frametitle

I am writing a Beamer presentation and my references are too long for one frame. So I tried to use [allowframebreaks], but then I get the TeX capacity exceeded error if I have a \frametitle. I can ...
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References and citation call-outs are not printed

I am writing an article. MWE is given below. \documentclass[a4paper,times,12pt,ifthen]{article} \usepackage{enumerate} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{epsfig} \usepackage{epstopdf} ...
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natbib combing abbrvnat and unsrtnat in Sharelatex

I am writing thesis using Sharelatex(online version) and I want the citations to be ordered as they appeare in the text( like unsrtnat style) but at the same time my prof said it has to be abbreviated ...
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\bibentry generating error with chicago style

I am trying to use \bibentry (with natbib) to have the full reference appear in the text, based on the example here (and others). However, this is generating an error Paragraph ended before ...
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Bibliography display by type?

this is my first time with LaTeX and i'm a little bit in trouble with bibliography. Is it possible with my set up to cite and make a bibliography as follows: ...Some text (author's lastname and year, ...
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Citing a URL in MNRAS style (mn2e)

I am using natbib with the mn2e bibliography style (for papers submitted to MNRAS astronomical journal). They provide a Latex template and style guide but in their style guide it specifies that ...
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Natbib confused with same first author and year but different coauthors

I want to cite the three papers by same first author but different coauthors all published in the same year. This gives me an error: the same citation without distinguishing or adding extra letter. ...
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Unsuccessful attempts at sorting the bibliography alphabetically [natbib,plainnat,citep]

After consulting lots of posts here at tex exchange and other resources, I still can't figure out the problem. Everything looks fine, still alphabetical sorting in working for me. This is the last ...
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Error while enforcing number citation using springer journal template

I am using a springer template to write a journal paper. There is bibtex_readme.txt file in the folder which states that: Bibliography style (spr-chicago.bst) novelties. Now, there is a ...
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Natbib and Cell Journal bibliography style

I used natbib and the apalike style for my reports multiple times. This time however, I need to have a bibliography style that match that of the Cell journal : You can see that volume is the only ...
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Italicize Book and conference titles and place titles of websites in quotation marks in Bibliography list

I am using isprs.bst, available here (http://www.isprs.org/documents/orangebook/LATEX/ISPRSguidelines_authors_latex.zip), and would like to have books in the list of references to appear in italics, ...
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URL of web page in bibliography not output

First time trying to write my thesis in Lyx which has been great up until this point, and getting rather close to submission time I have noticed that webpage references are not outputting with the URL ...
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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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authoryear not working when using elsarticle template or own original tex file

I am trying to use the elsarticle.cls for a journal that needs (author, year) format for the citations. I have tried the following: \documentclass{elsarticle} \usepackage[authoryear]{natbib} This ...
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Natbib references does not appear in the bibliography

I must have a bibliography like this one I use TeXstudio in Win7 I tried different natbib styles but until I was not successful. My code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,twoside]{memoir} ...
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\citeauthor without natbib

I need to use a style file that does not allow use of natbib, but I still want to use something similar to the \citeauthor or \citet command from natbib. This is identical to this question, but that ...
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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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Include a tex file that contains the bibliography section

I found when I tried to keep the spaces in my file name by using \include{{""}}, then the file could still be included, but the references would be question marks. This is my MWE ...
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Placing a comma before a citation-related superscript number

According to the Chicago Manual of Style (section 14.21) "a note number should generally be placed at the end of a sentence or at the end of a clause. The number normally follows a quotation (whether ...
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Citing multiple references using natbib in ShareLatex

I am using this piece of code (as suggested by various questions/answers on tex.stackexchange.com. \documentclass{bioinfo} \usepackage[numbers,sort&compress]{natbib} \begin{document} ...
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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 ...
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PdfLatex stops compilling

when I add 'numbers' option for package natbib and compile files, pdflatex starts compiling and stop at the middle of the processs (and cpu is at 25%), maybe an infinite loop... I'm using MikTex 2.7 ...
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BibTeX usage for modified Chicago-style Citations

I'm writing a conference paper which has a highly-non standard requirement on how citations and the bibliography will appear. Specifically, citations are to be numerical, inline with the text and ...
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Conflict of backrefalt for bibliographies at end of each chapter (using natbib and chapterbib)

I want to have the bibliographies at end of each chapter and still have the cross-reference on the reference list stating "Cited on pages:" using natbib and chapterbib packages. To compile the ...
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Order references alphabetically with “elsarticle-num-names.bst”

How Can I order my references alphabetically using the bibliographystyle "elsarticle-num-names.bst"? Here is a MWE, copied from the elsarticle template folder itself: elsarticle-template.tex: ...
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Small capital author name in reference list

I'm in trouble in finding the bibliography style matching my sense. I'm using the natbib package which style plainnat allows me to have nice name-year citations via \citet such as Gabriel et al ...
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Getting in-text reference to load

This has been frustrating me for a while. When I am working on my paper and my bibtex file has been properly synced, and one or two citations are cited and properly updated as I write the paper, ...
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Mac - styles apparently not installed, yet working

New to LaTeX, running Mountain Lion on Mac. I have seen plenty of posts which all suggest that to use packages, they should be included in the ~/Library/texmf/tex/latex/ folder, such as on this ...
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agsm bibliography style displaying all authors in text without using \citep* [duplicate]

Evening, I have two references in my bibliography file that display all the authors instead of (Author et al., year) I have this at the start of my file: \documentclass[12pt]{article} ...
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citet flat out refusing to work [duplicate]

appologies if i get the question format wrong, this is my first post. so im writing my thesis at the moment, and all of a sudden natbib seems to stop working entirely. im not sure why, but all of a ...
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Harvard style (apsr.bst) struggling with URLs with embedded &

Just moved to the apsr.bst style in anticipation of a journal submission, and now my builds are choking on URLs with embedded ampersands. I'm getting LOTS of errors like: ./myfile.bbl:20: Misplaced ...
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Clickable file links from in-text reference

I am currently using natbib to reference articles that I have in Mendeley. I have figured out how to get clickable links such that clicking on the in-text reference brings me to the actual reference ...
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Problem with bibliography (BibTex) natbib package and Bib Style

For my thesis I'm working with TeXStudio and I tried to include my bibliography in my document. I used BibTeX for my bibliography and saved it in a .bib file, but I can't seem to make it work ...
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bibtex and genitive / possessive 's: the proper way to obtain “Kuran's (1989) model”

Is there an automatic way to attach a genitive apostrophe or " ' s " to an author's name? Currently I use: \citeauthor{kuran1989}'s \citeyear{kuran1989} But since this comes up regularily I'd like ...
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Bibliography conforming to “ISO 690” standard using natbib in LaTeX

I have searched a lot about ma problem and did not get any fruitful results. So i hopefully get the help here. I am using natbib package for reference citation. I would like to get the bibliography ...
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quote command similar to bibliography

I have a book project that will be peppered with citations, as epigraphs to chapters and in the body of the text. I plan to have an index of the citations with proper reference to the source. Some ...
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Need double quotes for titles in References at some places

Here is MWE which returns me two references citations. The article citation appears in single quote and I want double. For the conference, I need the conference title in Italics and correct the word ...
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Using Lyx default 'Bibliography Environment' with Natbib

I'm trying to use default Lyx Bibliography environment with Natbib option, since i want to be able to change the citation style (i.e. author, year or author(year), etc.). On this page in says ...
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Getting superscript citations in RSC Chem bibliography format

The RSC package is supposed to format the text so that citations appear in [] in super script however this is not happening in my text, they are in [] but inline with the text. My bibliography is also ...
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bibtex error message Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible with author-year citations. (natbib) Press <return> to continue in

\documentclass[12pt,roman]{report} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{fullpage} \usepackage{setspace} \renewcommand{\baselinestretch}{1.5} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english]{babel} ...
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citing first name on top of family name while using \cite [duplicate]

I am using natbib for citations. And I want to dislpay the whole name of the author while citing in the body of the text \citep{smith1990} give usually only the family name (Smith, 1990). ...
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Incorrect citation call-out format

I am not sure why I do not see the expected format of referencing.I would like to see this kind of ref on a paragraph (vassiliadis et al., 2009) instead of [1].For example, data fetched from open ...
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BibTeX doesn't work [closed]

I have a problem with my bibliography. I'm using this code: \documentclass[11pt]{article} \usepackage{natbib} \bibpunct{(}{)}{;}{a}{,}{,} \begin{document} some text here \citep[see][]{ODIG} ...
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Little problem with natbib [duplicate]

I have a little but so annoying problem with natbib. I am using plainnat as style. And it brings block letters that are not in the beginning to small letters. Example: Reclaming US manufacturing ...
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Problems with Natbib: strange URL format and urldate not shown

I have a strange problem with natbib. This code @misc{CornellUniversity., author = {{Cornell University}}, title = {Benedict R. O'G. Anderson}, url = ...
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problem with natbib

I'm writng an article but natbib does not recognize my citations. I have followed this process for the compilation : pdfLatex Bibtex pdfLatex pdfLatex Also, I have tried to remove the .aux and ...