{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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How to add abreviated name, full lastname and an identifier to the bibliography section to natbib citations?

I would like to add an identifier to my current natbib setting. Is there anyway to add the a ''citep style identifier'' to the bibliography section?. For instance: Y. Tang, Y.-Q. Zhang, N. V. Chawla, ...
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Force natbib+apalike to display the first two authors for a specific item

I am using natbib with apalike bibliography style. Some of the entries in my bib file are papers characterized by first co-authorship. So far, when I \cite them, only the first author is reported ...
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Sorting References in nyt format with IEEEtranSN.bst

In my latex file, I have used natbib package with slight modification in IEEEtranSN.bst as bibliography-style. I use \cite{key} for Bhanot et al. (2015) and \citep{key} for (Bhanot et al., 2015) 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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Biblatex parencite command with dot right before the closing parenthesis

My university likes to have some interesting cite rules and to comply to them I would need citing commands to produce <author> (<year>), (<author> <year>) and (<author> ...
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Custom bibliography style: Setting state variables in bst files

I am customizing the default dinat.bst file for customizing my bibliography style. The file contains some state variables: INTEGERS { output.state before.all mid.sentence ...
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Bibliography style using first initial(s) – last name

There is likely a very easy hack or a predefined solution somewhere on the tip of my nose that I just haven't found yet … I'm using the natbib package and achemso.bst bibliography style for my thesis ...
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Cite Online Newspaper per MLA / APSA

I'm trying to create the following citation, per the MLA style-guide of the APSA: Vernon Loeb, “Fallout from a CIA Affidavit,” Washington Post, http://wpo.st/Xvx81 (accessed April 24, 2000). ...
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Issue with Bibliography

That might be a very simple problem, but I don't seem to understand why it doesn't work. I have a LaTeX document for which I want to add a bibliography. I have a document called Bibli.bib which is ...
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Using 2 citation call-out formats within the same article

Format of references with BibTex With Bibtex one can add references to other articles in the text that by adding numbers in square brackets (e.g [2]). As explained in this post, it is also possible ...
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Customizing and Follow an MS WORD Template for bibliography styles

I don't want to use fully a particular bibliographic style. Instead, I want to customize it. For instance. I want all title of journal and conference articles enclosed in double quotes. While the ...
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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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Incorporating multiple software names and e.g., within in-text citation

I'm hoping someone can help me with this in-text citation issue I can't seem to figure out. I am using natbib and have an in-text citation that should look something like this: (e.g., PSD; Horner, ...
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LYX natbib insert citation not ordering by observation sequencing

I am using lyx with natbib (shown in pics of document settings and bibliography). I have lots of citations where the author/year is the same. However, it is not ordering by appearance but rather the ...
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Get punctuation in Springer spbasic bibstyle

This question relates to: Issue with Springer spbasic on how to get punctuation in the bibliography entries. I've been able to add periods for p. and pp. and Ed. and et al., as suggested in the ...
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How to add an online bib file in latex's bibliography path?

Latex only lets you have a relative or an absolute path when importing a bib file, so you may have something like \bibliography{../mybib} Is it possible to call a url instead? For instance, ...
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Inline citation of a website with natbib and plainnat

for my thesis I was given a template which uses the plainnat bibliographystlye and the natbib package. Now when I want to use websites as references I put them in the bib file like this: ...
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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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How Do I Cite University Names Without Natbib Breaking After “of”? [duplicate]

I want to cite sources such as "University of Colorado" and "New Mexico Institute of Technology"; however, LATEX will break up the author name around "of", seemingly using the longer string even ...
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citet with Author1 (year), author2 (year), and author3 (year) format

Often I want to cite multiple authors at the end of a sentence. Using natbib, I write \documentclass{article} \usepackage{natbib} \begin{document} ... as discussed by ...
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natbib: citing edition (by others) of collected works of a single author

I need to include the following reference in a paper: Saussure, Ferdinand de. 2014. Writings in General Linguistics, ed. Simon Bouquet, Rudolf Engler, Carol Sanders, and Matthew Pires. Oxford: ...
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Issue with Springer spbasic

I'm using natbib for an article to be published in a Springer journal. These are their official TeX/bibtex styles, which include a tex template and some bibtex/natbib styles. If I use ...
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natbib, multiple bibliographies

Good morning everybody; my first post here because I am desperate and I don't know how to solve this issue. I've completed my master thesis but my professor is quite picky and told me to use the ecta ...
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ShareLaTeX Bibliography - Custom .bst file

I'm using the natbib package with a custom .bst file. The document seems to compile fine within the version of latex I use; however, when I uploaded everything into ShareLateX I've encountered an ...
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natbib: Error when citing paper with similar authors and same year

I get a strange error when I try cite two certain papers in the same document, when I use the natbib package (with numbers option enabled). If I trim the author list or change the year of either ...
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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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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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Using “\citeauthor{key}.” at the end of a phrase renders repeated points

The present question is a follow-up question to this one: Preventing repeated periods in citations I have the same problem, using \citeauthor{key}. at the end of a phrase for a reference with more ...
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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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Bibliography as \section and included in Table of Contents [duplicate]

Previous questions (chapterbib as section not chapter et al.) have considered how to include bibliographies at the end chapters. This question concerns bibliographies at the end of chapters when ...
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Print keywords as part of Natbib bibliography?

I would like to print a reference sheet (for myself) of all of the references in a .bib file, that includes in the printout the keyword that codes each item. For instance, on the item ...
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Changing Citation Abbreviation Language

I want to change in-text citation abbreviation. I mean, I want to use Turkish version of English abbreviation. I searched before I asked queation but I can not figure out. For example, Davidson ve ...
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Citation undefined error. Validated .bib file and tried re-running latex and bibtex many times

.bib file was generated using Better BibTeX in Zotero. I tried cleaning it with JabRef and it found no issues. Here is the .tex file: \documentclass[a4paper]{article} %replace "preprint submitted to ...
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Can I cite author name or year in text when using vancouver style?

I'm new to this, so please be gentle! I have loaded natbib, babel and url in the preamble. I am using BibTeX and a modified vancouver style. When I type \cite{Smith2013} it inserts a superscript ...
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natmove in reverse

I am reformatting a document; the previous reference format used superscripts (where cite marks should follow punctuation) and the current format is in line with the text in parentheses (where cite ...
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In Auctex, bibtex cannot create reference

Everything goes well in TeXshop. In Emacs, I went through following steps: C-c C-c latex C-c C-c bibtex C-c C-c latex C-c C-c latex but it keeps saying insolvable reference. Log file says: ...
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Changing citation style

i am currently using the package \usepackage[authoryear,comma]{natbib} and the style plain. Everything is working as it should besides the one thing that when i have 2 authors it cites as follows: ...
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How to cite two different authors with the same surname in BibTeX?

Is there a way to automatically add initials to citations if and only if there are two authors with the same last name, cited in the same article, using BibTeX and natbib? (I'd rather not switch from ...
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Natbib: forcing page numbers

Natbib is forcing pagenumbers citation style, rather than author-date, due to one of my citations. Help says Check the bibliography entries for non-compliant syntax I have, but I can't figure ...
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Natbib: How to cite all names of three or more authors the first time and then use “et al.”

I am submitting a paper to a journal that requires the following citation format: If a work has two authors, give both names every time you cite it. For three through six authors, give all names ...
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Citation in the body of the text

I have tried to use bibtex and bibentry, but I didn't succeed. Does someone have an idea how I can cite the whole reference in the body of the text, repeating or not the list of references in the end? ...
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natbib: spurious period in bibliography items with DOIs

I encounter this problem with both the MSCS style file, which is not a standard LaTeX package but an in-house style of Cambridge Journals, and also with the ACM sigplanconf style. I'm not sure if it's ...
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Alignment numbered apalike bibliography style

I prefer the apalike bibliography style with the number in brackets in front (see also this post and this post). However what I am curious about is how to align the first and subsequent text lines ...
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Natbib and bibhang don't get along with numbers or super

I am using natbib.sty chicago.bst as my bibtex style sheets. My natbib call looks like \usepackage[numbers,sort&compress,super]{natbib} when I try to change the hanging indent in my ...
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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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\citet command displays “(author?)”

Im using natbib and \bibliographystyle{alpha}. Occasionally a \citet command produces a proper citation mark, but also "(author?)" in bold face. Why is that? Example: It happens for the citation ...
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Problem with the underscore '_' caracter with natbib and footnotebackref package?

I am having a problem with the underscore with LaTeX + natbib + footnotebackref. Here is my MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{report} \usepackage{footnotebackref} %%% \usepackage{natbib} ...
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\citet author coming out blank?

Somehow, my \citet citations are failing to show the author name. I can't quite figure out what I've done wrong... all I can guess is that I've run into an issue between amsart and natbib. I've tried ...
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BibTeX and in-text citations

I am starting with LaTeX and now I have a problem. I am writing a long document (thesis) and I have a specific LaTeX template which uses the BibTeX package to manage bibliography (as soon as I ...
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How to create my own bibliographic citation format?

I need to meet my university's requirements for a thesis. What I need seems to be simple but I haven't found a direct way to do it. What I need In the text, the citation must have the first three ...