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The title says it all really. I'm using the rsc bibliography style and placing the references will create the chapter heading "References". Now I do want that gone since this is for a poster and the box/frame will hold "references".

In case a MWE is needed I supply one:

\documentclass{article}
 \usepackage{rsc} %%basically loads natbib 

 \begin{document}

 \bibliographystyle{rsc}

 Some clever bloke came up with something\cite{cleverbloke2013}.

 \bibliography{somefile} 

 \end{document}

There must be a way, the natbib documentation is huge and I didn't find something fitting. Since I assume it is possible to change the title of the references it should be possible to change it to an empty title.

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    You should be able to do it with \renewcommand{\bibsection}{} after \usepackage{rsc} – egreg Jun 17 '13 at 21:53
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    Are you sure that specifying the bibliography style rsc loads the natbib citation management package? – Mico Jun 17 '13 at 22:03
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Say \renewcommand{\bibsection}{} after \usepackage{rsc}. See section 2.12 of the manual of natbib.

The list of references normally appears as a \section* or \chapter*, depending on the main class. If one wants to redesign one’s own heading, say as a numbered section with \section, then \bibsection may be redefined by the user accordingly.

\begin{filecontents*}{\jobname.bib}
@article{cleverbloke2013,
 author={A. Uthor},
 title={Title},
 journal={Journal},
 year={1000},
}
\end{filecontents*}
\documentclass{article}
\usepackage{rsc}
\renewcommand{\bibsection}{}

\begin{document}

Some clever bloke came up with something\cite{cleverbloke2013}.

\bibliographystyle{rsc}
\bibliography{\jobname}

\end{document}

The filecontents* environment is just to keep the example self contained; don't use it yourself, but \bibliography{somefile} (you know the real name).

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