I am creating an iopart document and I need to include the references using Harvard style. My problem is that I can't get it to print the word "References" before listing them. I don't know what I am missing, I tried with a different documentclass and this works, but for some reason it is not working with iopart. All of my references are in the .bib file called bibliography_all.bib.

This is an example of my LaTex code:


This is a test

And this is what a get: The bibliography starts right after the text

Any help will be really appreciated. I am pretty new to this. Thank you very much!!

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    Maybe try to add a unnumbered chapter/section in front of the bibligraphy. \section*{References}\bibliography{bibliography_all}? – user36296 Sep 12 '17 at 19:34
  • If this does not help, can you point us to where iopart.cls and dcu.bst is available? – user36296 Sep 12 '17 at 19:35
  • That works! Thank you very much, I should have though about it! – Maria Sep 12 '17 at 19:37
  • @samcarter - The dcu bibliography style is distributed with the harvard citation management package. – Mico Sep 12 '17 at 19:40
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    Off-topic: Proper syntax is \bibliographystyle{dcu}, not \bibliographystyle{dcu.bst}. – Mico Sep 12 '17 at 19:41

To get a headline for the bibliography simply add it yourself -- for example with


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