Questions tagged [natbib]

{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 write and include bibliography in Latex from Mendeley (step by step)

I have started using Latex for a few days, so I'm a beginner. However, I succeeded to set and customize everything I need for my book writing..except for the bibliography. I am very confused about the ...
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Author-year bibliography in bilingual text

I am writing a thesis where the introduction is in French while the chapters are in English. I would like to cite some papers in both the introduction and the chapters, with an appropriate preposition....
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(Author, Year) in text, full citation in footnote

My thesis supervisor wants the following format for citations : This is the body of the text (Author, 2018)1. Guy Author, Latex love, 2018. DOI:89453XXX:547 Which combination of ...
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Unwanted space between author name with at al. and year when using \citep

I am using authordate bibliography style to cite my references but when I use \citep an extra space is inserted after the author and before the comma. What I get is this: The area of a triangle ...
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how can I force natbib/unsrtnat to abbreviate first names in bibliography?

my question is similar to this one: How to abbreviate author's firstname in bibliography ...but I'm having trouble implementing the solution. I can't find my .bst file to change the format.name ...
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References (to where the cite was made) are added in the bibliography entries [closed]

I'm making my thesis and I see references added in the bibliography entries which are pointing to the chapter/section where I used the citep/citet command. I want to delete them since my professor ...
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DOI is not shown in the bibliography by natbib

I'm writing a document in LaTeX (in Visual Studio Code using LaTeX Workshop extension) and using natbib for bibliography. The problem is in the bibliography it doesn't show the DOI, even for \...
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BibTeX leaves out fields

I'm using \usepackage[authoryear]{natbib} package to use an external .bib file for my bibliography. However, some fields of the entries are not shown in the bibliography. This is my code: \...
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Natbib not compatible with biblatex?

I do not like the way the commands \cite or \parencite produce page numbers. If I give a command \cite[43]{XXX2015}, it produces: XXX2015, p.43. What I would like is: XXX2015:43. I understand ...
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Formatted references: How to put “Year of publication” in round parentheses rather than square brackets

Currently my reference appear in the References Aggarwal, C. C. [2015], Data Mining: The Textbook, Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated. Han, J. [2005], Data Mining: Concepts and ...
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Change amount of hanging indentation in reference list

I want hanging indentation, by half an inch, in the References section. That is, apart from the first line, subsequent lines for each entry should start at 0.5 inch from the left. My MWE consists of ...
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citation works fine in Texworks but not in texniccenter

Citation doesn't work using texniccenter and I received warning of: package natbib warning there were undefined citations and (???) instead of reference i am using TexnicCenter V 2.02 and Miktex 2.9. ...
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Sorting Dutch second names with 'van' and 'van der' in bibliography

In my document I use natbib package with apalike style. I really enjoy the citation style and would prefer not to change anything. However, there is a small issue: Dutch second names with van and van ...
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How to customize citation and bibliography style?

I would like my citations to look like this: Unmitigated carbon emissions will lead to global warming of several degrees Celsius by 2100 [STOC13, p. 119]. (Four custom upper case letters (usually ...
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Regex replacement for biblatex/biber to eliminate the warning “month not integer…”

I am using biblatex with biber from TL2018 for my PhD thesis. Due to various reasons, I am forced to use Mendeley for citation managements and cannot switch to another tool now. Mendeley is capable of ...
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Command \bibhang already defined with Zotero

I'm trying to use a Zotero .bib file for the citation backend in this template document setup below but I get the error: /usr/share/texlive/texmf-dist/tex/latex/biblatex/biblatex.sty:462: LaTeX Error:...
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apalike bibliography changes to numbers suddenly

I am using natbib package in my project, which has \documentclass{report}, and I am using apalike style for my bibliography. I am currently using v2.overleaf to write my document. Everything was ...
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Problem with natbib and class based on scrbook

I'm building a class for monographs, dissertations, and thesis from my department. I chose as a base the scrbook class that is part of koma-script. I need the natbib package numbers option to be ...
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Gaps between words in bibliography [closed]

I am getting awkward gaps in the bibliography while citing online news articles. @MISC{DHLHYBRID, author = { Kastrenakes, Jacob}, title = {{UPS} has a delivery truck that can ...
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multibib custom prefixed number for second biblio

Envornment: macOS 10.13.4, Full 2018 MacTeX distro, TeXworks v0.6.2. My MWE % arara: pdflatex % arara: bibtex: { files: [ mbib, web ] } % arara: pdflatex % arara: pdflatex \RequirePackage{...
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BibTeX: Prevent line break after “et al.” citation

BibTeX adds a whitespace after a citation like "et al.". If this occurs at the end of a line, the year can be in the next line. I think this can be misleading at the end of a line, because it could ...
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Natbib/apalike.bst does not print booktitle for the inbook entry type

I'm trying to cite a chapter from an IPCC report. It does not print the book title of the report thought. What am I doing wrong here? A MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage[...
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How can I improve the kerning of citation footnotes made with natbib?

I'm writing an article that requires the natbib package for citations, and I'm using the super and compress options. Right now I'm "manually" placing the citation outside of punctuation, as in Hello ...
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Remove space between book title and publisher in IEEEtranSN bibliography

I am using natbib and bibtex and the bibliography style IEEEtranSN. When using the book bibliography entry, there seems to be some extra space inserted between the title of the book and the publisher. ...
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Formatting References: Journal Articles

I'm trying to modify my references so that a journal article appears as "volume, number" instead of volume(number). I also need to include the DOI number. Any suggestions? Currently, one reference ...
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lyx Referencing using Natbib

I use the thesis Lyx template I went to generate the reference such as (author, year) and colored . like showing in I used the natbib And my setting looks like: but the generation look like this
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How do I use the `fnpct` package with natbib?

I'm using natbib with the super option, which generates citation call-outs in the form of superscript numerals. These numerals look quite a bit like footnote markers. I'd like to use the fnpct package ...
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End of References

At the end of my bibliography the below is being shown. Does anyone knows how i can remove it please?
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Error Bibliography on Lyx

I am trying to run the Bibtex bibliography in Lyx as can be seen in the below image the Add bibliography TOC is disabled Also I have still continued with adding the saved bibtex bibliography however ...
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Highlighting some reference in .bib file

I have a tex file which goes like this: \documentclass[aip,sd,amsmath,amssymb,reprint]{revtex4-1} \usepackage{datetime,xcolor} \begin{document} \preprint{AIP/123-QED} \title{Title} \date{\today} \...
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Extra space in list of author names

When an entry in my bibliography has more than two authors then for some reason what looks like an extra space appears in the list of names, i.e. A. One, A. Two, and A. Three rather than A. One, A. ...
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Compress references (elsarticle/natbib)

I am writing a journal article for Elsevier. I am finishing it, but I have noted that the references appear not compressed. For example, in my article the references appear as the following ...[1], ...
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elsarticle and natbib problem

I'm trying to create my cites and references in an elsarticle.cls. I have already used the authoryear option for the document class, and I know elsarticle.cls pre-load the natbib package, so I don't ...
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Bibtex: Full first name, just middle name initial

I've been trying to create a "custom" bibliography style with the full first name and only middle name initials. I copied plain.bst and tried modifying the format.names function, by changing ff~ to ff....
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Inserting Bibliography from Endnote to Overleaf

I am writing my thesis and now I am trying to insert the bibliography in LaTex. I did everything on EndNote, but now I am having difficulties in moving it into the document. I followed what said in ...
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Use \citet when there is no author

I want to cite a book (this one, in case it matters) using \citet. The book has two editors but no authors, so when compiling According to \citet[section 4.6]{Abramowitz70} with the elsarticle-num ...
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Limit author list in reference using natbib

I am writing my thesis using natbib with \bibliographystyle{abbrvnat}. I want the reference list (bibliography) to obey the following rules: Show all authors names when the author number is less than ...
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This version (v8.31) of natbib is stricter in its formatting requirements for bibitem entries than the previous version used at arXiv (v7.1)

Please guide how to fix? This is for NAACL conference format and works on overleaf. I am not sure why it breaks in arXiv: Here is a link to git repo of the code https://github.com/monajalal/WiNLP2018 ...
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Order pieces in an authoryear-style citation call-out chronologically

I'm making a document with citations using the natbib citation management package and the humannat bibliography style. \usepackage{natbib} \bibliographystyle{humannat} If I cite multiple articles ...
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Wrong order of references in bibliography with diacritical characters

I see incorrect order of references in the bibliography. I use UTF-8 (xelatex) and all names are inputet directly in UTF-8 in the literatura.bib file. Language of the work is English, but referenced ...
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Extra space between entries in references when putting them on one line using natbib's numbers option

(Note: I wasn't sure if this fell under the same question as reduce bibliography to one line with dots and reference numbers. I attempted an edit which was rejected due to changing the question too ...
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Include text-style citation call-out at the start of formatted bibliographic entries [duplicate]

I have the bib file mybib.bib @article{art1, author = {Foster, Joe and Burton, Nathan and Cook, Andrew}, journal = {Journal 1}, pages = {1-10}, title = {{Title 1}}, volume = {1}, year = {2018} } ...
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Show language information with bibliography style “apalike”?

Right now I use the natbib package and the apalike bibliography style. I have multiple references in Dutch and Chinese and I'd like to show this information in the full reference in the reference list ...
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creating clickable citations

I am trying to write a paper. The template of the paper is available at the official website The template has a few citations in subsection 2.2. The problem is when I try to add \usepackage{hyperref}...
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How to get bold title of the reference when using natbib plainnat?

I use in the report class literature like this (simplified): \documentclass[12pt, a4paper, titlepage, twoside, openright]{report} \usepackage{xltxtra} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage[ pagebackref=...
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Including a quote in a bibliography

I'm writing my thesis and would love to begin my bibliography with the famous line from the Talmud: "a person who cites his source brings deliverance to the world" (Avot 6:5) That is i am using the \...
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Bibliography error in main TEX file [duplicate]

I keep getting the following error when I try and Build and View/Compile my main TEX file: \begin{thebibliography} on input line 1 ended by \end{document}. \end{document} This is a new error, and ...
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Numbers do not appear in bibliography

I am writing a report and the brackets in my bibliography remain empty, also the citations in text are question marks. How do I get numbers in them? This is my code: \documentclass[pdftex,10pt,...
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How to create two separate bibliographies in the same document?

At the end of my paper I would like to create two separated lists of references, since I prefer to distinguish usual book references from the references of pictures I included. I already tried ...
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Biblatex doesn't print entries [duplicate]

I am tring to make bibliographig list in Bibtex with subtitles. For this I have the following minimal example: \begin{filecontents}{minimal.bib} @online{electronic1, author = {A. Author}, ...