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{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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Sorting bibliography with bibulous with authors and institutions

After reading several posts in this forum I chose bibulous to create my own bibliography style. I'm already quite happy with the solution in this example here. However, I need to sort the references ...
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Forcing linebreak in bibliography with natbib

Latex does not break the line after a long url. However, this doens't appear if in the url are "-" or "/". As shown in the MWE I'm using bibulous and natbib. I looked at several solutions on this and ...
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How to edit bst file to reorder editors and book title in @incollection?

How to edit the bst file to order editors before the book title in @incollection? The current code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents}{\jobname....
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natbib prints number instead of year

I use \usepackage[round, sort, numbers]{natbib} and \bibliographystyle{plainnat}. Then for cite I use \citet{Smith}, in my .bib file: @article{Smith, Author = {Smith, D.A.}, Year = {1999}, ...
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An Issue about the single quote in bibliography using 'natbib' with 'agsm'

I used natbib with agsm sytle in the bibliography. The Journal article title is within the single quote. Can I change the single quote to the double quote? Thanks a lot! The latex codes are : \...
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Natbib: don't write the reference's title [duplicate]

Simple question: I'm using natbib with the plainnat style and I want the references in the "Reference" section to show with no title. That is, remove the lines: I know I can just go to the .bib file ...
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Changing citation format complicated by punctuation

I have a document which was originally written with a footnote based citation format in mind. As a result the citations generally follow punctuation as in This is a test sentence.\cite{Someone:2018} ...
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Missing fields in reference [natbib, custom bib style, better bibtex export]

My references (article type for sure but perhaps other types too) are not displaying all fields. I use natbib, chapterbib and have a 'custom' bib style, Vancouver which I downloaded from GitHub. My ...
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Compact bibliography with url links

I am trying to make my bibliography style similar to this one: With very compact referencing and hyperlinks to papers. I can't find a way to do this which is this compact. I am using natbib with .bst ...
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Oxford comma only for three or more authors, but not for exactly two authors

I want to insert the Oxford Comma only if an entry has 3 or more authors, but not if the entry has exactly two authors. e.g. A and B (1999) [NO COMMA] A, B, and C (1999) [COMMA before C] I ...
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Package natbib Warning: Undefined Citation Warning

After hours of trying to figure it out, I finally decided to ask for help. I checked various related answers but I am new to Natbib and couldn't figure out the problem if you might please be able to ...
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Warning message after creating the bibliography

My code as are follows: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{wasysym} %ch06 - $\currency$ \usepackage{multirow} %ch10 - table4 \usepackage{amssymb} %ch12 - \thicksim \usepackage[...
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Inserting period at the end of references (natbib/dinat)

Using the style dinat for the package natbib, the references in the bibliography do not have a period . at the end. How do I add it?
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Referencing Question

I made the BibTeX file for the references, what I want is; as a result to have in the text the author name and the year and list it in the bibliography I write it in this way \documentclass [12pt]{...
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Change the title of references section when using \natbib

I have a question regarding \natbib package. Whenever I generate references, package is automatically adding "References" title as in the screenshot below. I'd like to know whether it is possible to ...
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Year-wise citation in text with apalike bibliography style

I have a code like this \documentclass[12pt]{report} \linespread{1.5} \usepackage{mathptmx,amssymb,hyperref} \usepackage[square,sort&compress]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{apalike} \usepackage{...
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Using \citet when using numeric numbering along with \chapterbib

I am working on my thesis which is divided into chapters and I want to have a bibliography for each chapter. I am using a numeric style. For now I am just using the generic unsrt bibliography style. ...
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Keep author name in multiple citations with common author [duplicate]

I am using bibtex and natbib. The default style is to drop the name of the author when citing multiple works with a common author, e.g.: [Author et al., 2001,2002,2003] but I want it to read: [...
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What citation package to use

As far as I can tell the three major citation packages are: natbib cite biblatex There already is a discussion on the relation between natbib and biblatex here: bibtex vs. biber and biblatex vs. ...
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Issue number with elsarticle-harv not printed

Is it possible to include the issue number, besides the volume number, in article references with \bibliographystyle{elsarticle-harv} and \usepackage[round, authoryear]{natbib}? Thanks! Here is an ...
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inproceedings booktitle does not appear

I am using a latex template provided by a publisher's website (wileyNJD-AMA). The problem I am facing is that the conference's book title does not appear at all. I am using the following referencing ...
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Bibliography questions [duplicate]

As I write my Bachelor thesis at the moment I tried to teach myself how to use Latex. But I am struggling a lot with my bibliography as I can not find a way to program it the way I want to: ...
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et al extension using dinat natbib style

I'm using natbib with dinat style and the "et al" extension doesn't show up which it does in every side I'm looking for more information as here natbib styles and I'm wondering what the reason for ...
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natbib and agsm - citation call-outs to pieces with same first author & same year

I'm using the natbib package with agsm bibliography style. I have two references which have the same first author and which were published in the same year. Both references have more than 10 authors. ...
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Regex replacement with lowercase monthnames for biblatex/biber to eliminate the warning “month not integer…” [duplicate]

I had already asked a nearly identical question here 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 ...
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Add arbirary text to list of citations from within the body text of the document using natbib

I want to add a note to my list of citations with text in it, using the same numbering as the other citations. MNWE: \documentclass[]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} %Allows UTF8 input. \...
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Custom Natbib replace citation 'and'

I would like to replace 'and' with an ampersand (&) in the bibliography and in parenthetical citations. For example, I would like the following: In-text citation: Smith and John (2013) ...
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How can I automatically capitalize significant words in my bibliography?

I'm using BibTex with natbib and the abbrvnat bibliography style. By default, it converts all but the first letter and {}-protected letters to lower case. I would like to automatically title-case my ...
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Custom bst book entry no editors

I've created a custom .bst file and it does not show the editors correctly. My current .bst entry for book is as follow: FUNCTION {book} { output.bibitem author empty$ { format.editors "author ...
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natbib - Same author same year citations with a and b references in harvard-style (or anything other than apalike)

I have a problem where I didn't find any solution even after hours of googling. I have two references where three of the authors are the same (BibTeX file with Mendeley): \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt]...
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Correct indent of bibliography items

I would like to recover this question I asked some time back since I managed to find no solution of my own to it. Any suggestions or ideas are welcomed: I am using the following bibliography style: ...
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Natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible with author-year citations [closed]

I have encountered a problem when I wanted to start referencing my work. I get the error Package natbib Error: Bibliography not compatible with author-year citations. ...mand\NAT@force@numbers{}\NAT@...
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Remove parentheses around edition and add page numbers at the end in chicago style

I'm not super familiar with modifying .bst files and my journal requires that there be no parentheses around editions and that page numbers appear at the end. Currently, a sample reference appears as ...
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cannot obtain authoryear-style citation call-outs with the 'natbib' package

I am using natbib package and plainnat style. I need to create citation call-outs of the "Author et al. (2000)". In preamble, I have \usepackage[authoryear]{natbib}. In the text, I use \citet{ref}. ...
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Add several bibliographies [closed]

I tried to add a second bibliography to my LaTeX document, but the second one isn't taken into account. The references that I mention within my text are replaced by a question mark. Can you tell me ...
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Natbib incorrectly formatting multiple citation to repeated author

I am attempting to use natbib for my references in a latex document (article class) but it is exhibiting some very strange behaviour. When citing multiple papers as; \documentclass{article} \...
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Output of \citep not working as expected in sage template for authoryear citation call-out style

I have a sage publication template provided by sage to create article to publish i download it from here I want the output like this (author,year), but my output (author year) without comma like ...
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harvard bibliography, improper alphabetic constant

I am trying to make a Harvard style bibliography, using bibtex and the package natbib, for a journal which requires it, but the online facility I have to use won't take the .bib to process it. So I ...
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How to add total number of pages on a book reference with natbib [closed]

I want to get my book references with the total number of pages displayed at the end, like this: A.G.I., y Howell, J., 1960, Glossary of geology and related sciences: A cooperative project of the ...
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Use of \Citet{} within biblatex fails [duplicate]

I am writing my thesis with by use of the classicthesis style by use of biblatex for my bibliography. biblatex offers a compatibility mode for natbib and all of the basic commands shall work according ...
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How to remove the final comma in a list of authors; biblatex with natbib compatibility mode

the MWE will show you the problem I am faced with. I want to remove the comma after the second author so that I obtain: "author1, author2 and author3 (year)". With the settings in the MWE, I obtain: "...
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Modifying book, online and misc title in bibliography

I want to modify book, online and misc title. They are italic but it must be non-italic. I think, \APACrefbtitle (i found in .bbl file) is about this. I tried some alternatives on the %\patchcmd{\...
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Using BibTeX, how do I create a custom in-text author name which is a shortened version of the reference author name (not just 'et. al')?

I am citing a U.N. report which does not list a set of author names. I am using bibliography-style AuthorDate1 and the package natbib. The report's details are set down in my .bib file under the ...
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Citation call-outs appears as numbers between square brackets

This is my very first post and I'm hoping that this won't break any rule. I've done previous research with nothing similar found on forum. I'm currently working with natbib, BibTex and a .bst file ...
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Modify bibliography style like journal name, comma and title

i want to do some modify on my bibliography style. Titles' first letters are not listing like in the literature.bib. I want to show like in the bib file. True: Permanent Scatterers in SAR ...
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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 ...