[texhax] apalike and natbib

Alan Litchfield alan at alphabyte.co.nz
Thu Dec 4 20:25:04 CET 2008

Hi Sebastian,

I would not be using apalike, it is somewhat old. Instead I would be using
apacite. Using this you should find these issues are resolved and you should
not have to use natbib too, unless you want to of course.


Sebastian Songemann wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm using natbib and apalike as bibliography style. Basically, I don't care
> about the bib-style, but I need two things:
> - reversed and sorted names in the bibliography section
> - author access (which alpha doesn't have for instance)
> My problem now is that apalike does not print locations of books for example.
> Apalike ignores some fields in a bibtex-entry. Can I somehow define that it
> will be included?

Alan Litchfield MBus (Hons), MNZCS
PO Box 1941, Auckland

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