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The LaTeX authordate1-4 package
Version: 3.x, 4.x, 5.x - Scientific WorkPlace & Scientific
The package implements four options for creating author-date citations. The
options are required when using the BibTeX styles authordate1.bst,
authordate2.bst, authordate3.bst, or authordate4.bst. The package, which has
no effect on manual bibliographies, produces BibTeX bibliographies in four
slightly differing formats, based loosely on the recommendation of
British Standard 1629 (1976 edition), Butcher's
Copy-editing (Cambridge University Press, 1981) and
The Chicago Manual of Style (1982 edition):
authordate1 produces author-date reference lists with the
author's name typeset in Roman. Any uppercase letters that occur in the titles
of articles, journals, or books are left as given in the BibTeX file.
authordate2 produces author-date reference lists with the
author's name typeset in Roman and "downstyle" titles. That is, working from
the BibTeX file, the package changes to lowercase any uppercase letters except
the first that occur in the titles of articles, journals, or books; any letter
that follows a colon; and any letters protected by the punctation marks (
authordate3 produces author-date reference lists with the
author's name typeset in small capitals. Otherwise, the lists are as produced
authordate4 produces author-date reference lists with the
author's name typeset in small capitals and downstyle titles as in
Be sure to select BibTeX bibliographies from the
Bibliography Choice dialog on the
Typeset menu. Once you have added the package to
your document, you must specify the .bst file you
want when you insert the BibTeX field, as follows.
How to create an author-date reference list
Add the authordate1-4 package to your document.
From the Typeset menu, choose
Check BibTeX and choose
Insert BibTeX citations as needed throughout your document.
Specify a .bst file for the authordate package:
Place the insertion point where you want the bibliography to appear in your
From the Insert menu, choose
Typeset Object and then choose
Select the BibTeX database file you want to use.
Scroll down the Style list to select the .bst
file for authordate1, authordate2, authordate3, or authordate4.
Save and compile the document.
The package has no options. The package is installed in the
TCITeX/TeX/LaTeX/contrib/bibtex directory. For information about other
ways to create author-date citations, see information about the LaTeX
harvard and chicago packages.
Last revised 01/20/06
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