New CTAN package: har2nat

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Thu Dec 1 19:02:46 CET 2005

Bas Straathof writes:

> Name of contribution: har2nat
> Author's name: Bas Straathof
> Location on CTAN:  /tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib
> Summary description: Redefines harvard citation commands for use
>                      with natbib package. 
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> This small package allows a LaTeX document containing the citation
> commands provided by the Harvard package (Peter Williams and
> Thorsten Schnier) to be compiled using the natbib package (Patrick
> W. Daly). Migration from harvard to natbib thus can be achieved
> simply by replacing 
> \usepackage{harvard}
> with
> \usepackage{natbib}
> \usepackage{har2nat}
> har2nat must not be loaded before the natbib package as it redefines
> the natbib commands \cite and \citeyear. All other natbib commands
> remain unchanged and can be used alongside the Harvard commands. 

i have installed the package and created a new catalogue entry.

thanks for the upload.

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