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I'm using biblatex with the standard bibliography style. How or what should I modify so that the title is turned into a link pointing to a suitable doi url? (of course only if the doi is available)

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I used the default example bib from the current biblatex documentation which is available on every TeX distribution. The two entries have both a doi entry in the bib file:

A reference to~\cite{kastenholz} and~\cite{sigfridsson}. 

With the latest biblatex update there is also a star version for \DeclareFieldFormat which refers to all entry types.

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Fantastic! Thanks! – Paulo Cereda Jul 22 '11 at 17:40
@Herbert, would it be possible to make the hyperlinks conditional? What I mean is, if both URL and DOI are available, use DOI, if only URL is available, use URL. Also, you mentioned that there must (should?) be a star version for \DeclareFieldFormat to capture all entry types. Do you know the command for that? – Jörg Mar 16 '12 at 14:28
I added a follow up question here: tex.stackexchange.com/questions/48400/… – Jörg Mar 17 '12 at 20:11

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