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Is there an easy way to add bibliography items to the bottom of a frame where they are referenced?

I am using Beamer and Biblatex.

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Try tex.stackexchange.com/questions/5491/… (possible duplicate?) –  Matthew Leingang Nov 23 '10 at 14:40
I suppose biblatex's \footcite doesn't work as you want it to? –  Seamus Nov 23 '10 at 16:07
@Seamus: You should convert your comment into an answer. Perhaps refer to the \footfullcite command which always prints a full citation. –  lockstep Nov 26 '10 at 19:52
@lockstep OK. Now we're even –  Seamus Nov 26 '10 at 20:14

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BibLaTeX's \footfullcite (hat tip to lockstep) might do what you want.

Here is text\footfullcite{jones00}

Will display the full reference to jones00 from the foo.bib bibliography.

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As, I compile the code you described above. The citation is not printed in the end of slide. Instead it is printing whatever is inside the \footfullcite{jones00} i-e jones00 is printed. It is not picking the reference from ff.bib (as foo.bib is in the same folder). What would be the possible cause of it? thanks –  kaka Jan 15 at 2:13
Have you run biber and then latex again? In any case, this seems like a separate issue from the one discussed here. –  Seamus Jan 15 at 19:27
\usepackage[backend=bibtex]{biblatex} solved my issue ! –  kaka Jan 15 at 23:57

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