{back-referencing} is about referencing entries in {bibliographies} back to the main text, comparable to (though implemented differently from) {indexing} topics or names.

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Footnote backreference with hyperref

This question led to a new package: footnotebackref I'm using hyperref to have footnote marks link to the footnote proper and I'd like to have some sort of "backreferences" from the footnote ...
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Bibliography with page numbers

In GKP's Concrete Mathematics, there is a useful and interesting feature I would like to see in more books. The bibliography entries include: a - the page numbers where the book or article is cited ...
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Precise back-reference target with hyperref and backref

The backref option and its variants in the hyperref package allow to include back-references in the bibliography to the page(s) or section(s) in which a given reference was cited. The target of the ...
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Why are all of my footnotes hyperlinked to the titlepage?

Problem I have various footnotes, which are hyperlinked from the text to the bottom of their respective pages. When I click on the hyperlinks (in the main text), they always take me to the first page ...
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Formatting back references in bibliography

I would like to change the way the back references are shown in the bibliography, such that they are all shown within parentheses. So I would like to see (page x, y, z) after my bibitems. This ...
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Breaking links and escaping characters in bibliographies with backlinks and ocgcolorlinks set

I have the following situation: I have to use the ocgcolorlinks option in hyperref, so that links are not broken. So I had the idea to set each char as a link with \href. After putting some code ...
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Make backrefs invisible in hardcopy

Is there a way to make bibliography back-references display and hyperlink in a PDF file but not print in a hard copy. When I use \usepackage[colorlinks=false,backref=page]{hyperref} I get a red ...
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biblatex: How to suppress back references for certain citations?

When using BibTeX's standard citation commands, such as \cite, typically back references are generated (if enabled) in the bibliography pointing back to the place of citation. That's a nice feature. ...
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Is it possible to have back references after each chapter with a single main.bib file?

I'm using LaTeX + BibTeX to write my dissertation. I have one separate .tex file for each chapter. And I'll generate one bibliography for each chapter. But all the references are from the same file ...
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Back-referencing in LaTeX [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Usage of table/figures shown in caption Is there any way to make back-references, outside bibtex, so that by using something like \backref LaTeX would show where there ...
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\nocite and pagebackref option

I'm interested in using \nocite and pagebackref together which sounds a bit strange. I'd like to get bibliographic references at the end of a document with mention of the page where they appear (hence ...
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How to lock the back reference at the top left corner of the bibliography entry?

Anybody knows how to lock the back reference at the top left corner of the bibliography entry by employing BibTeX? The result should be like this: It works to me when using \bibitem (yes, it goes ...
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Changing the hyperref target for back references in biblatex bibliography

In my bibliography style, I have added a trigger to change the biblatex bibliography back reference mechanism to refer to the paragraph numbers in the margins ("runners") instead of pages. ...
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Backref package for page reference

I'm using the backref package within the hyperref package: \usepackage[backref]{hyperref} I get the following result: Philip Hall. On representatives of subsets. Journal of the LMS, 10, 1935. 3.2, ...
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Removing double entries from hyperref's pagebackref

When using hyperref's pagebackref, the same page is listed multiple times, if the reference appears on that particular page more than once. e.g.: A. Hindle, M. Godfrey, and R. Holt. Software ...
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Back references for shorthandlist

I am using biblatex for writing my thesis and it works generally fine. Now I want to put back references to my bibliography. However, after putting the option into the preamble, the back references ...
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hyperref with the backref=page option

I encountered an issue when using the backref=page option of the hyperref package together with the natbib package with the options square,sort&compress,numbers. If the natbib package compresses a ...
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biblatex: move backrefpages to after the period

I've used some tips about how to toy with the format of backrefs in biblatex, and I'm seeing that the formatting is quite flexible. In the screenshot below, I've put the backref into a box. That's ...
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Bibliography backref on new line with smaller font size

At the moment I use \usepackage[style=authoryear,dashed=false, abbreviate=false, natbib=true,backref=true,backend=biber]{biblatex} \setlength\bibitemsep{1.7\itemsep} ...
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how to make text be copied to another part of a document?

I have a paragraph in one part of the .tex file that I want to be duplicated in another part of the .tex file. I could do ctrl-c, ctrl-v... as easy as that, but then if I modify one place, I will ...
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Biblatex: pagebackref reference in the (flush) right margin

Since I am not really satisfied with how pages where a bibliographic reference is called in the text are reflected in the bibliography, I tried to modify the pageref macro in Biblatex as follows: ...
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Custom backref Text

Hi I would like to change backref text. Here is what I mean: Instead "Siehe S." I would like to have "Zitiert auf S.:" Here is my MWE, and thanks for your help! ...
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In bibliography, how to print the page in my text where I cited certain paper?

How to get, for instance, [19] S. Roth and M. J. Black. Fields of experts: A framework for learning image priors. In IEEE Conf. on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition, 2005. 1, 2, 7, 8 where the ...
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Back-referencing figures

Similar to the backref package that enables back-referencing for bibliographic items in a LaTeX document, I want to use back-references in my list of figures. Is there a clean way to accomplish this? ...
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How popular is amsrefs in comparison with Bibtex?

Now that the amsrefs package for references has been available for a decade, how does it compare in popularity with Bibtex? Does there exist a pro and cons list for amsrefs?
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Display specific locations in the glossary

I use the glossary package with xindy and compile my document with lualatex. Is it possible to display specific locations in the glossary? My favoured way would be: The standard \gls{} command ...
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Hyperref with pagebackref requires manual escaping of percentage signs in URLs

URLs in bibliography items with a %20 (to represent a space) work fine with the package hyperref as long as the option pagebackref is not used. If it is used, Latex fails with: xxx.bbl:xx: Paragraph ...
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Problem with hyperref's pagebackref, modroman and thebibliography

Following @yiannis-lazarides comment here, I decided to use the modroman package for my frontmatters. In my actual project I don't have that many references, and thus decided to use the ...
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Use backref with manual citations

I'm using biblatex and biber and sometimes I create my own commands for special citations, like so: \newcommand{\met}[3]{(\emph{Met.} #1\textsuperscript{#2}#3)\nocite{metaphysics}\mancite} ...
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Limit backrefs to each chapter in per-chapter bibliography

If I cite a source in both Chapter 1 and Chapter 2 the back-ref list of the Chapter 1 bibliography will also contain the entry for the respective page in Chapter 2 (and viceversa). Is there a way to ...
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How to surpress pagenumbers in bibliography section in LyX?

If you look at this picture you can see, that LyX generated the pagenumber where I cited book [2]. How can I surpress that behaviour?
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Enclosing Page Numbers using the `Backref=Pages` Extension of `Hyperref`

I'm using the backref=pages extension of the hyperref package, as I'd like to have a list of back-reference pages after my bibliographic items. Is there a way to enclose these page numbers in brackets ...
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Question marks instead of citation

I'm a new user for LaTeX, I'm using svmult for springer, but there sth I can't get it about thebibliography. I use the following packages: \documentclass[10pt]{svmult} % \usepackage{makeidx} ...
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Back-references with crosscited bibliography items

I am trying to mimick the "done-by-hand" reference style my friend used in his PhD thesis and I have decided that backreferences may be a nice finishing touch. Unfortunately, as this is philology, ...
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add the page number next to the reference

I am using KOMA-script in lyx for my thesis. I would like to add the page number next to the reference in bibliography. Some thing like this: S. J. Young, G. Evermann, M. J. F. Gales, T. Hain, D. ...
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How to add the exact page numbers cited for books in the references list/bibliography, not in the text?

I am wondering if there is a package or an option in LyX that adds the page number to the references list. I don't want to generate a separate bibtex entry for each page cited of the same reference. ...
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BibLaTeX backref links to wrong page using hyperref

I'm trying to use the backref option of BibLaTeX for back-referencing, but the pages in the bibliography link to the wrong pages (even though the pages listed are correct). The link appears to be ...
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Linking footnotes back to the original text using the biblatex-chicago package

I am currently working on an e-book using Latex and Biber. The package that I am using for footnotes is the biblatex-chicago package. I can successfully link to a footnote from, say, a paragraph, ...
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biblatex-chicago, backref, and crossref [closed]

Using biblatex-chicago with backref=true and longcrossref=false, the list of backreferences of cross-referenced items appears with the parent item, not the child. How can I make it appear with the ...
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Problem in enabling back-referencing in classisthesis package

I am using classicthesis package version 4.1. In its manual it is written: If you want to use backreferences from your citations to the pages they were cited on, change the following line from: ...
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Macros formatting/arranging words {A_1}{A_2},…{A_n} into predefined paragraph for varying n and tagging

How does one robustly (without breaking most environments) construct the macros with arbitrary number of parameters that output the parameters into a predesigned paragraph such that several of these ...
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{historische-zeitschrift} footnote back references to each chapter

Using "historische-zeitschrift" (similar to the other -dw styles) as biblatex style, the back references within the footnotes always refer to the first appearence in the whole book. I'd like to change ...
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Hyperref to the correct entry when using multiple bibliographies

This is a follow-up question to this issue with several bibliographies and backref. I want to generate two bibliographies, a short one in the beginning and a full one in the end. All entries appear in ...
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BibLaTeX: Customizing backreferences

I am trying to switch from Natbib to BibLaTeX. In Natbib (via hyperref), I have the following customization for backreferences: \renewcommand*{\backref}[1]{} \renewcommand*{\backrefalt}[4]{% \ifcase ...
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Removing page numbers after references

PROBLEM FIXED The problem was found within the custom class I was using, {Latex/Classes/PhDthesisPSnPDF} as I was using the CUEDThesisPSnPDF template for my thesis. Within the class I searched for ...
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BibTex: citation in an Enumerate is backref'ed with index, not page number

I have the following text: \begin{enumerate} \item bla \item blabla \item Quando o material termoplástico resfria, este endurece, desenvolvendo aderência entre o aço e o concreto, agora ...
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How do you reference using apa style in latex?

I googled and searched alot or maybe i'm just missing something i dont know.. My problem is i want to do a reference page using apa style. I kept on trying but doesn't seem to give any output.. Anyone ...
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Hyperlink from footnote mark to footnote body

When I click on a footnote mark in the PDF, it doesn't take me to the body of the footnote, but rather to the first page of the document. I've heeded the advice at Why are all of my footnotes ...
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Contiguous page ref in backref

Is there a way to make the backref package print "pages 1-4" for contiguous pages, instead of "pages 1, 2, 3, and 4"? I think I must begin with: \renewcommand*{\backrefalt}[4]{ \ifcase #1 % ...
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Wrong pages in biblatex backref link with hyperref [duplicate]

I've encountered the same problem as described in this or this post: I'm using hyperref with biblatex option backref and the created backref links lead to wrong pages. The answers above didn't help. ...