{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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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{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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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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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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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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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. ...
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Reducing space between backreference and entry in bibliography [closed]

is it possible to reduce the space between "page" and the bibliography entry? A negative vspace is to unreliable. Answer: \hfill does the trick \documentclass[12pt]{report} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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How to automatically include back-references from references to citations

In this publication at the references for each citation there is a link to the document where the reference came from. I found it very useful. How this can be done in an automatic way?
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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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biblatex backref – how to add spaces around the dash?

I am using biblatex with backref=true, which generates ranges as e.g. 34–37. How can I make it e.g. 34 – 37? The spaces should be non-breakable. I have tried to redefine \bibrangedash, but with no ...
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\printbibliography only with \citetitle occurrences

I want to print two bibliographies: first, a classic bibliography with documents I cited in my text, I always use \footcite{} and a second who references only occurrences \citetitle{} Actually, I ...
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biblatex - how to add backref list with APA style?

Regarding the backref option, the biblatex manual says: Strictly speaking, this option only controls whether the biblatex package collects the data required to print such references. This feature ...
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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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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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Align marginpar with top of current paragraph

I am using \usepackage{backref} to create a back reference in my bibliography. That part is working fine. I am now attempting to use \marginpar to have those references show in the margin, like so: ...
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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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Using two bibliographies with and without backref

For my thesis, I would like to generate a smaller bibliography in the beginning that includes only my previous work that was adapted in the thesis, in addition to a (normal) bibliography. Some entries ...
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Hyperref, Natbib: Curious backref behaviour

I have prepared the following MWE from the answer I found at formatting-back-references-in-bibliography. If the option backref=page is forwarded to hyperref with \hypersetup then the back references ...
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Showing what pages citations appear using the harvard style file

I am using the harvard package from CTAN to typeset my document. E.g., \documentclass{book} \usepackage{harvard} \begin{document} ... \bibliographystyle{apsr} \bibliography{mybib} \end{document} ...