{biblatex} is a complete reimplementation of the bibliographic facilities provided by LaTeX. It has its own backend {biber} which can be used instead of {bibtex} and which supports, e.g., full {unicode}, highly customisable sorting, data source filtering, and customisable field inheritance.

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How to remove period after Biblatex footnote citation

I can't get rid of the period after each footnote citation created by \autocite. I have tried to redefine \autocite and a few other things but nothing has worked for me. Is there a consistent and easy ...
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BibTex Author problem

I have a Problem with my BibTex Settings. When printing I want first name before surname. Right not it is the other way around. Also, if I have multiple authors, the first one is displayed surname, ...
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One of my cites shows with first name initial for some reason?

My cites are showing Surname, year as expected.. Except this one: @article{wang2013genome, title={Genome-wide transcript analysis of early maize leaf development reveals gene cohorts associated ...
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\footcite always prints long citation if used in `figure` environment

I'd like to use \footcite in a figure environment in a way that acts completely like a \footcite in ordinary text mode. Specifically, I've configured \footcite to print a long citation (i.e. with the ...
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biblatex \printbibliography without linebreak

I'm trying to include real citation to my cv which works well except that the bibliography starts with a linebreak. How can I remove that? Hers my minimal tex: ...
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! Misplaced alignment tab character &.<argument> Arts &Sciences Writing Program \end

Even after I deleted everything that seems to be related to Arts &Sciences Writing Program, the error still appears. This is my bib file. %% This BibTeX bibliography file was created using ...
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Define a command to typeset a character

If I run the code below, the Polish L in "Wesolowski" is not typesetting. To remedy this, I'm trying to define a command to typeset the Polish L. In the code below I've defined the command in this ...
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How to add a url access date of a website in BiblaTex using Jabref reference Manager?

I want to add a url access date of the website I accessed to my bibliography but only at the end (after the url). The MWE is as follows \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,numbers=noenddot]{scrartcl} ...
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Using \footfullcite{ref}, how can I get the subscript to not be a clickable link?

The following code works fine except I don't want any \footfullcite superscripts to be clickable links. How can I get the superscripts to just be a normal superscripts? \documentclass{paper} ...
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Cite all @article-s in the bibliography (BiBLaTeX)

Is there any way to cite all articles in the bibliography (i.e. BiBTeX entries with @article type)? I know there is a type option in the \printbibliography command. I want something like ...
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foreign quotation marks in short citation

I'm using the style verbose-ibid. My bibliography contains German, English and French articles. In the first appearance (fullcite) article names are in quotation marks according to their language. But ...
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Polish “l” with Lucida Sans font and biblatex

I'm trying to typeset the Polish "l" with biblatex. In the code below, the "l" is appearing as a square in the citation/bibliography. How can I get the Polish "l" to typeset? \documentclass{article} ...
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Remove parenthesis around year from citation with biblatex

I want to remove the parenthesis around the year from a citation using biblatex. Hopefully the code and screenshot of the outputted PDF explains what I'm currently getting and what I need. ...
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Automatic nested biblatex bibliographies

I am using biblatex to maintain a database of persons. Using biblatex's \printbibliography command I am able to print a list of those persons and to take advantage of biblatex's sorting mechanism. The ...
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biblatex generated bibliography in thebibliography environment [duplicate]

Some journals ask to put the references in thebibliography environment. It is easy to do this using bibtex. One just finds the bbl file and paste everything in there, to the main text. However, I ...
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Write author instead of dash in references with Biblatex [duplicate]

I use \usepackage[style=authoryear-ibid, maxnames=1, maxbibnames=6, minbibnames=6, backend=biber]{biblatex} \addbibresource{references.bib} \DeclareNameAlias{sortname}{last-first} to format my ...
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URL not getting published in bibliography

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt,numbers=noenddot]{scrartcl} \usepackage[style=numeric, natbib=true, maxitems=1, backend=biber]{biblatex} \usepackage[breaklinks=true, linktocpage=true, ...
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Citation style error - Mendeley and LaTex [duplicate]

I have some citation errors using mendeley and latex (texmaker). I do not know how to explain the errors so I attached the code. Please run it and help if you can. How to make that: in text - all the ...
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Biber/Biblatex problem (Use of uninitialized value)

So I had a paper ready for a presentation tomorrow, and I decided to add a new reference. Bad idea, this happened when I compiled: Use of uninitialized value $name in string eq at ...
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“Package inputenc Error” when using biblatex with accented characters

I'm getting errors such as this: Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:ärt not set up for use w and this Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:é\isdot\ifblank not set when trying to compile a ...
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Biblatex and authoryear not working as expected [duplicate]

I'm using MikTex 2.9.5105 with TeXnicCenter 2.02 Stable and have no to basic knowledge of LaTeX. I want my citations to have the form Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet (Kosiol 1961, S. 319) ...
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How to enumerate latex used bibliography list? [duplicate]

I'm having problems enumerating my bibliography list. I'm using these lines to define my bibliography style: \usepackage[sort,authoryear]{natbib} \bibliographystyle{apalike} I know I could use: ...
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biblatex same first author same year: cite as “a”, “b” etc

In the below file, I wanted the three references to be cited as Inger et al 2006a, Inger et al 2006b and Inger et al 2006c. Can I achieve this using biblatex? If not, can I make alterations to my .bib ...
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Biblatex: newline among pageback references in margin

I'm using the solution by karlkoeller to biblatex: pagebackref reference in the flush right margin and like the result. However, the list of backrefs does not break to a newline which is problematic ...
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Input encoding error after upgrading from Biber 1.9 to Biber 2.1

Under biber 2.1 my biblatex produces input encoding errors. The same procedures worked smoothly under biblatex 2.9a/biber 1.9, now that I upgraded to biblatex 3.0/biber 2.1 I get the following message ...
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Texstudio - Spellchecking not working with \autocite

In a somewhat similar problem as in this question in Texstudio spellchecking does not work when I use \autocite. Here is a MWE to show what I mean \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{memoir} ...
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Turn off omitting of repeated authors

Is there an elegant way to globally disable the omission of repeated authors in biblatex? I know I can call \citereset manually with that effect, so I could redefine \cite and friends to include a ...
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Biblatex problem with brackets in textcite citations using authoryear-comp style in bibliography

I have this code for the bibliography in my Latex document. \documentclass[11pt, a4paper, twoside, openright]{memoir} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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How to create a portable document containing .bib references from .(R)md files?

I have a .Rmd file that contains references like [@smoreda2013spatiotemporal]. Works great. The problem is that it's referencing a giant .bib file, making the document less portable. How to make it ...
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Refer to complex note-like citations

I have recently asked this question about complex note like citations: (How to achieve full compression of references with biber and add comments to grouped citations?) There, I was looking for a ...
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Removing eprint and eprinttype in citation notes

QUESTION EDITED: I am using the command \autocite for referencing using the note and bibliography style. The footnotes include eprint and eprinttype, how can I prevent that from occuring? Here is an ...
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biblatex 3.0+ - bibliography with different sorting schemes but unique labels

With biblatex version 2.x or earlier, one can write something like \printbibliography [category = cited, sorting = none, title = {References}] \printbibliography [notcategory = cited, sorting = ...
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Make reference to a bibliography subsection generated by biblatex

I am using biblatex in my document. I have divided the bibligraphy in 2 subsections, one for scientific articles and the other for codes and regulations. For that I used keywords, as suggested in the ...
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biblatex keys inside editor are not equal to printed bib keys

I have a discrepancy between the bib keys I write inside my LaTeX editor and the printed bib keys. See my MWE please: \documentclass[fontsize=12pt,a4paper,oneside, listof=totoc, ...
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Help with a custom references style

So...I'm not the only one who needs to use some custom style in their bibliography. As I'm annoyed with using office word editors I would like to create a tex template that I can use over and over and ...
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making citations bold latex

Simple problem I am having I apologise for the simplicity but my google skills seem to be lacking and I cannot find an answer speedily.I am using MiKTeX 2.9 and have a successful bibliography without ...
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Inline bibliography avoiding the list format?

I'd like the output of BibTeX or BibLaTeX to be a inline bibliography (with entries separated e.g. just with bullets, see example below) avoiding the common list-based format. This is needed for ...
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Bibliography only printing the authors issue

I am having a slight issue whilst trying to do my bibliography for my project. I am seeing the following when I am printing my bibliography: as seen above, the title the year- literally nothing ...
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Editing biblatex style / layout

Hopefully you can help me with editing the reference layout. My professor wanted a reference style, which should be like this, and not different: references (book): AUTHOR, YEAR, TITLE (in italics), ...
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Biblatex bibliographystyle chicago-style with two columns [duplicate]

I'm about to finish my thesis in LaTex but there is still an issue with the bibliography style. I'm using biblatex (with biber as backend) with the chicago-style. My tutor wants a two column ...
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Different sorting schemes in text and bibliography [duplicate]

Using biblatex with bibtex, I would like to order my references in the bibliography by author name. This works fine: \usepackage[backend=bibtex, sorting = nyt, %name, year, title]{biblatex} ...
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How to change Biblatex Biber citation style to APA?

I have the following article in the library.bib @article{bonder2012comparing, Author = {Bonder, Marc J and Abeln, Sanne and Zaura, Egija and Brandt, Bernd W}, Date-Added = {2014-09-28 ...
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Highlight selected references with asterisk

I'm using Biblatex/Biber with the phys style. I would like to highlight selected references in the text with an asterisk, i.e. the number should be marked. A \cite{key1,highlightedkey,key2} should ...
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Biblatex - Verbose style : adding (year) to the author-title format

I'm using the verbose-trad1 style for my bibliography. This style (and all verbose style I think) use a shorter author-title format when an item is cited a second time, like this : Johnny (1992). My ...
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How to rebuild the textcite command from biblatex?

Unfortunately I have to use a document class (egpubl version 3.57) which seems not to be compatible with biblatex. Although I tried to nihilate the declaration of a bibhang (cf similar natbib ...
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Citing in Beamer: Year depiction problem in the reference slide

I am preparing a presentation with beamer package with multiple citations. Therefore I have decided to use the following packages: \usepackage[style=apa, backend = biber]{biblatex} ...
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two page ranges in one bibliography entry

I have a problem getting to work a bibliographical entry, a chapter in an edited volume, for which I have to supply two page ranges, one for the chapter itself, a second for the notes. I get "pages" ...
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Changing order of fields and suppressing extra arXiv identifiers

Even though I have come across some examples in changing the order of fields in biblatex, for some reason I cannot change the order of the pages and date fields. Now the print is L. Maclerran: ...
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Is there an easy way to suppress footnotes and citations?

I'm looking to perform a word count on a long PDF that contains many footnotes and citations. Is there an easy way to prevent basically anything that would appear as a footnote, including ...
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BibLaTeX is not working fo me

I a total biginner in LaTeX and am using TeXworks. I was trying to use biblatex for my bibliography as I think it is the best to use with harvard style (which I want to use). However, it is not ...