{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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Biblatex not printing the bibliography in pdf [on hold]

I'm trying to create a bibliography with .bib file but it don't print in pdf. My bib file has this structure: @book{latexcompanion, author = {Michel Goossens and Frank Mittelbach and ...
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How to cite and reference a manuscript type of work by title

For a project I am working on, I use manuscript type of reference works that I would like to cite and include in the bibliography. Though these manuscripts have an editor and year of publication, it ...
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biblatex ignores minnames [duplicate]

The following MWE produces strange citations. I want to print up to 2 author names or First Author et al. in the citation. This does not work with the following MWE and don't know why. ...
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How can I refer to the bibliography chapter generated by biblatex using cleveref?

I am using biblatex to generate my bibliography using printbibliography. I want to reference the bibliography from another chapter, using cleveref like this: \Cref{chap:bibliography} lists the ...
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Import footnotes from one file [duplicate]

Like as bibtex is there anyway to import footnote from one tex files. What I come up with is %--------------------------------------------Footnote references from label \makeatletter ...
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utf8 input encoding with biblatex for CJK

This is a follow up on the "utf8 input encoding encoding with biblatex" which nicely solves the problem for accented Roman charachters. Now what would have to be done if the bibliography containse a ...
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\textcite without square brackets

I'm using Biber with fowlling options \usepackage[backend = biber,style=bwl-FU, citestyle =authoryear-ibid, ibidpage, %siehe Doku pagetracker=false,maxnames=4,minnames=3,maxbibnames=99]{biblatex} ...
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How to create a list of articles including the references in each?

I want to create a list of articles and the references included in each article. I tried the following Create a list of references using the \nocite{bibtexkey}. In the bibtex file I have entries ...
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Package biblatex Warning: No “backend” specified, using Biber backend

I am trying to compile a simple tex file but I get this warning and no bibliography printed out: Package biblatex Warning: No "backend" specified, using Biber backend. I am using Kile on Ubuntu ...
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loop macro fails if wrapped in conditional

The following code is a subset of the answer in this question. The code provided in the answer works fine, but fails if I add a conditional \IfPackageLoaded. I post this error as a new question, ...
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Debug bibtex entries [on hold]

Is there any way to debug bibtex entries (using biblatex) to know if the characteres are valid. I'm getting this error when printing bibliography: Overfull \hbox (5.59329pt too wide) in paragraph at ...
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Multiple names bold in bibliography [on hold]

I'm following the guidelines from this post. However I'm struggling when trying to put in bold another name besides mine. The main characteristic is that the entry is like: ...
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Using OSCOLA, Biblatex style in conjugation with Jabref [on hold]

My questions are as following? Can the OSCOLA style (BibLatex) be used harmoniously with Jabref? What are the necessary steps to be taken to ensure that they work together properly?
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Editor for Historische Zeitschrift Style wrong output

It seams that there is an error in Historische Zeitschrift Style Package itself (or maybe its just in my case). When book doesn't have an author, just editor there is an white space where it shouldn't ...
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Using @set entries in biber --> No author display in second entry

I'd like to shorten the bibliography by combining entries of the same authors and years (but different articles) by using biber's @set-function. If combining two bibliography entries (Bringmann.2005 ...
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Only citekey showing in compiled document [closed]

I have followed the routine of: latex bibtex latex latex (F6, F11, F6, F6) However the compiled document only turns up the citekey and not the citation itself. I am using JabRef for creating the ...
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Bib entry cannot be encoded in ansinew [closed]

I'm compiling the following files which are enconded in Western-1252. Using biber to compile the bib example.tex \documentclass[11pt, twoside, a4paper]{memoir} \usepackage[ansinew]{inputenc} ...
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no \bibdata and no \bibstyle found in main.aux [on hold]

Simply I can not compile my bibliography file. How can I fix this issue? The top-level auxiliary file: main.aux I found no \citation commands---while reading file main.aux I found no \bibdata ...
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Biblatex foreing language example files - contribute? [closed]

Do you have a Biblatex bibliography file in a foreign language ? We are trying to build a test-sequence for language support in Biblatex and would like to have several files, using supported and ...
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Biblatex: cite an article published in several installments (multiple years and volumes)

I am using BibLaTeX with the verbose-ibid style and have customized it in accord with the specifications for my thesis. I now come to an article that was published in several installments over a ...
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Abbreviate only middle names in biblatex

I know of the option firstinits=true to abbreviate the first and all middle names in biblatex. What I would like to achieve is to only abbreviate the middle names. So e.g. author = {Smith, John Ethan ...
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Biblatex - How can I suppress some fields for multiple entry types?

Based on lockstep's answer here, I wrote \ifentrytype{book,collection,incollection}{% }{% \clearfield{url}% \clearfield{urldate}% \clearfield{review}% \clearfield{series}% }% to suppress the URL ...
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biblatex puts an extra “In” before journal name [duplicate]

I have called for biblatex using these options: \usepackage[style=numeric, natbib=true, backend=biber, maxnames=1, hyperref=true]{biblatex} In the output, biblatex ...
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Idemtracker between article or inbook and book with cite command in biblatex

I have a problem when I cite an article following a book, it seems that the idemtracker doesn't work for documentclass as article or inbook. Example : biblioessai.tex : ...
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Changing colon to comma after conference address with biblatex

I have a bibliography entry @conference{dempsey-davis1998, author={Dave Dempsey and Chris Davis}, title={Error analyses and test of pressure gradient force schemes in nonhydrostatic, ...
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Override firstinits=true for some entries in bib

I have a bib entry that is just a forum name and the URL. The problem is that all the bibliography is generated using firstinits=true. For this one with firstinits=true biblatex shortens the company ...
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How to remove the full stop at the end of each bibliography entry?

Using biblatex how do I remove the last full stops in the following entries: [1] Peter Fox, Richard Rabbit, and Franc Bird. “Animals are the better hu- mans”. In: Horse and Hound 10 (2011), ...
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Error: Could not start the command: biber.exe “Filename” [on hold]

I am using TexStudio with the following preamble: \documentclass[english]{article} \usepackage{setspace} \usepackage[american]{babel} \usepackage[babel]{csquotes} \usepackage{xpatch} ...
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How to properly install two parallel version of the same package in TeX Live?

How does one properly install two (parallel) versions of the SAME LaTeX package inside TeX Live ? Take for example, biblatex 2.8 and 2.9. I currently have one installed inside TL 2013 and another in ...
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How do I get LaTeX / BibLaTeX custom citations to render when converting to docx with Pandoc?

I'm writing a manuscript in markdown, and have a goal of getting output in both pdf and docx formats from it. I'm able to create pdf output without issue (using pandoc to go from markdown to TeX, and ...
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Biblatex alphanumeric [duplicate]

Is it possible to remove the + sign in the cite of a reference, when using the alphanumeric? Why is the + diplayed? @ARTICLE{Yang:2004:SecurityAdhoc, author={Hao Yang and Haiyun Luo and Fan Ye and ...
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Biblatex alphanumeric reference with organization

I have this bib entry and using biblatex with biber. When I set it with this options: \usepackage[firstinits=true, isbn=false, url=true, doi=false, style=ieee-alphabetic, sorting=nyt, ...
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BibTeX style file for The Journal of Engineering Mathematics (Springer)?

Here is an example of how the bibliography should look. It has the order of author year, but it has numbered labels, non italic titles, removes several full stops, and ends with volume:pages. Here is ...
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How to add horizontal line after references (biblatex) and glossary title?

I need to have horizontal lines after each title. For table of contents this works with: \renewcommand{\cftaftertoctitle}{\vskip 3em \auftaktvz} and ...
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Independent publication list with numbered list using biblatex and refsection

I would like to add a list of publications to a thesis ordered by the publication date and numbered 1,2,3. Additionally the author of the thesis should be highlighted bold in this list. The approach ...
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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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BibTex error: Can't find any citations, bibdata or bibstyle [on hold]

been writing up my thesis and everything works pretty well except for the citations and the bibliography. I am using a Tex file that is split up into different parts which I include using the \input ...
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Citation lists with different styles [duplicate]

I want create a list my publications, after each publication there is a note that includes the number of times the article has been cited followed by the list of citations in chronologic order. A ...
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Historische Zeitschrift Bibliography Repeated Author Names

I am using slightly customised Historische Zeitschrift Style. When I typeset my file in the literature list at the end some of the author names are repeating (all though they shouldn't). Here is how ...
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Two small Biblatex-APA questions

I'm working on my MBA master thesis by using the package biblatex-apa. However by entering a reference to a powerpoint presentation I'm struggling. My university gives the example as follows for a ...
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Replace period with colon after year with biblatex to approximate ametsoc guidelines [duplicate]

I'm using authoryear with some customisations to give me a bibliography entry like this: Gal-Chen, T. and R. C. Somerville, 1975. On the Use of a Coordinate Transformation for the Solution of ...
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Modifying citation style for newspaper articles in Biblatex

To elaborate on this example, I have this code: \documentclass[ngerman]{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage{filecontents} ...
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biblatex broken with portuguese language [closed]

I'm trying to compile the following LaTeX code: % !TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{memoir} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english, brazil]{babel} ...
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Adding page to the repeated quotation in Historische Zeitschrift Style

Does anyone know how to customise Historische-Zeitschrift Style to make it quote the page where the first occurrence appears instead just the footnote number? This is how the default quote looks like ...
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Biblatex citation problem - disambiguate by year only [duplicate]

I am trying to switch to biber from bibtex8 and I really need the apalike settings. I am calling \usepackage[ uniquename=false, maxcitenames=2, mincitenames=1, maxitems=2, minitems=1, ...
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'biblatex.sty' not found - although package is installed [closed]

When I want to include the biblatex package I always get the error-message above. Here are some basic information: I'm using Ubuntu 14.04LTS and have installed Texlive with the Ubuntu ...
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Strange Biblatex behaviour when citing two different entries with the same first author [duplicate]

I have two different references with different years but same first authors. I expect the outcome of citings to be Doe et al. (2005) and Doe et al. (2007). However the produce output is John, Mike, ...
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gostbibliography environment

I use biblatex-gost package for formatting bibliography. I use the experimental environment gostbibliography, which provides unnumbered list of references. Is it possible to use the formatting from ...
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biblatex format bibliography list

How to make the bibliography entries to be printed as a usual paragraph (with parindent without any other indentations) but with the index number without dot? And also I need to make a skip between ...
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Biblatex 2.9 is broken with Babel 3.9k under MiKTeX [closed]

I was unable to find babel bugtracker, so I'll post here in the search of help. Babel 3.9k seems to be broken under MiKTeX. Here is the part of the log file: ("C:/Program ...