{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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Mixing footcite with numerical citation style

I would like to use \footcite primarily when citing, but every now and then I want to refer to a reference as part of a sentence. These in-text references would ideally be formatted like Ref. ...
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Change format of month in biblatex

I'm using this to make the dates in my bibliography appear as year month day, but the month is coming up as, e.g. "Mar." but I don't want the trailing dot. ...
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Customise / Customize biber bibliography output

I'm trying to adapt bibliography to display in the same way as the style given from college. MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[style=authoryear]{biblatex} ...
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biblatex : Book with the same title as MVBook

So, question completely changed because the comments got me on the right track, and updated again (the example is a bit harder now, I think). But maybe I'm not using MVBook correctly ? Here we go: In ...
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Special writing of reference in latex

I want to write this reference in latex, and I want the output in the references similar to the attached please. I checked all of the Entry types on this link but non of them give me the same output ...
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Splitting a bibliography-driven Latex document into per-page Open Document ODT files?

I have already seen Can one TeX file output to multiple PDF files?, and I'm aware this is likely to require "external" scripting - but I just wanted to see if anyone has a straightforward approach. ...
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Is it possible to fine-tune the citation positions in Tufte-BibLaTeX combination?

I'm using tufte-latex in combination with BibLaTeX, as described in Can I use biblatex with Tufte classes? and I have tried the variants suggested both in the question and in the answer. Using the ...
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LuaLaTeX: Load order fontspec, microtype (breaks hyphenation in bibliography)

The microtype documentation clearly states: With LuaTeX, load fontspec before microtype However, this breaks hyphenation in some cases in the bibliography, created with biblatex/biber. The same ...
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ordered citation in text with \autocite{} by date [duplicate]

I hadn't take care about citation order in my phd. I have used \autocite{} as well as \textcite{}. Now I would like to do this job automaticaly... and order by date. It's possible in a less tricky way ...
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Is there a Bib entry type that combinds Online and Book?

Often I'd like to cite an electronic version of a book. It will be by a scientific publisher, and have all the publisher, editor, etc. information, but has a URL and an accessed-on date instead of a ...
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Data model macro cannot be used in preamble

I'm using this answer to create an annotated bibliography with biblatex, with the following code: \documentclass{article} % This just makes a dummy bib file \begin{filecontents}{\jobname.bib} ...
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used biber for compiling - but receive bibTeX .blg file? [on hold]

I want to include a bibliography (biblatex) into my text - I compile with biber, but receive an BibTeX log file, which honestly doesn't make sense for me. I use the newest versions of kile and ...
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biblatex: multiple bibliographies with same prefix, using resetnumber

I've tried a few days to get the following done with biblatex: I need two bibliographies, whose entries should be preceded by a letter, e.g. "A". The second bibliography should continue the numbering ...
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Formatting issues with biblatex-chicago

I'm trying to get this output through biblatex, “Prospects of Slavery Expansion,” Charleston Mercury. In The Causes of the Civil War, edited by Kenneth Stampp, 148-49. New York: Touchstone, ...
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Conflict between biblatex's refsection and lot/lof with citation in float caption

I'm writing a standard complex document (ie, thesis), in which chapters are separated into different files which are included. I am using biblatex, and I would like to have a separate bibliography per ...
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Biblatex - How to change format of journal, volume and page numbers in bibliography

I'm a little bit stuck in my attempts to change the format of my journal articles in my biblatex biography. What i have so far: Smith, A. and Smith, J. (2006). Article title. Journal title 29.2, ...
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BibLaTeX preserve case of acronyms in title

I have an extensive list of references(mostly journal articles) exported from Mendeley to a .bib file automatically. The issue that I have currently is the IEEE style uses sentence case and thus I ...
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Biblatex/Biber not resolving citation if more than 3 authors cited [duplicate]

I'm using Biblatex and biber for my citation needs, but I have the problem, that one citation remains undefined, if I cite more than 3 authors, with 3 it shows up, with more than that it is undefined! ...
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Australian date formatting with Biblatex and APA style?

In my references I'd like my dates to be written as "day month year". I've been able to achieve this following the top answer here Formatting dates “day month year” with biblatex. However, as soon as ...
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Forcing linebreaks in \url does not work with biblatex and menukeys

This question is related to “Forcing linebreaks in \url”. One of its answer is to pass the hyphens option to the url package: \PassOptionsToPackage{hyphens}{url} \usepackage{hyperref} As I have my ...
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How to go back to body after visiting a reference?

I am a big fan of hyperref. It allows (among other things) to go quickly to the bibliography (at the end of a document) by clicking to the name of the author in the body of the text. So, I have plenty ...
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Blank footnotes when using chem-acs

I'm new to LaTeX and writing a chemistry thesis. I would like all of my references to be footnotes (i.e. no bibliography at the end), formatted in the ACS style. To that end, I want to use biblatex, ...
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Make sort order in citation call-outs independent of value of maxcitenames counter

My problem is a little tricky. I want my bibliography sorted in a certain way. First it should be sorted by all authors, then by year, then title. This is working fine in most cases, but I have the ...
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biblatex: Customise individual labels in bibliography section

Using biblatex, I would like to manually adjust some few labels (I mean: [1], [2]) in the bibliography section and the text body of the document. The same question was posed for bibtex, see ...
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Break \printbibliography to multiple frames without [allowframebreaks]

I am using mtheme for my Beamer presentation with XeLaTeX and Biber and I have a quite crowded bibliography. But when I try to add [allowframebreaks] I receive a "TeX capacity exceeded" error. I found ...
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Problem with \multinamedelim and \DeclareNameFormat in Biblatex

I have changed the delimiter for the authors in the bibliography with this code. It is working. \renewcommand*{\multinamedelim}{\addcomma\space} \renewcommand*{\multilistdelim}{\addcomma\space} ...
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Make Biblatex show normal cites even if citation is repeated in a table

I use \usepackage[backend=biber, natbib=true, maxbibnames=99, style=authoryear-icomp]{biblatex} for my thesis. When I consecutively cite the same source twice, the second citation is shown as ...
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Remove the “p.” abbreviation in the result of the \cite command (bilatex) [duplicate]

If I use for example the command \cite[X.2]{book} with X.2 as optional argument, I get [p. X.2,BOOK] as a result (where BOOK stands for the reference number of the book reference). Because X.2 stands ...
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Biblatex + Biber: missing .bcf file [duplicate]

I'm trying for hours to solve the following problem after having set up my Biblatex and Biber. I'm running a freshly installed TexLive, Texmaker and Biber version on Ubuntu 14.04. Given the ...
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Best practice for biblatex, biber, utf8 files

I use biblatex and biber. I used to use bibtex. So, when I first started writing .bib files I would have entries like this: @article{descartes, Author = {Descartes, Ren{\'{e}}} Title = ...
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Biblatex “see note” not working with shorthand

I'm trying to use biblatex verbose-inote, in part to get subsequent footnote references to refer back to the first note by saying "see n.". This works fine, except for cases when I'm using shorthand, ...
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Disable hyperlinks for citations

Consider the following MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage[backend=biber]{biblatex} \addbibresource{biblatex-examples.bib} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} \begin{equation} \label{eq:foo} ...
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Trace problematic citation in BibLaTeX

I already found some entries concerning the same general problem (here, here, and here) but none of them helped me to solve my problem. I am compiling my literature list into a pdf using BibLaTeX ...
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u with bar in bibliography (biblatex+biber)

I have a bibliography which contains the character \={u} in an author's name. This should be the letter u with a bar on top. When executing pdflatex -> biber -> pdflatex, I get the error message: ...
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formatting names in an index so that they appear in small caps

here is my question : Can I modify the presentation of people's names in my index ? Informations about my document I am using the package imakeidx with xindy. I have two indexes, people's names in ...
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Change the periodic style in biblatex [duplicate]

I have searched a bit without finding a solution. I want to change the biblatex style (citation and bibliography), regarding the "number" field in periodics and others. I would like to change this : ...
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Reverse Numbering with Biblatex and Moderncv

This question is a follow-up to an earlier question. I'm using ModernCV with Biblatex to make my CV. I've used the solution given to create a list of publications, sorted by type and by year. My ...
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BibLaTeX and Textmate [duplicate]

I can't get the BibLaTeX Package to work. When I run the 'create bibiliography'-command from TextMate I get the following error Message INFO - This is Biber 1.9 Command bibtex exited with status 2 ...
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Changing the top margin of one single page with typearea package

I have a bit of an exotic problem. I have a large document and want to extend the vertical margins of one specific page (publication list) in order to fit everything into one page. Extending the ...
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Running TeX4ht while using biblatex renders empty .html file [duplicate]

The issue I'm facing: Running TeX4ht renders an empty document when using references with biblatex. I'm using TeXmaker 4.1 on a PepperMint 5 OS (based on Ubuntu 14.04). The preamble of the document ...
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bibliography errors [duplicate]

I am about to start writing my thesis in latex, but seem to have some trouble implementing bibliography. In the simple document below, I am just practicising the basics. But I seem to keep failing at ...
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Best way to make biblatex's \printbibliography compatible with scrlttr2

I am trying to use biblatex together with the scrllttr2 class. The following MWE \documentclass{scrlttr2} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage{filecontents} \usepackage[backend=biber]{biblatex} ...
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Making a newspaper entrytype based on the article entrytype

I'm having a great deal of difficulty with defining a newspaper entrytype and adjusting the citation style to match my university's guidelines. I'm required to use Harvard format, so my newspaper ...
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Customise info order and punctuation with biblatex-apa and unpublished thesis

According to an APA manual I have, in the references section, an unpublished dissertation should be formatted like this: Doe, J. (2015). Title (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). Some university, ...
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Customizing authorstyle citation and numbered bibliography in different Format using Biblateex

I need authoryear e.g (Ning and Lovell, 2002) and numbered bibliography as under using Biblatex Kindly Suggest to edit modification to standard.bbx to generate bibliography as: [1] Ning, X., and ...
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Footfullcitetext and beamer: incremental numbering

It has been shown in this answer How to display the footnote in the bottom of the slide while using \columns? how not to break the column environment of beamer when placing a footnote via ...
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url in hyperref with local destination? [closed]

Using the hyperrefpackage in the xelatexenvironment, the external url="..." generated lead to a local address. With doi="..." it's not a problem at all. Any ideas how to solve this? ...
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Biblatex delimiter after journal title

I am trying to change the separator between the title of a journal article and the following element (In this case the name of the journal). however, I cannot find the proper delimiter in the §4.10 of ...
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Problem with URLs in bibtex file when using new Thesis class/template [closed]

I am using a thesis template for my thesis write up using Lyx interface. For my bibliography, I use JabRef manager to produce .bib file. It works fine except for the entries which have URL values, ...
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Different configurations for \footfullcite and \cite in biblatex

In a document, I use both \cite for some citations, and \footfullcite for other ones. I have a biblatex.cfg file for the configuration. I'd like to be able to have distinct configurations for the two ...