{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, edit \footcite command

I am using the biblatex package. for my thesis I have the following requirements for a citation in the footer: See "last name of the author" ("year"), "pages". example footcite: See Miller ...
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How to write this document in LaTeX? [duplicate]

I have the following document, I need to write this file by Latex. Please help me, thanks Indices n:{1,…,N} Set of nodes. c:{1,…,C} Set of products [set of priorities]. m:{1,…,M} Set of ...
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How can I call a macro within \tldatelabelcventry

Edit: MWE added. Edit2: Provided working intermediate MWE. I am using moderncv with moderntimeline package. I wanted to include a hack from http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/85981/6908 to display ...
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List of Biblatex styles [duplicate]

Is there a list of Biblatex styles with examples online? Google didn't find me anything but some minimal (i.e. ~ 3 entries) or those for BibTeX... (which don't work with biblatex, do they?) ...
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How by citing same bib entry to generate a new reference identifier with a twist

I am preparing an article for a journal that currently does not have a LaTeX template, but all of my material is in LaTeX. It has a somewhat special reference citation guide I have not seen yet, so ...
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Biblatex with biber backend fails to compile citations on Yosemite [on hold]

As the title already states, biblatex/biber combo doesn't compile citations on Yosemite. The TeX compiles property on Mavericks though. It seems .bbl file can't be created. I'm using Texpad on Mac. ...
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\mkbibquote does not close quotation marks if immediately followed by colon

The following biblatex record (embedded within a minimal LaTeX example): \begin{filecontents*}{\jobname.bib} @article{test1, Author = {Craft, Robert}, Title = {Stravinsky at His ...
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Biber won't generate Bibliography

I am trying to switch over to BibLaTeX from BibTeX. When I use backend=bibtex I get the proper citations and bibliography (but also the limitations of BibTeX). When I change to backend=biber (and ...
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What does the mandatory constraint type in biblatex do?

The biber/biblatex data model allows the user to specify constraints on the data model with \DeclareDatamodelConstraints. In the default data model defined by blx-dm.def there is: ...
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How to achieve full compression of references with biber and add comments to grouped citations?

I am working on a thesis, where I need to cite a lot of different papers. Following the regulations in my discipline, I need to group citations, i.e., a single number, for example (1) stands for a ...
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Remove punctuation between urlseen and url, using biblatex (American Sociological Association reference formatting)

I've just about gotten my bibliography up to my advisor's standards, but there's one thing that I just can't seem to figure out. I need to remove the punctuation between the printouts of {urlseen} ...
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Error with percent sign in bib entry field when using biblatex/biber

I'm trying to use biblatex (v1.5a) with biber (v0.9.3) instead of BibTeX but I am having a problem with bib entries, where the abstract contains a percent sign. In that case, in the bbl file the ...
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Hungarian BibLaTeX online citation

How to make BibLaTeX print Elérhető: http://digitus.itk.ppke.hu/~lazar/cnn/SegedFileok/ZA_TemplTervArt.pdf (elérés dátuma 2014. 04. 22.). instead of Available: ...
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MiKTeX 2.9, LyX 2.1, BibLaTeX: How do I suppress language after title field in references?

I am using BibLaTeX with LyX and have the following as my TeX file: %% LyX 2.1.0 created this file. For more info, see http://www.lyx.org/. %% Do not edit unless you really know what you are doing. ...
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Hungarian BibLaTeX journal citation

How to make BibLaTeX print "27. évf. 1. sz. pp. 5-23" instead of "vol. 27, no. 1, pp. 5-23" ? MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Wants all the references at the end of beamer slides

I want to add all the references at the end of beamer slide. I have a .bib file but it is showing error with "it is part of preamble" for (\bibliography{.bib file}) but when i used it in the preamble ...
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biblatex sorting problem when the author's name starts with cedilla accent

I ran into the following problem with biblatex. I use bibliography sorted by authors names, and one author's name starts with S-cedilla, which is encoded as \c{S}. This author then is placed as if ...
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How to elegantly break long doi field

This is a code snippet from my paper. \RequirePackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents}{bib.bib} @article{baumert62, author = {Baumert, Leonard and Golomb, Solomon W. and Hall, Jr, Marshall}, ...
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Biber/BibLaTaX problem: no such file or directory in cache

I am having a problem using biber/biblatex, that I just can't seem to solve. The first problem was Biber complaining about finding the wrong version of biblatex control file (2.6 instead of 2.5), ...
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Convert bib file from BibTeX to biblatex

I have a bib file that I have been using with BibTeX for a number of years. I have now switched to creating my bibliographies with biber and the biblatex package. Every once in a while I need to ...
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Biblatex error can't use file + pdf

For my bibliography, I'm often getting an error message like: Package biblatex Warning: BibTeX reported the following issues (biblatex) with 'Olevsky2000': (biblatex) - ...
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natbib=true with Biblatex gives brackets when command \citetext{\citealp{}} is used

I'm using biblatex with natbib enabled. I would like to insert some text into multiple citations using \citetext as: \citetext{\citep{Ginsburg:1988ie}; but see \citep{Allik:1991ft}} which gives ...
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Using biblatex - having trouble getting it all working [duplicate]

I've been trying to get it all setup for a while but though the errors have stopped I can't actually get any references working. Here's the references file : 32 @book{wrong, 33 author ...
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Custom Sorting Order for the Bibliography with biblatex according to Sanskrit Alphabet

I want to add a bibliography of primary sources to an article, and sort its entries alphabetically according to Sanskrit alphabet, using IAST and utf-8, a, ā, i, ī, u, ū and so on, how can I tell ...
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Avoid hyphenation of BibLaTex labels

Based on the labelalpha style, I defined by own BibLaTex label, which consists of the first author's full name and the date of the publication. However, if the author's name is long and the citation ...
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Can bibtex print a bibliography without including [LABELS]? [on hold]

If I have write, for example, \cite{ahu61} with the following .bib entry @article{ahu61, author={Arrow, Kenneth J. and Leonid Hurwicz and Hirofumi Uzawa}, title={Constraint qualifications in ...
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Appending “Chapter #:” to numbered chapters but not unnumbered ones in a bibliography by section

I use the following code to general a bibliography-by-section in a 'book' document, but this appends "Chapter #:" to all chapters, including unnumbered ones. How can I modify the code to only append ...
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Using bbl file generated by biblatex to be embedded in tex file [duplicate]

I formerly used bibtex to generate my bibliography and then used the temporary generated .bbl file's content, that is copy and pasted all of its contents at the end of my text file. But after using ...
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Where are conflicts between biber and biblatex?

I have seen they're are a lot of problems between biber and biblatex on fedora, but I need it! I have fedora 20 with texlive-full and biber version 1.8 because of the old age of texlive fedora ...
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“Undefined references” using endnotes (both enotez and endnotes packages)

Please, consider this code: \begin{filecontents*}{\jobname.bib} @book{ kuhn:1982, author = "Thomas Kuhn", title = "La struttura delle rivoluzioni scientifiche", publisher ...
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Create own cite command in biblatex

I have the following problem: I need a kind of very simple "double citing system". For normal literature I use the author-year style in biblatex without problems. I made following small changes: ...
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Title before author name?

I want to have title before author name in my list of references. How I could achieve that. I am uising the following setup for biblatex: \usepackage[backend=biber,sorting=ydnt, ...
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Problems with bibliography and references in TexWorks

I am writing a report in Latex, and I have the references in a seperate bib file and I reference them in my main document as \cite{xxx} I am using Texworks on Windows. After compiling the bib to ...
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byauthor in biblatex-mla: “By” omitted and semicolon at the end?

biblatex-mla still causes me despair. It seems that something is wrong with how it handles byauthor as well. Consider this database entry: @incollection{adorno, author = {Max Horkheimer and ...
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Compiling LaTex bib source [closed]

I am writing my thesis (thesis.tex) in Latex, and I have the references in an own reference.bib file which look as follows @Article{xxx, author = "D.A. Reinhard", title = "Case ...
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Biber+biblatex+beamer undesired automatic unicode conversion

Biber is driving me crazy, converting LaTeX-encoded characters in bibliography into utf-8, which LaTeX seems to hate despite utf8 inputenc. I tried using newunicodechar, as suggested in another post, ...
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Biblatex unitalisize in text citation

I'm trying to get a Harvard citation style working but I don't know how to unitalisize the title in an in text citation. I'm using pdflatex and biber to produce my results. pdflatex is version ...
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Why is the biblatex option “useeditor=true” ignored for book articles?

Consider the following MWE. As can be seen, the option useeditor=true is ignored for the @incollection entry, and it is in fact treated equally with useeditor=false. Why? And how can I make it care ...
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Problem in Bibfile - I assume so [closed]

Everything was working fine, until-I don_t know what happened but I get 665 errors and no output. I assume it must be because of my Biblatex-file as I get millions of errors on unfound references. ...
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How do you cite conference proceedings?

This might be a little far fetched for this site, if it's inappropriate, close it, but please direct me to where I could ask this question. My bibliography is growing quite huge and the time has come ...
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Duplicate statement of series/number when using @incollection with bibtex-mla

Consider this database entry: @incollection{catani, author = {Stephanie Catani}, title = {Kultur in der Krise}, subtitle = {Zur Konstruktion von Männlichkeit bei Alfred Döblin und Robert ...
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Abbreviating a name in biblatex when first name is missing

This is now a follow-up to Prevent abbreviation of names for anonymous work with biblatex, itself a follow-up to Abbreviate resolved abbreviations in authors' first names in biblatex. In short, I ...
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LaTeX extra } issue

I'm trying to compile a document that uses BibLaTeX with the Biber backend, but I keep getting these errors on the last line of my document: ! Argument of \hyper@anchorstart has an extra ...
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Biblatex abbrevation for no author/editor/year/etc. in alphabetic style

I use an alphabetic citestyle with biblatex. Sometimes I have entries where no author or editor or year is given. For example there is often no editor for a proceeding. At the moment I leave the entry ...
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Name and dashes in Biblatex

Please, consider this code: \begin{filecontents*}{\jobname.bib} @incollection{ kuhn:1980, author = "Thomas Kuhn", title = "Logica della scoperta o psicologia della ricerca?", ...
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Bibliography headline in capital letters using classicthesis and biblatex [duplicate]

I use LyX with classicthesis. I just switched from natbib/bibtex to biblatex/biber, because I need some of the functionalities. Everything works fine, but now the word "Bibliography" does not appear ...
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suppressing URLs in footnotes but not bibliography

I am using Biber and the verbose IBID style setting to generate my footnotes. Here is my bibliography settings \usepackage[citestyle=verbose-ibid, bibstyle=authoryear, backend=biber, ...
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APA Biblatex - undefined control sequence [duplicate]

fairly new to latex and biblatex, whenever I try to use the style=apa I get ) [10] ! Undefined control sequence. <argument> \mkbibdateapalongextra ...
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OSCOLA bibtex issues on mac OS X

I have installed the OSCOLA bibtex package on OS X (http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/biblatex-contrib/oscola) and I am positive that I did copy the files in the right places ...
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Biblatex doesn't produce spaces between citations with footcite or footcites

When I use \footcites for multiple citations, I get a semicolon delimited list of citations, but I don't get any space. In what may be a related problem, if I use the prenote field in \footcite, I ...