{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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For article in biblatex-chicago which field for the editor of the journal?

I am getting the impression that biblatex-chicago places the editor of a journal in the wrong position, or am I getting something wrong? Shouldn't the editor be printed after the title of the journal? ...
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Author highlighting with biblatex-apa

I'm trying to implement the author highlighting provided here: Make one author's name bold every time it shows up in the bibliography The solution works fine until i activate the apa style for ...
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inputenc causing “Error: Unicode char \u8:Ø\isdot not set up for us”

In the text below, the line \RequirePackage[utf8]{inputenc} is causing this error: Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8:Ø\isdot not set up for us It's something to with the {\O} in the bib file. ...
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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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Undefined control sequence in \printbibliography (biblatex)

EDIT: On a suggestion I added: \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} and changed \bibliography{citations.bib} into \addbibresrouce{citations.bib} This solved this specific problem, even though I now ...
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Bibliography entry for a volume of a book which has its own (sub-)title

I am wondering how to use biblatex for a bibliographical entry for a book in two volumes which have (sub-)titles of their own. I am expecting something similar to the first entry in my exemplary ...
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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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Displaying pagetotal

How do I convince biblatex-chicago to display the total pages of a book? The required field seems to be pagetotal, which can be disabled as an option, but even if I explicitly enable it, it is ...
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biblatex: purge author and display “with” co-authors

I am a newbie with biblatex, and would like to accomplish the following: For a reference that is typically displayed as: Blastname N., Alastname N. and Clastname N., Title of article, Journal ...
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biblatex footcite style

I'm currently using biblatex and biber for my bibliography. While using bibstyle=alphabetic and citestyle=alphabetic generates the desired output, I want to edit the footcite format. As you might ...
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The bibliography is not working

I am looking at videos on how to assemble a thesis. I am converting my endnote database into references.bib. Here is my code: \documentclass[12, twoside]{report} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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How to deal with a tilde in url's in Mendeley?

If a link in an url contains ~, Mendeley changes it to $\sim$ and hyperref links just don't work. I use pdflatex and biblatex. Is there a quick way how to change manually the link in Mendeley to fix ...
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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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Citing a range of papers (using numeric keys)?

Is there a way so that, when I cite a range of papers, the output is a range of numbers, instead of a list of numbers? In other words, when I type ... some dummy text here is due to me \cite{me1, ...
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Selectively citing full month name with biblatex-ieee?

Consider this MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[ bibencoding=utf8, backend=biber, natbib, style=ieee, % this abbreviates month always! dateabbrev=true, % but this (alone) seems to ...
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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 [duplicate]

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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\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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One of my cites shows with first name initial for some reason? [duplicate]

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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Biblatex/biber fails with a strange error about missing recode_data.xml file

I'm trying to use biblatex and when I compile my document I get an error like the following: Windows data source C:\Users\<username>\AppData\Local\Temp\par-5061756c\ ...
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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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! Misplaced alignment tab character &.<argument> Arts &Sciences Writing Program \end [on hold]

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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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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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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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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How to make Author-numeric citation style?

Having been using Author-Year apa style for a while. However, the numeric style references-list seems neat. The issue is that the numeric \citep{} only shows [number] in bracket. So I wonder how to ...
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How do I get “et al.” to appear in italics when using \textcite or \citeauthor with biblatex

I'm using biblatex with the chem-rsc package option. I sometimes make use of the \textcite{<key>} or \citeauthor{<key>} commands to put the authors' name into text. When there are many, ...
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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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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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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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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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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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automatically update \addbibresource file path

Is there a way to automatically update the file path of where my references are stored? I keep them in a folder "References". This is the full path to my references: ...
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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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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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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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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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“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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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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Bibliography Style with abstract and numbered references

How to get a bibliography style that generates numeric-style citation call-outs and typesets the contents of the abstract fields of bibliographic entries?
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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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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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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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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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Error message when using biber

Great site here. I have a question regarding Biblatex and Biber. My current .tex file structure looks like this in TeXworks: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{inputenc} ...
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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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Problem using \citep{} w/ biblatex and @online

Got the following Document: \documentclass[a4wide,11pt]{report} \usepackage[dutch,english]{babel} \usepackage{blindtext} \usepackage{biblatex} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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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 ...