{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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Handling interference between biber.conf and \DeclareSourcemap of biblatex?

In the MWE below, I show that I have a bibliographic entry, which has had comment characters % embedded in the abstract field; while this passes with bibtex, with biblatex/biber it makes a problem, ...
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Define how printed bibliography looks based on source

After a while I have to write a paper again and I want to use my old LaTeX template which is still working without problems. One thing I noticed and which bothers me is that the bibliography looks ...
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Bibtex / biber and letters in the pages-Field

I'm using biblatex and MiKTeX to write my thesis. My citations contain articles from a journal which uses a combination of a letter and numbers for the pages. The challenge is to cite the article ...
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Administrative Science Quarterly (ASQ) journal bibliography style in Biblatex

I am submitting a paper to the Administrative Science Quarterly (ASQ) journal, and I would like to format the bibliography according to their requirements using Biblatex. I am relatively new to ...
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Selective breaking of biblatex urls?

Based on Avoiding inelegant splits on URLs, I have this MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[backend=biber]{biblatex} \usepackage{filecontents} \usepackage{trace} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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Wrong page number of References in toc (scrreprt)

I got a problem with one page number in the toc: the one of the 'References' generated by biblatex. I am always using the command \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{title} to add stuff to the TOC, and in ...
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How to change biblatex-GOST styles?

How can i make my bibliography have this style? [3names, et al. if needed], [article name]. // [journal]. [Year]. – V. [volume]. – I. [issue]. – P. [page]. Style do differ for russian and english ...
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Hyperref: linkg full citation

I would like to color the entire citation. I am working with this citation style, using biblatex: Author Year. Hyperref is only coloring the year. Also, I would like Year to be in parentheses. ...
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Abbreviated title in \footcite, full title in \printbibligraphy

Using biblatex with: \usepackage[citestyle=verbose,bibstyle=authortitle,backref=true,hyperref=true]{biblatex} Generating footnote citations with \footcite and the bibliography with ...
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Biblatex order of entries in a multi-citation

I am trying to understand how to change the order in which citations appear when I use multiple entries. Unfortunately the BibLatex documentation is not really helpful, its so complicated. Lets say I ...
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Put parentheses around year in citation

I have the following Latex code, where I use biber and chicago style for citations: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[english,ngerman]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Biber Problem in OSX: why references not compiled?

[Update] This is solved thanks to Adam Liter's contribution in chat. This is summarised to a community answer below. I cannot understand why the references do not get compiled. I am running Yosemite ...
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Adding .bib in overleaf.com

I am making a presentation using this template https://www.overleaf.com/latex/templates/beamer-presentation/zxrfltwmbcrt#.VWST_1Y7SFU available at overleaf.com To add references, I followed the ...
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Show “notes” field in footnotes for footcite with citestyle=verbose

Is there a way to force the "notes" field to show in footnote citations? I know you can suppress fields with: \AtEveryCiteKey{\clearfield{url}} for example.
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biblatex does not print book in beamer [on hold]

Good day to all! Today, I'm using beamer and biblatex. In the bibliography frame, I want to print book references. But, I didn't obtain the desire result. What I have done is at the end, into the ...
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(nodate) in biblatex bibliography [on hold]

When I print my bibliography I literally see (nodate) in my source when there's no date for an online bibtex entry. For example: Apple. (nodate). Introducing Swift. Verkregen 22 december 2014, van ...
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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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Footnote citations correct bibliography numbering with minipage citations

I am using the following (along with \footecite) to enable footnote citations that also appear in an ordered list when I use \printbibliography. ...
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How to make option langid={english} conditional?

How can i make all references to have langid={english} option unless there are cyrillic letters inside a reference, then it should be langid={russian}? Optional question: How can i make all references ...
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How to add commas in biblatex citations [duplicate]

I'm struggling with my bibliography. I'm using ShareLaTeX and the biblatex package; nonetheless, my references appear in the document as (rogers 1995) but I need to add a comma after the author's name ...
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biblatex: per-entry language switching

According to biblatex manual (p.24), the hyphenation field in a bib-entry switches language on per-entry basis: hyphenation field The language of the bibliography entry. The identifier must be ...
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Is is possible to conditionally switch languages within one document? [duplicate]

I'm quite new to biblatex. I'm typesetting a collection that has papers both in English and Russian, and I'm making a single bibliography at the end of the book. For the bibliography to look pretty, ...
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Customized Citation Style

I started using Biber+BiblateX and I wanted to make it produce the citations in the form of a list of the first letter of the authors, similar to the alphabetic style. Similar is the key word: the ...
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′ symbol is not showing inside a bibliography

How do one fix "′" symbol not showing inside a biblatex bibliography? for example title={Metal extraction by N,N′-dialkyl-N, N′-diaryl-dipicolinamides from nitric acid solutions}, is shown like ...
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Add URL field to footcites using style=authortitle-icomp

I would like to add the field URL for footcited @online{} items. The biblatex manual was not helpful for me. I use biber and biblatex with the following options: \usepackage[ backend=biber, ...
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How do I instruct \fullcite to use maxbibnames rather than maxcitenames?

For my PhD thesis, I am including a List of appended papers automagically. To generate the references, I used to use \bibentry, but now I switched to biblatex and headed for \fullcite hoping it to be ...
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How to use both “et al.” and other lang. “et al.” in one bibliography? [duplicate]

I am using biblatex with custom biblatex-chem style in my paper like this: \usepackage[backend=biber,style=chem-angew,articletitle,maxbibnames=5,minbibnames=4,bibencoding=utf8]{biblatex} Also I use ...
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@conference and @inproceedings entry not working (Biblatex) [closed]

I've tried using both @conference, @inproceedings and @proceedings. None of them seem to work for me, I'm unsure why. This is how I've defined my bibliography in my style document: % Bibliography ...
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Multiple reference lists using biblatex: how to remove duplicated entries?

I'd like to have two lists of references in my document. However, I want each reference to appear only once in the entire document. \documentclass{article} ...
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Remove et al listing in bibliography; list all authors by full name [duplicate]

I'm currently using TexMaker and Biber on a Ubuntu machine. I'm quite happy with just using the standard numeric citation style, safe for 1 thing: it shortens all authors in my bibliography to "First ...
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remove asterik in Friggeri template

How can I remove the asterisk under Publicaciones section? I have tried: \renewcommand{\refname}{} \renewcommand{\bibsection}{} \printbibsection{article}{ } Compile with biber option But ...
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Inconsequent text citations [duplicate]

I want maximum one citation name in my text. Therefore I used the option maxcitenames=1 in the biblatex package. This works for all my references except for two: verdonck2009 and verdonck2011. I am ...
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Filter not found error using \printbiblist with biblatex (backend Biber)

I'm trying to generate a table of abbreviations from a subset of bibliography entries with short titles. My idea is to use \printbiblist{shorttitle} with a filter so that only references with a ...
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Umlaut in alphabetic citation keys in biblatex

My citation organisation tool of choice (so far) exports umlauts like ö as \"{o}. When these occur in the beginning of the first author's name of a bib entry, the citation shorthand is generated from ...
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Capitalizing “forthcoming” in bibliography but not in citation

I'm citing a couple of forthcoming articles without a known publication date, so I want to have "forthcoming" instead of the year in both in-text citations and the bibliography. However, I want to ...
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Automatically fill an empty prenote field when quoting with csquotes

I use biblatex with csquotes. If I quote indirectly I use \autocite and if I quote directly I use csquotes \blockcqute. I'd like to insert predefined text into the prenote field of the \blockcqute (or ...
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Only initials with citations, full names in the bibliography

My goal : I'd like the first names to display only initials when citing (like with the option firstinits=true), but the full first name in the bibliography. I already have customed the style in bbx ...
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Issues switching from natbib to biblatex; %-symbol in howpublished field and style from .bst file

I would need to have two bibliographies in my work and it seems this is rather tricky to do with natbib. Thus I thought I would move over to biblatex as printing two different bibliographies with it ...
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reference webpage apastyle

Im currently using Latex to write my thesis and I experience problems when adding webpage sources. I have tried with for example with @misc, but can't really figure out a good solution. I have ...
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Bibliography not printing/broken references links after .bib file update [closed]

I am using TexShop to write a thesis using the document class article. I was using a bib file which was updating all the references correctly without any errors with the \autocite option in the foot ...
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Suppress a biblatex field in only one of split bibliographies?

I am aware of \clearfield, \clearlist etc (cf. Is it possible to suppress a specific field from bibtex .bbl in biblatex?) - but I'm really not sure how to apply it in this context: Say you have a ...
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BibLaTeX: Rename author name on the fly

I'm using biblatex (backend: biber) and bibliography categories in order to construct automatically a bibliography of all my publications. In principle everything works fine. I just would like to ...
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Show first author only with \cite (with exceptions) - maxcitenames ignored for some authors

In a presentation I am currently working on, I would like to have all citations look like [LastNameOfFirstAuthor et al. 1999] where 1999 is the year and the "et al." only shows up for multiple ...
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bibtex to word download not working [closed]

Good day all. I wish to convert my bibtex to a word document. In the quest to download a software for such conversion I googled bibtex to latex and was referred to BIBTEX.ORG at ...
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Deleted author names if repeated

First, I'm French so I'm sorry for my English level :) During my bibliography production, I have this : But, I want : LAST NAME First name - Fasc. 176, ... - Fasc. 175, ... So, a list of ...
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“Empty Bibliography” error when compiling Biblatex [duplicate]

So I have been banging my head against a brick wall literally all day. I have tried 3 different Latex editors (Texmaker, TeXstudio, and Texworks) all on top of MikTex. I have tried copying code from ...
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biblatex not omitting shortauthor with repeating authors

I added support for shortauthors in biblatex authoryear. When one author has multiple entries authorname is omitted, but not shortauthor. How can I fix that? example \documentclass[a4paper]{article} ...
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Bibliography not aligned properly

Using the lines \begingroup \let\clearpage\relax \printbibliography \endgroup within my .tex document in combination with a .bib file created by Mendeley as well as the command biber ...
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biblatex: don't show pages attribute

I would like to remove the "pages" attribute from .bib files. I tried to pass \usepackage[usepages=false]{biblatex}, which seemed the logical way to do it, based on the documentation, but it does ...
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BibLateX - Missing \begin{document}

I wanted to use BibLateX with IEEE style, because of urldate. The problem is, I'm getting error: ! LaTeX Error: Missing \begin{document}. I'm using pdftex and bibtex for compilation. I'm ...