{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. Sorted references in footnote

I want to do something like that. I prefer option sorting=nyt in Biblatex. But with command \sfcite{} I don't have sort order like in References. Question 1: Is there a way to sort \sfcite{} before ...
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Unusual Ordering of Bibliography with Biblatex

I'm using biblatex with bibtex as a backend and I am trying to understand the ordering of the citations in the bibliography. A MWE is as follows \documentclass{article} ...
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BibLaTeX, sort=none and floats

Consider the following MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage[% style=numeric-comp, sorting=none, ]{biblatex} ...
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Don't sum up books in bibliography [duplicate]

I'm using biblatex with biber backend and verbose-icomp preset. When citing in the text, I need the ibid-features, but mustn't use the compact features in the bibliography at the end. Can I somehow ...
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Error : Package inputenc Error: Keyboard character used is undefined

I was adding references to my .bib file and everything was just working fine. I came acroos a document ...
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TeX capacity exceeded under Droit-fr 0.4 [closed]

I'm currently having a trouble with my Thesis on Latex. I'm using Droit-fr.sty and latexmk. Here is my main console: Subroutine makeglo2gls redefined at (eval 8) line 19, <GEN1> chunk 1. ...
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Biblatex-biber bug

I am victim of the known biblatex-biber bug described here which leads to mass spurious missing citations, resolved only by deletion of the biber cache (dozens of files). Previously it was occasional ...
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Placement of Jr. and Sr. with biblatex

In most bibliographic styles, the suffixes Jr. and Sr. go after both names of an author in the bibliography, preceded by a comma: Gauch, Hugh G., Jr. (2012). Scientific method in brief. Cambridge: ...
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Biblatex style: use '=' in final bibliography

I'm afraid this is a stupid question, but browsing Biblatex styles I could not find an answer. The editor of a book wants this from contributors: TEXT as noticed by Ross 2003, p. 75 FINAL ...
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makeindex: sorting “7B” as a number

The following minimal example: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{makeidx} \makeindex \begin{document} A\index{7B} simple\index{5} example \index{9} showing\index{7} the problem \printindex ...
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Using three different reference lists in one document with different citation styles

I try to include three different reference lists into one article, all using different citation styles, like e.g. in this mini layout example: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} We have ...
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Any amsalpha-like style in Biblatex?

Did anyone know is there a way to set style for biblatex? I would like a way to backref the cited page with linkedin hyperref, it seems that the Biblatex can do this, but the style is quite ugly!!! ...
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How to always include certain author name in citation?

I'm interested if there is a way to include (always) author name (my name) in citation even if name is not first or second in article. % arara: lualatex: { shell: yes } % arara: biber % arara: ...
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Short form of same author

I'm having a problem while writing my project paper. I'm quoting the United Nations multiple times so doing that I have to use the short form of the author. As a result my paper should look like this: ...
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How can I change the color of bibliography headers when I use biblatex with the reading style?

Based on the answer http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/149753/4172 to the question Highlighting particular bibliography entries, I am trying to obtain a reference listing using the reading style of ...
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LyX + Biblatex => XHTML (for conversion to ODT)

I am writing a document in LyX (2.1.2) and need to share it for editing and review purposes with others who do not use LyX/LaTeX. I am also using Biblatex + Biber for the bibliography. LyX's inbuilt ...
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Special format for label made from author initials

biblatex with style=alphabetic generates a label from the author name(s) in a way depending on the number of authors: (1) for a single author or “many” authors, the label is made from the beginning of ...
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biblatex style=apa, undefined control sequence [duplicate]

I want to use the apa style with biblatex and have some troubles. I use pdflatex from Miktex 2.9 (64x) and also downloaded biber and copied it into the bin directory. If I try to compile the ...
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How to treat multiple references to the same work as one citation

On my PhD thesis I'm frequently refering two versions of a work. For instance, a translation of Marx's Eighteenth Brumaire and the page on the german Marx-Engels Werke. Biblatex's \cites (or ...
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Don't use brackets in bibliography (“1.” instead of “[1]”)

I want to use references like "[1]" in my text, but "1." in the bibliography. I did find the exact same question: How to use 1. (number followed by dot) format instead of [1] format in bibliography ...
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Getting the field 'pagetotal' to show in @inproceedings (biblatex)?

In this question, the OP asks how to get the field pagetotal to appear in articles using biblatex, but I want to get the same field to show in @inproceedings entries as well, but I can't get that ...
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BibLaTeX: Customizing backreferences

I am trying to switch from Natbib to BibLaTeX. In Natbib (via hyperref), I have the following customization for backreferences: \renewcommand*{\backref}[1]{} \renewcommand*{\backrefalt}[4]{% \ifcase ...
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biblatex citestyle “phys”

I'm new to the biblatex environment and I'm trying desperately to have clean citation in my documents. I want to have something like: I want to cite this 1 References 1 Author, etc.... I manage ...
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Strange output when citing and in reference list with biber/ biblatex

when I create (using texlive2014/biber/biblatex/csquotes) a references list or when I simply cite something in the text with commands like this \parencite[cf.][]{Hunt2007} or ...
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Suppress the 'note' field using biblatex

I'm using biblatex to handle my references, I prefer the numeric-comp style: \usepackage[ style=numeric-comp, sorting=none, maxcitenames=2, maxbibnames=10, doi=false, ...
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Biblatex: use Latin abreviations for page numbers instead of localized ones

When using biblatex for my bibliography in a German document, page numbers are abbreviated with S. x or in case there are two consecutive pages S. xf (where x is the page number). For formatting ...
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Biblatex in-text citing, missing 'and' between authors

I'm using biblatex for my report and I've run into a small problem. When I have multiple authors in my .bib file and I want to cite them in text, I do not get an 'and' between the authors: ...
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Pulling Information out of Bibfile

I would like to organize the papers I've read in the way outlined here http://academia.stackexchange.com/questions/10578/how-to-read-and-take-notes-on-research-papers/10616#10616. But it kind of ...
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bibinitsep in biblatex issue

Redefining \setlength\bibinitsep{2.0\itemsep} didn't work with the newest version of biblatex and biber. I think the issue is described here, but there seems to be no fix so far. Has anybody an idea ...
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Capitalize words after colon in biblatex

I'm trying to use biblatex and biber to emulate, as best as possible, the default capitalization of bibtex's plain style. (I'm switching to biber/biblatex because of the better formatting options and ...
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inbook type dashes out the author name when author and editor are the same

My problem is that when the author and the editor names are the same in @inbook, author name is not shown in bibliography. Instead there is a dash. I'm already using dashed=false option. How can I fix ...
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biblatex - How can I make \printfield{number} just print the number (figures) without “Nr.”?

In a style I use \printfield{number}. This produces something like ISO Nr. 827443 The relevant part on page 140 in the manual says: \printfield[format]{field} If the <format> is ...
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how to use \savesymbol for the bibliography?

My bibliography contains, among others, several words in polutonikogreek. I haven't found a better way than to use the polutoniko-macros from teubner. As some other package redefines the macro \aa ...
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How to transfor “t.” into “vol.” with the french version of citeyear? [duplicate]

I use the package : \usepackage[style=authoryear, language=french]{biblatex} I have followed the instructions given for this precedent question Missing “Vol.” and “No.” in biblatex/biber to add the ...
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Prefix reference id does not work as expected

I'm trying to separate my bibliography from the general bibliography. I want something like [MINE1] XXX for me and [1] YYY for others. So far I've the following code: \documentclass[a4paper, ...
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Bibliography style DIN 1505 T2

I'm trying to adapt the German bibliography norm DIN 1505 T2. As seen in my minimal example, I almost managed it: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{filecontents} ...
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How to extract BibTeX entries (as DOI, abstract, etc.)

I want to automate personal reading notes generation, I'd like to be able to automatically extract a field's content from a BibTeX entry (other than year or author). E.g. given a BibTeX entry ...
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Biblatex ibid in lowercase if prenote is present

I've defined my own biblatex style (see MWE) which uses citations in footnotes. I've patched the prenote command, because otherwise biblatex writes the prenote text in lowercase (note: I don't want to ...
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Reference to not yet written object (supress warnings)

Is there a way to make references to not yet written code? Basically I just want to supress warnings that appear, when I write \ref{}, cause I happen to have references to things, that will come ...
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How do I use biblatex with Gummi?

I've spent hours and hours looking through posts and documentation and I still have no idea. The documentation is unending, I just want to know how to actually use it. I use Gummi to edit my .tex ...
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Multiple citations as [1,2] with single \cite

At the moment I have something like this in my latex document: \cite{NgRussell:ICML2000,AbbeelNg:ICML2004} However in the pdf this appears as [3], [5] while I would like to see [3,5]. The following ...
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Have biblatex output the same ordinal edition as bibtex in IEEE (bib) style?

Consider this MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{filecontents} % tlmgr install filecontents \begin{filecontents*}{btest.bib} @BOOK{Mittelbach2005, author = {Frank Mittelbach}, edition = {2. ...
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How to replace the second footcite “Author. Title. Year.” by “Ibid”?

I would like to present footcites as follow: Author. Title of the article. Year of the article. [ref] or Ibid. [ref] (for the second times of the same cite) For the first presentation, I ...
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Bibliography string 'by' undefined in Canadian

I use babel with the canadian language, and biblatex-chicago. If I use a @inbook reference with a bookauthor field, I get the following error: Bibliography string 'by' undefined at entry 'smith' on ...
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url break in biblatex versus url break in \url

I have code. In this code the url break in \printbibliography is not working. The url break in \url is working. Code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{filecontents} ...
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Biblatex bibliography formatting

I am using biblatex with bibtex backend to generate the bibliography. I am using \printbibliography to place the bibliography between the end of the document and end of the last chaper. Unfortunately, ...
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Bibliography does not appear at all while using biblatex

Having read the comments and following advise on how to use biblatex from here I have create the following structure (which still does not produce the bibliography correctly): %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% ...
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Footcite in Float Caption

Is there an easy workaround for using \footcite{...} command in figure/table captions, to produce the same citation formatting in the footer as if the citation was used outside of the float. At the ...
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Biblatex: Change color of journal title without removing DOI links

I want to change the colour of all journal titles (the ones with hyperlinks and those without) to a blue colour but at the same time keep the hyperlink that uses the DOI of the journal article to link ...
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Is it possible to make a reference clickable without showing its DOI or URL field?

I'm using biblatex with the following options \usepackage[backend=biber,style=numeric-comp,sorting=none,% isbn=false,url=false,doi=false,firstinits=true]{biblatex} Thus, my bibliography ...