{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 “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 ...
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biblatex-ieee ignores protection for capital letters in title

since the last update (v1.1k) of the biblatex-ieee package the protection of capital letters for the whole title doesn't work anymore. I am using misc as entrytype and I want to keep the whole title ...
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\csquotes messing up Bibliography [duplicate]

I'm pretty new to LaTeX, but will try to be as clear as possible. I'm writing a thesis in humanities, so quoting is quite significant for me - both in-text quotes and block quotes. Therefore I'm ...
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Modifying the oscola citation style

I would like to make several modifications to the oscola citation style, but have little experience with modifying biblatex styles. I'm hoping these are not difficult modifications and that someone ...
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Error when manually creating a bibliography on a mac

I tried to use the following structure: \usepackage[backend=bibtex,style=numeric]{biblatex} \begin{document} ... \cite{123}... \begin{thebibliography}{99} \bibitem{123} A. B. C, Test. ...
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Adding a comma after “et al.” in citations doesn't work for a different language “et al.”

In an assignment, I am required to have citations formatted in the following manner: in the authoryear style with a comma after the andothers-string (normally "et al.") with "et al." translated to ...
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Biblatex - Shortauthor length problem

I cite the Android Open Source Project multiple times in my work. So i just declare the same shortauthor multiple times like this: @ONLINE{online_android_apiguides_services, TITLE = ...
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\AtEveryBibitem{\clearfield{Title}} in beamer?

In my beamer presentation, I want to cite the reference without title. So, I tried: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[ backend=bibtex8, defernumbers=true, sorting=none, firstinits=true, ...
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biblatex cite current frame in beamer

Is it possible to cite only the reference in current slide (frame) of beamer in a bibliography at the bottom of this slide? I tried this one: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[ backend=bibtex8, ...
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Convert from a textplain reference to bibtex

I have the following list of publications in a text plain file: [1] Heikki Ailisto, Petteri Alahuhta, Ville Haataja, Vesa Kyllönen, and Mikko Lindholm. Structuring context aware applications: ...
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\DeclareFieldFormat inside \renewbibmacro*: Whats the difference between {##1} and {#1}? [duplicate]

I'm using BibLaTeX with biber and the authortitle style and I want to omit the "p." when citing an entry in my .bib-file BUT ONLY for entries with a non-empty shorthand field. I managed to do so by ...
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BibLaTeX-dw style authortitle-dw: How to apply firstfull=true but not to entries with shorthand field

I'm using BibLaTeX with style=authortitle-dw and option firstfull=true. Is there a way to NOT apply firstfull=true to those entries in my .bib-file, which have a shorthand entry? A MWE, that only ...
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Chicago-style citations of CJK documents #2

I'm regularly citing East Asian material in styles similar to HJAS (but sometimes in the author-date style). This has been possible thanks to the ingenious solution offered in Chicago-style citations ...
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BibLaTeX style “philosophy-verbose” with “shorthandintro=false” option gives keyval Error

I am using biblatex and philosophy-verbose style to insert references in my LaTeX document. In some bib entries, I have inserted a shorthand field and decided to cite them only with the shorthand as ...
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Writing the company name in a patent bib resource [duplicate]

For my Master Thesis I need to cite patents. One patent is held by a company. By adding the company as an author I get B. F. GmbH instead of the complete name. Same happens, when I enter the company ...
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Why won't biber-biblatex work with memoir? [closed]

Why won't biber-biblatex work with memoir? Seems that this is a longstanding issue, but I have not discovered any reliable resolution. In this mwe I get errors (i'm summarizing) like undefined refs ...
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Biblatex: Title of crossref not shown in @INREFERENCE entry

I am using a bibfile with an @INREFERENCE entry. Surprisingly when cited the title of the lexicon is not shown. Here is my minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[backend=biber, ...
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How to create a remotely accessible, centralized .bib bibliography?

I would like to create a remotely accessible, centralized .bib bibliography on GitHub that I can use in my .Rnw and .tex files in various directories. It would also make it easier to collaborate and ...
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Continuing pages need a heading

I am trying to modify a .cls file to write down my thesis, in particular I am trying to add modify the CITED LITERATURE, and allow Continuing pages to have heading, CITED LITERATURE (Continued). Any ...
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How to get the lettering in \citeyear?

I have the following document \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{xunicode} \usepackage{polyglossia} \usepackage[maxlevel=3]{csquotes} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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biblatex-chicago, cmsdate=both with same origdate and date

On the subject of the date field in the author-date style, the biblatex-chicago manual states on p. 87: If the original publication dates — in the origdate field — are the same, and the reprint dates ...
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Bibliography heading on every page

My thesis guideline states that bibliographies should continue to next page with heading "Kaynaklar Dizini devam ediyor" (meaning "Bibliography Continued"). I'm using memoir and biblatex. How can I ...
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Is it possible to have several entries in a bibtex-date field?

My documents are often referring to articles that span several issues of the same journal, as in the following example. In building the file, biber complains that this would not be a correct date ...
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Tufte Fullwidth Bibliography across pages

I am trying to print the bibliography in a tufte-book using the whole width of the page, since I don't intend to put marginalia into the bibliography. Edit: I am using an updated version of tufte ...
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Biblatex AMA style

I'm counting on the fact that somebody must have done this and has a style file for biblatex-AMA (American Medical Association). Otherwise how do I make the list of references look like this: ...
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biblatex's \footfullcite typesets citation twice in beamer

Consider main.bib: @techreport{2012FracfocusChemical, author = {FracFocus,}, howpublished = {\url{http://fracfocus.org/water-protection/drilling-usage}}, institution = {The Ground Water ...
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Numbered Bibliography [closed]

I use biblatex and report documentclass. I need to remove the number before the bibliography title. Any suggest?
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Is there a time field where I can fill in the time I want? [closed]

I am going to add a web page to the bibliography, and therefore I need to add the time. I did not add the web page in latex when I got it from the web, so I need to add the time I actually used the ...
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Supressing some fields from biblatex footcite

I'm using biblatex in a beamer presentation and would like to show compact references in footnotes. I'm using \footfullcite, but the problem is that it prints all the fields usually expected in the ...
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Multiple references in one citation with links

I want to do Multiple references in one superscript citation but with the options of pdf or paper layout. When pdf is selected I want an internal link in the citation number to the reference and a ...
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How do I create a .bib file for bibtex?

how do I create a .bib file? I am trying to create a master bib file on texshop. When I save the file, it saves as a .tex, not .bib (even when I try to correct it manually). thanks in advance