{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 author aliases for sources in another script

I'm trying to figure out the best way to manually provide a transcription/transliteration of author names by way of an additional field in the biliography entry using biblatex. Take for example the ...
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labelprefix to newrefcontext replacing prefixnumbers to printbibliography not working

After updating biblatex of MikTex 2.9 I get the following error message when using: \printbibliography[prenote=conference, keyword=C, prefixnumbers={C}] Package biblatex Warning: prefixnumbers ...
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biblatex don't show section

in my configuration for biblatex I added another sction for Images. Here's my code so far: \newcommand{\@bibtitle}{Quellenverzeichnis} \newcommand{\@bibtitleLiteratur}{Literatur} \newcommand{\@...
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Biblatex in Beamer doesn't work unless backened=bibtex8 is provided [duplicate]

I have ref.bib and want to cite some papers at the end of the slides. So far I know I should use \footfullcite{key} with \usepackage{biblatex} and the references would be shown at the end of the slide....
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Print all authors in \citename when maxnames=N is set [duplicate]

What I would like to do, is to print the full author list for a reference, in a document where I've set maxnames to a small number. I'd like the names printed as Firstname Lastname. The list of ...
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Identifying genuine biblatex warnings with enotez

As mentioned in the comments in Biblatex, citing with endnotes, ibid tracker gets thrown off, in the following biblatex will issue a cry wolf, issuing a warning that some citations were undefined. \...
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Customize biblatex authoryear bibliography

I am trying to customize a the biblatex authoryear style. In the footnote I only need to call for the Surname, Year and Page number. In the bibliography I need to repeat this short reference in bold ...
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Biblatex Warning: No driver for entry type 'standard' [duplicate]

In one of my papers I reference an ISO standard using the @STANDARD entry type, e.g.: @STANDARD{GML2007, title = {ISO 19136 (GML 3.2.1)}, organization = {International Organization for ...
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Command line setup after install mactex from brew [closed]

After I installed mactex from brew on osx. I like to include all tex-related commands to my class path because basically I work on terminal using vim and make. Below I've done something already In ....
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Change biblatex style locally in refsection

In the thesis that I am writing, I use biblatex with biber as the backend to print a list of references after each chapter and a global bibliography at the end. In the beginning of the document I need ...
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Biblatex Bibliography: How to make year bold and put editor in parentheses?

First question, so tell me all the things I do wrong! So thanks to @moewe (Bold the last names authors/editors in a biblatex bibliography (but only the ones in front of the title)) my bibliography ...
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\DeclareSourcemap filter by \perrefsection

Is it possible to filter within a DeclareSourceMap a specific refsection, just like the filename? I would like to use the same bib-file in two refsection. While the first refsection contains the "...
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BibLatex: right reference order in multiple bibliography lists and wrong reference order in cite

I have several bibliography lists with ynt sorting order each. When I cite references from the list I need [1-4] sorting instead of [1,3,2,4]. \documentclass{report} \usepackage[defernumbers=true, ...
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how to add a reference in non-standard format to a LaTeX bibtex file?

I would like to add this reference in Latex, could someone kindly help? How could I add it using bibtex? National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, ``Development of an FCW Algorithm Evaluation ...
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How can I change the color of bibliography item when using biblatex with beamer?

I want to change the color of the bibliography item to be black. I used the following code. How can I change the journal names to black color? \usepackage[backend=biber,style=numeric]{biblatex} \...
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Biblatex: No author year delimiter for one literature type

I am using biblatex/biber and have - among books and articles for which i use several bibliographies - the document type "misc", which I use for legal documents. I am trying to implement a specific ...
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Biblatex not working, wrong \printbilbiography [closed]

Hello I was looking through the forum on how to do citations at footnotes and got the this code example, which was working for people but not for me. I just get a "²foo12" instead of the reference. I ...
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biblatex long name in editor field [closed]

Using biblatex and biber, those entries : @book{LEGONIDEC1847, author = {Le Gonidec, Jean-François}, title = {Dictionnaire Français-Breton, enrichi d'additions et d'un Essai sur l'Histoire de la ...
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Biber breaks bibliography when citing mulitple references crossref'ing same entry

I'm using xetex to build my TeX file and just migrated from BibTeX to BibLaTeX / biber to get support for @online-references asf. I like biber, however it seems to break my bibliography, because ...
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Referencing Bibliography with Text (and backref) without printing anything

I want to link an bibliography entry to a place in the continuous text but without using \cite or any variation of this that produces output like the key, name, year etc. Nevertheless there should be ...
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Use keywords-field for sorting biblatex bibliography

I want to create a bibliography that groups references together. I thought I could add keywords and then use \printbibliography[keyword=a] for example. To use style=numeric, I would like to sort by ...
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Is there a tool to merge many .bib files to a main bib file avoiding duplicates?

For each article, I get a .bib file, then I have to copy it to the main bib file I'm using with bibtex. Is there tool, even outside of latex programming, to merge all .bib files to a single one and ...
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sorting authorname and highlight it in bold

enter code hereI used to use the piece of code below (that i actually found here) to highlight in my name bold in my bibliography for CV or thesis. It worked just fine but for the last 3 weeks or so ...
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getting started with Texmaker biblatex and biber [closed]

i try to create a simple tex document which uses \cite. my problem is not the document itself, but the software to get properly set up. i am using ubuntu mate 16.04 LTS i installed texmaker 4.5 - ...
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Biblatex and Beamer and IEEE problems [duplicate]

I am not entirely sure if this is unique to the beamer class, but I am running into a plethora of errors with a variety of biblatex commands when I use the ieee style (I am relatively sure that it's a ...
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Biblatex: Sorting by Alphabet in Bibliography problems with authorname prefixes

I have a bibliography with a bunch of legal documents, for which I use the misc type. I use sorting nyt. However, it does not recognise the Author "De-Minimis-Verordnung" as starting with a "d", but ...
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\bbl@main@language error in biblatex

Here is a simple document: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[% backend = biber, bibstyle = biblatex-sp-unified, ]{biblatex} \addbibresource{test.bib} \begin{document} \cite{test} \...
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How to omit leading zeros in dates using Biblatex?

In .bib file I have my eventdate field (for @inproceedings entry) set like this: eventdate={2012-08-02/2012-08-16} Output looks now like this (using the [alldates=terse] option, with language '...
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Journal title present in .bib but missing in .bbl

The journal title form my .bib file does not get transferred to the .bbl file. Here's an entry from the .bib file: @article{bangor09determining, title = {Determining {{What Individual SUS Scores ...
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Citation problem [closed]

Whenever I compile and run my filename.tex file it give me the following error: ! File ended while scanning use of \BR@@bibitem. This happens when I add a new article in the bibliography.bib file....
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Citations not working properly while using biblatex-chicago [duplicate]

Biblatex-chicago package doesn't work properly. I have main file main.tex: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[% authordate,% maxcitenames=2,% backend=biber,% ]{biblatex-chicago} \addbibresource{refs....
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Biblatex: How to sort articles in only one of several bibliographies by year?

Simple question, but I can't seem to figure it out. I use biblatex/biber and use several bibliographies for different document types in my document (e.g. one for articles and books, misc for legal ...
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Biblatex: Change date/year output for one literature-type only

I have a book that uses footnotes and several bibliographies, and includes books, articles and the like. Ordinarily, the citation style author-year and along the lines of "Author (Year), Title, ...
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How do I extract my own papers from references as a list of publications? [closed]

I'd like to extract my own papers from references as an independent page, say Publications. I following the answer with the highest upvotes from Including additional bibliography (publication list) ...
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“! Missing $ inserted.<inserted text>$ \printbibliography[heading=bibintoc]” error

this is my main.tex . I am getting crazy finding where the problem is. Till a couple of hours ago everything was working well because I was putting my hands only on the "Chapter1.tex", included in ...
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Biber: Filter bibliography with existing keywords by author name

A bibliography having entries from a specific author only should be created using biber's sourcemap feature. Answer http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/65145/99345 shows how to do it with adding a certain ...
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Consistent punctuation with custom cite command

I am using the solution from Is it possible to fine-tune the citation positions in Tufte-BibLaTeX combination? which works nearly perfect. However the punctuation at the end of the citation is not ...
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Biblatex: Don't show n.d. when no year is given

I am using biblatex/biber with several bibliographies for my book, and the misc-type, which is also a single bibliography (as a chapter), for legal documents. These documents often do not have a ...
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Creating a legal bibliography and citation style from scratch [on hold]

General infos I'm a law student in Switzerland and I discovered about a week the beauty of LaTeX after having a big fight with MSWord (over pretty much everything). I got around the basics (paper ...
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“Missing \begin{document}” error when compiling bib file (Biber) [duplicate]

I'm getting a "missing \begin{document}" error when trying to compile the following .bib file (using the F6 key in TeXstudio): @Online{tagstore, author = {Karl Voit}, title = {tagstore --- ...
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TeXstudio Citation Help [duplicate]

I am having trouble getting TeXstudio to produce IEEE style citations. I am using biblatex. When I compile the document, the citations are referenced by their ID, not by a number in brackets like ...
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How to get vim-latex's \cite completion to pick up the .bib file from the directory below?

I'm using the Classic Thesis Latex template which provides the Chapters in a separate folder in relation to the 'root' file and the .bib file. When editing the chapters in Vim I would like to use the ...
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Umlaute with biblatex not displayed

I have the following Bibtex source: @Book{sarndal_estimation_2005, Title = {Estimation in {Surveys} with {Nonresponse}}, Author = {S{\"a}rndal, Carl-Erik ...
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Automatically cite author's name in full the first time it appears

It seems like there used to be a working solution but I guess it stopped working with updates to biblatex: http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/46469/36836 Maybe someone is able to update the solution or ...
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Biblatex with BiBTeX backend, Same Footnumbers and Bibliography Numbers, while different Style in Footnote and Bibliography

fellow TeX-enthusiasts! I'm using Biblatex with the BibTeX backend (Please don't tell me I need to use Biber, it don't work an my system for some reason...) I have two problems, which I can solve ...
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How to stop latex from changing < to squiggles [duplicate]

How to stop latex from changing < to squiggles outside math mode?
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No bibliography printed in the document [duplicate]

I'm using TexMaker for my thesis, but I can't have any bibliography printed in the final document. This is the code: \documentclass[11pt,a4paper,twoside,openright]{book} ... \usepackage[babel]{...
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\citefield{key}{author} and \citefield{key}{journal} of biblatex do not work [duplicate]

Consider following MWE: \documentclass[varwidth]{standalone} \usepackage{biblatex} % version 3.3 with biber 2.4 (TexLive 2015) \begin{filecontents}{\jobname.bib} @article{example, author = {...
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Capitalize editortype field

I want the first letter of the editortype field to always be in uppercase in the bibliography. So I tried this: MWE \begin{filecontents}{\jobname.bib} @book{batman, editor = {Batman}} \end{...
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Combine \footcite with \citeauthor

I'm fairly new on using LaTex, so maybe this is a really simple question to answer. I've rewritten the whole question due to the comments made. What I'm trying to do is to declare my own command that ...