{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 is not working fo me

I a total biginner in LaTeX and am using TeXworks. I was trying to use biblatex for my bibliography as I think it is the best to use with harvard style (which I want to use). However, it is not ...
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bibliography in scrbook

I am using the WinEdt QuickGuide.tex as a template and tried to put in my bibliography with the following in my preamble: ...
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Biblatex + Currvita for clever way of managing cv

I'm trying to make a cv, based on the currvita package, because I like seeing the publication years neatly aligned to the left. However, I'd also like to use Biblatex to manage the references to the ...
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Additional author causes biblatex to ignore maxcitenames [duplicate]

I have 2 books and in the latter one an additional author is added. This somehow causes my set maxcitename in the options for biblatex to be ignored. In the attached picture you can see how it looks ...
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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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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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Some problem with biblatex [closed]

I have some problem about use biblatex with my document. I add package like this: \usepackage[ backend = biber, bibencoding = utf8, sorting = ynt, ...
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adding asterisks to author last name using Chicago Style (meta-analysis)

Similar to this question, I would like to asterisk certain citations in the reference list but using style=chicago-authordate instead of apa. For some reason that I do not know, this small change ...
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Sorting of multiple citations with biblatex

I would like multiple citations to be sorted with respect to the order that they appear in the references, no matter the order in which I write them. Please see the following MWE. It produces ...
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Unexpected output of \textcite with shorthand

I want to use shorthand to abbreviate the author of a publication. Unfortunately, \textcite gives and unexpected output. MWE: \begin{filecontents}{myfile.bib} @book{goossens93, author = ...
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oscola and babel

Using pdfLaTeX 3.1415926-2.5-1.40.14 (TeX Live 2013/Debian) with different versions of biblatex+biber+oscola, including the latest available, I get several errors when I include babel[italian] ...
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Is there a way of using something similar to natbib's \citenum in biblatex?

The natbib package provides the command \citenum, which returns just the number of the citation, unlike the typeset reference of \cite. Is a similar command available for biblatex?
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LaTeX conflict between biblatex and draftmark?

I need to use biblatex for a draft of a report. I'd like to use draftmark to create a water mark as well. However, the document fails to compile even with just the usepackage statements. Here is a ...
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Adding comma after journal name in biblatex

In the following code how can I add a comma after the journal name without changing the style. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[backend=bibtex,style=numeric-comp,firstinits=true]{biblatex} ...
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\printbibliography not doing anything [duplicate]

I'm relatively new to latex, and I'm trying to get a test bibliography working. I'm just going through the sharelatex section on biblatex ...
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bibliography omit page number from TOC

i would like to omit the bibliography page number from the TOC, i am using memoirclass and biblatexpackage for bibliography. why i want that, because i uncounted the page numbers and now it shows a ...
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Help locating conflicting options error

I have a conflicting options error message, and I can't figure out what is causing it. Please see my set-up below. I realise this a pretty complex set-up, so I'm not looking for a full analysis of it; ...
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biblatex: in bibliography, first author's last name comes first, other author's last names come second

I am using biblatex for my references. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,titlepage]{article} \usepackage[backend=bibtex,maxcitenames=2,style=authoryear]{biblatex} \bibliography{file} In the bibliography, ...
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How to tell BibLaTeX to produce the full citation instead of “ibid.” at a specific location?

Background: I am using BibLaTeX/Biber with style=authoryear-icomp to produce "(ibid.)" whenever there are successive identical citations. However, at certain points, I use \citetext{foo} to enter a ...
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ß becomes SS in bibliography with BibLaTeX/Biber and XeLaTeX

Background: I am using BibLaTeX, Biber and XeLaTeX to write a book that contains a bibliography. The bib-file is encoded as UTF-8 and contains "special" characters such as umlauts (ä, ö, ü) and sharp ...
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How to modify numeric-comp style in biblatex

How can I modify the numeric-comp style in biblatex to achieve the following kind of bibliography: D. Goss, A simple approach to the analytic continuation and values at the negative integers for ...
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biblatex-biber: How to customize the order in the bibliography?

I am having difficulties with setting up the layout of my bibliography. I would like to have a numeric style which does a none sorting so its order is as it appears in the text. Plus I would like my ...
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In-text citation with biblatex-apa not using et al. correctly? Two authors listed before et al

I'm writing my thesis, and have had the strangest behavior from just one in-text citation. I'm using biblatex/biber with the following setup: \documentclass[letterpaper, 11pt, twoside, ...
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How to output ISSN field for specific biblatex types (@inbook)?

The below MWE, compiled with pdflatex test.tex && biber test && pdflatex test.tex && pdflatex test.tex: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[ bibencoding=utf8, ...
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reduce spacing before and after citation

Having used these instructions I saw a problem. When I use the \citep command I take: ( name, date ) Instead of: (name, date) What's my problem? ...
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\slash vs \addslash in biblatex

In the bibliography, should one use \slash or \addslash when working with biblatex in order to get a breakable slash. The documentation says to use it when specifying styles, but there is no mention ...
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Printing year as category title automatically using biblatex?

Using sorting=ydnt orders the entries properly, but I would like a category title to be printed out for each year in which an entry appears before listing those entries. Is there an easy way to do ...
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use authoryearstyle in biblatex with year label letter for same first author [duplicate]

I use \usepackage[backend=biber, style=authoryear-comp, maxcitenames=2]{biblatex} for my bibliography, which works perfectly fine. However, when an author appears multiple times biblatex also shows ...
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IEEE Journal abbreviations with biblatex

I have a bibliography file obeying BibTeX rules, which I know can be compiled always with biblatex. This Question already clarifies how to use biblatex to produce references in IEEE style. Now the ...
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Biblatex conditional punctuation depending on field value

I am using the style authoryear in Biblatex and I currently have a comma after the journal name as follows \DeclareFieldFormat{journaltitle}{#1, } The output I obtain is for example, Journal of ...
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Issue with breaking spaces for bibliography

I'm using xelatex, biblatex and biber When I make bibliography with \printbibliography, it may break lines for common elements like initials or volume numbers or so (see example below). I want to ...
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Author-year citation labels links broken by line breaks don't work [duplicate]

I am using biblatex with author-year style. Since I wanted the links in the citations include also the author name I used the solution given in this question (hyperlink name with biblatex authoryear ...
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How to make the author field bold, including the conjunction “and” in Biblatex? [duplicate]

I am using style = authoryear in Biblatex and I want to make all author names, including the conjunction "and" in bold. I have used the following commands ...
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Ordering of the bibliography with biblatex, notes at the end

I do have a problem with the order in the whole reference section. I use the packages below and implemented hyperlinks to each reference in the bibliography. This is done (as shown below) by making ...
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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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no page break between shorthands and bibliography

I am using the following commands for my bibliography: \usepackage[style=verbose-ibid,firstinits=true,sorting=nty,sortcites=true, useprefix=false,isbn=false,maxnames=99,citetracker=true, ...
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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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hyperlink the whole citation call-out not only the year [duplicate]

I am using the following packages and if I cite something with \textcite or \parencite it only cross-referencing the year to the corresponding entry in the bibliography. I saw in some papers that they ...
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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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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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Hyperref: linkg full citation [duplicate]

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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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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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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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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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 [closed]

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 [closed]

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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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. ...