{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: Standard way to cite a volume of a series in a collection

Is there a standard way to cite a volume of a multi-volume series that appeared again in a multi-volume 'collected works' edition. Like, I wanna cite 'Volume 6 of Series 6 of the collected Works of ...
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Unable to compile index using OSCOLA bibliographic style

I am trying to generate tables of cases and legislation in a document that cites legal materials. I am using the OSCOLA style for BibLaTeX which generally works well. However, I am having difficulty ...
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Print biblatex bibliography without labels

my question is rather similar to this one, except that I'm using biblatex and not bibtex. I searched the manual and TE, but I can find only answers how to use a custom label provided by biblatex, but ...
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website for easy creating biblatex code?

Is there any website like http://www.citethisforme.com that easily creates citation file? This website has a search engine, that the user can add his keywords like the name of author or book and when ...
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Altering Date Format in References

I am still working on formatting my references according to my department’s standard. I am currently trying to alter a date format but failing. I need: 30. Sept. 2003. Yet anything I do doesn’t ...
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No period between article name and journal, {article}-only (authoryear-ibid)

my department has very specific expectations for formatting the Works Cited. Usually, most parts are to be delimited (by a period, a comma, a colon…). I got around most of the issues, but one remains. ...
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Biblatex: field “series” has wrong format

This is my first attempt to create my own style for Biblatex and Biber. I used chicago-authordate as a starting point, because it matches many of my requirements. By drawing from information found ...
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How to list “inproceedings” items with “volume X of …” in biblatex

I'm using biblatex with the authoryear style, which results for @inproceedings items in ... "Title". In: Booktitle. Vol. 123. Title of Series. How can this be changed to: ... "Title". In: ...
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Articleno in biblatex?

Does biblatex have an articleno field or equivalent? In addition, can I use article number in page ranges? The problematic article in questions has the following: pages = {19:1--19:39}, articleno = ...
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biblatex - how to romanize words in italic title and v.v [duplicate]

In this article: Italics/roman in BibTeX a question was raised but not really answered. I have the same problem, but now with biblatex. If my entry is e.g.: @article{Diensberg:boy, author= ...
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Correct way to specify discretionary hyphens in bib files with biblatex/biber

Today I unexpectedly received the dreaded character not set up for use with LaTeX from inputenc. In this case, I was also pretty sure the error came from a .bib file. However, I grepped everything in ...
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How to use the Multi Bibliography resource from biblatex with beamer?

I am working with beamer and biblatex. I am writing a series of lectures and I want each one of them to have a separate bibliographical reference. I am running pdflatex foo.tex biber foo.bcf ...
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Print text when bibliography is empty

With biblatex, I'm looking for a way to check if the bibliography is empty, and if so, print some custom text. Something along the lines of this pseudocode: \ifempty\thebibliography [[ no ...
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Add journal name to biblatex references

I'm using biblatex in a beamer presentation so that I can use the \footcite command. The problem is that bibliography styles handling in biblatex don't look quite straighforward and none of the ...
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Authors typeset in bold in the reference list using bibtex

There were some questions about this topic on the site yet, for example: Make specific author bold using biblatex Make specific author bold using biblatex without consistent author formatting Bold ...
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How to limit number of authors in square brackets in alphabetic biblatex style?

I'm using biblatex with the alphabetic style. If there are multiple authors it takes the first Letter of every author (first example), but I'd like to have just the first author (second example, but ...
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Biblatex not referring to article [duplicate]

I have recently switched to biblatex and facing some problems. MWE follows: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage[top=1in, bottom=1in, left=1in, right=1in]{geometry} \usepackage{setspace} ...
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Selectively modify some citations appearance

I am using biblatex with the following setup: \usepackage[style=nejm,hyperref,natbib,backend=biber,maxnames=2,minnames=1]{biblatex} Let us consider, as an example, this citation. ( ...
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Problems citing letters published in articles in biblatex-chicago

I'm having trouble citing @letters printed as part of an @article using biblatex-chicago. This is my MWE: \documentclass[utf8,12pt,letterpaper]{report} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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Who can help me to create a *.bbx file? [closed]

I was trying to find a suitable bbx style, but found none. So I decided to make my own. Then I realized that all the \DeclareBibliographyDriver, \usebibmacro and so on is too complicated for me, I ...
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Biblatex: delimiter between type and school

My document (LuaLaTeX): \documentclass[a4paper,oneside,12pt]{scrreprt} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage[backend=biber,firstinits=true,sorting=nyt,maxbibnames=3]{biblatex} ...
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Non-abbreviated author name in biblatex

I write my thesis using biblatex for bibliography (JabRef for bibliography database) and need to cite an author, that don't have first name and last name, but has name and toponymical nickname. I ...
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Looking for a bibstyle for biblatex I have never encountered [duplicate]

A journal I like to submt to requires a bibliography style that appear do require lots of hacking. Before I start, I looked at the biblatex manual and it appears the style mingles different styles. ...
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Footnotes (e.g. citations) in the footline of beamer frames?

I like to have references to images etc. on my beamer slides printed in the footline area of the frame, i.e. close to the bottom: In the example I create the footnote 'manually' like this: ...
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Citing (author, journalabbr., year) needed

I am looking for a certain kind of citing in my thesis. Unfortunality there is no option in biblatex for my needs. Is the best thing to declare an new "short journal"-field in the bib file or does ...
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Biblatex mla - no bibliography, no references, no nothing

I'm relatively new to the world of LaTeX, but so far I managed to put together a nice looking layout by browsing through StackExchange and reading manuals. Now I've been trying for 3 days to get ...
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biblatex: Better preview of \cite command (before biber is run)

When using biblate, writing a citation like this Also see \cite{oscars_book}. and just executing pdflatex once to get an early cheap preview, without running biber and pdflatex again (editors ...
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Biblatex, number followed by dot in bibliography

I'm using bibtex and biblatex for my documents. I'm now writing an article and am required to write the bibliography with the following style: 1. C. Tsallis et al., Phys. Rev. A 63 (2001) 042104. ...
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Trouble with using Biblatex with self-made package for my thesis

I have been working on a package in which to place all layout codes for my thesis. Here I also define the Biblatex codes. I am, however, having some trouble with getting biblatex to function properly. ...
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Creating a BibTex Bibliography, TexMaker doesn't find the bibliography file

I'm working with LaTeX for a short time, and I am currently trying to write my thesis with it, but unfortunately something just doesn't work. When I compile my files there is no Bibliography output ...
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biblatex: cite without affecting sorting order

I want citations in numerical style sorted in order of appeareance, using biblatex. BUT: I want to have citations before the mainmatter, e.g., in nomenclature or on the title back page, without ...
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Using \ExecuteBibliographyOptions causes bibliography not to appear

I'm writing my thesis and trying to get separate reference indexing for each chapter. Working off a friend's template, it seems I'm looking for the \ExecuteBibliographyOptions options. However, when I ...
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Where are conflicts between biber and biblatex

I have seen they're is a lot of problems between biber and biblatex on fedora, but I need it ! I have (on a fedora 20 with texlive-full) biber 1.8 because of the old age of texlive fedora package ...
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turn the first author into hyperlinks using BibLaTeX and hyperref [closed]

I want to turn the first author into hyperlinks using BibLaTeX and hyperref- I found this related question that aims to turn titles into hyperlinks in verbose mode using BibLaTeX and hyperref. I did ...
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Biblatex multiple author in-text initials missing [closed]

I have a strange situation with my in text citations. It's happening specifically with multiple author entries. The initial of the first author is fine but the the initials of the other two authors ...
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Manual citation of specific references with biblatex-chicago

How can I tell Biber that I have just manually cited a specific citation? This question is not about \mancite. In biblatex-chicago there is a command called \mancite which allows you to signal to the ...
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Winedit problem with biblatex (cygwin1.dll)

I have a strange bug occurring when I compile my tex file with pdftexify in winedt 8.2 (I have a win7 64bit machine) First, I have set biber.exe in the Winedt execution modes screen. All the packages ...
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Redefine the printnames command so as to change the font?

the \printnames command produces one of the following output: John Smith John Smith and Paul Winston John Smith et al. However I don't want to print the first names of the authors. That is, the ...
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Removing article pages from the footnotes using Historische Zeitschrift Style

I use this command to remove pages from the footnotes when the incollection is quoted but to leave them in the bibliography. \renewbibmacro*{chapter+pages}{% \printfield{chapter}% ...
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Formatting biblatex citation to handle non-latin (Japanese) author names

I am trying to customize biblatex (with biber as backend) so as to handle Japanese authors' names in an elegant way. Lets consider the following bibtex entry: @article{HondaSuzuki2014, author = ...
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Problems in citing in Beamer [duplicate]

I'm trying to cite an article in a frame and display the URL at the same time (Beamer). But all I get for the citation is a print out of the key. As for the URL I can't make it work. ...
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Cannot convert to Chicago style in biblatex-chicago with notes

could you please help me! I need to convert a text to Chicago style with short notes and bibliography afterwards, like this: as Dahl has shown,56 Notes 56. Dahl, Democracy, Chs 1 and 2. ...
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Custom authoryear bibstyle to match German dinat

I use biblatex in my document like this: \usepackage[backend=biber, hyperref=true, sorting=none, url=true, isbn=false, ...
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biblatex + biber + babel: configuration for polish language and style of bibliography (missing polish.sty)

This problem is probably trivial, but it's very important to me. After hours spent on searching the solution I couldn't find it. My LaTeX document works very well with biblatex, biber and babel, but ...
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Including bibliography in LaTex gives error

I'm writing an IEEE paper and I wanted to use the IEEEtran bibliography style for my research paper. I used the following code to add the bibliography \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} ...
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Problems with updated biblatex 2.9 in TeX Live 2014 [closed]

I have problems after updating all Tex Live 2014. This is the error in .log: Package biblatex Warning: File 'Desarrollo.bbl' is wrong format version - expected 2.4. biblatex version which is ...
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Biblatex bibliography title fields for different entries

I'd like to typeset my bibliography (which currently contains > 100 entries) and I'm strongly considering using biblatex. I'd like to try some alternatives, being one of them printing the title of an ...
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Printing references using biblatex doesn't work with tables and figures

This is the my document: % !BIB TS-program = biber \documentclass{llncs} \usepackage[ngerman,british]{babel} \usepackage[british]{babel} \usepackage{microtype} \usepackage[pdftex]{graphicx} ...
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Biblatex: Multiple citation numbers all within same bracket with tthe ieee style

I'm using the ieee style for biblatex and when inserting citations I want [1,2,6-10] Right now I'm getting [1],[2],[6-10]. How can I change this?
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Multiple citing [duplicate]

I am currently working on my bachelors degree and I am having trouble with BibLaTeX and Biber. The Problem is as follows: I want to cite the same paper more than once, and I want it to appear at the ...