{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 add comma after journal issue before year

I just started to work with Biblatex and I'm struggling to figure out how to add a comma for articles after the issue number and before the year. This is how my footnote citation looks like: And ...
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Redefine Biblatex field entry (or alias creating)

I have a file in bibtex format with records like: @BOOK{11980, author = "French, A. P.", title = "Vibrations and Waves", publisher = " ", year = 1971, numpages = 327, language = ...
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Error when using \cite with page number in short caption of table

when using the \cite command with a page number in the short caption of a table or figure along with the command \listoftables, I keep getting the following set of error messages: ...
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Multiple bibliographies in one document showing different fields

I'm using biblatex (backend biber) to generate the bibliography in my PDF. In particular, I have two bibliographies, one regular numeric and one with a dedicated bib environment. Now I would like to ...
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Error when using autonum and biblatex [duplicate]

I get an error when building a document using both autonum and biblatex. Here is a minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[backend=biber]{biblatex} ...
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Add URL field to footcites using style=authortitle-icomp

I would like to add the field URL for footcited @online{} items. The biblatex manual was not helpful for me. I use biber and biblatex with the following options: \usepackage[ backend=biber, ...
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biblatex and autonum don't work together

biblatex and autonum don't seem to work together in the newest version. Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[backend=biber]{biblatex} ...
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Break a URL before dots for BibLaTeX entries

I'm using BibLaTeX to generate the bibliography. Some of the entries contain very long URLs that need to be broken into two or more lines. The output I'm receiving is something like "Amazing ...
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How to make citations using sentence fragments instead of numbers?

Does anyone know a way to make endnote citations that use words or sentence fragments from the body of the text, instead of numbers or symbols? (My reason for doing this is so that there is no ...
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Remove numbers from CV bibliography using biblatex in Texshop

I have a question in relation to my CV that I am working on in Texshop. The problem I have encountered is to do with the bibliography, which shows up numbered - like so [n]. I have been trying to ...
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List of Biblatex styles [duplicate]

Is there a list of Biblatex styles with examples online? Google didn't find me anything but some minimal (i.e. ~ 3 entries) or those for BibTeX... (which don't work with biblatex, do they?) ...
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How by citing same bib entry to generate a new reference identifier with a twist

I am preparing an article for a journal that currently does not have a LaTeX template, but all of my material is in LaTeX. It has a somewhat special reference citation guide I have not seen yet, so ...
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What does the mandatory constraint type in biblatex do?

The biber/biblatex data model allows the user to specify constraints on the data model with \DeclareDatamodelConstraints. In the default data model defined by blx-dm.def there is: ...
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Biber won't generate Bibliography

I am trying to switch over to BibLaTeX from BibTeX. When I use backend=bibtex I get the proper citations and bibliography (but also the limitations of BibTeX). When I change to backend=biber (and ...
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How to achieve full compression of references with biber and add comments to grouped citations?

I am working on a thesis, where I need to cite a lot of different papers. Following the regulations in my discipline, I need to group citations, i.e., a single number, for example (1) stands for a ...
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Remove punctuation between urlseen and url, using biblatex (American Sociological Association reference formatting)

I've just about gotten my bibliography up to my advisor's standards, but there's one thing that I just can't seem to figure out. I need to remove the punctuation between the printouts of {urlseen} ...
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Hungarian BibLaTeX online citation

How to make BibLaTeX print Elérhető: http://digitus.itk.ppke.hu/~lazar/cnn/SegedFileok/ZA_TemplTervArt.pdf (elérés dátuma 2014. 04. 22.). instead of Available: ...
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Hungarian BibLaTeX journal citation

How to make BibLaTeX print "27. évf. 1. sz. pp. 5-23" instead of "vol. 27, no. 1, pp. 5-23" ? MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Wants all the references at the end of beamer slides

I want to add all the references at the end of beamer slide. I have a .bib file but it is showing error with "it is part of preamble" for (\bibliography{.bib file}) but when i used it in the preamble ...
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biblatex sorting problem when the author's name starts with cedilla accent

I ran into the following problem with biblatex. I use bibliography sorted by authors names, and one author's name starts with S-cedilla, which is encoded as \c{S}. This author then is placed as if ...
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How to elegantly break long doi field

This is a code snippet from my paper. \RequirePackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents}{bib.bib} @article{baumert62, author = {Baumert, Leonard and Golomb, Solomon W. and Hall, Jr, Marshall}, ...
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Biblatex error can't use file + pdf

For my bibliography, I'm often getting an error message like: Package biblatex Warning: BibTeX reported the following issues (biblatex) with 'Olevsky2000': (biblatex) - ...
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natbib=true with Biblatex gives brackets when command \citetext{\citealp{}} is used

I'm using biblatex with natbib enabled. I would like to insert some text into multiple citations using \citetext as: \citetext{\citep{Ginsburg:1988ie}; but see \citep{Allik:1991ft}} which gives ...
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Using biblatex - having trouble getting it all working [duplicate]

I've been trying to get it all setup for a while but though the errors have stopped I can't actually get any references working. Here's the references file : 32 @book{wrong, 33 author ...
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Custom Sorting Order for the Bibliography with biblatex according to Sanskrit Alphabet

I want to add a bibliography of primary sources to an article, and sort its entries alphabetically according to Sanskrit alphabet, using IAST and utf-8, a, ā, i, ī, u, ū and so on, how can I tell ...
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Can bibtex print a bibliography without including [LABELS]? [closed]

If I have write, for example, \cite{ahu61} with the following .bib entry @article{ahu61, author={Arrow, Kenneth J. and Leonid Hurwicz and Hirofumi Uzawa}, title={Constraint qualifications in ...
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“Undefined references” using endnotes (both enotez and endnotes packages)

Please, consider this code: \begin{filecontents*}{\jobname.bib} @book{ kuhn:1982, author = "Thomas Kuhn", title = "La struttura delle rivoluzioni scientifiche", publisher ...
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Create own cite command in biblatex

I have the following problem: I need a kind of very simple "double citing system". For normal literature I use the author-year style in biblatex without problems. I made following small changes: ...
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Avoid hyphenation of BibLaTex labels

Based on the labelalpha style, I defined by own BibLaTex label, which consists of the first author's full name and the date of the publication. However, if the author's name is long and the citation ...
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Title before author name?

I want to have title before author name in my list of references. How I could achieve that. I am uising the following setup for biblatex: \usepackage[backend=biber,sorting=ydnt, ...
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Problems with bibliography and references in TexWorks

I am writing a report in Latex, and I have the references in a seperate bib file and I reference them in my main document as \cite{xxx} I am using Texworks on Windows. After compiling the bib to ...
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Biber+biblatex+beamer undesired automatic unicode conversion

Biber is driving me crazy, converting LaTeX-encoded characters in bibliography into utf-8, which LaTeX seems to hate despite utf8 inputenc. I tried using newunicodechar, as suggested in another post, ...
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Compiling LaTex bib source [closed]

I am writing my thesis (thesis.tex) in Latex, and I have the references in an own reference.bib file which look as follows @Article{xxx, author = "D.A. Reinhard", title = "Case ...
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Why is the biblatex option “useeditor=true” ignored for book articles?

Consider the following MWE. As can be seen, the option useeditor=true is ignored for the @incollection entry, and it is in fact treated equally with useeditor=false. Why? And how can I make it care ...
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Biblatex unitalisize in text citation

I'm trying to get a Harvard citation style working but I don't know how to unitalisize the title in an in text citation. I'm using pdflatex and biber to produce my results. pdflatex is version ...
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Duplicate statement of series/number when using @incollection with bibtex-mla

Consider this database entry: @incollection{catani, author = {Stephanie Catani}, title = {Kultur in der Krise}, subtitle = {Zur Konstruktion von Männlichkeit bei Alfred Döblin und Robert ...
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Abbreviating a name in biblatex when first name is missing

This is now a follow-up to Prevent abbreviation of names for anonymous work with biblatex, itself a follow-up to Abbreviate resolved abbreviations in authors' first names in biblatex. In short, I ...
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Biber/BibLaTaX problem: no such file or directory in cache [duplicate]

I am having a problem using biber/biblatex, that I just can't seem to solve. The first problem was Biber complaining about finding the wrong version of biblatex control file (2.6 instead of 2.5), ...
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Name and dashes in Biblatex

Please, consider this code: \begin{filecontents*}{\jobname.bib} @incollection{ kuhn:1980, author = "Thomas Kuhn", title = "Logica della scoperta o psicologia della ricerca?", ...
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Bibliography headline in capital letters using classicthesis and biblatex [duplicate]

I use LyX with classicthesis. I just switched from natbib/bibtex to biblatex/biber, because I need some of the functionalities. Everything works fine, but now the word "Bibliography" does not appear ...
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APA Biblatex - undefined control sequence [duplicate]

fairly new to latex and biblatex, whenever I try to use the style=apa I get ) [10] ! Undefined control sequence. <argument> \mkbibdateapalongextra ...
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OSCOLA bibtex issues on mac OS X

I have installed the OSCOLA bibtex package on OS X (http://www.ctan.org/tex-archive/macros/latex/contrib/biblatex-contrib/oscola) and I am positive that I did copy the files in the right places ...
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LaTeX extra } issue

I'm trying to compile a document that uses BibLaTeX with the Biber backend, but I keep getting these errors on the last line of my document: ! Argument of \hyper@anchorstart has an extra ...
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How to include a manually-formatted citation in Biblatex

I have a situation where I need to cite a source for which biblatex doesn't appear to have a good format. Specifically, I need to cite a piece of legislation in MLA format. The particular legislation ...
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When combining several input files into one main file, corresponding .bib files (for each chapter) in biblatex [closed]

I have question on which i spent already significant amount of time. Wondering if you could help me, or refer in the direction where I should go. So the basic goal: is to combine 2 chapters and ...
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Biblatex Package Problem

i need your help, cause I need to use the bibliography. I use Bibtex for my Literature and tried to implement it info my study, but it don't work. Could anybody help me with it? The failure is: ...
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Second footcite isn't displayed correct

If I use a same footcite twice, it isn't displayed in the correct form. Beside of that, I would like to count the footcites/notes not per page, but for the hole document. So, the cites of the second ...
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References in latex

How can I write like the references below in latex? I want just an example to show me how can I create spaces. For example in the first reference: how create spaces in the second and third line. Any ...
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Only Author+Title+Year in footnote

I am using \usepackage[backend=biber,bibencoding=utf8,style=verbose-inote,]{biblatex} Is it possible to have only Author+Title+Year in the footnote, but the full reference in \printbibliography?
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suppressing URLs in footnotes but not bibliography

I am using Biber and the verbose IBID style setting to generate my footnotes. Here is my bibliography settings \usepackage[citestyle=verbose-ibid, bibstyle=authoryear, backend=biber, ...