{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-apa:empty bibliography+undefindes references [duplicate]

I try to cite with the biblatex-apa-package but it just does not word and I don't unterstand why. I have worked with latex for a while but usually with headings from friends, so I am not very good in ...
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Underlined titles in bibliography with biblatex and ulem packages

I want to underline all titles in a bibliography using the biblatex package with Biber backend and the ulem package. biblatex seems to break ulem's line breaking capabilities. Please consider the ...
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What is the most appropriate way to configure biblatex for use with an unsupported language?

From time to time, I need to typeset Welsh. Sometimes, I need to typeset citations and bibliographies in Welsh. I think that last time I did this, I may still have been using BibTeX although I am ...
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Format of author and collaboration

I'm using biblatex + biber to produce my bibliography. Right now I'm using the following code to include a collaboration field into my bib. \DeclareSourcemap{ \maps[datatype=bibtex,overwrite=true]{ ...
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Change ampersand separator with parencite command in APA style

I'm using biblatex-apa to format citations and reference list. I would like to change & separator to and when using parencite citation command, e.g.: \parencite{ref1} --> (author and author, ...
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biblatex-chicago etoolbox error: Invalid boolean Expression

I am using bibtex as the backend for my biblatex bibliography but there seems to be some clash between it and the etoolbox package that I don't understand. This is on a fresh install of TeXlive 2014. ...
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Changing the style of footfullcite item [duplicate]

Currently \footfullcite{jdoe2014} for @inproceedings{jdoe2014, author = {John Doe}, title = {Some paper}, url = {http://somelink.com/file.pdf}, year = {2014}, note = {Rarecon} } ...
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biblatex - How can I force a colon after a period?

I'd like to print a colon after a period, i.e. after Hrsg. (German version of eds.). How can I achieve to have a colon after the string for {editors}? Picture MWE \documentclass[ a4paper, 12pt, ...
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How can I provide the editor names after the collectiontitle/booktitle, i.e. only once? [duplicate]

I reused some old code to have the editor names printed before the parent title of a source, however it gives me the parent title twice now. I can't spot the cause of it. How can I provide the editor ...
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biblatex repeated citations in footnotes that point back to earlier footnotes

I am using biblatex as follows: \usepackage[style=verbose-note,backend=bibtex]{biblatex} \renewcommand{\cite}{\autocite} % citations in footnotes This works almost as I want it. What I still would ...
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Problem with my unique bibliography format

My thesis bibliography format has a unique requirement as below. Cadenas, E; and Rivera, W., Renewable Energy, 35(12), 2010, 732-742. Author without article title and bold year etc. I could ...
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csquotes and invalid nesting with two nested \mkbibquotes

I was surprised when today I got the error message Package csquotes Error: Unbalanced groups or invalid nesting. After a while I found the culprit in my bibliography-file. It is a bib-item whose title ...
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biblatex: extract authors seperately

Given and BibTeX entry @articel{paper, author={Jane Doe and John Hansen and Tom Nielsen}, year={2012}, title={Paper title} } How do I make commands (using biblatex) that insert "Jane Doe, ...
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Bibliography horizontal line to replace author's name

The original question of this thread (Dashed=true option in biblatex gives biblatex2.sty error), was addressed by @JosephWright below, and should be kept for future reference. As I understood better ...
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biblatex - How can I print out the date (always provided as YYYY-MM) as a string at the end of a block?

At the end of an entry for standardisodin, I'd like to have the content in of the Date-field printed out like this: [...] Stuff, Version: May 2011. I think the month would get changed to my ...
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Unwanted space in path for `\addbibresource`

I wanted to store a part of a path to a bib-file in a command. But if I run this example (neither the bib-file nor the bib-entry is needed to see the problem) I get an unwanted space in the path: ...
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Page name “title page” instead of “1” in biblatex

I have a title page, which should not have a real "page number". Therefore, after the title page, I set the pagecounter to 1 with \setcounter{page}{1} Of course, internally, the title page still ...
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biblatex - How can I change the behavior when using \citetitle for a specific source type?

I'd like to change the behavior of \citetitle for a specific source type, which is standardisodin (which I got from here). I already managed to get the right order in the bibliography to my liking ...
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Is there already an amsalpha.bbx?

I searched but did not find one. If it does not yet exist, is there a project on biblatex style files for AMS journals?
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Biblatex Incollection entry with no author

Using biblatex authortitle I have an entry from a dictionary which has no author. In the citations is appearing using the title first for full citations (which is required by my style guide), and the ...
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How can my bcf files state biblatex version 2.5 when I have version 2.7 installed?

Biber (v1.9) is reporting a version mismatch ("Found biblatex control file version 2.5, expected version 2.6") so I checked what version I have installed. It is version 2.7 according to the RELEASE ...
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Wrong hyperref link using biblatex and titlesec

I'm using biblatex together with titlesec (yes, I know that they don't work well together ...). When I include the titlesec-package the hyperref bookmarks link to the wrong page. Consider the ...
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biblatex: reference both by chapter and at the end of the book

I currently print my references after the end of each chapter, using: \usepackage[backend=biber, bibencoding=utf8, refsection=chapter, style=numeric, firstinits=true, isbn=false, ...
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Change separator for articles in journals without volume number (biblatex)

I have the following code: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[style = authoryear-comp]{biblatex} \AtEveryBibitem{\ifentrytype{article}{\clearfield{number}}{}} % don't print issue for article ...
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(Autor, year) reference as well as citation style

The journal publisher has certain demands for citation and references which I have to fulfill. Following are the demands: All citations in text should refer to: 1. Upto two authors: Both authors ...
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Remove period from biblatex entry when there is no editor

Following suggestions by @moewe in the questions Enable "firstinits" in biblatex only for editors and Move names of editors followed by (Ed./Eds.) and a comma before title in biblatex, I ...
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What is wrong with these refs according to Biber?

the compilation failed with some issue reported by biber (see below) which is part of the dissertation file: Snippet of log file ... Package biblatex Warning: Biber reported the following issues ...
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Replace non-ascii characters with biblatex, part 2

This is a follow-up to the question Can't replace non-ascii characters with biblatex. The aim is to replace certain character strings in .bib file entries with other strings. Compiling the ...
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biblatex custom reference

I've been searching for a way to create "Custom References" with biblatex, but haven't found a solution to my problem. Among "normal sources" like Journal Articles, I need other references where I can ...
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How to get right a bibliography not in English using biblatex in tufte book? [closed]

I'm editing some notes in LaTeX using the Tufte-book class. I know I can use the natbib package with that class, but I've never used. I used bibtex recently. I like to use biblatex in this case as my ...
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How to put citations in footnote using square bracket style?

I would like the simple command \cite produces an entry in the bibliography (at the end of the doc) and in the footnote, using the format: bla bla bla~\cite{myref} bla bla. whose result is: bla ...
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Automated end-of-lecture Biblatex bibliographies in Beamer?

Problem description For a multi-lecture Beamer+Biblatex setup, I would like to automate the process of generating per-lecture bibliographies. I would like to achieve this by having the following code ...
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Prevent Beamer from printing frame for empty Biblatex bibliography

Problem description In standard document classes such as article, Biblatex's \printbibliography conveniently does not create any output if there are no cited items, i.e., if the bibliography would be ...
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biblatex: How to ignore articles (an, the) when sorting the bibliography?

I have several .bib entries whose titles start with 'An' or 'The'. I'm using Chicago style and I have to ignore those words when sorting. Thus "A Critical Study" should come after "Basic Theory," ...
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Biblatex using shorthands and numeric style - label sizes

Current situation: I'm required to cite "normative" documents (read: standards and manuals) separately from articles and books etc. Using biblatex and biber with the numeric style I'm doing that by ...
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how to install/use biblatex

I recently decided to change from natbib to biblatex, however I'm having some trouble using biblatex. My bare bones document looks like this: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} ...
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Biblatex: omit author

In the traditional "humanities" writing style it may happen to refer to an author and want to cite his/her works without the author name, perhaps because you are discussing him/her works and adding ...
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Right way of citing: First author and year the same, co-authors differ

We had a short discussion about distinguishing bibliography, if the first author and the year is the same, but the co-authors differ. M Now I'm facing a similiar "problem" by myself or rather do not ...
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Installing Biblatex-apa using package manager when button is disabled

I would like to install the biblatex-apa bibliography package and have been running into issues. This is the first time I am installing a package that didn't come preinstalled. My distribution of ...
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How do I order citations by appearance? [duplicate]

I am writing some thesis in Latex and I use some template, which I placed at the bottom. I have got problem with references. I would like to put the links to references in order of appearance, not in ...
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biblatex combined with refsection and List of Tables

I have the following problem: Some Tables have captions with references in them. This works, however, when I add a List of tables (and I'm using biblatex with refsection=chapter), this reference gets ...
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biblatex verbose style full author list on first use [duplicate]

When using the verbose citation style in biblatex, is there a way to have the first occurrence use the full author list and the subsequent abbreviated author lists use et al.? That is, for the first ...
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Overriding biblatex verbose style abbreviated citation

I am using biblatex with the verbose citation style. In one instance I need to force an abbreviated footnote citation back to the original (long) form. My guess is that I need to reset or override a ...
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citelist with institution

I use biblatex with maxcitenames = 2. Now I would like to reference the list institution (consists of 3 institutions separated with and). The command citelist{key}{institution} gives me the first ...
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utopia mathdesign and biber incompatibility

I have a problem using utopia fonts with xltxtra and biber when using non-ascii characters. The problem disappears if using computer-modern (off-shelf LaTeX) or bibtex instead of biber. Here's an ...
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Change author separator and delete “&” in bibliography (biblatex)

I have some problems with the bibliography. For nearly all changes I wanted I found solutions, but not for these two: 1: I would like to change the separator after the first name: "Panzer, Paul; ...
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Sorted bibliography not displayed [closed]

I have a tex file that was working perfectly with several bibliography parts with different sorting options. It is no longer working! Some bibliography parts are not displayed. My OS is Windows 7 Pro ...
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Cite a particular author when there are multiple authors - how to?

It may happen for some publications, one author among a group of authors are more important than others. Let us say, that author may be more popular or has contributed the most :) I have official ...
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biblatex: How can I get \citetitle to be registered in the ibidtracker?

In biblatex author-title, I use \citetitle to refer to dictionaries I cite often: when citing the Oxford English Dictionary, for instance, you don't want to have to print an editor alongside the title ...
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biblatex-chicago \fullcite

I am trying to get full, bibliography-style citations in line using biblatex-chicago with biber as the backend (I'm using XelaTeX; biblatex 2.9a; biblatex-chicago 2014.1.31). I understand this is ...