{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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Automatically add a custom url on my bibliography, based on local url rewriting

I search a solution to automatically add a custom url on my bibliography, based on local url rewritting. For example, i have a biblatex entry into library.lib with local pdf url like this : ...
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Including cover pictures in bibliography

Multimedia entry types, i.e. artwork, audio, image, movie, music, performance, video, software, are not well supported by biblatex yet, although there are already fields defined for their unique ...
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Mixing name orders in biblatex

I have a situation where I need to cite names (with biblatex) in both East Asian order and Western order, such that the bibliography lists an entry like 'Smith, John and Yamada Tarou' or 'Yamada Tarou ...
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Use small caps in bibliography for institutional authors

I'm using biblatex-apa to define the layout of my bibliography. Now I'm citing several (internal) documents from institutions or news websites, which now appear in the document using their ...
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multiple citation with specific pages biblatex-apa [duplicate]

I'm using biblatex-apa and trying to get a multiple citation wit specific pages What i want to get: (Author1,p.1; Author2,p.2) my (working) workaround right now is this: (\cite[][1]{author1}; ...
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Grouping together booktile and series in biblatex-chicago

I'm using biblatex-chicago for my references. My bib file includes many references to conference papers that I have imported from the ACM digital library. The abbreviations to these conferences are ...
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Comma in front of & in the reference section

I'm handling with a problem concerning referencing and citing sources in APA-Style. Here is my example code: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt, bibtotoc, liststotoc, pointlessnumbers ...
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Several strings in one biblatex-field — multiple references

As I understand it, biblatex-fields as eprint and related accept one and only string/key, though I want them to refer to two or more items/addresses. To give an example which might make it clear what ...
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How to cite full title in footnote with alphabetic citation style

I'm writing my thesis and I'm struggling with the correct choice of citation style. I'm leaning towards alphabetic style, since I find that it's easy to read and makes it easy to recall what ...
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Biblatex with ieee style still puts a comma after the title [and breaks my customisation]

I use the latest versions of biblatex and ieee-style [autum 2013]: The question was solved : Titles ending with punctuation in biblatex-ieee but I still have the issue: ...
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Double occurrences of names in Index with biblatex

I use biblatex with indexing option; moreover, inside the text I have some names to index, with the usual \index{} command. Since I have the same authors in the bibliography and in the text, in the ...
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Append text to biblatex footnote citation

Does biblatex allow to append arbitrary comments to footnote citations? For example, I now have this code: Lorem ipsum.\autocite[2]{foobar} And it gives this at the bottom of the page: Foobar, ...
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It there a way to make URL link in bibliography as one word `Link`?

This is my code: % arara: pdflatex: { shell: yes } % arara: biber % arara: pdflatex: { shell: yes } % arara: pdflatex: { shell: yes } \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{filecontents} ...
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Biblatex: footnote citations. Two references to footnote in same slide

I'm putting references at the bottom of Beamer slides. I'm referring to the same footnote twice in one slide, but latex is create a duplicate footnote: the label/ref is not working. I found a ...
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The word “Print” appears after every source using \printbibliography

I am using the following: \documentclass[a4paper, 11pt]{article} \usepackage[english,swedish]{babel} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{xcolor,colortbl} ...
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biblatex numeric style with author last name?

I am currently usign the numeric style in biblatex. This gives me the obvious result of [22] when I call \cite{Someone}. I would like to stick to the numeric style but also include the last name in ...
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LyX sync document settings of child documents with master especially concerning citation style

How can I make sure, that the document settings of a child document are compatible to the master document? Today I had a big hassle concerning citation: If I choose "citation style standard ...
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Biblatex: Last name only in \footcite

How can I drop the authors first name in the following MWE? I have already suppressed the volume and pages of the entry. I just want this to read: Brav and Heaton (2002). Competing Theories of ...
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biblatex defernumbers per refsection

In one refsection of my document the references are grouped into categories by their keywords. Now I want to print the bibliography for every section based on the category of the citation, e.g. one ...
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Conditionally Hiding Parts of Bibtex Fields Depending on Language Field Value

I would like to create a document with a bibliography using XeLaTeX with Biber. In the bibliography, there are Chinese books and articles, as well as English or German ones. Some of the authors have ...
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biblatex prints an unwanted star (*)

I am using biblatex in an article document class which has been turned into a resume manually. The \section and \subsection have been redefined. Now If I use bibtex or biblatex, I get an unwanted ...
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Biblatex: Improving Dynamic Quotation Command

In Biblatex: Automatic Vgl. & automatic quote indenting (depending on quote length) lockstep creates a quotation command based on previous contribitions by lockstep and Martin Scharrer that ...
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Same parenthesis for nameprefix and first initial

I would like to have in the same parenthesis, the first initial of the author and its prefix. For example : Chazelles (Cl.-A. de) etc. but for the moment I have : Chazelles (Cl.-A.) (de) ... with ...
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How the author name could be made italic in citation using biblatex?

I'm using this code: % arara: pdflatex: { shell: yes } % arara: biber % arara: pdflatex: { shell: yes } % arara: pdflatex: { shell: yes } \documentclass{article} \usepackage{filecontents} ...
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Multiple citation-keys in biblatex \parencite abbreviates authors

I use Emacs/Auctex/Biblatex/Jabref and encountered the following problem: If I have more than four citations, separated by comma, in a \parencite, the citations suddenly are shown with the abbreviated ...
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Reference per chapter does not work. biblatex [duplicate]

I'm using latex but not an expert. I was writing my thesis and normally using cite package but decided to use separated references at the end of each chapter. I checked since hours, tried couple of ...
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Does biblatex-chicago not support editortype “reviser”?

biblatex allows for the specification of multiple editorial roles through the availability of multiple editor keys editor, editora, editorb, coupled with editorial role values translator, ...
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Wrong alphabetic order for Norwegian bibliography with biblatex

In Norwegian, aa is an (obsolete) alternative spelling of å, but it is still very commonly used in names. In bibliographies, it should as a result be alphabetized as if it said å (cf. Wikipedia). In ...
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biblatex: “Apalike” LaTeX usin & instead of and

Intro I am currently writing a report on my local language. The usage of "and" in my reference list is not preferable and I would like to use "&" instead of "and" such that the reference list and ...
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Can biblatex-publist omit names which include middle initials without omitting all names which share my surname?

I was putting together a publication list today. I started by copying it from my CV where I have always managed the list manually. However, I recently noticed biblatex-publist so I thought I would ...
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Customized biblatex citation style for multi-volume government archive

I'm using biblatex-chicago to manage citations in my dissertation. I often cite a multi-volume collection, Foreign Relations of the United States, for which there is an accepted citation format. I've ...
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Link biblatex bibliography to citations without printing backrefs

In my biblatex bibliography, I have numbers like [1] next to my references. When I click on the citation [1], it links to the bibliography [1] (thanks to the hyperref package). Is there a way to have ...
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Physical Review Letters Style

Does anyone have latex template like the one they use in Physical Review letters (i.e. two columns in one paper) journal?
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Biblatex: Combining Dynamic Compare Command with a '\citetitle' Command

In How to create a \citejournal, \citebooktitle, \cite… command in biblatex? Gonzalo Medina and Audrey provided code that works like \citeauthor{}e.g. when you put in your document it creates just the ...
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editortype, collaborator for inproceedings

I can not get "in collaboration with" for @ inproceedings entry because it concerns the work and not the article as I would. @INPROCEEDINGS{roure07, author = {Réjane Roure}, title = {Armes et ...
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how do we give authors names and affiliations details in biblatex package [closed]

I am making a research article using latex file. For that I want to display the bibliography in author-year order and also I need to mention the citations with author and year (if more than two ...
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Biblatex Sorting Bibliography by author and afterwards numbering it by appearence in bibliography

I'm using biblatex to create a bibliography with two parts, one part for literature and one part for internet sources. Now I want to sort each bibliography by NTY. Afterwards the entries in the ...
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Bibliography aux file mismatch (.aux.bcf versus .bcf)

I have migrated from OS X/TeXShop to Linux/TeXMaker. Something in the configuration must be different, because my project doesn't build the bibliography any longer. I tried the sequence pdflatex > ...
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Citation style: pages punctuation

Look at following \autocite-example: \autocite[15]{kant} Immanuel Kant: Freizeitparks im Harz, S. 15. How can I change the comma into a period? For the bibliography it's easy. I can use: ...
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How do I manually adjust parenlevel in biblatex?

Some stylesheets have a policy of alternating between parentheses and brackets when nesting parenthetical material in footnote citations. To this end, biblatex has a module parentracker to keep track ...
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Can't display article titles in the bibliography using utphys.bst

I'm using utphys.bst bibtex style which does not display titles for article entries..! See the following picture, where an article, an electronic source and a book have been cited in the text: I'd ...
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Biblatex: Print bibliography for a single entry within an enumeration

I have the following LaTeX code \documentclass{article} \usepackage{filecontents} \usepackage{biblatex} \DeclareBibliographyCategory{firstpaper} \DeclareBibliographyCategory{secondpaper} ...
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Migrating Texniccenter and Biber to a new computer fails [closed]

I had a running system with Miktex 2.9 and Biber as well as Texniccenter 1 on a W7 machine. Now I bought a new W7 machine and wanted to reproduce the system on this machine. I installed the same ...
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Is there a preferred capitalization style for reference types in BibTeX/biblatex?

When looking at examples of reference lists, I've seen three capitalization styles used for reference types in .bib files: @misc @Misc @MISC I notice the all-lowercase style appears to be the most ...
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Biblatex author name missing (dashed=false and style=authoryear)

I'm encountering some odd behaviour in biblatex. The author name for multiple-entry citations in the bibliography is being supressed, but the style is defined (=authoryear, as per answer: define bib ...
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biblatex - citing dead author

I'd like to put author={{\textdagger}Last, First}, in some bibtex entries, and have biblatex treat it exactly as some existing author={Last, First}, entries (i.e. sorted as if the dagger was not ...
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Biblatex: problem with defernumbers

I'm experiencing a (new) problem with Biblatex after switching computers (for information I am still running the same version 12.04 of Ubuntu but might have a newer version of TeX Live). It seems as ...
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How can one manage his own bibliography? (using biber/biblatex)

I used to work with Citavi and recently tried out Jabref. Due to the nature of the best, i.e. I always had re-touch the .bib-file, I recently exported consolidated my sources I had stored in Citavi ...
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citations using biblatex? [duplicate]

The following one is working for restricting maximum number of authors for both citations and bibliography but how do we restrict to only citations. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Have Biblatex display only the first of first names for an author

I am looking for a way to force biblatex to strip all first names except the very first one. I am actually using only initials, but even that gets messy when the author has 3-4 first names in a row ...