{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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Shared first authors in bibliography

In my field it is common to have shared first authorship for authors who “contributed equally to the work” (as shared first authorship is usually defined). The “proper” way of citing publications with ...
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Patching \printbibliography so that it is displayed only if not empty? [duplicate]

Is it possible to patch \printbibliography (under biblatex) so that it is displayed only if not empty?
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ibidem only in the footnotes and not in the running text

Is there a way to have the ibidem-funtion of biblatex only in the footnotes (\footcite{key} and \footnote{\cite{key}.}) but not in the running text (bla bla \cite{key} bla bla)? In other words, I ...
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Possible conflict between eledmac-eledpar and the BibLaTeX footnote-dw style (biblatex-dw package)

In the MWE below I'm trying to typeset a citation embedded in a footnote with the BibLaTeX style footnote-dw. All's well if I do not load the package eledmac. As soon as I do, the citation within the ...
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How can I change the format of reference list numbers using biblatex?

In biblatex, I would like to have S1, S2, S3,... in the reference list instead of 1, 2, 3,... as in the example below: As stated in [S1], the pattern provided by device A can resemble the pattern of ...
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Make Biblatex (Bibtex) recognize equal subsequent postnotes

for tl;dr check the example I am using Biblatex (biber-backend) as bibliography tool, but I guess this question could be relevant for Bibtex as well. The style I use is: authoryear-icomp I cite like ...
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Use long date format for some items, but only year for other items

Using biblatex, biber, biblatex-chicago In the bibliography: For articles and books, only year should be shown. But for newspaper and magazine articles the full date is relevant. I have items in my ...
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\DeclareNameAlias{default} only for @author

In a text, I'd like to have all authors' name in scshape. However, if I use \DeclareNameAlias{default}{scdefault} I obtain in scshape not only the authors' name, but even the editor's one (for ancient ...
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Second appearance of an author in the bibliography not showing [duplicate]

I am writing some article using LaTeX with a bibliography style IEEEabr. I want to write the name of an author twice but the second appearance of the name is not showing. How can I fix this?
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Is it possible to separate the name from the year and page using any of the \cite commands?

Is there a way to produce the following output using any of the \cite commands using biblatex (biblatex-chicago using authordate style to be more specific)? Doe writes... (2015,123) I tried ...
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Alternative Sorting Method for Citations

I am currently working on a document (a thesis), and on one line I am required to make more than 100 citations in a single \cite{} command, and there is no way around this particular piece of ...
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Using \footcite and \cite with \printbibliography

I collected a lot of references in an external bib-file, where I keep both references and resources, along side with cite-sources and bibliography items. Resources and Links shall go to the footnote ...
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texmaker biblatex-NEJM tutorial help!

I'm new to texmaker/latex so please be easy on me. Also, it would be helpful if you include comments about whether or not I have downloaded the correct things. So far, I have texmaker, bibtex, ...
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Biblatex: Dont Show Page Numbers When Citing

In my document I use biblatex and \autocite. All of my \autocite[]{}come with a specific page number or with a range of page numbers. For my next presentation I would like to use some bits of my text ...
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No dot after year, when bib entry has no title

When an @online entry contains a note, but no title, I get a period after the year. Even with \renewcommand{\labelnamepunct}{\addspace} How to tell biblatex to not print the period, when no title is ...
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First published field in biblatex

I don't really know if this post is a question or a suggestion that would need to be directly addressed to the create of the very (very) good biblatex package. It often happen, especially in ...
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(e)def and BibLaTeX

I'm trying to understand why the following code does not work: \documentclass[12pt]{book} \usepackage{polyglossia} \setdefaultlanguage{french} \setotherlanguage{english} ...
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How to reset numbering for biblatex

I am having problem of how to reset numbering for different types of references. I used biblatex in combination with modernCV. The reference list is divided into "journal papers" and "conference ...
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refcheck and biber — warnings on uncited entries [duplicate]

\refcheck does not work with biber apparently, as in the following example. Does anyone have a work-around? What do you guys use instead? % arara: pdflatex % arara: biber % arara: pdflatex % arara: ...
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Problem compiling with Biblatex?

I have a problem about use biblatex with my document, and my MWE is like this: \documentclass{book} \usepackage[ style = alphabetic, sorting = nyt, ...
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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, ...