{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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Separatinng two bibs in same file

I want to separate my references using two bibs. It is not working. \begin{filecontents}{onlinebib.bib} @online{WinNT, author = {MultiMedia LLC}, title = {{MS Windows NT} Kernel Description}, ...
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Unconventional bibliography style with BibLaTeX

Introduction I am required to use bibliography style, that is so far from anything made with BibLaTeX I have been able to find, that I do not have an idea how to achieve it. I am pretty confident ...
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No acm journal citation style for biblatex? [duplicate]

How do I add a valid ACM Citation style for biblatex with Biber to MikTex/Latex? I need to replace the IEEE Citation style (style=ieee) I used before and couldn't find a helpful solution with google. ...
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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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Conflict between tex4ht and biblatex-chicago

I cannot get tex4ht to work with biblatex-chicago. Compile the MWE below with pdflatex generates the following errors: (/usr/local/texlive/2015/texmf-dist/tex/latex/biblatex/lbx/english.lbx))) ...
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Changing default \citet font in biblatex

I'm using biblatex to manage my citation in a natbib style : \usepackage[style=alphabetic,maxnames=6,natbib=true]{biblatex} However when I use the \citet command, the author's name is in a \textsc ...
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How to automatically cite your own publications in a resume?

Is there a biblatex style (or another mean to generate this automatically) designed to autocite (citing your own work)? It could be useful in a resume or for exporting to your website a list of ...
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multiple bibliographies style in same document: alpha and numeric

I am trying to have different styles (alphabetic and numeric for two separate bibliographies in my work like in here). I compile the file twice: once with Biber, once without it. After several tries ...
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Avoid dropping author-date with chicago citation style and repeated citation with page numbers

I see a problem where biblatex omits the author name and year in repeated citations when page numbers are used: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[backend=biber,authordate]{biblatex-chicago} ...
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Problem creating a working MWEB - special characters

I was creating a MWEB to ask for help changing some things in the bibliography but it is not compiling. The special characters are breaking it. It works fine on my project, but it's a template I'm ...
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Undesired blank page between title and bibliography in apa6

A blank page comes up between the title page and the bibliography each time I try to use biblatex-apa with apa6. The intent of the document is a listing of references with annotations. main.tex: ...
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BibLaTeX - change how citing shows the pages [duplicate]

I'm using the code in the end and I'm having this result: I'd like to change the format of the pages just in the citation, and not in the bibliography, to: (Nunes, 2013: 6-7) I've tried reading ...
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Correct \printbibliography page number placement

I'm writing my thesis and the university requires that my page numbers for my bibliography be on the top right corner. Unfortunately, the default \printbibliographycommand does not allow me to change ...
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What kind of citation style is it?

I am writing my doctoral thesis, but I am frustrated when I try to output the reference format as my school required, it's required as follow (Only the following three types are needed in my thesis), ...
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Biblatex citation - changing page prefix

I've read a whole bunch of questions here regarding biblatex and citation formatting. I've been a programmer for over 20 years in C and Java and Python and so on and I can't make any headway: it seems ...
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Biblatex-MLA Compiling Issues [duplicate]

So, after recently switching one of my computers to Windows, I found myself needing MLA for class reasons :( Then the fun begins. My extremely minimal example: ...
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How to cite website

I'm trying to cite a website but having no luck. I found a website that said the following approach should work: @ONLINE{Ford:2011:Online, author = {Ford, Rebecca}, title = {Earthquake: Twitter ...
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Source has multiple authors, but only one is listed? [duplicate]

How come authors go missing in my bibliography? It happens for some articles, but never for books or incollections. This is test.bib %%% WORKS @article{zarrinbakhsh:improving, author = ...
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Problem with accents and bibliography [duplicate]

In some paper, I need to quote a mathematician called López. So I used the command \'{o} in my .bib file, but when I compile with the style alpha, I get an accent \'{} on the 9 of the first year ...
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\citetitle{} without definite article

I have the following cite: \citet{vonNeumann1947} introduced expected utility theory, the first fully formalized theory of choice under risk, in their \citetitle{vonNeumann1947}. where ...
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Apply biblatex macro changes to either citations or bibliography entries

I want the macro \finalnamedelim to behave differently for the citations and bib entries. Especially in the case of exactly two authors (if we have more, the citation style uses "et al" anyway), in ...
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Citing - how to get pp. 78.

I often want to cite with pp.78, denoting page 78 and following. Is there a way to do that directly in a way of \autocite[78]{title}?
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Problems with MLA citation

I'm having some problems with MLA style citation with Biblatex. I have tried to implement the example in a newly created document, \usepackage[american]{babel} \usepackage{csquotes} ...
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How to solve conflict between `biblatex`, `url` and `enumitem`?

First of all I would like to know why does this packages collide when working together. If I don't use biblatex there won't be any problem, but if I use it then the packages won't work any more. MWE: ...
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Bad crossref error [closed]

I am using TexMaker on Mac. In my BIB file, I have an item like: @inproceedings{DBLP:conf/wsdm/YeungI11, author = {Ching{-}man Au Yeung and Tomoharu Iwata}, title = ...
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Problem with numbering of references in chapters

I would like to different chapters, each with its own reference list. I partially managed to realize this, but I don't get the numbering of the second chapter correct. References that I used in ...
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How to use biblatex bibliography database in latest Classicthesis LyX version 4.2

I am using classicthesis-LyX-v4.2_biblatex_bibtex8 issued in Sep 2015. I already have a bib. file by converting endnote to bib. (endnote staff confirmed with me that the file is well-converted). ...
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BibLaTeX: change how referencing is done and replace URL tag in citations

I'm using \parencite and it's working but I'd like to know if it's possible to: 1 - Add a comma between author and year. From (World Health Organization 1986) to (World Health Organization, 1986) 2 ...
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Change author font for specific cite command

Consider the following MWE \documentclass{article} \usepackage[style=authoryear-comp,backend=biber]{biblatex} \addbibresource{biblatex-examples.bib} \AtBeginDocument{% ...
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Set author's last name in small caps but avoid them for editors, translators, etc using biblatex

I'm using biblatex and I need author's last name in small caps, so I do this: \renewcommand\mkbibnamelast[1]{\textsc{#1}} So I get "SMITH, John" and that's what I needed. But I also get for ...
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Adding comma after TITLE (before year) in citation

This question can be seen as an extension to this one (How to add a comma between author and year) which does not, however, contain an answer to my question. In the same context, I am trying to ...
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Set biblatex smartand to small caps

I want to apply small caps to the final name delimiter using BibLaTeX. I tried the following \documentclass{article} \usepackage[spanish,es-minimal]{babel} \usepackage[style=american]{csquotes} ...
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biblatex: Different formatting for citations v. bibliography

I'm using the authoryear style, and am obliged to format the authors' names as normal text at the point of citation, but in small caps in the bibliography. Here's my first, simpleton's MWE: ...
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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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Biber 2.4, microtype, and special characters

I just performed an update of all packages in my texlive distribution (2015) and now I'm having trouble combining biber+biblatex with the microtype package. The error seems to arise only when using ...
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Impossible to build document with biblatex-chicago

As of today, I have not been able to build any documents using the biblatex-chicago class. MWE follows: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[nopar]{lipsum} % for dummy text ...
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Having several keys refer to the same bibliography entry

Is it possible to have several keys referring to the same bibliography entry (using biblatex+Biber)? For example, I'd like \cite{Tolkien:1954:LordOfTheRings} and \cite{lotr} to have exactly the same ...
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Hyperlinks fail with chemstyle schemes, biblatex

i have a problem with the referencing of schemes using bilatex package with backend biber, Chemstyle package to define the scheme floats, and hyperref. As soon as I reference to schemes (after I used ...
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How to validate (check) a biblatex .bib file?

How can I validate the correctness a biblatex .bib file? Where validate means checking for: Duplicate keys Missing mandatory fields What tools do you use?
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bibliography style in latex

can someone please tell me what is this bibliography style example : Brei, Michael, and Matthieu Charpe. “Currency depreciations, financial transfers, and firm heterogeneity.” Emerging Markets ...
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latex/biblatex: “Missing \endcsname inserted”

all posts on this problem are talking about babel issues. Not my case. Can u tell why i get the error? Thanks in advance! \documentclass{article} \usepackage[bibstyle=publist]{biblatex} ...
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Bibliography: Package input error [closed]

I know this problem has been addressed before, but suddenly my editor (TEXStudio) came up with this error when compiling the file: Package inputenc Error: Unicode char \u8: not set up for use with ...
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arxiv citation function

Suppose I have a bibliography entry that looks like this (I'm using biblatex): @article{foo, author = {A. Author}, title = {Super article}, archivePrefix = "arXiv", eprint = ...
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Gettting rid of ntheorem's limitation concerning footnotes in theorem's notes

As shown by the following MWE, footnotes in theorems' notes work well for amsthm's theorems: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{amsthm} \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem} \begin{document} ...
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Can't create a bibliography using biblatex [closed]

I am trying to create a bibliography in TeXstudio. Here is the code: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage{cmap} \usepackage{mathtext} ...
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How to switch the bibliography to English in a document with another default language?

In a document whose default language is Sanskrit, how does one switch the bibliography to English, and the font to the one defined to be used for English? \documentclass{article} ...
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(full)footcite with brackets [duplicate]

Is there a way to \footcite{key} or \fullfootcite{key} such that in the text there are no upper index numbers but numbers enclosed in brackets? Correspondingly, the footnote citation should ...
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how to adapt the sorting of a custom type `@standard` in using biblatex/biber

In my bibliography I have some standards for which I have modified the declaration given here according to the suggested way of citing given here (sorry, this site is not available in English). The ...
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How to use Biber with BibLaTeX from the command line

After receiving the suggestion to switch to using Biber in another quesiton, I am now giving it a try. Unfortunately, I seem to invariably end up with the messages LaTeX Warning: Citation 'History' ...
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Only reference key appears when using biblatex [duplicate]

I'm trying to include the references directly into the main file. The problem is that citations are undefined and only the reference key will appear. \RequirePackage{filecontents} ...