{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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biber-\printbibliography problem [closed]

Here is my MWE (file 'MWE-reference.tex') \documentclass{article} \usepackage[backend=biber]{biblatex} \addbibresource{mybib.bib} \DeclareSourcemap{ \maps[datatype=bibtex]{ \map{ ...
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Weird numbers with defernumbers and refsegment

When using refsegment without defernumbers, I get a warning that I should enable defernumbers. When I enable it, the numbering becomes a mess: Specifically, the numbering of the bibliography starts ...
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How to parse BIB file to a known TeX structure?

I'm becoming a TeXist by profession these days. This is the first real challenge from my new employer: I was asked if I could take a look at this problem and improve the current state, if it's ...
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Use multiple keywords in \ printbibliography to filter the bibliography

Is there a way to filter \printbibliography using multiple keywords that are present in the .bib file entries ? For exemple, I'd like the command \printbibliography[keyword={key_1,key_2,key_3}] to ...
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Configure R Studio to use Biber for APA on Beamer Slides (Biblatex + Biber + R Studio + MiKTeX)

I'm trying to generate with R Studio a beamer presentation that uses backend=biber option. Here is my MWE: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[american]{babel} \usepackage{csquotes} %apa requires ...
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How can I use biblatex to respect Physical Review A - style pagination (pagination by article, plus a prefix)?

In a work I am typesetting, the author cites a Physical Review A paper. [Specifically, this one: http://journals.aps.org/pra/abstract/10.1103/PhysRevA.86.013612 .] Not only does this journal renew ...
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How do you use § instead of page number?

I am using biblatex. When using the cite command \cite[3]{xx} I would like it to print § 3 xx instead of p.3 xx for some citations. For others I want to cite pages. How can I do this?
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BibLatex warning as below. Any clue? Thanks [closed]

Here is what I want to accomplish, i.e., apa-style citation \usepackage{babel} \usepackage{csquotes} \usepackage[style=apa]{biblatex} \DeclareLanguageMapping{american}{american-apa} But I received ...
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Bibliography: Displaying the co-author in the form:surname, initials firstname

How can I change my bibliography to this form: surname, initials of first name; surname, initial firstname (co-author) e.g.: Jones, F.; Hare, A. (2010)... instead of Jones, F and A. ...
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Beamer column citations

I have two columns and I am citing in each one: \documentclass[mathserif]{beamer} \usepackage[style=verbose,backend=biber]{biblatex} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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Reference style for scientific research

I want to make a bibliography with the same style for the articles referenced as in this one. I don't know what style to choose. Here is how I made the first article: @Article{EA01, author = ...
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Multiple references in one superscript citation

I want to make a bibliography like this. With one citation in superscript I want to link to the list Reference 1. With the second citation to Reference 2 and so on. And in each chapter the reference ...
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Problems with numbers in author field [duplicate]

I want to cite a book whose author name has numbers. The error is: Package biblatex Error: Category '4' not declared. My package version is the current. @book{aci1966deflections, ...
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biblatex: in the bibliography cite translation in the form “translated by … as …”

I would like to cite in the bibliography the translation into English of works in a foreign language, and I would like to do so in the form recommended by the Chicago Manual of Style, that is, in the ...
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Correct sort of bibliography [duplicate]

Sorted by first author's last name. Works only from one author before works with other authors. If there is more than one work, then it needs to be like this: 2007a, 2007b,... Sort should be like ...
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About biblatex formatting of hispanic/lusophone names [closed]

I'm seeking clarification about how Biblatex parses and sorts author names stored in the format author: last names, first names - particularly with reference to dropping particles. Section 3.12.4 of ...
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Biblatex - Multiple bibliographies with different styles [duplicate]

I'm working on my master thesis and I've created to different bibliographies, one for secondary sources and one for primary. My purpose is to have the secondary in a authoryear style and the primary ...
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Biblatex create a \citejournal command with journaltitle, date, title

Hello latex community! I'm trying to set a specific command to cite journal articles which doesn't show the author but the journal title, the date and then the article title. I've found this answer: ...
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Removing fields from BibDesk

Apologies if this question has been posted somewhere else, but I have not managed to find an answer that works for me. I am trying to create a bibliography using Harvard style, using BibDesk to ...
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How to customize bibliography style in beamer while using biblatex?

I want to customize the appearance of \footfullcite in my beamer presentation. I would like it to look something like this, M. A. Zeb et. el., Phys. Rev. Lett., 108, 2012. I don't want to have the ...
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\include-d chapter and \refsection leads to blank pages in book-based classes

The MWE is pretty much as small as I can get it and replicate the problem. I \include chapters of my thesis (using a template based on book}. Immediately after the last chapter I have a list of ...
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biblatex: No period after book and collection titles

I have been trying to modify existing biblatex styles to match the PNAS citation guidelines and I have an issue with the title delimiter. PNAS expects book and collection citations to be of this ...
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Umlauts in Biblatex Entry Label

Is it possible to have Biblatex generate a label using the correct first letters of the author's name (including umlauts)? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Bibligraphy driver: \printfield ends unit/block

I am using this custom bibliography driver for incollection (based on standard.bbx): \DeclareBibliographyDriver{incollection}{% \usebibmacro{bibindex}% \usebibmacro{begentry}% ...
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BiblaTeX: Not printing bibliography, includes bib label in final PDF [duplicate]

I have a bibliography (.bib) file: @article{tong2012string, author = {D. Tong}, title = {{L}ectures on {S}tring {T}heory}, year = {2012}, archivePrefix = {arXiv}, eprint = {0908.0333}, primaryClass = ...
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Use short form with \cite

I am using a modified verbose-ibid citestyle (as suggested here). If I use \cite, it won't use the short version, and that might be good, but right know I need to use the short version (cite:short). ...
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biblatex citation styles

I'm using the biblatex-chicago package to get my references in the author-year format, but I'm struggling with the citation styles. I'm using \autocite{cite key} modified using ...
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output does not contain 'et al.', although the citation abbreviates to one author [closed]

i have found many helpful answers to other question here, so i hope you can solve my problems as well. I'm currently writing my masters thesis and had to change to using biblatex, which brought a lot ...
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Compress 5-6 to 5f. in a citation's postnote: \rangelen in \ifnumequal

I am trying to automatically convert page ranges in a postnote given as, e.g., \textcite[4-5]{Smi83} to 4f. iff the range is exactly two pages long. It appears that biblatex' \rangelen is made for ...
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Biblatex: Refer to footnote of first citation in citestyle verbose-ibid

I would like to get Biblatex to do the following: I want citations in footnotes. When they occur first time, full information (author, title, year and so on) should be shown. When they occur a second ...
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hyperlink author & year in reference

I'm using this [see code below] to give me a hyperlink in squared brackets with a comma between author & year, but only the year is hyperlinked instead of the whole reference. How can I get square ...
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How can I call a macro within \tldatelabelcventry

Edit: MWE added. Edit2: Provided working intermediate MWE. I am using moderncv with moderntimeline package. I wanted to include a hack from http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/85981/6908 to display ...
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Calling Biber on TeXstudio [duplicate]

For the first time, I'm creating a document which really needs a long bibliography, i.e. requires the biblatex package or similar. I've read some questions and answers here, and I think I pretty much ...
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Biblatex formatting issues [duplicate]

apoligies for the probably simple question but i'm having some issues formatting my bibliography for my honours project. I'm currently using biblatex with these options: ...
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How to make biblatex treat the prenote like an author list?

I am trying to customize a biblatex citation style (adapted from biblatex-juradiss). I have the problem that in my text I use many \cite commands which have two or more authors given in the prenote, ...
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Bibliography sorted in order of use, and a publications section sorted by date

I'm using biblatex with biber already, so this should be possible. What I'm trying to get is: A full bibliography (superscript number style, numbered in order of appearance, nice and easy) and A ...
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How to sort all chinese references before English ones

I'm writing my phd thesis, which is in Chinese. It's required to sort the all Chinese references before English ones in the Section of reference. However, it seems that there is not any existing ...
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Biblatex: displaying title before author in the bibliography

I'm creating a document that includes two separate bibliographies, which must be formatted differently. I found lockstep's excellent answer on question 10104 ( Two bibliographies with two different ...
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Biblatex italicizes @MISC entries

I made my bibliography using Biblatex: \usepackage[backend=bibtex]{biblatex} and it works fine except that all of the @MISC entries, which I use to cite websites, are all italicized. This would ...
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Change 'Chapter' in @inbook to 'Appendix' for one BibLaTex entry

I'm working on a thesis and I want to quote twice from one book using the type @inbook. Once I want to quote a regular chapter. This works fine and yields something like [1] AuthorA. "TitleA". ...
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Biblatex 2.8a biblatex chem-angew style without square brackets

I'm new to LaTeX and decided to write my PhD thesis with it (pdflatex.exe, TexStudio2.6.6, Win7x64). Here we go. the angew. chem. style is usually without square brackets in the text. how can i ...
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How can I remove the year label of the misc type in biblatex?

I would like to remove the year label, if it is undefined. What I get: EC No 197/38 2012 (n.d.) But it should be: EC No 197/38 2012 In the bibliography I get this, but it is correct for ...
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Compiling LaTeX document empties .bbl file

I'm trying out biblatex for the document I'm compiling, using the biber backend on my miktex distribution. Everything, including biber, should be up to date, assuming the MiKTeX repository currently ...
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Adding bibliography to table of contents in scrreprt, using biblatex and biber [duplicate]

EDIT: The cause for the problem described below was that the .bbl file was being emptied every time the document compiled. I'm attempting to add my renamed bibliography as an unnumbered top-level ...
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Deactivate ibidtracker in footnotes only (authoryear-icomp style)

Is there any possiblity in biblatex to deactivate the ibidtrackerin footnotes only? I'm quite new to biblatex and have found no solution for this problem yet. I'm using biblatex with the ...
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Biblatex: Quotes in author names

How can I put a nickname for an author in quotation marks (using biblatex)? The following example puts an erroneous period after "Doe": \documentclass{article} \usepackage[american]{babel} ...
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biblatex. comfortable author citing

I'm at the end of writing a text, and I'm not very lucky about the way I had to handle author names so far. I'm using the solution from Citing author's full name in biblatex the first time it ...
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Customize `\citeauthor*` to show full author name but UpperCase only the first letter

I'm using biblatex with the verbose-trad1 style. When I use the command \citeauthor* I get the author's full name and the last name in SmallCaps. That is nice but I'd like to create a NEW command from ...
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squared bracketed citation in references list

I'm using \usepackage[backend=biber,style=authoryear]{biblatex} in my document followed by square brackets and full hyperlink which gives me this in the document [MacRae and Pattison 2002] and this in ...
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Biblatex citation order

I'm having some problem with my biblatex order of citation. Using this configuration: \documentclass {article} \usepackage[brazil]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \hyphenation{es-ta-bi-li-da-de} ...