{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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Help locating conflicting options error

I have a conflicting options error message, and I can't figure out what is causing it. Please see my set-up below. I realise this a pretty complex set-up, so I'm not looking for a full analysis of it; ...
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bibliography omit page number from TOC

i would like to omit the bibliography page number from the TOC, i am using memoirclass and biblatexpackage for bibliography. why i want that, because i uncounted the page numbers and now it shows a ...
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biblatex: in bibliography, first author's last name comes first, other author's last names come second

I am using biblatex for my references. \documentclass[12pt,a4paper,titlepage]{article} \usepackage[backend=bibtex,maxcitenames=2,style=authoryear]{biblatex} \bibliography{file} In the bibliography, ...
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How to modify numeric-comp style in biblatex

How can I modify the numeric-comp style in biblatex to achieve the following kind of bibliography: D. Goss, A simple approach to the analytic continuation and values at the negative integers for ...
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How to tell BibLaTeX to produce the full citation instead of “ibid.” at a specific location?

Background: I am using BibLaTeX/Biber with style=authoryear-icomp to produce "(ibid.)" whenever there are successive identical citations. However, at certain points, I use \citetext{foo} to enter a ...
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ß becomes SS in bibliography with BibLaTeX/Biber and XeLaTeX

Background: I am using BibLaTeX, Biber and XeLaTeX to write a book that contains a bibliography. The bib-file is encoded as UTF-8 and contains "special" characters such as umlauts (ä, ö, ü) and sharp ...
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In-text citation with biblatex-apa not using et al. correctly? Two authors listed before et al

I'm writing my thesis, and have had the strangest behavior from just one in-text citation. I'm using biblatex/biber with the following setup: \documentclass[letterpaper, 11pt, twoside, ...
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How to output ISSN field for specific biblatex types (@inbook)?

The below MWE, compiled with pdflatex test.tex && biber test && pdflatex test.tex && pdflatex test.tex: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[ bibencoding=utf8, ...
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reduce spacing before and after citation

Having used these instructions I saw a problem. When I use the \citep command I take: ( name, date ) Instead of: (name, date) What's my problem? ...
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Issue with breaking spaces for bibliography

I'm using xelatex, biblatex and biber When I make bibliography with \printbibliography, it may break lines for common elements like initials or volume numbers or so (see example below). I want to ...
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\slash vs \addslash in biblatex

In the bibliography, should one use \slash or \addslash when working with biblatex in order to get a breakable slash. The documentation says to use it when specifying styles, but there is no mention ...
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Printing year as category title automatically using biblatex?

Using sorting=ydnt orders the entries properly, but I would like a category title to be printed out for each year in which an entry appears before listing those entries. Is there an easy way to do ...
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use authoryearstyle in biblatex with year label letter for same first author [duplicate]

I use \usepackage[backend=biber, style=authoryear-comp, maxcitenames=2]{biblatex} for my bibliography, which works perfectly fine. However, when an author appears multiple times biblatex also shows ...
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no page break between shorthands and bibliography

I am using the following commands for my bibliography: \usepackage[style=verbose-ibid,firstinits=true,sorting=nty,sortcites=true, useprefix=false,isbn=false,maxnames=99,citetracker=true, ...
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IEEE Journal abbreviations with biblatex

I have a bibliography file obeying BibTeX rules, which I know can be compiled always with biblatex. This Question already clarifies how to use biblatex to produce references in IEEE style. Now the ...
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Biblatex conditional punctuation depending on field value

I am using the style authoryear in Biblatex and I currently have a comma after the journal name as follows \DeclareFieldFormat{journaltitle}{#1, } The output I obtain is for example, Journal of ...
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Biblatex: Change color of journal title without removing DOI links

I want to change the colour of all journal titles (the ones with hyperlinks and those without) to a blue colour but at the same time keep the hyperlink that uses the DOI of the journal article to link ...
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Ignoring first names when sorting citations with biblatex

I am writing a custom citation style, and am attempting to write the sorting rules. I want the names in the bibliography to be sorted by last name only, ignoring all first names and initials. However, ...
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citing from zotero for workflow in emacs/AUCTex

I am trying to develop a workflow as I begin writing my dissertation (in the social sciences). I am using emcas as my LaTeX editor, Zotero as my citation manager, and Linux Mint as OS. I had a ...
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Biblatex (footcite) and microtype

Biblatex is configured so that all author names are written in small caps and microtype is set to to adjust the spacing between the small cap letters a la \SetTracking{ encoding = *, shape = sc }{ 45 ...
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How to make the author field bold, including the conjunction “and” in Biblatex? [duplicate]

I am using style = authoryear in Biblatex and I want to make all author names, including the conjunction "and" in bold. I have used the following commands ...
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Why does biber increase compilation time of pdflatex runs dramatically (factor 2.8!!)?

Since I am using biber, the compilation time for my document has increased dramatically. It's a dissertation with <300 pages and a full latexmk compilation suddenly needed 26 minutes which is not ...
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Author-year citation labels links broken by line breaks don't work [duplicate]

I am using biblatex with author-year style. Since I wanted the links in the citations include also the author name I used the solution given in this question (hyperlink name with biblatex authoryear ...
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How can I put a name's prefix in front in citations but *not* in the bibliography?

For my Dutch thesis I need to have the prefix to a name when using the \cite command but not in the bibliography. So basically what I need is Cite: ‘De Jonge’ Bibliography: ‘Jonge, Marinus, ...
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Ordering of the bibliography with biblatex, notes at the end

I do have a problem with the order in the whole reference section. I use the packages below and implemented hyperlinks to each reference in the bibliography. This is done (as shown below) by making ...
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Handling interference between biber.conf and \DeclareSourcemap of biblatex?

In the MWE below, I show that I have a bibliographic entry, which has had comment characters % embedded in the abstract field; while this passes with bibtex, with biblatex/biber it makes a problem, ...
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Different styles in footnote and bibliography

I really like the style "philosophy-modern" for the bibliography at the end of the document. I also like to have verbose citations as footnotes. bibstyle=philosophy-modern, ...
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hyperlink the whole citation call-out not only the year [duplicate]

I am using the following packages and if I cite something with \textcite or \parencite it only cross-referencing the year to the corresponding entry in the bibliography. I saw in some papers that they ...
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Define how printed bibliography looks based on source

After a while I have to write a paper again and I want to use my old LaTeX template which is still working without problems. One thing I noticed and which bothers me is that the bibliography looks ...
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Bibtex / biber and letters in the pages-Field

I'm using biblatex and MiKTeX to write my thesis. My citations contain articles from a journal which uses a combination of a letter and numbers for the pages. The challenge is to cite the article ...
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Administrative Science Quarterly (ASQ) journal bibliography style in Biblatex

I am submitting a paper to the Administrative Science Quarterly (ASQ) journal, and I would like to format the bibliography according to their requirements using Biblatex. I am relatively new to ...
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Selective breaking of biblatex urls?

Based on Avoiding inelegant splits on URLs, I have this MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[backend=biber]{biblatex} \usepackage{filecontents} \usepackage{trace} \usepackage{hyperref} ...
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Wrong page number of References in toc (scrreprt)

I got a problem with one page number in the toc: the one of the 'References' generated by biblatex. I am always using the command \addcontentsline{toc}{chapter}{title} to add stuff to the TOC, and in ...
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How to change biblatex-GOST styles?

How can i make my bibliography have this style? [3names, et al. if needed], [article name]. // [journal]. [Year]. – V. [volume]. – I. [issue]. – P. [page]. Style do differ for russian and english ...
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Hyperref: linkg full citation [duplicate]

I would like to color the entire citation. I am working with this citation style, using biblatex: Author Year. Hyperref is only coloring the year. Also, I would like Year to be in parentheses. ...
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Abbreviated title in \footcite, full title in \printbibligraphy

Using biblatex with: \usepackage[citestyle=verbose,bibstyle=authortitle,backref=true,hyperref=true]{biblatex} Generating footnote citations with \footcite and the bibliography with ...
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Biblatex order of entries in a multi-citation

I am trying to understand how to change the order in which citations appear when I use multiple entries. Unfortunately the BibLatex documentation is not really helpful, its so complicated. Lets say I ...
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Put parentheses around year in citation

I have the following Latex code, where I use biber and chicago style for citations: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[english,ngerman]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Adding .bib in overleaf.com

I am making a presentation using this template https://www.overleaf.com/latex/templates/beamer-presentation/zxrfltwmbcrt#.VWST_1Y7SFU available at overleaf.com To add references, I followed the ...
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Show “notes” field in footnotes for footcite with citestyle=verbose

Is there a way to force the "notes" field to show in footnote citations? I know you can suppress fields with: \AtEveryCiteKey{\clearfield{url}} for example.
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biblatex does not print book in beamer [closed]

Good day to all! Today, I'm using beamer and biblatex. In the bibliography frame, I want to print book references. But, I didn't obtain the desire result. What I have done is at the end, into the ...
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(nodate) in biblatex bibliography [closed]

When I print my bibliography I literally see (nodate) in my source when there's no date for an online bibtex entry. For example: Apple. (nodate). Introducing Swift. Verkregen 22 december 2014, van ...
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Footnote citations correct bibliography numbering with minipage citations

I am using the following (along with \footecite) to enable footnote citations that also appear in an ordered list when I use \printbibliography. ...
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How to make option langid={english} conditional?

How can i make all references to have langid={english} option unless there are cyrillic letters inside a reference, then it should be langid={russian}? Optional question: How can i make all references ...
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How to add commas in biblatex citations [duplicate]

I'm struggling with my bibliography. I'm using ShareLaTeX and the biblatex package; nonetheless, my references appear in the document as (rogers 1995) but I need to add a comma after the author's name ...
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biblatex: per-entry language switching

According to biblatex manual (p.24), the hyphenation field in a bib-entry switches language on per-entry basis: hyphenation field The language of the bibliography entry. The identifier must be ...
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Is is possible to conditionally switch languages within one document? [duplicate]

I'm quite new to biblatex. I'm typesetting a collection that has papers both in English and Russian, and I'm making a single bibliography at the end of the book. For the bibliography to look pretty, ...
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Customized Citation Style

I started using Biber+BiblateX and I wanted to make it produce the citations in the form of a list of the first letter of the authors, similar to the alphabetic style. Similar is the key word: the ...
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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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How do I instruct \fullcite to use maxbibnames rather than maxcitenames?

For my PhD thesis, I am including a List of appended papers automagically. To generate the references, I used to use \bibentry, but now I switched to biblatex and headed for \fullcite hoping it to be ...