{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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url in hyperref with local destination? [closed]

Using the hyperrefpackage in the xelatexenvironment, the external url="..." generated lead to a local address. With doi="..." it's not a problem at all. Any ideas how to solve this? ...
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Biblatex delimiter after journal title

I am trying to change the separator between the title of a journal article and the following element (In this case the name of the journal). however, I cannot find the proper delimiter in the §4.10 of ...
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Problem with URLs in bibtex file when using new Thesis class/template [closed]

I am using a thesis template for my thesis write up using Lyx interface. For my bibliography, I use JabRef manager to produce .bib file. It works fine except for the entries which have URL values, ...
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Different configurations for \footfullcite and \cite in biblatex

In a document, I use both \cite for some citations, and \footfullcite for other ones. I have a biblatex.cfg file for the configuration. I'd like to be able to have distinct configurations for the two ...
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biblatex-ieee ignores protection for capital letters in title

since the last update (v1.1k) of the biblatex-ieee package the protection of capital letters for the whole title doesn't work anymore. I am using misc as entrytype and I want to keep the whole title ...
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\csquotes messing up Bibliography [duplicate]

I'm pretty new to LaTeX, but will try to be as clear as possible. I'm writing a thesis in humanities, so quoting is quite significant for me - both in-text quotes and block quotes. Therefore I'm ...
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Modifying the oscola citation style

I would like to make several modifications to the oscola citation style, but have little experience with modifying biblatex styles. I'm hoping these are not difficult modifications and that someone ...
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Error when manually creating a bibliography on a mac

I tried to use the following structure: \usepackage[backend=bibtex,style=numeric]{biblatex} \begin{document} ... \cite{123}... \begin{thebibliography}{99} \bibitem{123} A. B. C, Test. ...
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Adding a comma after “et al.” in citations doesn't work for a different language “et al.”

In an assignment, I am required to have citations formatted in the following manner: in the authoryear style with a comma after the andothers-string (normally "et al.") with "et al." translated to ...
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Biblatex - Shortauthor length problem

I cite the Android Open Source Project multiple times in my work. So i just declare the same shortauthor multiple times like this: @ONLINE{online_android_apiguides_services, TITLE = ...
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\AtEveryBibitem{\clearfield{Title}} in beamer?

In my beamer presentation, I want to cite the reference without title. So, I tried: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[ backend=bibtex8, defernumbers=true, sorting=none, firstinits=true, ...
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biblatex cite current frame in beamer

Is it possible to cite only the reference in current slide (frame) of beamer in a bibliography at the bottom of this slide? I tried this one: \documentclass{beamer} \usepackage[ backend=bibtex8, ...
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Convert from a textplain reference to bibtex

I have the following list of publications in a text plain file: [1] Heikki Ailisto, Petteri Alahuhta, Ville Haataja, Vesa Kyllönen, and Mikko Lindholm. Structuring context aware applications: ...
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\DeclareFieldFormat inside \renewbibmacro*: Whats the difference between {##1} and {#1}? [duplicate]

I'm using BibLaTeX with biber and the authortitle style and I want to omit the "p." when citing an entry in my .bib-file BUT ONLY for entries with a non-empty shorthand field. I managed to do so by ...
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BibLaTeX-dw style authortitle-dw: How to apply firstfull=true but not to entries with shorthand field

I'm using BibLaTeX with style=authortitle-dw and option firstfull=true. Is there a way to NOT apply firstfull=true to those entries in my .bib-file, which have a shorthand entry? A MWE, that only ...
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Chicago-style citations of CJK documents #2

I'm regularly citing East Asian material in styles similar to HJAS (but sometimes in the author-date style). This has been possible thanks to the ingenious solution offered in Chicago-style citations ...
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BibLaTeX style “philosophy-verbose” with “shorthandintro=false” option gives keyval Error

I am using biblatex and philosophy-verbose style to insert references in my LaTeX document. In some bib entries, I have inserted a shorthand field and decided to cite them only with the shorthand as ...
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Writing the company name in a patent bib resource [duplicate]

For my Master Thesis I need to cite patents. One patent is held by a company. By adding the company as an author I get B. F. GmbH instead of the complete name. Same happens, when I enter the company ...
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Why won't biber-biblatex work with memoir? [closed]

Why won't biber-biblatex work with memoir? Seems that this is a longstanding issue, but I have not discovered any reliable resolution. In this mwe I get errors (i'm summarizing) like undefined refs ...
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Biblatex: Title of crossref not shown in @INREFERENCE entry

I am using a bibfile with an @INREFERENCE entry. Surprisingly when cited the title of the lexicon is not shown. Here is my minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[backend=biber, ...
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How to create a remotely accessible, centralized .bib bibliography?

I would like to create a remotely accessible, centralized .bib bibliography on GitHub that I can use in my .Rnw and .tex files in various directories. It would also make it easier to collaborate and ...
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Continuing pages need a heading

I am trying to modify a .cls file to write down my thesis, in particular I am trying to add modify the CITED LITERATURE, and allow Continuing pages to have heading, CITED LITERATURE (Continued). Any ...
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How to get the lettering in \citeyear?

I have the following document \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{report} \usepackage{fontspec} \usepackage{xunicode} \usepackage{polyglossia} \usepackage[maxlevel=3]{csquotes} \usepackage{graphicx} ...
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biblatex-chicago, cmsdate=both with same origdate and date

On the subject of the date field in the author-date style, the biblatex-chicago manual states on p. 87: If the original publication dates — in the origdate field — are the same, and the reprint dates ...
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Bibliography heading on every page

My thesis guideline states that bibliographies should continue to next page with heading "Kaynaklar Dizini devam ediyor" (meaning "Bibliography Continued"). I'm using memoir and biblatex. How can I ...
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Is it possible to have several entries in a bibtex-date field?

My documents are often referring to articles that span several issues of the same journal, as in the following example. In building the file, biber complains that this would not be a correct date ...
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Tufte Fullwidth Bibliography across pages

I am trying to print the bibliography in a tufte-book using the whole width of the page, since I don't intend to put marginalia into the bibliography. Edit: I am using an updated version of tufte ...
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Biblatex AMA style

I'm counting on the fact that somebody must have done this and has a style file for biblatex-AMA (American Medical Association). Otherwise how do I make the list of references look like this: ...
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biblatex's \footfullcite typesets citation twice in beamer

Consider main.bib: @techreport{2012FracfocusChemical, author = {FracFocus,}, howpublished = {\url{http://fracfocus.org/water-protection/drilling-usage}}, institution = {The Ground Water ...
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Numbered Bibliography [closed]

I use biblatex and report documentclass. I need to remove the number before the bibliography title. Any suggest?
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Is there a time field where I can fill in the time I want? [closed]

I am going to add a web page to the bibliography, and therefore I need to add the time. I did not add the web page in latex when I got it from the web, so I need to add the time I actually used the ...
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Supressing some fields from biblatex footcite

I'm using biblatex in a beamer presentation and would like to show compact references in footnotes. I'm using \footfullcite, but the problem is that it prints all the fields usually expected in the ...
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Multiple references in one citation with links

I want to do Multiple references in one superscript citation but with the options of pdf or paper layout. When pdf is selected I want an internal link in the citation number to the reference and a ...
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How do I create a .bib file for bibtex?

how do I create a .bib file? I am trying to create a master bib file on texshop. When I save the file, it saves as a .tex, not .bib (even when I try to correct it manually). thanks in advance
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Biblatex merging entries together

I'm using biblatex with biber to write a CV. In my bibliography, biblatex seems to merge all the entries into one. I cannot understand why. I found quite a few questions on TeX.SX where users ...
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Biblatex citations inside KOMA-script's dictum [duplicate]

I would like to use biblatex (specifically, biblatex-chicago) to cite an author inside the \dictum command of scrbook. Here's my MWE, which produces some errors. \documentclass{scrbook} ...
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Biblatex: How can I get same bibliography when compiling region in AUCTEX as in the complete “master” document?

Preliminary remark This problem is constantly annoying me, so I'd like to find a solution. From my experience with biber I thought I would just need to copy/rename some files created by bibtex to ...
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Diffrent ibidtracker for text and foot - Problem with footcites (Biblatex)

I needed to deactivate the ibidtracker in text to prevent the "ibid" by 2nd cite of a same author. I solved this with a "foot"-tracker i found, but now i have a problem with the footcites-command, ...
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Citing one book twice should show short-title second time

I use the following bib-file: @misc{kant2007grundlegung, title={Grundlegung zur Metaphysik der Sitten, Kommentar von Christoph Horn, Corinna Mieth und Nico Scarano}, author={Kant, Immanuel}, ...
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How to remove the link to the references in a beamer presentation?

I'm using LaTeX with biblatex (and beamer), and in the top left corner there's a link to the references. Does someone knows how to remove it? Thanks :) Here's a screenshot: And the minimal ...
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Where is \fromto defined, and can I change it?

My research group has a shared collection of bib-files which I'm converting my thesis to use. However, these files use the \fromto macro to specify page ranges, and my thesis is currently set up using ...
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Multiple ISBN's for a given entry, e.g. a book in biblatex

Please consider the following snippet: \documentclass[10pt]{article} \usepackage[backend=biber]{biblatex} \begin{filecontents*}{p.bib} @book{Smith2015, title = {Some Conundrums}, ...
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How to properly make reftex work with multiple biblatex bibs?

I saw a comment in here that support for multiple addbibresource has been integrated into Emacs. However I'm using a few custom stys from where I require biblatex package with all the necessary ...
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ISO Date format with Biblatex/Biber?

I'm using biblatex/biber with the biblatex-chem package to make a list of citations for group meeting. This works quite well, but I wanted to add a recent C&EN article to it, since it is quite ...
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Biblatex-chicago notes sorting same year

I'm sorry if this has already been answered elsewhere, but I couldn't find it. I would like to get Biblatex-chicago-notes to sort my bibliography when there are several works published the same year ...
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BibLaTeX, vim-latex and \xxxcites

He, the vim-latex module for vim, provides a very nice feature: inserting a reference with the F9 key, which opens a window where you can look for the reference to insert. However, it does not seem to ...
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Recent alternatives to the historian package

The historian reference style is almost exactly what I need, but it's causing a lot of errors and seems to be kind of outdated. Are there any recommended recent alternatives? I need footnote ...
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Which case to use for “title” field?

It seems bibliography styles override whatever case written on the "title" field except for those parts protected with braces. What would be the best case to use for writing the "title" in the ...
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APA-based bibliography and citation style

I would like to change the bibliography and citation style to this APA-based style: Books: Menger, C. (1982). Grundsätze der Volkswirtschaftslehre. Wenen: Braumüller. Websites: Nakamoto, S. (2009). ...
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what are pitfalls when using doi as bibtexkey?

A very common scheme for bibtexkeys is FirstauthornameYYYY like Bohr1922. This scheme is not well suited for collaborating in teams because of collisions (Bohr1922a vs. Bohr1922b if there were many ...