{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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different name format for a book with shorthand

I'm setting up my own bbx file in biblatex based on authoryear and want it to output the author in another name format when the book has a shorthand. Normally it should output e.g. “Albert E.”, so I ...
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How to include biblatex \nocite authors in authors index

Occasionally using biblatex I want to reference an authored work (i) without including a formal citation in the text, while (ii) including the work in the bibliography, and (iii) including all of the ...
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biblatex authoryear-icomp parenthesis in footnotes and textcite

By typing Some text \autocite[88]{A01}. Now Textcite \textcite[88]{A01} I try to achieve the following output: Using this answer, I do get the footnotes right. Unfortunately, there are brackets ...
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BibLaTeX doesn't show bibliography

I found a constructed a Thesis in LaTeX Share and use it to write me thesis It is available https://www.sharelatex.com/project/56e44391c943caf02bd3a4ec Now, I downloaded the whole package to see if ...
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Small capitals with biblatex

It looks like a bug has been introduced in the last update of biblatex. The code below used to output author's family names in small capitals, but not anymore? \listfiles \documentclass{article} ...
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Can I use biblatex to produce processed tex file for use with pandoc?

I'm using biblatex (actually biblatex-chicago) with biber to process citations in an academic paper. Unfortunately I need to provide a Word file for a stage in the editorial process. I know that ...
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How to switch from biblatex+biber to natbib+bibtex?

Context I use the biblatex package coupled with biber (see terminology disambiguation) for my personal writings. I want to submit a paper using a template requiring the natbib package — hence the ...
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bibtex and biblatex customing in sharelatex

So I have fighting with this problem now two days. Result: nod good... In the picture is example what I try to do. First ones are made by hand and after "lähteet" is what biblatex is doing. I can't ...
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Bibtex compile a empty .bbl using {biblatex}?

Use other online latex share thesis template to write my thesis. Find the cite problem and couldn't solve. The citation part keep show [cite name] instead of number there is no reference in the paper ...
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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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Single LyX file with multiple bib file

I am writing my thesis in LyX. It's a collection with 3 separate .bib files with jab ref. I inserted the three bib file in three different places. But the pdf output seem to only use the first bib ...
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One \cite crash all

I'm new to this. And I understand nothing. Please, explain me what happen. I use \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[ backend=biber, style=authoryear, natbib=true, ...
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hyperlink name with biblatex authoryear and breaking lines [duplicate]

I'm trying to hyperlink author-year style citations generated by biblatex, such that not only the year is clickable, but the full author name as well. This question was asked before (here) and ...
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how to compile latex files to get my pdf contains all the references included in the bib file [duplicate]

I used a separated bib file (database) and in order to remove questions marks I have to compile my files .tex, .bib And .aux but I don't know how to perform that under ubuntu or how to compile my ...
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Unicode char' (U+301) --> References do not update

I have a problem within ShareLaTex. I get the following error message: Unicode char' (U+301) I received it after adding references to my bib file. U+301 seems to refer to ~ signs or accents. That ...
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How to make bibtex CUSTOMA entries look exactly like ARTICLE?

I have one entry in my bibfile which I made of type CUSTOMA (it could be any of customa to customf). I did this so that it does not show in the reference list created with ...
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TeXShop not invoking biber with XeLaTeX [duplicate]

I installed current MacTeX version (20150613) and then updated TeXShop to most recent version, Version 3.61. In the BibTeX engine setting, I wrote biber, and in the document I additionally have: ...
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Biblatex: Appearance of alphastyle label depending on number of authors

Depending on the number of authors of a publication, I would like to get labels used by the "bibstyle=alphabetic" option and inline-citations to look like this: One author -> [Doe 2016] Two authors ...
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Highlight an author in bibliography using biblatex-gost package

When trying to use the solution for author highlighting from Highlight an author in bibliography using biblatex allowing bibliography style to format it it turned out that it perfectly works with ...
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Undefined control sequence due to \printbibliography

I am currently writing my master's thesis using TeX Live and Texmaker and have suddenly run into an "undefined control sequence" that points to the line ...
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Changing the appearance of citations with biblatex

I am using biblatex to add references in slides made with beamer. In following slide I need to make following changes: Remove black line that separates the contents of slide from the ref. Reduce ...
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Biber crashes suddenly [closed]

Out of the sudden biblatex isn't working anymore. I get this error when running the example below in Emacs with AucTex: Running `Biber' on `example' with ``biber "example"'' TeX Output exited ...
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Excluding one certain author from [et al.]

Is there any possibility using biblatex or any other package to exclude the certain author from [et al.]? This is needed for author publications list in my thesis. Now the issue is solved by simply ...
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How do I force references to appear at the very end of a document, without placing them on a new page?

I'm writing a document that must be at most two pages long. I'd like for my references (created using Biblatex) to appear at the very end of the document, in a single contiguous block, after all the ...
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Per-language bibliography strings don't work for me (biblatex/biber/polyglossia)

My bibliography contains both English and Hebrew entries. To accomplish this I am using XeTeX, biblatex (with biber and biblatex-apa), and polyglossia. Since biblatex does not come with Hebrew ...
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How to abbreviate first names with multiple letters using Biblatex?

Biblatex implements one single mechanism for abbreviating first names: it just prints the first character of the first name. For instance, "Philippe" is abbreviated into "P.". However, some languages ...
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How to add bibliography file to classicthesis-styled CV?

I am creating my CV in LaTeX with classicthesis-styled CV. Instead of adding publications individually, I would like to add a bibliography file. I tried it with the following code, but couldn't get it ...
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apacite-like commands in biblatex?

My document used to use bibtex with the package apacite, where I used the commands \cite and \citeA to create citations of the form (Author, Year) and Author (Year) respectively. For various reasons ...
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In a Biblatex SourceMap, is there a way to do a \step for many fields?

I coded a Sourcemap performing regex substition in author field. \DeclareStyleSourcemap{% \maps[datatype=bibtex]{% \map{% \step[fieldsource=author,% match={\regexp{...}}, ...
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Failing to compile my Biblatex bibliography [duplicate]

As I wrote in the title, I'm trying without success to compile the bibliography of my thesis. I'm using the package Biblatex. I know that there are other questions about the same topic, but I couldn't ...
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Biblatex in Mac [duplicate]

everyone! For a long time, I have been using bibtex for generate bibliography in my docs. Now, i am trying to migrate to biblatex in Mac. I have followed the steps to generate a bibliography, that ...
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Putting the title first in the bibliography

I'm writing a publication list, and I'm using \fullcite to put the bib entries in the body. Since this is a list of my publications, I would like to put the title first (I presume that the reader ...
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LaTeX + Git: Bibliography

Let's say I have one and only one bibliography file on my computer, in which I write every piece of literature I read and that I import in every paper I write or on what my PhD thesis will be at the ...
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EID bib entry causes duplicate page numbers in citation with biblatex

ADS paper service usually provides the EID entry as well as the pages entry in their bibtex files. Both entries generally contain the page number of an article. Usually this doesn't seem to cause any ...
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Having problem with Latex Citations A,b,c after the year [duplicate]

how can i manage my sources that its not like this? I dont want to have the a,b,c,d,e after the year of the source i use. I use Mendeley and biber. Hope you can help me!
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Biblatex.cfg vs .cls vs .sty

In terms of the efficiency/speed of compiling which is the more effective place to put bibliography option changes: In the biblatex.cfg, a .cls file calling a new class or a .sty file. Any insight ...
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biblatex problem with two bibliography sorted differently

I have a complex document which contains a lot of citations. At the end of the document, the cited papers are printed using several bibliographies that are sorted differently (some by years, other by ...
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How to not display url and visit date in biblatex? [duplicate]

I'm doing some slides in beamer, and including the url and visit date in biblatex in a footnote would make it too long. Is there a way to hide these fields? The citations in the latex file are ...
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Can't define apa as bibstyle “Undefined control sequence. <argument> \mkbibdateapalongextra”

I have to write a report using APA style bibliography, using this minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[backend=biber, bibstyle=apa, ]{biblatex} \usepackage{filecontents} ...
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biblatex: force \cite not to ignore semicolon

By default the \cite command ignores a semicolon if it follows a dot. How can I force biblatex to print the semicolon regardless if there is a dot before? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[ ...
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Beamer Bibliography “and” and section name

I am using Beamer to prepare a Turkish presentation. However, I came a cross with the following two problems. How can I make this write "Author1, Author2 ve Author3"? How can I replace "References" ...
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BibTeX: Separate between Printed and online Sources

In the bibliography, I want to separate online references from printed references with the heading online references. Both references should begin at same page. I have tried to put the online ...
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Biblatex, emphasized/italic entries and redefined \emph{}

Many Biblatex-Styles use \mkbibemph{} to typeset italic parts of an bibliographic entry. By default, \mkbibemph{} is defined as \emph{}. My Problem: If one redefines \emph{} like ...
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Biblatex: cite two-author papers as (A & B <date>)

I'd like biblatex to cite like this: One author papers: "Wood 2007" Two author papers: "Wood & Newborough 2007" Three or more authors: "Wood et al. 2007" I can't figure out how to get citation ...
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How to make the bibentry text appear below the citekey with biblatex

I want to set the text of a citeentry below the citekey with a space to the left border. My current solution sets the text to the next line but the space between key and text is still the same. This ...
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Footnotes in Subfiles

I am writing a large report in TeXshop and have decided to use subfiles for each chapter, and have created a .bib bibliography. However, now that I have separated the chapters into subfiles, the ...
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Problem with apa style

I have a problem using apa style in BibLaTeX. \documentclass[a4paper,14pt]{extarticle} \usepackage{cmap} \usepackage{mathtext} \usepackage[T2A]{fontenc} ...
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Latex Bibliography Reference Number Enumeration

I'm writing a thesis but also editing thesis template for my needs but there just one point left that I can't handle. I wan't to delete that numbers with link to references shown in image.
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Problem headers/footers and biblatex [duplicate]

I've recently fallen upon a problem with biblatex formatting of headers/footers: by default it prints on the even page the word ‘bibliography’ in the left part of the even page header, followed by the ...
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Using \nocite in large documents

I am having some issues regarding the bibliography. When I am citing more than 2 references at the same time, for example 3 ctations I usually cite it as: (\cite{a}-\nocite{b}\cite{c}) "as shown in ...