{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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Appending “Chapter #:” to numbered chapters but not unnumbered ones in a bibliography by section

I use the following code to general a bibliography-by-section in a 'book' document, but this appends "Chapter #:" to all chapters, including unnumbered ones. How can I modify the code to only append ...
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Biblatex-Chicago: Comma after \Citetitle should appear before closing quotation mark [closed]

According to the Chicago Manual of Style, a comma should appear immediately before, not after, a closing quotation mark adjacent to it. This convention is known as "American-style punctuation." For ...
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Insert Colon in between (year) and (title) in references list: authoryear style

My code is as follows: I would like to have a : (colon) in between (year) and the (") of the title in references list. i tried using \renewcommand{\labelnamepunct}{\addcolon\space} but it doesn't ...
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Biblatex: Wrong abbreviations of names [closed]

I've noticed something strange in the way biblatex abbreviates certain names. It appears to ignore parts of hyphenated names if they are shorter than three characters. For example, Yi-feng Wang ...
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Controlling first name display in biblatex \citeauthor?

Somewhat similar to Customize `\citeauthor*` to show full author name but UpperCase only the first letter, but I cannot wrap my head around this. Consider this MWE: % pdflatex test.tex; biber test; ...
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Localize fields in biblatex

I'm trying to write a document using a .bib as a database of entries, and then formatting them. However, I need to have some entries in multiple languages. So, is there an easy way to localize fields ...
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OSCOLA BibLaTeX not recognizing repeated listing of author for co-authored works

This question follows from a previous question. I am using the OSCOLA BibLaTeX style file. In the bibliography, when citing the same author more than once, the author's name should be replaced with a ...
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Trouble getting biblatex-apa to display multiple authors as last-first/first-last

biblatex-apa displays the author names for papers with multiple authors like this: Thomason, Sarah and Everett, Dan but I need it to be displayed like this: Thomason, Sarah and Dan Everett. I ...
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biblatex, edit \footcite command

I am using the biblatex package. for my thesis I have the following requirements for a citation in the footer: See "last name of the author" ("year"), "pages". example footcite: See Miller ...
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Leave pages-field out of bib-entry with incollection, if pages given when quoting [duplicate]

Since two users here were already a great help to my last question, here a new problem that came along. If I quote an incolletion or inbook the first time (verbose setting), it will print the pages of ...
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Biblatex: Autocite dependent on shorthand

I want to customize the behavior of biblatex's autocite command. Generally, autocite should behave like footcite. However, in some cases I should be like parencite, e.g. when a shorthand field is ...
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OSCOLA BibLaTeX not recognizing repeated listing of author in bibliography

I am using the OSCOLA BibLaTeX style file. In the bibliography, when citing the same author more than once, the author's name should be replaced with a double em-dash. The file generally handles this ...
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Changing the position of the editor with biblatex (@inbook)

I'd like my citations to become the following: Kline, Michael; Nilsen, Micheline: Paris Commune, 1871. In: Ness, Immanuel; Herz, Jonah (Hgg.): The International Encyclopedia of Revolution and ...
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Equivalent of \nocite{} for \mcite{} in biblatex?

What is the \mcite{} equivalent for \nocite{} in biblatex? Background I am trying to reproduce a set of reference in another document using biblatex. The other document uses the equivalent of ...
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Link to crossref in bibliography

Is there any way to make link in the bibliography to cross-references ? Consider the following MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage[backend=bibtex8]{biblatex} ...
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biblatex minor problems with citations

In connection with making list of publications with citations I do have a problem. I did find the solution how to list the citations to a given publication: Cited by: \begin{enumerate} ...
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footnote + bibliography with texmaker(OSX), biber, bib latex [duplicate]

Problems: footnotes are not filed with info from *.bib instead only the cite key is shown no bibliography shown I use texmaker on iOS with The MacTeX-2014 Distribution. quick build: LaTeX + ...
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Making the unnumbered Bibliography chapter in memoir into a numbered chapter

My supervisor has told me my references section needs to be numbered. However, I do not know how to make that happen. I read somewhere about redefining the \printbibliography command within the ...
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xkeyval Error: `refsegment:00' undefined with biber and biblatex [closed]

I'm trying to deel with a bibliography by section in book document. I grope, but I can not seem to correct this error : ! Package keyval Error: refsegment:00 undefined. See the keyval package ...
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Biblatex. Sorted references in footnote

I want to do something like that. I prefer option sorting=nyt in Biblatex. But with command \sfcite{} I don't have sort order like in References. Question 1: Is there a way to sort \sfcite{} before ...
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Unusual Ordering of Bibliography with Biblatex

I'm using biblatex with bibtex as a backend and I am trying to understand the ordering of the citations in the bibliography. A MWE is as follows \documentclass{article} ...
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Don't sum up books in bibliography [duplicate]

I'm using biblatex with biber backend and verbose-icomp preset. When citing in the text, I need the ibid-features, but mustn't use the compact features in the bibliography at the end. Can I somehow ...
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Error : Package inputenc Error: Keyboard character used is undefined

I was adding references to my .bib file and everything was just working fine. I came acroos a document ...
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TeX capacity exceeded under Droit-fr 0.4 [closed]

I'm currently having a trouble with my Thesis on Latex. I'm using Droit-fr.sty and latexmk. Here is my main console: Subroutine makeglo2gls redefined at (eval 8) line 19, <GEN1> chunk 1. ...
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Biblatex-biber bug [on hold]

I am victim of the known biblatex-biber bug described here which leads to mass spurious missing citations, resolved only by deletion of the biber cache (dozens of files). Previously it was occasional ...
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Placement of Jr. and Sr. with biblatex

In most bibliographic styles, the suffixes Jr. and Sr. go after both names of an author in the bibliography, preceded by a comma: Gauch, Hugh G., Jr. (2012). Scientific method in brief. Cambridge: ...
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Biblatex style: use '=' in final bibliography

I'm afraid this is a stupid question, but browsing Biblatex styles I could not find an answer. The editor of a book wants this from contributors: TEXT as noticed by Ross 2003, p. 75 FINAL ...
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makeindex: sorting “7B” as a number

The following minimal example: \documentclass[12pt]{article} \usepackage{makeidx} \makeindex \begin{document} A\index{7B} simple\index{5} example \index{9} showing\index{7} the problem \printindex ...
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Using three different reference lists in one document with different citation styles

I try to include three different reference lists into one article, all using different citation styles, like e.g. in this mini layout example: \documentclass{article} \begin{document} We have ...
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Any amsalpha-like style in Biblatex?

Did anyone know is there a way to set style for biblatex? I would like a way to backref the cited page with linkedin hyperref, it seems that the Biblatex can do this, but the style is quite ugly!!! ...
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How to always include certain author name in citation?

I'm interested if there is a way to include (always) author name (my name) in citation even if name is not first or second in article. % arara: lualatex: { shell: yes } % arara: biber % arara: ...
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Short form of same author

I'm having a problem while writing my project paper. I'm quoting the United Nations multiple times so doing that I have to use the short form of the author. As a result my paper should look like this: ...
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How can I change the color of bibliography headers when I use biblatex with the reading style?

Based on the answer http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/149753/4172 to the question Highlighting particular bibliography entries, I am trying to obtain a reference listing using the reading style of ...
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LyX + Biblatex => XHTML (for conversion to ODT)

I am writing a document in LyX (2.1.2) and need to share it for editing and review purposes with others who do not use LyX/LaTeX. I am also using Biblatex + Biber for the bibliography. LyX's inbuilt ...
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Special format for label made from author initials

biblatex with style=alphabetic generates a label from the author name(s) in a way depending on the number of authors: (1) for a single author or “many” authors, the label is made from the beginning of ...
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biblatex style=apa, undefined control sequence [duplicate]

I want to use the apa style with biblatex and have some troubles. I use pdflatex from Miktex 2.9 (64x) and also downloaded biber and copied it into the bin directory. If I try to compile the ...
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How to treat multiple references to the same work as one citation

On my PhD thesis I'm frequently refering two versions of a work. For instance, a translation of Marx's Eighteenth Brumaire and the page on the german Marx-Engels Werke. Biblatex's \cites (or ...
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Don't use brackets in bibliography (“1.” instead of “[1]”)

I want to use references like "[1]" in my text, but "1." in the bibliography. I did find the exact same question: How to use 1. (number followed by dot) format instead of [1] format in bibliography ...
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Getting the field 'pagetotal' to show in @inproceedings (biblatex)?

In this question, the OP asks how to get the field pagetotal to appear in articles using biblatex, but I want to get the same field to show in @inproceedings entries as well, but I can't get that ...
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BibLaTeX: Customizing backreferences

I am trying to switch from Natbib to BibLaTeX. In Natbib (via hyperref), I have the following customization for backreferences: \renewcommand*{\backref}[1]{} \renewcommand*{\backrefalt}[4]{% \ifcase ...
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biblatex citestyle “phys”

I'm new to the biblatex environment and I'm trying desperately to have clean citation in my documents. I want to have something like: I want to cite this 1 References 1 Author, etc.... I manage ...
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Strange output when citing and in reference list with biber/ biblatex [closed]

when I create (using texlive2014/biber/biblatex/csquotes) a references list or when I simply cite something in the text with commands like this \parencite[cf.][]{Hunt2007} or ...
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Suppress the 'note' field using biblatex

I'm using biblatex to handle my references, I prefer the numeric-comp style: \usepackage[ style=numeric-comp, sorting=none, maxcitenames=2, maxbibnames=10, doi=false, ...
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Biblatex: use Latin abreviations for page numbers instead of localized ones

When using biblatex for my bibliography in a German document, page numbers are abbreviated with S. x or in case there are two consecutive pages S. xf (where x is the page number). For formatting ...
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Biblatex in-text citing, missing 'and' between authors

I'm using biblatex for my report and I've run into a small problem. When I have multiple authors in my .bib file and I want to cite them in text, I do not get an 'and' between the authors: ...
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Pulling Information out of Bibfile

I would like to organize the papers I've read in the way outlined here http://academia.stackexchange.com/questions/10578/how-to-read-and-take-notes-on-research-papers/10616#10616. But it kind of ...
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bibinitsep in biblatex issue

Redefining \setlength\bibinitsep{2.0\itemsep} didn't work with the newest version of biblatex and biber. I think the issue is described here, but there seems to be no fix so far. Has anybody an idea ...
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Capitalize words after colon in biblatex

I'm trying to use biblatex and biber to emulate, as best as possible, the default capitalization of bibtex's plain style. (I'm switching to biber/biblatex because of the better formatting options and ...
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inbook type dashes out the author name when author and editor are the same

My problem is that when the author and the editor names are the same in @inbook, author name is not shown in bibliography. Instead there is a dash. I'm already using dashed=false option. How can I fix ...
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biblatex - How can I make \printfield{number} just print the number (figures) without “Nr.”?

In a style I use \printfield{number}. This produces something like ISO Nr. 827443 The relevant part on page 140 in the manual says: \printfield[format]{field} If the <format> is ...