{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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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 ...
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Display list of authors of all citations

I'm using biblatex (with bibtex as backend) to generate a bibliography. The citations in bibtex format originate from a variety of websites (ACM, IEEE, DBLP), meaning the authors are not always ...
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BibLaTeX - old style number for page(s), and keeping “p.” and “pp.” in bibliography

As mentioned in title, any way to make page number old-style, and keeping the pagination ("p." and "pp.")? This is I have done so far: My MWE code: % !TEX program = xelatex \documentclass{article} ...
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Bad crossref error [closed]

I am using TexMaker on Mac. In my BIB file, I have an item like: @inproceedings{DBLP:conf/wsdm/YeungI11, author = {Ching{-}man Au Yeung and Tomoharu Iwata}, title = ...
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Single List of Abbreviations (acronym list + biblatex shorthand list)

In my paper I have two abbreviation lists: 1) Acronyms for certain expressions through glossaries package (eg. APR = Annual Percentage Rate) and 2) Abbreviations of legal documents through biblatex ...
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BibLateX- Put the shorthand inside quotation marks in the citedas string

I am using biblatex-chicago for my paper. Due to I need to cite a lot of legal statutes, I'm using the entry "shorthand" to put an abbreviated form of some acts (EG. Law No. 17.336 on Intelectual ...
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Multiple bibliographies without repetitions

I know of multibib and some related packages but, as far as I understand, they do not seem to fit perfectly my needs. I would like to do the following. A main bibliography would list all items cited ...
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Two or three letter initials in bibliography with Biblatex

In my bibliography, I need to abreviate first names keeping digraphs and trigraphs. John should be abreviated as J. Clare should be abreviated as Cl. Charles should be abreviated as Ch. Christine ...
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entry set citation in biblatex

When citing an entry set in biblatex, the whole set appears as an item (\cite{set1}). I am wondering, is there an option to show each member of the set as individual item? Namely, same effect as ...
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Citation style with first letters of author's lastname

I'm searching for a citation style. Im using biblatex and I want the following citation using the first letters of the last name and the year of publishing: For only one author the referance should ...
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“Internet Reference” bibliography style for SAE papers using biblatex/biber

Despite my lack of LaTeX skills, with the help of the forum, I have been making good progress on developing an updated SAE class for writing SAE papers with LaTeX. Next up: Properly formatting ...
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How to adjust verbose-like citation style to requirements of my department

I’m preparing my PhD thesis [social science] and I need to adjust style of footnotes and bibliography to the formal demands of my department [of one of the universities in Poland]. I need almost full ...
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Using two .bib files with biblatex package [duplicate]

I am currently using \usepackage{biblatex} and I have two different .bib files: First_bib_File.bib Second_bib_File.bib The following command does not work \addbibresource{First_bib_File.bib ...
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# in a \footcite

I need to footcite a url that contains a hashtag and tried it the following ways without success: \footcite{http://url.eu/#privacy} Gives the error: ! Illegal parameter number in definition of ...
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Prepend/Append to Field Format in BibLaTeX

Consider the eprint:arxiv. It is originally defined in biblatex.def as: \DeclareFieldFormat{eprint:arxiv}{% arXiv\addcolon\space \ifhyperref {\href{http://arxiv.org/\abx@arxivpath/#1}{% ...
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Package biblatex Error: Incompatible package 'cite'

I am trying to use biblatex package: \usepackage{biblatex} I get the following error: ! Package biblatex Error: Incompatible package 'cite'. Can someone help me how can I resolve this issue? ...
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Texmaker not compiling references

I am using Texmaker and Miktex, and having issues to compile the references. In my latex file: \usepackage[% backend=biber,% style=numeric,% sorting=none,% ]{biblatex} I am using quick build: ...
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I found no \citation \bibdata \bibstyle commands in error in TexMaker or Biblatex

Well, this actually is an answer... I had this problem recently on Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty) and it got me a little bit irritated, so I'm posting this answer; I saw similar questions but not with these ...
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Safe and parsimonious creation of customised (non-comp) textual citation commands when using authoryear-comp

I've been trying to create custom variants of Biblatex's \textcite, \textcites, \Textcite and \Textcites commands. Although I have managed to come up with some code which appears to more-or-less work, ...
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Different behavior of double curly braces from single curly braces and quotation marks in correction of letter cases

I have downloaded and using a package from Elsevier. To cite a reference I export a .bib from Web of Science in the following format. Deliberately I changed "absolute" to "ABsolute" to test whether ...
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Replacing bibliography icons in beamer with biblatex bibliography [duplicate]

This Answer shows how to use a user-defined icon when using the thebibliography environment. How can I redefine the icons if I use \printbibliography from biblatex? Edit: In the answer I linked to, ...
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soul package leaving to cite errors [duplicate]

I was getting this "Undefined control sequence error due to presence of \ul I found that it was the underline for soul package and hence I added the package So I added \usepackage{soul} ...
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Can I use a shortened “language” entry (language code) in my .bib file?

I am using BiblaTeX and I have a question: As I see in nearly all types of sources in my .bib file I can use the entry language. However all I put in their is literary displayed in my references. So ...
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Several Quotes of the same Source at one Page

It looks very ugly if I footcite the same source on the same page. My .bib-file: @book{hanain, year={2014}, isbn={978-1493211647}, title={{SAP} {HANA}: An {Introduction}}, publisher={SAP PRESS}, ...
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Overfull \hbox when inserting citation in blockquote

I am inserting a \blockquote in my document but when adding a citation at the end of it (with a \hfill to make it right-aligned), I get an Overfull \hbox. This only happens using xelatex which I'm ...
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auto generate citation list for specific author

I'm currently putting together a CV and I am looking for a way to automate the process. I have a central bibtex database that stores 500+ entries, and I want to automatically import and create a ...
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TexStudio: Biber claims biblatex version is wrong

I use MiKTeX 2.9 and TexStudio 2.10.8 as my editor. And I try to use biblatex/Biber I have installed Biber with the packackge manager of MiKTeX and configured TexStudio to use Biber. This is the ...
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How to cite within a footcite? [duplicate]

I am using BibLatex, Biber and I have to use footcites for a paper. In a book, I found a citation of another book that I want to use. SOmething like this should come out: Some cited text² ² Smith ...
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Issues with biber [duplicate]

I am having issues with compiling my bibliography. I am on a mac. INFO - This is Biber 2.1 INFO - Logfile is 'intro.blg' read_file ...
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Undefined control sequence because of “de” in the author names [duplicate]

I updated my Latex files (I am using MacTex2015 distribution) and since than I am getting a strange undefined control sequence error. Bibliographical entries that have "de" in the author name don't ...
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labels before entries in only one of two split biographies

I use labels before entries in the bibliography, just as in the solution given in Bibliography styles like authordate2 in biblatex or natbib?, which works like a charm. However, I need to limit the ...
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add URL to citation apa biblatex

I need to add the URL in the citations in footnotes for every source that has a URL. It should look like the footnotes a and b in the MWE output. I found this: Add URL field to footcites using ...