{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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Biblatex not printing citations [duplicate]

For some reason biblatex isn't working properly. It seems it can't reference the .bib file, and thus doesn't print the citations properly. The strange thing is that I have an older .tex file that ...
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BibLaTeX - How to remove the period after p/pp in Bibliography only

For my Thesis I almost entirely adjusted the authoryear biblatex style, however one last thing remains: In the Bibliography only I need to replace the 'p.' and 'pp.' with 'p' and 'pp'. How would I ...
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reftex-cite-format customizations not loading

RefTeX will no longer load my custom citations commands when using the lines from Setting up RefTeX with biblatex citation commands in my init file. Nothing changed in my init file, but it no longer ...
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Bibliography entries do not appear [closed]

I'm new to LaTex and already figuring out some problems with my bibliography. Some references are not shown in the bibliography, although they are cited. BUT, furthermore, if I do not cite anything, ...
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Preventing the printing of bibliography items referenced after the bibliography is printed

I am working on a project application that encompasses several "independent" parts: Project description CV Budget Misc. The project description references some bibliographic items, and a ...
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biblatex: How to emphasize but not caps-protect?

Using \emph{\relax About} to emphasize but not caps-protect “About”, as recommended by https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/140071/22851 does not work as expected: it removes the emphasis but keeps the ...
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Style surname according to keywords field

How do I make surnames in a bibliography small caps, except for 'author' when the keyword is 'primary'? Yes, I know I could just \textsc{…} them all, but I'd like this to be automated. I suppose the ...
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Biblatex: Suppress pages in journal

I went trough Guidelines for customizing biblatex styles and could solve some of the problems I encountered while customizing the alphabetic style (an answer for authoryear style is given in Biblatex ...
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URL in footcite mla

I'm currently using the mla style for citations \usepackage[style=mla,sorting=anyt]{biblatex}, however it does not support @online sources. Is there any way to get the URL in the footnote when using ...
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Use editors as fallback if no authors are given [closed]

My university requires me to use the editors field where the authors should be if no authors are given. I use biblatex. @book{mustermann2010, author={Mustermann, Max}, title={TeX}, ...
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Change the Order of “Author, Title, Year” in Reference When bibstyle=numeric [duplicate]

I would like to have authoryear as my citation style while having numbers in the reference page. I have done the following: \documentclass{article} ...
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How making a biblabel dependent from a cite command?

The question is very simple. I am using biblatex and biber. I want three things: If I use a new command \citer which produces the number of the cited text between bra-kets (ex. see, for references ...
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Redefine \parencites

Following up this post (Biblatex: Redefine cite command to print another field) I would also like to redefine the \parencites command, however, nowhere in the original biblatex-apa files I can find ...
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How can I fix formatting (e.g., missing parentheses and punctuation) of reference entries created with biblatex-apa?

First, I should admit I'm still fairly new to LaTeX, but I love it so far, even if it can be a bit demanding at times. Regarding my issue, I searched here in Stack Exchange and within the ...
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APA citing Error [duplicate]

Hy everyone! Im currently using biblatex with style=authoryear. When i quote with \parencite it looks quite similar than apa. But not exactly. There is still a coma between the author and the year i ...
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“and” to “und” when I cite two authors

I would like to change the English "and" to the German "und" when I cite two authors with /parencite. I'm using Bibdesk for my bibliography. \usepackage{acronym} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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LNI/alpha style at BibLaTeX with the usage of multiple “von” parts

I cite papers by "Wil van der Aalst" and I'd like to use the alphabetic style. When using the LNI-style, the label of the entry is vdA01. When using alphabetic, the label is vAal01. Is it possible to ...
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Bibliography insertion prevents compilation

I am trying to print a bibliography, following the example of the ShareLaTeX site. I have a bibliography.bib file with the following contents: @Article{sasai, author = "Yoshiki Sasai", ...
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What entry type would a forum be in biblatex? [closed]

I am creating a references list for a school project and would like to include a forum discussion that I found helpful. The problem is I am not certain which entry type would be most appropriate for ...
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First slide of references in beamer starts one line further down

When I add slides with references at the end of a beamer presentation, the first slide always starts one line further down than the subsequent slides. Why, and how I can prevent it? ...
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Biblatex/Biber replace author name with dash for each author

In the bibliography of authoryear-type bibliography styles, BibLaTeX can replace repeated author lists (with all authors the same) with a dash or similar. Is is possible to change this behaviour so ...
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biblatex: How to remove space between von and Last?

Certain prefixes (aka “von” parts, aka particles) end with an apostrophe or a hyphen (“d’Ormesson”, “al-Hakim”). These prefixes must not be treated as parts of the last name to allow formats like ...
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Correct hyphenation of “http://” in bibliography

I encounter a problem with an online source in my bibliography and can't find a solution. Whereas all other sources and URLs show "perfect" hyphenation, the first line of the entry of one specific ...
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The Type field is being left out in biblatex citation

Alright I have a citation that needs to look like the below: Macdonald, A. & Reich, A. (Producers) & Garland, P. (Director). (2015). Ex Machina [Motion picture]. United Kingdom: Universal ...
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Bibliography not showing with classicthesis LyX v-4.2

I am trying to switch to classicthesis style in LyX but the bibliography is not showing in pdf. I downloaded the classicthesis-LyX-v4-2 package, opened a new file from template.lyx and everything ...
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biber configuration file for shortening journal names

I found this post and it seems it's possible to do a regular expression match to replace journal names while creating the bibliographic entries. So I wrote a configuration file with this contents: ...
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customize citestyle for biblatex

Just now I'm using \usepackage[backend=biber, citestyle=numeric]{biblatex} \usepackage[flushmargin]{footmisc} ...
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the biblatex package doesn't work in Texworks [duplicate]

I have been troubled by the biblatex package for a few days in TexWorks. I follow the instructions from the internet in many ways,but things don't make sense to me. This is my code ...
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How can I split bibliography with unique references only in the second bibliography? [duplicate]

I would like to split a bibliography such that all references up to a point are listed in the first bibliography and all references that are listed from that point and are not listed in the previous ...
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Creating bibliographies with biblatex and moderncv - year showing only once for year [duplicate]

following the question answer creating bibliographies with biblatex and moderncv, i would like to show the year on the publication BUT only once for year each year. This example print the year after ...
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Bold the last names authors/editors in a biblatex bibliography (but only the ones in front of the title)

I use pdfLaTeX and bibLaTeX with biber as the backend. In my bibliography I want to bold the last names of all authors or editors; but not of the editors of a @collection if the entry is an ...
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Footnotes with author-year inline citation

Presently, I am using per-page footnotes for my citations using: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[style=verbose-trad3,autocite=footnote]{biblatex} \bibliography{refs} ...
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Citation style mla [duplicate]

I want to change my current bibsytle to mla but it won't work: \usepackage[numbers]{natbib} \begin{document} \bibliography{test-bib.bib} \bibliographystyle{dinat} This my text \citep{Saussure1995} ...
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latex does not recognize the references keeps giving ? in their locations [closed]

I have been using LaTeX for a couple of weeks with no problems however recently the document I am compiling does not recognize references it used to give them numbers and now just ?'s.I don't know how ...
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Highlight an author in bibliography using biblatex allowing bibliography style to format it

I am writing my thesis and I want to highlight my name in the publications using the \fullcite{} while keeping the main bibliography untouched (if not possible, the name can also be highlighted ...
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Has anybody implemented Society of Automotive Engineer (SAE) style bibliographies with a biblatex/biber solution?

There already exists an SAE class on CTAN contributed by Axel Franke, which although it is 15 years old (last update 2000-11-14) is still workable with a few tweaks, I think. The problem I am facing ...
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Condensed bibliography with runin title as in titlesec

Here is an MWE for a document I'm working on, based on code from here, modified with some titlesec options. My goal is to get the references title to appear as a runin title as in all the other ...
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Can't work biblatex referencing correctly. Source file doesn't change [closed]

Sorry for asking such a dumb question. But some reason, when I change source of my citations using \addbibresource{}, it doesn't work. It is temporarily saving the first source file when I start the ...
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biber and ~ provides an incorrect output

As I usually do, I use ~ when I use abbreviations in bibliographies. To my surprise, when I do this using biber it duplicates the initials that are abbreviated. Nevertheless, if I change to ...
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Help with additional parameter for DeclareCiteCommand

I use a custom cite command cite which puts the citation on first use in the footer. The problem is that there is no possibility to reference a page or section with this cite command. example: ...
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Biblatex, refsection and ids produces unstable output. How can I correct this?

I ran across an unfamiliar error when running Biber. The error turns out to depend on the use of an old bibkey defined in ids rather than the new bibkey. When I switch to the new bibkey, Biber ...
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Latex-Suite \ref completion and biblatex for multiple files

The reference completion is working fine for me for single file projects. However when I have a project with a *latexmain file reference completion does not work. I read the documentation and it ...
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Automatically validate and format ISBNs

Is there any way to get Biblatex to automatically validate and format ISBNs? That is, I would like to be able to enter a field such as isbn = {9789549090666}, in my .bib file—not worrying about ...
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Using institute instead of author for @online [duplicate]

I'm trying to add this page to my bibliography. There is no individual author to attribute, but there is an institute. However the institute field seems to not work (it doesn't show up in the ...
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Cite references in the order that they appear in another file

Suppose I have file A.tex that is the main document and has a list of references, say [1] Reference 1 [2] Reference 2 [3] Reference 3 [4] Reference 4 There is also B.tex which is like a letter and ...
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Strange error in Biber

I am getting a strange error that I do not understand upon the compilation of the bibliography using Biber: :2620: parser error : Premature end of data in tag section line 2218 ^ :2620: parser ...
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biblatex show urldate as full date

I am trying to use biblatex to format the reference to print the urldate in long form (Australian order) to match my universities style guide. I modified all the other fields using biblatex.cfg I ...
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Сorporate university standard for the use of latex for the preparation of bachelor's or master's final work [closed]

University administration asked for recomendations on Standard to use LaTeX for bachelor's and master's final works. Can somebody advise what to choose for corporate Standard: pdfLaTeX OR XeLaTeX or ...
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biblatex - Sort cites via number (split bibliography)

This is a follow-up question to biblatex - Consistent numbering in split bibliographies. My bibliography is split into two parts via categories. The entries are numbered consecutively and I want to ...
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Biblatex citation comments [closed]

So I decided to join the 21st century and ditch bibtex and natbib for biber and biblatex. I'm having an issue getting the citation comments to work, though. What I want is to have a short comment ...