{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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turn the first author into hyperlinks using BibLaTeX and hyperref [closed]

I want to turn the first author into hyperlinks using BibLaTeX and hyperref- I found this related question that aims to turn titles into hyperlinks in verbose mode using BibLaTeX and hyperref. I did ...
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Biblatex multiple author in-text initials missing [closed]

I have a strange situation with my in text citations. It's happening specifically with multiple author entries. The initial of the first author is fine but the the initials of the other two authors ...
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Manual citation of specific references with biblatex-chicago

How can I tell Biber that I have just manually cited a specific citation? This question is not about \mancite. In biblatex-chicago there is a command called \mancite which allows you to signal to the ...
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Winedit problem with biblatex (cygwin1.dll)

I have a strange bug occurring when I compile my tex file with pdftexify in winedt 8.2 (I have a win7 64bit machine) First, I have set biber.exe in the Winedt execution modes screen. All the packages ...
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Redefine the printnames command so as to change the font?

the \printnames command produces one of the following output: John Smith John Smith and Paul Winston John Smith et al. However I don't want to print the first names of the authors. That is, the ...
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Removing article pages from the footnotes using Historische Zeitschrift Style

I use this command to remove pages from the footnotes when the incollection is quoted but to leave them in the bibliography. \renewbibmacro*{chapter+pages}{% \printfield{chapter}% ...
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Formatting biblatex citation to handle non-latin (Japanese) author names

I am trying to customize biblatex (with biber as backend) so as to handle Japanese authors' names in an elegant way. Lets consider the following bibtex entry: @article{HondaSuzuki2014, author = ...
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Problems in citing in Beamer [duplicate]

I'm trying to cite an article in a frame and display the URL at the same time (Beamer). But all I get for the citation is a print out of the key. As for the URL I can't make it work. ...
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Cannot convert to Chicago style in biblatex-chicago with notes

could you please help me! I need to convert a text to Chicago style with short notes and bibliography afterwards, like this: as Dahl has shown,56 Notes 56. Dahl, Democracy, Chs 1 and 2. ...
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Custom authoryear bibstyle to match German dinat

I use biblatex in my document like this: \usepackage[backend=biber, hyperref=true, sorting=none, url=true, isbn=false, ...
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biblatex + biber + babel: configuration for polish language and style of bibliography (missing polish.sty)

This problem is probably trivial, but it's very important to me. After hours spent on searching the solution I couldn't find it. My LaTeX document works very well with biblatex, biber and babel, but ...
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Including bibliography in LaTex gives error

I'm writing an IEEE paper and I wanted to use the IEEEtran bibliography style for my research paper. I used the following code to add the bibliography \documentclass[conference]{IEEEtran} ...
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Problems with updated biblatex 2.9 in TeX Live 2014 [closed]

I have problems after updating all Tex Live 2014. This is the error in .log: Package biblatex Warning: File 'Desarrollo.bbl' is wrong format version - expected 2.4. biblatex version which is ...
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Biblatex bibliography title fields for different entries

I'd like to typeset my bibliography (which currently contains > 100 entries) and I'm strongly considering using biblatex. I'd like to try some alternatives, being one of them printing the title of an ...
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Printing references using biblatex doesn't work with tables and figures

This is the my document: % !BIB TS-program = biber \documentclass{llncs} \usepackage[ngerman,british]{babel} \usepackage[british]{babel} \usepackage{microtype} \usepackage[pdftex]{graphicx} ...
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Biblatex: Multiple citation numbers all within same bracket with tthe ieee style

I'm using the ieee style for biblatex and when inserting citations I want [1,2,6-10] Right now I'm getting [1],[2],[6-10]. How can I change this?
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Multiple citing [duplicate]

I am currently working on my bachelors degree and I am having trouble with BibLaTeX and Biber. The Problem is as follows: I want to cite the same paper more than once, and I want it to appear at the ...
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Add publisher to online source with biblatex/biber?

I was told to add a publisher for my online resources but I struggle at how I can add this information behind the auhtor. Is this possible with the "@ONLINE"? Or should I take an different style? ...
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Trying to understand the renewbibmacro and DeclareFieldFormat construct

I have migrated recently to biblatex and am trying to understand the many possibilities to tune and tweak the appearance of references in the bibliography. For example, for a work in a collection with ...
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BibLaTeX' \citefield not expanded as expected

I have run into what looks like a macro expansion issue. Consider the following example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{hyperref} \usepackage{biblatex} \begin{filecontents}{expprob.bib} ...
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Custom line breaks in biblatex bibliography entries

I'm using biblatex with bibstyle=authoryear option. I'd like to customize the style to insert a line break after the year in each bibliography entry. Currently, an entry looks like this I'd like ...
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biblatex-apa: full first names in the bibliography

Some publishers prefer the APA citation style in a modified way and do not want any initials for authors' and editors' names in the bibliography. According to the biblatex-apa handbook, this is made ...
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Including \DJ character into bibliography

I'm writing a text and want to cite someone with a strike-through D in his family. Please see the MWE below: LaTeX file: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
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Reference(Source) directly under the caption

Is there a way to write the refernce of a figure directly under the Figure? \documentclass{article} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \usepackage{filecontents} \usepackage[backend=biber, ...
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Biblatex not printing the bibliography in pdf [closed]

I'm trying to create a bibliography with .bib file but it don't print in pdf. My bib file has this structure: @book{latexcompanion, author = {Michel Goossens and Frank Mittelbach and ...
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How to cite and reference a manuscript type of work by title

For a project I am working on, I use manuscript type of reference works that I would like to cite and include in the bibliography. Though these manuscripts have an editor and year of publication, it ...
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biblatex ignores minnames [duplicate]

The following MWE produces strange citations. I want to print up to 2 author names or First Author et al. in the citation. This does not work with the following MWE and don't know why. ...
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How can I refer to the bibliography chapter generated by biblatex using cleveref?

I am using biblatex to generate my bibliography using printbibliography. I want to reference the bibliography from another chapter, using cleveref like this: \Cref{chap:bibliography} lists the ...
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Import footnotes from one file [duplicate]

Like as bibtex is there anyway to import footnote from one tex files. What I come up with is %--------------------------------------------Footnote references from label \makeatletter ...
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utf8 input encoding with biblatex for CJK

This is a follow up on the "utf8 input encoding encoding with biblatex" which nicely solves the problem for accented Roman charachters. Now what would have to be done if the bibliography containse a ...
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\textcite without square brackets [closed]

I'm using Biber with fowlling options \usepackage[backend = biber,style=bwl-FU, citestyle =authoryear-ibid, ibidpage, %siehe Doku pagetracker=false,maxnames=4,minnames=3,maxbibnames=99]{biblatex} ...
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How to create a list of articles including the references in each?

I want to create a list of articles and the references included in each article. I tried the following Create a list of references using the \nocite{bibtexkey}. In the bibtex file I have entries ...
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Package biblatex Warning: No “backend” specified, using Biber backend

I am trying to compile a simple tex file but I get this warning and no bibliography printed out: Package biblatex Warning: No "backend" specified, using Biber backend. I am using Kile on Ubuntu ...
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loop macro fails if wrapped in conditional

The following code is a subset of the answer in this question. The code provided in the answer works fine, but fails if I add a conditional \IfPackageLoaded. I post this error as a new question, ...
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Debug bibtex entries [closed]

Is there any way to debug bibtex entries (using biblatex) to know if the characteres are valid. I'm getting this error when printing bibliography: Overfull \hbox (5.59329pt too wide) in paragraph at ...
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Multiple names bold in bibliography [closed]

I'm following the guidelines from this post. However I'm struggling when trying to put in bold another name besides mine. The main characteristic is that the entry is like: ...
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Using OSCOLA, Biblatex style in conjunction with Jabref [closed]

My questions are as following? Can the OSCOLA style (BibLatex) be used harmoniously with Jabref? What are the necessary steps to be taken to ensure that they work together properly? Edit The ...
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Editor for Historische Zeitschrift Style wrong output

It seams that there is an error in Historische Zeitschrift Style Package itself (or maybe its just in my case). When book doesn't have an author, just editor there is an white space where it shouldn't ...
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Using @set entries in biber --> No author display in second entry

I'd like to shorten the bibliography by combining entries of the same authors and years (but different articles) by using biber's @set-function. If combining two bibliography entries (Bringmann.2005 ...
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Bib entry cannot be encoded in ansinew [closed]

I'm compiling the following files which are enconded in Western-1252. Using biber to compile the bib example.tex \documentclass[11pt, twoside, a4paper]{memoir} \usepackage[ansinew]{inputenc} ...
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no \bibdata and no \bibstyle found in main.aux [closed]

Simply I can not compile my bibliography file. How can I fix this issue? The top-level auxiliary file: main.aux I found no \citation commands---while reading file main.aux I found no \bibdata ...
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Biblatex foreing language example files - contribute? [closed]

Do you have a Biblatex bibliography file in a foreign language ? We are trying to build a test-sequence for language support in Biblatex and would like to have several files, using supported and ...
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Biblatex: cite an article published in several installments (multiple years and volumes)

I am using BibLaTeX with the verbose-ibid style and have customized it in accord with the specifications for my thesis. I now come to an article that was published in several installments over a ...
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Abbreviate only middle names in biblatex

I know of the option firstinits=true to abbreviate the first and all middle names in biblatex. What I would like to achieve is to only abbreviate the middle names. So e.g. author = {Smith, John Ethan ...
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Biblatex - How can I suppress some fields for multiple entry types?

Based on lockstep's answer here, I wrote \ifentrytype{book,collection,incollection}{% }{% \clearfield{url}% \clearfield{urldate}% \clearfield{review}% \clearfield{series}% }% to suppress the URL ...
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biblatex puts an extra “In” before journal name [duplicate]

I have called for biblatex using these options: \usepackage[style=numeric, natbib=true, backend=biber, maxnames=1, hyperref=true]{biblatex} In the output, biblatex ...
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Idemtracker between article or inbook and book with cite command in biblatex

I have a problem when I cite an article following a book, it seems that the idemtracker doesn't work for documentclass as article or inbook. Example : biblioessai.tex : ...
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Changing colon to comma after conference address with biblatex

I have a bibliography entry @conference{dempsey-davis1998, author={Dave Dempsey and Chris Davis}, title={Error analyses and test of pressure gradient force schemes in nonhydrostatic, ...
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Override firstinits=true for some entries in bib

I have a bib entry that is just a forum name and the URL. The problem is that all the bibliography is generated using firstinits=true. For this one with firstinits=true biblatex shortens the company ...
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How to remove the full stop at the end of each bibliography entry?

Using biblatex how do I remove the last full stops in the following entries: [1] Peter Fox, Richard Rabbit, and Franc Bird. “Animals are the better hu- mans”. In: Horse and Hound 10 (2011), ...