{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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I need help to make an apa style bibliography in LaTeX

Im using Spanish babel and I need to do an apa style bibliography in Spanish but when I use apa style bibliography it just shows the word referencias (references) but doesn't show the references I ...
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incollection: wrong bibliography entry [closed]

I'm using biblatex and the following entry in my *.bib file leads to a wrong bibliography entry. If I skip the maintitle, booksubtitle and bookauthor it seems that everything works but unfortunately ...
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Uppercase name in BibLaTeX authortitle citestyle

How can I make an author's name uppercase in BibLaTeX authortitle citestyle? The statement \DeclareNameFormat{author}{\MakeUppercase{#1}} changes the cited references but not the citations in ...
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Add bibsection to toc (biblatex)

I used biblatex with sucess in Problems with biblatex to obtain multiple bibliographies by chapter and a global bibliograhy. But i need add the bibsection to the toc Contents List of figures ...
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Colon in bibliography keys incompatible with babel, biblatex and tex4ht

Keys are labeled as author:year in my BibTeX file. For example, @article{John:2000, author={John}, year={2000}, ...}. This scheme works well with pdftex, biblatex and mk4ht oolatex. But if in ...
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Citing many long URLs (shortening and numbering)

In my thesis I have to quote a lot from a single weblog. The URLs are mostly of this structure: blogname.providername.com/stories/123456 ...
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How to print values from bibtex entry fields?

I have multiple website references on my document. I'm using bibtex with @misc to specify them. I need to keep switching between referencing this sites in the normal way together with all the other ...
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TexMaker lost ability to produce pdf files [closed]

Ubuntu 12.10, Texlive 2012.20120611-4, TexMaker 3.4-1 I was trying to change my Texmaker configuration from bibtex to biblatex and instead managed to lose any ability to produce pdf files. I do not ...
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Biblatex raggedright bibliography with polyglossia hebrew

The xelatex with biblatex can generate raggedright bibliography by means of \raggedright\printbibliography but adding hebrew to polyglossia: \setotherlanguage{hebrew} disables this ...
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biblatex: adding entries outside of main .bib file; possibly a 'multiple bibliographies' problem with filecontents package

Is there a way to include additional entries outside of the .bib file in the a bibliography for biblatex? For instance, I have a few web references (http) which I don't want to add in my general .bib ...
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Back references for shorthandlist

I am using biblatex for writing my thesis and it works generally fine. Now I want to put back references to my bibliography. However, after putting the option into the preamble, the back references ...
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Is there an biblatex equivalent to natbib's citealp command?

Currently I'm trying out biblatex but not entirely committed, so I've declared a few aliases in my preamble (which I can comment out if I compile in bibtex): \newcommand{\citep}{\autocite} ...
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LinuxLibertine destroys biblatex's supercite [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: superscripts with xelatex? (footnotes, natbib) i want to use \supercite with biblatex. It works fine, unless I switch to LinuxLibertine. The font messes up the ...
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Years before note with BibLaTeX?

How do I order the outcome of BibLaTeX? I would like to have year before the note. I currently just use \usepackage{biblatex} %preamble end \printbibliography[title={Internet}, type=misc] I ...
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remove comma between address/publisher and year and after parentheses

I need citations (mostly) as footnotes in the following form: Book first appearance: F. Author ­– T.S. Author, The Longtitle and not the Shorttitle, Address 1965, 4. Second appearance: ...
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reference formatting

I need my references to be formatted the same as in this image: My .bib files look like this: @INCOLLECTION{Chandler2009, author = {Chandler, R.J.}, title = {{Shorebirds of the Northern ...
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Retaining double quotation marks in biblatex-chicago with British localization

I am using biblatex-chicago, current version (0.9.9b), with biber. I am loading babel with the british option in order to get the punctuation right (I need logical quoting). However, this also ...
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How to define date range format for biblatex [closed]

I have a biblatex entry with eventdate defined as: eventdate = {2012-09-01/2012-09-04} Using the apa style, which does not have definitions for a date range, \printeventdate results in ...
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biblatex ieee style weird paranthesis after an update

I want to get rid of the weird parenthesis around the number in the \textcite command. It did not used to be there. I think it all happened after an update. Also if you use hyerref the number and ...
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Automatic assignment of references to bibliography categories depending on origdate or date

I'm using biblatex-chicago with the author-date option. I love biblatex and biblatex-chicago and appreciate the work that has been put into it. I have a small question, however. I usually divide my ...
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Journaltitle and journal alias in Biblatex [closed]

I use Jabref for my bib files and even in Biblatex mode, the journal title is still saved under journal. Since updating Biblatex, it no longer supports this backwards compatibility so journal titles ...
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biblatex-chicago and mk4ht oolatex: formatting errors [closed]

The MWE below using biblatex-chicago yields a few formatting errors when formatted by mk4ht oolatex (the same file formatted by pdflatex produces correct output): Report – with mk4ht oolatex: no ...
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different font while using url

I'm having troubles while using the url command in my bibliography. I mean: 1) \bibitem{[8]} ...
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Customising emacs to use biblatex-biber instead of bibtex

I use biblatex, but I still go through running bibtex on my .bib files, rather than biblatex-biber, which is/will be preferred. How do I arrange for C-c C-c to run the relevant biber command, rather ...
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Is it possible to suppress a specific field from bibtex .bbl in biblatex?

I'm using biblatex, and am still very new at it. I can't figure out how to suppress certain fields automatically generated from my bibtex file into my .bbl file. For instance, for all of my entries, ...
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biblatex \printbibliography [closed]

The biblatex helped me to fix problems with the utf8 encoding but: I can not get a bibliography and the citations are not formated. I am using windows 7 (64bit) with MiTeX 2.9 and Texmaker. I use a ...
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No Bibliography is printed and citations shown bibtex key

I writing a document in LyX (2.0.5) with references. For displaying references I use biblatex. (http://wiki.lyx.org/BibTeX/Biblatex). My latex environment is MiKTeX 2.9 Since I switched my Desktop, ...
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Increase vertical spacing in bibliography using biblatex with bibtex backend

I'm rather new to the whole TeX experience and try to make a template to use for my masters thesis. Everything has been smooth except getting the references/bibliography right. I've spent numerous ...
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Biblatex Harvard style ommit author in some citations

Problem I am writting a paper where I mostly analize 2 papers written by different authors on different years and I am using a couple of other sources. Citations are done via \textcite or \parencite ...
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\footcite and \footcitetext produce empty citation in beamer [closed]

I'm using biblatex with bibtex in the beamer document class. In a very weird way the \footcite produces a rather empty citation "2." In the example, whereas \footcitefull gives a very nice citation. ...
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Multibib reverse label or sort order

I'm using multibib. I manually set the order of the bibliography. I would like the order of the numbered items to be reversed. For example, my document has: \nociteX{Foo} \nociteX{Bar} And the ...
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biblatex - author name being suppressed

I apologize if this has been asked, but honestly, I do not even know what the correct terminology is. I am currently getting this behavior (for example): [1] F. Lastname1 and F. Lastname2, ...
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Can BibTeX ignore optional arguments?

Is it possible to get BibTeX to ignore certain optional arguments? For example, if the .bib file has many entries with language = {English}, and you wish for a certain file's bibliography to not say ...
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Suppressing *some* language-specific changes in biblatex

I need to suppress some language-specific adaptations babel and biblatex produce from my .bib-entries. This is the relevant part of my header \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} ...
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PLoS Comp Bio Biblatex style

PLoS Comp Bio, I think similar to the other members of the PLoS family, has a simple citation/bibliography style. Citations are numbered [1], and the bibliography is formatted with little punctuation ...
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How to have citations individually bracketed with biblatex-ieee [closed]

I'm using biblatex with the biblatex-ieee style and I've run into a problem with the formatting of citations in a group. For example, I can use: This is two citations~\cite{ref1,ref2}. This is ...
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Titles ending with punctuation in biblatex-ieee

I've just recently started using the biblatex package (with the biblatex-ieee style), and I've run into a small problem. I've looked at the .bbx file, and it seems like it should be easy to change, ...
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Biblatex-chicago: \fullcite flips first and last name

I'm writing an annotated bibliography which requires full in-line citations in Chicago format. However, when I use biblatex-chicago and \fullcite to list the full citation, it varies from the ...
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Setting up RefTeX with biblatex citation commands

How do I setup RefTeX with biblatex's citation commands? In Workflow for managing references? Seamus describes a workflow with RefTeX and mentions that it wouldn't be too tricky to add \autocite ...
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biblatex supercite wikipedia style with postnotes as footnotes [closed]

What i want to achieve is a wikipedia style citation (like so Biblatex supercite command with use of square brackets (like a reference style in Wikipedia) ). At the same time (to handle the problem ...
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How to add day information into the month field using biblatex

Is it possible to add some information about the day of publication in biblatex? Is it also possible to make double month entries with biblatex? The bibtex entries month=mar#"/"#apr, month=mar#"15" ...
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List References with No Numbering [closed]

For a paper I am working on, I am managing my citations with biblatex. I don't use in text citations, so I am currently using the command \nocite{*} to print all references. However, the output is ...
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biblatex: How to get 'Annual Reviews' (Style 2) references?

I struggle with some biblatex settings (Style 2 of Annual Reviews): 1) The citations in the text should appear with parentheses instead of brackets and ampersand instead of 'and', so: Tex et al. ...
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How to unset a toggle in biblatex? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Biblatex: Get rid of ISSN, URLs and DOIs in references The standard.bbx file sets toggles for doi,url and eprint that are being checked later by the doi+eprint+url macro. ...
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Why do some biblatex options need to be set in the preamble and cannot be called from a style file using \ExecuteBibliographyOptions?

I personally prefer to set biblatex's package options in a .bbx file using \ExecuteBibliographyOptions so that I can just call biblatex minimally in my preamble (preferably using only ...
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Modifying biblatex @inbook bibliography, remove Ed. by and change ordering [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Biblatex, JEA style I'm using bib latex for managing my bibliography, I did some adjustments and so far I'm quite pleased with it. When I add an @inbook source to my ...
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biblatex-dw: Conditional formatting – multiple vs. single citations

Problem I'd like to change the behaviour of the firstfull option that the biblatex-dw style provides. I don't want to have a full citation of every work appearing the first time in the document but ...
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How to establish a complex sorting scheme of references in biblatex?

The journal in which I intend to publish has some weird sorting requirements for the reference list. The basic sorting is alphabetical but then (quoting from here): "Papers with two authors should ...
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Period after last author name in biblatex when terseinits = true

My reference style requires author initials without period-space but between the author list and year there should be a period, e.g. Cho JC, Kim MW, Lee DH, Kim SJ. (1997). Response of bacterial ...
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How to replace a given string in a bibliography with biblatex?

Mendeley allows you to emphasise Latin names in article or report titles using HTML notation like so: A treatise on the ecology of <I>Rattus rattus</I> Using biblatex, the tags are ...