{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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How to add commas in biblatex citations

I'm struggling with my bibliography. I'm using ShareLaTeX and the biblatex package; nonetheless, my references appear in the document as (rogers 1995) but I need to add a comma after the author's name ...
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How to make option langid={english} conditional?

How can i make all references to have langid={english} option unless there are cyrillic letters inside a reference, then it should be langid={russian}? Optional question: How can i make all references ...
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biblatex: per-entry language switching

According to biblatex manual (p.24), the hyphenation field in a bib-entry switches language on per-entry basis: hyphenation field The language of the bibliography entry. The identifier must be ...
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Is is possible to conditionally switch languages within one document? [duplicate]

I'm quite new to biblatex. I'm typesetting a collection that has papers both in English and Russian, and I'm making a single bibliography at the end of the book. For the bibliography to look pretty, ...
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Customized Citation Style

I started using Biber+BiblateX and I wanted to make it produce the citations in the form of a list of the first letter of the authors, similar to the alphabetic style. Similar is the key word: the ...
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′ symbol is not showing inside a bibliography

How do one fix "′" symbol not showing inside a biblatex bibliography? for example title={Metal extraction by N,N′-dialkyl-N, N′-diaryl-dipicolinamides from nitric acid solutions}, is shown like ...
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Add URL field to footcites using style=authortitle-icomp

I would like to add the field URL for footcited @online{} items. The biblatex manual was not helpful for me. I use biber and biblatex with the following options: \usepackage[ backend=biber, ...
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How do I instruct \fullcite to use maxbibnames rather than maxcitenames?

For my PhD thesis, I am including a List of appended papers automagically. To generate the references, I used to use \bibentry, but now I switched to biblatex and headed for \fullcite hoping it to be ...
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How to use both “et al.” and other lang. “et al.” in one bibliography? [duplicate]

I am using biblatex with custom biblatex-chem style in my paper like this: \usepackage[backend=biber,style=chem-angew,articletitle,maxbibnames=5,minbibnames=4,bibencoding=utf8]{biblatex} Also I use ...
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@conference and @inproceedings entry not working (Biblatex) [on hold]

I've tried using both @conference, @inproceedings and @proceedings. None of them seem to work for me, I'm unsure why. This is how I've defined my bibliography in my style document: % Bibliography ...
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Multiple reference lists using biblatex: how to remove duplicated entries?

I'd like to have two lists of references in my document. However, I want each reference to appear only once in the entire document. \documentclass{article} ...
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Remove et al listing in bibliography; list all authors by full name [duplicate]

I'm currently using TexMaker and Biber on a Ubuntu machine. I'm quite happy with just using the standard numeric citation style, safe for 1 thing: it shortens all authors in my bibliography to "First ...
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remove asterik in Friggeri template

How can I remove the asterisk under Publicaciones section? I have tried: \renewcommand{\refname}{} \renewcommand{\bibsection}{} \printbibsection{article}{ } Compile with biber option But ...
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Inconsequent text citations [duplicate]

I want maximum one citation name in my text. Therefore I used the option maxcitenames=1 in the biblatex package. This works for all my references except for two: verdonck2009 and verdonck2011. I am ...
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Filter not found error using \printbiblist with biblatex (backend Biber)

I'm trying to generate a table of abbreviations from a subset of bibliography entries with short titles. My idea is to use \printbiblist{shorttitle} with a filter so that only references with a ...
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Umlaut in alphabetic citation keys in biblatex

My citation organisation tool of choice (so far) exports umlauts like ö as \"{o}. When these occur in the beginning of the first author's name of a bib entry, the citation shorthand is generated from ...
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Capitalizing “forthcoming” in bibliography but not in citation

I'm citing a couple of forthcoming articles without a known publication date, so I want to have "forthcoming" instead of the year in both in-text citations and the bibliography. However, I want to ...
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Automatically fill an empty prenote field when quoting with csquotes

I use biblatex with csquotes. If I quote indirectly I use \autocite and if I quote directly I use csquotes \blockcqute. I'd like to insert predefined text into the prenote field of the \blockcqute (or ...
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Only initials with citations, full names in the bibliography

My goal : I'd like the first names to display only initials when citing (like with the option firstinits=true), but the full first name in the bibliography. I already have customed the style in bbx ...
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Issues switching from natbib to biblatex; %-symbol in howpublished field and style from .bst file

I would need to have two bibliographies in my work and it seems this is rather tricky to do with natbib. Thus I thought I would move over to biblatex as printing two different bibliographies with it ...
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Change position of postnote in verbose-inote citation

I'm trying to put together a custom biblatex style that complies with the third edition of the Australian Guide to Legal Citation, building on top of verbose-inote.cbx and authortitle.bbx. The AGLC3 ...
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reference webpage apastyle

Im currently using Latex to write my thesis and I experience problems when adding webpage sources. I have tried with for example with @misc, but can't really figure out a good solution. I have ...
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Bibliography not printing/broken references links after .bib file update [closed]

I am using TexShop to write a thesis using the document class article. I was using a bib file which was updating all the references correctly without any errors with the \autocite option in the foot ...
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Suppress a biblatex field in only one of split bibliographies?

I am aware of \clearfield, \clearlist etc (cf. Is it possible to suppress a specific field from bibtex .bbl in biblatex?) - but I'm really not sure how to apply it in this context: Say you have a ...
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BibLaTeX: Rename author name on the fly

I'm using biblatex (backend: biber) and bibliography categories in order to construct automatically a bibliography of all my publications. In principle everything works fine. I just would like to ...
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Show first author only with \cite (with exceptions) - maxcitenames ignored for some authors

In a presentation I am currently working on, I would like to have all citations look like [LastNameOfFirstAuthor et al. 1999] where 1999 is the year and the "et al." only shows up for multiple ...
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bibtex to word download not working [closed]

Good day all. I wish to convert my bibtex to a word document. In the quest to download a software for such conversion I googled bibtex to latex and was referred to BIBTEX.ORG at ...
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Deleted author names if repeated

First, I'm French so I'm sorry for my English level :) During my bibliography production, I have this : But, I want : LAST NAME First name - Fasc. 176, ... - Fasc. 175, ... So, a list of ...
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“Empty Bibliography” error when compiling Biblatex [duplicate]

So I have been banging my head against a brick wall literally all day. I have tried 3 different Latex editors (Texmaker, TeXstudio, and Texworks) all on top of MikTex. I have tried copying code from ...
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biblatex not omitting shortauthor with repeating authors

I added support for shortauthors in biblatex authoryear. When one author has multiple entries authorname is omitted, but not shortauthor. How can I fix that? example \documentclass[a4paper]{article} ...
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Bibliography not aligned properly

Using the lines \begingroup \let\clearpage\relax \printbibliography \endgroup within my .tex document in combination with a .bib file created by Mendeley as well as the command biber ...
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biblatex: don't show pages attribute

I would like to remove the "pages" attribute from .bib files. I tried to pass \usepackage[usepages=false]{biblatex}, which seemed the logical way to do it, based on the documentation, but it does ...
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BibLateX - Missing \begin{document}

I wanted to use BibLateX with IEEE style, because of urldate. The problem is, I'm getting error: ! LaTeX Error: Missing \begin{document}. I'm using pdftex and bibtex for compilation. I'm ...
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Illegal Parameter with Biblatex

I am getting some Error when I try to compile my Latex File and I have no clue why. ! Illegal parameter number in definition of \NewValue.<to be read again>W ...Documentation (last accessed: ...
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Biblatex order of entries in a multi-citation

I am trying to understand how to change the order in which citations appear when I use multiple entries. Unfortunately the BibLatex documentation is not really helpful, its so complicated. Lets say I ...
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How to use the Multi Bibliography resource from biblatex with beamer?

I am working with beamer and biblatex. I am writing a series of lectures and I want each one of them to have a separate bibliographical reference. I am running pdflatex foo.tex biber foo.bcf ...
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biblatex : avoid redundant information, the return

I've been happily using the solution found by Paul Stanley to the question I asked last year : http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/172777/50288 However, there's one detail that bothers me, and I can't ...
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How to disable the use of shorthands in biblatex?

My bibliographic database contains pre-set shorthands for some items. However, sometimes I have to use the numeric citation style and the pre-set shorthands end up overriding the numeric labels. Is ...
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Biblatex: Preserve title as in file, without lowercasing and introducing additional curly braces?

Good day. Assume I have my references organized in Mendeley. When exporting a bib-file from Mendeley, the resulting files has the correct titles, but (obviously) when compiling the document, all ...
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How do I suppress the repetition of \nameaddon information in a biblatex-chicago bibliography?

I am using the nameaddon field to include death dates of certain authors in my bibliography (biblatex-chicago with Biber backend). Thanks to @moewe I am using \AtEveryCitekey{\clearfield{nameaddon}} ...
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natbib, IEEEtran and alphanumeric citation: is there an IEEEtranSAN style available?

The natbib package provides three versions of the standard BibTeX bibliography styles compatible with author-year citations (\citet, \citeauthor, \citeyear): plainnat abbrvnat unsrtnat The ...
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BibLatex doesn´t show Referencelist

For an assignment I have to use LaTeX and biblatex. I am using it with Texmaker. I defined an external .bib file where I put my references. So, my problem is when I am running (pdf)latex -> bibtex ...
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Unexpected behaviour with sorting option, multiple ref context and biblist (biblatex 3.0)

I have a large bibliography file where the vast majority of entries are annotated (and annotations can (and do) contain \cite commands). I have to produce a list of the annotated entries displaying ...
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Can I suppress \nameaddon in Footnotes without using \shortcite in Biblatex-Chicago? [duplicate]

I am using the nameaddon field to include death dates of certain authors in my bibliography. This is working well in the bibliography at the end, but doesn't always give the results I want in the ...
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Biblatex/Biber issues (authoryear-icomp, MiKTeX/TexMaker) [duplicate]

I have some problems using Texmaker 4.4.1 with MiKTex 2.9, Biblatex 2.9a, biber 1.9 and Jabref. When compiling, there occur following errors (example): Citation 'ngrip2004' on page 4 undefined ...
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Citations out of order with appendix and split bibliographies in backmatter?

As References before appendix points out, I can use citations both in mainmatter and appendix of a book, with only a single \printbibliography at end of mainmatter and before appendix. In the below ...
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BibLaTeX: different name order for author/editor

I would like to sort the names of authors and editors differntly in my citations. Authors should be listed as LastName, FirstName and editors as FirstName LastName. So far I've tried this, but it ...
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Biblatex natbib option kills \citeauthor* (starred)?

My texdoc biblatex states: \citeauthor[ prenote ][ postnote ]{ key } \citeauthor*[ prenote ][ postnote ]{ key } ... The starred variants effectively force maxcitenames to 1 for just this ...
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Can biblatex parse a name string directly instead of loading from a file?

I've inherited a large, highly customized project for building a handbook for an academic conference. Among the many, many macros is the following: \DeclareCiteCommand{\citefullauthornames}{% ...
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linebreak in bibliography with url and date

I have an issue with urls and urldate. The line is a little bit too long for one line, but I have no idea how to fix a manual linebreak in urldate. I've had a look into the bbl-file, but the ...