{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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Command line setup after install mactex from brew

After I installed mactex from brew on osx. I like to include all tex-related commands to my class path because basically I work on terminal using vim and make. Below I've done something already In ....
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Referencing Bibliography with Text (and backref) without printing anything

I want to link an bibliography entry to a place in the continuous text but without using \cite or any variation of this that produces output like the key, name, year etc. Nevertheless there should be ...
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\DeclareSourcemap filter by \perrefsection

Is it possible to filter within a DeclareSourceMap a specific refsection, just like the filename? I would like to use the same bib-file in two refsection. While the first refsection contains the "...
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Biblatex and Beamer and IEEE problems [duplicate]

I am not entirely sure if this is unique to the beamer class, but I am running into a plethora of errors with a variety of biblatex commands when I use the ieee style (I am relatively sure that it's a ...
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\bbl@main@language error in biblatex

Here is a simple document: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[% backend = biber, bibstyle = biblatex-sp-unified, ]{biblatex} \addbibresource{test.bib} \begin{document} \cite{test} \...
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Change biblatex style locally in refsection

In the thesis that I am writing, I use biblatex with biber as the backend to print a list of references after each chapter and a global bibliography at the end. In the beginning of the document I need ...
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biblatex long name in editor field

Using biblatex and biber, those entries : @book{LEGONIDEC1847, author = {Le Gonidec, Jean-François}, title = {Dictionnaire Français-Breton, enrichi d'additions et d'un Essai sur l'Histoire de la ...
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Biblatex Bibliography: How to make year bold and put editor in parentheses?

First question, so tell me all the things I do wrong! So thanks to @moewe (Bold the last names authors/editors in a biblatex bibliography (but only the ones in front of the title)) my bibliography ...
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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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BibLatex: right reference order in multiple bibliography lists and wrong reference order in cite

I have several bibliography lists with ynt sorting order each. When I cite references from the list I need [1-4] sorting instead of [1,3,2,4]. \documentclass{report} \usepackage[defernumbers=true, ...
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Biblatex: Last name only in \footcite

How can I drop the authors first name in the following MWE? I have already suppressed the volume and pages of the entry. I just want this to read: Brav and Heaton (2002). Competing Theories of ...
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how to add a reference in non-standard format to a LaTeX bibtex file?

I would like to add this reference in Latex, could someone kindly help? How could I add it using bibtex? National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, ``Development of an FCW Algorithm Evaluation ...
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How can I change the color of bibliography item when using biblatex with beamer?

I want to change the color of the bibliography item to be black. I used the following code. How can I change the journal names to black color? \usepackage[backend=biber,style=numeric]{biblatex} \...
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Biblatex: No author year delimiter for one literature type

I am using biblatex/biber and have - among books and articles for which i use several bibliographies - the document type "misc", which I use for legal documents. I am trying to implement a specific ...
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biblatex: multiple bibliographies with same prefix, using resetnumber

I've tried a few days to get the following done with biblatex: I need two bibliographies, whose entries should be preceded by a letter, e.g. "A". The second bibliography should continue the numbering ...
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Override implicit resetnumbers when using Biblatex's prefixnumbers

I have to use multiple bibliographies, but some of those should share the same number prefix. Biblatex allows to set prefixnumbers, but this implicitly enforces resetnumbers. This results in multiple ...
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Biblatex not working, wrong \printbilbiography

Hello I was looking through the forum on how to do citations at footnotes and got the this code example, which was working for people but not for me. I just get a "²foo12" instead of the reference. I ...
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LaTeX with biblatex and biber: How to balance \printbibliography in a two column IEEE trans paper?

(repost/moved from stackoverflow: currently no answers) Here is my LateX question: I'm using (PDF)LaTeX with IEEEtran documentclass and biblatex/biber as bibliography system. As mentioned in the ...
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Biber breaks bibliography when citing mulitple references crossref'ing same entry

I'm using xetex to build my TeX file and just migrated from BibTeX to BibLaTeX / biber to get support for @online-references asf. I like biber, however it seems to break my bibliography, because ...
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sorting authorname and highlight it in bold

enter code hereI used to use the piece of code below (that i actually found here) to highlight in my name bold in my bibliography for CV or thesis. It worked just fine but for the last 3 weeks or so ...
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Use keywords-field for sorting biblatex bibliography

I want to create a bibliography that groups references together. I thought I could add keywords and then use \printbibliography[keyword=a] for example. To use style=numeric, I would like to sort by ...
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Is there a tool to merge many .bib files to a main bib file avoiding duplicates?

For each article, I get a .bib file, then I have to copy it to the main bib file I'm using with bibtex. Is there tool, even outside of latex programming, to merge all .bib files to a single one and ...
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Is it possible to fine-tune the citation positions in Tufte-BibLaTeX combination?

I'm using tufte-latex in combination with BibLaTeX, as described in Can I use biblatex with Tufte classes? and I have tried the variants suggested both in the question and in the answer. Using the ...
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Consistent punctuation with custom cite command

I am using the solution from Is it possible to fine-tune the citation positions in Tufte-BibLaTeX combination? which works nearly perfect. However the punctuation at the end of the citation is not ...
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getting started with Texmaker biblatex and biber

i try to create a simple tex document which uses \cite. my problem is not the document itself, but the software to get properly set up. i am using ubuntu mate 16.04 LTS i installed texmaker 4.5 - ...
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Biblatex: Change date/year output for one literature-type only

I have a book that uses footnotes and several bibliographies, and includes books, articles and the like. Ordinarily, the citation style author-year and along the lines of "Author (Year), Title, ...
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How to get vim-latex's \cite completion to pick up the .bib file from the directory below?

I'm using the Classic Thesis Latex template which provides the Chapters in a separate folder in relation to the 'root' file and the .bib file. When editing the chapters in Vim I would like to use the ...
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Biblatex: Sorting by Alphabet in Bibliography problems with authorname prefixes

I have a bibliography with a bunch of legal documents, for which I use the misc type. I use sorting nyt. However, it does not recognise the Author "De-Minimis-Verordnung" as starting with a "d", but ...
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Bug in the parencite command of the biblatex-chicago package?

I want to use the package biblatex-chicago for citations. I have a file with the following content: \documentclass[11pt]{report} \usepackage[authordate,backend=biber]{biblatex-chicago} \bibliography{...
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Problem with authoryear-icomp and ibidem in citation using BibLaTeX

I'm happily using BibLaTeX (3.4) with Biber (2.5). With some tricks found on http://tex.stackexchange.com I've obtained exactly what I desire for my bibliography but I have a problem with footnote ...
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Biblatex: How to sort articles in only one of several bibliographies by year?

Simple question, but I can't seem to figure it out. I use biblatex/biber and use several bibliographies for different document types in my document (e.g. one for articles and books, misc for legal ...
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How to omit leading zeros in dates using Biblatex?

In .bib file I have my eventdate field (for @inproceedings entry) set like this: eventdate={2012-08-02/2012-08-16} Output looks now like this (using the [alldates=terse] option, with language '...
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Journal title present in .bib but missing in .bbl

The journal title form my .bib file does not get transferred to the .bbl file. Here's an entry from the .bib file: @article{bangor09determining, title = {Determining {{What Individual SUS Scores ...
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Hyperlinked Bibliography

I am using RSC reference style for the bibliography of my master thesis. I want to hyperlink each of my bibliography item with its doi so that if I click on a reference then it should direct me to its ...
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Citation problem [closed]

Whenever I compile and run my filename.tex file it give me the following error: ! File ended while scanning use of \BR@@bibitem. This happens when I add a new article in the bibliography.bib file....
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Citations not working properly while using biblatex-chicago [duplicate]

Biblatex-chicago package doesn't work properly. I have main file main.tex: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[% authordate,% maxcitenames=2,% backend=biber,% ]{biblatex-chicago} \addbibresource{refs....
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How do I extract my own papers from references as a list of publications? [on hold]

I'd like to extract my own papers from references as an independent page, say Publications. I following the answer with the highest upvotes from Including additional bibliography (publication list) ...
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“! Missing $ inserted.<inserted text>$ \printbibliography[heading=bibintoc]” error

this is my main.tex . I am getting crazy finding where the problem is. Till a couple of hours ago everything was working well because I was putting my hands only on the "Chapter1.tex", included in ...
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How to deal with two different authors with the same surname and same first name initials in biblatex?

I am citing two papers by two different groups of authors. The first authors have the same surname and additionally their first names have the same initials (but are not the same names). Their middle ...
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Biber: Filter bibliography with existing keywords by author name

A bibliography having entries from a specific author only should be created using biber's sourcemap feature. Answer http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/65145/99345 shows how to do it with adding a certain ...
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@MastersThesis{} entry results in “MA thesis” output instead of “Master's thesis” with biblatex

I use biber and biblatex for my citations. Strangely, if I use the @MastersThesis{} entry, it doesn't output [96] Firstname Lastname. “Title goes here”. Master’s thesis. University of the South ...
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In biblatex, style=verbose kills \printbibliography

I want to combine both verbose footnote citations (e.g. style=verbose) and a complete list of all bibliography items (with \printbibliography). As it turns out, it doesn't work. This is entirely ...
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Differentiate between all entrytypes in biblatex (e.g. mathesis vs. phdthesis)

I recently switched to biblatex, which is so far great, but no as easy as bibtex. I ran into a problem, which I couldn't solve so far: My bibliography contains reports, techreports, mastersthesis and ...
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Biblatex: Don't show n.d. when no year is given

I am using biblatex/biber with several bibliographies for my book, and the misc-type, which is also a single bibliography (as a chapter), for legal documents. These documents often do not have a ...
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Creating a legal bibliography and citation style from scratch

General infos I'm a law student in Switzerland and I discovered about a week the beauty of LaTeX after having a big fight with MSWord (over pretty much everything). I got around the basics (paper ...
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After using bibtex & biber begin document becomes undefined

After putting biblatex into my document und running biber I tried to create a PDF but I get the following error message: ! Undefined control sequence. <argument> ... docsvlist \expandafter{\bbl@...
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Citations with biblatex-apa: Same lead author, yet actually different group of authors

I have run into a problem in biblatex-apa that has previously been discussed here: citing -- within the same parentheses -- multiple author groups that abbreviate to the same (Smith et al.), yet ...
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Automatically cite author's name in full the first time it appears

It seems like there used to be a working solution but I guess it stopped working with updates to biblatex: http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/46469/36836 Maybe someone is able to update the solution or ...
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“Missing \begin{document}” error when compiling bib file (Biber)

I'm getting a "missing \begin{document}" error when trying to compile the following .bib file (using the F6 key in TeXstudio): @Online{tagstore, author = {Karl Voit}, title = {tagstore --- ...
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TeXstudio Citation Help [duplicate]

I am having trouble getting TeXstudio to produce IEEE style citations. I am using biblatex. When I compile the document, the citations are referenced by their ID, not by a number in brackets like ...