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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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Debug bibtex entries [on hold]

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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BibTex error: Can't find any citations, bibdata or bibstyle [closed]

been writing up my thesis and everything works pretty well except for the citations and the bibliography. I am using a Tex file that is split up into different parts which I include using the \input ...
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1answer
56 views

biblatex broken with portuguese language [closed]

I'm trying to compile the following LaTeX code: % !TEX encoding = UTF-8 Unicode \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{memoir} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[english, brazil]{babel} ...
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170 views

Having references in the same latex file

Is there a way to have references in the same latex file (i.e. instead of having the references in a separate .bib file)
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1answer
117 views

BibLaTeX in LyX 2.1.0 with MiKTex on Windows 7: ! Package biblatex Error: Incompatible package 'backref'

I took the tex code from here and imported to LyX 2.1.0 to use BibLaTeX with MiKTeX on Windows 7. But I'm getting the following error: ! Package biblatex Error: Incompatible package 'backref'. The ...
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1answer
120 views

Reference or Cheat Sheet of BibLaTex

Today I switched to BibLaTeX and found it amazing. I've already skimmed the manual of BibLaTeX. I wonder if any Reference or Cheat Sheet of BibLaTeX is available. Thanks in advance for your help.
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Special format for an author's name in biblatex bibliography [duplicate]

To use bold text format for an author's name in biblatex bibliography I use \textbf{LastName, FirstName, MiddleName} command in bibliography database. I wonder if it is possible to use some special ...
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1answer
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Bibliography: Displaying the co-author in the form:surname, initials firstname

How can I change my bibliography to this form: surname, initials of first name; surname, initial firstname (co-author) e.g.: Jones, F.; Hare, A. (2010)... instead of Jones, F and A. ...
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Reference style for scientific research

I want to make a bibliography with the same style for the articles referenced as in this one. I don't know what style to choose. Here is how I made the first article: @Article{EA01, author = ...
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1answer
48 views

Problems with numbers in author field [duplicate]

I want to cite a book whose author name has numbers. The error is: Package biblatex Error: Category '4' not declared. My package version is the current. @book{aci1966deflections, ...
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Multiple references in one superscript citation

I want to make a bibliography like this. With one citation in superscript I want to link to the list Reference 1. With the second citation to Reference 2 and so on. And in each chapter the reference ...
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About biblatex formatting of hispanic/lusophone names [closed]

I'm seeking clarification about how Biblatex parses and sorts author names stored in the format author: last names, first names - particularly with reference to dropping particles. Section 3.12.4 of ...
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Custom bibliography and footcite styles

I use the following packages with the document class article: \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage{tocloft} ...
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1answer
47 views

Customise Bibliography Style Alpha

I am trying to use alpha bibliography style, but I have to customise it. what I have in my .bib file is : @book{laue, Author = {Kurt Laue and Helmut Stenger}, Date-Added = {2014-05-06 ...
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1answer
139 views

Biblatex - Undefined control sequence when reading bibtex-file

I get hundreds of these errors when I'm trying to compile a bibliography: ./Megumi oppgave.aux:57: Undefined control sequence. l.57 ... Morgen}}{{Aftenposten Morgen}}{{\APACyear ...
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0answers
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Ignoring first names when sorting citations with biblatex

I am writing a custom citation style, and am attempting to write the sorting rules. I want the names in the bibliography to be sorted by last name only, ignoring all first names and initials. However, ...
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1answer
54 views

reference problems after upgrading [closed]

so i know this has been asked before but i am having an issue with biblatex after i upgraded my packages in miktex. i have uninstalled and reinstalled entire tex distribution, i cleared temp file in ...
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0answers
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Removing additional middle name with biblatex

i'm using biblatex with apa style. I have some authors that have too many middle names. It give me something like this : Licht, C. M. M., de Geus, E. J. C., van Dyck, R., & Penninx, B. W. J. ...
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How can I make the split bibliographies work? [closed]

I am using Windows 8 64 bit, TeXStudio and MiKTeX, and I am trying to implement the following code in my work: How to split bibliography into "works cited" and "works not cited"? ...
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1answer
53 views

How to shorten the editor when the author is same as the editor?

In my bibliography, I have a case where the author of an @Inbook entry is the same as the editor of the book: @Book{ducktales, Booktitle={Ducktales}, Editor = {Donald Duck}, Year = {2001}} ...
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1answer
102 views

How to reference a student report (semester report)?

There are some institutions where undergraduates/bachelor students may submit reports (e.g. project reports) at end of a semester. Say, I want to refer to such a report using a bibtex or biblatex ...
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1answer
105 views

Online journal pages field that is compatible with natbib+bibtex and biblatex+biber?

I want to know how I should properly use the provided page field of an article published in an online journal (such as PLoS Computational Biology). Even though articles published in online journals ...
2
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1answer
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Debub .bbl for missing right brace

I have a long .bbl which is generating an error when compiling with LaTeX. The error message is ERROR: Paragraph ended before \name was complete. --- TeX said --- <to be read again> ...
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“n.d.[a]” missing in bibliography [duplicate]

Basically I am trying to implement this solution: http://tex.stackexchange.com/a/127158/17533 using this MWE: \documentclass{scrartcl} ...
2
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1answer
40 views

Biblatex equivalent to labeled multibib with working hyperref

I have a document using a labeled version of multibib, i.e. \usepackage[labeled]{multibib}. However, hyperref does not work on the cites and according to "Why does hyperlink point to a wrong page when ...
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1answer
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How can create one bibliography file for different tex files in one project

I am beginner in Tex writing, and writing a report in Texmaker on Ubuntu 13.10. I have separate files for different chapters. Now I want to create one .bib file for all chapters including main file, ...
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1answer
47 views

How to correctly display and separate the author names in a bibliographic entry?

How to correctly display and to separate among the BibLaTeX's author's names? Code: @book{atl1, label = {SELLS}, author = {Cristopher TAVARES, Kirk FERTITTA, Brent RECTOR, Chris ...
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2answers
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biblatex multiple sourcemap : add field to entry

I am trying to add a field to biblatex entries in the texfile. I am currently not able to apply a rule to one entry then apply it other rules to other entries. I defined a command to add a field. ...
3
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1answer
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Global bibliography - and multiple

I am using one .bib files and need to create multiple bibliographies for each chapter + one global one in the end - using biblatex (biber). Everything works smoothly with the multiple bibliographies ...
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Bibliography resources not printed [closed]

I am using biblatex to display the bibliography. I added this code after \documentclass: \usepackage[style=numeric]{biblatex} \addbibresource{Bibliografia/bibliografia.bib} Before the end of the ...
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Citations with same first author and date with apa style: no letter generated

I use the package biblatex with biber to generate my bibliography. I have some references with the same first author and the same year but no letter is inserted to make the distinction possible. I saw ...
0
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1answer
427 views

Biber/BibLaTeX \printbibliography causes “undefined control sequence” in the proceeding line

I'm using biblatex with biber as the backend to write my document. Without \printbibliography, all the citations work perfectly well, and appear in the document, so I assume that my bibliography.bib ...
2
votes
1answer
337 views

Is there a more recent bibliography style file (.bst) for PNAS?

As per the PNAS author guidelines: References should be cited in numerical order as they appear in text. Because tables and figures will be inserted in the text where first cited, references in ...
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how could I manage a bibliography in a world full of clouds (citeulike / mendeley)?

I always used a single babel.bib BibTex file to keep a record of all my readings. Great. Then I managed it using a VCS (first SVN, then git). Super great. But at the same time, resources like ...
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0answers
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LyX sync document settings of child documents with master especially concerning citation style

How can I make sure, that the document settings of a child document are compatible to the master document? Today I had a big hassle concerning citation: If I choose "citation style standard ...
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0answers
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Link biblatex bibliography to citations without printing backrefs

In my biblatex bibliography, I have numbers like [1] next to my references. When I click on the citation [1], it links to the bibliography [1] (thanks to the hyperref package). Is there a way to have ...
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0answers
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Can't display article titles in the bibliography using utphys.bst

I'm using utphys.bst bibtex style which does not display titles for article entries..! See the following picture, where an article, an electronic source and a book have been cited in the text: I'd ...
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1answer
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How modify the translation of a bibtex field?

When I use the "translator" field in bibtex (with fontspec and Italian as mainlanguage), for example in a entry like the following one: @Book{ apollodoro:2013, author = ...
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1answer
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Biblatex authoryear dashed for entries with no year

I'm using biblatex authoryear and have multiple entries of the same author that do not have a year. When I cite them there are letters shown to distinguish them: But in the bibliography those ...
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1answer
82 views

Render author with lower case name in bibliography

I have an author who decided to lower the case of the first letter of both her name and surname as a political act. Problem is Biber doesn't agree with it and complains with WARN - Couldn't ...
2
votes
1answer
63 views

How to avoid numbering the bibliography at the end, and the partial bibliography [closed]

in my thesis i've two problems In the bibliography for each chapter, the header has the same number of the previous section: is inserted into the chapter number in the bibliography. how can I do? ...
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Bibliography won't print [closed]

I'm new to this forum, so I apologize if the question has already been posted. I've now spent a few days trying to figure this out, but haven't been able to solve it. the broblem is that by ...
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2answers
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Some fields don't show up or are missing formatting in the bibliography even though I have entries for them

I am trying to add several types of bibliography entries using the "standard" BibLaTeX options in LaTex editor. For example: I have a multi-author book, so I enter each name in the Author field with ...
6
votes
2answers
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Universal `\cite` commands or defining new cite commands

I would like to know the best practice to get "universal" cite commands. Across the different articles, I have written, each has had a different template for a different publication venue. And, each ...
2
votes
1answer
74 views

Limiting Citations in Bibliography with IEEE style

I'm using the IEEE conference style and am exporting my bibTeX from Zotero. Zotero however just adds all information into the bibTeX and then my TeX-environment just compiles all that information into ...
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0answers
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Citation reference inside bibliography text style [duplicate]

When referencing inside bibliography to another citation (example title: Review of 'another citation title'), the cited title is italics or upright, but different to the style of the parent reference ...
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1answer
44 views

Removing from what is in the bibliography

Using LyX with biblatex-apa. I am trying to remove the parentheses that surround the article, book, collection, etc year in the references. I just want the format to be YEAR. instead of (YEAR). ...
3
votes
1answer
121 views

Customizing Bibliography with Biblatex

Using LyX. I made the conversion from bibtex to biblatex today, as I think it will help get a quick response, and be better for the long-term. I am trying to take the apa format and tweak a few ...
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vote
1answer
497 views

Texmaker bibliography issues

I am having issues with trying to compile a bibliography using TexMaker (I'm very new to LaTex). I have found multiple Google hits with the same error message as I've been having all day The ...