{chicago-style} is about bibliography questions using the style prescribed by the Chicago Manual of Style. Use this tag in addition to the tag for the specific package you use to implement the style.

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How to replace brackets with quotation marks in titles

I am working on a paper using biblatex-chicago and I get the titles of both article and inbook entries framed in those brackets: «» . The journal requires doble inverted commas in both cases. I ...
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biblatex(-chicago) never settles, bug?

I have a bibliography which refuses to settle. It keeps switching between two states: next page: and next page: It seems that biblatex, or biblatex-chicago, when replacing the author's ...
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Linking footnotes back to the original text using the biblatex-chicago package

I am currently working on an e-book using Latex and Biber. The package that I am using for footnotes is the biblatex-chicago package. I can successfully link to a footnote from, say, a paragraph, ...
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Finding out automatically generated sortkeys

If I want to manually place an entry in my bibliography at another place I can do so using the sortkey. But, to be able to do that I will need to know its neighbours' sortkeys or whatever the ...
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Bibliography entry for a volume of a book which has its own (sub-)title

I am wondering how to use biblatex for a bibliographical entry for a book in two volumes which have (sub-)titles of their own. I am expecting something similar to the first entry in my exemplary ...
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Biblatex bibliographystyle chicago-style with two columns [duplicate]

I'm about to finish my thesis in LaTex but there is still an issue with the bibliography style. I'm using biblatex (with biber as backend) with the chicago-style. My tutor wants a two column ...
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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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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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Using `\headlesscite` with `biblatex-chicago`: how to keep ibids lower-case

I format my bibliography with biblatex-chicago. I have been using the ibid option so when two consecutive citations are to the same work, the second one is typeset as "ibid." followed by the page ...
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Formatting issues with biblatex-chicago

I'm trying to get this output through biblatex, “Prospects of Slavery Expansion,” Charleston Mercury. In The Causes of the Civil War, edited by Kenneth Stampp, 148-49. New York: Touchstone, ...
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substituting “and others” for “et al.” in the bst file

I have several references for which I do not have the last authors. In the bibtex file, references have: author = {Author1 and Author2 and Author3 and Author4 and Author5 and Author6 and others} ...
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Chicago-style citations of CJK documents #2

I'm regularly citing East Asian material in styles similar to HJAS (but sometimes in the author-date style). This has been possible thanks to the ingenious solution offered in Chicago-style citations ...
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Remove comma between author and year in citation call-outs when using chicago bibliography style [duplicate]

I'm using the natbib and multibib packages and an already modified version of chicago.bst for style (with the instruction given at Formating bibliography with natbib and changed " and " for local ...
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Biblatex-chicago notes sorting same year

I'm sorry if this has already been answered elsewhere, but I couldn't find it. I would like to get Biblatex-chicago-notes to sort my bibliography when there are several works published the same year ...
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Invert author name Chicago bibliography syle

I am writting my Phd Thesis with Latex using the Chicago bibliography style. I have a doubt regarding this topic; when I have a journal article with serveral authors, the author citation in the ...
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Excessive fields in biblatex could not be removed if using \fullcite

Combination of biblatex-chicago and Zotero produces many excessive fileds in the bibliography. This problem could be solved by adding to the preambule caveats like this: \AtEveryBibitem{% ...
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How to properly format an @article without a title in biblatex-chicago?

I am writing a document with biblatex-chicago and have to cite a newspaper article. My bibliography manager Citavi suggests using the @article type for this. Unfortunately, the said newspaper article ...
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biblatex-chicago not properly formatting citations after latest texlive

I have the following in my preamble: \usepackage[notes,natbib,backend=biber,idemtracker=context,ibidtracker=context]{biblatex-chicago} This should, in the first instance of a citation (in this ...
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Get full reference in chicago footnote

I am a complete beginner with Latex so please bare with me... I am trying to use the chicago package (\usepackage{chicago} ) in order to reference other papers in mine. Does Latex do all the ...
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Remove punctuation between urlseen and url, using biblatex (American Sociological Association reference formatting)

I've just about gotten my bibliography up to my advisor's standards, but there's one thing that I just can't seem to figure out. I need to remove the punctuation between the printouts of {urlseen} ...
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How can I edit footnote style in memoir class when using biblatex-chicago?

I am using the memoir class for my theis together with biblatex-chicago for my citations. When I compile my document I get the following warning. Since you are using the 'memoir' class, I'm ...
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Biblatex-Chicago: Comma after \Citetitle should appear before closing quotation mark [closed]

According to the Chicago Manual of Style, a comma should appear immediately before, not after, a closing quotation mark adjacent to it. This convention is known as "American-style punctuation." For ...
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Having trouble with my citations

So I'm having problems with the implementation of biblatex-chicago. When I compile the document only some of the information for each citation actually gets into the document, and it seems to be ...
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Is there a way to just compile contents of a .bib file? [duplicate]

Probably a complete newbie question. When writing with LaTeX I have no problem with my bibliography but of course it only compiles entries that I have cited in my document. I would have all my ...
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Year missing in citation with biblatex and chicago-authordate style [closed]

I am using Texmaker 4.0.2 to compile a document with citations and I need them in the chicago-authordate style. When I compile the document and look at the pdf, the in-text citations are there, but ...
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How to cite tweets?

Is there a smart way to cite tweets? I'm using the Chicago Manual of Style, and all they say is this, which is not really a guide, yet. Ideally, you'd be able to have a macro where you just put the ...
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biblatex: How to ignore articles (an, the) when sorting the bibliography?

I have several .bib entries whose titles start with 'An' or 'The'. I'm using Chicago style and I have to ignore those words when sorting. Thus "A Critical Study" should come after "Basic Theory," ...
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Chicago style references in latex

I have to use chicago reference style for my thesis references. Below are two example references can anyone tell me which exactly is chicago style. Gao, G. and K. Whitehouse (2009). The ...
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How can I use full citations in footnotes using natbib, chicago style?

I tried using the bibentry package as many people mention on here, but for some reason it will not work with chicago style. I am using BibDesk with a bbl bibliography. This is what my header looks ...
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Problems citing letters published in articles in biblatex-chicago

I'm having trouble citing @letters printed as part of an @article using biblatex-chicago. This is my MWE: \documentclass[utf8,12pt,letterpaper]{report} \usepackage{fontspec} ...
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Cannot convert to Chicago style in biblatex-chicago with notes [closed]

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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is the bibstyle for review of development economics

Here is an example of style in the journal. Motta, Massimo, “Endogenous Quality Choice: Price vs. Quantity Competition,” Journal of Industrial Economics 41 (1993):113–31.
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Why can't I get annotations in the bibliography here?

Funny, I feel like I had it going before. I can't seem to figure out what's wrong. MWE: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage[danish]{babel} ...
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Translator name in biblatex-chicago — what am I doing wrong?

Been struggling with this for... too long. This (template I found) works: \documentclass{article} \usepackage[danish]{babel} \usepackage[ backend=biber ]{biblatex-chicago} ...
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BibLaTex and citing same source several times in same paragraph

I have encountered a strange problem in a thesis, where I try to cite a book several times in the same paragraph, referring to different pages in the book. This results in the citations following the ...
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Difficulties with chicago citation - NOT change author's name

In this site, it is described how chicago citation should look like; the date of the book, for example, are at the end. Also, as far as I know, when you cite in the text the citation isn't included in ...
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Customized biblatex citation style for multi-volume government archive

I'm using biblatex-chicago to manage citations in my dissertation. I often cite a multi-volume collection, Foreign Relations of the United States, for which there is an accepted citation format. I've ...
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Biblatex-chicago @incollection: showing the volume field for articles in multivolume work

Using biblatex-chicago, how can I make sure that the volume field of an @incollection entry is printed in the first citation? My entry looks something like this: ...
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suppressing dashes in bibliography

I am using the biblatex chicago package. It's producing dashes for a repeating author in the bibliography. I tried different solution like, for example, including \makeatletter \AtEveryBibitem{% ...
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Excessive fields in biblatex chicago author-date style

I am trying to produce simple latex document with bibliography, generated from Zotero (export in biblatex, "ISO Western 8859-1" encoding). For bibliography I use biblatex with biber as backend and try ...
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Using biblatex-chicago \autocite inside \caption doesn't produce footnote

Using biblatex-chicago package to produce Notes & Bibliography style Chicago cite notation. For some reason the footnote mark appears but the footnote text fails to actually appear below in the ...
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DMY date and serial comma with Biblatex-chicago

I am quite new to LaTeX, but I've been piecing some things together to develop a template with the style I use. Specifically, I need to use the Annals of the Association of American Geographers (AAG) ...
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Biblatex-chicago and bibliography compilation problem [closed]

Taking all your comment into consideration this is my problem. I am writing my PhD dissertation on a Macbook using OSX Mactex2013 and textMate. Every now and then I have an issue with compiling the ...
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Biblatex-Chicago in TexShop: Error: Cannot find .bib

I'm a doctoral candidate in the humanities who can claim only the osmotic tech savy that comes from living with people who know what they're doing. I'm just beginning my dissertation and hoping to set ...
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Bibtex styles - undefined control sequence

The code below shows a .bib file generated with KBibTex which is meant to be a general database for some articles to be written from now on. @comment{x-kbibtex-personnameformatting=<%l><, ...
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Chicago-biblatex error

I am very new to LaTeX and the world of programming in general, and I am writing my M.A. thesis using LaTeX. The Chicago style is required for my thesis, so I got the biblatex-chicago package. this ...
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Missing space in biblatex-chicago bibliographies for articles without number entries

I'm searching for a fix for a problem with biblatex-chicago's authordate-styled bibliographies. They omit the space between the volume and pages fields if article entries lack a number (issue) field. ...
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biblatex-chicago TeXworks Bibdesk [closed]

I'm using TeXworks to compile a paper, but can't figure out how to include a bibliography page with the author-date format style. I want to refer to papers in the format (Author, YYYY) and in the ...
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biblatex-chicago & 2 more origdate problems

My bibliography has two works by the same author originally published in 1523, but for one the date is 1523, and for the other origdate is 1523. Both show up as Aristotle 1523 (i.e. not 1523a and ...
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biblatex-chicago & origdate

I have two entries by the same author, the second of which contains an origdate field with a range of years. If I print only the second entry, the date is fine: 1754--1755. But if I print both ...