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{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 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

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

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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Extremely-Newbie chicago-biblatex question

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 ...
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Parenthetical citation without author's name (\parencite*{}) not working in biblatex-chicago with [notes] style

I am using biblatex-chicago in the notes style. Sometimes I want to use the \parencite* command in a footnote, so as to produce, say: Thomas S. Kuhn (The Copernican Revolution: Planetary Astronomy ...
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Full names with Chicago bibliographystyle

I'm using \bibliographystyle{chicago} and the Natbib package. I would like to have the FULL NAMES of the authors listed in the bibliography. For instance: Lastname1, Name1, and Name2 Lastname2. ...
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biblatex-chicago authordate fullcite problem

The following might be a bug, but I'm wondering if anyone knows of a workaround. I have two bibliography entries with crossref, which I need to print using fullcite in my document. I do not want to ...
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Biblatex-Chicago and Biber not compiling [closed]

For some time, I have been trying to get the biblatex-chicago style working but have failed miserably. I have made substantial efforts to examine the forums and other people's biblatex-chicago and ...
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Formating bibliography with natbib

\documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[latin1]{inputenc} \usepackage[portuguese]{babel} \usepackage{natbib} \begin{document} Hello, world! (\Citealt[32]{Doe2999}) ...
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How to produce full author list in the first citation instead of “et al.” in *achicago* package?

I use the achicago package and need to produce full list of authors when a source is cited for the first time and then "et al." afterwords. I found that natbib has a longnamesfirst option that does ...
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Book reviews entry in biblatex-chicago

I am using the review entry type in biblatex-chicago, and neither the biblatex-chicago nor the biblatex documentation have been helpful. The result I'd like to obtain is something at least close to ...
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remove “pp.” from references produced by chicago style, re-position page numbers

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath,amsthm,amsfonts} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{lscape} \usepackage{dcolumn} ...
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insert URL in reference; change italic for volume no. to upright; get a full author name, chapter book reference

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage{amssymb,amsmath,amsthm,amsfonts} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \usepackage{natbib} \usepackage{tabularx} \usepackage{lscape} \usepackage{dcolumn} ...
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How to remove parentheses from year in the references in chicago bibliography style

I'm using chicago bibliography style (\bibliographystyle{chicago}) and the references appear like: Leibowitz, A. (1974). Education and home production. The American Economic Review 64(2), ...
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Put parentheses around year in citation

I have the following Latex code, where I use biber and chicago style for citations: \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \usepackage[english,ngerman]{babel} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} ...
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Biblatex, print ISBN field in MISC entry type

Is it possible to force print isbn field in misc entry type? I've set biblatex to \usepackage[authordate,backend=bibtex]{biblatex-chicago} I've tried to do it with ...
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biblatex-chicago with option authordate does not work anymore [closed]

sorry if I just got something stupidly wrong, but I encountered a serious problem with the biblatex-chicago package.... Have to say: I just updated to the most recent MacTex version and this might be ...
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Temporarily override biblatex reference options

I am using biblatex-chicago with the option url=false, but I want to include a URL for just a few references. Is there a command that would allow me to reintroduce the URL for just these references ...
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How to get BibLaTeX-chicago use title case capitalization?

According to the 16th version of the Chicago Manual of Style, titles in the reference list are now supposed to be capitalized in title case style rather than sentence casing. Yet, as far as I ...
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First full title, then short title in \autocite: biblatex-chicago authordate with entrysubtype={classical}

I'm citing some classical authors using biblatex-chicago (authordate format) and the entrysubtype={classical} in my bib-file. Calling \autocite now suppresses the year and adds the title of the work ...
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BibTeX: Chicago style citation with same first authors

I'm using TexShop (Tex Live 2010) on mac. I'm trying to use built-in Chicago citation style. But I found a bug when I try to cite the articles with the same first author, on the same year, with more ...
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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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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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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 ...