# How to add a url access date of a website in BiblaTex using Jabref reference Manager?

I want to add a url access date of the website I accessed to my bibliography but only at the end (after the url).

The MWE is as follows

\documentclass[a4paper,12pt,numbers=noenddot]{scrartcl}
\usepackage[style=numeric,
natbib=true,
maxitems=1,
backend=biber]{biblatex}

pdftitle={My Title},
pdfsubject={},
pdfauthor={My Name},
pdfkeywords={}]{hyperref}

\bibliography{project}
\begin{document}
enter code here

@Online{ansys_2009,
Title                    = {Contact Technology Guide},
Author                   = {SAP IP Inc.},

Url                      = {http://orange.engr.ucdavis.edu/Documentation12.1/121/ans_ctec.pdf},
Year                     = {2009},
Month                    = {November},
Urldate                  = {Accessed on 25-04-2015},
Version                  = {12.1}}

\printbibliography

\end{document}


Output :

I am using Jabref 2.10 reference manager to access my .bib file. I have already gone through similar questions asked in this forum but it doesn't seem to work for me. Also there is no @online in Jabref. So I type it as @misc.

• Go to option/preferences and then advanced. activate biblatex-mode and everything will be fine. – Johannes_B Jun 27 '15 at 10:43
• @Johannes_B I am able to see the urldate field and note field now. When I enter accessed date in note field I get it before the url (as previous) and when I enter in the urldate field it still doesn't get published. I tried 'www', 'online' and 'misc' fields. – Bruce Jun 27 '15 at 11:13
• It might be that your biblatex-style simply doesn't use the urldate, though unlikely. Can you update the question above with your bibliography entry as well as the biblatex settings? A compilable example would be even better ;-) – Johannes_B Jun 27 '15 at 11:18
• by the way, added a picture: github.com/johannesbottcher/HinweiseLitverzeichnisse/blob/split/… – Johannes_B Jun 27 '15 at 11:22
• @Johannes_B I have described a MWE. – Bruce Jun 27 '15 at 11:45

The first thing to do is to tell JabRef about the use of biblatex. Go to options, preferences. In the advanced tab, select BibLaTeX-mode. You will now see all the fields available with biblatex, also types like online.

As far as the biblatex/biber combo is concerned, the stuff written into the urldate field is complete gibberish and hence is ignored. Everything in there should be just a date. Please have a look at the following output, depending on the language active, the entries look different.

\begin{filecontents}{\jobname.bib}
@Online{ansys_2009,
Title                    = {Contact Technology Guide},
Author                   = {SAP IP Inc.},

Url                      = {http://orange.engr.ucdavis.edu/Documentation12.1/121/ans_ctec.pdf},
Year                     = {2009},
Month                    = {November},
Urldate                  = {2015-04-25},
Version                  = {12.1}
}
\end{filecontents}
\documentclass[a4paper,10pt,DIV=16,numbers=noenddot,english,french,ngerman]{scrartcl}
\usepackage{babel}
\usepackage[style=numeric,
natbib=true,
maxitems=1,
backend=biber]{biblatex}
pdftitle={My Title},
pdfsubject={},
pdfauthor={My Name},
pdfkeywords={}]{hyperref}

%\bibliography{\jobname}% PLease note, that is deprecated