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Questions tagged [biblatex]

{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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Bibtex say problems with “missing a field name”

I have problems with bitex. Bibtex shows me 85 problems with "missing a field name". One example: @Online{MarketshareA, I have 4 keywords in my main document. I hope you can help me.
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Pass commands to Biblatex in Lyx via Latex Preamble (Errors)

[For the following, I found an answer myself, but I didn't find the necessary extra step on any forums. Therefore, I shortly provide it in Q&A style.] I have some custom formatting to tweak my ...
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Using multiple footnote-citations per page in a column environment

So, I want to use multiple citations on one page in a beamer presentation slide. On this page I have a column environment and thus have to use footnotemark and footcitetext, at least I thought so. ...
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Use all name initials when using biblatex mcite command

I want to use the biblatex package to manage my bibliography. I also want to cite a set of authors as one citation, therefore I use the option and command mcite. I have to use the style alphabetic, ...
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Different colors for each bib file and custom prefix

I have multiple bib files. I would like to use different text colors for all the references mentioned in different bib files. Secondly, i would like a custom prefix for each bib file. Please let me ...
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How to get references with numbers in author-year style with biblatex?

I am using TeXShop as my editor, and author-year style for the bibliography. The references appear just fine but with a problem, they are not numbered. I would like to get numbered references with the ...
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ELI5. How to add list of publications to my CV using Overleaf? [duplicate]

I am completely new to LaTeX, and was trying to make my CV in Overleaf. I am unable to figure out how to put my list of publications in my CV. Any resource that I can look into? I found some ...
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Is it possible to use biblatex instead of BibTeX for MDPI paper?

The citation style guide of MDPI suggests to use BibTeX for citations and the bibliography (see: https://www.mdpi.com/authors/references). Is it also possible to use biblatex instead of BibTeX for an ...
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compress citation of set members in biblatex

Using the excellent solution to compress citations for @set members provided by moewe in this question results in an unexpected behaviour of the compression mechanism if members of different sets are ...
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Is it possible to use biber to shorten list of authors in the tool mode?

I'm working on a document, where some references are collaboration papers with huge number of authors. Biber generates huge bbl files (ca. 8 MB) that cause pdflatex to fail (TeX capacity exceeded, ...
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Bibliography is empty

I've read most of the other posts on this, but their errors/solutions aren't the same and don't seem to work. Maybe I just need a simple explanation. Anyways, Here goes: \documentclass[letterpaper]{...
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citation: Special character: dotless i = ı

I am trying to cite "Alpaydın". In the bibliography it displays correctly, but when I use citations intext like \citep[3]{Alpaydin.2014} or \parencite[3]{Alpaydin.2014} it simply displays: "(Alpayd02n,...
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compress citation of multiple set members in biblatex [duplicate]

I must admit that I feel a bit stupid at the moment. I am pretty shure that I have seen this on sx already but I don't find it any more since it has been hidden in a comment as far as I remember. ...
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biblatex causing random letters appearing outside of my text environment

I'm quite confused, when I first add a reference to my main document everything occurs normally, however after 1 or 2 additional 'Build & View' random letters and numbers begin to appear above my ...
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be Using Biber with Texmaker [on hold]

I have been trying to get my bibliography to work in Texmaker for days, searching the internet, etc. and am having no luck. I'm hoping you can help me out. Here is my test code: \documentclass{...
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problems with article citing with biblatex [duplicate]

I want to make a citing for the European Unions report on the "implementation of the Council: Recommendation on cancer screening". @Article{IARC2017, author = {Ponti A, Anttila A, Ronco G, ...
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How to obtain Harvard Referencing Style with Page Numbers?

I am new to LaTex and using TexShop as my Editor. I have been able to generate my list of references and cite them in text using \cite{}, but the thing is that I want to use the Harvard Referencing ...
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How to make a citation with more than 2 authors as “at el.” in text, but the full name in the reference list?

Please, help me with the following issue. How to make a citation with more than 2 authors as "et al." in text, but the full name in the reference list? So far, I use the following code: \usepackage[...
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BibLaTeX: How to ensure to also print “publisher” field when using @misc type?

Though I have inserted entries for publisher, it won't get printed in the bibliography sequence: @misc{VDI3478-Sheet.2008, author = {{VDI 3478 - Part 2}}, title = {VDI - 3478 Part 2 - ...
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Filter by a list of bibkey on \printbibliograhy

I am currently using biblatex for creating my document. I want to know if it is possible to split the bibliography with only the bibkeys. The idea will be to use \printbibliography[title=Primal,key=...
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biblatex style doesn't change [closed]

when I am trying to change my bibstyle to numeric, there is no change happening. I have already deleted all aux files etc. Here my environment: \documentclass[ numbers=noenddot, %listof=totoc,...
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Can't cite bibliography [duplicate]

I have a problem with Bibliography on my document. At start I really had an issue printing it, now that I found a way like this \begin{thebibliography}{9} \bibitem {2003ApJ...596.1104V}... My ...
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Change position of year in reference - biblatex biber

Starting from this question I edited the code presented there to achieve a citation like, journal-title+volume+pages+year \renewbibmacro*{journal+issuetitle}{% \usebibmacro{journal}% \setunit*...
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How to make `url` and `urldate` be the last entries of bibliography entries

I have this entry in my bibliography: @online{DBHammerMRScrewdriver, author = {Mark C. Chu-Carroll}, title = {Databases are hammers; MapReduce is a screwdriver.}, year = {2008}, url = ...
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! Illegal parameter number in definition of \abx@list@location

I am trying to migrate my document from Bibtex to Biblatex (biber), but after the change I cannot compile my document anymore. In this mini file I am trying to find my bug. What am I doing wrong? I ...
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biblatex + TeX4ht

My tags are follows: \documentclass{book} \usepackage[english]{babel} \usepackage[notes, short, backend=biber]{biblatex-chicago} \usepackage{xpatch} \usepackage{endnotes}% \let\footnote\endnote% \...
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References after each chapter - CUED PhD Thesis Template

I know it is unorthodox but there's really no way to show what I have done other than the link. I am writing my thesis using the PhD Thesis Template for Cambridge University Engineering Department (...
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Detect verb form (plural or singular) in textcite from biblatex [duplicate]

Skimming through this forum as well as the current documentation of biblatex, I did not find a functionality to achieve this. First, consider this MWE, inspired by this answer here: \documentclass{...
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Pass option to each occurence of command (especially \printbibliography with biblatex)

In a large book with many sub-bibliographies, I want to ensure that crucial bibchecks are executed at every call to \printbibliography. Normally, one would simply call \printbibliography[check=...] ...
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Unicode -(U+301) error in biblatex, but not in main text: {\'{\i}}

When compiling my document embedding references using biblatex, I get the error message: Package inputenc Error: Unicode char ́ (U+301)(inputenc) not set up for use with LaTeX With the help of ...
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biblatex & biber : \textcite without parenthesis around year

I should submit a paper with lots of math, but there is not an available latex class for the journal. However I want to use latex and biblatex (with biber). The journal specifies, in particular, that:...
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Print references at end of document

I am trying to print out the reference list automatically at the end of the document with \AtEndDocument{\printbibliography}, but I end up with Package biblatex Warning: Please rerun LaTeX. no ...
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Changing from natbib to BibLaTex bibliography result in major errors

I am using Overleaf to write my master thesis. I have used natbib package (works fine) but I want to change to biblatex to be able to use different styles. I am using JabRef as a bibliography manager, ...
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Make specific author bold using \fullcite

I want to make bold specific author, wherever it placed (i.e., 1st, 2nd does not matter) when only citing at the text area (i.e., should not get bold in reference section). For full citation in the ...
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Replace “in” in specific entries biblatex

I am trying to change the word "in" for specific entries. In particular, I want that all types of sources should contain the "in" except unpublished and Proceedings. Furthermore I want to change the "...
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How do I modify @misc entry to allow for no year-field?

I want to cite various legal documents. It is fine to put all info in the title field. The document tend to have their date and year in the title so if I put something year field the date will be ...
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Replace “idem” with Authors' name while printing whole bibliography with Biblatex

I need to print all the bibliography in a thesis, and I am using \printbibliography[] in Biblatex to do so. However, while printing the bibliography, biblatex replaces the name of recurrent authors ...
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Indicating joint first authorship through special markup in biblatex/biber

I am using biblatex/biber to typeset the bibliography for my thesis. For one particular reference where I am the joint first author, my PhD examiners have requested that I should expressly indicate ...
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Bibliography with citations in tabularx and defernumbers=true only prints [0]

In my document, I need a lot of citations. However, my bibliography stopped working all of a sudden. All the citations in the document and the bibliography are [0] (instead of the excpected [1], [2], ...
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Author(year) style mixed up with shortand usage

For my thesis I have to write a literature review. Within the review I must use "shorthand" names for cited works like "S001" and "S002" for the first and the second work that will be cited. In later ...
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How to change the citation style for one citation

for my bachelor thesis I want to improve my work with a citation in the beginning. How could I do this to make it look like this Thanks in advance! EDIT 1 : MWE Okay this is a MWE which hopefully ...
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ERROR : BibTex subsystems ; syntax error found

I know that this is not a specific LaTeX question but a biblatex/Biber one, but I don't know where to ask else. I changed my operating system from Win 7 (my Laptop) to my PC (Win 10). On my Laptop ...
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Kerning of superscripted recto, verso and full stop/comma in biblatex-dw

I've created three commands for biblatex-dw to typeset \recto \verso and \rectoverso references. If one of these commands is followed by a full stop or comma the horizontal spacing between the ...
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Suppressing publisher in notes using biblatex-chicago

Using memoir, biblatex-chicago in notes mode (compiled with biber), with "author-title" citations in the notes, is there a simple way to add a line that will cause all citations (in the notes and in ...
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elsarticle.cls and multiple bibliographies

I'm using a journal publisher's custom class for the preparation of a manuscript; elsarticle.cls which is often referenced on this forum (e.g. see this post, as well as, this one) I understand that ...
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Alphabetical ordering of last names in Bibliography [duplicate]

In the latex file given below, I will like to sort references in alphabetical order of the last names (of first author.) Presently, the references are cited as numbers, where the first mentioned ...
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Biblatex publication (year) in bold

I am trying to display the year and also the parentheses in bold Author (year): Here is a MWE \documentclass[12pt, bibliography=totocnumbered, listof=totoc]{scrartcl} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} \...
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bibtex + newrefcontext + labelprefix

I'm publishing an article to the Software Quality Journal. The bibliography in the article is divided into two groups. One of the groups has a prefix. During article submission it turned out that: ...
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Disable hyperlink just for textcite

I just want to remove hyperlink for textcite. This a MWE from this question: \documentclass{report} \usepackage[style=authoryear]{biblatex} \usepackage{hyperref} % Just for demo \...
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fnpct autocite causes whitespace problems with csquotes blockcquote

In the following example, using fnpct for the biblatex autocite command causes unwanted whitespace when a period occurs directly after the the quote. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[ngerman]{...