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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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Making author-only citations in biblatex-chicago more robust: headlesscite and textcite

A year ago, @moewe devised a way to make biblatex-chicago use only the author's last name (no title) when citing a reference whose author only appears in the bibliography as the author of that ...
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Biblatex not working with Winedt

I'm trying to merge the three chapters of my PhD thesis using \subfile, and I want the .bib files to be added at the end of each chapter. I'm trying with only one .bib file first and it doesn't work, ...
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How to make \edcite use shorteditor if available in biblatex-chicago

This question is about the \edcite command created by David Purton (@DavidPurton), who later updated it to be consistent with biblatex-chicago's short option. If possible, I would like to further ...
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omitting bookseries from bibliography as well as notes in biblatex-chicago

biblatex-chicago includes the bookseries option, which can be set to false in order to omit the book series of books from the notes (when the notes option is turned on). This is a particularly ...
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How to mention where a citation is used in the references section?

My question is rather the opposite, since I want to remove the bolded part from a citation: Xu, J., Benbasat, I., & Cenfetelli, R. T. (labelyearlabelmonthlabelday). “Integrating service quality ...
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How to change abbreviation of translator in biblatex

I would like to change the current abbreviated "Übers. von" to "Übersetzt von" for translators in bibltex. There seems to be a similar question but the translator part was omitted in the answer: ...
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How can I change “and” for another symbol. I write in Spanish

How can I change 'and' in my cites? E.g. "Rojas and Torres" I want "Rojas y Torres".
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Help with references in Texstudio

I have started using Texstudio recently. I am having trouble with my references updating as I go. I have changed the Compile command to be PDFLatex + Bibtex + PDFLatex x2 + PDF Viewer. This still ...
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Conflict using french babel resulting in bibliography refs appearing in smallcaps [duplicate]

I wanted to re-run my thesis and while I changed nothing (nor the file format, the bib file or anything), all my references in the text now appear in smallcaps. I suspect there is a conflict with the ...
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(Biblatex) How to suppress page field in footcite if postnote is present?

For my thesis, I am using the biblatex style oxnotes, which is a style fairly similar to verbose and uses footnotes. If I use the \footcite command with a postnote specified, for an entry with page ...
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Biblatex citing shorthands

Edited just in case: MWE. Could you point out to the macro in the standard biblatex that may help discern the first citation from the others so that the latter came out or shorthands? Just in case I ...
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Change biblatex field format only when field has been replaced

In my document, I want to have all abbreviations consisting of consecutive capitals to be set 90 per cent of the font size. I can do that manually in the text. But if it comes to journal abbreviations,...
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Slightly modify style in biblatex

Edit: I tried making a MWE, I hope it is correct this way. If not, please let me know! .tex document: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{scrreprt} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[ngerman]{babel} \...
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Citet command not an option for Biblatex

I am a bit new to LaTeX etc. so please excuse me if this is a beginner question. I would like to cite references within my document in the following style: According to Powell et al. (2007)... ...
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Biblatex/Biber \AtNextBibliography and \fontsize{}{}

I am tying to customly set the font size of my bibliography with biber. I found a solution here that works for the standard defined fontsizes \small, \large etc. When I use \fontsize{size}{skip} ...
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Undefined control sequence. \datalist etc

I am currently writing my bachelor thesis and have to use latex for it. In the past I have never used latex in my whole life. Still things running good but I have to use latexdiff with the --flatten ...
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Fixing formatting of journals with only issue numbers when using period to separate journal volume and issue number in biblatex-chicago

As a follow-up to an earlier question about how to customize biblatex-chicago to have it format a journal's volume and issue number as "volume.number", I would now like to know if there is a simple ...
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Trouble with dates in biblatex-apa using biber

I was using the APA format citation for my thesis, which I am writing in Overleaf, which uses an old version of biblatex-apa. \RequirePackage[style=apa, backend=biber]{biblatex} My .bib file is: @...
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Biblatex ambiguous citations aren't ambiguous - they have different years

I'm a bit annoyed with the typesetting of citations that biblatex deems "ambiguous". In the following example, I have two papers with the same first author, but a different second author in two ...
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Custom citations and bibliography with natbib

This is a very specific problem. I am a member of a project-group of 6 people (5 other than me). I am the only one who is LaTeX "Certified" (or "master" like my group calls me) in my group, so when it ...
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How to make a custom biblatex driver that extends biblatex-chicago?

I'm trying to modify the @online citation style from biblatex-chicago that looks like this To something that looks like this in particular having the URL first, the date in [year] 年 [month] 月 [day] ...
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How to remove the comma before a post-note in citations using biblatex?

I'm managing my references using biblatex. Sometimes I need to write a post-note, but the citation appears with a comma (´,´). There is a way to erase it? \documentclass[12pt,a4paper]{article} \...
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How to cite an item with a parallel Ancient Greek title?

\usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[LGR,T1]{fontenc}, \usepackage[polutonikogreek,english]{babel} \usepackage[backend=biber]{biblatex} \usepackage{filecontents} \begin{...
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Pre- and post-notes at citations with supercite (biblatex)

I'm using \supercite with biblatex for a numeric superscripted citation style. Prenotes and postnotes are, as per the manual, discarded. Is there any simple way to add them back in? \documentclass{...
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Is there a volcite version of notecite in biblatex-chicago?

I would like to have biblatex-chicago automatically format the volume and page numbers of a reference to a multivolume work but without printing anything else. In other words, I want a version of the \...
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How to cite with only year inside brackets, and not both name-year?

I am new to using Bibtex and Latex, writing the document in Texshop. I have been able to get working my Bibliography which I particularly wanted in the Harvard Referencing Style. However, the result ...
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biblatex+biber: issue={4es} or number={4es}?

Let's assume we want to cite the article https://doi.org/10.1145/242224.242385 Our LaTeX document contains \usepackage[backend=biber,style=numeric-comp,sortcites=true,maxbibnames=99,useprefix=true,...
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Format page numbers in biblatex

Consider the following biblatex/biber minimal example: \documentclass{article} \usepackage{filecontents} \begin{filecontents*}{references.bib} @article{abc, author = {A Author}, title = {The ...
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\printbibliography[heading=none] also removes entry numbers

I am trying to print my publications list on my CV. It currently looks like this in the LaTeX: \nocite{*} \printbibliography I would like to get rid of the "References title". Adding [heading=none] ...
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Distinguishing between “ed” and “eds” in citation

I'm using biblatex-chicago, together with babel and csquotes, as I'm making a compilation with two different languages for the reference section. It works fine with one exception: cbyeditor is not ...
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BibLaTeX Title goes into the margin in bibliography [closed]

I am new to LaTeX and don't know how to handle the title of a bibliography element to not break the margin, as seen in the screenshots. Are there any ideas on how I could solve this? Bib entry: @...
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Custom \cite command

I'm trying to create a custom \cite command that takes in three arguments: the book/article name and the initial and final pages of the part that I'm citing. This is the code so far: \renewcommand{\...
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Replace the 'doi' keyword for all entries in a bibliography with \aiDoiSquare icon from academicons package

I am currently making my CV and using the biblatex/biber combo for bibliography management. For visual pizazz, I wish to replace the keyword doi for each entry in the generated bibliography with the ...
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How to re-number biblatex citations

I am writing a long dissertation with lots of included files, and my supervisor has suggested numbering my citations in order of appearance rather than by author. I understand that I can achieve this ...
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Numbers in bibliography cannot be switched on

Using beamer, XeLaTeX and biber, I have single citations in footnotes and a full bibliography on the last slide. I would like to have numbered entries in the full bibliography but using \...
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How to supress book page totals in latex bibliography

I have a .bib file that includes pagetotal information. How do I surpress that information from being printed when I compile my document. This is the inverse of the problem here, from which I use the ...
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TexPad Biblatex citing not working

I just started using TexPad but citing is not working. Everything worked fine in Overleaf. But in TexPad citation just doesnt work. I dont get any errors. This is how the start of my document looks ...
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Biblatex bibliography style without URLs when DOI exists (in Overleaf with Zotero bibliography)

I have a Zotero bibliography in Overleaf. I use biblatex. \usepackage[backend=biber,citestyle=authoryear]{biblatex} \addbibresource{zoteroALH.bib} Bibliography entries look like: @book{de_saint-...
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Citing twice the same paper in LaTeX (with Biber)

I'm using LaTeX to write my Masters thesis, and I have some issue with the bibliography. I'm using Biber and the style bath. I have a paper (for now, but will probably have more in the same case) ...
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How to use refsection and xcite together?

I have a main document called main.tex involving multiple refsection environments. I have some figures that are compiled separately and are to be placed in some of these refsections. Let us say Fig1....
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Delete point after “author” that is not a person

I want to cite a corporation as an "author" in my references. However, there is always a point between the "author" and the "year" in the references. Normally this makes sense, as the typical author ...
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Placement of Jr. and Sr. with biblatex (v2)

This is another case in which a previous biblatex code no longer performs the desired function due to changes in biber/biblatex. When running the code from Commas in biblatex entries, which itself is ...
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Problem with latex template for a Wiley journal

I am using a template provided by Wiley for one of their journals which has its own document class and everything else as per requirement. There are two issues I'm facing: I cannot generate a ...
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Is there a bib entry type in biblatex-chicago for one author's chapter in someone else's single-author book?

I would like to create a .bib entry for a chapter written by one person (Ronny Vollandt) as part of someone else's single-author book (Ahmad Al-Jallad's The Damascus Psalm Fragment, Chicago: ...
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Sort all citations from one year automatically under a heading with the year number

I would like to ensure that all entries in the bibliography are sorted by year. In addition, a separate heading should be generated for each year. The whole should run as automatically as possible, i....
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Biber and biblatex version mismatch despite correct versions installed [duplicate]

So, after a biber update a few days back I get the following message: ERROR - Error: Found biblatex control file version 3.4, expected version 3.5. This means that your biber (2.12) and ...
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Proper way to avoid capitalization of a particular localization string in biblatex

I have this entry in my bib file, which is a book, but lacks location, publisher and year information. I have it in the following form: @Book{ARBED1965, author = {{Aciéries Réunies de Burbach-...
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Problem with in-text citations

I am writing a lengthy document, having many citations and following the APA citations style. I would like the in-text citations of multiple authors to have this character "&" instead of the word "...
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Biblatex supercite command with use of square brackets [duplicate]

I want to use the package biblatex and cite with supercite but my problem is that if i use supercite the citations are not in square brackets anymore. Is it possible to get something like number-comp ...
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Beamer: Bibliography and AtBeginSection [duplicate]

I want to show the bibliography (\printbibliography) at the end of the presentation and the ToC at the beginning of every section (\AtBeginSection{...}). Both parts work separately, but not combined. ...