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{biblatex-dw} is a package providing biblatex styles with some features which are not included in the {biblatex} standard styles.

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Changing parentheses in footnote-dw

I am trying to change the parentheses around the "see notes" string (wie Anm. in German) to square brackets. Judging from the source code of footnote-dw (https://mirrors.ctan.org/macros/...
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biblatex-dw disable idem for no author

I'm using the footnote-dw citation style from the package biblatex-dw. In my thesis I am working with a lot of newspaper articles where no author information is given. Currently I am using 'o. A.' (...
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Cite classical works (Aristotle) Bekker-style with footnote-dw style

I'm using footnote-dw for my dissertation, which includes some classical works. For those, I'd like to ideally: Use Bekker reference: Aristotle, Poet. 1451a35. The first mention, I want to give a ...
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Uppercase and lowercase small caps in abbreviations/shorthands?

I use abbreviations/shorthands to cite sources in running text (using the \parencite command). What I would like to get is the abbreviations being printed in small caps, with the uppercase letters ...
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How to get lowercase letters in "idem"/"ders." abbreviation?

When citing @inbook if the author of the book is the same as the author of the cited text in that book, the bibliography style authortitle-dw recognises this and puts out "idem". In German, ...
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Delimiter problem with Biblatex-DW: Remove comma from citation

I am currently working on individualising the Biblatex-DW style to work for my PhD thesis needs. So far I got some problems solved by myself, but the current problem causes me real headache since I am ...
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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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Different Idem font shapes in biblatex-dw

I have a problem with the font shape of the idem words in biblatex-dw. In the MWE one sees that the word Ders in the first footnote is typeset in smallcaps with the original processed word being ders ...
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Biblatex problem with full stop/question mark/ellipsis at the end of title influencing later bib macros

I have a problem with biblatex-dw when there are titles ending with a full stop, ellipsis symbol or question mark. They are interpreted as end of a sentence and influence later bib macros. In the MWE ...
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book biblatex-dw bibliography formatting - dot before address instead of comma

I would like to have a dot instead of a comma before the rendering of the address field of bibliography entries. See image below, where I have marked the commas that should be replaced by dots. MWE: ...
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biblatex-dw: redefine text formatting for specific entry type (incollection)

I am using biblatex-dw with the BibTeX8 backend and option namefont=italic, In the footnotes, this works great: https://www.screencast.com/t/Df8hOSYzd0S In the bibliography, it is absolutely perfect ...
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bibliography-specific formatting of multiple book entries for same author - solution quirk 2

This question is related to the question bibliography-specific formatting of multiple book entries for same author, which has a really nice solution, but when applied to my data, there is a SECOND ...
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biblatex-dw and op. cit

Using biblatex-dw with footnote-dw style, I've noticed the lack of "op. cit." and "loc. cit." trackers. Is it possible to generate "op. cit." and "loc. cit." for repeating citations in footnotes, just ...
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biblatex footnote-dw use comma instead of colon for follow-up citations

How can I persuade biblatex (style footnote-dw) to use a comma instead of a colon in follow-up citations? Here is a MWE. \documentclass{article} \usepackage[style=footnote-dw]{biblatex} \begin{...
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biblatex-dw: special formatting @incollection before xref entry

MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage[style=authortitle-dw, edsuper=true, namefont=smallcaps, useprefix=true, ibidemfont=smallcaps, idemfont=smallcaps, idembibformat=dash, shorthandibid=true, backref=...
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bibliography-specific formatting of multiple book entries for same author

I have a book with multiple bibliographies. My editor wants a special formatting for one of the bibliographies. Below is an MWE and below the MWE the explanation: MWE: \documentclass[]{book} \...
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biblatex: Use the shorttitle of an xref in bibliography [duplicate]

I would like to show only the shorttitle of an xref in the the bibliography entry referrring to it. Currently it shows the full information: MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{polyglossia} \...
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biblatex-dw: footnote citations: add space-slash-space as multi name delimiters in footnote citation

MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{a4wide} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{polyglossia} \setmainlanguage[spelling=new,babelshorthands=true]{german} \usepackage[autostyle]{...
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biblatex-dw: author name formatting exception for nobles

MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{a4wide} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{polyglossia} \setmainlanguage[spelling=new,babelshorthands=true]{german} \usepackage[autostyle]{...
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biblatex-dw: display editor string in bibliography, but not in footnotes

MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{a4wide} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{polyglossia} \setmainlanguage[spelling=new,babelshorthands=true]{german} \usepackage[autostyle]{...
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biblatex-dw bibliography formatting @incollection volume number after series name

In order to meet the publication criteria for a book, I need some custom formatting for the bibliography, especially @incollection items: Here is an MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{a4wide} \...
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biblatex-dw custom bibliography formatting @incollectioneditor names should be ordered last name - first name

In order to meet the publication criteria for a book, I need some custom formatting for the bibliography, especially @incollection items: Here is an MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{a4wide} \...
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biblatex-dw bibliography custom formatting

I need to do some custom modification to the bibliography. Here is a MWE: \documentclass{book} \usepackage{a4wide} \usepackage{fancyhdr} \usepackage{graphicx} \usepackage{polyglossia} \...
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Customizing incollection layout in biblatex-dw

I'm using the biblatex-dw package for my bibliography and have almost finished configuring it for my needs (or the university's needs, that is). However, I still need to perform some small changes to ...
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Adapting authoryear-dw to a specific citation and bibliography style

I am trying to adapt the authoryear-dw style to the specific requirements for assignments at my university. They look like this: Citations as Footnotes, incl. a first full and shorttitle citations, ...
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Biblatex-DW: Custom entry type for movies

I want to refer to some movies, wich I am using as examples, and list them also in my bibliograpy. So far I have added them to my bibliography file as @misc entries. Everything does what it is ...
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How do I extract my own papers from references as a list of publications? [closed]

I'd like to extract my own papers from references as an independent page, say Publications. I following the answer with the highest upvotes from Including additional bibliography (publication list) ...
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How to adjust verbose-like citation style to requirements of my department

I’m preparing my PhD thesis [social science] and I need to adjust style of footnotes and bibliography to the formal demands of my department [of one of the universities in Poland]. I need almost full ...
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Failing to figure out macro call chain from biblatex-dw or biblatex-juradiss

Which file contains the original definitions of the biblatex macros name:last-first or author/editor? I am terribly stuck here customizing the .cbx and .bbx files from biblatex-juradiss, which is ...
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How to remove space between date separators in biblatex (style footnote-dw)

If I use biblatex's style footnote-dw and the option date=short for a German text, the date's day, month, and year are separated with a space which shouldn't be the case. Here is a MWE: \...
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How to make the author field bold, including the conjunction "and" in Biblatex? [duplicate]

I am using style = authoryear in Biblatex and I want to make all author names, including the conjunction "and" in bold. I have used the following commands \renewcommand{\mkbibnamefirst}[1]{\textbf{#1}...
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BibLaTeX-dw style authortitle-dw: How to apply firstfull=true but not to entries with shorthand field

I'm using BibLaTeX with style=authortitle-dw and option firstfull=true. Is there a way to NOT apply firstfull=true to those entries in my .bib-file, which have a shorthand entry? A MWE, that only ...
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Biblatex-dw: How to avoid two entries when using @incollection xref?

xref with biblatex-dw works fine when more than two works, but it is annoying if I use it to refer only one article from a collection/book, because the bibliography shows two entries: one (incomplete) ...
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Possible conflict between eledmac-eledpar and the BibLaTeX footnote-dw style (biblatex-dw package)

In the MWE below I'm trying to typeset a citation embedded in a footnote with the BibLaTeX style footnote-dw. All's well if I do not load the package eledmac. As soon as I do, the citation within the ...
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How get rid of duplicate entries in tweaked bibliography?

I'm trying to get a bibliography driver working correctly. I used the code from this previous post, with some minor changes: Need help configuring entry type driver for biblatex-dw. Different citation ...
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Changing the order of crossreferences in biblatex footnotes [duplicate]

I'm trying to use biblatex-dw and the crossref functionality to make my bibliography more structured and easier to edit. I'm using the mvcollection, collection, and incollection types for the ...
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Need help configuring entry type driver for biblatex-dw. Different citation style sa for different entry types

I need some help rewriting a bibliography driver. But lets start from the beginning: I'm using biblatex with the biblatex-dw style. In the footnotes my cites appear as name shorttitle and page ...
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How to reverse name and first name?

With biblatex and verbose-trad2 style, I would like to reverse the order of the last name and the first name for inline references. The default behavior is: John DOE, Title, place : publisher, ...
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biblatex-dw first name first in bibliography

How to reverse the order of Name, Firstname in the bibliography when using a *-dw style ? The xpatch trick does only work with built-in and some other styles, not biblatex-dw ones.
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changing the (new) "addyear" style option in "biblatex-dw"

Dear great LaTeX folks, since recently, the great biblatex-dw-style offers the "addyear" option, providing the year after the title in citation short form - in parentheses. Which means, after a ...
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Show citation in footnote and in references when using \cite [closed]

Iam having a small problem getting biblatex to do what i want. The following code: \documentclass[a4paper,12pt]{article} \usepackage[style=footnote-dw,backend=bibtex]{biblatex} % references % Style ...
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Different citation styles for different entry types in the footnotes (biblatex-dw)

Problem I am using biblatex together with the authortitle-dw style. As it is desired in most cases, citations show up in the footnotes in the form "name, shorttitle, pages (if indicated)". However, ...
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Using a/b differentiation from authoryear in biblatex-dw

I am using the biblatex-dw bibliography style for my thesis. As a requirement, I have to distinguish between two publications from the same author and year by adding a and b to the years. I already ...
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biblatex bibliograhy to highlight the first letter of an author beginning a new letter of the alphabet

I want to change the style of the biblography with biblatex but I haven't yet found a way to achieve what I am looking for. Usually most styles list the authors alaphabetically in the biblography. ...
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BibTex: Handling manuscripts

I have created bibliography project with books about dancing history: https://github.com/georgthegreat/dancebooks-bibtex It is a good practice (for manuscript entries) to add library, where this ...
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biblatex: Mixing biblatex-dw styles with other styles

I use biblatex with style=footnote-dw for my citations displayed with \cite{key}. But now I want to use \printbibliography as if I have used style=numeric in the optional parameter of the biblatex ...
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How to get the right \baselinskip in the annotation with authortitle-dw and smaller font

If I change the font size of the annotations in my bibliography the size changes but the baseline skip doesn’t. I know that TeX uses the last font in a paragraph to calculate the baseline skip, but I ...
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biblatex-dw: Using back references in footnotes

Problem Using the biblatex package with the authortitle-dw style I'd like point from a footnote back to its first occurence -- where it has been cited as a whole due to the firstfull=true-option -- as ...
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biblatex-dw: Conditional formatting – multiple vs. single citations

Problem I'd like to change the behaviour of the firstfull option that the biblatex-dw style provides. I don't want to have a full citation of every work appearing the first time in the document but ...
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