JabRef, open source bibliography reference manager

JabRef is an open source bibliography reference manager. The native file format used by JabRef is BibTeX, the standard LaTeX bibliography format. JabRef is a desktop application and runs on the Java VM (version 8), and works equally well on Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X.

BibTeX is an application and a bibliography file format written by Oren Patashnik and Leslie Lamport for the LaTeX document preparation system. General information can be found on the CTAN BibTeX package information page. JabRef also supports BibLaTeX.

Bibliographies generated by LaTeX and BibTeX from a BibTeX file can be formatted to suit any reference list specifications through the use of different BibTeX and BibLaTeX style files.

https://www.jabref.org/

Cite this article as: OAResources, "JabRef, open source bibliography reference manager," in Open Access Resources, June 24, 2019, https://oaresources.org/resources/jabref-open-source-bibliography-reference-manager/.