How to open a file with .BIB extension?

File Type : Bibliography
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What is .BIB file extension?

Text document containing a list of references formatted using BibTeX formatting; often used in combination with LaTeX (.TEX) document preparation; allows for bibliographies to be searched and published using standard commands. BibTeX files may include bibliographies for books, articles, research papers, tech reports, etc. A sample BIB file entry may be formatted as follows: @BOOK{citation key, AUTHOR = "Author name", TITLE = "Title of book", PUBLISHER = {Name of publisher}, ADDRESS = {Location published} } BibTeX files can be viewed and managed on multiple computer systems, but the formatting is standard across all platforms.
You can see a list of software programs here on easyfileopener.org that can open this file type so that you don’t need to search for it on the web. You can then open your file with this extension using a software listed below.

Software that can be used to open BIBfiles:

  • Bib2x
  • JabRef
  • MiKTeX
  • TeXnicCenter
  • WibTeX
  • MacroMates TextMate
  • BibDesk
  • JabRef
  • Bib2x
  • JabRef
  • Pybliographer
  • RefTeX