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JabRef is a graphical frontend to manage BibTeX databases, the standard format for LaTeX bibliography references. JabRef is built to be platform-independant (requires Java 8 or later).

What's New

Version 3.2:
  • All import/open database warnings are now shown in a scrolling text area
  • Add an integrity check to ensure that a url has a correct protocol, implements #358
  • Changes in customized entry types are now directly reflected in the table when clicking "Apply" or "OK"
  • Reference list generation works for more...


  • OS X 10.8.3 or later
  • Java 1.8 or later

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License Free
Date 16 Mar 2016
Platform Intel 64 / OS X
Price Free
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