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pybtex 0.18

A BibTeX-compatible bibliography processor in Python

Package Documentation


latex foo.tex
pybtex foo.aux
latex foo.tex
latex foo.tex


Pybtex reads citation information from a file and produces a formatted bibliography. BibTeX style files are supported. Alternatively it is possible to write styles in Python.

Pybtex currently understands the following bibliography formats:

  • BibTeX
  • BibTeXML
  • YAML-based format

The resulting bibliography may be output in one of the following formats (not supported by legacy BibTeX styles):

  • LaTeX
  • HTML
  • plain text

Download and Install

You are strongly encouraged to use our Bazaar repository instead of tarballs:

bzr branch lp:pybtex

To run unit tests:

cd pybtex
python egg_info  # or python develop
python nosetests
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