Skip to content. | Skip to navigation

Personal tools

You are here: Home / RBINS Staff bibliography / Help / BibTex bibliography types

BibTex bibliography types

Bibliography entries included in a .bib file are split by types. The following types are understood by virtually all BibTeX styles:


Papers

  • article

    An article from a journal or magazine.
    Required fields: author, title, journal, year
    Optional fields: volume, number, pages, month, note, key

Tags used in RBINS databases Required Optionnal
Impact Factor (the value of the Impact Factor has to be placed in the note of the reference)
X
 
International Edition Board
X
 
Peer Review
X
 
No IF, No PR
X
 
RBINS Collection(s)
 
X
Open Access
 
X

 


Books, Monograph

  • book

    A book with an explicit publisher.
    Required fields: author/editor, title, publisher, year
    Optional fields: volume/number, series, address, edition, month, note, key

  • booklet

    A work that is printed and bound, but without a named publisher or sponsoring institution.
    Required fields: title
    Optional fields: author, howpublished, address, month, year, note, key

Tags used in RBINS databases Required Optionnal
Peer Review
X
 
RBINS Collection(s)
 
X
RBINS Publication(s)
 
X
Open Access
 
X

 


Collective Publication

  • inbook

    A part of a book, usually untitled. May be a chapter (or section or whatever) and/or a range of pages.
    Required fields: author/editor, title, chapter/pages, publisher, year
    Optional fields: volume/number, series, type, address, edition, month, note, key

  • incollection

    A part of a book having its own title.
    Required fields: author, title, booktitle, publisher, year
    Optional fields: editor, volume/number, series, type, chapter, pages, address, edition, month, note, key

  • inproceedings

    An article in a conference proceedings.
    Required fields: author, title, booktitle, year
    Optional fields: editor, volume/number, series, pages, address, month, organization, publisher, note, key

Tags used in RBINS databases Required Optionnal
Peer Review
X
 
RBINS Collection(s)
 
X
RBINS Publication(s)
 
X
Open Access
 
X
  • Conference Reference (This entry is identical to the 'inproceedings' entry)
    (Added for compatibility with another text formatting system)The proceedings of a conference. Make reference to a conference volume.
    Required fields: title, year
    Optional fields: editor, volume/number, series, address, month, publisher, organization, note, key

   

Tags used in RBINS databases Required Optionnal
Peer Review
X
 
RBINS Collection(s)
 
X
RBINS Publication(s)
 
X
Open Access
 
X

.

 


Abstracts

  • proceedings

    The proceedings of a conference. Make reference to a book.
    Required fields: title, year
    Optional fields: editor, volume/number, series, address, month, publisher, organization, note, key

Tags used in RBINS databases Required Optionnal
Peer Review
X
 
RBINS Collection(s)
 
X
RBINS Publication(s)
 
X
Open Access
 
X

 


Reports

  • manual

    Technical documentation.
    Required fields: title
    Optional fields: author, organization, address, edition, month, year, note, key

  • techreport

    A report published by a school or other institution, usually numbered within a series.
    Required fields: author, title, institution, year
    Optional fields: type, number, address, month, note, key

Tags used in RBINS databases Required Optionnal
RBINS Publication(s)
 
X
Open Access
 
X

 


Thesis

  • mastersthesis

    A Master's thesis.
    Required fields: author, title, school, year
    Optional fields: type, address, month, note, key

  • phdthesis

    A Ph.D. thesis.
    Required fields: author, title, school, year
    Optional fields: type, address, month, note, key

 


Other publications

  • misc

    For use when nothing else fits.
    Required fields: none
    Optional fields: author, title, howpublished, month, year, note, key

Tags used in RBINS databases Required Optionnal
RBINS Collection(s)
 
X
RBINS Publication(s)
 
X
Open Access
 
X

 


Unpublished Reports

  • unpublished (unpublished document e.g. report)

    A document having an author and title, but not formally published.
    Required fields: author, title, note
    Optional fields: month, year, key

 Help


 
reference(s)

 
 
add or import
2022
add or import
2022 PDFs directly available
add or import
2021
add or import
2021 PDFs directly available
add or import
2020
add or import
2019
add or import
2018
add or import
2017
add or import
2016
add or import
before 2016
add or import
before RBINS
add or import
after RBINS
   


   
 
PDF One Drive Repository
 
Add in the year folder