bibus man page

bibus — Bibus is a bibliographic database




The bibus command does not take any arguments or options at the moment.

bibus is a bibliographic database compatible with two database engines:
- MySQL <>
- SQLite <>.
It features
* hierarchical organization of the references with user-defined keys
* multiuser-environment design (share databases between many users)
* a search engine supporting live queries
* on-line PubMed access
* connectivity: You can
- insert references in an opened text document
- format the bibliography directly in Bibus
- format the citations in Bibus.
* foreign language support through unicode and gettext
* import of PubMed (Medline), EndNote/Refer, RIS and BibTeX records.

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bibus was written by Pierre Martineau <>

This manual page was written by Pierre Martineau <>  and updated by Jan Beyer <> for the Debian project  (but may be used by others).


November 23, 2009