Definition: An open-sourced, cross-platform citation and reference management tool that is available free of charge. It allows editing BibTeX files, importing data from online scientific databases, and managing and searching BibTeX files.

Related term: <a href='/glossary/open-source-software/'>Open source software</a>

Reference: JabRef Development Team (2021)

Drafted and Reviewed by: Aleksandra Lazić, Christopher Graham, Michele C. Lim, Sam Parsons, Steven Verheyen

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