.BIBTEX File Extension
File TypeBibTeX Bibliography Database
What is a BIBTEX file?
Document containing information in the BibTeX format; contains one or more references and enables bibliographies to be searched and published using standard commands.
BibTeX files may include bibliographies for books, articles, research papers, tech reports, etc. The information in the file includes author name, title, journal, volume, year of publication, number of pages, and notes.
NOTE: The BIBTEX file is not as common as the .BIB file.