Managing your References in LaTeX using BibTeX


Managing your References in LaTeX using BibTeX

This workshop will demonstrate how to build a reference list and include in-text citations in LaTeX using BibTeX. We will also show how you can use Zotero (similarly other tools such as EndNote and Mendeley) to make reference management easier.

Please note that attendees are expected to have some familiarity/experience with LaTeX. If you are new to LaTeX, please attend one of our Intro to LaTeX workshops.

To participate in the workshop, you will need:
- Zoom installed on your computer - you can download Zoom for free from;
- Overleaf account - you can create one for free here:

Prior to the workshop, please read our Welcome page here: This page contains a training overview, eligibility & requirements, expectations and support.

Learning Objectives & Outcomes:

  • Understand how to insert bibliography items and in-text citations
  • Recognise the reference management tools available
  • I can insert a given reference into a BibTeX file
  • I can create an in-text citation for an item in my reference list

Meirian Lovelace-Tozer has a background in Mathematics and Statistics, with interests in data analysis, operations research and computer programming. She loves teaching and is enthusiastic about enabling others to benefit from the skills that she teaches!

When: May 18, 2021 01:00 PM Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney
Register in advance for this meeting:

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