Sebib: S-Expressions for BIBliography


The Sebib project aims at providing a highly hackable “Bibliographic References Management System”. It is a library and a command-line application which handle an ad-hoc file format based on S-Expressions.


Sebib has a quite short history:


Here are the documentations available:


The current version is 1.1.0, you may find downloads on the downloads page.
You can also get the code from the repository at GitHub, please visit

Authors, License, etc.

Sebib is developed by Sebastien Mondet. It is available under a permissive MIT license. Any contributions, such as bug reports, feature requests, patches, or critics are more than welcomed.