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How to add a new bibliography style for use with BibTeX
Version: 2.x - Scientific WorkPlace & Scientific Word
Four standard bibliography styles are provided with SW for use with BibTeX,
but you can add additional bibliography styles. A web search for BibTeX Styles
will reveal many sources of new styles. The BibTeX style will first have to be
copied to the correct directory. Then you can either tell SW how to use the
BibTeX style via the SW interface or you can simply insert a TeX field in your
document and avoid the SW interface.
Install the BibTeX style
Copy the BibTeX style file (.bst file) to the bibtex directory. Typically, the
directory is c:\sw20\bibtex for Scientific Word version 2.0x, c:\swp25\bibtex
for Scientific WorkPlace version 2.5, c:\sw25\bibtex for Scientific Word
version 2.5, and c:\swpse25\bibtex for the Student Edition of Scientific
WorkPlace version 2.5.
Use the BibTeX style via the interface
Using your favorite ASCII editor, modify the SW .ini file so that the new
style is listed as one of the choices:
If you have Scientific Word, open sciword.ini.
If you have Scientific WorkPlace, open swp-pro.ini.
If you have the Student Edition, open swp-se.ini.
Find the line that reads
At the end of the line, enter a comma followed by the name of the new style
file. DHow - Add a BibTeX Bibliography Style
Save the .ini file.
The new style should now be one of the choices on the BibTeX list.
Use the BibTeX style without the interface
Move the cursor inside the document to be beginning of an empty paragraph
where you want the bibliography to appear in your typeset document.
Select Insert, select
Field, select TeX
and insert lines similar to:
in the body of the TeX Field dialog. Replace alpha
with the name of the BibTeX style you wish to use, and replace
xampl with the name of the BibTeX database you wish
to use. If you are using multiple BibTeX databases, separate each database
using a comma (and no additional space).
If you do not turn on the Encapsulate check box, the next time you open your
document you will see the BibTeX field in your document. You will not be able
to use the SW interface to make changes. Instead, delete the field and repeat
the steps above.
This document was created with Scientific WorkPlace.