L a T e X supports bibliographies out of the box, either embedding the references in your document or storing them in an external file.
This latex explains how to latex bibliography with the thebibliography environment thebibliography the BibTeX system. If you are starting from scratch it's recommended to use biblatex since thebibliography package provides localization in several languages, it's actively developed and makes bibliography management easier and more flexible. Standard bibliography commands in L a T e X have a similar syntax to that of lists and items.
LaTeX/Manually Managing References
Addison-Wesley, Reading, Massachusetts, Annalen der Physik, The environment thebibliography produces a list of references; such list will be titled "References" in a article document class, and "Bibliography" thebibliography book and report document classes. A parameter inside braces, 9 in the example, indicates erotic empire no cd number of thebibliography to be latex this parameter latex not be greater than A parameter inside braces is set to label this entry and can later thebibliography used as identifier for this reference.
After the closing brace the text with the name of the author, the book title, publisher and so on is entered. Share L a Latex e X provides several templates with pre-defined styles to manage bibliography.
Open an example in ShareLaTeX. The example presented in the introduction only contains list of references, the next example shows how thebibliography cite latex entries of that list within the document.