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bibweb is a utility for automatically retrieving bibliographical
information from the American Mathematical Society's MathSciNet
program.  John Palmieri ("engineer") wrote bibweb, and Bill Dwyer
("idea man") helped to design it.

If you're too lazy to go to the library or use a web browser to find
out bibliographical information for that ground-breaking paper you're
writing, you can let bibweb do the work for you.  You have to use
bibtex (which means you have to use latex, I think), and you have to
write citations in a particular format, but that's about it.

See the file 'INSTALL' for installation instructions.

See the file 'HOW_TO' for directions on the use of bibweb.

This program is free software, distributed under the GNU General
Public License; see the file 'COPYING' for more information.

Here are the files in the distribution: 

COPYING     GNU General Public License   
ChangeLog   list of changes made to bibweb (not user-friendly)
HOW_TO      how to use
INSTALL     installation instructions
README      this file
bibweb      the actual perl script
bibweb.dvi  documentation, in dvi format
bibweb.html documentation, in html format
bibweb.info documentation, in info format
bibweb.texi documentation, in texinfo format
bibweb_toc.html table of contents for bibweb.html
test.tex    test file: run 'latex test', then 'bibweb test' and see
            what happens 


John H. Palmieri


Name Size Date Notes
COPYING 17989 1997-09-20 04:01
ChangeLog 6390 2003-11-19 21:52
HOW_TO 10183 2000-11-10 00:04
INSTALL 2909 2000-11-10 00:04
README 1487 2000-11-10 00:05
bib­web 16252 2003-11-19 22:19
bib­web.html 21234 2000-11-10 00:06
bib­web.info 19792 2000-11-10 00:07
bib­web.texi 22502 2000-11-09 23:55
bib­web_toc.html 971 2000-11-10 00:06
test.tex 1018 1999-09-23 19:43

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bib­web – Au­to­mat­i­cally re­trieve bib­li­og­ra­phy from MathS­ciNet

A util­ity to au­to­mat­i­cally re­trieve math­e­mat­i­cal bib­li­o­graph­i­cal in­for­ma­tion, in BibTeX for­mat, from the Amer­i­can Math­e­mat­i­cal So­ci­ety‘s MathS­ciNet database. More pre­cisely, it acts as a front-end to BibTeX; it con­verts any ci­ta­tions that BibTeX can‘t find into queries to the MathS­ciNet database, it car­ries out those queries, and re­turns the an­swers in BibTeX for­mat. In­cluded in the pack­age are: the perl script bib­web, doc­u­men­ta­tion (in var­i­ous for­mats), and a test file.

Pack­age De­tailsbib­web
Li­censeGNU Gen­eral Public Li­cense
Main­tainerJohn H. Palmieri
Topics de­rive BibTeX data from re­sources other than BibTeX li­braries
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