[OS X TeX] Papers or BibDesk?

Adam R. Maxwell amaxwell at mac.com
Sat Apr 28 18:15:11 EDT 2007

On Apr 28, 2007, at 15:03, Justin C. Walker wrote:

> On Apr 28, 2007, at 13:45 , Adam R. Maxwell wrote:

>> See http://bibdesk.sourceforge.net/manual/BibDesk%20Help_16.html#SEC45 
>>  for how to add references.  I'm not familiar with MathSciNet or  
> MathSciNet and ZMath (ZentralBlat?) are databases much like PubMed;  
> they're not 'formats' per se.

Right, but often databases offer export to one of the formats I  
mentioned (I mainly use Compendex and ScienceDirect, which export to  

> Coincidentally, I just added a feature request for access to  
> those :-}.

Indeed...SourceForge just let me know about it.

> It would require dealing with logins and proxies, but it would be  
> *really* great to have that feature.

ISTR you know something about networking and OS X, so we await your  
patch with bated breath :).

PubMed actually has an API for third-party software queries.  If the  
databases you mention have something similar, it might be possible to  
add support.  If someone (not me) has time to investigate that, it  
would be helpful.


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