Month: September 2013

Integrating .docx and BibTeX

I have nearly every paper I’ve ever read stored in a BibTeX database, so I wrote a BASH script to build a list of citations using BibTeX that could be easily copied into LibreOffice Writer.  I would prefer to write all my papers in LaTeX, but there are some disadvantages–poor adoption and inefficient track-changes methods–so I have to use LibreOffice Writer instead.  None of the available bibliography managers that integrate with LibreOffice seem particularly reliable to me, and I plan to convert my manuscripts back to LaTeX anyway when I put my thesis together.

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