Re: [NTG-context] Bibliographic Databases

2008-04-21 Thread Dietrich Rordorf / MDPI
Subject: Re: [NTG-context] Bibliographic Databases From: Robin Kirkham [EMAIL PROTECTED] Date: Sun, 20 Apr 2008 19:13:28 +1000 To: ntg-context@ntg.nl To: ntg-context@ntg.nl On 20 April 2008, George N. White III [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Thu, Apr 17

Re: [NTG-context] Bibliographic Databases

2008-04-20 Thread Robin Kirkham
On 20 April 2008, George N. White III [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Thu, Apr 17, 2008 at 11:19 AM, Robin Kirkham [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: I want to set up a shared bibliographic reference database for my research group, [...] I can tell you a few things that don't work! In our lab we

Re: [NTG-context] Bibliographic Databases

2008-04-20 Thread Bruce D'Arcus
Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com writes: Hi, Andreas Wagner wrote: Just out of curiosity: What are your reasons for preferring this over TEI: MODS was a logical choice mostly my background (scientific publishers = MARC databases = MODS), and that BruceD'Arcus liked it. Btw, his

Re: [NTG-context] Bibliographic Databases

2008-04-20 Thread Bruce D\'Arcus
Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com writes: [snip] But the few times I've had to work with TEI stuff I found that you can easily get much more than you bargained for. Bibliographic data is not easy on its own, and a format that allows (almost promotes) extra tags to be embedded also is not

Re: [NTG-context] Bibliographic Databases

2008-04-19 Thread George N. White III
On Thu, Apr 17, 2008 at 11:19 AM, Robin Kirkham [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Dear all, I want to set up a shared bibliographic reference database for my research group, and I'm looking at software like refbase http:// refbase.sourceforge.net/ or refdb http://refdb.sourceforge.net/ to

Re: [NTG-context] Bibliographic Databases

2008-04-18 Thread Taco Hoekwater
Robin Kirkham wrote: Does anyone have any experience or advice to offer in using such things, and hooking them up to ConTeXt? Most of these systems will of course emit a .bib file which will obviously work, but will any Please have a look at the biblographic module. It comes with its

Re: [NTG-context] Bibliographic Databases

2008-04-18 Thread Wolfgang Schuster
On Fri, Apr 18, 2008 at 10:08 AM, Taco Hoekwater [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Robin Kirkham wrote: Does anyone have any experience or advice to offer in using such things, and hooking them up to ConTeXt? Most of these systems will of course emit a .bib file which will obviously work, but

Re: [NTG-context] Bibliographic Databases

2008-04-18 Thread Andreas Wagner
Hello Taco, hello list, * Taco Hoekwater wrote on Apr/18/2008: if you want to be ready for the future, find a reference manager that can export to MODS: http://www.loc.gov/standards/mods/ Just out of curiosity: What are your reasons for preferring this over TEI:

Re: [NTG-context] Bibliographic Databases

2008-04-18 Thread Taco Hoekwater
Hi, Andreas Wagner wrote: Just out of curiosity: What are your reasons for preferring this over TEI: MODS was a logical choice mostly my background (scientific publishers = MARC databases = MODS), and that BruceD'Arcus liked it. Btw, his blog is full of bibliographic articles, if you are

[NTG-context] Bibliographic Databases

2008-04-17 Thread Robin Kirkham
Dear all, I want to set up a shared bibliographic reference database for my research group, and I'm looking at software like refbase http:// refbase.sourceforge.net/ or refdb http://refdb.sourceforge.net/ to replace the somewhat random collection of personal BibTeX .bib files we have.

Re: [NTG-context] Bibliographic Databases

2008-04-17 Thread Andreas Wagner
Hello Robin, hello list, * Robin Kirkham wrote on Apr/18/2008: I want to set up a shared bibliographic reference database for my research group, and I'm looking at software like refbase http://refbase.sourceforge.net/ or refdb http://refdb.sourceforge.net/ to replace the somewhat