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The current version of the iOS application allows you to: Scan ISBN numbers for book details Scan University Library barcodes for book and thesis details Enter DOI numbers for papers and articles Extract the title of a website Manually add the details of books, papers and thesis Export the references via email to Rich Text […]


Last month I was lucky enough to attend the BiblioHack event at Queen Mary, University of London, 13th – 14th June, 2012. BiblioHack was a two day event on hacking and sharing ideas about open bibliographic metadata. I joined a group that was working on the BibServer software. I wanted to extend the m-biblio software […]

Keyboard for barcodes

The prototype application will be for devices that run iOS 5. We are developing a proof of concept and can look at developing for a wider range of devices in the future. The best case scenario means that users can scan barcodes with the camera on their iOS device. In reality, this will only be […]