Preparing a BibTeX file for publication is a very error-prone and tedious process. The entries must be correct, consistent and nicely formatted. I was never happy with the results produced by any of the BibTeX scraping systems that I looked at so I’ve written my own. It collects BibTeX entries from the websites of computer-science academic publishers, and I use it personally to make preparing my BibTeX files easier. Currently it supports
In addition, this scraper fixes common problems with the BibTeX that these services provide. For example, it fixes:
This tool is currently available as a limited public release (basically a semi-closed beta). If you are interested in giving it a try, let me know and I’ll send you the download link.