I'm pleased to announce the release and immediate availability of
refbase-0.9.5. As before, it took us some time to get this release
out of the door, but I hope it was well worth the wait.
The included 'update.php' script can update any refbase version that
was installed from SVN after the release of refbase-0.9.0 but prior
to this release.
The official release announcement is given below.
Matthias (on behalf of the refbase development team)
refbase 0.9.5 available
refbase is a web-based bibliographic manager for scientific
literature, references and citations. A new release of the refbase
package is available at:
This release offers major function enhancements and bug fixes.
refbase-0.9.5 sports a refined interface, offers a query history and
search suggestions, and supports more record types as well as
searching for duplicates.
In addition, it can now import from SciFinder and Endnote XML as
well as from ArXiv ID or DOI. refbase-0.9.5 also supports additional
export formats (ADS, Atom XML, ISI Web of Science, Simple Dublin
Core XML, Word 2007 XML Bibliography) and citation styles (AMA, APA,
Chicago, Harvard, MLA, Vancouver), and allows to dynamically include
results from a refbase server into foreign web pages.
This release also adds support for OpenSearch which allows users of
OpenSearch enabled browsers to search refbase directly from their
An overview of the main features of this package can be found at:
Please see the README file for an overview of refbase, what has
changed in this release, and how to install or update refbase. The
README is available in the package and online at:
For more information about the refbase project and pointers to
working examples of refbase (including freely accessible demo
databases) please visit: