# README *Bibliography* offers a programming library, command line tool and web-based user interface to manage a collection of files containing literature and metainformation. Its primary metadata exchange format is BibTeX. ### Installation If you downloaded a [prebuilt copy](, the executable `bibmgr.exe` should run on any Unix- or Windows-based .NET 4.5 environments. To build *Bibliography* from source you will need an F# 3.0 compiler and .NET development environment. The .fsproj files in the source directory should be understood by command line tools like Microsoft's `msbuild` or Mono's `xbuild` as well as IDEs such as MonoDevelop or VisualStudio. ### Usage *Bibliography* can be started as a command line tool with a few subcommands. To get an overview of available options try bibmgr --help The web-based user interface is started when run without any options or like this: bibmgr ui ### Licensing Bibliography Copyright (c) 2017 Thomas Chust <> Perst Copyright (c) 2009 McObject LLC. This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of version 3 of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation. This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details. You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program. If not, see <>. FSharp.Core Copyright (c) Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved. PDFsharp Copyright (c) 2005-2014 empira Software GmbH, Troisdorf (Germany) Nancy Copyright (c) 2010 Andreas HÃ¥kansson, Steven Robbins and contributors Copyright 2012 Vladimir Keleshev <> Dinh Doan Van Bien <> Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of this software and associated documentation files (the "Software"), to deal in the Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, sublicense, and/or sell copies of the Software, and to permit persons to whom the Software is furnished to do so, subject to the following conditions: The above copyright notice and this permission notice shall be included in all copies or substantial portions of the Software. THE SOFTWARE IS PROVIDED "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NONINFRINGEMENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AUTHORS OR COPYRIGHT HOLDERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY CLAIM, DAMAGES OR OTHER LIABILITY, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE, ARISING FROM, OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SOFTWARE OR THE USE OR OTHER DEALINGS IN THE SOFTWARE.