Making an academic publications pageThu 01 June 2017 by authorname
For an academic website, publications are often useful. This post describes a process for adding publications to your pelican website using pelican. You can view the page generated using this post here:
Step 1: Generate bibtex file
First you need a bibtex file. This tutorial has only been tested with bibtex files generated by Zotero.
- In zotero, make a folder and add all references that you would like to see in your publications page.
- Right-click on the folder and select
Export Collection.... Pick the "Bibtex" option and save your file with the
Step 2: Run the bib2html command
Next you need to run the bib2html command to generate the basic html file. The provided makefile has a shortcut:
This will generate the
Step 3: Run the
make html command as before
Now that we have an a publications.html file we can run the
make html command to add the pelican template components.
This part of the tutorial is a work in progress. If you change your bib file you have to repeat the steps above. Here are some things to consider:
- Bibliogrphy entries must have author, title and year (or date)* to work.
- Everytime you change the publications.bib file you need to run the