papers.sh is a script for searching for articles in PDF and storing them. It uses two search engines, scholar.google.com and google.com to search for articles. ATTENTION! You need program googler to be installed. For more information follow:
The program has two functions: find articles, browse loaded articles. Found articles can be stored in existing or non-existing directories of your home directory.
papers.sh [-f] [NUMBER] keys papers.sh [-r]
-f, --find [NUMBER] keys... With this option you can search for new papers. After -f keywords must be added. You can also choose how many papers will be downloaded by adding a number [1-50] between -f and keywords. Every time you call the program with this option, it will ask you, where to save new articles. It must be an existing directory in your home directory, or a name for a new directory, that will be created. Example: ./papers.sh -f nilpotent matrices ./papers.sh -f 13 unix shell function -r, --read Will give you a list of directories, where your articles are stored. After choosing a directory, the list of articles will beshown. After entering a number of article, the document will be opened in your default pdf viewer. Changing of default viewer will be added later. If some directories were removed, program identifies changes only after choosing non-existing directory from the directory list. After that the directory will be removed from the list. -h, --help