Scripts and LaTeX files for assistance in writing papers.
add_arXiv_IDs_to_library.pyGiven a list of arXiv IDs, retrieve BibTex records for those from NASA ADS
bib_update.pySearch a bibtex file and query ADS to update arXiv records w/ published references
bibcode_convert.pyConvert long-form journal names into the ApJ short form requivalents. (IN PROGRESS)
check_ms.shRun through the final manuscript checks (spelling, complete sentences).
macro_check.pyFigure out which macros to copy from privon_astro.sty into a manuscript for self-contained submission
privon_astro.styA collection of macros for LaTeX documents
punctuation_check.pySimple checking for the existence of sentence-ending punctuation at the end of lines in LaTeX files, to catch incomplete sentences.
readability.pyCompute the Flesch–Kincaid readability tests on a given text. Requires the textstat python module.
single_pdf.pyCombine multiple pdfs into a single file. (Useful for proposals which lack TeX templates).
check_ms.sh tries to run proselint, so install that if you would like writing commentary.