PaperTools VS pdf2doi

Compare PaperTools vs pdf2doi and see what are their differences.


Tools for writing papers (by privong)


A python library/command-line tool to extract the DOI or other identifiers of a scientific paper from a pdf file. (by MicheleCotrufo)
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PaperTools pdf2doi
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Posts with mentions or reviews of PaperTools. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of pdf2doi. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-04-22.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing PaperTools and pdf2doi you can also consider the following projects:

LaTeX-OCR - pix2tex: Using a ViT to convert images of equations into LaTeX code.

PyPDF2 - A pure-python PDF library capable of splitting, merging, cropping, and transforming the pages of PDF files

arxiv-vanity - Renders papers from arXiv as responsive web pages so you don't have to squint at a PDF.

textract - extract text from any document. no muss. no fuss.

arxiv-latex-cleaner - arXiv LaTeX Cleaner: Easily clean the LaTeX code of your paper to submit to arXiv

pdftitle - a utility to extract the title from a PDF file - Python wrapper for the arXiv API

pubs - Your bibliography on the command line

cobib - Console Bibliography