We present ForeCite (FC), a prototype reader-centric digital library that supports the scholar in using scholarly documents. FC integrates three user interfaces: a bibliometric component, a document reader and annotation system, and a bibliographic management application.
We investigate the automatic harvesting of research paper metadata from recent scholarly events. Our system, Kairos, combines a focused crawler and an information extraction engine, to convert a list of conference websites into a index filled with fields of metadata that correspond to individual papers. Using event date metadata extracted from the… (More)