[greenstone-users] biblio+pdf

From Yao, Jixian (Research)
DateWed, 3 Dec 2003 16:10:20 -0500
Subject [greenstone-users] biblio+pdf

I am trying to build my lab's digital library with mainly pdf files.
Most pdf files don't have the fields that we want to search, i.e. Abstracts,
Notes, etc. We also have bibtex info for these pdf files. The bibtex file
has a lot more information about the pdf file. I'd like to build a
collection that combines both pdf and biblio info (the pdf alone is
searchable), so that when a user search, say, a title, it'll display the
biblio record, and also has a link pointing to the pdf file.

Greenstone seems to treat .bib and .pdf separately unrelated, and even I add
an URL in bibtex file, it would not display as a link but a plain text (not

Any suggestions would be appreciated. (I am new to Greenstone)