- Close Docear if it’s currently running
- Download the updated library docear-metadata-lib-0.0.1.jar. Please note that some browsers like Google Chrome issue a warning. Be sure that you really download the file. Try a different browser if you experience problems.
- Replace the existing file “docear-metadata-lib-0.0.1.jar” with the new one. You will find the file in C:\Program Files\(x86)\Docear\plugins\org.docear.plugin.bibtexlib (Windows 10) or a similar directory, depending on your operating system.
- Start Docear, and fetch metadata 🙂
Our reference management software Docear has not been actively developed for a few years, and recently, the add-on to fetch metadata from Google Scholar stopped working. Fortunately, one of our users (Li Yang) adjusted Docear’s Read more…