new ctan package: usebib

CTAN Announcements ctan-ann at
Sun Mar 18 15:42:52 CET 2012

the daemon (who's been shunning me recently) cries out, saying:

> The following information was provided by the package's contributor.
> Name of contribution: usebib
> Author's name: Enrico Gregorio
> Package version: 1.0
> Location on CTAN: macros/latex/contrib/usebib/
> Summary description: Reusing bib data
> License type: lppl
> Announcement text given by the package's contributor:
> ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> The usebib package is a poor person's replacement for the more powerful 
> methods provided by biblatex to access data from a .bib file.

thanks for the upload; i've installed the new package, and made an entry
for it in the catalogue repository.

> Users may view the package catalogue entry at
> or they may browse the package directory at

The catalogue entry will have appeared on the web by tomorrow morning.

Robin Fairbairns

For the CTAN team

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