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Update Article Information

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Update Article Information

Add reference information as comment and modified a issue title


Copy and paste the following snippet into your .yml file.

- name: Update Article Information
  uses: uribo/bucky@v0.1.1
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BUCKY: Helpers for literature management as GitHub actions

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Based on the title in the issue, buckey will obtain information on the paper that author, title, publisher etc..


  • Create an issue that contains paper ID which DOI (Digital object identifier) or ArXiv identifier in the title and added the papers label.
    • ex) DOI: 10.1038/d41586-018-07196-1, arXiv: 1802.06350
    • Once the first issue is created, a template will be created in the repository that will condition the bucky's action to be executed.
  • The title of the issue is changed, and the information of the literature is added.

Using your project

Copy sample workflow to .github/main.workflow or add exist workflow file.

workflow "bucky_main_flow" {
  on = "issues"
  resolves = [
    "Update Article Information",


action "Update Article Information" {
  uses = "docker://uribo/bucky"
  needs = ["Has article identifier"]
  secrets = ["GITHUB_TOKEN"]


This program is free software and is distributed under an MIT License.

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