[texhax] Frequency of Reference Citations

Lars Madsen daleif at imf.au.dk
Sun Nov 28 22:02:40 CET 2010

On 2010-11-28 21:15, Sam Albers wrote:
> On Sun, Nov 28, 2010 at 10:46 AM, Sam Albers <tonightsthenight at gmail.com
> <mailto:tonightsthenight at gmail.com>> wrote:
>     Hello,
>     I've written my dissertation in LaTeX and a school specific class
>     file. I've arrange the thesis in a tree-like structure with many
>     separate .tex files being inputted into one master file... typical
>     setup. I am wondering if now that I am done with this document, is
>     it possible to get some word and reference frequency statistics. For
>     example, does anyone know of a tool that could output not only the
>     references I've used but also how many times I cited each reference?
>     Similarly, does any know of a tool (maybe the same one?) where I can
>     get a word frequency list for a document organized like mine?
> Sorry I forgot to mention that I am using Ubuntu as an OS and
> Emacs+AucTeX as my writing and compiling environment.
>     Any thoughts?
>     Thanks in advance.

each reference will be in the aux files, so just write a tool in any 
scripting language to retrieve the data and do analysis, should be easy 


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