More information about the database

The original description about history, state, and use of the database, formatted with Hyperlatex (with some later manual revisions):

  • History and overview
  • Bibliographers
  • Creating entries
  • Formatting entries
  • Sample entries
  • Miscellaneous comments and open problems
  • Here is Joe O'Rourke's Computational Geometry Column on the database (in Postscript).

    And these are the original plain files as they are distributed with the database:

    If you plan to use and/or modify the database a lot, you should probably download your own copy.

    Bill Jones (
    Otfried Schwarzkopf (
    Jeff Erickson (