This is a fledgling list of helper applications/scripts used in conjunction with the Toolbox. Your milage will vary:

  1. folder2metadata - Given a directory, output a CSV file suitable for the Reader

  2. htid2books - Given an access key, secret token, and a HathiTrust identifier, output plain text as well as PDF versions of a book.

  3. mbox2reader - Given a few configurations, read an mbox file, and output a file system amenable to the Reader

  4. txt2chapters - Given a plain text file delimited by a patter, output “DIRECTORY”