MyST Markdown

MyST Javascript Tools

mystjs is a set of open-source, community-driven tools designed for scientific communication, including a powerful authoring framework that supports blogs, online books, scientific papers, reports and journals articles.

#Create Scientific Publications

Create interactive scientific publications for the web or export to PDF, LaTeX\LaTeX and Microsoft Word.

#Project Goals

mystjs is part of the Executable Books organization, and is an open-source, commuity-driven project to improve scientific communication, including integrations into Jupyter Notebooks and computational results.

Technical Goals


The mystjs command line tool can be used to parse MyST Markdown and Jupyter Notebooks into an AST. This data can be saved as JSON, or rendered to a website (like this one!) or any number of formats including PDF, Word, React, HTML or JATS.