Mendeley Open API

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Mendeley Open API

  1. 1. Open API Ben Dowling Science Hack Day 2010
  2. 2. What is Mendeley?
  3. 3. What is Mendeley? Mendeley is free academic software (Win, Mac & Linux) to manage, share, read, annotate and cite your research papers... ...and a research network to manage your papers online, discover research trends and statistics, and to connect to like-minded researchers.
  4. 4. Discover research statistics
  5. 5. Open API
  6. 6. <ul><li>OAuth </li></ul><ul><li>JSON </li></ul><ul><li>Research paper information </li></ul><ul><li>Aggregate statistics </li></ul><ul><li>Individual user libraries </li></ul>Open API
  7. 7. <ul><li>Document search </li></ul><ul><li>Find articles by tag </li></ul><ul><li>Find related articles </li></ul><ul><li>Find by identifier (DOI, PMID etc) </li></ul>Research Paper Information
  8. 8. <ul><li>Citation information </li></ul><ul><li>Readership statistics </li></ul><ul><li>User supplied tags </li></ul><ul><li>Identifiers (DOI, PMID etc) </li></ul><ul><li>Abstract </li></ul>Research Paper Information
  9. 9. <ul><li>Popular Papers </li></ul><ul><li>Popular Publications </li></ul><ul><li>Popular Authors </li></ul><ul><li>Overall or per discipline </li></ul>Statistics
  10. 10. <ul><li>Requires authorization from the user </li></ul><ul><li>Documents </li></ul><ul><li>Collections </li></ul><ul><li>Statistics </li></ul><ul><li>Create new documents </li></ul>Library
  11. 11. <ul><li>Statistics visualizations </li></ul><ul><li>Related article browser </li></ul><ul><li>Research paper lookup service </li></ul><ul><li>Open Source Mendeley client </li></ul>Ideas
  12. 12. <ul><li>Register for an API key </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.mendeley.com/oapi/ </li></ul><ul><li>Read through the documentation </li></ul><ul><li>Play with the Python client </li></ul>Getting Started
  13. 13. <ul><li>Documentation </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.mendeley.com/oapi/methods/ </li></ul><ul><li>Python Client </li></ul><ul><li>http://github.com/coderholic/MendeleyClient </li></ul><ul><li>Google Group </li></ul><ul><li>http://groups.google.com/group/mendeley-open-api-developers </li></ul><ul><li>Email: [email_address] </li></ul>Useful Links

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