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Python API wrapper for the DataCite Metadata Store API.

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Python API wrapper for the DataCite Metadata Store API and DataCite XML generation.


The datacite package is on PyPI so all you need is:

pip install datacite


Documentation is readable at or can be built using Sphinx:

pip install datacite[docs]
python build_sphinx


Running the test suite is as simple as:

pip install -e .[all]


Version v1.0.1 (released 2018-03-08):

  • Fixes schema location url for DataCite v4.1

Version v1.0.0 (released 2018-02-28):

  • Adds full support for DataCite Metadata Schema v4.1 XML generation.

Version v0.3.0 (released 2016-11-18):

  • Adds full support for DataCite Metadata Schema v4.0 XML generation.
  • Adds the message from the server in the error exceptions.

Version v0.2.2 (released 2016-09-23):

  • Fixes issue with generated order of nameIdentifier and affiliation tags.

Version v0.2.1 (released 2016-03-29):

  • Fixes issue with JSON schemas not being included when installing from PyPI.

Version v0.2.0 (released 2016-03-21):

  • Adds DataCite XML generation support.

Version 0.1 (released 2015-02-25):

  • Initial public release.

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