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Low Level Client for Crossref Search API

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This is a low level client for working with Crossref’s search API. It’s been named to be more generic, as other organizations are/will adopt Crossref’s search API, making it possible to ineract with all from one client.

Crossref API docs

Other Crossref API clients:

habanero includes methods matching Crossref API routes:

  • /works
  • /members
  • /prefixes
  • /funders
  • /journals
  • /types
  • /licenses

Other methods

  • registration_agency - get DOI minting agency
  • content_negotiation - get citations in a variety of formats
  • citation_count - get citation count for a DOI


Stable version

pip install habanero

Dev version

sudo pip install git+git://

# OR

git clone
cd habanero
make install



from habanero import Crossref
cr = Crossref()

Works route

x = = "ecology")

Members route

cr.members(ids = 98, works = True)



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