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A Python wrapper for Scopus API

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PyScopus is a Python wrapper for Scopus API: http://dev.elsevier.com/index.html

** Updates on 10/09/2018

  • Add a new function to retrieve/search serial title metadata

** Updates on 09/29/2018

  • Add a workaround for filtering author publication

** Updates on 02/06/2018

  • Solved author search affiliation problem

** Updates on 01/05/2018

  • Add full text link and author list when searching for articles

** Updates on 12/29/2017

  • Improve: Fix bugs on start index when searching. Improve citation retrieval code.
  • Fix bugs on print/starting index

** Updates on 12/28/2017

  • Improve: Compatible with Python 3.6 and fixed bugs on imports

** Updates on 09/07/2017

  • Improve: An authorized API key is used for debugging.
  • Website updated.

** Updates on 02/13/2017

  • Added ‘search()’; (originally added in Dec. 2016)

** Updates on 10/04/2016

  • Added ‘retrieve_abstract()’
  • Removed ‘search_abstract()’
  • Improved: 1) Allow users to save xml files for both abstract and author retrieval xml files; 2) Display unicodes when searching, instead of ignoring and force them into ascii encoding.

** Updates on 09/14/2016

  • Add function for searching publications in a venue

    This can help users retrieve publication information from a specific venue within a specific year range.

** Updates on 04/07/2016

  • Add Citation Overview API!!

    This can help retrieve annual citation counts over a specified year range. Please note that this requires special authorization.

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