Announcing the PLoS Article-Level Metrics API

We’re pleased to announce that the PLoS Article-Level Metrics API is now available! Since March 2009, we’ve been aggregating metrics for every article with the PLoS Article-Level Metrics application and displaying the data on articles published at PLoS. Now the Article-Level Metrics API is available for the community to retrieve the same data and to create mash-ups with the metrics. If you’ve entered the PLoS/Mendeley Binary Battle, this is also an additional source to use along with the PLoS Search API.

Data that can be retrieved from the PLoS Article-Level Metrics API for every PLoS article include:

For more information, see the Article-Level Metrics API and Using the Article-Level Metrics API.

One Response to Announcing the PLoS Article-Level Metrics API

  1. So exciting! And I somewhat patiently await inclusion of tweets of PLoS articles.

    Scott Chamberlain

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