R Interface to the 'Deutsche Nationalbibliothek (German National Library) API'

A wrapper for the 'Deutsche Nationalbibliothek (German National Library) API', available at < http://www.dnb.de>. The German National Library is the German central archival library, collecting, archiving, bibliographically classifying all German and German-language publications, foreign publications about Germany, translations of German works, and the works of German-speaking emigrants published abroad between 1933 and 1945. A personal access token is required for usage.


rdnb 0.1-3 [2019-04-05]

  • parsing error fixed (changes in XML structure)
  • improvements in clearing out and cleaning of data

rdnb 0.1-2 [2018-09-15]

  • toggle between hide and show url via option rdnb_show_url (for debugging)
  • new function save_token to save token to file
  • vignette update
  • DESCRIPTION fixed for CRAN

rdnb 0.1-1 [2017-02-14]

  • data cleaning option added
  • progress bar added (for limit="all" only)
  • limitation for number of results (1-100) removed
  • NOT-operator support added to publisher search
  • new function "n_rec" added - get number of records
  • new function "print_query" added - print search query
  • other small fixes and improvements

rdnb 0.1-0 [2016-03-30]

  • This is the first version

Reference manual

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0.1-3 by Christian Graul, 2 years ago


Report a bug at https://github.com/chgrl/rdnb/issues

Browse source code at https://github.com/cran/rdnb

Authors: Christian Graul [aut, cre]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

MIT + file LICENSE license

Imports brew, grDevices, httr, methods, utils, stats, stringr, xml2

Suggests knitr

See at CRAN