Provides wrapper functions around the UK Research Excellence Framework 2014 Impact Case Studies Database API < http://impact.ref.ac.uk/>. The database contains relevant publication and research metadata about each case study as well as several paragraphs of text from the case study submissions. Case studies in the database are licenced under a CC-BY 4.0 licence < http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/legalcode>.
refimpact provides an API wrapper for the UK Research Excellence Framework 2014 Impact Case Studies Database. You can find more information about this database at http://impact.ref.ac.uk/CaseStudies/.
The data may be of interest to you if you are interested in:
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ref_get()which takes the API method as an argument. This standardises a lot of the input validation and error handling, as well as reducing the risk of bugs (as there are less lines of code). Functions from previous version of the package are still available, but deprecated.
phraseparameter to the SearchCaseStudies method now allows text queries of any length and complexity
ref_tagsdataset with the package, to save the end-user from having to iterate through the ListTagValues API method in order to find tags to use as parameters when searching the database