WikipediR: A MediaWiki API Wrapper

A wrapper for the MediaWiki API, aimed particularly at the Wikimedia 'production' wikis, such as Wikipedia. It can be used to retrieve page text, information about users or the history of pages, and elements of the category tree.

Version: 1.2.0
Depends: httr, jsonlite
Suggests: XML, testthat, knitr
Published: 2015-05-18
Author: Oliver Keyes
Maintainer: Oliver Keyes <ironholds at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: README NEWS
In views: WebTechnologies
CRAN checks: WikipediR results


Reference manual: WikipediR.pdf
Vignettes: urltools
Package source: WikipediR_1.2.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Snow Leopard binaries: r-release: WikipediR_1.2.0.tgz, r-oldrel: WikipediR_1.2.0.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: WikipediR_1.2.0.tgz
Old sources: WikipediR archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: WikidataR
Reverse suggests: pageviews