rscielo: A Scraper for Scientific Journals Hosted on Scielo

Scrapes data from scientific articles hosted on the Scientific Electronic Library Online Platform <>. The data information includes author's names, articles' metadata and contents, among others. The package also provides additional functions to easily summarize the scraped data.

Version: 1.0.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.1)
Imports: graphics, magrittr, stats, xml2, httr (≥ 0.5), rvest, stringr, tibble, purrr, dplyr
Published: 2019-08-22
Author: Fernando Meireles ORCID iD [aut, cre], Denisson Silva ORCID iD [aut], Rogerio Barbosa ORCID iD [aut]
Maintainer: Fernando Meireles <fernando.meireles at>
License: GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: README
CRAN checks: rscielo results


Reference manual: rscielo.pdf
Package source: rscielo_1.0.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-devel-gcc8:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X binaries: r-release: rscielo_1.0.0.tgz, r-oldrel: rscielo_1.0.0.tgz


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