AccessON OpenAPI is an open application programming interface (OpenAPI) that provides information on global open access (OA) papers that AccessON has collected and serves, for the purpose of expanding the utilization of Open Access (OA) resources.

  • Support for academic research activities
Applicable to
  • Individual researchers, libraries, academic societies, and other non-profit organizations
Information provided
  • Detailed information about the journal in which the paper is published, list of papers, detailed information about the paper
Usage Guide
  • Provides data in JSON format via an authentication key
  • Key can be issued and used through application

Using OpenAPI

Step 1

Log in.

Step 2

Sign up for OpenAPI.

Step 3

AccessON will give you an API key authentification.

Step 3

Check your API key.

  • Log in and check your application to see if your OpenAPI is authorized.
  • AccessON OpenAPI is for academic research and searches.
  • Using APIs for commerical purposes such as re-processing data for building DB is prohibited.
  • Open Application Programming Interface의 약어로서 누구나 사용할 수 있도록 공개된 API를 말합니다.
  • OpenAPI를 활용하기 위해서는 이용신청을 통해 반드시 '서비스키'를 발급받아야 합니다.
  • 승인된 사용자에게 AccessON의 메타데이터가 JSON 포맷으로 제공됩니다.

URLs for AccessON API calls are as below.

  • Information of Journals(by ISSN) key

    See metadata sample.
  • List of Articles(by ISSN) key

    See metadata sample.
  • Information of Articles(by DOIs) key

    See metadata sample.