In 2014, the University of Florida (UF) Libraries began talking with Elsevier about expanding access to UF-authored articles published in Elsevier journals within the university’s institutional repository (IR @ UF). The discussions led to plans for a pilot project to automatically feed ScienceDirect data and links to the university repository through application programming interfaces (APIs) that are freely available to libraries. The APIs include:
The project addresses several university needs:
The project will also help Elsevier understand the metadata required by institutional repositories via the ScienceDirect APIs.
The demonstration images for how the articles will be presented are:
For more information, see: