rdnb: R Interface to the Deutsche Nationalbibliothek (German...

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A wrapper for the Deutsche Nationalbibliothek (German National Library) API, available at http://www.dnb.de. The German National Library is the German central archival library, collecting, archiving, bibliographically classifying all German and German-language publications, foreign publications about Germany, translations of German works, and the works of German-speaking emigrants published abroad between 1933 and 1945. A personal access token is required for usage.


All bibliographic data of the German National Library are provided free of charge and can be freely re-used under "Creative Commons Zero" (CC0 1.0) terms. The metadata and online interfaces are provided with no guarantee of their being continuous, punctual, error-free or complete, or of their not infringing the rights of third parties (e.g. personal rights and copyright). A personal access token is required for usage and can be requested by sending an e-mail to the Interface Service ([email protected]). The e-mail must include the required catalogue "Catalogue of German National Library (DNB) / Katalog der Deutschen Nationalbibliothek (DNB)" and the access option "via access token / ueber Zugangscode".


About the DNB: http://www.dnb.de/EN/Wir/wir_node.html; about the interface and access requirements: http://www.dnb.de/EN/Service/DigitaleDienste/SRU/sru_node.html; the DNB web search: http://dnb.dnb.de

rdnb documentation built on Sept. 21, 2018, 6:28 p.m.