get_article: Scrape meta-data from a single article hosted on Scielo

Description Usage Arguments Details Value Examples

View source: R/get_article.R

Description

get_article() scrapes meta-data information from an article hosted on Scielo.

Usage

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Arguments

url

a character vector with the link of the article hosted on Scielo to be scrapped.

Details

This functions scrapes several meta-data information, such as author's names, article title, year of publication, edition and number of pages.

Value

The function returns an object of class Scielo, data.frame with the following variables:

Examples

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## Not run: 
article <- get_article(url = "http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?
script=sci_arttext&pid=S1981-38212016000200201&lng=en&nrm=iso&tlng=en")
summary(article)

## End(Not run)

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