RMendeley v1.2

by Carl Boettiger

Interface to Mendeley API methods

A programmatic interface to the Web Service methods provided by the Mendeley open science project.



This package is now deperecated on CRAN and no longer works due to significant API changes. A replacement package is under developement at Mendeley and we will update this README when more details are available.

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Functions in RMendeley

Name Description
coauth coauth
authors authors Stats Method (Public Method)
addContact addContact - Add a contact on Mendeley
addFolderDoc Allows authenticated users to add a document to an specific folder. The document must exists on the library
authorStats authorStats - Returns list of top 5 authors in your library.
createFolder createFolder - Create a folder in your Mendeley library
authoredPubs authoredPubs - allows authenticated users to retrieve their own publications.
authored authored.R Search Method (Public Method)
contacts contacts - List of current Mendeley contacts
categories Returns a list of Mendeley's categories
erdos_number erdos number
Folders Folders - retuns a list of your Mendeley folders with sizes.
folderDocs folderDocs - Returns list of documents in a specific folder.
deleteGroup deleteGroup - Delete a group for which you have owner permissions.
details details Search Method (Public Method)
createGroup createGroup - Create a new group in your Mendeley library.
docInfo docInfo - returns citation info for a specific paper
deleteFolder deleteFolder - Delete a existing folder from your Mendeley library.
getFolderID getFolderID - retrieves Folder ID from folder name
deleteDocument deleteDocument - delete a document from your library.
mendeley_library mendeley_library - Returns a list of all the documents in your library.
getGroupID Get a Group ID from group name
groups query for documents in a given group
mendeley_profile mendeley_profile - Displays your user profile.
groupDocInfo groupDocInfo - Returns metadata for a document in a group.
MendeleyCredentials-class An S4 class that stores Mendeley credentials
groupPeople groupPeople - returns list of group members and their Mendeley user IDs
groupDocs groupDocs - returns a list of documents in a group.
mendeley_auth Function to obtain OAuth tokens from Mendeley to faciliate user specific methods.
leaveGroup The following methods will quit membership from a group
msearch msearch.R Search Method (Public Method)
papers papers.R Stats Method (Public Method)
MendeleyID-class An S4 class that stores MendeleyID
MendeleyGroupID-class An S4 class that stores MendeleyGroupID
name_match name_match
myGroups myGroups - returns a list of Mendeley groups that you belong to.
MendeleyDocumentID-class An S4 class that stores Mendeley credentials
public_groups_details public_groups.details.R Public Group Methods (Public Methods)
MendeleySimpleDocumentID-class An S4 class that stores Mendeley credentials
MendeleyFolderID-class An S4 class that stores MendeleyFolderID
show_years show of titles of the returned papers
pubStats pubStats - returns list of top 20 publication outlets in your library.
public_groups_documents public_groups_documents.R Public Group Methods (Public Methods)
show_titles show of titles of the returned papers
public_groups_overview public_groups_overview.R Public Group Methods (Public Methods)
related related.R a Search Method (Public Method)
public_groups_people public_groups.people.R Public Group Methods (Public Methods)
RMendeley RMendeley - A programmatic interface to the Web Service methods provided by the Mendeley open science
show_authors show of authors on the paper
publications publications.R: A Stats Method (Public Methods)
tagStats tagStats - allows authenticated users to get the most recent tags used in their library
tagged tagged.R Search Method (Public Method)
unfollowGroup The following methods will essentially delete a group from the user's library.
tags tags.R a Stats Method (Public Method)
subset_by_author subset search results by matching author
subcategories Returns a list of Mendeley's subcategories
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