API key settings

An API key by default has specific APIs and quotas enabled as shown in the tables below. Please note that quotas are reset every 7 days. If you have any questions or would like to gain access to a specific API please contact us.


Generic APIs

# API Name Enabled or Disabled Non-subscriber Subscriber Quota
1 Authentication Enabled No restrictions No restrictions N/A

Scopus APIs

# API Name Enabled or Disabled Non-subscriber Subscriber Quota
1 Serial Title Enabled STANDARD, COVERIMAGE views / Default 25 results / Max 200 results STANDARD, COVERIMAGE, ENHANCED Default 25 results / Max 200 results 20,000
2 Citations Count Metadata Disabled STANDARD view / Default 25 results / Max 200 results STANDARD view / Default 25 results / Max 200 results 50,000
3 Citations Overview Disabled STANDARD view / Default 25 results / Max 200 results STANDARD view / Default 25 results / Max 200 results 20,000
4 Subject Classifications Enabled No restrictions No restrictions N/A
5 Abstract Retrieval Enabled META view All views, default FULL view 10,000
6 Affiliation Retrieval Enabled N/A All views, default STANDARD view 5,000
7 Author Retrieval Enabled N/A All views / Max 25 results 5,000
8 Affiliation Search Enabled N/A Default 25 results / Max 200 results 5,000
9 Author Search Enabled N/A Default 25 results / Max 200 results 5,000
10 Scopus Search Enabled STANDARD view / Default 25 results STANDARD view / Max 200 results
COMPLETE view / Max 25 results
COMPONENT view / Max 25 results
20,000
11 Author Feedback Disabled N/A N/A N/A

ScienceDirect APIs

#   API Name Enabled or Disabled Non-subscriber Subscriber Quota
1 Serial Title Enabled STANDARD, COVERIMAGE views / Default 25 results / Max 200 results STANDARD, COVERIMAGE, ENHANCED Default 25 results / Max 200 results 20,000
2 Nonserial Title Enabled STANDARD, COVERIMAGE views / Default 25 results / Max 200 results STANDARD, COVERIMAGE views / Default 25 results / Max 200 results 20,000
3 Subject Classifications Enabled No restrictions No restrictions N/A
4 Article Retrieval Enabled META, META_ABS view, OpenAccess Articles All Subscribed, OpenAccess and Complimentary Articles 50,000
Unlimited for Text Mining API keys
5 Article Entitlement Disabled N/A N/A N/A
6 Article Recommendation Disabled Default 25 results / Max 100 results Default 25 results / Max 100 results N/A
7 Object Retrieval Enabled META view / Thumbnails only META view / All attachments N/A
8 Enhancement Fragment Retrieval Disabled N/A FULL view N/A
9 Object Search Disabled Default 25 results / Max 200 results Default 25 results / Max 200 results N/A
10 ScienceDirect Search Enabled STANDARD view / Default 25 results STANDARD view / Max 200 results
COMPLETE view / Max 200 results
20,000
11 ScienceDirect Holdings Report Disabled N/A N/A N/A

Embase APIs

# API Name Enabled or Disabled Non-subscriber Subscriber Quota
1 Embase Search Disabled N/A Default 25 results N/A
2 Embase Retrieval Disabled N/A 1 document per request N/A

Engineering Village APIs

# API Name Enabled or Disabled Non-subscriber Subscriber Quota
1 Engineering Village Search Disabled N/A Default 25 results N/A
2 Engineering Village Retrieval Disabled N/A 1 document per request N/A

SciVal API

# API Name Enabled or Disabled Non-subscriber Subscriber Quota
1 SciVal Metrics Enabled N/A Metrics for up to
20 entities
500