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datacite 0.3.0

Python API wrapper for the DataCite Metadata Store API.

Package Documentation


Python API wrapper for the DataCite Metadata Store API and DataCite XML generation.


The datacite package is on PyPI so all you need is:

pip install datacite


Documentation is readable at or can be built using Sphinx:

pip install datacite[docs]
python build_sphinx


Running the test suite is as simple as:

pip install -e .[all]


Version v0.3.0 (released 2016-11-18):

  • Adds full support for DataCite Metadata Schema v4.0 XML generation.
  • Adds the message from the server in the error exceptions.

Version v0.2.2 (released 2016-09-23):

  • Fixes issue with generated order of nameIdentifier and affiliation tags.

Version v0.2.1 (released 2016-03-29):

  • Fixes issue with JSON schemas not being included when installing from PyPI.

Version v0.2.0 (released 2016-03-21):

  • Adds DataCite XML generation support.

Version 0.1 (released 2015-02-25):

  • Initial public release.
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