Other Resources

This page lists other online resources and tools useful to get started with the Dimensions Search Language.

Dimensions API Lab

The Dimensions API Lab (website | source code ) is a GitHub repository contains code samples and reusable Jupyter notebooks for scholarly data analytics using the Dimensions API.

Figshare portal

The Dimensions Figshare portal includes presentations, white papers and use cases describing the API and more generally the Dimensions database.

Dimcli Python Library

Dimcli is an open source Python library that makes it easier to authenticate, query and analyse the JSON data returned from the Dimensions API. It can be used either as a command line interface (CLI) or a module within Python scripts, Jupyter Notebooks or Google Colab.

Sidewall Python Library

The Sidewall library is a Python package providing object classes for Dimensions entities, fetches data incrementally, caches results, copes with rate limits, and more, to make working with Dimensions in Python more natural.


Have you developed open software using the Dimensions API? We’d love to know about it, so please let us know by emailing supportapi@dimensions.ai