CiNii Articles - Metadata and API - CiNii Articles RDF for Authors

 

CiNii Articles RDF for Authors Information Format Specification

When you access to the following URI, you can obtain the data with RDF/XML format.
http://ci.nii.ac.jp/nrid/<Author ID>.rdf(例:http://ci.nii.ac.jp/nrid/1000030413925.rdf

Content Negotiation is also acceptable. Even if RDF URI is not be specified, RDF will respond by recognition from HTTP header. In the Author Details Page of CiNii Articles(For example: http://ci.nii.ac.jp/nrid/1000030413925), specification of "application/rdf+xml" in Accept field of HTTP request header has much priority than any other specifications, it will induce automatically to RDF URI.

"Access-Control-Allow-Origin*" is required on http header for response, and it is available to use asynchronous communication between cross domains.

 

Format Specification

No. Tag name Required Content Remarks
First level Second level Third Level Attribute
1 xml       Required Declare as XML document <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?>
2 rdf:RDF       Required Document route element <rdf:RDF
xmlns:rdf="http://www.w3.org/1999/02/22-rdf-syntax-ns#"
xmlns:rdfs="http://www.w3.org/2000/01/rdf-schema#"
xmlns:dc="http://purl.org/dc/elements/1.1/"
xmlns:foaf="http://xmlns.com/foaf/0.1/"
3   foaf:Person         <foaf:Person rdf:about="http://ci.nii.ac.jp/nrid/1234567890123#me">
4       rdf:about   URI of Author "#me" is added to URI in Author Details Page
"@id":"http://ci.nii.ac.jp/nrid/1234567890123#me",
5     foaf:isPrimaryTopicOf rdf:resource   URI of Author RDF <foaf:isPrimaryTopicOf rdf:resource="http://ci.nii.ac.jp/nrid/1234567890123.rdf"/>
6     foaf:name     Author name:Japanese  
7     foaf:name     Author name:English  
8       xml:lang   Language of Author name xml:lang="en"
9     foaf:interest     Description of Research field name:Japanese Repeated if there are multiple items
Example:
<foaf:interest rdf:resource="http://ci.nii.ac.jp/keyword/セマンティックウェブ dc:title="セマンティックウェブ"/>
<foaf:interest rdf:resource="http://ci.nii.ac.jp/keyword/メタデータ dc:title="メタデータ"/>
10       rdf:resource   URL of Research field name:Japanese URL for research field search. If there is a space in character strings of keywords, it will be replaced "+".
11       dc:title   Research field name:Japanese  
12     foaf:interest     Description of Research field name:English Repeated if there are multiple items
Example:
<foaf:interest rdf:resource="http://ci.nii.ac.jp/keyword/semantic_web" dc:title="semantic_web"/>
<foaf:interest rdf:resource="http://ci.nii.ac.jp/keyword/metadata" dc:title="metadata"/>
13       rdf:resource   URL of Research field name:English URL for research field search. If there is a space in character strings of keywords, it will be replaced "+".
14       dc:title   Research field name:English  
15     rdfs:seeAlso     Description of External links Repeated if there are multiple items
Example:
<rdf:seeAlso rdf:resource="http://rns.nii.ac.jp/?query=%E5%9B%BD%E6%83%85+%E5%A4%AA%E9%83%8E" dc:title="研究者リゾルバ―"/>
16       rdf:resource   URL of External links  
17       dc:title   Name of other website  
18   foaf:Organization       Description of Author's Affiliation Example:
<rdf:about="http://ci.nii.ac.jp/org/
%E5%9B%BD%E7%AB%8B%E6%83%85%E5%A0%B1
%E5%AD%A6%E7%A0%94%E7%A9%B6%E6%89%80">
19       rdf:about   URL of Author's Affiliation URL for Author's Affiliation search.
20     foaf:name     Affiliation name:Japanese  
21     foaf:name     Affiliation name:English xml:lang="en"
22       xml:lang   Language of Affiliation name xml:lang="en"
23     foaf:member rdf:resource   URI of Author Description of relation between organization of author and author. "#me" is added to URI in Author Details Page.
<foaf:member rdf:resource="http://ci.nii.ac.jp/nrid/1234567890123#me">
 

Revision History

You can check revision history of CiNii Articles JSON-LD API for Articles later April, 2013.

October 29, 2013

  • It has been available to use asynchronous communication between cross domains.