[Updated on Apr. 18] Integration of CiNii Articles into CiNii Research

July 6, 2021

Completion of integration of CiNii Articles into CiNii Research

As announced in "the decision on the schedule for the postponed integration of CiNii Articles into CiNii Research (4/18 10:00)”, we are pleased to inform you that the integration of CiNii Articles into CiNii Research has been completed.

Upon completion of the integration, access to CiNii Articles will be switched to CiNii Research. For more information, please refer to "the integration of CiNii Articles into CiNii Research".


We announce the differences between CiNii Articles and CiNii Research and the integration schedule are as follows. It will be updated as it progresses.

The differences between CiNii Articles and CiNii Research

CiNii Articles Help Heading Status / Schedule at CiNii Research CiNii Articles Help Page CiNii Research Help Page
CiNii Research Additional function
  Easy access to related data by forming links with research data, projects, etc. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cir/manual_outline
  Add KAKEN articles, books and other research products to the data source. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cir/cir_db
  ResourceSync will be implemented as API. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cir/r_resourcesync
  Resource type (academic journal articles, bulletins, etc.) search is possible. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cir/manual_complex_result
  Language type search is possible. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cir/manual_complex_result
  Data source type search is possible. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cir/manual_complex_result
CiNii Articles
Incorporated Databases All of CiNii Articles Incorporated Databases will be taken over. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/cinii_db https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cir/cir_db
User Categories
Usage of Individual ID Individual ID is abolished due to the disappearance of special services for ID. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/service_outline_prsn
Institutional Authentication Provides a unique institutional authentication function of CiNii Research. We are confirming the transition of CiNii Research to institutional authentication with the CiNii Articles authentication institution. The deadline is January 31, 2022. In addition, the institutional authentication of CiNii Research can be used free of charge, as with CiNii Articles. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/service_outline_org https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/service_outline_org
User Guide
Article Search By Keywords It turns to the same specifications as CiNii Books and CiNii Dissertations, and exact phrase search of "complex search" will not be possible. Other functions are maintained. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/manual_keyword https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cir/manual_keyword
Article Search Results In CiNii Research, facets for narrowed search are newly displayed on the left side of the screen. Related authors and Related Journals on the right side of the CiNii Articles screen will not be displayed. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/manual_result https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cir/manual_articles_result
Article Details Page ・References and citations differ from the contents of CiNii Articles because the name identification method is different.
・More external links such as PubMed
https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/manual_bib https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cir/manual_articles_detail
Feedback Page Continued at CiNii Research. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/manual_feedback https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cir/manual_feedback
Author Search By Keywords Scheduled to be released as a person search. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/manual_keyword_auth In preparation
Author Search Results Scheduled to be released as a person search. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/manual_result_auth In preparation
Author Details Page Scheduled to be released as a person search. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/manual_bib_auth In preparation
Full Text Search By Keywords Full-text search is abolished due to stopping data update. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/manual_keyword_full
Full Text Search Results Full-text search is abolished due to stopping data update. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/manual_result_full
Statistical chart display for administrators of Institutional authentication service Provides usage statistics function using Google Articles unique to CiNii Research. Regarding the transition to Institutional authentication of CiNii Research, we will confirm it to the CiNii Articles authentication institution. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/site_stat https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cir/faq/inst_auth_service#t90n1958
Metadata and API
OpenURL Receiving Function for CiNii Articles Provides the OpenURL Receiving Function for CiNii Research. See the help page for detailed specifications. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/api/a_link_receive https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cir/r_link_receive
OpenURL Sending Function for CiNii Articles CiNii Research will provide OpenURL sending function. Details will be announced again. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/api/a_linksetting https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cir/r_linksetting
CiNii Articles OpenSearch for Articles CiNii Research will provide OpenSearch for article. The request will be redirected to OpenSearch for article search in CiNii Research, but the response specifications will be partially changed, so the program will need to be modified. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/api/a_opensearch https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cir/r_opensearch
CiNii Articles OpenSearch for Authors CiNii Research will provide OpenSearch for author search, but it is not expected to be in time for April 2022. The time is undecided. Until CiNii Research provides OpenSearch for author search, the request will be redirected to KAKEN's "Search Researchers" OpenSearch, but the response specifications will be partially changed, so the program will need to be modified. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/api/a_opensearch_auth In preparation
CiNii Articles OpenSearch for Full text OpenSearch for Full text is abolished due to stopping data update. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/api/a_opensearch_full
CiNii Articles RDF for Articles Provides RDF for Articles for CiNii Research. See the help page for detailed specifications. The URL of the request will be redirected to the corresponding CiNii Research RDF, but the response specifications will be partially changed, so the program needs to be modified. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/api/a_rdf https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cir/r_rdf
CiNii Articles RDF for Authors Provides RDF for Authors for CiNii Research. See the help page for detailed specifications. The URL of the request will be redirected to the corresponding CiNii Research RDF, but the response specifications will be partially changed, so the program needs to be modified. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/api/a_rdf_auth https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cir/r_rdf
CiNii Articles JSON-LD for Articles CiNii Research will provide JSON-LD for Articles. Details will be announced again. The URL of the request will be redirected to the corresponding CiNii Research JSON-LD, but the response specifications will be partially changed, so the program needs to be modified. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/api/a_json https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cir/r_json
CiNii Articles JSON-LD for Authors CiNii Research will provide JSON-LD for Authors. Details will be announced again. The URL of the request will be redirected to the corresponding CiNii Research JSON-LD, but the response specifications will be partially changed, so the program needs to be modified. https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cia/api/a_json_auth https://support.nii.ac.jp/en/cir/r_json
Others
URL of Article Details Page of CiNii Articles In order to prevent broken links, the URL of Article Details Page of CiNii Articles will be redirected to the URL of the corresponding Article Details of CiNii Research. https://support.nii.ac.jp/ja/cir/faq/access_to_cia#t112n1836
URL of Author Details Page of CiNii Articles In order to prevent broken links, the URL of Author Details Page of CiNii Articles will be redirected to the URL of the corresponding Person Details of CiNii Research. https://support.nii.ac.jp/ja/cir/faq/access_to_cia#t112n1836

Schedule for integration of CiNii Articles into CiNii Research

  2021 2022
Release project at CiNii Research Apr. May Jun. Jul. Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec. Jan. Feb. Mar. Apr.
API release(OpenSearch、 JSON-LD、ResourceSync)             Release on Oct. 4            
Export/show Function             Release on Oct. 4            
Addition of articles data source                         Release on Mar. 28
Person search                         Postponement
Respond to "Report a problem"                         Release on Mar. 28
Redirection of Article Details Page and Author Details Page of CiNii Articles                         Release on Apr. 18
Institutional Authentication (IP address, Shibboleth, OpenURL Sending, OPAC link, Usage statistics)         Confirmation of transition to CiNii Research Institutional Authentication   Transition work Release on Mar. 11

【Update History】
April 18 2022【Updated】(Updated contents of Integration of CiNii Articles into CiNii Research)
April 8 2022【Updated】(Updated contents of Completed recording of all data for the Japanese Periodicals Index to CiNii Research)
April 1 2022【Updated】(Updated contents of Postponement of integration of CiNii Articles into CiNii Research and The decision on the schedule for the postponed integration of CiNii Articles into CiNii Research (4/18 10:00) )
March 29 2022【Updated】(Updated contents of Postponement of integration of CiNii Articles into CiNii Research)
March 28 2022【Updated】(Updated contents of the data sources addition, etc. of CiNii Researchh)
March 11 2022【Updated】(Updated contents of the release of the institutional authentication function of CiNii Research)
February 17 2022【Updated】(Updated contents of The postponement of "person search" release)
January 6 2022【Updated】(Updated contents of Confirmation of continued use of institutional authentication and Redirecting of CiNii Articles OpenSearch request)
October 4 2021【Updated】(Updated contents of CiNii Research's OpenSearch, JSON-LD, ResourceSync, and export/show function)
July 12, 2021【Updated】(Added "Differences between CiNii Articles and CiNii Research" "Schedule for integration of CiNii Articles into CiNii Research")
July 6, 2021【Created】