papermonk

Streaming pdf fetcher for academic papers.

npm install papermonk
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papermonk

Use papermonk to extract bibliographic data (including a link to the pdf) from publishers, while also downloading pdfs and journals, including supplementary materials.

install

With npm do:

npm install -g papermonk

Alternatively, install from git:

npm install git://github.com/kanzure/papermonk.git

or from a local git repo:

git clone git@github.com:kanzure/papermonk.git papermonk
cd papermonk/
npm install .

usage

var papermonk = require("papermonk");

var options = {
    pdf: true,
}

papermonk.download("http://httpbin.org/get", options, function(bibliodata, pdfstream) {
    console.log("metadata: " + bibliodata);
});

testing

node tests.js

TODO

  • in-browser tests (probably using browserify)

  • example module

  • example module testing

changelog

license

BSD

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