African Journal of
Biotechnology

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Biotechnol.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1684-5315
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJB
  • Start Year: 2002
  • Published Articles: 12209

AJB - Metadata Harvesting

The African Journal of Biotechnology encourages metadata harvesting of all its content. The journal fully supports the Open Archives Initiative. 
 
The following links/URLs can be used to harvest data using the OAI-PMH mechanism giving a variety of results.
To retrieve information about Academic Journals repository, use the following URL http://www.academicjournals.org/oai-pmh/handler?verb=Identify
 
To retrieve the set structure of Academic Journals repository, use the following URL http://www.academicjournals.org/oai-pmh/handler?verb=ListSets
 
To retrieve the metadata formats available from Academic Journals repository, use the following URL http://www.academicjournals.org/oai-pmh/handler?verb=ListMetadataFormats
 
To harvest records from the African Journal of Biotechnology, use the following URL http://www.academicjournals.org/oai-pmh/handler?verb=ListRecords&metadataPrefix=oai_dc&set=ajb
 
To harvest records from the African Journal of Biotechnology until a specific date, use the following URL http://www.academicjournals.org/oai-pmh/handler?verb=ListRecords&metadataPrefix=oai_dc&set=ajb&until=2010-01-01
 
To harvest records from the African Journal of Biotechnology using a specific date range, use the following URL http://www.academicjournals.org/oai-pmh/handler?verb=ListRecords&metadataPrefix=oai_dc&set=ajb&from=2007-01-01&until=2010-01-01
 
To retrieve an individual metadata, use the following URL http://www.academicjournals.org/oai-pmh/handler?
 
To retrieve an abbreviated form of List Records, retrieving only headers rather than records for specific volume in journal, use the following URL http://www.academicjournals.org/oai-pmh/handler?verb=ListIdentifiers&metadataPrefix=oai_dc&set=AJB:2007