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https://api.altmetric.com/version/id/Altmetric ID

Fetches the article corresponding to the given Altmetric article ID. Note that these IDs are unstable over the medium term, you're much better off using a DOI, arXiv ID or PMID if you're able.

Parameters

Parameter Required Accepts Description
Altmetric ID Yes An altmetric article ID

Response object

See the /citations/x call.

Example

To return detailed information about the article with ID 241939:

curl 'https://api.altmetric.com/v1/id/241939'

Or try it now: https://api.altmetric.com/v1/id/241939

Example response

{
   "title":"Climate change will hit genetic diversity",
   "doi":"10.1038/news.2011.490",
   "nlmid":"0410462",
   "tq":[
      "Researchers find that when climate change threatens the existence of species, it threatens genetic diversity, too",
      "Climate change and genetic diversity (NatureNews)",
      "Climate change will hit genetic diversity: Probable loss of 'cryptic' variation a challenge for conservationists.",
      "#Climate change will hit genetic diversity - Nature News #biodiversity #environment"
   ],
   "journal":"Nature News",
   "altmetric_id":241939,
   "cited_by_posts_count":171,
   "cited_by_tweeters_count":162,
   "score":136.8,
   "history":{
      "1d":26.3,
      "2d":73.5,
      "3d":136.8,
      "4d":136.8,
      "5d":136.8,
      "6d":136.8,
      "1w":136.8,
      "1m":136.8,
      "3m":136.8,
      "1y":136.8,
      "at":136.8
   },
   "url":"http://www.nature.com/news/2011/110821/full/news.2011.490.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed:+NatureNewsComment+(Nature+News+%26+Comment)",
   "added_on":1313946657,
   "published_on":1313881200,
   "subjects":[
      "science"
   ],
   "readers":{
      "mendeley":-1
   },
   "images":{
      "small": "http://api.altmetric.com/donut/241939_64x64.png",
      "medium": "http://api.altmetric.com/donut/241939_100x100.png",
      "large": "http://api.altmetric.com/donut/241939_180x180.png"
   },
   details_url: "http://www.altmetric.com/details.php?citation_id=657451"
}