What is the Altmetric Details Page API?
The Altmetric Details Page API is the API that powers the Altmetric details pages and the Altmetric badges. The Details Page API allows users to see the information from the Details Pages and the badges in a machine readable way. The Altmetric Details Page API has two tiers: Counts Only and Full Access.
Who can use the Altmetric Details Page API?
The Altmetric Details Page API is available free of charge for scientometric researchers based within universities, for more information about access please visit our Researcher Data Access page.
For any other uses or projects using the Altmetric Details Page API please contact us.
Counts Only or Full Access
Altmetric offers two types of access for the Details Page APIs:
The Counts Only provides information about individual research outputs. More information can be found here. This can also be accessed with a key for unlimited rates.
The Full Access includes the 'fetch' call that allows users to view detailed information about research outputs such as mentions, mentions URLs, twitter data etc. You can learn more about this API here.