The FAD API

While we expect a lot of humans to stop by the FAD website, we are also very friendly towards computers and have set up an application programming interface (API) so they may download a bunch of data. Here is the overview of the API and we are working on additional documentation.

Citations

Endpoint Notes Example(s)
/citations No XML/JSON output due to filesize  
/citations/view/[id]/[format] Citation using id
[format]: [HTML], XML, JSON
/citations/view/7112
/citations/view/7112/XML
/citations/view/[fadid] Citation using FADID
[format]: [HTML], XML, JSON
/citations/view/JALY2007V0427P00073
/citations/view/ANCH1994V0066P00660/JSON
/citations/search/[field]/[term]/[sfield]/[sdir]/[format] Citation search using fielded term
[field|sfield]: title, authors, journals,
analytes, matrices, techniques, keywords
[sdir]: asc, desc
[format]: [HTML], XML, JSON
/citations/search/title/coastal
/citations/search/title/coastal/title/asc/XML

Journals

Endpoint Notes Example
/journals/index/[format] List of journals
[format]: (HTML), XML, JSON
/journals
/journals/index/JSON
/journals/view/[id]/[format] Journal using id /journals/view/776
/journals/view/[name]/[format] Journal using name /journals/view/talanta

Analytes

Endpoint Notes Example(s)
/analytes/index/[format] List of analytes
[format]: (HTML), XML, JSON
/analytes
/analytes/index/XML
/analytes/view/[id]/[format] Analyte using id
[format]: (HTML), XML, JSON
/analytes/view/11
/analytes/view/23/JSON
/analytes/view/[comp]/[format] Analyte via compound identifer and technique code
[comp]: name, cas#, inchi, inchikey, smiles
[format]: (HTML), XML, JSON
/analytes/view/phosphate
/analytes/view/benzoylacetone/JSON