Article URLs and File Formats

What is a Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

All articles published by Frontiers are assigned Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs) which are registered with the CrossRef system and provide a stable URL for reference.

This enables you to find the URL of every resource using the DOI by using this pattern: http://dx.doi.org/<DOI>

This URL will always redirect to the current article URLs.

Frontiers Article URLs

 

All frontiers articles can be accessed by a URL that contains the DOI.
The URL pattern is

http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/<DOI>

Example: http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fspas.2014.00003

 

 Formats

Articles are available in the following formats

HTML

PDF

XML (NLM)

XML (JATS)

EPUB

To access a specific format of an article you can use the same pattern as above and append the format at the end or the URL using the following pattern.

http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/<DOI>/pdf

http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/<DOI>/xml (NLM format)

http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/<DOI>/xml/nlm

http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/<DOI>/xml/jats

http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/<DOI>/epub

 

RSS

All new articles published by Frontiers are announced in one of the journal-specific rss feeds.

 

You can find a list of RSS feeds here http://home.frontiersin.org/about/journals-a-z

 

FTP Access

 

All frontiers articles are available also as bulk downloads in XML (NLM) and PDF format.

Please write to support@frontiersin.org to receive FTP access.