Welcome to fatcat!

Current Status: Prototype
  • No authentication or accounts
  • Any edits will be lost
  • Most creation/edit forms don't work
  • Any data was bulk-imported, and may not be up to date
  • Search results are from Crossref, not local API/database

This is versioned, user-editable catalog of research publications: journal articles, conference proceedings, pre-prints, etc. Features include archival file-level metadata (verified digests and long-term copies, in addition to URLs), a documented API, and work/release indexing (aka, linking together of pre-prints and final copies). Read more...

Entity Examples Lookup
Release
journal article, pre-print, book
published version of a Work
Dummy
Realistic
Container
journal or serial
Dummy
Realistic
Creator
authors, editors, translators
Dummy
Realistic
File
specific digital blobs (immutable)
Dummy
Realistic
Work
for grouping Releases
Dummy
Realistic