Google Scholar API

Google Scholar API allows you to scrape the results from a Google Scholar search query.

Engine: google_scholar

API Parameters
General Parameters
engine
Required

The engine of the API. Needs to be set to google_scholar for this request.

Request Parameters
api_key
Required

Your API Key

Search Query
q
Required

The terms that you are searching for (the query).

Advanced Google Scholar Parameters
cites
Optional

Parameter defines unique ID for an article to trigger Cited By searches.

as_ylo
Optional

The parameter defines the year from when you want the results to be included.

as_yhi
Optional

The parameter defines the year until which you want the results to be included.

scisbd
Optional

Represents if it should include only abstract results (set on 1) or all the results (set on 0)

Advanced Filters
as_vis
Optional

Represents if you would like to include citations or not. Set it to 1 to exclude citations or 0 otherwise.

safe
Optional

This parameter allows you to filter or not the adult content. It can take the values active and off.

Localization
lr
Optional

One or multiple languages to limit your search to. Values are fromatted as lang_{2 letter code of the country} You can find all the available languages here

hl
Optional

The language you want to use for your google search. List of supported languages

Pagination
start
Optional

The offset of the google search results. Represents the number of results that you want to skip.

num
Optional

The number of results returned on each page.

Google Scholar API examples

Example for q:"python"

Google Scholar API example
GET external-link
https://serpapi.webscrapingapi.com/v1?api_key=YOUR_API_KEY}&engine=google_scholar&q=python
Code to integrate
external-link
Response Example external-link
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    "engine": "google_scholar",
    "google_domain": "scholar.google.com",
    "device": "desktop",
    "query": "python"
  },
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    "organic_results_state": "Results for exact spelling",
    "total_results": 1440000,
    "time_taken_displayed": 0.03,
    "query_displayed": "python"
  },
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      "title": "Python tutorial",
      "link": "http://lib.21h.io/library/G7B3RFY7/download/GBMFTU3C/Python_3.8.3_Docs_.pdf",
      "result_id": "mPZrr4kzeywJ",
      "snippet": "Python applications will often use packages and modules that don't come as part of the standard library. Applications will sometimes need a specific version of a library, because the application may require that a particular bug has been fixed or the application may be …",
      "publication_info": {
        "summary": "G Van Rossum, FL Drake Jr - 1995 - lib.21h.io"
      },
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      "title": "Programming python",
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      "snippet": "Programming Pythonfocuses on advanced uses of the Python programming/scripting language, which has evolved from an emerging language of interest primarily to pioneers, to a widely accepted tool that traditional programmers use for real day-to-day development …",
      "publication_info": {
        "summary": "M Lutz - 2001 - books.google.com"
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      "link": "https://www.jmlr.org/papers/volume13/desmedt12a/desmedt12a.pdf",
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      "snippet": "Pattern is a package for Python 2.4+ with functionality for web mining (Google+ Twitter+ Wikipedia, web spider, HTML DOM parser), natural language processing (tagger/chunker, n- gram search, sentiment analysis, WordNet), machine learning (vector space model, k-means …",
      "publication_info": {
        "summary": "T De Smedt, W Daelemans - The Journal of Machine Learning Research, 2012 - jmlr.org",
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