Author: Scott Chamberlain
pubchunks is a package grown out of the fulltext package.
provides a single interface to many sources of full text scholarly articles. As
part of the user flow in
fulltext there is an extraction step where
pulls parts of articles out of XML format article files.
As part of making
fulltext more maintainable and focused on simply fetching articles,
and realizing that pulling out bits of structured XML files is a more general problem,
we broke out
pubchunks into a separate package.
Read the full post here: https://ropensci.org/technotes/2018/10/16/pubchunks/