Uses & citations

Htmldate is used at several institutions, included in other software packages and cited in research publications. This page lists projects and publications mentioning the library.

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Notable projects using this software

Institutional users

Various repositories

Citations in papers

To reference this software in a publication please cite the following paper:

JOSS article Zenodo archive
  title = {{htmldate: A Python package to extract publication dates from web pages}},
  author = "Barbaresi, Adrien",
  journal = "Journal of Open Source Software",
  volume = 5,
  number = 51,
  pages = 2439,
  url = {},
  publisher = {The Open Journal},
  year = 2020,

Publications citing Htmldate

  • Grabovoy, A., Bakhteev, O., & Chekhovich, Y. (2021). “The automatic approach for scientific papers dating,” 2021 Ivannikov Ispras Open Conference (ISPRAS), pp. 107-113, IEEE, DOI: 10.1109/ISPRAS53967.2021.00020.

  • Hanley, H. W., Kumar, D., & Durumeric, Z. (2022). “Happenstance: Utilizing Semantic Search to Track Russian State Media Narratives about the Russo-Ukrainian War On Reddit”. arXiv preprint arXiv:2205.14484.

  • Kupi, M. (2021). “Late to the Party? Agile Methods in British and German Government Institutions”, Master’s thesis, Hertie School Berlin.

  • Smits, T., & Ros, R. (2021). “Distant reading 940,000 online circulations of 26 iconic photographs”, New Media & Society, DOI: 10.1177/14614448211049.

  • Stefanovitch, N. (2022). Team TMA at SemEval-2022 Task 8: Lightweight and Language-Agnostic News Similarity Classifier. In Proceedings of the 16th International Workshop on Semantic Evaluation (SemEval-2022) (pp. 1178-1183).

  • Viduka, D., Ličina, B., & Ilić, L. (2021). Choosing the best Python web framework for beginner according to experienced users. In 11th International Conference on Applied Information and Internet Technologies (p. 100-103).


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Software ecosystem

  • Barbaresi, A. (2021). “Trafilatura: A web scraping library and command-line tool for text discovery and extraction”. In Proceedings of the 59th Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics and the 11th International Joint Conference on Natural Language Processing: System Demonstrations (pp. 122-131).

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