Get lists of topics

You can get lists of topics:
Which returns a response like this:
{
"meta": {
"count": 4516,
"db_response_time_ms": 10,
"page": 1,
"per_page": 25,
"groups_count": null
},
"results": [
{
"id": "https://openalex.org/T11475",
"display_name": "Territorial Governance and Environmental Participation",
// more fields (removed to save space)
},
{
"id": "https://openalex.org/T13445",
"display_name": "American Political Thought and History",
// more fields (removed to save space)
},
// more results (removed to save space)
],
"group_by": []
}

Page and sort topics

By default we return 25 results per page. You can change this default and page through topics with the per-page and page parameters:
You also can sort results with the sort parameter:
Continue on to learn how you can filter and search lists of topics.

Sample topics

You can use sample to get a random batch of topics. Read more about sampling and how to add a seed value here.

Select fields

You can use select to limit the fields that are returned in a list of topics. More details are here.