edX Online Course Data Extractor

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Effortlessly scrape thousands of online courses from edX. Extract titles, images, details, owners, and all other course details. Customize your search with filters like language and more for precise results.

edX Online Course Data Extractor

To run the code examples, you need to have an Apify account. Replace <YOUR_API_TOKEN> in the code with your API token. For a more detailed explanation, please read about running Actors via the API in Apify Docs.

import { ApifyClient } from 'apify-client';

// Initialize the ApifyClient with API token
const client = new ApifyClient({
    token: '<YOUR_API_TOKEN>',

// Prepare Actor input
const input = {
    "maxItems": 10,
    "proxy": {
        "useApifyProxy": true

(async () => {
    // Run the Actor and wait for it to finish
    const run = await client.actor("epctex/edx-scraper").call(input);

    // Fetch and print Actor results from the run's dataset (if any)
    console.log('Results from dataset');
    const { items } = await client.dataset(run.defaultDatasetId).listItems();
    items.forEach((item) => {