A clean Git-like command line interface ruby gem wrapper around the API to create a csv

NOTE: This is currently only available for Pro Accounts.


Add this line to your application's Gemfile:

gem 'papercallio'

And then execute:

$ bundle

Or install it yourself as:

$ gem install papercallio

Papercall API access required

papercallio requires API access to download data. API access is a paid feature, papercallio will not work with the free papercall plan.

To obtain your API token, go to the papercall website, click the events tab, choose your event, then choose the "Organizers" link on the right hand side. On the list of organizers for your event your API token will be listed under your name.

If you select "API Documentation" instead you should end up on a page like (replace event id with your id) that will show you the resultant json response for your event.[event id]/apidocs

Once you have your API key export it in your shell

export PAPERCALL_API_TOKEN=abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz1234567890


papercallio help
papercallio help submissions
export PAPERCALL_API_TOKEN=abcdefghijklmnopqrstuvwxyz1234567890
papercallio submissions

Add flags to the command as defined in the help file.


bundle install
bundle exec bin/papercallio help
bundle exec bin/papercallio help submissions
bundle exec bin/papercallio submissions


After checking out the repo, run bin/setup to install dependencies. Then, run rake spec to run the tests. You can also run bin/console for an interactive prompt that will allow you to experiment.

To install this gem onto your local machine, run bundle exec rake install. To release a new version, update the version number in version.rb, and then run bundle exec rake release, which will create a git tag for the version, push git commits and tags, and push the .gem file to


Bug reports and pull requests are welcome on GitHub at This project is intended to be a safe, welcoming space for collaboration, and contributors are expected to adhere to the Contributor Covenant code of conduct.