Policy Resource

What is the Policy Resource?

The Policy Resource allows access to an institution's policy data.

URLs and Supported Requests

The Policy Resource supports two operations.

List https://ill.sd00.worldcat.org/illpolicies/servicePolicy/{institution ID}/servicePolicyPolicy?servicePolicy={service type}&policyType={policy Type}&updatedMin={updated minimum}&updatedMax={updated maximum} GET
Read https://ill.sd00.worldcat.org/illpolicies/servicePolicy/servicePolicyPolicy/{service policy ID} GET

HTTP Accept Types


Parameter Required Notes
servicePolicy No the service type can be specified by using COPY, LOAN, or COPY_LOAN
policyType No the policy type can be specified using SHARING, DEFLECTION, DEFLECTION_LAST_RESORT, DEFLECTION_DISABLED
updatedMin No
an inclusive timestamp in RFC 3339 Timestamp Format
updatedMax No an exclusive timestamp in RFC 3339 Timestamp Format  

Example URL

To return policy data for an institution that has the ID 117623:

GET https://ill.sd00.worldcat.org/illpolicies/servicePolicy/117623/servicePolicyPolicy

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