The purpose of the WMS Vendor Information Center API is to allow institutions to view vendor information.
There is one URL endpoint in regard to these services and they are constructed in the following manner:
where [institution_id] is the institution's WorldCat Registry ID.
Additionally, all requests to the API require that the principalID and principalIDNS parameters be included with the URI. ex:
This is necessary to identify the user who executes the request. It is also omitted in the examples for better readability.
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