Building a query:
The purpose of the Settings service is to provide developers with the ability to retrieve information about a specific institution within the WorldCat Knowledge Base.
The basic URL structure of the service is the following:
Please note: As with most OCLC APIs, this service requires the use of a WSKey, which has been removed from the examples below.
|http://worldcat.org/webservices/kb/rest/settings/105357||Returns institution information about institution 105357.|
These are the standard Open Platform Data Protocol query options available through the WorldCat Knowledge Base API (all of them are optional):
Alternate representation type. Alternative means of setting the representation type instead of the Accept header. Supported values include
Default value is xml
The client key for accessing this service
This field must be supplied if the user is authorized to multiple institutions, otherwise the value should be obtained by authorization
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