WorldShare License Manager API
Search, Read, and List institution-specific license details from a central database of information and actions related to your library’s licensed resources.
- Status: Production
- Sandbox access: Yes
What you get
The WorldShare License Manager API provides access to data from WorldShare License Manager, simplifying electronic resource management by consolidating the information you need to keep licenses active and to show your users exactly what resources they can access. This API includes access to:
- License information for an institution
- Specific individual licenses
- Search licenses by license name, collection name, or vendor name
- List all licenses for an institution with a given status
Who can use it
Sandbox access to this API is available to anyone. Production access is available for libraries with subscriptions to WorldShare License Manager.
Commercial partnerships are also available.
Authentication & Authorization
API requests also require attribution to a WorldShare user. Details about on user-level authorization are available in the authentication and authorization overview.