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Library APIs and Developer Sites

MINRVA 

http://minrvaproject.org/services.php

Available Library Study Rooms

Parameters: month, day, hour

http://dunatis.grainger.uiuc.edu:8080/Rooms/rest/rooms/bookable_now_json?month=10&day=7&hour=1

http://dunatis.grainger.uiuc.edu:8080/Rooms/rest/rooms/bookable_now_json2?month=10&day=7&hour=2&time=1:00%20pm

Extensible Catalog

http://www.extensiblecatalog.org

Get Bib Record Web Service

http://dli.grainger.uiuc.edu/GetMARC/Index.htm?aspxerrorpath=/GetMARC/eurl.axd/24fd205701a6594a946c260c20a80bc1


Other APIs and Developer Sites

Engineering Lab Computer Availability (EWs Labs)

https://my.engr.illinois.edu/labtrack/util_data_json.asp?callback=?

Facebook Developers

http://developers.facebook.com/docs/reference/api/

goodreads API - API Key required

http://www.goodreads.com/api

Google Books API

https://developers.google.com/books/

Google Maps API

https://developers.google.com/maps/

HathiTrust Data API

http://www.hathitrust.org/data_api 

HathiTrust Data API documentation: http://www.hathitrust.org/documents/hathitrust-data-api.pdf

MTD Developer Resources - API Key required

http://developer.cumtd.com

Open Library RESTful API

http://openlibrary.org/dev/docs/restful_api

The New York Times Developer Network - API Keys required

API Documentation and tools.  Registration is require to receive API keys.  There are several APIs (Best Sellers, Real Estate, Congress, etc.) and each requires its own key.  Step one: go to the overview page and register (upper right corner), Step two: go to the Keys page and request the keys you want.

Twitter Developers

https://dev.twitter.com

WorldCat Search API

http://www.worldcat.org/affiliate/tools?atype=wcapi


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