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Google Books API

Use the Google Book Search Data API to get and modify Book Search content via feeds. Submit full-text searches for books and get book information, ratings, and reviews. Optionally get individual users' library collections and public reviews. Submit authenticated requests to create and modify library collections, ratings, labels, reviews, and more.

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Google Books: Highlights

Summary
Book search services
Category
Reference
Tags
Protocols
REST, JavaScript
Data Formats
JSON
API home
https://developers.google.com/books/docs/v1/u ... 
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116 APIs by Google

Google Books: Specifications

Functionality

Client Install Required
No  
Service Endpoint
https://www.googleapis.com/books/v1

Signup and Licensing

Signup Requirements
Account with service, API Key  
Developer Key Required
Yes  
Account Required
Yes  
Commercial Licensing
 
Provider
google.com  
Company
Google  
Non-Commercial Lic.
 
Data Licensing
 
Usage Fees
None  
Program Fees
 
Certification Program
 
Usage Limits
None specified 
Terms of Service
https://code.google.com/apis/books/terms.html 

Security

Authentication Model
API Key, OAuth 
SSL Support
Yes 
Read-only Without Login
Yes 

Support

Vendor API Kits
Java, PHP, Python, Ruby, .NET 
Community API Kits
 
API Blog
 
Site Blog
booksearch.blogspot.com/ 
API Forum
www.google.com/support/forum/p/booksearch-apis?hl=... 
Developer Support
 
Console URL
 

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