Single purpose API
Of the many APIs we published this week, eighteen were highlighted on the blog by our team of writers. In this post, we’ll shine a spotlight on those eighteen, which included the CIPF RENATO API.
Stanford University's Highwire Press API is SOAP-based and uses a SUSHI protocol to issue COUNTER (Counting Online Usage of NeTworked Electronic Resources) reports. The API aims to help its partner groups, of librarians, researchers and publishers in the scholarly community publish, manage content, communicate and network more easily. Hosting over 1700 journals, books and other publications, HighWire provides a publishing platform that earned it recognition in EContent magazine as one of the top 100 companies in the digital content industry.
||The Issuu oEmbed API integrates embedding features via URL. HTTPS GET requests are available with url, iframe, maxwidth, maxheight, and format as parameters. JSON and XML responses are displayed as...||Publishing||11.21.2016|
||The ARSnova API integrates learning management systems in an open source environment. HTTPS callbacks can be performed with SSL web socket encryption. JSON formats are available under OAuth2...||Education||11.19.2016|
Amazon Alexa Flash Briefing Skill
||A Flash Briefing offers sneak previews to news, jokes, lists, audio, and other types of content that are channeled according to the topic selections and frequency preferences of recipients. A user...||Content||10.27.2016|
||The W3C Micropub API is an open standard for creating, updating, and deleting posts on the user's domain via third-party clients. This API can be used by both web and mobile applications to post...||Publishing||10.18.2016|