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National Library of Medicine DIRLINE API

DIRLINE (Directory of Information Resources Online) is the National Library of Medicine's online database containing location and descriptive information about a wide variety of information resources including organizations, research resources, projects, and databases concerned with health and biomedicine. The DIRLINE API allows users to search the DIRLINE database with keywords. Using this API, software developers can integrate DIRLINE data into their own applications. This service uses RESTful calls and returns search results with both brief and full records in XML Format.

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National Library of Medicine DIRLINE: Highlights

Medical information resource database
Data Formats
API home
http://dirline.nlm.nih.gov/dirlineapi/DIRLINE ... 

National Library of Medicine DIRLINE: Specifications


Client Install Required
Service Endpoint
http://dirgate.nlm.nih.gov/cgi-bin/sis/search ...

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Developer Key Required
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