The The New York Public Library Digital Collections Python SDK by Nick Mohoric can access the API with its respective search, capture, mod, and uuid methods. Tests available at https://github.com/nmohoric/nypl-digital-collections/blob/master/tests/tests.py
It's always exciting to see those outside the web industry using an API to improve their sites. NY Times First Look blog has a great example of what Dallas Public Library has done with the Best Sellers API.
Information professionals who work in higher education institutions encounter a number of problems while managing data and addressing the needs of those who use their electronic libraries. This tutorial shows you how tools available via the Intellexer API can help address those challenges.