QuestionPoint Knowledge Base API

Developer-level access to QuestionPoint knowledge base Question and Answer (Q&A) pairs that QuestionPoint libraries saved for future re-use, for FAQ pages, for patron searches. The QuestionPoint global knowledge base is a collection of Q&A pairs contributed by nearly 500 libraries worldwide. Local knowledge bases are built and maintained by single libraries or regional library groups and usually contain information more specific to that group.

  • Status: Production
  • Sandbox access: No

What you get

The API provides question-and-answer pairs and their accompanying metadata:

  • Keywords
  • Submission date
  • Answer date
  • Last updated
  • Library originating the question
  • Library providing the answer

Who can use it

QuestionPoint is available to anyone for non-commercial use.

Authentication & Authorization

This API does not require authentication.

 

We are a worldwide library cooperative, owned, governed and sustained by members since 1967. Our public purpose is a statement of commitment to each other—that we will work together to improve access to the information held in libraries around the globe, and find ways to reduce costs for libraries through collaboration. Learn more »