WorldCat Identities can be interacted with in two fashions:
Identity pages can be linked to directly via two methods:
In addition, the Identities database can be searched Identities in three ways:
Responses from the Identities web services take four forms
Identities uses Content Negotiation to facilitate access to responses in different formats.
Therefore different the Accept/Header retrieve content in different formats. Below is a table of the Accept Headers recognized by Identities, the format of the corresponding response and the corresponding URL for accessing the data without using Accept/Headers.
|Accept Header||Response Format||URL|
Searches done via SRU use an httpAccept parameter to allow this to be set via the URL rather than an Accept Header
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