The Aleph RESTful API creates a hierarchy of resources that are exportable, and enables client discovery tools to build a suite of interfaces for the library's patrons on top of the Aleph API.
This enables the implementation of a single interface that efficiently handles both the discovery and the fulfillment actions.
For more information - read the Introduction to Aleph RESTful API
The Aleph RESTful APIs can be divided to two main categories:
- Patron related;
- Bib. records related ;