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How to use an API to edit a user record and change the record type from Public to Staff in 5 easy steps
See also: How to create a user via an API in your institution in 5 easy steps.In the example here we willRetrieve a user with GETEdit the outputUse the edited output as input for a PUT to update the user.ONENote that user with primary identifier "Lynn Crown" is record type publicWe will change that record…

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How to create a user via an API in your institution in 5 easy steps.
This blog will focus on creating a user via an API in your institution.The developer network already discusses how to create a user using an API. See for example Create User.Additionally, the developer network provides a generic sample input file for the Create User API in both XML and JSON format.However, this blog focuses on…

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How to create a bibliographic record based on an existing record in your insitution via an API in 5 easy steps.
This blog will focus on creating a bibliographic record based on an existing bibliographic record¬† your institution.The developer network already discusses how to create a bibliographic record using an API. See for example Create RecordAdditionally, the developer network provides a generic sample input file for the Create Record API in both XML and JSON format…

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How to create an order via an API in your institution in 5 easy steps.
This blog will focus on creating an order via an API in your institution.The developer network already discusses how to create an order using an API. See for example Create PO LineAdditionally, the developer network provides a generic sample input file for the Create PO Line API in both XML and JSON format.However, this blog…

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How to use an API to retrieve an Alma Analytics report in 5 easy steps
Information regarding "How to use an API to retrieve an Alma Analytics report" is available in this blog post, and official doc is available here.It is possible to both retrieve the data of an Alma Analytics report as well as the paths (locations) of Alma Analytics reports.In this blog post we will focus on retrieving…

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How to use the Primo Search API as a guest in the developer network in 5 easy steps
Preliminary Note:For an example of doing a GET API call for Primo search paste this into your browser or REST clienthttps://api-eu.hosted.exlibrisgroup.com/primo/v1/search?vid=API_GUEST_INST%3AAPI_GUEST_INST&tab=LibraryCatalog&scope=MyInstitution&q=creator%2Ccontains%2Celia%20zafrani%2CAND%3Bany%2Ccontains%2Ccloud%20computing&qInclude=facet_tlevel%2Cinclude%2Conline_resources%7C%2C%7Cfacet_rtype%2Cexact%2Cbooks&lang=en&offset=0&limit=10&sort=rank&pcAvailability=true&getMore=0&conVoc=true&inst=API_GUEST_INST&apikey=l7xx2af7939c63424511946e0fcdc35fe22aIntroduction:This blog includes specific instructions of how to fill in the field parameters of the Primo search API as well as tips of where to take them from for your specific case.The Ex Libris Developer…

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