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    Overview

    The Service Reference describes the HoldingsIQ, ResourceIQ and LinkIQ service endpoints in detail. The parameters and response schema are described for each endpoint. Code samples for each resource are also provided. The code samples are provided in four different languages to make it easy to start from a working example.

    Choose a service from the left hand menu to get started with a reference.

    Authentication

    HoldingsIQ Service
    You will need an API key and an EBSCO customer ID in order to access the HoldingsIQ service. To authenticate to HoldingsIQ, you need to pass the API key in an HTTP header. The EBSCO customer ID also needs to be passed as a path parameter with every HoldingsIQ request.

    ResourceIQ Service
    You will need access to HoldingsIQ, an API key and an EBSCO customer ID in order to access the ResourceIQ service. To authenticate to ResourceIQ, you need to pass the API key in an HTTP header. The EBSCO customer ID also needs to be passed as a path parameter with every ResourceIQ request.

    LinkIQ Service
    You will need a valid customer profile in order to access the LinkIQ service. In order to authenticate to the LinkIQ service, you need to pass the customer profile as a path parameter with every request.

    Contact information

    Contact : the EBSCO API Team
    Contact Email : support@ebsco.com

    License information

    License : Copyright EBSCO

    URI Scheme

    Sandbox Environment : sandbox.ebsco.io
    Production Environment : api.ebsco.io
    BasePaths : /rm/rmaccounts or /ftf/ftfaccount
    Scheme : HTTPS