Introduction to various Application Programming Interfaces (API) available for dynamic query of our services.
From the OAI-PMH home page:
The Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH) is a low-barrier mechanism for repository interoperability. Data Providers are repositories that expose structured metadata via OAI-PMH. Service Providers then make OAI-PMH service requests to harvest that metadata. OAI-PMH is a set of six verbs or services that are invoked within HTTP.
For more information see https://www.openarchives.org/pmh/.
From the OpenSearch Wikipedia entry:
OpenSearch is a collection of technologies that allow publishing of search results in a format suitable for syndication and aggregation. It is a way for websites and search engines to publish search results in a standard and accessible format.
For more information see the OpenSearch specification.