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API with RDF/XML output available

It is now possible to access Open Library book metadata in an RDF/XML format. The access is through the RESTful API.

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New Right-to-Left Capability in Book Reader

Nearly 11,000 Yiddish books (half of all Yiddish books ever published) recently went online through the Internet Archive in cooperation with the National Yiddish Book Center‘s Steven Spielberg Digital Yiddish Library. As part of this project, we’ve upgraded the Internet Archive Book Reader to support the right-to-left page progression of Yiddish books. Here is an […]

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OpenBook WordPress Plugin

The OpenBook WordPress Plugin by John Miedema can be used to easily reference books from inside your WordPress blog and automatically pull covers and book data from Open Library. We’re quite excited to see people using Open Library and building new tools using our public APIs. Here’s an example of using the plugin: This book […]

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