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Sample Code & Libraries

Sample Code & Libraries

Why reinvent the wheel? Check out the following sample code and libraries for development using the DPLA API. Share your sample code, libraries, and wrappers by emailing us at apps@dp.la.

DPyLA

Developed by Chad Nelson, this is a Python client that serves as a wrapper around the DPLA API, making it easier to interact with.

rest_easy

Developed by Tom Kerr, rest_easy is an experimental Python module with the goal of a shared syntax for querying RESTful APIs.

Java API Wrapper

Developed by William Karavites, a Java API wrapper for the Digital Public Library of America API.

PHP API Wrapper

Developed and maintained by Stuart Dallas, a PHP API wrapper for the Digital Public Library of America API.

rOpenSci/rDPLA

Developed by Scott Chamberlain, an R client for the Digital Public Library of America API.

Ruby API Wrapper

Developed by Patrick Hereford, a Ruby API wrapper for the Digital Public Library of America API.

Node.js API client

Developed by Andrew Sliwinski, a Node.js API client for the Digital Public Library of America.