users/{id}

Returns basic information about a given user, specified by user ID.

Resource URL

https://api.bibliocommons.com/v1/users/{id}

Request Parameters

Parameter Type Description Default Required?
id String The user ID. N/A Yes

Response Fields

Response Field Type Description Returned Link To *
id String The user ID. Always
name String The user's screen name. Always profile_url
profile_url String The URL for the user's profile page. Always

Example Request

GET https://api.bibliocommons.com/v1/users/2412321?api_key={key}

Response:

{
  "user": {
    "id": "2412321",
    "name": "exampleuser",
    "profile_url": "http://examplepl.bibliocommons.com/collection/show/2412321"
  }
}