Xsearch is a LIBRIS exclusive lightweight API. With Xsearch, it is possible to retrieve records from LIBRIS in a number of different formats. The Xsearch API is based on http calls that return either XML or text, depending on the chosen format. All formats are encoded in UTF-8. The basic URL for Xsearch is http://libris.kb.se/xsearch, to which the following parameters can be added.
BuRST is a lightweight specification for publishing bibliographic information using RSS 1.0 and bibliography-related metadata standards. This specification does not define any additional vocabulary (except for a single element introduced for technical rea
The bibutils program set interconverts between various bibliography formats using a common MODS-format XML intermediate. For example, one can convert RIS-format files to Bibtex by doing two transformations: RIS->MODS->Bibtex. By using a common intermediat
This document describes the differences between XML and RDF, and between DC elements, XML elements and RDF properties. It seeks to clarify the requirements that must be met before a "term" can be referenced in a Dublin Core Application Profile (DCAP).