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Directory API: Getting Started

There are several options for how to start using the Directory API.

The one-minute experience: APIs Explorer

To play around and see what the API can do, without writing any code, visit the APIs Explorer. Instant gratification!

Learn the basics and common API tasks

To understand the basics and start building your application, see the:


To look up a particular resource type or method, see the reference.

API Resources

For more API information, see the API issue tracker, the API experts' blog, administration help center, and the Chrome help center.