Google Books API Family

Mylibrary.bookshelves.volumes: list

Gets volume information for volumes on a bookshelf. Try it now.

Request

HTTP Request

GET https://www.googleapis.com/books/v1/mylibrary/bookshelves/shelf/volumes

Parameters

Parameter Name Value Description
Required Parameters
shelf string The bookshelf ID or name retrieve volumes for.
Optional Parameters
maxResults unsigned integer Maximum number of results to return
projection string Restrict information returned to a set of selected fields.

Acceptable values are:
  • "full" - Includes all volume data.
  • "lite" - Includes a subset of fields in volumeInfo and accessInfo.
q string Full-text search query string in this bookshelf.
showPreorders boolean Set to true to show pre-ordered books. Defaults to false.
source string String to identify the originator of this request.
startIndex unsigned integer Index of the first element to return (starts at 0)

Request Body

Do not supply a request body with this method.

Response

If successful, this method returns a response body with the following structure:

{
  "kind": "books#volumes",
  "totalItems": integer,
  "items": [
    volumes Resource
  ]
}
Property Name Value Description Notes
kind string Resource type.
totalItems integer Total number of volumes found. This might be greater than the number of volumes returned in this response if results have been paginated.
items[] list A list of volumes.

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