Get Started with the Google Calendar API

You have a few options for getting started with the Google Calendar 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!

The five-minute experience: Quickstart

For a step-by-step tutorial explaining how to get up and running, follow the instructions in one of our quickstart guides:


If you already understand the basics and there are particular things you want to do, see the How To Guides. Or, if you need more fundamental information about Google Calendar, see Calendar Concepts.


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

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