OpenSearch RSS

Basic search function following the OpenSearch specification, returning the results in XML (RSS) format.

Basic search function following the OpenSearch specification (see http://www.opensearch.org/), returning the results in XML (RSS) format. This function does not support facet search or profiles. Name of parameters are different from other API call methods, because they match the opensearch standard. The OpenSearch response elements can be used by search engines to augment existing XML formats with search-related metadata.

https://europeana.eu/api/v2/opensearch.rss

Request

ParameterDatatypeDescription
searchTermsStringThe search terms used to query the Europeana repository; similar to the query parameter in the search method.
countNumberThe number of search results to return; possible values can be any integer up to 100 [default = 12].
startIndexNumberThe first object in the search result set to start with (first item = 1), e.g., if a result set is made up of 100 objects, you can set the first returned object to the specific object in the set [default = 1].

Response

TypeDescription
opensearchAn OpenSearch XML Response. The OpenSearch response elements can be used by search engines to augment existing XML formats with search-related metadata.