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Patrons Account Information API (PAIA)

The Patrons Account Information API (PAIA) is a HTTP based programming interface to access library patron information, such as loans, reservations, and fees. See for the current version and for releases and release notes.

This git repository, hosted at, contains all sources of and modifications to the PAIA specification.

The master file is written in Pandoc’s Markdown. HTML version of the specification is generated from the master file with makespec. The specification can be distributed freely under the terms of CC-BY-SA.

How to contribute to the specification

Please use the issue tracker to comment. Given a GitHub account you can also fork this repository, do

git clone
cd paia
git submodule update --init

# modify


# check whether paia.html looks fine

git add
git commit -m "your comment"
git push origin master

and request a pull of your modification.

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