Field59’s API

The Field59 API is a REST(ful) API. When making a request that requires XML, wrap all text in CDATA markup. All URLs should be URL-encoded. If a parameter is not available or is not in use, omit the node. Authentication Error Responses Verify Users Search: Videos,...

API – Authentication

The Field59 API uses basic HTTP authentication. Not all requests require authentication, but those that do, require the username and password of the requesting user to be passed in the authorization header. Please make all requests through our secured domain:...

API – Error Responses

HTTP/1.1 400 BAD REQUEST Most likely your request was not formatted correctly. If the operation did not succeed because of a problem with the request (for example, the submitted XML does not validate or a URL was invalid), you may receive an XML response with a...

API – Verify Users

To verify that the username and password you have are valid and authorized, check the status by making a GET request to this URL: https://api.field59.com/v2/user Request GET /v2/user HTTP/1.1 Accept: application/xhtml+xml Authorization: username:password Response...

API – Search: Videos, Playlists, Live Events

To search for items, make a GET request to this URL: https://api.field59.com/v2/search Request GET /v2/search[?querystring] HTTP/1.1 Accept: application/xhtml+xml Authorization: username:password Optional Querystring Parameters type: type of item to search for. Valid...