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Open Archive Initiative (OAI)


Not yet available in version 4.

The OAI-PMH end point exposes the metadata records in your catalog in XML format using the version 2.0 of the OAI-PMH protocol.


The following URL is the standard end point for the catalog (substitute your GeoNetwork URL): http://localhost:8080/geonetwork/srv/eng/oaipmh?


Standard OAI-PMH requests can be done using the url above and the 6 verbs provided by the standard:

  • GetRecord
  • Identify
  • ListIdentifiers
  • ListMetadataFormats
  • ListRecords
  • ListSets

Please see for further details.