For Developers - Accessibility Clearinghouse API (v2.0)

Geting Started - Sign Up for an API Key

Before using any of the Accessibility Clearinghouse API's you must first sign up for an API Key.

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Description
API requests must be authenticated using a unique API key.
Example Call
http://data.fcc.gov/api/accessibilityclearinghouse/product/products?api_key=[API KEY]&category=mobile&region=North%20America&format=jsonp&jsonpCallback=?
Parameter Type Description
api_key required string

Unique API key.

Valid values: Your assigned API key.

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API Description
Returns a list of disabilities along with the disability type name, id, short description and long description.
API URL
http://data.fcc.gov/api/accessibilityclearinghouse/disabilityTypes?api_key=[API KEY]&format=xml
API Example Call
http://data.fcc.gov/api/accessibilityclearinghouse/disabilityTypes?api_key=[API KEY]&format=jsonp&jsonpCallback=?
Excel API Description
Returns a list of disabilities along with the disability type name, id, short description and long description in a downloadable XLS file.
Excel API URL
http://data.fcc.gov/api/accessibilityclearinghouse/DisabilityTypesService?api_key=[API KEY]&format=xml
Excel API Example Call
http://data.fcc.gov/api/accessibilityclearinghouse/DisabilityTypesService?api_key=[API KEY]&format=jsonp&jsonpCallback=?
Parameter Type Description
format optional string

Format for the returned results.

Valid values: xml (default), json, jsonp