Authentication & API Keys

Access to UNL API endpoints requires a valid API Key, which will connect API requests to your account. You need supply a valid access token by using the apikey query parameter in every request.

Generate a Project & API key#

Login or create an account from the UNL map

Next, visit https://map.unl.global/account, or visit through the map

Scroll to Developer account and click Start now

From your account page, choose Developer, create & name your project. From the projects view, create and manage API keys.


If you have trouble with this process or any questions, please Contact Us:

Making requests#

Nodejs

via API request header apikey

const axios = require('axios')
await axios.get(`https://api.unl.global/${URL}`, {
headers: {
'apikey': 'myunlapikey'
}
});

or as a query parameter

const axios = require('axios')
await axios.get(`https://api.unl.global/${URL}?apikey=myunlapikey`);