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Web Service API

Using's API, software developers can build new applications and mashups using authoritative information from Federal, state and local government agencies. The API is free of charge, does not require registration, and allows unlimited access.

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    Business Licenses & Permits API

    The API for's Business License and Permit Search Tool, which provides small business owners with a list of permits, licenses and registrations needed to run a business.

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    Loans & Grants Search API

    The API for's Loans & Grants Search API, which provides access to a collection of links to financial assistance programs that help small businesses get started or expand operations.

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    Recommended Sites API

    The Recommended Sites data set includes links to federal, state and local websites that are boosted to the top of organic search results for “long-tail” queries.

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    U.S. City and County Web Data API

    This geographic names data set provides a “mashup” of URLs for official city and county government web sites and city and county location data.

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    Content Share API

    The Content Share module is designed to serve a Drupal site's content and custom data via a URL.

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    Dynamic Small Business Search API

    The Dynamic Small Business Search (DSBS) provides information from the System for Award Management (SAM) about firms that the SBA considers small.

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    Lender Search API

    The Lender Search Mobility Application is a centralized database containing information on all organizations that partner with SBA to provide services to the small business community.