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You can use the GitHub REST API to create calls to get the data you need to integrate with GitHub.

  • REST API overview

    Learn about resources, libraries, previews and troubleshooting for GitHub's REST API.

  • Reference

    View reference documentation to learn about the resources available in the GitHub REST API.

  • Guides

    Learn about getting started with the REST API, authentication, and how to use the REST API for a variety of tasks.