Getting bibliographica content via jquery

It is possible to get records of the British Library dataset by requesting output from bibliographica via jquery. Here is an example:

<!-- get a copy of jquery locally -->


<!-- get a copy of jquery from google CDN -->

<!-- add the jquery to do useful stuff -->

// on document ready, do something
$(document).ready(function() {

    // insert a hello world to check this is working
    $('body').html("hello world");

    // do an ajax jquery call
    // this just callls to a url
    // which is at
    // appended with
    // /entry/GB5000065.json to get that particular record in json
        {   type: "get",
            url: "",
            dataType: "json",
            success: function(data) {
                // on success, do something with the output data
                for ( item in data ) {
                    alert("here is an item name " + item);

<!-- we do not need anything in here -->

This works in Firefox at least…

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