Alternative Standards - Notes on conversions and mappings to other existing standards including MIAPPE, ICASA, MCPD, GeoJSON, and GA4GH Variants Schema
Authentication - Notes on Authentication and Authorization, focusing on OAuth2
Required and Additional Fields - Notes on Fields and Parameters when they are Required, Added, and Deprecated
RESTfulness - General REST best practices, including notes on HTTP verbs, HTTP status codes, and URL construction.
Versioning - Notes on BrAPI Versioning Scheme
These are notes on how to correctly implement certain specific concepts in BrAPI.
Dates and Times - Notes on encoding Dates and Times
Object Identifiers - Notes on DbIds, Names, PUIs, DOIs, and External References
Error Handling - Notes on handling Errors
Location Coordinates - Notes on use GPS Coordinates and GeoJSON
Observation Levels - Notes on how to represent different types of Observation Units (ie, field, plot, plant, etc)
Pagination - Notes on Pagination
Pedigree Tree Implementation - Guidelines for implementing a Pedigree Tree in BrAPI
Search Services - Notes on Search implementations