Get object

ENDPOINT /api/v0-object/ref/[ref]?sources=[sources] (GET)

When generating URLs, [ref] is the ref of a store object.


In addition to the ref of the store object, the URL must contain a sources parameter. This may be:

sources=NONE No additional sources, just the object information.
sources=ALL All available sources. It is not recommended you use this, except for manually exploring the API.
sources=s1,s2,... Specify the required sources as a comma separated list.


See the Introduction for the generic response format.

property kind

This request can respond with following kinds, in addition to the generic kinds (see Introduction):

Kind Meaning
haplo:api-v0:object:serialised The request was successful and a serialised object has been returned
haplo:api-v0:object:no-such-object No object could be found with the requested ref or the user does not have permission to read it. Returns with HTTP status 400
haplo:api-v0:object:sources-not-specified The sources parameter was not specified. Returns with HTTP status 400
haplo:api-v0:object:bad-query The object store query was invalid. Returns with HTTP status 400 and more information in the message

property object

The object in the standard JSON serialisation format, if the response is of kind haplo:api-v0:object:serialised.


GET /api/v0-object/ref/83w92?sources=std:workunit,std:workflow
  "success": true,
  "kind": "haplo:api-v0:object:serialised",
  "object": {
    "kind": "haplo:object:0",
    "sources": [
    "ref": "83w92",
    "url": "",
    "recordVersion": 2,
    "title": "Nice book",
    "labels": [
        "ref": "1x7z",
        "title": "Common"
    "deleted": false,
    "creationDate": "2020-01-14T17:05:18Z",
    "lastModificationDate": "2020-01-14T17:05:18Z",
    "type": {
      "code": "std:type:book",
      "name": "Book",
      "rootCode": "std:type:book",
      "annotations": []
    "attributes": {
      "dc:attribute:type": [
          "type": "link",
          "ref": "1zq4",
          "code": "std:type:book",
          "title": "Book"
      "dc:attribute:title": [
          "type": "text",
          "value": "Nice book"
      // ...
    "workflows": [
        "workType": "example:book-review",
        "createdAt": "2020-01-14T17:05:18.341Z",
        "openedAt": "2020-01-14T17:05:18Z",
        "deadline": null,
        "closed": true,
        "data": {},
        "tags": {},
        "state": "finished",
        "url": ""