I/O Docs: API Documentation

The TED API provides an easy to use RESTful interface with lightweight JSON responses to TEDTalks library and its associated data. This I/O doc help you navigate through the API offering and try out the request / response with the key you have.

Don't have a key? You can also view our written documentation.

A resource is an entity that can be requested as a collection or one at a time. At the top-most level, you can obtain these sets of resources. Click on individual resource to see detailed documentation.


  • Events

  • Languages

  • Ratings

  • Rating Words

  • Speakers

  • Talks

  • Playlists