Globus Search is a service which allows users to store data with visibility controls based on Globus Identities and Groups. Data may be public, or only visible to certain sets of users. The primary features of the service are APIs for storing and managing data, and visibility-filtered query APIs.
- Globus Search Overview
An overview of the Globus Search service’s capabilities, basic concepts, and terminology
- API Usage
Basic info on how to use the Search API over HTTP, how to authorize API calls, and the Globus Search scopes
- API Reference
A complete reference of all API methods. There is also an autogenerated reference available from the service itself: Autogenerated Docs.
Guide documents which cover specific workflows
The following client tools are distributed for use with the Globus Search API.
The Python Globus SDK contains two components for use with Globus Search.
globus_sdk.SearchClientis a client class with methods for calling Search
globus_sdk.SearchQueryis a helper class for building Search Query data for use with the
globus-search-cliis a CLI tool in public beta for use with Globus Search. Install with
pip install globus-search-cliand use
globus-search -hto see help page documentation