Developer Resources

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See also Development.

Client libraries

libcoverart
A C/C++ development library geared towards developers who wish to add cover art capabilities to their applications.
libmusicbrainz
A C/C++ development library geared towards developers who wish to add MusicBrainz lookup capabilities to their applications.
libdiscid
A C library for creating MusicBrainz disc IDs from audio CDs.
See also: Disc ID Calculation.
python-musicbrainzngs
A client library written in Python which provides easy access to the MusicBrainz database using the XML web service (version 2)
node-musicbrainz
A MusicBrainz API V2 client for node.js
MetaBrainz.MusicBrainz
A native .NET implementation of libmusicbrainz. (NuGet Package)
MetaBrainz.MusicBrainz.CoverArt
A native .NET implementation of libcoverart. (NuGet Package)
MetaBrainz.MusicBrainz.DiscId
A native .NET implementation of libdiscid. (NuGet Package)

Bots

A full list of users with the bot flag can be found on http://musicbrainz.org/privileged

Developer documentation

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Picard Tag Mapping: The documentation for how Picard maps concepts to tags; useful if you want to use these tags elsewhere, or if you'd like to follow the same standard.
See also: ID3v2.4.0
Disc IDs and Tagging
MusicBrainz Identifier
Picard Development
Plugin API Documentation
Picard Tag Mapping
Building on Windows
Building on macOS