MCommunity Directory

This document provides information about the MCommunityPeople application programming interface (API), also called a web service. This web service can be used to programmatically get public information from the MCommunity Directory. Instructions for making a request, available input parameters, and sample outputs and definitions are detailed in this document.
This document provides information about the MCommunityGidNumber application programming interface (API). The MCommunityGidNumber API is a web service that IT professionals can use to reserve gid numbers for groups. Instructions on making a request, available input parameters, and potential outputs and definitions are detailed in this document.
This document provides information about the MCommunityUidNumber application programming interface (API). The MCommunityUidNumber API is a web service that IT professionals can use to reserve uid numbers for accounts. Instructions on making a request, available input parameters, and potential outputs and definitions are detailed in this document.
Your name in your MCommunity profile comes from your official U-M record(s). Update this information in your record(s) to have the update appear in MCommunity. You can request that Also Known As​ names be added or removed.
Your title and affiliation come to MCommunity from your official U-M record(s). These records are maintained by different departments depending on your relationship to the university.