Querying a collection

Collections contain Instances. A collection is read with a GET operation.

Data from the query is returned in the JSON format unless specified otherwise in the individual reference. You can specify a supported data format with an ACCEPT header.

A GET request that returns a large amount of data can stress the database server and cause performance degradation for all users. To minimize the load:

Tip: You can set the order in which resources are returned. See Sort results (order_by).

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