Plural endpoints support limiting the number of elements returned. For
example, you can retrieve a fixed number of records in a
collection. To do this, provide a
_limit query parameter
specifying the number of records to return.
If there are more records for this collection than the limit, the
response will provide a
Next-Page header with the URL for the
When there is no more
Next-Page response header, there is nothing
more to fetch.
Pagination works on any plural endpoint.
Next-Page URL will contain a continuation token (
It is recommended to add precondition headers (
If-None-Match), in order to detect changes on collection while
iterating through the pages.
In order to count the number of records, for a specific field value for example,
without fetching the actual collection, a
HEAD request can be
Total-Records response header will then provide the
total number of records.