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Google Books#

Use the Google Books node to automate work in Google Books, and integrate Google Books with other applications. n8n has built-in support for a wide range of Google Books features, including retrieving a specific bookshelf resource for the specified user, adding volume to a bookshelf, and getting volume.

On this page, you'll find a list of operations the Google Books node supports and links to more resources.


Refer to Google credentials for guidance on setting up authentication.

Examples and templates

For usage examples and templates to help you get started, take a look at n8n's Google Books integrations list.

Basic Operations#

  • Bookshelf
    • Retrieve a specific bookshelf resource for the specified user
    • Get all public bookshelf resource for the specified user
  • Bookshelf Volume
    • Add a volume to a bookshelf
    • Clears all volumes from a bookshelf
    • Get all volumes in a specific bookshelf for the specified user
    • Moves a volume within a bookshelf
    • Removes a volume from a bookshelf
  • Volume
    • Get a volume resource based on ID
    • Get all volumes filtered by query

What to do if your operation isn't supported#

If this node doesn't support the operation you want to do, you can use the HTTP Request node to call the service's API.

You can use the credential you created for this service in the HTTP Request node:

  1. In the HTTP Request node, select Authentication > Predefined Credential Type.
  2. Select the service you want to connect to.
  3. Select your credential.

Refer to Custom API operations for more information.