Or at least the possibility of some in library-land. I’ve thrown around the idea back when code4lib’ers were discussing the possibility of a non-profit status for the group, that it might be worthwhile to build some web services/APIs for various things libraries could use such as records, relationships, artwork, etc. Nothing came of it but it looks like I don’t have to bother with the records anymore. I missed it in the initial release but from a Open Libraries post:

I have high hopes that it will be published in some sort of downloadable format so people can do experiments or build value-added services on top of it. Tim is definitely happy. Some of the things I’d like to see:

Here’s hoping.