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Jellyfin API Client for JavaScript

Part of the Jellyfin Project

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This library is meant to help clients written in JavaScript interact with Jellyfin's REST API.


This library depends on the Fetch and Promise APIs. These will be expected to be polyfilled if used in a browser that doesn't support them.

Build Process


  • Yarn

Getting Started

  1. Clone or download this repository

    git clone
    cd jellyfin-apiclient-javascript
  2. Install build dependencies in the project directory

    yarn install
  3. Build the library for production

    yarn build
  4. Build the library for development

    yarn dev

Building Documentation

This library is documented using JSDoc style comments. Documentation can be generated in HTML format by running yarn docs and viewing the files in any modern browser. The resulting documentation will be saved in the docs directory.