|You must be a system administrator or higher to manage content API access across your Matrix instance.|
The content API is a management asset that lets you create API token assets. These token assets provide read-only API access to root nodes in your Matrix system, based on the user account and root node you select for each token.
Read the following sections to learn more about the API:
- API overview
Read API overview to learn about API usage information including base URL details, authentication methods, and valid error responses.
- API tokens
Read Manage content API tokens for more information about using tokens to control what parts of your Matrix site are accessible to the API.
- API reference
Read Content API reference endpoint documentation to learn how to access and view the API endpoint reference documentation for the API.