Get notebook

Namespace: microsoft.graph

Retrieve the properties and relationships of a notebook object.

This API is available in the following national cloud deployments.

Global service US Government L4 US Government L5 (DOD) China operated by 21Vianet


Choose the permission or permissions marked as least privileged for this API. Use a higher privileged permission or permissions only if your app requires it. For details about delegated and application permissions, see Permission types. To learn more about these permissions, see the permissions reference.

Permission type Least privileged permissions Higher privileged permissions
Delegated (work or school account) Notes.Create Notes.Read, Notes.Read.All, Notes.ReadWrite, Notes.ReadWrite.All
Delegated (personal Microsoft account) Notes.Create Notes.Read, Notes.ReadWrite
Application Notes.Read.All Notes.ReadWrite.All

HTTP request

GET /me/onenote/notebooks/{id}
GET /users/{id | userPrincipalName}/onenote/notebooks/{id}
GET /groups/{id}/onenote/notebooks/{id}
GET /sites/{id}/onenote/notebooks/{id}

Optional query parameters

This method supports the select and expand OData Query Parameters to help customize the response.

Valid expand values for notebooks are sections and sectionGroups.

Request headers

Name Type Description
Authorization string Bearer {token}. Required.
Accept string application/json

Request body

Don't supply a request body for this method.


If successful, this method returns a 200 OK response code and a notebook object in the response body.



The following example shows a request.


The following example shows the response. Note: The response object shown here's truncated for brevity. All of the properties are from an actual call.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-type: application/json

  "isDefault": true,
  "userRole": {
  "isShared": true,
  "sectionsUrl": "sectionsUrl-value",
  "sectionGroupsUrl": "sectionGroupsUrl-value",
  "links": {
    "oneNoteClientUrl": {
      "href": "href-value"
    "oneNoteWebUrl": {
      "href": "href-value"