Use persistent identifiers to specify exact person records with guaranteed repeatability and consistency across data versions and releases. Access complete and up-to-date records from a single source of truth.
Streamline your data refresh process by directly pulling up-to-date records from the Person Dataset. Save time and money by updating your entire dataset or smaller subsets on-demand, only paying for records with new information.
The unique identifier for each record in the Person Dataset.
Standardized and persistent across versions
Unique and already present for every record
Compatible across PDL Endpoints
Shareable across users for easy collaboration
Direct record retrieval from the Person Dataset
Direct access to records from Person Dataset
Returns most up-to-date data straight from the source
Fast and scalable API
Billing model ensures each retrieval has value
PDL IDs are provided anywhere we provide our Person Dataset, regardless of how that profile was accessed. For example: person profiles from the Person Enrichment API, Person Search API, Company Insights Field Bundles and Data License flat files all contain PDL IDs.
Provide the PDL ID for the record you would like to access to the Person Retrieve API.
Get up the best matching result containing a standardized entity record with a unique identifier. Use the unique identifier to build precise queries for the Person or Company Search APIs.