SWORDv3 is a proposed revision of the specification to break the dependence on Atom and the Atom Publishing Protocol, and to engineer the protocol around JSON and a pure RESTful approach.

You can read the working documents here.

The documents themselves:

The research, statements and use cases upon which the new proposal is based:

Other documents:

If you have any comments about the specification, or would like to propose amendments, please feel free to open an issue on our issue tracker in our github repository: https://github.com/swordapp/swordv3