Quick start

Steam API key

If you are going to use Steam API, you’ll need to set Steam API key either from code:

>>> import steam
>>> steam.api.key.set(API_KEY)

Or set environmental variable:

$ export STEAMODD_API_KEY="your_key"

Most methods will not complete successfully without it. If you don’t have an API key you can register for one on Steam.


This library consists of three major components, which are documented separately: