The Visual Basic binding is maintained by Thomas Habing <firstname.lastname@example.org>
The ZOOM API specification for Microsoft's Visual Basic language can be found at vb-zoom.sourceforge.net/API.html
To give a flavour of the Visual Basic binding, here is ZOOM's equivalent of the ``Hello World'' program: a tiny Z39.50 client that fetches and displays the MARC record for Farlow & Brett Surman's The Complete Dinosaur from the Library of Congress.
Set zoom = WScript.CreateObject("VBZOOMC.ZoomFactory") Set zconn = zoom.CreateZoomConnection("z3950.loc.gov", 7090) zconn.SetOption "databaseName","Voyager" zconn.SetOption "preferredRecordSyntax", "USmarc" Set zquery = zoom.CreateZoomQuery("@attr 1=7 0253333490") Set zrs = zconn.Search(zquery) WScript.Echo zrs.GetRecord(0).RenderRecord
We currently have the following implementations of the Visual Basic binding: