ListItem resource

This resource represents an item in a SharePoint list. Columns in the list are available through the columnSet dictionary.

Tasks on a listItem

The following tasks are available for listItem resources. All examples below are relative to a list, eg:{site-id}/lists/{list-id}.

Common task HTTP method
Get GET /items/{item-id}
Get column values GET /items/{item-id}?expand=columnSet
Create POST /items
Delete DELETE /items/{item-id}
Update PATCH /items/{item-id}
Update column values PATCH /items/{item-id}/columnSet

JSON representation

Here is a JSON representation of a listItem resource. Properties after the blank line are inherited from baseItem.

  "listItemId": 1,
  "columnSet": { "@odata.type": "microsoft.graph.fieldValueSet" },

  "id": "string",
  "name": "name of resource",
  "createdBy": { "@odata.type": "microsoft.graph.identitySet" },
  "createdDateTime": "timestamp",
  "description": "description of resource",
  "eTag": "string",
  "lastModifiedBy": { "@odata.type": "microsoft.graph.identitySet" },
  "lastModifiedDateTime": "timestamp",
  "webUrl": "url"


The listItem resource has the following properties.

Property name Type Description
listItemId Int64 An integer identifer for the list item within the list

The following properties are inherited from baseItem.

Property name Type Description
id string The unique identifier of the item. Read-only.
name string The name / title of the item.
createdBy identitySet Identity of the creator of this item. Read-only.
createdDateTime DateTimeOffset The date and time the item was created. Read-only.
description string The descriptive text for the item.
lastModifiedBy identitySet Identity of the last modifier of this item. Read-only.
lastModifiedDateTime DateTimeOffset The date and time the item was last modified. Read-only.
webUrl string (url) URL that displays the item in the browser. Read-only.


The listItem resource has the following relationships to other resources.

Relationship name Type Description
columnSet fieldValueSet A collection of child items if the current item is a container / folder.
driveItem driveItem For document libraries, the driveItem relationship exposes the listItem as a driveItem