Trove API Console

Explore the workings of the Trove API

Enter an API query to view the results (no key required), or start with one of the examples below.

          <?xml version='1.0' encoding='UTF-8'?><response><query>oceania</query><zone name="map"><records s="0" n="20" total="4170" next="/result?q=oceania&reclevel=full&zone=map&s=20"><work id="24551703" url="/work/24551703"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/24551703</troveUrl><title>Oceania / del A.B. Borghi</title><contributor>Borghi, Bartolomeo, 1750-1821</contributor><issued>1836</issued><type>Map</type><type>Map/Single map</type><holdingsCount>2</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>0</listCount><relevance score="20.767212">very relevant</relevance><snippet><b>Oceania</b> [cartographic material] / del A.B. Borghi. <b>Oceania</b> del A.B. Borghi. Map of <b>Oceania</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="National Library of Australia digitised item">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-230723748</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-230723748-t</identifier></work><work id="170060658" url="/work/170060658"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/170060658</troveUrl><title>Oceania</title><issued>1880</issued><type>Map</type><type>Map/Single map</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>0</listCount><relevance score="16.647705">very relevant</relevance><snippet>. The Australian natives -- 4. Climate, soil, etc -- 6. Exports -- 8. Coral formations  [p.] 94. Map of <b>Oceania</b>. Relief</snippet></work><work id="33534944" url="/work/33534944"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/33534944</troveUrl><title>Oceania</title><issued>1900</issued><type>Map</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>0</listCount><relevance score="16.559134">very relevant</relevance></work><work id="23776034" url="/work/23776034"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/23776034</troveUrl><title>Oceania</title><contributor>Naymiller, F</contributor><issued>1867</issued><type>Map</type><type>Map/Single map</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>0</listCount><relevance score="16.1197">very relevant</relevance><snippet><b>Oceania</b> <b>Oceania</b> [cartographic material]. Also available online :http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232210833</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="National Library of Australia digitised item">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232210833</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232210833-t</identifier></work><work id="34833352" url="/work/34833352"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/34833352</troveUrl><title>Oceania</title><contributor>Wells, J</contributor><issued>1870</issued><type>Map</type><type>Map/Single map</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>0</listCount><relevance score="16.118576">very relevant</relevance><snippet><b>Oceania</b> <b>Oceania</b> [cartographic material]. Inset: Sandwich Islands Hawaii. On verso: McNally's System</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="National Library of Australia digitised item">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232295541</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232295541-t</identifier></work><work id="32358915" url="/work/32358915"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/32358915</troveUrl><title>Oceania</title><contributor>H.E.C. Robinson (Firm)</contributor><issued>1908</issued><type>Map</type><type>Map/Single map</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>0</listCount><relevance score="16.084526">very relevant</relevance><snippet><b>Oceania</b> <b>Oceania</b> [cartographic material]. Plate 3 from: The Lady Northcote atlas</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="National Library of Australia digitised item">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231120589</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231120589-t</identifier></work><work id="12986979" url="/work/12986979"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/12986979</troveUrl><title>Oceania</title><contributor>G.W. Bacon & Co</contributor><issued>1893</issued><type>Map</type><type>Map/Single map</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>0</listCount><relevance score="16.082283">very relevant</relevance><snippet><b>Oceania</b> <b>Oceania</b> [cartographic material]. Plate 14 probably from: Commercial and library atlas</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="National Library of Australia digitised item">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231905552</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231905552-t</identifier></work><work id="20871076" url="/work/20871076"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/20871076</troveUrl><title>Oceania</title><contributor>Bab, Ali Jadah Sendah</contributor><issued>1926</issued><type>Map</type><type>Map/Single map</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>1</listCount><relevance score="16.000004">very relevant</relevance><snippet><b>Oceania</b> <b>Oceania</b> [cartographic material]. At bottom left of date: "Anatolia, Turkey". Also available</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="National Library of Australia digitised item">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232398996</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232398996-t</identifier></work><work id="38728734" url="/work/38728734"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/38728734</troveUrl><title>Oceania / H.E.C. Robinson Ltd</title><contributor>Robinson's (Firm)</contributor><issued>1941</issued><type>Map</type><type>Map/Single map</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>0</listCount><relevance score="15.715533">very relevant</relevance></work><work id="22497081" url="/work/22497081"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/22497081</troveUrl><title>Oceania / by Keith Johnston</title><contributor>Johnston, Keith, 1844-1879</contributor><issued>1885</issued><type>Map</type><type>Map/Single map</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>0</listCount><relevance score="15.668397">very relevant</relevance><snippet><b>Oceania</b> [cartographic material] / by Keith Johnston. <b>Oceania</b> by Keith Johnston. Prime meridian</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="National Library of Australia digitised item">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232205998</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232205998-t</identifier></work><work id="19097245" url="/work/19097245"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/19097245</troveUrl><title>Oceania / V. Angeli inc</title><contributor>Angeli, Vittorio</contributor><issued>1860</issued><type>Map</type><type>Map/Single map</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>0</listCount><relevance score="15.635275">very relevant</relevance><snippet><b>Oceania</b> V. Angeli inc. <b>Oceania</b> [cartographic material] / V. Angeli inc. Prime meridian: Paris. Also</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="National Library of Australia digitised item">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231581638</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231581638-t</identifier></work><work id="33159600" url="/work/33159600"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/33159600</troveUrl><title>Oceania / stabto del editore Ant. Vallardi</title><contributor>Vallardi, Antonio</contributor><issued>1881</issued><type>Map</type><type>Map/Single map</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>0</listCount><relevance score="15.519874">very relevant</relevance><snippet><b>Oceania</b> [cartographic material] / stabto del editore Ant. Vallardi. <b>Oceania</b> stabto del editore Ant</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="National Library of Australia digitised item">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232650153</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232650153-t</identifier></work><work id="34056055" url="/work/34056055"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/34056055</troveUrl><title>Oceania / by T.Ruddiman Johnston, F.R.G.S</title><contributor>Johnston, T. Ruddiman</contributor><issued>1874</issued><type>Map</type><type>Map/Single map</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>0</listCount><relevance score="15.436797">very relevant</relevance><snippet><b>Oceania</b> [cartographic material] / by T.Ruddiman Johnston, F.R.G.S. <b>Oceania</b> by T.Ruddiman Johnston</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="National Library of Australia digitised item">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232606016</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232606016-t</identifier></work><work id="17484798" url="/work/17484798"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/17484798</troveUrl><title>Oceania / dibujado J.P. Morales por grabado Otto Neussel</title><contributor>Neussel, Otto</contributor><issued>1870-1879</issued><type>Map</type><type>Map/Single map</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>0</listCount><relevance score="15.408996">very relevant</relevance><snippet><b>Oceania</b> [cartographic material] / dibujado J.P. Morales por grabado Otto Neussel. <b>Oceania</b> dibujado</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="National Library of Australia digitised item">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232374118</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232374118-t</identifier></work><work id="12414958" url="/work/12414958"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/12414958</troveUrl><title>Oceania / engraved & printed by W. & A.K. Johnston</title><contributor>W. & A. K. Johnston Limited</contributor><issued>1897</issued><type>Map</type><type>Map/Single map</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>0</listCount><relevance score="15.347004">very relevant</relevance><snippet><b>Oceania</b> [cartographic material] / engraved & printed by W. & A.K. Johnston. <b>Oceania</b> engraved</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="National Library of Australia digitised item">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231290492</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231290492-t</identifier></work><work id="21516763" url="/work/21516763"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/21516763</troveUrl><title>Oceania / drawn & engraved by Alex Findlay</title><contributor>Findlay, Alexander, 1790-1870</contributor><issued>1880</issued><type>Map</type><type>Map/Single map</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>0</listCount><relevance score="15.302353">very relevant</relevance><snippet><b>Oceania</b> drawn & engraved by Alex Findlay. <b>Oceania</b> [cartographic material] / drawn</snippet></work><work id="34801902" url="/work/34801902"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/34801902</troveUrl><title>Oceania / by Keith Johnston F.R.S.E. ; engraved & printed by W. & A.K. Johnston Edinburgh</title><contributor>Johnston, Keith, 1844-1879</contributor><issued>1871</issued><type>Map</type><type>Map/Single map</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>0</listCount><relevance score="15.292152">very relevant</relevance><snippet><b>Oceania</b> [cartographic material] / by Keith Johnston F.R.S.E. ; engraved & printed by W. & A.</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="National Library of Australia digitised item">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-230625481</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-230625481-t</identifier></work><work id="36319358" url="/work/36319358"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/36319358</troveUrl><title>Oceania / Picturesque Atlas Publishing Company ; L.J. Waddington, del</title><contributor>Picturesque Atlas Publishing Company</contributor><issued>1888</issued><type>Map</type><type>Map/Single map</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>0</listCount><relevance score="15.215512">very relevant</relevance></work><work id="18941967" url="/work/18941967"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/18941967</troveUrl><title>Oceania / Lith. Regnier et Cie rue de la Parcheminerie 2</title><contributor>Regnier & Cie</contributor><issued>1830-1840</issued><type>Map</type><type>Map/Single map</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>0</listCount><relevance score="15.209582">very relevant</relevance><snippet><b>Oceania</b> Lith. Regnier et Cie rue de la Parcheminerie 2. <b>Oceania</b> [cartographic material] / Lith</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="National Library of Australia digitised item">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231895734</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-231895734-t</identifier></work><work id="32202650" url="/work/32202650"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/32202650</troveUrl><title>Oceania / by Keith Johnston F.R.S.E. ; engraved & printed by W. & A. K. Johnston Edinburgh</title><contributor>Johnston, Keith, 1844-1879</contributor><issued>1868</issued><type>Map</type><type>Map/Single map</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><tagCount>0</tagCount><commentCount>0</commentCount><listCount>0</listCount><relevance score="15.179222">very relevant</relevance><snippet><b>Oceania</b> by Keith Johnston F.R.S.E. ; engraved & printed by W. & A. K. Johnston Edinburgh. <b>Oceania</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="National Library of Australia digitised item">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232688753</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-232688753-t</identifier></work></records></zone></response>
        

Examples

Click on any of the examples below to open them in this console. If you want to use them in your own code you'll need to get an API key and add '&key=[Your API key]' to the url.

See the Trove API documentation for a full list of available parameters and detailed information on constructing queries.

Search everything

Parameters url
  • zone: all
  • q (query): wragge
  • encoding: xml (default)
  • n (number of results): 20 (default)
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=wragge&zone=all
  • zone: all
  • q (query): wragge
  • encoding: json
  • n (number of results): 50
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=wragge&zone=all&encoding=json&n=50
  • zone: all
  • q (query): nuc:ANL (contributor id)
  • encoding: json
  • n (number of results): 50
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=nuc:ANL&zone=all&encoding=json
  • zone: all
  • q (query): wragge
  • encoding: json
  • n (number of results): 20 (default)
  • l-australian: y (in Australia or by Australians)
  • l-availability: y/f (freely accessible online)
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=wragge&zone=all&encoding=json&l-australia=y&l-availability=y/f

Search newspapers

Parameters url
  • zone: newspaper
  • q (query): wragge AND weather
  • encoding: json
  • n (number of results): 20 (default)
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=wragge+AND+weather&zone=newspaper&encoding=json
  • zone: newspaper
  • q (query): wragge AND weather
  • encoding: json
  • l-year: 1903
  • l-category: Article
  • n (number of results): 20 (default)
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=wragge AND weather&zone=newspaper&encoding=json&l-year=1903
  • zone: newspaper
  • q (query): wragge AND weather
  • encoding: json
  • l-decade: 190
  • facet: year
  • n (number of results): 0
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=wragge AND weather&zone=newspaper&encoding=json&l-decade=190&facet=year&n=0

Search other zones

Parameters url
  • zone: book,picture
  • q (query): wragge AND weather
  • encoding: json
  • n (number of results): 20 (default)
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=wragge AND weather&zone=book,picture&encoding=json
  • zone: book
  • q (query): weather
  • encoding: json
  • l-format: Thesis
  • n (number of results): 20 (default)
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=weather&zone=book&encoding=json&l-format=Thesis
  • zone: book
  • q (query): weather
  • encoding: json
  • facet: format
  • n (number of results): 0
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=weather&zone=book&encoding=json&facet=format&n=0
  • zone: list
  • q (query): war memorials
  • encoding: json
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/result?q=war memorials&zone=list&encoding=json

Get record

Parameters url
  • type: newspaper
  • article id: 41697877
  • reclevel: full
  • encoding: json
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/41697877?encoding=json&reclevel=full
  • type: newspaper
  • article id: 146871507
  • reclevel: full
  • include: articletext
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/41697877?reclevel=full&include=articletext
  • type: work
  • article id: 36904481
  • reclevel: full
  • encoding: json
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/work/36904481?encoding=json&reclevel=full
  • type: work
  • article id: 34769014
  • reclevel: full
  • include: workVersions,holdings
  • encoding: json
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/work/34769014?encoding=json&include=workVersions,holdings&reclevel=full
  • type: list
  • list id: 1442
  • reclevel: full
  • include: listItems
  • encoding: json
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/list/1442?encoding=json&reclevel=full&include=listItems

List/get newspaper titles

Parameters url
  • state: vic
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/titles?state=vic
  • title id: 35
  • encoding: json
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/title/35?encoding=json
  • title id: 35
  • include: years
  • encoding: json
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/title/35?encoding=json&include=years

List/get Trove contributors

Parameters url
  • encoding: json
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/contributor?encoding=json
  • NUC identifier: ANL
  • reclevel: full
  • encoding: json
http://api.trove.nla.gov.au/contributor/ANL?encoding=json&reclevel=full