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.

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Originally published in Seoul, Korea under the title: What</snippet></work><work id="3264122" url="/work/3264122"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/3264122</troveUrl><title>Heartsease & the rabbits, a fairytale of our own time, by the author of The cradle of the Blue Nile</title><issued>1882</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.43815765">limited relevance</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/heartseaserabbi00cossgoog">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL23493799M</identifier></work><work id="6073626" url="/work/6073626"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/6073626</troveUrl><title>I love you, Blue Kangaroo! / Emma Chichester Clark</title><contributor>Chichester Clark, Emma</contributor><issued>1998-2017</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>67</holdingsCount><versionCount>29</versionCount><relevance score="0.436443">limited relevance</relevance><snippet>. So when Wild Brown Bear comes along, followed by Yellow Cotton <b>Rabbit</b> and a host of new toys, <b>Blue</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/isbn_9780385326384">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL356497M</identifier></work><work id="176524556" url="/work/176524556"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/176524556</troveUrl><title>The busy lunch / written by Melanie Hamm ; illustrated by Stefania Maragna</title><contributor>Hamm, Melanie</contributor><issued>2012</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>25</holdingsCount><versionCount>3</versionCount><relevance score="0.41058362">limited relevance</relevance><snippet> to form a single sound). <b>Rabbit</b> has some friends to his new den for lunch, but what has he forgotten? "Level 2H"--T.p. </snippet></work><work id="160691496" url="/work/160691496"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/160691496</troveUrl><title>Small Bunny's blue blanket / by Tatyana Feeney</title><contributor>Feeney, Tatyana</contributor><issued>2012-2014</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>26</holdingsCount><versionCount>6</versionCount><relevance score="0.40978715">limited relevance</relevance><snippet>Small Bunny's <b>blue</b> blanket / by Tatyana Feeney. Small Bunny's <b>blue</b> blanket / Tatyana Feeney. Small</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="Connect to MyiLibrary resource">http://lib.myilibrary.com?id=439538</identifier></work><work id="7394624" url="/work/7394624"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/7394624</troveUrl><title>Bunny cakes / by Rosemary Wells</title><contributor>Wells, Rosemary</contributor><issued>1997-2014</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>33</holdingsCount><versionCount>13</versionCount><relevance score="0.4069772">limited relevance</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="Image">http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/1523-1/{94A84958-106F-4449-BBC2-901916BB6277}Img100.jpg</identifier></work><work id="11370344" url="/work/11370344"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/11370344</troveUrl><title>Seven little rabbits</title><contributor>Becker, John Leonard, 1901-</contributor><issued>1973-2007</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>8</holdingsCount><versionCount>6</versionCount><relevance score="0.38765788">limited relevance</relevance><snippet> <b>rabbits</b> get tired and find a place to sleep. "A <b>Blue</b> ribbon book." </snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/sevenlittlerabbi00beck">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL15378531M</identifier></work><work id="161832103" url="/work/161832103"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/161832103</troveUrl><title>Zipper's Easter encounter / by Robyn Goodwin</title><contributor>Goodwin, Robyn</contributor><issued>2011</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>5</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.38184863">limited relevance</relevance><snippet>Zipper's Easter encounter / by Robyn Goodwin. For children. One Easter Zipper the bunny <b>rabbit</b></snippet></work><work id="32555886" url="/work/32555886"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/32555886</troveUrl><title>Tooth & nail : the story of the rabbit in Australia / Brian Coman</title><contributor>Coman, Brian J., 1944-</contributor><issued>1999-2010</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>86</holdingsCount><versionCount>4</versionCount><relevance score="0.36923945">limited relevance</relevance><snippet>Story of the <b>rabbit</b> in Australia Tooth & nail : the story of the <b>rabbit</b> in Australia / Brian Coman</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="State Library of Victoria access onsite and from home to registered Victorian users">http://www.slv.vic.gov.au/ebl/eblRedirect.php?id=710748</identifier></work><work id="186328854" url="/work/186328854"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/186328854</troveUrl><title>Charlie's new friend / based on the Charlie the Ranch Dog books by Ree Drummond, the pioneer woman and Diane deGroat</title><contributor>Drummond, Ree</contributor><issued>2013-2014</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Audio book</type><holdingsCount>41</holdingsCount><versionCount>9</versionCount><relevance score="0.3676147">limited relevance</relevance><snippet> and gets away with it! Charlie howls and chases the thieving <b>rabbit</b>, and then camps out by Mr. <b>Rabbit's</b> hole</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="OverDrive (WMA)">http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={6767375D-6B04-4DBA-8298-472F44AB0659}&Format=25</identifier></work><work id="36607485" url="/work/36607485"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/36607485</troveUrl><title>Great Australian rabbit stories / Jenny Quealy</title><contributor>Quealy, Jenny</contributor><issued>2010-2011</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>60</holdingsCount><versionCount>4</versionCount><relevance score="0.33172745">limited relevance</relevance><snippet><b>Rabbit</b> stories Great Australian <b>rabbit</b> stories Jenny Quealy. Great Australian <b>rabbit</b> stories</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="Connect to e-book on Borrowbox">https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=HCP_015426&b2iSite=4451&preview=no</identifier></work><work id="35456797" url="/work/35456797"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/35456797</troveUrl><title>The snow day / Komako Sakai</title><contributor>Sakai, Komako, 1966-</contributor><issued>2005-2011</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>6</holdingsCount><versionCount>5</versionCount><relevance score="0.3230434">limited relevance</relevance><snippet>. Giorno di neve / Komako Saka ̐; [traduzione di Mayumi Kitamura]. A little <b>rabbit</b> enjoys having a day off</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="OverDrive (EPUB)">http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={A5B21105-0860-472A-8928-D6FE885AD9D2}&Format=410</identifier></work><work id="9801795" url="/work/9801795"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/9801795</troveUrl><title>Emily's first 100 days of school / Rosemary Wells</title><contributor>Wells, Rosemary</contributor><issued>2000-2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Sound/Recorded music</type><type>Sound</type><holdingsCount>18</holdingsCount><versionCount>5</versionCount><relevance score="0.32157916">limited relevance</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/emilysfirst100da00well">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL24752139M</identifier></work><work id="28000984" url="/work/28000984"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/28000984</troveUrl><title>Rick is sick / David McPhail</title><contributor>McPhail, David M</contributor><issued>2004</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>9</holdingsCount><versionCount>2</versionCount><relevance score="0.32088658">limited relevance</relevance><snippet> resource] Jack, the <b>rabbit</b>, tries to make his friend Rick, a sick bear, feel better. Elementary Grade</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/rickissick00mcph">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL3675978M</identifier></work><work id="6225719" url="/work/6225719"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/6225719</troveUrl><title>Watership down / Richard Adams</title><contributor>Adams, Richard, 1920-</contributor><issued>1900-2016</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Sound</type><type>Sound/Other sound</type><holdingsCount>172</holdingsCount><versionCount>101</versionCount><relevance score="0.317457">limited relevance</relevance><snippet> ; ; adapted for radio by John Maher ; ; narrated by Kerry Francis. The hill of the <b>rabbits</b>. Ruohometsän kansa</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="EBSCOhost">http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=910660</identifier></work><work id="11377904" url="/work/11377904"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/11377904</troveUrl><title>First-grade bunny / written by Margaret McNamara ; illustrated by Mike Gordon</title><contributor>McNamara, Margaret</contributor><issued>2005-2007</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>4</holdingsCount><versionCount>5</versionCount><relevance score="0.31538683">limited relevance</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="Image">http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/0439-1/{1F12A0A5-D111-4AAF-908D-7281FBB3C30C}Img100.jpg</identifier></work><work id="28328582" url="/work/28328582"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/28328582</troveUrl><title>Bunny days / Tao Nyeu</title><contributor>Nyeu, Tao</contributor><issued>2010</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>7</holdingsCount><versionCount>2</versionCount><relevance score="0.31285617">limited relevance</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/bunnydays00nyeu">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL23631255M</identifier></work><work id="6247246" url="/work/6247246"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/6247246</troveUrl><title>Reggie Rabbit's adventure / Barry Carozzi</title><contributor>Carozzi, Barry</contributor><issued>2005</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.28749865">limited relevance</relevance><snippet>Reggie <b>Rabbit's</b> adventure / Barry Carozzi. "Every day, Reggie <b>Rabbit</b> wakes up, gets dressed, eats</snippet></work><work id="9052846" url="/work/9052846"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/9052846</troveUrl><title>Tʻokki ui simpʻan = The rabbit's judgment / Suzanne Crowder Han ; illustrated by Yumi Heo</title><contributor>Han, Suzanne Crowder, 1953-</contributor><issued>1994</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>6</holdingsCount><versionCount>2</versionCount><relevance score="0.2843891">limited relevance</relevance><snippet><b>Rabbit's</b> judgment Tʻokki ui simpʻan = The <b>rabbit's</b> judgment / Suzanne Crowder Han ; illustrated</snippet></work><work id="6447451" url="/work/6447451"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/6447451</troveUrl><title>Blue Rabbit and the runaway wheel / Chris Wormell</title><contributor>Wormell, Christopher</contributor><issued>1999-2001</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>2</holdingsCount><versionCount>5</versionCount><relevance score="0.27244678">limited relevance</relevance><snippet><b>Blue</b> <b>Rabbit</b> and the runaway wheel / Chris Wormell. <b>Blue</b> <b>Rabbit</b> and the runaway wheel. <b>Blue</b> <b>Rabbit</b></snippet></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