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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Daisy <b>Rabbit's</b> tree-house. Whenever she spends</snippet></work><work id="11603752" url="/work/11603752"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/11603752</troveUrl><title>Grey Rabbit's 1,2,3 : learn your numbers with the little Rabbits / Alan Baker</title><contributor>Baker, Alan, 1951-</contributor><issued>2017</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>17</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.5528452">may have relevance</relevance><snippet>Grey <b>Rabbit's</b> 1,2,3 : learn your numbers with the little <b>Rabbits</b> / Alan Baker. Grey <b>Rabbit's</b> one</snippet></work><work id="176524551" url="/work/176524551"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/176524551</troveUrl><title>Pink Bunny / written by Lucy George ; illustrated by Valentina Mendicino</title><contributor>George, Lucy</contributor><issued>2012</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>28</holdingsCount><versionCount>2</versionCount><relevance score="0.51138">may have relevance</relevance><snippet>. Harry's <b>rabbit</b> is accidentally covered in pink paint! How are Harry and his Dad going to get the pink off? </snippet></work><work id="18247188" url="/work/18247188"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/18247188</troveUrl><title>Rabbits / Christine Butterworth</title><contributor>Butterworth, Christine</contributor><issued>1988</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>7</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.5048955">may have relevance</relevance><snippet><b>Rabbits</b> / Christine Butterworth. <b>Rabbits</b>. - For children (BNB/PRECIS) </snippet></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>155</holdingsCount><versionCount>95</versionCount><relevance score="0.5012184">may have relevance</relevance><snippet> ; przełożyła Krystyna Szerer. Ruohometsän kansa / Richard Adams. The hill of the <b>rabbits</b>. Ruohometsan 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="10954473" url="/work/10954473"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/10954473</troveUrl><title>A boy and his bunny / by Sean Bryan ; illustrations by Tom Murphy</title><contributor>Bryan, Sean</contributor><issued>2005-2011</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>10</holdingsCount><versionCount>4</versionCount><relevance score="0.49816415">limited relevance</relevance><snippet>. Description based on print version record 003-006. Print version record One morning, a boy wakes up with a <b>rabbit</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="View Full Text">http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ucm/detail.action?docID=1320800</identifier></work><work id="5925437" url="/work/5925437"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/5925437</troveUrl><title>Little Grey Rabbit's Christmas</title><contributor>Uttley, Alison, 1884-1976</contributor><issued>1939-2016</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>20</holdingsCount><versionCount>9</versionCount><relevance score="0.4947807">limited relevance</relevance><snippet>Little Grey <b>Rabbit's</b> Christmas / by Alison Uttley ; pictures by Margaret Tempest ; edited by Susan</snippet></work><work id="215425966" url="/work/215425966"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/215425966</troveUrl><title>The royal rabbits of London / Santa Montefiore, Simon Sebag Montefiore ; illustrated by Kate Hindley</title><contributor>Montefiore, Santa, 1970-</contributor><issued>2016-2017</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Audio book</type><holdingsCount>29</holdingsCount><versionCount>7</versionCount><relevance score="0.4786741">limited relevance</relevance><snippet>The Royal <b>Rabbits</b> of London / Santa Montefiore, Simon Sebag Montefiore ; narrated by Mike Grady</snippet></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>23</versionCount><relevance score="0.4759368">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="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>42</holdingsCount><versionCount>8</versionCount><relevance score="0.4706155">limited relevance</relevance><snippet> with it! Charlie howls and chases the thieving <b>rabbit</b>, and then camps out by Mr. <b>Rabbit's</b> hole until he appears. But</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="28323233" url="/work/28323233"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/28323233</troveUrl><title>While we were out / by Ho Baek Lee</title><contributor>Lee, Ho Baek</contributor><issued>2003</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>7</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.46774793">limited relevance</relevance><snippet>st the opportunity the family's pet <b>rabbit</b> needs to go exploring. Originally published in Seoul, Korea under the title: What</snippet></work><work id="6420627" url="/work/6420627"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/6420627</troveUrl><title>The tale of Peter Rabbit / by Beatrix Potter</title><contributor>Potter, Beatrix, 1866-1943</contributor><issued>1900-2016</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Book/Braille</type><type>Video</type><holdingsCount>114</holdingsCount><versionCount>140</versionCount><relevance score="0.46571392">limited relevance</relevance><snippet>The tale of Peter <b>Rabbit</b> by Beatrix Potter ; illustrated by David McPhail. [electronic resource]</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="OverDrive (MP3)">http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={458BED5C-1143-4091-8FD4-A429F6F46AF4}&Format=425</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>32</holdingsCount><versionCount>12</versionCount><relevance score="0.46423456">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="12180759" url="/work/12180759"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/12180759</troveUrl><title>Blue rabbit / by Angela McAllister ; illustrated by Jason Cockroft</title><contributor>McAllister, Angela</contributor><issued>2003-2004</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>14</holdingsCount><versionCount>3</versionCount><relevance score="0.460253">limited relevance</relevance><snippet><b>Blue</b> <b>rabbit</b> / by Angela McAllister ; illustrated by Jason Cockroft. <b>Blue</b> <b>rabbit</b> / by Angela</snippet></work><work id="16929443" url="/work/16929443"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/16929443</troveUrl><title>Rabbits / Kate Petty</title><contributor>Petty, Kate</contributor><issued>1989</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>4</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.45805886">limited relevance</relevance><snippet><b>Rabbits</b> / Kate Petty. Includes index. </snippet></work><work id="8877476" url="/work/8877476"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/8877476</troveUrl><title>THE VELVETEEN RABBIT</title><contributor>Bianco, Margery Williams, 1881-1944</contributor><issued>1922-2015</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Book/Braille</type><holdingsCount>79</holdingsCount><versionCount>60</versionCount><relevance score="0.45718405">limited relevance</relevance><snippet>The velveteen <b>rabbit</b> ; or how toys become real / Margery Williams ; illustrated by Donna Green</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="EBSCOhost">http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=33037</identifier></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="0.4505028">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="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>26</holdingsCount><versionCount>3</versionCount><relevance score="0.43274078">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="31603009" url="/work/31603009"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/31603009</troveUrl><title>Rabbits & spaghetti : captives and comrades, Australians, Italians, and the war, 1939-1945 : talking history / with Bill Bunbury</title><contributor>Bunbury, Bill, 1940-</contributor><issued>1995</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>72</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.431548">limited relevance</relevance><snippet><b>Rabbits</b> & spaghetti : captives and comrades, Australians, Italians and the war, 1939-1945 / talking</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