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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San Francisco and the diversity of rock -- "White <b>rabbit</b>" / Jefferson Airplane -- "Piece of my heart</snippet></work><work id="232392323" url="/work/232392323"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/232392323</troveUrl><title>Showing rabbits at the fair / Jennifer Wendt</title><contributor>Wendt, Jennifer</contributor><issued>2019</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.16406405">limited relevance</relevance><snippet>Showing <b>rabbits</b> at the fair / Jennifer Wendt. Let's hop to the fair! -- Picking a <b>rabbit</b> -- Getting</snippet></work><work id="228656589" url="/work/228656589"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/228656589</troveUrl><title>The annotated African American folktales / edited with a foreword, introduction, and notes by Henry Louis Gates Jr. and Maria Tatar</title><contributor>Gates, Henry Louis, Jr.</contributor><issued>2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>2</versionCount><relevance score="0.0024769283">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> and Took His Wives (Africa) / Maria Tatar -- Mr. <b>Rabbit</b> Grossly Deceives Mr. Fox / Maria Tatar -- <b>Rabbit</b> Makes</snippet></work><work id="229730374" url="/work/229730374"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/229730374</troveUrl><title>Popular music in america : The beat goes on</title><contributor>Campbell, Michael</contributor><issued>2018</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="8.7533443E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> and the Diversity of Rock -- Jefferson Airplane "White <b>Rabbit</b>" -- Janis Joplin "Piece of My Heart" -- UNIT 13 Rock</snippet></work><work id="230354459" url="/work/230354459"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/230354459</troveUrl><title>Pheasant, quail, cottontail : Upland birds and small game from field to feast</title><contributor>SHAW, HANK</contributor><issued>2018</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.008109934">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> Quail, Partridges, and Chukars -- ch. 8 <b>Rabbits</b> -- pt. THREE DARK MEATS -- ch. 9 Hares, Squirrels</snippet></work><work id="230421587" url="/work/230421587"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/230421587</troveUrl><title>Why does a bright light make you sneeze? : Over 150 curious questions and intriguing answers</title><contributor>THOMPSON, ANDREW</contributor><issued>2018</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.0016136318">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> a Chimney, When Smoke Can Get Out? -- What Makes a Whip Crack? -- Why Do <b>Rabbits</b> Wiggle Their Noses? -- What</snippet></work><work id="230470905" url="/work/230470905"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/230470905</troveUrl><title>Mississippi writers : Reflections of childhood and youth</title><issued>2018</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="5.6553795E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> -- Annette / D.C. Berry -- Climbing The Family Tree / D.C. Berry -- Grandma's Pet Wild <b>Rabbit</b> / D.C. Berry</snippet></work><work id="230641991" url="/work/230641991"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/230641991</troveUrl><title>Go kamado</title><contributor>BOSTON, J. J</contributor><issued>2018</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="6.575718E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> -- Wild Game -- Hoisin grilled <b>rabbit</b> with succotash & pickled carrots -- Antelope medallions</snippet></work><work id="230641487" url="/work/230641487"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/230641487</troveUrl><title>Animal fact file</title><contributor>Hare, Tony</contributor><issued>2018</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.0013239944">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> -- Prairie Dog -- Pronghorn -- Przhevalski's Horse -- Puma -- <b>Rabbit</b> -- Raccoon -- Rat Kangaroo -- </snippet></work><work id="217604506" url="/work/217604506"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/217604506</troveUrl><title>The return of Sherlock Holmes / Arthur Conan Doyle ; read by Stephen Fry</title><contributor>Doyle, Arthur Conan, 1859-1930</contributor><issued>2008-2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Audio book</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>2</versionCount><relevance score="1.6190564E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> his cruel <b>blue</b> eyes with their drooping cynical lids or upon the fierce aggressive nose</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="Bolinda">http://www.bolinda.com.au</identifier></work><work id="228510279" url="/work/228510279"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/228510279</troveUrl><title>The food and drink of Sydney : a history / Heather Hunwick</title><contributor>Hunwick, Heather Delancey</contributor><issued>2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>4</holdingsCount><versionCount>3</versionCount><relevance score="0.001495725">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet>al and culinary tapestry -- Markets : butcher, baker and the <b>rabbit</b>-o man -- Sydney eats out -- "Six o'clock swill" : drink</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="Connect to E-book on ProQuest Ebook Central">https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/qut/detail.action?docID=5291774</identifier></work><work id="231464237" url="/work/231464237"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/231464237</troveUrl><title>Animals : 75 birds, butterflies, and beasts to draw in 10 easy steps</title><contributor>DAVIDSON, ANNIE</contributor><issued>2018</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.0015529431">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> -- River Otter -- Farm Animals & pets -- Cow -- Donkey -- <b>Rabbit</b> -- Sheep -- Dog -- Budgerigar -- Guinea</snippet></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="33461806" url="/work/33461806"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/33461806</troveUrl><title>Tales with a Texas twist : original stories and enduring folklore from the Lone Star State / Donna Ingham, Texas tale teller ; illustrations by Paul G. Hoffman</title><contributor>Ingham, Donna</contributor><issued>2005-2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>5</versionCount><relevance score="0.005747072">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> Woman and the Robbers -- Pretty Polly and Mr. Fox -- Br'er <b>Rabbit's</b> Share Cropping -- Br'er <b>Rabbit</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/taleswithtexastw0000ingh">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL3403042M</identifier></work><work id="230415881" url="/work/230415881"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/230415881</troveUrl><title>Animal totems and the gemstone kingdom : spiritual connections of crystal vibrations and animal medicine / Margaret Ann Lembo</title><contributor>Lembo, Margaret Ann, 1957-</contributor><issued>2018</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="9.0869097E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet>.<b>Rabbit</b> and Botswana Agate -- 66.Raccoon and Black Tourmaline -- 67.Ram (Bighorn Sheep) and Garnet -- 68</snippet></work><work id="10418426" url="/work/10418426"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/10418426</troveUrl><title>Death sentence : the decay of public language / Don Watson</title><contributor>Watson, Don, 1949-</contributor><issued>1900-2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>191</holdingsCount><versionCount>11</versionCount><relevance score="0.002491887">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> that some of education's duty had been done.' Ẁhatever your business - brain research, <b>rabbit</b> trapping, underwear manufacturing</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-349829304-t</identifier></work><work id="14327171" url="/work/14327171"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/14327171</troveUrl><title>The haunted and the haunters / by Lord Lytton ; with an introduction and an account of the haunted house at Willington by Harold Armitage</title><contributor>Lytton, Edward Bulwer Lytton, 1803-1873</contributor><issued>1925-2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>6</holdingsCount><versionCount>3</versionCount><relevance score="3.3195267E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> at the Zoological Gardens a <b>rabbit</b> fascinated by a serpent cowering in a corner may form some idea of the anguish which</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext">http://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/b/bulwer-lytton/edward/haunted</identifier></work><work id="230641995" url="/work/230641995"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/230641995</troveUrl><title>Feast of science : Intriguing morsels from the science of everyday life</title><contributor>Schwarcz, Joseph A.</contributor><issued>2018</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>2</versionCount><relevance score="9.169385E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> of science : intriguing morsels from the science of everyday life / Dr. Joe Schwarcz. Contents note continued: A <b>Rabbit</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="ProQuest Ebook Central">https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/qut/detail.action?docID=5186827</identifier></work><work id="229391858" url="/work/229391858"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/229391858</troveUrl><title>Another way to play : poems 1960-2017 / Michael Lally ; introduction by Eileen Myles</title><contributor>Lally, Michael, 1942-</contributor><issued>2018</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="8.901719E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet>. Selections Machine generated contents note: Poems -- STUPID <b>RABBITS</b> -- "So, the novels..." -- Hitchhiking</snippet></work><work id="228315376" url="/work/228315376"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/228315376</troveUrl><title>The legend of Podkin One-Ear / Kieran Larwood ; illustrated by David Wyatt</title><contributor>Larwood, Kieran</contributor><issued>2016-2018</issued><type>Audio book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Book</type><type>Map</type><holdingsCount>10</holdingsCount><versionCount>4</versionCount><relevance score="0.05976828">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> <b>rabbit</b> whose reputation for cunning and triumph in battle has travelled the ages. But how did he become</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