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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with illustrations by Frank Craig</title><contributor>Kipling, Rudyard 1865-1936</contributor><issued>1910-2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Map</type><type>Book/Braille</type><type>Article</type><holdingsCount>41</holdingsCount><versionCount>47</versionCount><relevance score="4.619846E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> He knew when day broke on earth above for he d thump thump thump like an old buck <b>rabbit</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="EBSCOhost">http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1085058</identifier></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="8.8598084E-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="8481129" url="/work/8481129"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/8481129</troveUrl><title>The history of Margaret Catchpole : a suffolk girl / by Richard Cobbold</title><contributor>Cobbold, Richard, 1797-1877</contributor><issued>1800-2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>39</holdingsCount><versionCount>48</versionCount><relevance score="7.66341E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted">http://hdl.handle.net/2027/uc2.ark:/13960/t55d8x09d</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-393765143-t</identifier></work><work id="9945388" url="/work/9945388"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/9945388</troveUrl><title>Environmental encyclopedia / Marci Bortman [and others], editors</title><contributor>Bortman, Marci</contributor><issued>2003-2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>18</holdingsCount><versionCount>6</versionCount><relevance score="0.002533149">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> -- <b>Rabbits</b> in Australia -- Rachel Carson Council -- Radiation exposure -- Radiation sickness -- Radioactive</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="Available for Manhattan College Library via Gale Virtual Reference Library. Click here for access">http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:nysl_me_manhat&res_id=info:sid/gale:GVRL&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft_id=info:sid/gale:bmcode:recid/5BFW</identifier></work><work id="1290567" url="/work/1290567"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/1290567</troveUrl><title>Tess of the D'Urbervilles : a pure woman / faithfully presented by Thomas Hardy</title><contributor>Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928</contributor><issued>1891-2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Book/Large print</type><type>Book/Braille</type><holdingsCount>119</holdingsCount><versionCount>202</versionCount><relevance score="0.0015221486">vaguely relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="Ebook Central Academic Complete">http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/columbia/detail.action?docID=422367</identifier></work><work id="6488912" url="/work/6488912"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/6488912</troveUrl><title>Seven pillars of wisdom : a triumph / T.E. Lawrence</title><contributor>Lawrence, T. E. (Thomas Edward), 1888-1935</contributor><issued>1926-2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Map</type><holdingsCount>136</holdingsCount><versionCount>64</versionCount><relevance score="0.0011213161">vaguely relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="EBSCOhost">http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1011441</identifier></work><work id="37937073" url="/work/37937073"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/37937073</troveUrl><title>201 knitting motifs, blocks, projects & ideas / Nicki Trench</title><contributor>Trench, Nicki</contributor><issued>2010-2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>32</holdingsCount><versionCount>5</versionCount><relevance score="0.0021496199">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> -- Intarsia -- Little speckled hen -- House -- Bunny <b>rabbit</b> -- Strawberry tea cozy -- Flower -- Outlined spots</snippet></work><work id="11826224" url="/work/11826224"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/11826224</troveUrl><title>Plumb's veterinary drug handbook / Donald C. Plumb</title><contributor>Plumb, Donald C</contributor><issued>2005-2018</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>12</holdingsCount><versionCount>14</versionCount><relevance score="0.0012835956">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> <b>Blue</b> -- Methylphenidate -- Methylprednisolone -- Methylprednisolone Acetate -- Methylprednisolone</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/plumbsveterinary00plum">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL16523883M</identifier></work><work id="3421315" url="/work/3421315"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/3421315</troveUrl><title>The mysterious island / Jules Verne</title><contributor>Verne, Jules, 1828-1905</contributor><issued>1875-2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Microform</type><type>Book/Braille</type><holdingsCount>56</holdingsCount><versionCount>104</versionCount><relevance score="7.25936E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="Project MUSE">http://muse.jhu.edu/books/9780819574565</identifier></work><work id="5897040" url="/work/5897040"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/5897040</troveUrl><title>Night and day / Virginia Woolf</title><contributor>Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941</contributor><issued>1919-2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Book/Large print</type><type>Book/Braille</type><type>Audio book</type><holdingsCount>69</holdingsCount><versionCount>59</versionCount><relevance score="9.5683814E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> and had a bloom on them owing to the fact that the air in the drawing room was thickened by <b>blue</b> grains of mist Mr Denham had</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="EBSCOhost">http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=335915</identifier></work><work id="1053971" url="/work/1053971"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/1053971</troveUrl><title>The getting of wisdom / Henry Handel Richardson</title><contributor>Richardson, Henry Handel, 1870-1946</contributor><issued>1900-2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Article</type><type>Book/Braille</type><holdingsCount>167</holdingsCount><versionCount>76</versionCount><relevance score="0.0034499802">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> breasts the younger children following her movements in respectful silence Between the bars of the <b>rabbit</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="OverDrive (READ)">http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={3A27D132-7772-4EB2-ADFC-80087B4AD84B}&Format=610</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="0.2718137">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="3775808" url="/work/3775808"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/3775808</troveUrl><title>Travels into several remote nations of the world : in four parts / by Lemuel Gulliver</title><contributor>Swift, Jonathan, 1667-1745</contributor><issued>1726-2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Microform</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Article</type><holdingsCount>68</holdingsCount><versionCount>161</versionCount><relevance score="3.364414E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted">http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/ECCO?c=1&stp=Author&ste=11&af=BN&ae=T139454&tiPG=1&dd=0&dc=flc&docNum=CW112976285&vrsn=1.0&srchtp=a&d4=0.33&n=10&SU=0LRK</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">https://repository.monash.edu/files/thumbnails/05c7a214ee13288dab5a684db6f4c607.jpg</identifier></work><work id="6393291" url="/work/6393291"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/6393291</troveUrl><title>The  origin of species : by means of natural selection, or, The preservation of favoured races in the struggle for life / by Charles Darwin</title><contributor>Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882</contributor><issued>1842-2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Microform</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Article</type><isPartOf>Science Digest</isPartOf><holdingsCount>239</holdingsCount><versionCount>361</versionCount><relevance score="0.0047112773">vaguely relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="v. 1">http://hdl.handle.net/2027/nyp.33433007401924</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-214148805-t</identifier></work><work id="600889" url="/work/600889"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/600889</troveUrl><title>Peter Pan</title><contributor>Barrie, J. 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(Herbert George), 1866-1946</contributor><issued>1897-2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Book/Large print</type><type>Sound</type><holdingsCount>134</holdingsCount><versionCount>187</versionCount><relevance score="0.0015269736">vaguely relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="EBSCOhost">http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=663899</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