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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Let's hop to the fair! -- Picking a <b>rabbit</b> -- Getting</snippet></work><work id="232592515" url="/work/232592515"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/232592515</troveUrl><title>Buddy blues : an Emily story / Kelsey Abrams ; illustrated by Jomike Tejido</title><contributor>Abrams, Kelsey</contributor><issued>2019</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.030402575">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> with Oliver blossoms, the possibility of finding the missing class <b>rabbit</b>, Buddy, withers away"-- </snippet></work><work id="232546202" url="/work/232546202"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/232546202</troveUrl><title>Histologic basis of ocular disease in animals / Bruce Grahn, Robert Peiffer, Brian Wilcock</title><contributor>Grahn, Bruce H.</contributor><issued>2019</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.0048099738">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> neuroectodermal tumors) -- Primary ocular sarcomas of cats and <b>rabbits</b> -- Schwannomas of <b>blue</b> eyed dogs</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown">http://gateway.library.qut.edu.au/login?url=https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/book/10.1002/9781119108603</identifier></work><work id="30549622" url="/work/30549622"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/30549622</troveUrl><title>Popular music in America : the beat goes on / Michael Campbell</title><contributor>Campbell, Michael, 1945-</contributor><issued>2005-2019</issued><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>11</holdingsCount><versionCount>5</versionCount><relevance score="0.002083299">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> Brown -- "Respect" / Aretha Franklin -- 53. San Francisco and the diversity of rock -- "White <b>rabbit</b></snippet></work><work id="18259299" url="/work/18259299"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/18259299</troveUrl><title>The story of the glittering plain / William Morris</title><contributor>Morris, William, 1834-1896</contributor><issued>1979-2019</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>7</holdingsCount><versionCount>3</versionCount><relevance score="1.3021273E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> to be an isle and they were deep <b>blue</b> under the sun which now shone aloft in the mid heaven He said</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext">http://ebooks.adelaide.edu.au/m/morris/william/m87sg</identifier></work><work id="234721761" url="/work/234721761"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/234721761</troveUrl><title>Keto passport : Energy-boosting, fat-burning, low-carb cuisine from across the globe</title><contributor>McGowan, Lisa</contributor><issued>2019</issued><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="8.4129645E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> Vichyssoise -- Coq au Vin -- Sauerkraut -- Gribenes -- Moules Mariniere -- Pork with Camembert -- <b>Rabbit</b> Stew</snippet></work><work id="33409643" url="/work/33409643"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/33409643</troveUrl><title>The south Australian naturalist</title><contributor>Field Naturalists' Society of South Australia</contributor><issued>1900-2019</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Article/Journal or magazine article</type><type>Article</type><type>Periodical</type><holdingsCount>2</holdingsCount><versionCount>6</versionCount><relevance score="0.0016581237">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> mainland and the absence of the most injurious pests especi ally the fox and <b>rabbit</b> This gives it a great advantage over manv similar reserves</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="View online via Biodiversity Heritage Library [ANU staff and students only]">https://anulib.anu.edu.au/tools/generic_revproxy.html?url=http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/title/14015</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://www.biodiversitylibrary.org/pagethumb/13853745</identifier></work><work id="1056628" url="/work/1056628"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/1056628</troveUrl><title>Stalky & Co. by Rudyard Kipling</title><contributor>Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936</contributor><issued>1899-2019</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Book/Large print</type><type>Microform</type><holdingsCount>52</holdingsCount><versionCount>67</versionCount><relevance score="0.002340335">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> combe after gorzy combe They took no heed to flying <b>rabbits</b> or fluttering fritillaries</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="Freading">http://www.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/MzM0NzM5MDM=</identifier></work><work id="7259332" url="/work/7259332"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/7259332</troveUrl><title>The master passion / Guy de Maupassant ; newly translated into English by Marjorie Laurie</title><contributor>Maupassant, Guy de, 1850-1893</contributor><issued>1894-2019</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>17</holdingsCount><versionCount>21</versionCount><relevance score="2.5535826E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> of dazzling <b>blue</b> a bright vista of limitless heights of azure across which passed flocks of birds in rapid flight</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown">http://toronto.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=A3E34126-0B96-477A-9297-D6A70384E815</identifier></work><work id="3093216" url="/work/3093216"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/3093216</troveUrl><title>The marriage of heaven and hell / [William Blake ; with an introduction and commentary by Sir Geoffrey Keynes]</title><contributor>Blake, William, 1757-1827</contributor><issued>1794-2019</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>57</holdingsCount><versionCount>31</versionCount><relevance score="6.1150035E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> that they may be a rod What is now proved was once only imagin'd The rat the mouse the fox the <b>rabbit</b> watch</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="ProQuest Ebook Central">http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=1716366</identifier></work><work id="21686780" url="/work/21686780"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/21686780</troveUrl><title>The Newcomes / William Makepeace Thackeray ; introduction by M.R. Ridley</title><contributor>Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863</contributor><issued>1800-2019</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Book/Braille</type><type>Microform</type><type>Periodical</type><holdingsCount>47</holdingsCount><versionCount>92</versionCount><relevance score="0.0011864707">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> at night and a desire for welsh <b>rabbits</b> and good old glee singing led us to the Cave of Harmony then kept by the celebrated Hoskins among</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="Link to The newcomes">https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ben/detail.action?docID=634136</identifier></work><work id="3596835" url="/work/3596835"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/3596835</troveUrl><title>Tono-Bungay / by H.G. Wells</title><contributor>Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946</contributor><issued>1900-2019</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Book/Braille</type><holdingsCount>55</holdingsCount><versionCount>55</versionCount><relevance score="0.0017036769">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> and perhaps raised our expectations unduly Afterwards <b>Rabbits</b> the butler came into my mother s room downstairs red</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="EBSCOhost">http://proxy.lib.siu.edu/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=2009748</identifier></work><work id="1033080" url="/work/1033080"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/1033080</troveUrl><title>Actions and reactions</title><contributor>Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936</contributor><issued>1909-2019</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Book/Braille</type><holdingsCount>30</holdingsCount><versionCount>29</versionCount><relevance score="9.1007893E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> with joy on the grass It was a slope of gap hedged fields possessed to their centres by clumps of brambles Gates were not and the <b>rabbit</b> mined cattle</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="Click for information on Adobe Reader version">http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID=4C36C952-00F8-4D39-9B7F-F70D5325873D&Format=50</identifier></work><work id="16412004" url="/work/16412004"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/16412004</troveUrl><title>The war in the air : and particularly how Mr. Bert Smallways fared while it lasted / by H. G. Wells ; with illustrations by A. C. Michael</title><contributor>Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946</contributor><issued>1900-2019</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Book/Braille</type><holdingsCount>31</holdingsCount><versionCount>38</versionCount><relevance score="3.4768338E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> that glittered in the morning and was a clear <b>blue</b> outline against</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="EBSCOhost">http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=905193</identifier></work><work id="9620666" url="/work/9620666"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/9620666</troveUrl><title>Under the greenwood tree / Thomas Hardy</title><contributor>Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928</contributor><issued>1872-2019</issued><type>Book</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Book/Large print</type><holdingsCount>41</holdingsCount><versionCount>41</versionCount><relevance score="9.248585E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> To be sure a did expect us to taste the little barrel beyond compare that he s going to tap Od <b>rabbit</b> it all Never heard</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="EBSCOhost">http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=847201</identifier></work><work id="6295725" url="/work/6295725"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/6295725</troveUrl><title>The history of Mr. Polly / H.G. Wells ; with an introduction by Frank Wells</title><contributor>Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946</contributor><issued>1900-2019</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Book/Braille</type><type>Periodical</type><holdingsCount>75</holdingsCount><versionCount>60</versionCount><relevance score="0.0010693605">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> of a sky that was <b>blue</b> because the wind was in the east he had come out in the hope of snatching something of the</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="EBSCOhost">http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=683763</identifier></work><work id="2006679" url="/work/2006679"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/2006679</troveUrl><title>Two on a tower / Thomas Hardy</title><contributor>Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928</contributor><issued>1882-2019</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Book/Braille</type><holdingsCount>55</holdingsCount><versionCount>48</versionCount><relevance score="9.88921E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> perhaps in the shooting season The rarity of human intrusion was evidenced by the mazes of <b>rabbit</b> runs</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="ProQuest Ebook Central">http://public.ebookcentral.proquest.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=737312</identifier></work><work id="10142577" url="/work/10142577"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/10142577</troveUrl><title>Ann Veronica / H.G. Wells</title><contributor>Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946</contributor><issued>1892-2019</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Audio book</type><holdingsCount>59</holdingsCount><versionCount>34</versionCount><relevance score="7.6713023E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> and called Mollie and returned to assume an attitude of authority on the hearthrug before the <b>blue</b> flames</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="EBSCOhost">http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=2011221</identifier></work><work id="447206" url="/work/447206"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/447206</troveUrl><title>The  light that failed / by Rudyard Kipling</title><contributor>Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936</contributor><issued>1890-2019</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Book/Large print</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Book/Braille</type><holdingsCount>57</holdingsCount><versionCount>94</versionCount><relevance score="0.0014650164">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet>. Stewart, J.M.  Kipling, 84

Livingston, F.V.M.  Kipling, 62 "Lippincott's no. 277"--Spine. Issued in <b>blue</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="Freading">http://www.freading.com/ebooks/details/r:download/MzI2MDIzODI=</identifier></work><work id="1266380" url="/work/1266380"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/1266380</troveUrl><title>Army life in a Black regiment / by Thomas Wentworth Higginson</title><contributor>Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911</contributor><issued>1870-2019</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Microform</type><holdingsCount>18</holdingsCount><versionCount>27</versionCount><relevance score="3.3715589E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> tion reaches The chilly sunshine and the pale <b>blue</b> river seem like New England but those alone</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="View Full Text">https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ucm/detail.action?docID=3151918</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