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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Louis, Jr.</contributor><issued>2018</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.0025218213">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="6052804" url="/work/6052804"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/6052804</troveUrl><title>Micah Clarke</title><contributor>Doyle, Arthur Conan, 1859-1930</contributor><issued>1889-2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Audio book</type><holdingsCount>4</holdingsCount><versionCount>14</versionCount><relevance score="1.086885E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> Of the Letter that came from the Lowlands Of the Horseman who rode from the West Of our Start for the Wars Of a Passage of Arms at the <b>Blue</b> Boar Of our Perilous</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" 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(LION)">http://proxy.library.cornell.edu/login?url=http://gateway.proquest.com/openurl?ctx_ver=Z39.88-2003&xri:pqil:res_ver=0.2&res_id=xri:lion&rft_id=xri:lion:ft:prose:Z001588722:0</identifier></work><work id="218846983" url="/work/218846983"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/218846983</troveUrl><title>Torn from the ear of night</title><contributor>GILLIAM, JIMMIE MARGARET</contributor><issued>2017</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.0011115295">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> Lay Bare My Heart -- The Wounded Girl -- Church Basement -- Untitled -- The <b>Rabbit</b> Trap -- Weep</snippet></work><work id="222000283" url="/work/222000283"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/222000283</troveUrl><title>Make your own farm animals : 35 projects for kids using everyday cardboard packaging</title><contributor>RADFORD, TRACEY</contributor><issued>2017</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.0014534834">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> generated contents note: Tools & Materials -- ch. 1 In the field -- Sneaky Sheep -- Ruby <b>Rabbit</b> -- True <b>Blue</b></snippet></work><work id="222000394" url="/work/222000394"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/222000394</troveUrl><title>Savage salads : Fierce flavors, filling power-ups</title><contributor>Gatto, Davide Del</contributor><issued>2016-2017</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.0010205221">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet>, green beans, poppy seeds -- <b>Rabbit</b> and leek terrine, green tomato chutney, frisee -- Red mullet</snippet></work><work id="224492788" url="/work/224492788"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/224492788</troveUrl><title>Armadillo world 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Sioux chef's indigenous kitchen / Sean Sherman ; with Beth Dooley</title><contributor>Sherman, Sean, 1974-</contributor><issued>2017</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="9.796947E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> healthful plates embrace venison and <b>rabbit</b>, river and lake trout, duck and quail, wild turkey, blueberries</snippet></work><work id="225104209" url="/work/225104209"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/225104209</troveUrl><title>Hose and iron : Selected poems</title><contributor>Kuzma, Greg</contributor><issued>2017</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="8.1312674E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> -- Italy -- David Ignatow/Kenneth Koch/Philip Levine -- <b>Rabbit</b> -- Aside from a D -- Dark -- Donald</snippet></work><work id="225103917" url="/work/225103917"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/225103917</troveUrl><title>Best wildflower hikes colorado : A guide to the area's greatest wildflower hiking adventures</title><contributor>KASSAR, CHRISTINE</contributor><issued>2017</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.0011264345">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> -- 3.<b>Rabbit</b> Ears Peak -- What's in a Name? -- 4.Green Mountain--Onahu Loop -- 5.East Inlet/Adams Falls</snippet></work><work id="225104552" url="/work/225104552"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/225104552</troveUrl><title>Blanket of raven feathers</title><contributor>SCHUG, LARRY</contributor><issued>2017</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.0043859035">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> Fill -- A Better Place to Die -- The Other Side of the Night -- Shell -- I Imagine <b>Rabbits</b> -- I Prepare</snippet></work><work id="198966057" url="/work/198966057"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/198966057</troveUrl><title>Afoot & afield San Diego County : a comprehensive hiking guide / Jerry Schad</title><contributor>Schad, Jerry</contributor><issued>2007-2017</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>2</versionCount><relevance score="4.269635E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> Rosa Mountains -- Trip 220 Peak 6,582 -- Trip 221 <b>Rabbit</b> Peak via Villager Peak -- Trip 222 Rattlesnake</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="EBSCOhost">http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=430615</identifier></work><work id="211644654" url="/work/211644654"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/211644654</troveUrl><title>Archaeology's footprints in the modern world / Michael Brian Schiffer</title><contributor>Schiffer, Michael B</contributor><issued>2017</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>2</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.0011378607">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> -- The pygmy <b>rabbit</b> and applied zooarchaeology -- Microbiota of the human gut and coprolites -- Furnishing</snippet></work><work id="40513336" url="/work/40513336"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/40513336</troveUrl><title>Real life.(LIFE)</title><contributor>Kite, Melissa</contributor><issued>2010-2017</issued><type>Article</type><type>Article/Journal or magazine article</type><type>Book</type><type>Book/Large print</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><isPartOf>Spectator</isPartOf><holdingsCount>18</holdingsCount><versionCount>200</versionCount><relevance score="0.16429207">limited relevance</relevance><snippet> services)(Column) Real life.(LIFE)(pet <b>rabbits</b>) Real life.(LIFE)(lifestyles) Real life.(LIFE)(boyfriend</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown">http://www.ulverscroft.com/images/thumbs/9781444818598.jpg</identifier></work><work id="227684169" url="/work/227684169"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/227684169</troveUrl><title>Nora and the little blue rabbit / Martin Berdahl Aamundsen, TSM crew</title><contributor>Aamundsen, Martin Berdahl</contributor><issued>2017</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>1</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.071852244">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet>Nora and the little <b>blue</b> <b>rabbit</b> / Martin Berdahl Aamundsen, TSM crew. GENERAL FICTION (CHILDREN'S</snippet></work><work id="227465070" url="/work/227465070"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/227465070</troveUrl><title>Moon flowers : poems / David Jaffin</title><contributor>Jaffin, David, 1937-</contributor><issued>2017</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="3.4389598E-4">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet>' -- Confessional (10) -- b).<b>Rabbit</b>' -- c).Bodied with -- d).Coral-reef -- e).Bosch must -- f).Those eerie -- g</snippet></work><work id="228189363" url="/work/228189363"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/228189363</troveUrl><title>Unleashing the healing power of animals : True stories about therapy animals - and what they do for us</title><contributor>Preece-Kelly, Dale</contributor><issued>2017</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>0</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="0.0017175495">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> -- The Corn Snake -- Picture Gallery -- 7.George -- The Hermann's Tortoise -- 8.Tinkerbell -- The <b>Rabbit</b> -- 9</snippet></work><work id="219820854" url="/work/219820854"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/219820854</troveUrl><title>Animal frequency : identify, attune, and connect to the energy of animals / Melissa Alvarez</title><contributor>Alvarez, Melissa</contributor><issued>2017</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>3</holdingsCount><versionCount>2</versionCount><relevance score="0.0010920446">vaguely relevant</relevance><snippet> -- Pig -- Pigeon -- Praying Mantis -- <b>Rabbit</b> -- Sheep -- Siamese Fighting Fish (Betta Fish) -- Silkworm</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="OverDrive">https://www.overdrive.com/search?q=D6384B44-03BF-4825-9238-9E8304C7581C</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