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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Smith</title><contributor>Smith, Anthony D., 1939-</contributor><issued>1971-1983</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>33</holdingsCount><versionCount>4</versionCount><relevance score="3.5815775">very relevant</relevance></work><work id="10518196" url="/work/10518196"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/10518196</troveUrl><title>The dynamics of creation / Anthony Storr</title><contributor>Storr, Anthony</contributor><issued>1972-1993</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>40</holdingsCount><versionCount>7</versionCount><relevance score="3.4819007">very relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/dynamicsofcreat000stor">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL22130683M</identifier></work><work id="37525905" url="/work/37525905"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/37525905</troveUrl><title>Frantic bloom : Anthony Breslin / Anthony Breslin</title><contributor>Breslin, Anthony</contributor><issued>2010</issued><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>26</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="3.4416883">very relevant</relevance></work><work id="27496775" url="/work/27496775"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/27496775</troveUrl><title>The Mason papers : selected articles and speeches by Sir Anthony Mason / Sir Anthony Mason ; editor, Geoffrey Lindell</title><contributor>Mason, Anthony, Sir, 1925-</contributor><issued>2007</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>59</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="3.4301057">very relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="Supplements">http://www.federationpress.com.au/bookstore/book.asp?isbn=9781862876521</identifier></work><work id="12381925" url="/work/12381925"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/12381925</troveUrl><title>Anthony Caro / Terry Fenton</title><contributor>Fenton, Terry</contributor><issued>1986</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>27</holdingsCount><versionCount>4</versionCount><relevance score="3.3699322">very relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/anthonycaro00fent">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL2739870M</identifier></work><work id="10759555" url="/work/10759555"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/10759555</troveUrl><title>Anthony Trollope / by P. D. Edwards</title><contributor>Edwards, P. D. (Peter David), 1931-</contributor><issued>1968-1969</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>23</holdingsCount><versionCount>3</versionCount><relevance score="3.238458">very relevant</relevance></work><work id="21520864" url="/work/21520864"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/21520864</troveUrl><title>Anthony Caro / [by] William Rubin</title><contributor>Rubin, William</contributor><issued>1975</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>40</holdingsCount><versionCount>3</versionCount><relevance score="3.2230895">very relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/anthonycaro00will">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL5058316M</identifier></work><work id="11186106" url="/work/11186106"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/11186106</troveUrl><title>To keep the ball rolling : the memoirs of Anthony Powell</title><contributor>Powell, Anthony, 1905-2000</contributor><issued>1976-1983</issued><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>32</holdingsCount><versionCount>5</versionCount><relevance score="3.1724362">very relevant</relevance></work><work id="6167638" url="/work/6167638"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/6167638</troveUrl><title>A clockwork orange / Anthony Burgess</title><contributor>Burgess, Anthony, 1917-1993</contributor><issued>1962-2013</issued><type>Book</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Book/Large print</type><holdingsCount>166</holdingsCount><versionCount>60</versionCount><relevance score="3.1296334">very relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="Image">http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/0044-1/{2C8C0FC1-D159-4ED9-A39F-334F1F70661D}Img100.jpg</identifier></work><work id="7339499" url="/work/7339499"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/7339499</troveUrl><title>National identity / Anthony Smith</title><contributor>Smith, Anthony, 1926-</contributor><issued>1991</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>40</holdingsCount><versionCount>5</versionCount><relevance score="3.1236033">very relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/nationalidentity00smit">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL19327687M</identifier></work><work id="15888926" url="/work/15888926"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/15888926</troveUrl><title>The Oxford illustrated history of Western philosophy / edited by Anthony Kenny</title><contributor>Kenny, Anthony, 1931-</contributor><issued>1994-2001</issued><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>78</holdingsCount><versionCount>6</versionCount><relevance score="3.0979521">very relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/oxfordhistoryofw00kenn">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL21562633M</identifier></work><work id="9652648" url="/work/9652648"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/9652648</troveUrl><title>The art of psychotherapy / Anthony Storr</title><contributor>Storr, Anthony</contributor><issued>1979-2012</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>36</holdingsCount><versionCount>9</versionCount><relevance score="3.017548">very relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="EBSCOhost">http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=512286</identifier></work><work id="6724706" url="/work/6724706"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/6724706</troveUrl><title>Family law / by Anthony Dickey</title><contributor>Dickey, Anthony, 1943-</contributor><issued>1985-2014</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>90</holdingsCount><versionCount>7</versionCount><relevance score="2.9894269">very relevant</relevance></work><work id="31715931" url="/work/31715931"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/31715931</troveUrl><title>Behind a velvet light trap : a filmmaker's journey from Cinesound to Cannes / Anthony Buckley</title><contributor>Buckley, Anthony, 1937-</contributor><issued>2009</issued><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>51</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="2.9893804">very relevant</relevance></work><work id="12649360" url="/work/12649360"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/12649360</troveUrl><title>Little Wilson and big God : being the first part of the confessions of Anthony Burgess</title><contributor>Burgess, Anthony, 1917-1993</contributor><issued>1987-2002</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>39</holdingsCount><versionCount>7</versionCount><relevance score="2.8764246">very relevant</relevance></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