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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1940-</contributor><issued>2002-2017</issued><type>Audio book</type><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Book/Braille</type><holdingsCount>75</holdingsCount><versionCount>14</versionCount><relevance score="4.653835">very relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="Mel">Ftp:\\Aurora\A60050</identifier></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>140</holdingsCount><versionCount>58</versionCount><relevance score="4.5135546">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="17668746" url="/work/17668746"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/17668746</troveUrl><title>Young digger / Anthony Hill</title><contributor>Hill, Anthony, 1942-</contributor><issued>2002-2017</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Map</type><type>Book/Large print</type><holdingsCount>120</holdingsCount><versionCount>11</versionCount><relevance score="4.47325">very relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="Excerpt">http://excerpts.cdn.overdrive.com/FormatType-410/4039-1/09F/910/4F/YoungDigger9781742283418.epub</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-349387552-t</identifier></work><work id="38268903" url="/work/38268903"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/38268903</troveUrl><title>When horse became saw / Anthony Macris</title><contributor>Macris, Anthony, 1962-</contributor><issued>2011</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>90</holdingsCount><versionCount>2</versionCount><relevance score="4.4086723">very relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-349585335-t</identifier></work><work id="12626673" url="/work/12626673"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/12626673</troveUrl><title>Willy the wimp / Anthony Browne</title><contributor>Browne, Anthony, 1946-</contributor><issued>1984-2014</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Book/Braille</type><holdingsCount>102</holdingsCount><versionCount>15</versionCount><relevance score="4.1199603">very relevant</relevance></work><work id="21847144" url="/work/21847144"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/21847144</troveUrl><title>Wittgenstein / Anthony Kenny</title><contributor>Kenny, Anthony, 1931-</contributor><issued>1973-2006</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>45</holdingsCount><versionCount>7</versionCount><relevance score="3.9697716">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=181730</identifier></work><work id="5734452" url="/work/5734452"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/5734452</troveUrl><title>A contemporary critique of historical materialism / Anthony Giddens</title><contributor>Giddens, Anthony</contributor><issued>1981-2017</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>51</holdingsCount><versionCount>17</versionCount><relevance score="3.9415376">very relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/contemporarycrit00gidd">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL21214727M</identifier></work><work id="1143700" url="/work/1143700"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/1143700</troveUrl><title>An autobiography / by Anthony Trollope</title><contributor>Trollope, Anthony, 1815-1882</contributor><issued>1878-2014</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Article</type><holdingsCount>60</holdingsCount><versionCount>81</versionCount><relevance score="3.881627">very relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="v.01">http://hdl.handle.net/2027/uc2.ark:/13960/t73t9hx2m</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">https://library.biblioboard.com/ext/api/media/d411386e-801a-411b-81b8-c63ab57fa09b/assets/thumbnail.jpg</identifier></work><work id="6356874" url="/work/6356874"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/6356874</troveUrl><title>Harrison's Principles of internal medicine</title><contributor>Harrison, Tinsley Randolph, 1900-1978</contributor><issued>1950-2018</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Video</type><holdingsCount>163</holdingsCount><versionCount>75</versionCount><relevance score="3.8769646">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=136194</identifier></work><work id="5931176" url="/work/5931176"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/5931176</troveUrl><title>The warden / Anthony Trollope</title><contributor>Trollope, Anthony, 1815-1882</contributor><issued>1855-2016</issued><type>Book</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Book/Large print</type><type>Book/Braille</type><holdingsCount>112</holdingsCount><versionCount>148</versionCount><relevance score="3.8709416">very relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted">http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/illcencol-ebooks/detail.action?docID=4605293</identifier></work><work id="26349496" url="/work/26349496"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/26349496</troveUrl><title>The home fires / Anthony Splivalo</title><contributor>Splivalo, Anthony, 1898-</contributor><issued>1982</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>42</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="3.8557305">very relevant</relevance></work><work id="11515184" url="/work/11515184"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/11515184</troveUrl><title>Sociology / Anthony Giddens ; with the assistance of Karen Birdsall</title><contributor>Giddens, Anthony</contributor><issued>1989-2009</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>104</holdingsCount><versionCount>7</versionCount><relevance score="3.8224537">very relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="Sociology">http://digitool.hbz-nrw.de:1801/webclient/DeliveryManager?pid=1227586&custom%5Fatt%5F2=simple%5Fviewer</identifier></work><work id="228223427" url="/work/228223427"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/228223427</troveUrl><title>The word is murder / Anthony Horowitz</title><contributor>Horowitz, Anthony, 1955-</contributor><issued>2017</issued><type>Book</type><type>Audio book</type><holdingsCount>62</holdingsCount><versionCount>4</versionCount><relevance score="3.7902334">very relevant</relevance></work><work id="35758465" url="/work/35758465"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/35758465</troveUrl><title>Letters home : to mother from Gallipoli and beyond : diaries and letters of Sapper Hubert Anthony / edited by Doug and Margot Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Hubert Lawrence (Larry), 1897-1957</contributor><issued>2009</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>69</holdingsCount><versionCount>2</versionCount><relevance score="3.774139">very relevant</relevance></work><work id="7162126" url="/work/7162126"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/7162126</troveUrl><title>Theories of nationalism / [by] Anthony D. Smith</title><contributor>Smith, Anthony D., 1939-</contributor><issued>1971-1983</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>33</holdingsCount><versionCount>4</versionCount><relevance score="3.7601051">very relevant</relevance></work><work id="20346061" url="/work/20346061"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/20346061</troveUrl><title>Silly Billy / Anthony Browne</title><contributor>Browne, Anthony, 1946-</contributor><issued>2006-2007</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>95</holdingsCount><versionCount>5</versionCount><relevance score="3.7538204">very relevant</relevance></work><work id="31873839" url="/work/31873839"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/31873839</troveUrl><title>Television : an international history / edited by Anthony Smith</title><contributor>Smith, Anthony, 1938-</contributor><issued>1995-1998</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>73</holdingsCount><versionCount>4</versionCount><relevance score="3.7256703">very relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/isbn_9780198159285">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL696649M</identifier></work><work id="8945935" url="/work/8945935"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/8945935</troveUrl><title>The newspaper : an international history / Anthony Smith</title><contributor>Smith, Anthony, 1938-</contributor><issued>1979</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>44</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="3.7182822">very relevant</relevance></work><work id="6083212" url="/work/6083212"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/6083212</troveUrl><title>Australia and New Zealand. by Anthony Trollope</title><contributor>Trollope, Anthony, 1815-1882</contributor><issued>1870-2013</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>67</holdingsCount><versionCount>36</versionCount><relevance score="3.7156725">very relevant</relevance><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="Cambridge Books Online">http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/CBO9781107338128</identifier><identifier type="url" linktype="thumbnail">http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-114621520-t</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