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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Olson"],"issued":"2010-2012","type":["Thesis"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"0.059362777","value":"vaguely relevant"},"identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/hdl.handle.net\/1885\/8894"}]},{"id":"179080693","url":"\/work\/179080693","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/179080693","title":"From ethnography to expert testimony in three native title claims","contributor":["Burke, Paul"],"issued":"2005-2013","type":["Thesis"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"0.059362777","value":"vaguely relevant"},"identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"unknown","value":"http:\/\/hdl.handle.net\/1885\/9905"}]},{"id":"182051995","url":"\/work\/182051995","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/182051995","title":"Desert camps: a study of stone artefacts and Aboriginal behaviour in the Western Desert","contributor":["Cane, Scott"],"issued":"1984-2013","type":["Thesis"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"0.059362777","value":"vaguely relevant"},"identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"unknown","value":"http:\/\/hdl.handle.net\/1885\/10148"}]},{"id":"187177719","url":"\/work\/187177719","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/187177719","title":"Caucus as an instrument for determining the policy and tactics of the federal parliamentary Labor Party in the Commonwealth Parliament 1901 - 1960","contributor":["Beazley, Kim E"],"issued":"1967-2013","type":["Thesis"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"0.059362777","value":"vaguely relevant"},"identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"unknown","value":"http:\/\/hdl.handle.net\/1885\/10751"}]},{"id":"201857050","url":"\/work\/201857050","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/201857050","title":"A study of photoproton reactions in heavy nuclei","contributor":["Taylor, Raymond Booth"],"issued":"1961-2015","type":["Thesis"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"0.059362777","value":"vaguely relevant"},"identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/hdl.handle.net\/1885\/95107"}]},{"id":"187280077","url":"\/work\/187280077","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/187280077","title":"A description of the Emmi languagge of the Northern Territory of Australia","contributor":["Ford, Lysbeth Julie"],"issued":"1998-2013","type":["Thesis"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"0.059362777","value":"vaguely relevant"},"identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"unknown","value":"http:\/\/hdl.handle.net\/1885\/10796"}]},{"id":"3596629","url":"\/work\/3596629","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/3596629","title":"Where the clouds stand : Australian Aboriginal relationships to water, place, and the marine environment in Blue Mud Bay, Northern Territory \/ Marcus Barber","contributor":["Barber, Marcus"],"issued":"2005-2013","type":["Thesis"],"holdingsCount":4,"versionCount":4,"relevance":{"score":"0.059362777","value":"vaguely relevant"},"identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"unknown","linktext":"View online","value":"http:\/\/hdl.handle.net\/1885\/9708"}]},{"id":"3757467","url":"\/work\/3757467","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/3757467","title":"The fiddler crab claw-waving display: An analysis of the structure and function of a movement-based visual signal","contributor":["How, Martin John"],"issued":"2004-2011","type":["Thesis"],"holdingsCount":2,"versionCount":2,"relevance":{"score":"0.059362777","value":"vaguely relevant"},"identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"fulltext","value":"http:\/\/digitalcollections.anu.edu.au\/handle\/1885\/49333"}]},{"id":"3759385","url":"\/work\/3759385","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/3759385","title":"Camera Motion Estimation for Multi-Camera Systems","contributor":["Kim, Jae-Hak"],"issued":"2008-2011","type":["Thesis"],"holdingsCount":2,"versionCount":2,"relevance":{"score":"0.059362777","value":"vaguely relevant"},"identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"unknown","linktext":"View thesis entry in Australian Digital Theses Program","value":"http:\/\/thesis.anu.edu.au\/public\/adt-ANU20081211.011120\/index.html"}]},{"id":"3759753","url":"\/work\/3759753","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/3759753","title":"Dynamical Subgrid-scale Parameterizations for Quasigeostrophic Flows using Direct Numerical Simulations","contributor":["Zidikheri, Meelis Juma"],"issued":"2007-2011","type":["Thesis"],"holdingsCount":2,"versionCount":2,"relevance":{"score":"0.059362777","value":"vaguely relevant"},"identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"unknown","linktext":"View thesis entry in Australian Digital 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Andrew"],"issued":"2003-2011","type":["Thesis"],"holdingsCount":2,"versionCount":2,"relevance":{"score":"0.059362777","value":"vaguely relevant"},"identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"unknown","linktext":"View online","value":"http:\/\/hdl.handle.net\/1885\/48193"}]},{"id":"3762455","url":"\/work\/3762455","troveUrl":"http:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/3762455","title":"Making Our Freedom : Feminism and ethics from Beauvoir to Foucault","contributor":["Sybylla, Roe"],"issued":"1996-2011","type":["Thesis"],"holdingsCount":2,"versionCount":2,"relevance":{"score":"0.059362777","value":"vaguely relevant"},"identifier":[{"type":"url","linktype":"unknown","linktext":"View online","value":"http:\/\/hdl.handle.net\/1885\/48206"}]}]}}]}}
        

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