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.

          <?xml version='1.0' encoding='UTF-8'?><response><query>piers anthony</query><zone name="book"><records s="0" n="20" total="823" next="/result?q=piers+anthony&zone=book&s=20"><work id="21878810" url="/work/21878810"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/21878810</troveUrl><title>Piers Anthony / Michael R. Collings</title><contributor>Collings, Michael R</contributor><issued>1983</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>3</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="31.456663">very relevant</relevance><snippet><b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b> / Michael R. Collings. Includes bibliographies and index. </snippet></work><work id="168493903" url="/work/168493903"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/168493903</troveUrl><title>Luck of the draw / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>2012-2013</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>42</holdingsCount><versionCount>5</versionCount><relevance score="20.57769">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Luck of the draw / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Luck of the draw <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b> Luck of the draw <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="Click here to search for similar authors using Fiction Connection">http://ezproxy.bayside.vic.gov.au/login?url=http://www.fictionconnection.com</identifier></work><work id="180376094" url="/work/180376094"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/180376094</troveUrl><title>Esrever Doom / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>2013-2014</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Map</type><holdingsCount>36</holdingsCount><versionCount>4</versionCount><relevance score="20.225199">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Esrever doom Esrever doom / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Esrever Doom / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. "<b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony's</b> 37th</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="Cover image">http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/366/9780765331366/image/lgcover.9780765331366.jpg</identifier></work><work id="20453682" url="/work/20453682"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/20453682</troveUrl><title>Stork naked / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>2006</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>32</holdingsCount><versionCount>2</versionCount><relevance score="19.062468">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Stork naked / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Stork naked <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b> [electronic resource] Stork naked <b>Piers</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/storknaked00anth">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL24743675M</identifier></work><work id="37806206" url="/work/37806206"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/37806206</troveUrl><title>Knot Gneiss / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>2010-2011</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>32</holdingsCount><versionCount>4</versionCount><relevance score="19.026293">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Knot Gneiss <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b> Knot Gneiss <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b> [electronic resource] Knot Gneiss / <b>Piers</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown">http://rbdigital.oneclickdigital.com</identifier></work><work id="36569717" url="/work/36569717"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/36569717</troveUrl><title>Climate of change / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>2010-2011</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>42</holdingsCount><versionCount>3</versionCount><relevance score="18.621426">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Climate of change / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Hero's dilemma -- Haven's curse -- Craft's strategy -- Rebel's</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown">http://rbdigital.oneclickdigital.com</identifier></work><work id="214294565" url="/work/214294565"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/214294565</troveUrl><title>Isis orb / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>1900-2016</issued><type>Book</type><type>Audio book</type><holdingsCount>31</holdingsCount><versionCount>4</versionCount><relevance score="17.335783">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Isis orb / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Online resource; title from title details screen (OverDrive, viewed</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted">http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ucm      /detail.action?docID=4660633</identifier></work><work id="151589683" url="/work/151589683"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/151589683</troveUrl><title>Well-tempered clavicle / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>2011-2012</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>32</holdingsCount><versionCount>3</versionCount><relevance score="16.945435">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Well-tempered clavicle <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b> Well-tempered clavicle / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Well-tempered clavicle</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="Image">http://images.contentreserve.com/ImageType-100/2390-1/{9D10EBC8-1803-4327-8020-07D04A7D709A}Img100.jpg</identifier></work><work id="31689327" url="/work/31689327"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/31689327</troveUrl><title>Jumper cable / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>2009-2010</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>27</holdingsCount><versionCount>4</versionCount><relevance score="16.894053">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Jumper cable <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. [electronic resource] Jumper cable / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Jumper cable <b>Piers</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="OverDrive (OEPUB)">http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={2C510483-C0A2-42B7-AE54-F6FC2D216CB1}&Format=810</identifier></work><work id="32143097" url="/work/32143097"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/32143097</troveUrl><title>Air apparent / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>2007-2008</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>25</holdingsCount><versionCount>4</versionCount><relevance score="16.880442">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Air apparent / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Air apparent <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b> Air apparent <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b> [electronic</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/airapparent00anth">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL24966594M</identifier></work><work id="13608876" url="/work/13608876"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/13608876</troveUrl><title>Bio of an ogre : the autobiography of Piers Anthony to age 50</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>1988-1989</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>9</holdingsCount><versionCount>3</versionCount><relevance score="16.853725">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Bio of an Ogre The Autobiography of <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b> to Age 50 Bio of an ogre : the autobiography of <b>Piers</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/bioofogre00pier">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL7524628M</identifier></work><work id="6164726" url="/work/6164726"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/6164726</troveUrl><title>Juxtaposition / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>1982-2014</issued><type>Book</type><type>Audio book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>18</holdingsCount><versionCount>11</versionCount><relevance score="16.08727">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Juxtaposition [electronic resource] / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Juxtaposition. Juxtaposition <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="MyiLibrary">http://www.myilibrary.com?id=435116</identifier></work><work id="191408711" url="/work/191408711"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/191408711</troveUrl><title>Five portraits : a novel of Xanth / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>2014-2015</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>25</holdingsCount><versionCount>5</versionCount><relevance score="14.970149">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Five portraits [electronic resource] / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Five portraits : a novel of Xanth / <b>Piers</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="OverDrive (Kindle)">http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={56AF3D59-5FBF-4C90-B11D-788E44067C09}&Format=420</identifier></work><work id="12973718" url="/work/12973718"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/12973718</troveUrl><title>Robot adept / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>1988-1998</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><type>Audio book</type><holdingsCount>16</holdingsCount><versionCount>8</versionCount><relevance score="14.123439">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Robot Adept by <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Hardcover Robot adept [sound recording] / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Robot Adept by <b>Piers</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/robotadept00anth">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL2389898M</identifier></work><work id="6552625" url="/work/6552625"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/6552625</troveUrl><title>Ogre, ogre / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>1982-2000</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>18</holdingsCount><versionCount>9</versionCount><relevance score="14.080007">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Ogre, ogre <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. [electronic resource] Ogre, ogre / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Ogre, ogre [electronic</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="MyiLibrary">http://www.myilibrary.com?id=439209</identifier></work><work id="22292356" url="/work/22292356"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/22292356</troveUrl><title>Centaur aisle / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>1981-2002</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>18</holdingsCount><versionCount>7</versionCount><relevance score="14.069843">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Centaur Aisle / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Centaur aisle. Centaur aisle <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Centaur aisle / <b>Piers</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="EBSCOhost">http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=733978</identifier></work><work id="24315457" url="/work/24315457"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/24315457</troveUrl><title>Letters to Jenny / Piers Anthony ; edited by Alan Riggs</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>1993-2014</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>8</holdingsCount><versionCount>4</versionCount><relevance score="13.773906">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Letters to Jenny [electronic resource]. Letters to Jenny / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b> ; edited by Alan Riggs</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="View Full Text">http://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/ucm/detail.action?docID=1799596</identifier></work><work id="6416177" url="/work/6416177"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/6416177</troveUrl><title>Out of Phaze / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>1987-1990</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>16</holdingsCount><versionCount>6</versionCount><relevance score="13.737187">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Out of Phaze by <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Hardcover Out of Phaze / by <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Out of Phaze by <b>Piers</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="Additional information and access via Open Library">https://openlibrary.org/books/OL2731358M</identifier></work><work id="16028350" url="/work/16028350"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/16028350</troveUrl><title>Earth / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>1967-1996</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>14</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="13.719217">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Earth / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Originally published: London: Panther, 1972. </snippet></work><work id="8022145" url="/work/8022145"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/8022145</troveUrl><title>Chaos mode / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>1993-2008</issued><type>Book</type><type>Audio book</type><holdingsCount>16</holdingsCount><versionCount>5</versionCount><relevance score="13.513349">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Chaos mode by <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. [electronic resource] Chaos mode <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b> ; read by Mark Winston</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="Click for information">http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={07724041-D52A-4B8C-A783-8E0CA9C33493}&Format=25</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