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="745" 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="31.989317">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>43</holdingsCount><versionCount>5</versionCount><relevance score="21.280802">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="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/luckofdraw00anth">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL25367515M</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>37</holdingsCount><versionCount>3</versionCount><relevance score="19.703613">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="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="19.69453">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>34</holdingsCount><versionCount>4</versionCount><relevance score="19.657696">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="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>31</holdingsCount><versionCount>4</versionCount><relevance score="19.647816">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Jumper cable / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Jumper cable <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. [electronic resource] 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="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="19.213587">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Climate of change / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. "A powerful and passionate saga of human history"--Cover</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown">http://rbdigital.oneclickdigital.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>34</holdingsCount><versionCount>3</versionCount><relevance score="19.106733">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="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>29</holdingsCount><versionCount>4</versionCount><relevance score="17.913845">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" linktext="EBSCOhost">http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1346675</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="17.510221">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="17.130884">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="29782142" url="/work/29782142"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/29782142</troveUrl><title>Pet peeve / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>2005-2006</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>19</holdingsCount><versionCount>3</versionCount><relevance score="15.842892">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Pet Peeve by <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Paperback Pet Peeve by <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Pet peeve / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Pet</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="fulltext" linktext="Direct link to full text: http://openlibrary.org/details/petpeeve00anth">http://openlibrary.org/books/OL3421362M</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>8</versionCount><relevance score="15.8163">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="18832046" url="/work/18832046"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/18832046</troveUrl><title>Bearing an hourglass / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>1983-1996</issued><type>Book</type><type>Audio book</type><holdingsCount>22</holdingsCount><versionCount>10</versionCount><relevance score="15.656804">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Bearing an hourglass <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b> [electronic resource] Bearing an hourglass <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="EBSCOhost">http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=733019</identifier></work><work id="17470931" url="/work/17470931"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/17470931</troveUrl><title>How precious was that while : an autobiography / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>2001-2011</issued><type>Book</type><holdingsCount>7</holdingsCount><versionCount>3</versionCount><relevance score="14.902917">very relevant</relevance><snippet>How precious was that while : an autobiography / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. "<b>Anthony</b> chronicles his lonely</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown" linktext="OverDrive (OEPUB)">http://www.contentreserve.com/TitleInfo.asp?ID={BADF60C0-5BFF-4F86-8B85-25EEBA6DC9DF}&Format=810</identifier></work><work id="11261645" url="/work/11261645"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/11261645</troveUrl><title>Currant events / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>2004</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>15</holdingsCount><versionCount>1</versionCount><relevance score="14.702244">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Currant events / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Clio -- Dragon world -- Drew & Drusie -- Dragon net -- Three curses</snippet></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="14.5771675">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="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>16</holdingsCount><versionCount>9</versionCount><relevance score="14.367326">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Juxtaposition / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Juxtaposition [sound recording] / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Juxtaposition</snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="restricted" linktext="MyiLibrary">http://www.myilibrary.com?id=435116</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>15</holdingsCount><versionCount>5</versionCount><relevance score="14.280301">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="HathiTrust Digital Library, Limited view (search only)">http://catalog.hathitrust.org/api/volumes/oclc/14588877.html</identifier></work><work id="25132810" url="/work/25132810"><troveUrl>http://trove.nla.gov.au/work/25132810</troveUrl><title>Two to the fifth / Piers Anthony</title><contributor>Anthony, Piers</contributor><issued>2008-2009</issued><type>Book</type><type>Book/Illustrated</type><holdingsCount>26</holdingsCount><versionCount>4</versionCount><relevance score="14.200682">very relevant</relevance><snippet>Two to the fifth <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Two to the fifth / <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b>. Two to the fifth <b>Piers</b> <b>Anthony</b></snippet><identifier type="url" linktype="unknown">http://rbdigital.oneclickdigital.com</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