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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Maine","contributor":["Maine, R"],"issued":1966,"type":["Book\/Illustrated","Book","Thesis"],"holdingsCount":7,"versionCount":2,"relevance":{"score":"229.51729","value":"very relevant"},"snippet":"Automatic numerical <b>weather<\/b> analysis for the Australian region \/"},{"id":"6894528","url":"\/work\/6894528","troveUrl":"https:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/6894528","title":"Benign weather modification \/ Barry B. 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Skamarock","contributor":["Skamarock, William C"],"issued":1988,"type":["Thesis"],"holdingsCount":1,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"189.38188","value":"very relevant"},"snippet":"Adaptive grid refinement for numerical <b>weather<\/b> prediction \/"},{"id":"21407079","url":"\/work\/21407079","troveUrl":"https:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/21407079","title":"Data gather for a weather monitoring system \/ by Stephen Myers","contributor":["Myers, Stephen"],"issued":1982,"type":["Thesis"],"holdingsCount":0,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"186.3507","value":"very relevant"},"snippet":"Data gather for a <b>weather<\/b> monitoring system \/"},{"id":"21329939","url":"\/work\/21329939","troveUrl":"https:\/\/trove.nla.gov.au\/work\/21329939","title":"Development of a long-range weather forecast system \/ Neville Nicholls","contributor":["Nicholls, N. (Neville)"],"issued":1982,"type":["Thesis"],"holdingsCount":2,"versionCount":1,"relevance":{"score":"185.09164","value":"very relevant"},"snippet":"Development of a long-range <b>weather<\/b> forecast system \/"}]}}]}}
        

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)
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/result?q=wragge&zone=all
  • zone: all
  • q (query): wragge
  • encoding: json
  • n (number of results): 50
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/result?q=wragge&zone=all&encoding=json&n=50
  • zone: all
  • q (query): nuc:ANL (contributor id)
  • encoding: json
  • n (number of results): 50
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/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)
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/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)
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/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)
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/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
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/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)
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/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)
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/result?q=weather&zone=book&encoding=json&l-format=Thesis
  • zone: book
  • q (query): weather
  • encoding: json
  • facet: format
  • n (number of results): 0
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/result?q=weather&zone=book&encoding=json&facet=format&n=0
  • zone: list
  • q (query): war memorials
  • encoding: json
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/result?q=war memorials&zone=list&encoding=json

Get record

Parameters url
  • type: newspaper
  • article id: 41697877
  • reclevel: full
  • encoding: json
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/newspaper/41697877?encoding=json&reclevel=full
  • type: newspaper
  • article id: 146871507
  • reclevel: full
  • include: articletext
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/newspaper/41697877?reclevel=full&include=articletext
  • type: work
  • article id: 36904481
  • reclevel: full
  • encoding: json
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/work/36904481?encoding=json&reclevel=full
  • type: work
  • article id: 34769014
  • reclevel: full
  • include: workVersions,holdings
  • encoding: json
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/work/34769014?encoding=json&include=workVersions,holdings&reclevel=full
  • type: list
  • list id: 1442
  • reclevel: full
  • include: listItems
  • encoding: json
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/list/1442?encoding=json&reclevel=full&include=listItems

List/get newspaper titles

Parameters url
  • state: vic
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/newspaper/titles?state=vic
  • title id: 35
  • encoding: json
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/newspaper/title/35?encoding=json
  • title id: 35
  • include: years
  • encoding: json
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/newspaper/title/35?encoding=json&include=years

List/get Trove contributors

Parameters url
  • encoding: json
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/contributor?encoding=json
  • NUC identifier: ANL
  • reclevel: full
  • encoding: json
https://api.trove.nla.gov.au/v2/contributor/ANL?encoding=json&reclevel=full