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What is Trove and how can I use it?

Trove is a free online discovery service focused on Australia, Australians, and items found in Australian collecting institutions. It is a “one-stop shop” that incorporates the Library's existing multiple discovery services, plus digitised material freely available online anywhere in the world.

You can find information about resources collected by Australia's cultural and research institutions, such as:

  • books, theses, reports, research articles, raw data sets, book chapters, conference proceedings as well as papers and records

  • maps and audio-visual materials including photographs, artworks, postcards, videos, musical sound, sheet music and sound recordings of interview

  • the full-text of major Australian newspapers, from 1803 to 1954

  • copies of selected Australian websites which may no longer be available online or in their original form

  • people and organisations

For more information see the About Trove and Trove help centre webpages.

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Last update: 2015-01-29 10:51
Author: General Reference Enquiry