Explore. Research. Uncover.

A treasure trove of national cultural artefacts, curiosities and stories from Australia's recent and distant past.

About Trove

The building blocks of Trove are the amazing collections from Australian libraries, universities, museums, galleries and archives. Whether you are tracing your family history, doing professional research, reading for pleasure, teaching or studying, Trove can help.

Key resources available in Trove

  • Newspapers
    Search and view digitised newspapers from 1800 forward.
  • Books
    Locate books in the collections of libraries throughout Australia.
  • Historical Photos
    View image collected from many of Australia's major cultural institutions.
  • Biographies
    Read about significant people and organisations
  • More
    Explore sound & video clips, maps, diaries, letters, archives and more...