NPS Focus Digital Library and Research Station

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Scope: National. NPS Focus Digital Library and Research Station information system manages images and archives of images as well as documents described by linked metadata and provides cross-repository searching of library catalogs within and external to the NPS. The NPS Focus system is composed of two separate but integrated subsystems: * The NPS Focus Digital Library is a digital resource metadata and file management system. It can be used to store images and documents for search and display through the NPS Focus GUI or as a web service to other systems. * NPS Focus Research Station provides a portal to search across numerous NPS systems including its own digital library of images and documents.

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Dataset Summary

  • Date Released: 2003
  • Date Updated: 20090529
  • Time Period: This is an ongoing, accumulative information system covering time intervals for 390+ parks and the NPS itself.
  • Data Category Type: Raw Data Catalog
  • Frequency: Daily
  • Specialized Data Category Designation: Other

Contributing Agency Information

  • Citation: NPS Focus Information System, Resource Information Services Division, National Information Systems Center, Office of the Chief Information Officer, National Park Service,
  • Agency Program Page: Resource Information Management Division
  • Agency Data Series Page: No external landing page – use Internal landing page is

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Public Domain (Government Work)

This dataset was prepared by the government and is therefore in the public domain. There are no restrictions upon its use.