Institutional Repository Submission FAQs

The NOAA Institutional Repository was established in 2015 and went live in January 2017. It is managed by the NOAA Central Library, as per the NOAA PARR Plan, and serves as a digital collection of all NOAA authored and funded publications. To date the NOAA IR has:

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Starting in 2019 the NOAA Central Library began producing a report detailing all activities related tot he further development and promotion of the NOAA IR. Information on system developments, partnerships, and outreach efforts are included. Additionally, the Library provides metrics including pageviews and downloads; DOI assigned by the NOAA IR; total submissions and  uploads to the NOAA IR; and NOAA's compliance rate, as reported to the White House's Office of Science and Technology Policy.