The NOAA Institutional Repository is a digital library of scientific literature and research produced by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Through curated collections researchers can access documents and materials related to specific areas of research. Additionally, full text and other search options make the entirety of the repository accessible to users. This repository is retained indefinitely available to researchers, academics and the general public. This repository has been created in fulfillment of the NOAA Plan for Increasing Public Access to Research Results (PARR) which was issued in response to the White House Office of Science and Technology (OSTP) Memorandum Increasing Access to the Results of Federally Funded Research issued 2013 February 22.
NOAA authored publications with one or more NOAA authors (federal, contractor or cooperative) or NOAA funded publications. The following types of NOAA research publications are required to be submitted to the IR:
NOAA Series Publications including:
NOAA authored/funded journal articles:
OneStop: A NOAA Data Search Platform for geophysical, oceans, coastal, weather and climate data discovery.
Send2NCEI (S2N): is an archiving tool that allows you to easily submit your data files and related documentation to the National Centers for Environmental Information for long term preservation, stewardship, and access.
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