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NPS Focus Digital and Research Collections

NPS Research Collections
Civil War Bibliography
A bibliography of over 3,000 books and articles on the U.S. Civil War
Cultural Resources Bibliography (testbed)
A bibliography of about 12,000 records covering architecture, archeology, and other cultural topics. This copy of the database has not been updated in 7+ years.
Denver Service Center E-TIC catalog
Over 200,000 records for architectural and engineering drawings, management reports, and other documents that are managed by the NPS Technical Information Center.
Directory - NPS Collections, Services
A record for every library collection in the National Park Service including a description of the featured subjects covered in the collection.
GIS - Geospatial data sets
Records for data sets available to the public that cover a wide range of subjects in natural resources and cultural resources including park boundaries, park structures, water, geology, soil, and wildlife. All of these records are also available through a separate site NR-GIS Metadata and Data Store
NatureBib (testbed)
A testbed of a much larger bibliography containing citations for books, articles, and other media that describe natural resources in national parks.
NPS Courier journal index
Records for articles that appeared in the journal NPS Courier (1977-1993) that cover news about people and events in the National Park Service. Index compiled by NPS librarian David Nathanson using original journals housed at the Harpers Ferry Center (W.V.)
NPS Digital Library Collections
The NPS Digital Library is one of many databases accessible through the NPS Focus Digital Library and Research Station. Unlike the others, thumbnails for digital images, documents and drawings are included in every record and can be used to retrieve the digital resources. For more about the sub-collections in the NPS Digital Library see Program Collections that span multiple parks or Featured Park Collections
NPS Voyager Library Catalog
Catalog of over 150,000 books, reports, journals, and other media housed in National Park Service library collections. For more info on the catalog and services to the public, please see NPS Library Program.
NPS.gov (the NPS Web site)
A record for each of the over 200,000 Web pages in the NPS Web space. Records are harvested quarterly using a Web crawler and include the first 2,000 characters on each Web page.

Research Collections from Other Government Agencies and Universities
Other Federal Image Collections
A Web crawler or Harvester tool has pulled and created records for digital images from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Photo Library, National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) digital collections and the subject pages from the Library of Congress American Memory digital collections. Each record has a link back to the original Web page. Records are harvested twice a year and include the first 2,000 characters on each Web page.
State Parks Web Sites
Includes a record for every Web page on every State Park Web space. Each record has a link back to the State park Web page. Records are harvested twice a year using a Web crawler and include the first 2,000 characters on each Web page.
Center for Research Libraries
Library catalog with millions of records for books, journals and more.

To obtain a copy of any resource found here, please check with your local library.

Everglades Online
Bibliography with thousands of citations for books, journals, etc. relevant to the study of the Florida Everglades.

To obtain a copy of any resource found here, please check with your local library.

Getty Center for Art/Humanities
Library catalog with millions of records for books, journals and more.

To obtain a copy of any resource found here, please check with your local library.

Library of Congress
Library catalog with millions of records for books, journals and more.

To obtain a copy of any resource found here, please check with your local library.

North Carolina State University Library
Library catalog with millions of records for books, journals and more.

To obtain a copy of any resource found here, please check with your local library.

University of Arizona Library
Library catalog with millions of records for books, journals and more.

To obtain a copy of any resource found here, please check with your local library.

University of Colorado, Boulder Library
Library catalog with millions of records for books, journals and more.

To obtain a copy of any resource found here, please check with your local library.

University of Wisconsin, Madison Library
Library catalog with millions of records for books, journals and more.

To obtain a copy of any resource found here, please check with your local library.

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