Data Management at NPS

U.S. directives on open government, including public access to federally-funded research results.

What is Open Government?

United States Chief Technology Officer, Todd Park, and United States Chief Information Officer, Steven VanRoekel, discuss the importance of President Obama's executive order (# M13-13) to make government data 'open & accessible.'  [May 2013] (2:03 minutes).

U.S. Memoranda & Directives

Open government is a global initiative to promote transparency and public access to government-produced information.  President Obama mandated U.S. open government policies as his first official act.  U.S. policies are evolving and are displayed here for your convenience (most recent at top).