Welcome to the OpenSky Services Landing Page. Below are the services and endpoints available on this host.
A REST search service API that supports solr query syntax
The OSWS search service underlies many of the tools and apps described on this page.
Here is an example request http://osws.ucar.edu/service/search/v1?q=any_field:climate - Click the link to see what a OSWS response looks like.
To learn more, see OSWS API documentation
A graphical interface for interacting with the OSWS API
A query-builder supports construction of complex queries. Queries can be annotated, edited and shared. Search Results provide access to underlying data and indexes, including MODS, foxml, solr, and openSky
To learn more, see OSWS Explorer
Supports searching and reporting over OpenSky research collections
Another osws service client with a graphical interface, the admin reporting tool has a query-builder tool similar to the Explorer, but oriented toward administrative searching needs and emphasizing collaboration and peer review metadata. The Admin Reporting tool creates formatted citation lists for search results, and downloads lists as Word documents.
A cataloging aid that searches UCAR PeopleDB to find the affiliation of UCAR employees
Accepts user uploads to OpenSky repository
Part of OpenSky Website, this tool allows them to upload documents and metadata for inclusion in the repository
Used in the ingest process to assign ARK identifiers to OpenSky resources
Comming soon ...
Provides formatted bibliographic citations (as HTML) for OpenSky resources
Supports the Admin Reporting tool to include formatted biblioraphic citations in reports
To see a simple response, click here