NISTIR 8278, National Online Informative References (OLIR) Program: Program Overview and OLIR Uses, describes the OLIR Program, what OLIRs are, what benefits they provide, how anyone can search and access OLIRs, and how subject matter experts can contribute OLIRs. This report includes:
NISTIR 8278A, National Online Informative References (OLIR) Program: Submission Guidance for OLIR Developers, replaces NISTIR 8204. The primary focus of NISTIR 8278A is to instruct Developers on how to complete the OLIR Focal Document spreadsheet when submitting an Informative Reference to NIST for inclusion in the OLIR Catalog. This report includes:
Both publications are based on feedback received from early adopters as well as discussions at the December 2019 OLIR workshop.