APIS provides the following technical notes for those interested in the process and standards used to create the UM-APIS database. We recommend that you first read the Notes About APIS Technical Details, then use the following links to download the various technical specifications used in the UM-APIS Database.
- Download the Filemaker Pro database template used for the UM-APIS Database. [May 30, 2006]
- List and Description of Fields
- Perl script for converting data to format required by APIS Central database.
Please see the release notes for important details.
[May 30, 2006]
- APIS Digital Imaging Documentation
- LC Subject Headings used by Michigan for APIS. Provided as an example of how LCSH can be applied to APIS materials. Not intended to be restrictive in any way.
- Implementation Notes, including historical technical information
- Partner Institutions