U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science Office of Scientific and Technical Information

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Information Is Critical to Scientific Progress
Scientific Progress

Expertise
Research and Scholarship
Education
Learning and Workforce Development
Interoperability and operations
Cyberscience

Organizations
Universities, schools
Government labs, agencies
Research and Medical Centers
Libraries, Museums
Virtual Organizations
Communities

Scientific Instruments
Large Facilities, MREFCs, telescopes
Colliders, shake Tables
Sensor Arrays
- Ocean, environment, weather, buildings, climate. etc

Information
Databases, Data repositories
Collections and Libraries
Data Access; storage, navigation management, mining tools, curation, privacy

Networking
Campus, national, international networks
Research and experimental networks
End-to-end throughput
Cybersecurity

Software
Applications, middleware
Software development and support
Cybersecurity: access, authorization, authentication

Computational Resources
Supercomputers
Clouds, Grids, Clusters
Visualization
Compute services
Data Centers