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


Much of science is non-Googleable

The Deep Web is Huge
Surface Web Deep Web
Most STI is in databases in the Deep Web
– govenment databases
– journals

In fact, the vast majority of science information is in databases within the deep web – or the non-Googleable web – where popular search engines cannot go

We in the information business need to recognize this gap between availability and need, and seize the opportunity to …

Provide science information consumers with better tools