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

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OSTI, through federated search, ensures access to non-Googleable science


Volume of Content Made Searchable by OSTI

WorldWideScience.org:
400,000,000 pages of Global Scientific and Technical Information (STI)
These web-available pages would fill 62,000 traditional 2-feet deep file drawers.

Science.gov:
200,000,000 pages of U.S. Government STI
These web-available pages would fill 33,000 traditional 2-feet deep file drawers.

STIP Collection:
11,400,000 pages of U.S. Department of Energy STI
These web-available pages would fill 1,900 traditional 2-feet deep file drawers.

Amount of Data Transferred in FY08: 9.95 terabytes

Through OSTI products, librarians, researchers and the public can access a science page count comparable to, but not duplicative of, Google's entire science content