Newsletter for Office of Scientific and Technical Information

OSTI.gov Newsletter

Statistically Speaking:  OSTI by the Numbers

  • The DOE Information Bridge now has over 300,000 full-text DOE sponsored scientific and technical (STI) reports. While most of these are post-1991, there are over 84,000 reports published prior to 1990, including reports from DOE predecessor agencies.
  • The Energy Citations Database contains over 2.4 million citations and they are not just technical reports. ECD has over 1.4 million journal articles, including 344,000 articles with DOIs. ECD contains STI from DOE and DOE predecessor agencies, plus energy-related publications of interest to DOE.
  • DOepatents has over 27,000 patents resulting from DOE-sponsored research and development.
  • The E-Print Network searches over 5.5 million e-prints, over 35,000 websites, over 3,100 scholarly societies, and over 50 databases in basic and applied sciences.
  • The Energy Science and Technology Software Center (ESTSC) distributes over 1,300 scientific and technical software packages developed by DOE contractors, national laboratories, and other facilities.
  • ScienceCinema has over 2,600 science and technology related videos for your viewing pleasure, highlighting leading-edge research from the U.S. Department of Energy as well as the European Organization for Nuclear Research (CERN).
  • DOE R&D Accomplishments has 450 specially-selected documents dealing with accomplishments that have had significant economic impact, have improved people’s lives, or have been widely recognized as a remarkable advance in science. There are also 95 feature pages, 75 of which provide information about Nobel-winning researchers associated with DOE or DOE predecessors.
  • Science Conference Proceedings provides access to science and technology conference proceedings and conference papers from 16 scholarly societies, institutes and agencies.
  • Science.gov searches 55 databases and over 2100 selected websites from 13 federal science agencies, offering 200 million pages of authoritative U.S. government science information.
  • WorldWideScience.org lets you search 83 collections from over 70 countries in 9 different languages. WWS is a global science gateway comprised of national and international scientific databases and portals.