OSTIblog Articles in the osti Topic

The Role of Federated Search at OSTI

by Sol Lederman 19 Feb, 2008 in Technology

Federated search is very much at the heart of OSTI's ability to realize its mission.

Related Topics: federated search, osti, Science Accelerator, Science.gov, WorldWideScience.org (WWS)


Mixing Science.gov, Coffee, and a Laptop

by Cathey Daniels 05 Dec, 2007 in Personal Perspectives


Yesterday my son had an emergency appendectomy - these days a pretty routine procedure. But far from routine was the array of drugs offered to get him through the long night ahead.

Related Topics: medical information, osti, Science.gov


Naming the First World Wide Science Gateway

by Kristin Bingham 16 Nov, 2007 in Personal Perspectives

In 2005, the idea of creating a global science gateway for the web was conceived at OSTI.  It would make the best collections of scientific information from nations around the world act as if they were a single enormous collection.  It would be searchable via a single query, and it would be available at no cost to anyone anywhere with web access. 

Related Topics: osti, WorldWideScience.org (WWS)