Here you will find background, guidance, and more to ensure that DOE-funded STI is appropriately managed and preserved to support scientific research now and in the future.
STI products should be provided to OSTI in electronic format, preferably in Portable Document Format (PDF) Searchable; however, certain other electronic formats are acceptable:
As technologies evolve, the list of acceptable electronic formats will be revised and updated.
The following table lists the acceptable electronic formats and usage guidance.
|Format||Means for Providing STI to OSTI|
|Site Hosts STI||Site Uploads STI.|
|HTML*||Site will provide URL to OSTI for unclassified unlimited products.|
|Microsoft Word (5.0 or greater)*||Must be uploaded. Only applicable to AN 241.3.|
|PDF Searchable||Acceptable. Site will provide URL to OSTI for unclassified unlimited products.|
|PDF Non-searchable||Must be uploaded.|