2018 STIP Working Meeting

STIP and the DOE National Laboratory Library Coalition (NLLC) are combining efforts and the STIP / NLLC meetings will be held the week of April 16 – April 20 at Jefferson Lab in Newport News, VA.

Meeting information can be found at https://www.jlab.org/conferences/stip2018/index.html

STI-Related Standards

The following standards provide information on recommended practices as well as guidance for Departmental elements and others in the preparation of STI products. 

ANSI/NISO Z39.18-2005; Scientific and Technical Reports – Preparation, Presentation, and Preservation

This Standard outlines the elements, organization, and design of scientific and technical reports.  It provides guidance to individuals and organizations in preparing reports and contains examples of best practices, with a recognition of the changing environment driven by the growing digital environment.

ANSI/NISO Z39.14-1997 (R2009); Guidelines for Abstracts

This standard helps authors and editors prepare useful abstracts by describing the components of an abstract and appropriate styles; includes examples which illustrate the instructions presented in the standard and clarifies how to handle special cases.

ANSI/NISO Z39.23-1997 (R2009); Standard Technical Report Number Format and Creation

This standard describes a flexible and unique numbering system that improves access to scientific and technical reports issued by the government and private organizations. It explains how and where the Standard Technical Report Number (STRN) should be assigned and used.


Last updated on Tuesday 01 May 2018