The home of the U.S. Department of Energy's Scientific and Technical Information Program (STIP)

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.

Acronyms and Initialisms


AECAtomic Energy Commission
AMESAmes Laboratory
ANAnnouncement Notice
ANL Argonne National Laboratory
ANSIAmerican National Standards Institute
ATApplied Technology
B&R budget and reporting
BAPLBettis Atomic Power Laboratory
BNLBrookhaven National Laboratory
CAFControlled Access File
CD-ROMCompact Disk - Read Only Memory
CDIACCarbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center
CEMICenter for Environmental Management Information
CFRCode of Federal Regulations
CIMSClassified Information Management System
CRADAcooperative research and development agreement
CUIControlled Unclassified Information
DDEDOE Data Explorer
DOEUnited States Department of Energy
DOIDigital Object Identifier
DTDdocument type definition
DTICDefense Technical Information Center
DVDDigital Versatile Disk or Digital Video Disk
ECDEnergy Citations Database
ECIExport Controlled Information
ERDAEnergy Research and Development Administration
ESTSCEnergy Science and Technology Software Center
ETDEEnergy Technology Data Exchange
ETTPEast Tennessee Technology Park
FNALFermi National Accelerator Laboratory
FOIAFreedom of Information Act
FRDFormerly Restricted Data
FTFull Text
GFOGolden Field Office
GPOGovernment Printing Office
HTMLHypertext Markup Language
IAEAInternational Atomic Energy Agency
INISInternational Nuclear Information System
INLIdaho National Laboratory
IPARIndividual Procurement Action Report
JLABThomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility
KCPKansas City Plant
KAPLKnolls Atomic Power Laboratory
LANLLos Alamos National Laboratory
LBNLLawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
LDRDlaboratory directed research and development
LLNLLawrence Livermore National Laboratory
M&O  management and operation
NARANational Archives and Records Administration
NASANational Aeronautic and Space Administration
NEANuclear Energy Agency
NETLNational Energy Technology Laboratory
NIHNational Institutes of Health
NISONational Information Standards Organization
NNDCNational Nuclear Data Center
NNPINaval Nuclear Propulsion Information
NNSANational Nuclear Security Administration
NPTONational Petroleum Technology Office
NRELNational Renewable Energy Laboratory
NSFNational Science Foundation
NSINational Security Information
NTISNational Technical Information Service
OECDOrganization for Economic Cooperation and Development
ORAUOak Ridge Associated Universities
ORISEOak Ridge Institute for Science and Education
ORNLOak Ridge National Laboratory
OSSOpen Source Software
OSTIOffice of Scientific and Technical Information
OUOOfficial Use Only
PADSProcurement and Assistance Data System
PDFportable document format
PDFIportable document format image
PDFNportable document format normal
PDOUOProgram Determined Official Use Only
PIIPersonally Identifiable Information
P.L.Public Law
PNNLPacific Northwest National Laboratory
POCpoint of contact
PPPLPrinceton Plasma Physics Laboratory
R&Dresearch and development
RDRestricted Data
RD&Dresearch, development, and demonstration
RSICCRadiation Safety Information Computational Center
RWDRequired with default option
S&T scientific and technical
SBIRSmall Business Innovative Research
SGMLstandard generalized markup language
SIACSpecialized Information Analysis Center
SLACSLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
SNLSandia National Laboratories
SRCScience Research Connection
SRELSavannah River Ecology Laboratory
SRNLSavannah River National Laboratory
SRSSavannah River Site
SSIMSSecurity Information Management System
SSLSecure Socket Layer
STIscientific and technical information
STIABScientific and Technical Information Advisory Board
STICGScientific and Technical Information Coordinating Group
STIPScientific and Technical Information Program
STRIPESStrategic Integrated Procurement Enterprise System
STTRSmall Business Technology Transfer Program
TAPTagged Acquisition Protocol
TIOTechnical Information Officer
TJNAFThomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility
U.S.C.United States Code
UCNIUnclassified Controlled Nuclear Information
URLuniform resource locator
WCHWashington Closure Hanford
WFOWork for Others
WWWWorld Wide Web
XMLExtensible Markup Language
Y-12Y-12 National Security Complex


Last updated on Monday 18 June 2018