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.

Submitter Responsibilities

  AN 241.1 Users AN 241.3 Users
DO NOT encrypt or password-protect STI products.
Do inform OSTI when permanently removing STI from your site's publicly accessible server.  
Do inform OSTI when your site’s publicly accessible server, hosting STI products, changes.  
Do update E-Link metadata when access limitations change for STI products.  
Do replace full-text STI via E-Link upload or URL for STI products as appropriate.  

*Only sites that can submit STI products to OSTI via AN 241.1 are eligible for assigning a unique URL and site-hosting STI products.

Last updated on Tuesday 27 February 2018