OSTI.GOV: U.S. Department of Energy Office of Scientific and Technical Information

Publication Details

  • Time-span 1943 - present (citations), 1991 - present (full text)
  • Subscription Type FREE
  • Publisher U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI)
  • Resource Types Article Database
  • Description OSTI.GOV is the primary search tool for Department of Energy (DOE) funded science, technology, and engineering research results, and provides access to information previously available in SciTech Connect, DOE Information Bridge, and the Energy Citations Database. It serves as a portal to free, publicly-available DOE research and development (R&D) results. Contents include technical reports, bibliographic citations, journal articles, conference papers, books, multimedia, and data information. Material is included if the research was sponsored by DOE through a grant, contract, cooperative agreement or similar type of funding mechanism back to the 1940's. The database contains 2.5 million citations from 1943 to the present, and more than 670,000 full text reports, mostly from 1991-present. Subject areas include: physics, chemistry, materials, biology, environmental sciences, energy technologies, fission and nuclear technologies, power generation and distribution, engineering, computer science, renewable energy and other topics. Personalization features allow saved searches, alerts and export to citation managers. (Updated regularly)