An Interagency Model for Collaboration and Operation. Interagency Portal for Science Education Meeting National Academies of Science March 18, 2009 Sharon Jordan Assistant Director Office of Scientific and Technical Information Office of Science U. S. Department of Energy.
Interagency Portal for Science Education Meeting
National Academies of Science
March 18, 2009
Office of Scientific and Technical Information
Office of Science
U. S. Department of Energy
*Seekers include researchers, entrepreneurs, students, educators, policymakers, program managers, or the science-aware citizen with an interest in science and technology
1 Perceptions of Library and Information Resources, OCLC survey report, 2005.
A Unique Collaboration with Tangible Results!
AGRICOLA Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition (CFSAN) Technology Transfer Automated Retrieval System (TEKTRAN
DefenseLINK Website DOT National Transportation Library Integrated Search DTIC S & T Database National Institute of Standards and Technology Data Gateway U.S. Patent & Trademark Office Database
NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS) SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)
NBII National Biological Information Infrastructure
NOAA Photo Library USGS Publications Warehouse
DOE Information Bridge Energy Citations Database
EPA Pesticides Factsheets EPA Science Inventory HSDB Hazardous Substances Databank NEW National Service for Environmental Publications (NSCEP)
National Technical Information Service (NTIS)
Cancer.gov NEW Centers Biologics Evaluation and Research (CBER)
Center for Drug Evaluation (CDER) ClinicalTrials.gov MedlinePLUS PubMed PubMed Central NEW TOXLINE Toxicology Bibliographic Information NEW
DOE Information Bridge DOepatents NEW DOE R&D Accomplishments Database NEW Energy Citations Database
Eprint Network NEW
ERIC Education Resources Information Center NSDL National Science Digital Library NSF Publications Database
Agriculture & FoodScience.gov Databases
Applied Science & Technologies
Astronomy & Space
Biology & Nature
Earth & Ocean Sciences
Energy & Energy Conservation
Environment & Environmental Quality
Health & Medicine
Math, Physics & Chemistry (Physical Sciences)
Natural Resources & Conservation
science information infrastructure.
This prompted interagency involvement.
Infrastructure for Science”
and science experts.
unique information specialties and resources
and hosts website
Founding Agencies in 2001
New Alliance Members
Science.gov - A Living Website
Science.gov - A Living Website
Provides links to administration information, meeting minutes, usage statistics, content selection and cataloging guidelines, subject category information, and outreach materials such as presentations and flyers.
Provides Alliance members and content managers a secure tool to quickly retrieve Agency metadata, add or edit resource records, and expedite the maintenance and quality control of the metadata and URLs.
Agency Content Managers Identify New Websites To Be Crawled/Indexed
The Metadata Input System “Add Record” page allows Alliance content managers to add new records using agency, subject category and other fields.
The Records List Can Be Viewed by Agency Crawled/Indexed
The Metadata Input System “View All Records” option provides an administrative view of all active records in Science.gov by agency and how they are categorized.
Science Education Topics on Science.gov: One Small Step for Access to STEM Resources