Government Resources · Scientific & Technical Reports

AGRICOLA
Bibliographic database of citations to the agricultural literature created by the National Agricultural Library and its cooperators. Includes animal & veterinary sciences, plant sciences, forestry, aquaculture & fisheries, farming & farming systems, agricultural economics, food & human nutrition, and earth & environmental sciences.
Backgrounders on Weather & Climate
Offers a quick look at the science and issues involved in major weather and climate topics researched at NCAR & UCAR, including hurricanes, the nitrogen cycle, a glossary of major patterns influencing weather and climate, a thunderstorm glossary, and background on wildfires and fire weather.
Defense Technical Information Center
Access for the U.S. Department of Defense and government-funded scientific, technical, engineering, and business related information listed in the technical reports collection since December 1974. Registration required to order documents.
Department of Energy – Information Bridge
Full-text records of Department of Energy (DOE) research and development reports in physics, chemistry, materials, biology, environmental sciences, energy technologies, engineering, etc.
Energy Citations Database
Citations for energy-related scientific and technical information from 1948 to the present.
Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy Network
Department of Energy site which features search and retrieval of energy-related technical reports.
EPA - Science Inventory
Searchable EPA database of more than 4,000 scientific and technical work products.
Federal R&D Project Summaries
Descriptions, awards, and summaries of federally funded (Department of Energy, National Institutes of Health, National Science Foundation) research.
NASA Scientific and Technical Information
Site for searching and ordering NASA-produced technical literature back to 1915.
National Science Digital Library
Gateway to educational resources for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
National Service Center for Environmental Publications
Access to EPA publications and digital titles dealing with the environment.
National Technical Information Service
Site for searching and ordering over two million government-sponsored scientific and technical reports.
Science Accelerator
Gateway to science, including R&D results, project descriptions, accomplishments, and more, via resources made available by the Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI), U.S. Department of Energy.
Science.gov
Selected science information from government agencies organized by topic.