The International Nuclear Information System (INIS)
hosts one of the world's largest collections of published information on the peaceful uses of nuclear science and technology. It offers online access to a unique repository of non-conventional literature. INIS is operated by the IAEA in collaboration with over 150 members.

In focus


  • 27 May 2016 – Fukushima Nuclear Accident Archive (FNAA). In order to collect and preserve comprehensive information regarding the nuclear accident that took place at the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station in 2011, and ensure access to such information, the Library of the Japan Atomic Energy Agency (JAEA) developed the Fukushima Nuclear Accident Archive (FNAA).    Read more →

  • 03 May 2016 – 2015 INIS Progress and Activity Report. The newly released 2015 INIS Progress and Activity Report is now available.    Read more →

  • 26 April 2016 – Agreement signed between JINR and the IAEA. Within the framework of the Third International Rosatom Knowledge Management Forum “Integrated KM Solutions for R&D, Engineering and Operations Societies”, an agreement was signed between JINR and the IAEA.    Read more →

  • 21 March 2016 – Reports from the Net Enabled Waste Management Database (NEWMDB) now being incorporated into the INIS Repository. The INIS Secretariat has completed the integration of all of the Country Waste Profile reports from NEWMDB into the INIS repository.   Read more →

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Latest INIS Newsletter

45th INIS Anniversary Newsletter

2015 marks the 45th anniversary since the creation of INIS. INIS has come a long way since the IAEA Board of Governors approved the International Nuclear Information System in 1969. Officially, INIS started operations in January 1970, but it wasn't until May 1970 that its first product, the INIS Atomindex, was issued. This date is considered the 'birth' of INIS. This special issue of the Nuclear Information Newsletter is devoted to the first forty-five years of INIS.    Read more →

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