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


  • 16 February 2017 – INIS List of Journal Titles. The latest issue of the INIS List of Journal Titles (IAEA-INIS-11) is now available on the INIS website.    Read more →

  • 4 January 2017 – IAEA news story on INIS impact. An article published on the IAEA news page tells about the preservation of national scientific publications and development of a digital repository in a Member State institution supported by INIS.   Read more →

  • 16 December 2016 – INIS repository reaches 4 million records. On 14 December 2016, 46 years after its creation, the INIS repository reached four million bibliographic records.   Read more →

  • 9 December 2016 – The WorldWideScience Alliance participated at the Eighteenth International Conference on Grey Literature that took place from 28 to 29 November 2016 in New York.    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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