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


  • 20 September 2016 – Helping to preserve YerPhI research heritage. . The preprints repository of the Armenian Yerevan Physics Institute (YerPhI) has been established.    Read more →

  • 04 August 2016 – Version 5.2 of the INIS Repository Search (IRS) released. . The new version comes with an all new look and feel. The substantially re-designed user interface is simpler, cleaner and hence offers an improved search experience.    Read more →

  • 04 July 2016 – INIS added to the website of the Permanent Mission of the Federal Republic of Germany to the IAEA. Information about INIS, including links to its website, the repository search, and the INIS Thesaurus will be used for new members of the Permanent Mission as part of the introduction to the IAEA.    Read more →

  • 06 June 2016 – INIS in the World. The XIV International Congress of Information-IV Forum on Information and Knowledge Management FIKM 2016 will be held in Havana, Cuba from 31 October to 4 November 2016.    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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