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


  • 22 March 2017 – INIS Bibliometric service. As a modern digital repository, INIS features powerful functions to search, display and analyse bibliographic information. This can be used to perform various bibliometric studies.    Read more →

  • 13 March 2017 – Managing Nuclear Information- the Role of INIS. An article published on Linkedin, a professional networking site, discusses the benefits of INIS in managing international nuclear information and the various roles which it fulfils.    Read more →

  • 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 →

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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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