International Nuclear Information System (INIS)

International Nuclear Information System (INIS)

The International Nuclear Information System (INIS) is an international co-operative information system, operated by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), in collaboration with its Member States and co-operating international organizations, with over 30 years of experience. The IAEA is an autonomous organization within the United Nations System based in Vienna, Austria. INIS processes most of the world's scientific and technical literature that falls within its subject scope. INIS maintains a bibliographic database which currently contains over 2.2 million abstracted and indexed records and a comprehensive collection of over 500,000 of full texts of INIS scope publications which are not easily available through the commercial channels, making it the world's most comprehensive and leading information source on the peaceful applications of nuclear science and technology. INIS is the right place for those who need information on the peaceful applications of nuclear science and technology. Subject scope: Central areas - nuclear reactors, reactor safety, nuclear fusion, applications of radiation and radioisotopes in medicine, agriculture, industry and pest control. Related fields - nuclear chemistry, nuclear physics and materials science.