Research – Resources

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Science.Gov searches over 50 databases and over 2100 selected websites from 13 Federal agencies, offering 200 million pages of authoritative U.S. government science information including research and development results. is governed by the interagency Alliance.

Research.Gov is the National Science Foundation’s (NSF) grants management system that provides easy access to research-related information and grants management services in one location. is the modernization of FastLane, providing the next generation of grants management capabilities for the research community.

WorldWideScience.Org is a global science gateway—accelerating scientific discovery and progress through a multilateral partnership to enable federated searching of national and international scientific databases and portals.

Star Metrics
STAR METRICS – Science and Technology for America’s Reinvestment: Measuring the Effect of Research on Innovation, Competitiveness and Science, is a multi-agency venture led by the National Institutes of Health, the National Science Foundation (NSF), and the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP).

Research Portfolio Online Reporting Tools (RePORT)
The Research Portfolio Online Reporting Tools provides access to reports, data, and analyses of NIH research activities, including information on NIH expenditures and the results of NIH supported research.

Grants.GOV is your source to FIND and APPLY for Federal grants. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services is proud to be the managing partner for, an initiative that is having an unparalleled impact on the grant community.

Government spending at your fingertips. ITDashboard.Gov The IT Dashboard is a website enabling Federal agencies, industry, the general public, and other stakeholders to view details of Federal information technology investments.

The IT Dashboard is a website enabling federal agencies, industry, the general public and other stakeholders to view details of federal information technology investments.