NRC-CISTI is mandated under the National Research Council Act 5 (1) (i) to establish, operate and maintain a national science library.
NRC-CISTI Strategic Goals Framework 2010-11
Canadian knowledge workers use NRC-CISTI as their trusted source of science, technology, and health information for the benefit of all.
To contribute to an innovative and knowledge-based economy by providing high value information and services in the areas of science, technology, and health.
Integrate science, technology and health information services into the workflow of researchers, innovators and entrepreneurs
Develop and foster infrastructure that enables the access, use and preservation of Canadian research outputs
Leverage CISTI's expertise in the provision of information services, and in building partnerships and collaborations, to provide innovative solutions
Cultivate an organizational capacity for innovation and collaboration through staff engagement and distributed decision making
Our Director General and members of the advisory board.
Initiatives that will expand access to digital scientific, technical and medical (STM) information essential to Canada's research, innovation and health communities.