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Government Documents - Independent Agencies, Boards, and Commissions: National Science Foundation

Overview of the publications of federal boards, commissions, and other bodies in the Government Documents Collection.

The National Science Foundation (NSF) was established in 1950 to promote science in the U.S., primarily by providing funding to researchers through grants.

NSF formerly produced a number of translations of scientific publications from other countries and issued conference proceedings about a variety of scientific and technical issues. NSF also produces statistical reports about science education and its grants programs in the U.S. Our collection also includes Congressional hearings about budget requests and appropriations for NSF.

Government Documents has a number of NSF publications, including the following titles:

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