STII provides the following services to internal and external clients:

  • Library services
  • Literature search, references and referral services
  • Specialized bibliography (upon request)
  • Data banking
  • On-the-job training and consultancy on IT, S&T information handling, processing and services
  • News, feaures, speech writing and copy editing
  • Media monitoring services
  • Photo/video/media coverage and documentation
  • Film showings
  • Concept design, lay-out and desktop publishing
  • Computer maintenance/troubleshooting
  • Online content development
  • Risograph printing service
  • Events Management Services

STII implements its mandates through two major programs:

A.   Operation of Science and Technology for Information Services

Activities under this program are consistent with STII’s first organizational mandate. These include:

•   Library operations covering multimedia materials acquisitions, cataloging and classification

•   Literature search, reference, and referral services

  • Current awareness services
  • Document delivery services

•   Documentation

•   Training and consultancy on IT, S&T information handling, processing and services

•   IT support

B.   Implementation of Science and Technology Promotion and Advocacy Program

Activities under this program are:

•   Information gathering, processing packaging, and dissemination to different media such as print, broadcast, radio, TV and new media

•   Production of in-house S&T publications

•   Drafting and editing of speeches, messages, and DOST documents

•   Production of media guides, posters, and customized promotional materials

•   Development of audio-visual packages

•   Media relations and related networking activities

•   Regional information extension services

•   Events Management Services

STII also administers and acts as secretariat to the DOST Science and Technology Information Network of the Philippines (ScINET-PHIL), the consortium of libraries and information units of the DOST System including its regional offices.