Information about Open Use
Links to guides for open use policies and observation proposals.
The Astronomical Observation Data Service/ Analysis Portal provides links to open use data, data archives, and data analysis systems.
Astronomical Observation Data Service / Analysis Portal
NAOJ Recruitment Information
NAOJ constantly seeks talented new members. Application guidelines are published on the recruitment information page.
Acceptance of Sabbatical Researchers
NAOJ is accepting applications for researchers who wish to pursue independent investigation and research through the NAOJ sabbatical system.
Conferences and Events
Conference and Event Announcements
There are no announcements at this time.
Information regarding research conferences and events is also listed in the ‘For Researchers’ sections of individual project webpages.
Using the NAOJ Library
Contact Information for NAOJ Researchers
Permission for using Images and Videos in Presentations
Images can be downloaded from the NAOJ gallery and the galleries of individual projects. Please be aware that in some cases images related to research result announcements appear only on the research announcement page and not in the gallery.
Notice about the Image Use Policy
To use NAOJ images in research presentations or lectures, there is no need to apply for permission. Please credit the images “(c) NAOJ” or “Courtesy of NAOJ.” Even for paid lectures, as long as the lectures are for educational purposes, there is still no need to apply for permission.
To use NAOJ images in commercial products or activities, it is necessary to apply for permission.