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ACS Instrument Handbook The ACS Instrument Handbook serves as the primary reference for the instrument's characteristics and usage.
ACS Data Handbook The ACS Data Handbook provides information related to data reduction and analysis of ACS data. Users who are unfamiliar with HST data reduction are encouraged to review the Introduction to the HST Data Handbooks.
Instrument Science Reports (ISRs) ISRs are technical reports written by members of the ACS Group about various aspects of the instrument and data. They contain in-depth information about a specific topic.
Newsletters Space Telescope Analysis Newsletters (STANs) contains news that may affect observation planning and data analysis, and is available to subscribers via email.
Latest AAS Posters Latest poster presentations at AAS meetings (January 2013)
ACS Information Brochure This is a quick reference for those interested in the ACS and there is an updated section for pre- and post-failure operations.
DrizzlePac Handbook (June 2012) The DrizzlePac package has replaced MultiDrizzle in the HST Pipeline, and is also available for post-pipeline processing. This handbook contains information about enhancements in the new code, new capabilities, and how to use the package for drizzle image processing.
MultiDrizzle Handbook (January 2009) The MultiDrizzle Handbook has been superceded by the DrizzlePac Handbook, but is available for users who still use MultiDrizzle.
HST Dither Handbook (January 2002) The HST Dither Handbook has been superceded by the DrizzlePac Handbook, but remains available as an archival document.
2002 Calibration Workshop Proceedings from the 2002 Calibration workshop held from October 17-18, 2002 .
2005 Calibration Workshop Proceedings from the 2005 Calibration workshop held from October 26-28, 2005.
2010 Calibration Workshop Proceedings from the 2010 Calibration workshop held from July 21-23, 2010.
Miscellaneous ACS Documents This page points to various ACS documents that don't fit the categories listed above.

Paper copies of documents are available upon request.