|Newletters (STANs)||Space Telescope Analysis Newsletters (STANs) are sent to observers via email, whenever there is news that may affect observation planning or analysis.|
|Instrument Handbook||The Instrument Handbook is the primary guide to the characteristics and use of the instrument. It is also available in PDF format.|
|Data Handbook||The HST Data Handbook is the primary reference for data format and analysis information.|
|Instrument Science Reports||ISRs are technical reports written by the COS Group staff about various aspects of the instrument and data. They usually contain in depth information about a specific topic.|
|Calibration Workshop Papers||The 2010 workshop presentations included a variety of COS-related subjects ranging from its commissioning and characterization to the most recent advances in data calibration.|
|220th AAS Posters||COS posters presented at the 220th American Astronomical Society Conference in June 2012.|
|215th AAS Posters||COS posters presented at the 215th American Astronomical Society Conference in January 2010.|
|Information Brochure May 2012||The COS Information Brochure contains an overview of the instrument's capabilities (PDF).|
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New in the Last 45 Days
November 2015 STAN
The COS/STIS Team announces a new high contrast imaging program designed at pushing down to the photon limit at the inner working angle of STIS' BAR5 aperture location, as well as a call to the community to help support this activity.
COS/STIS Team 06 Nov 2015
October 2015 STAN
In this STAN we announce the release of a new version of the COS Data Handbook (v3.0).
COS/STIS Team 19 Oct 2015