The NAIC requests that any publication based on results from Arecibo Observatory contains the following acknowledgement:
The Arecibo Observatory is operated by SRI International under a cooperative agreement with the National Science Foundation (AST-1100968), and in alliance with Ana G. Méndez-Universidad Metropolitana, and the Universities Space Research Association.
Publications that use data from the Arecibo Planetary Radar ("S-Band") system should also
The Arecibo Planetary Radar Program is supported by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration under Grant No. NNX12AF24G issued through the Near Earth Object Observations program.
NAIC budget permitting, for U.S.-based scientists able to show “conditions of demonstrable hardship”, NAIC can contribute towards publication costs for papers reporting original observations made with the Arecibo telescope. Publication support cannot be provided for investigators not based in the U.S.A. and its dependencies.