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Technical standards & specifications establish uniform criteria for engineering methods, practices, product specifications, and performance.
175,000 technical papers, STANDARDS, ebooks, and related publications from SAE- Society of Automotive Engineers. Contains many Aerospace standards.
Jane's by IHS
Full-text access to technical details (performance and specifications) for civil and military aircraft currently produced or under development. Details on the world's aircraft manufacturers.
ADA Standards establish design requirements for the construction and alteration of facilities subject to the law, enforceable for places of public accommodation, commercial facilities, and state and local government facilities.
American Gas Association
Research, reports, regulations about delivery of natural gas
American Water Works Association
International, nonprofit, scientific and educational society dedicated to providing total water solutions assuring the effective management of water. Founded in 1881.
ISO Standards - Select ones free during Covid-19
A select number of ISO standards relating to medical devices and equipment, biotechnology, security and resilience, and risk management are currently free.
Land Based Classification Standards
LBCS - Classifying land uses by refining traditional categories into multiple dimensions, such as activities, functions, building types, site development character, and ownership constraints.
National Fire Protection Association
NFPA publishes more than 300 consensus codes and standards intended to minimize the possibility and effects of fire and other risks
Manufacturers, regulators and consumers look to NSF International for the development of public health standards and certification programs to help protect the world’s food, water, consumer products and environment
IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Provides full-text access to all IEEE journals, magazines, conference proceedings, transactions, and standards
Full-text access to ASTM international standards, journals, and other publications.
ASTM Standards Relevant to Medical Industry (Covid-19)
While we always have access to ASTM standards through ASTM Compass, ASTM is making access to all standards free during the covid-19 pandemic. This page highlights standards especially relevant to PPE, hand sanitizer, and other medical equipment.
ANSI - American National Standards Institute
Standards & publications, U.S. and international standards, ISO
ANSI Standards Incorporated by Reference (IBR) Portal
"The American National Standards Institute (ANSI) Incorporated by Reference (IBR) Portal provides a one-stop mechanism for access to standards that have been incorporated by reference in the U.S. Code of Federal Regulations (CFR)" developed by standards developing organizations such as ISO, IEC, and others.