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Waterloo subscribes to standards from several organizations, listed below. If you cannot find the standard you are looking for, use the contact form on the Get Started page to place a request for the standard. Requests will be reviewed on an individual basis.
Provides standards and technical engineering information. Coverage: varies
The ASTM portal covers a broad range of engineering disciplines, including aerospace, biomedical, chemical, civil, environmental, geological, health and safety, industrial, materials science, mechanical, nuclear, petroleum, soil science, and solar engineering.
To access Standards, change the search field parameter to "Standards."
Print versions were issued in conjunction with other organizations, e.g., IEEE-ANSI. Search for older standards in the library catalogue. Include the search term "standard" for best results.
IEEE Xplore provides access to journals, annual conference proceedings, and IEEE technical standards.
Waterloo has access to some ISO standards through the TechStreet database.
Some older ISO standards are available through the library catalogue. Search for "International Organization for Standardization" as the Author/Creator.
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