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Comprehensive and interdisciplinary coverage of the world's literature in every field of engineering, 1884 - present.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
The Institute oversees the creation, promulgation and use of thousands of norms and guidelines that directly impact businesses in nearly every sector: from acoustical devices to construction equipment, from dairy and livestock production to energy distribution, and many more. ANSI is also actively engaged in accrediting programs that assess conformance to standards – including globally-recognized cross-sector programs such as the ISO 9000 and ISO 14000 management systems.
Provided by ANSI - the premiere online resource providing free, easy-to-use, self-paced educational tools for standards and conformity assessment education. Includes acronym directory, standards database, and case studies among other learning resources.
Formerly known as the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM), is a globally recognized leader in the development and delivery of international voluntary consensus standards.
IEEE Stadards Assocation
The IEEE-SA is a leading consensus building organization that nurtures, develops and advances global technologies.
International Organization for Standardization (ISO)
The world's largest developer and publisher of International Standards.
National Institute of Standards and Technology
NIST is a non-regulatory federal agency within the U.S. Department of Commerce. NIST's mission is to promote U.S. innovation and industrial competitiveness by advancing measurement science, standards, and technology in ways that enhance economic security and improve our quality of life.
American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC)
Generally applicable requirements for the design and construction of structural steel buildings and other structures.
Materials & Products
- Online resource for Architecture/Engineering/Construction professionals, presenting you detailed information on companies and products.
- Searchable database of material properties includes data sheets of thermoplastic and thermoset polymers such as ABS, nylon, polycarbonate, polyester, polyethylene and polypropylene; metals such as aluminum, cobalt, copper, lead, magnesium, nickel, steel, superalloys, titanium and zinc alloys; ceramics; plus semiconductors, fibers, and other engineering materials.
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