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Standards Documents: Standards

Resources for the UNLV community to find and learn about standards documents


UNLV Libraries provides access to a variety of standards documents to our researchers and students. Some sets are available to the public. On this guide you will also find information for instructors, students, and researchers interested in the standards publication process. If you have questions, please email Sue Wainscott, Engineering Librarian, at  

Locating engineering standards

Not sure which standards apply to your project? Try browsing the International Classification for Standards using the link below.

The below databases and webpages provide access to standards documents in Engineering and other fields. 

Locating standards for topics beyond engineering

Standards developing organizations

ANSI offers a variety of educational resources about standards.  Includes resources for K-12+ and professional development. 

IEEE offers Learn about the standards development lifecycle

Additional standards in the library collection, print and e-formats

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