“Standards are documents setting out specifications, procedures and guidelines. They are designed to ensure products, services and systems are safe, reliable and consistent.“ (Standards Australia, 2018)
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Australian Standards (AS) are the official national standards of Australia. You can find and access the full text of all current Australian standards through
This database also contains some SAI, ISO, IEC, API and European standards.
Other Standards databases available through the library include:
- IEEE Standards
- American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE)
- ASTM Standards
Can't find your standard in these databases? Contact us for further assistance.