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Standards at the Memorial University Libraries: Print Standards

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When a required standard is not available in the collection, the Memorial University Libraries will RUSH acquire it for current MUN students, faculty and staff - Recommendation for Purchase.

American Concrete Institute. ACI manual of concrete practice.     Ref TA 439 A358   

American National Standards Institute. [ANSI].     Ref TA 401 A655 

  • comprises hundreds of currentuncatalogued  pre-2000 ANSI standards, organized by standard number. 
  • post-2000 ANSI standards have been purchased on demand, catalogued individually & shelved in QEII Reference
  • withdrawn / superseded ANSI standards are removed yearly
  • see the online ANSI catalogue for more information 
  • ANSI recognizes standards from other organizations as American National Standards; thus, some standards are listed as ANSI/ASME, ANSI/AWS, ANSI/ISO, etc.

 American Water Works Association. [AWWA].      Ref TD 485 A57 MI Library

  • standards, 2001-2011, are catalogued individually then shelved with series call number
  • recent AWWA standards & manuals are received online in the Knovel collection. Records + access links available in OneSearch
  • online AWWA catalogue at

Canadian General Standards Board. [CGSB]         Ref TA 368 C25 QEII Library

  • Print copies of CGSB standards were received as they were published.
  • These are shelved together in the reference collection of the Queen Elizabeth II Library. These standards are not catalogued individually.
  • CGSB standards [2000-present] are freely available on the Government of Canada Publications web site - 

Canadian Standards Association [CSA]              Ref TA 368 C32 QEII Library

  • The print CSA standards collection comprises hundreds of uncatalogued current standards housed in QEII Reference
  • Standing order canceled July 2004
  • Withdrawn or superseded CSA standards are weeded from collection each summer

Energy Institute.                         Ref TP 691 I52 MI: 2009 | QE: 2010

Standard methods for analysis and testing of petroleum and related products and British standard ; 2000 parts.

International Organization for Standardization [ISO]         Ref TA 368 I48 QEII

  • Memorial University Libraries hold selected ISO standards
  • individual ISO standards are listed in OneSearch

Underwriters' Laboratories of Canada [ULS]            Ref TA 368 U5 QEII Library

  • S/o lapsed ~2000 series classed together at