Standards are developed and issued by professional engineering organizations - like the ISO (International Standards Organization) or IEEE - to ensure consistency and reliability in products and procedures. They formalize the guidelines and set minimum standards for industry to follow.
If you develop a product, that device must meet any applicable standards.
You can use the tools below to identify the name and number of standards, but will not be able to immediately access the full text of the documents. If you need help obtaining a standard for the your research contact Engineering liaison librarian Norah Mazel to discuss options. The library cannot guarantee purchase of all standards.