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Research Guide for Standards and Building Codes


Georgia Tech Library subscription standards databases

The ASTM Compass standards database includes selected standards for AASHTO (American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials), AATCC (American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists), API (American Petroleum Institute), AWWA (American Water Works Association), AENOR (Asociación Española de Normalización y Certificación; UNE is the Spanish Association for Standardisation and Certification), AWS (American Welding Society).

  • ASME Standards.  American Society of Mechanical Engineers. The Georgia Tech Library's ASME Standards subscription should now be live at with the following login steps: ASME Standards - you have to be on the VPN or on campus. Once you load the page, you then click the link that says "Click Here to access via Institutional Account" (top right corner). ASME Digital Library "Standards" top blue row; click here to access institutional account (top right corner).

In 2001, the American Society for Testing and Materials changed its name to ASTM International. Can refine to My Subscription.

If you have difficulty accessing the above standards database remotely, try using VPN. If access issues persist, Report an eResource Issue