A standard sets out an agreed way of doing something. According to the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) definitions outlined in ISO/IEC Guide 2:2004:
NOTE: A code of practice and technical specification may be a standard, a part of a standard or independent of a standard.
A standard is usually represented by the acronym of the issuing organization followed by a number and the date of issuance.
Some institutions also include language as part of the code e.g. EN; DIN
The staff of the Engineering Division of the Alma Jordan Library are ready to help you get the materials you need!
As always, you can contact:
- Ray Ganessingh - Library Assistant II
- Adnan Maharaj - Library Attendant
- Randy Siew - Faculty Liaison Librarian - Engineering
☎ (868) 662-2002 ext. 82244