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The ASTM Standards and Engineering Digital Library (SEDL) is a vast collection of industry-leading standards and technical engineering information, including the ASTM journals and symposia papers (also known as Standard Technical Publications.) SEDL covers a broad range of engineering disciplines, including aerospace, biomedical, chemical, civil, environmental, geological, health and safety, industrial, materials science, mechanical, nuclear, petroleum, soil science, and solar engineering.

SEDL is comprised of:

  • Standards: Active, historical, withdrawn, and Redlined ASTM standards
  • Special Technical Publications: Nearly every paper presented at every ASTM Symposia.
  • Peer-reviewed articles from ASTM journals including: Advances in Civil Engineering Materials, Geotechnical Testing Journal, Journal of ASTM International Backfile, Cement, Concrete, and Aggregates Backfile, Materials Performance and Characterization, Journal of Testing and Evaluation, Journal of Forensic Sciences Backfile, and the Journal of Composites Technology and Research Backfile.
  • Manuals and Monographs including: Lubricants Handbook: Technology, Properties, Performance, and Testing; User’s Guide to ASTM Specification C 94 on Ready-Mixed Concrete; and Fracture and Fatigue Control in Structures: Applications of Fracture Mechanics: 3rd Edition.
Coverage: Standards: 1998-
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Users: unlimited concurrent users
Producer: American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM)

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Last modified: 12/22/14