This handbook simplifies the task of evaluating construction plans and specs to arrive at a reliable quantity calculation for pricing. It reflects the variety of technical data involved in the estimating process, including sizing, equipment requirements, and hundreds of other factors.
Excellent compendium of information about the ADA and related accessibility topics.
Standards are rules, techniques and conditions for engineering design, industrial practices, units of measurement, terminology, etc. Standards can be mandatory or voluntary. Think of standards as rules for uniformity, size, quality, performance, shape, definition and testing methodology of manufactured products.
SDSU students can access standards purchased by the library through a few online outlets. Print standards can be found in the Reference Collection located on the first floor of the Library Addition.
ASTM Compass 2.0 provides access to ASTM's 12,500+ standards, the ASTM Digital Library that contains 1,500+ books, 16,800+ Journal Articles, and more than 47,000+ papers, chapters and articles, as well as online training courses and videos.