ASSIST Quick Search (Military Standards)

The ASSIST database is the official source for specifications and standards used by the Department of Defense. Indexed documents include current and historical military and federal standards and specifications. The ASSIST document database houses over 180,000 PDF files associated with about 82,000 of the approximately 111,000 indexed documents. (Updates vary)

Publication Details

  • Time-span Dates vary
  • Subscription Type FREE
  • Publisher Managed by DLA Document Services for the U.S. Dept. of Defense
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  • Resource Types Patents and Standards