Access to publications by the American Society for Testing Materials (ASTM), including Standards, Technical Publications, Symposia and Selected Technical Papers, Proceedings, and journals.
Time-span1921 - current
Resource TypesPatents and Standards, Article Database, E-Books and E-Texts
DescriptionASTM Compass covers most engineering disciplines, including aerospace, biomedical, chemical, civil, environmental, geological, health and safety, industrial, materials science, mechanical, nuclear, petroleum, soil science, and solar engineering. The database includes full text of 13,000 active and historical ASTM standards, ASTM Symposia papers and Selected Technical Papers, ASTM Proceedings (1909-1965), the complete backlist of all eight ASTM peer-reviewed journals, and ASTM Manuals, Monographs and Data series. The ASTM Compass content (Manuals/Monographs/DataSeries/Journals/STPs) portion goes back to 1932. The ASTM Standards portion has been digitized from 1998 forward.