Bibliographic database with about 2,000,000 pieces of information about standards from 27 countries (e.g. ANSI, DIN, ISO), technical rules, German legislation related to technology, and valid EU guidelines.
You can also find the complete texts of the valid DIN standards (without VDE identification), VDI guidelines, ISO Standards and DWA guidelines.
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