Standards

The EPFL Library offers you a wide range of electronic standards, including Swiss, European and international standards. Swiss standards (SIA, VSS, SNV) can be consulted thanks to a tablet available at the Library STM desk (mo-fr, 10am-6pm). Access ISO, ASTM and IEEE standards directly from any computer connected to the EPFL network or library computers.

The following conditions of use must be observed:

  • Downloading and transmission to third parties is prohibited
  • Printing is allowed conditions below (different for each type of standard)

Existing standards that govern activities related to architecture, engineering and building law.

The printing of SIA standards is reserved for the EPFL community.

  • An online version is available on request for ENAC staff. Contact the service [email protected] for more information.
  • A position in Sion is available for Energypolis employees. Contact Mr. Platteau ([email protected]) for more information.
  • For other faculties and ENAC students, the Library prints all standards on request (printing fee CHF 0.10/sheet) within a maximum of 7 days.

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Standards in the field of transport technology (signalling and marking).

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The printing of VSS standards is reserved for the EPFL community (employees + students).

Ask the library desk for the VSS standard you are looking for or write an email at [email protected] (printing costs CHF 0.10/sheet).

Standards of the Swiss Standards Association, the Swiss Telecommunications Association (ASUT), the Bureau des Normes de l’Industrie Horlogère Suisse (NIHS/FH), Electrosuisse, the Swiss Association of Road and Transport Professionals (VSS), the Swiss Society of Engineers and Architects (SIA) and SWISSMEM.

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Terms and conditions of use

Extract from the Agreement for access to online publications between the National Library and the EPFL library: “… Access only on the institution’s premises (no possibility of reproduction using the equipment made available by the institution…”, that is to say, no possibility of printing or copy and paste.

EPFL members can consult these standards on Saga Web.

These standards are available to the external public from the library computers.

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Terms and conditions of use

Downloading and printing of PDF files is not possible. The standards are available online, they can only be printed if they are available in HTML format. If you can’t find the standard that you need, please contact [email protected].

ASTM standards are American technical standards for materials, products, systems and services.

These standards are available online : ASTM Standards and Engineering Digital Library.

Official website

Terms and conditions of use

Users can download and print a standard or part of a standard for personal use. Sharing of the digital version is not allowed.

If you can’t find the standard you need, please contact [email protected].

IEEE standards are international technical standards for electrical engineering, computing and telecommunications.

These standards are available online: IEEE Xplore.

A search for standards can also be made on the IEEE Standards Association website.

Terms and conditions of use

Users can download and print a standard or part of a standard for personal use. Sharing of the digital version is not allowed.

If you can’t find the standard you need, please contact [email protected].

You will also find other standards in paper format in the BEAST catalogue.

Contact

Can't find the standard you're looking for?

[email protected]
+41 21 693 21 56