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 NIST Publications

NIST PUBLICATIONS

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has published a wide variety of scientific publications that document over 100 years of research and innovation. The NIST Digital Archives provides electronic copies of these publications, including the following:

 

Journal of Research

Journal of Research, NBS Scientific Papers, NBS Technologic Papers, and NBS Bulletin

These articles report results of NIST research in science and technology from 1904 to the present day. The four publications are available electronically here:

NIST History Volumes

NIST History Volumes

The complete history of NIST (formerly the National Bureau of Standards) from 1901 through 1993 is documented in three volumes. These histories are available electronically here:

Scientific Papers

Index of Early NIST Publications

These two publications indexes are part of the NBS Circulars, a series of compilations on various subjects related to the Bureau’s scientific, technical, and engineering activities. They are available electronically here:

A Century of Excellence

A Century of Excellence

This publication, published in 2001, commemorates the centennial of NIST by presenting brief accounts of selected classic NIST publications. It is available electronically here.

 

 

 

For more information about types of NIST series publications click here

 

The NIST Publications Portal is another way to locate NIST publicatiosns where you will find links to publication databases specific to the NIST laboratories which represent broad areas of research such as chemistry, physics, information technology, and materials science.

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