British Standards Online covers all current, historic, and draft British Standards and more than 16,000 BSI adopted European and international standards.

  • the full texts of all current British Standards can be viewed online
  • you can search by name, subject and number
  • you can view technical handbooks, codes of practice and guidelines
  • everything is updated on a daily basis
  • printing of standards can only be done by a member of staff at a library. Please note that the British Standards Institution allows the printing of only 5 per cent of any British Standard from this database

To access British Standards online, enter the 8 digit borrower number on your library card (or on the reverse of your smartcard) in the box below and click on the submit button.