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HOW ARE STANDARDS DISTRIBUTED?

IEEE standards are sold as individual documents in print and PDF format. IEEE standards are also included in the IEEE Electronic Library (IEL), and in IEEE Standards Online Subscriptions external link, which are topical collections of standards and drafts accessible online through an annual subscription.

They are also available through IEEE-SA approved distributors and resellers— who are based around the globe to effectively serve in-country standards access and needs.

IEEE standards can be purchased directly from IEEE through the IEEE Standards Store, external link IEEE Xplore® Digital Library external link or an IEEE Contact Center representativeexternal link