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Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering (NAME)

American Boat and Yacht Council

The Standards and Technical Information Reports for Small Craft covers all the major boat systems. ABYC collaborates with safety organizations worldwide such as Transport Canada and the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). 

The most recent and complete volume can be found in print at Woodward Library. ABYC Standards and Technical Information Reports

Finding Standards - CSA and ISO

UBC Library provides access to a custom collection standards through Techstreet, a standards aggregator. 

Connect to Techstreet 

You will know you are connected to Techstreet as the UBC logo appears on the page. 

Make sure you have FileOpen installed in order to read the PDFs. You can download and install FileOpen from the Dashboard page in the Subscription column (left hand side), under Tools at the bottom of the page (see image below).

 

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Looking for more CSA standards?

Many CSA standards are available in the CCOHS database (Legislation section): http://resources.library.ubc.ca/page.php?id=144 

Some additional standards are available through the CSA Community Group (registration required): https://community.csagroup.org/welcome 

The Library has also purchased individual print copies of some CSA standards that can be found under the Canadian Standards Association in the library catalogue. 

If you are unable to find what you're looking for, please contact one of the librarians under Research Help in this guide. 

Additional Standards