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ANSI Online Document Library

ANSI Online Document Library

The ANSI Online Document Library is comprised of two document collections:


Secure Document Library: connect.ansi.org

The connect.ansi.org document library contains documents available only to persons who are directly engaged with the Institute or one of ANSI’s activities.

NOTE: A password is required to access the document library; the same user ID and password can also be used to update your personal profile information on file with ANSI.

Upon confirmation of your addition to the ANSI membership rosters or to an ANSI committee, ANSI’s secure identity management system will automatically generate an e-mail with your user ID and a temporary password. Upon your first log in, your password can be customized.


Public Document Library: share.ansi.org

The share.ansi.org document library contains general information and resources about ANSI. This collection is open to any visitor to ANSI Online.

Procedures, Guides and Forms

A key component of the public document library is the collection of ANSI’s procedures, guides, and forms:


For access to standards and standards information:

ANSI eStandards Store


ANSI’s eStandards Store is a web-based ordering and delivery system for standards and related documents.

Standards Action


The Institute's key public review vehicle, Standards Action is published weekly to assure a complete consensus of ANSI members and the general public by facilitating review of proposed standards. Also included is information on draft American National Standards, governmental and other foreign standards and conformity assessment activities.

What’s New?


What’s New? is a weekly e-newsletter delivered to all ANSI members and registered contacts via e-mail. It provides updates on news, events and publications of interest to the U.S. standards community and contains convenient hyperlinks to the full text of news articles posted to ANSI Online.
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