While ASTM is best known for it's standards, the ASTM Compass also includes nearly every other ASTM publication—that’s 1,500+ books and 60,000+ papers and chapters, dating back to 1932. These are seminal reference publications that provide:
Three main collections of publications make up the books, journals and papers of the Digital Library. All current and historical ASTM standards are available online.
Each year, hundreds of technical experts present and publish papers reflecting their research and insight on the need for new standards. These papers undergo a rigorous peer-review process to ensure scholarly content and technical accuracy.
14,000+ peer-reviewed papers are available from ASTM’s world-renowned journals including: Geotechnical Testing Journal, Journal of Testing and Evaluation, Journal of ASTM International, Journal of Forensic Sciences (JOFS) Backfile 1972-2005, and historical issues of the Journal of Cement, Concrete, and Aggregates (CCA), and the Journal of Composites Technology and Research (JCTR).
These include best selling titles such as Fuels and Lubricants Handbook: Technology, Properties, Performance, and Testing; User’s Guide to ASTM Specification C 94 on Ready-Mixed Concrete; and Fracture and Fatigue Control in Structures: Applications of Fracture Mechanics: 3rd Edition.
February 1, 2013