Current German Standards (DIN) are available in full-text within the database Nautos. Strict copyright regulations apply to standards. BTU staff and students are entitled to print out and download standards for their own scientific use only. External users are allowed to search within the database and read the full-text on the screen.
We held withdrawn DIN standards pre-6/2004 in print form → order form.
DIN drafts are available after free registration at Norm-Entwurfs-Portal.
You can search for and read VDE standards (also DIN VDE) in the database VDE-NormenBibliothek.
Search in BBSR archive for technical regulations (a lot of freely accessible PDF-files). Some digital copies were contributed by our library.
We also have a wide range of holding of TGL → order form for our users.
Many directories of construction components of the GDR are digitized by BBSR. Our holdings (in-library use only) can be found in the library catalogue (search for title keywords). Click for an order from the stacks on the "order".
Look regarding historical standards in our list of other providers.
- databases of standards
- DAfStb-Guidelines → see PDF
- DBV- and WTA-Merkblätter → see below Links / Our collection
- Bauregellisten → free of charge, see DIBt
- Zement-Merkblätter → free of charge see beton.org
- Regelwerke Brücken- und Ingenieurbau (ZTV-ING, RiZ-ING etc.) → see BASt
- BAWRegelwerke → see Hydraulic Engineering Repository (HENRY)
The electronic database Nautos contains national and international standards, technical guidelines and European legislation. Full-text is available for DIN standards (with exception of DIN VDE) and VDI Guidelines. Find out e.g. status, scope and references.