do I order a publication from NIST?
are sold by the Government Printing Office (GPO) and by the National
Technical Information Service (NTIS). To purchase a NIST publication
you must have the order number. Order numbers are available from
the NIST Public Inquiries Unit
at (301) 975-NIST. Mailing address: NIST Public Inquiries, NIST,
100 Bureau Drive, Stop 3460, Gaithersburg, Md., 20899-3460.
Titles of NIST/NBS
publications are also included in the online catalog of the NIST
Virtual Library. This listing includes all holdings of the NIST
library, not just NIST publications.
If you have
a GPO stock number, you can purchase printed copies of NIST/NBS
publications from GPO. They will accept check, money order, VISA,
Mastercard, or Discover, or you can establish a deposit account.
Orders should be sent to the Superintendent of Documents, U.S.
Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402-9325. For
more information, or to place an order, call (202) 512-1800, fax:
NTIS can supply
paper,microfiche, and in many instances CD-ROM and download formats. Orders including an
order number may be sent to NTIS, Springfield, Va. 22161, via email at firstname.lastname@example.org, by phone at (800) 553-6887 or online by visiting www.ntis.gov. For more information call (800) 553-6847 or (703) 605-6000.
copies of many old NBS publications can be purchased from the Library
of Congress. Write to the Photoduplication
Service, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. 20540, call (202)
707-5640, fax: (202) 707-1771, email: email@example.com.
the bimonthly Journal of Research. Subscriptions are available from
the Government Printing Office for $31 per year, call, (202) 512-1800,
fax: (202) 512-2250. Recent issues are online at http://nvl.nist.gov/pub/nistpubs/jres/jres.htm.
of Physical and Chemical Reference Data is published jointly by
NIST and the American
Institute of Physics. Subscriptions to the bimonthly journal
and separately published graphs and supplements can be ordered from
the American Institute of Physics, Circulation and Fulfillment Division,
Suite 1NO1,2 Huntington Quadrandgle, Melville, NY 11747-4502. For
more information, see www.nist.gov/srd/jpcrd.htm.
may be available at a depository library for government publications.
Your local library should be able to identify the nearest depository