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Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology

IEEE Color Series/3000 Standards

IEEE is transitioning the color series to the 3000 Standards Collection for Industrial & Commercial Power Systems. The released 3000 standards are available in pdf format through IEEE Xplore. Search by the standard number (eg. IEEE 3004.1) and limit by standards.

Technical Standards Organizations

Standards organizations listed by country.

Standards Collections

Check the Library Catalogue for individually purchased standards.

Canadian Electrical Code

You can find the Canadian Electrical Code in the database CSA Online: Canadian Standards Association.

If you are off-campus, login when prompted using your BCIT credentials.

This database is tricky to use.

A sample search for entire parts of the Canadian Electrical code:

  • click on My Library  
  • in search box enter: Canadian Electrical Code, Part I (25th Edition)  
  • click on CSA C22.1:21 link 
  • click on the second CSA C22 1:21 link
  • click on view online

A sample of how to find parts of the Canadian Electrical code

  • click on my library
  • use left sidebar subject area
  • click on show more
  • use the down arrow icon to open dropdown menu
  • use the down arrow icons to open up sub-categories including Electrical Code parts
  • click on the part you want to view 
  • click on the link in the result list
  • click on the link for the year you want to view
  • click view online

To view documents, use the "View Online" button. PDF download instructions. Printing is not possible.

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