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NIST Virtual Library

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Dr. Taylor with high voltage laboratory equipment in background


Welcome to the public home page of the NIST Virtual Library (NVL), the portal to the services of the NIST Information Services Office (ISO). The links on this page provide access to publications and information services available to the public.

About ISO

The Information Services Office (ISO) is responsible for creating, maintaining, and disseminating a NIST knowledge base which supports the research and administrative needs required to fulfill the scientific, engineering, and technical mission of NIST. Learn more about the work and best practices of ISO by reading papers and viewing presentations by ISO staff. More about ISO...

NIST staff: access the internal NVL.

Selected ISO Presentations

Assessing Library Performance Using the Baldrige Criteria for Performance Excellence: Framework and Systems that Focus on Results and Ensure Sustainability

Assessing Library Performance Using the Baldrige Criteria for Performance Excellence: Role Model Practices

Developing and Implementing a Digital Media Device Lending Program

ISO preserves NIST History

From an instrument you could hold with one hand, to a gargantuan generator that filled an entire room, the National Bureau of Standards (now NIST), developed X-ray apparatus and standards which impacted medical treatment and research.

Learn more by exploring the X-ray Standards Photographic Collection.


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