NIST Special Publications
(Publications prefixed with an "SP" document number)
NIST SP 447: Weights and Measures Standards of the United States, A Brief History.
NIST SP 430: Household Weights and Measures (2004)
NIST SP 1020 Series: Consumer Packaging Labeling Guides (4 part series)
NIST SP 1001 (English): Basic Mass Metrology CD-ROM (2003)
Instructions: This course was originally created as a CD-ROM course using Macromedia Authorware™ (now part of Adobe). At this time, this course will operate better if you run it from your computer. Please download the Zip files and install all of the files from each Part (per language) into a single directory on your computer. If using Windows 7 or later, you will need to specify “use compatibility for Windows XP.” Please be aware that the “Enter” key (NOT “Tab”) must be used after entries throughout the course. Start the course by running the “NIST_Intro.exe” file.