The library receives these standards in paper format and they are shelved in the Reference area at call number QC100/C3C2. An online index is available - Browse the CGSB catalog here.
The IEEE/IEE Electronic Library, via the IEEE Xplore web site, contains the full text of all IEEE and IEE journals and conferences, as well as a complete set of IEEE Standards. Searching by keyword and author name, or browsing by publication title is possible. Tables of content and abstracts as well as full page images of the articles are included in this resource.
Standards are indexed in databases such as Compendex by Engineering Village.
These standards are purchased individually as per a request from an individual faculty member or researcher on campus. A listing of CSA standards can be found by searching for Canadian Standards Association as an issuing body in the catalogue