American national standard for permanence of paper for publications and documents in libraries and archives / approved October 26, 1992 by the American National Standards Institute ; developed by the National Information Standards Organization.

Author
American National Standards Institute [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New Brunswick, N.J. : Transaction Publishers, c1993.
Description
xii, 7 p. ; 26 cm.

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Series
National information standards series, 1041-5653 [More in this series]
Continues
American national standard for information sciences--Permanence of paper for printed library materials
Summary note
This standard establishes criteria for coated and uncoated paper that will last several hundred years without significant deterioration under normal use and storage conditions in libraries and archives. The standard identifies the specific properties of such paper and specifies the tests required to demonstrate these properties.
Notes
  • "This standard is a revision of American National Standard for Permanence of Paper for Printed Library Materials, Z39.48-1984. It was prepared by Standards Committee II of the National Information Standards Organization"--P. vii.
  • "ANSI/NISO Z39.48-1992."
Other title(s)
Permanence of paper for publications and documents in libraries and archives
ISBN
  • 0887389325
  • 9780887389320
Tech. report no.
ANSI/NISO Z39.48-1992
OCLC
28762826
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