May 18, 2022

First Installment of Bibliographic Records for NIST Publications on Now Available GitHub Repository

From the Federal Depository Library Program:

Library Services and Content Management (LSCM) is making available, free of charge, bibliographic records for the online versions of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) publications on the CGP on GitHub repository. The first installment, containing 2,442 records in four series, is now available.

  • C 13.2: – NIST National Construction Safety Team Act Reports – 9 records
  • C 13.11: – NIST Handbooks – 11 records
  • C 13.38: – NBS Report – 979 records
  • C 13.58: – NISTIR – 1,443 records

LSCM will continue to release record sets until the entire collection of nearly 10,000 records in 13 series/SuDoc stems has been posted.

To download the record sets, follow the instructions available on the Sources of GPO Cataloging Records page on

Learn more about bibliographic records for NIST publications on GitHub.

About Gary Price

Gary Price ( is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.