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us: National Institute of Standards and Technology (U.S.)



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  • Variants

    • us: NIST
    • us: United States. Department of Commerce. National Institute of Standards and Technology
    • us: United States. Department of Commerce. Technology Administration. National Institute of Standards and Technology
    • us: United States. National Institute for Standards and Technology
    • us: United States. National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • Earlier Established Forms

    • United States. National Bureau of Standards
  • Sources

    • found: National Institute of Standards and Technology, 1988: t.p. (National Institute of Standards and Technology, U.S. Department of Commerce; name changed ca. 1988 [from National Bureau of Standards])
    • found: DAMA Symposium (1st : 1988 : National Bureau of Standards). Data administration, management and practice, proceedings ... 1988: t.p. (As of 23 Aug. 1988, the National Bureau of Standards became the National Institute of Standards and Technology when President Reagan signed into law the Omnibus Trade and Competitiveness Act)
    • found: Information standards quarterly, Jan. 1989: p. 6 (National Institute of Standards and Technology; NIST)
    • found: Advanced Technology Program, 1990: t.p. (U.S. Department of Commerce, Technology Administration, National Institute of Standards and Technology; NIST)
    • found: Phone call to National Inst. of Standards and Tech., 1/25/91 (National Institute of Standards and Technology is subord. to Dept. of Commerce, Technology Administration)
    • found: Standards development and information infrastructure, 1994?: t.p. (National Institute for Standards and Technology)
  • Change Notes

    • 1988-12-09: new
    • 2013-03-14: revised
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