Go to SAI Global's Australian Standards website.
If you know the Australian Standard number, type it in Document Number on the top left.
Otherwise, type a keyword in Document title or keyword.
Two things to remember when you are going through your search results:
Here's an example when searching for 5601.1. The top result, AS/NZS 5601.1:2013, is the full standard including all amendments. The other search results are the amendments by themselves.
When the View Online or Download button is clicked, SAI Global will ask you to register or sign in.
If this is your first time using SAI Global, click New Registration to enter your email address and create a password.
SAI Global will then send a verification email. Remember to check both your Inbox and the Junk mail folder for this email.
Now that you are registered with SAI Global, you can download as many Australian Standards as you like.
Melbourne Polytechnic computers already have Adobe Acrobat installed.
Your student email address is "s", your student number, and "@student.mp.edu.au", e.g. firstname.lastname@example.org
Once Adobe Acrobat has been opened you must disable global object security policy.
To do this:
Click the File menu and Open, and go to the Downloads folder to find the downloaded Australian Standards.
If it doesn't appear, try exiting and starting Adobe Acrobat again. (There is no need to sign out of your Adobe account.
To print click on File and Print:
Remember: You will also need to add money to your student card to print.
Melbourne Polytechnic has a limited number of user licenses for SAI Global, so please Log Out when you have finished downloading.
Your username is your student number with an "s" in front, e.g. s1234567
Your email address is your username with @student.mp.edu.au at the end, e.g. email@example.com
Your default password is your date of birth YYYYMMDD, e.g. 19990704
Use this help page if you have any problems.