Order the United States National CAD Standard®

NCS Version 6

Online Web Document
NIBS Product Code: 92014-6.
ISBN: 978-0-9673513-5-9
September 2014

NCS V6 is available online, providing licensees with 24/7 access to the standard from their office computer, laptop, or PDA. The standard includes:

  • Foreword and Administration; AIA CAD Layer Guidelines; Uniform Drawing System; BIM Implementation; Plotting Guidelines and Appendixes.
  • Excel Files of: AIA CAD Layer Guidelines; UDS Terms and Abbreviations, Schedules, Regulatory Information; and Plotting Guidelines' tables, downloadable from the online document.
  • DWG, Line and Pat Files of Symbols, downloadable from the online document.

Review the NCS licensing options below and ORDER THE NCS

NCS V6 License Options:

Single License (1-2 Users)
A Single License allows one to two employee(s) of your company or organization – within a single office at a single location – to access the NCS. You may make one printed copy of the NCS for your company or organization.

List Price: $410
Member Price: $290
Academic/Government Price: $200
Student Price: $100

Site License (1-10 Users)
A Site License allows ten or fewer employee(s) of your company or organization – within a single office at a single location – to access the NCS. You may make no more than ten printed copies of the NCS for employees of your company or organization.

List Price: $1,050
Member Price: $730
Academic/Government Price: $520

Enterprise License (Unlimited with a single domain name)
An Enterprise License allows company-wide access — including multiple offices with a single domain name — to access the NCS. You may make unlimited printed copies of the NCS for employees of your company or organization.

List Price: $2,800
Member Price: $1,960
Academic/Government Price: $1,400

Member Rate

Members of NIBS, AIA and CSI qualify for the member rates.

Academic/Government Rate

Orders from United States Federal, State, and City Government and Academic Institutions qualify for the academic/government rate.

Student Rate

Students enrolled in an academic institution, with a ".edu" domain email address, qualify for the student rate.

Order Options

CREDIT CARD ORDERS—To order the NCS by credit card, please select your license option. Add your selection to the shopping cart and then proceed to check out. Follow the instructions for completing your order and provide your credit card account number, expiration date, the name as it appears on the card, and your credit card billing address. After completing the order, you may click on the View Invoice/Receipt at the top of the “Thank You” page or the Click here for a printable view of your order in your confirmation email to locate your Reference ID. You may then proceed to the NCS website at www.nationalcadstandard.org to create your USER ACCOUNT. You will need to use the Reference ID as your license code to create your user account and access the United States National CAD Standard.

CHECK ORDERS—To order the NCS by check, select your license option. Place desired items in your cart. Click "Checkout" to place your order. Add your selection to the shopping cart and then proceed to check out. Select "Check" from the payment options. Click "submit my order" to process your order and print your order confirmation. Prepayment is required on all orders. Your order will be placed on hold pending receipt of your check. Following receipt of your check, you will be sent an email receipt with your license code and a link to the NCS website (www.nationalcadstandard.org). Proceed to the website to create your user account. You will need the license code provided in your order confirmation email to create your user account.

RETURN POLICY—Licenses can be returned for a full refund provided a request on company/institution/agency letterhead is received within 30 days of the purchase date of the license with a statement attesting that all NCS files and information have been purged from all company computers, accompanied by a sales receipt.

PRICES—Prices are effective as of September 2014, and are subject to change without notices.