Purchasing Information

Digital PDF Downloads – Single-user

AWWA offers digital downloads (PDF files) for Standards, Manuals, and many of our technical books.

Single-User Licenses
When you purchase the PDF digital download you are purchasing a single-user license to that document. This license is for your use only and cannot be shared in anyway. Read the single-user license agreement.

Once purchased, PDFs are available in the My Account section on the site under the full set of Standards and the full set of Manuals are delivered on CD-ROM.

AWWA digital downloads can be found in the AWWA Store along with our printed products. You can either navigate by listed product types or search the AWWA Store. PDF files are designated as PDFs in the product’s name as well as by their search-result icon.

PDF files are DRM-free and unlocked.

International orders

AWWA welcomes orders for its products from anywhere in the world. Payment must be made in US currency. Note that customers are responsible for duties, taxes, and customs charges assessed by entities other than AWWA.

International Shipping. AWWA will add shipping charges to all orders from the AWWA Store. Shipping charges are calculated at 30% to Canada and 40% everywhere else, of the order total. International shipping for CD-ROMs and DVDs is a flat rate of $15.00. Orders are shipped Foreign Expedite: 5-15 business days for delivery.

For any special requests or if you need assistance, please email Customer Service or call at 800.926.7337 (001 + 303.794.7711 outside the US and Canada) for special processing.

International Distributors

International customers for AWWA technical resources may prefer the rapid service of a local distributor.

Additional Licensing & Distribution Partners
IHS Global
Techstreet Inc.
SAI Global
American National Standards Institute (ANSI) 
Knovel Corp.
Compu.tecture Inc.

United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Middle East, and Africa

Individual Orders:
Eurospan Group - Online bookstore
3 Henrietta Street
London WC2E 8LU
United Kingdom

Trade Orders & Enquiries:
Tel: +44 (0) 1767 604972
Fax: +44 (0) 1767 601640 or

ELOT (Standards only, Greece)

Aditya Books (P) Ltd
BSB Edge Private Limited
Kabdwal Book International
Techniz Books International
Infotech Standards (Standards only)

Normdocs Inc. (Standards only)

South America
Nortec (Standards only)

Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar
Booknet Co. Ltd.

Malaysia, Brunei
Apex Knowledge Sdn Bhd

Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia
Choice Texts Pte Ltd
Putra Standards

Mid-Far East
Hakhen Books
Elit Kitabevi Tic. Ltd.
Haward Publications