The National Standard for Arts Information Exchange (a.k.a. “the Standard”) is a taxonomy of data fields and definitions used to collect and analyze information about arts constituents, projects, activities and resources. Periodically revised, the National Standard is the long-standing and current taxonomy for the collection of state arts agency grants and activities data. For more information, see:
- National Standard Reference Guide: Published in 2015, this reference document encapsulates all systems and fields based on the original National Standard and all subsequently adopted revisions.
- National Standard Revisions Change Log: This table summarizes every enacted revision to the National Standard from 1984 to 2014.
- Historical Implementation Manuals and Revisions Documentation: